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62 Block House Road

Essex, NY 12936
  • $625,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 14 Days
  • MLS #: 201821
UPDATED: 88 min ago
$625,000
  • 4
    BEDS
  • 11.3
    ACRES
  • 2
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 4,412
    SQFT
  • $142
    $/SQFT
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1886
County:

School Ratings & Info

School District:

Description

Sweeping views overlooking the Green Mountains of Vermont, with open fields to the east and woods to the west, this large Victorian circa 1886, with its classic wraparound porch and large turret, featuring third-floor rooms with views of the lake, is being offered for the first time ever on the market. The house has undergone several updates, including a wing that now serves as the kitchen, complete with a large walk-in pantry. Many of the original features are still intact, including two fireplaces, a beautiful wood staircase, and hardwood floors throughout (under the carpet).The primary bedroom and Bedroom #2 boast large walk-in closets, and the main bathroom has been updated to include a large soaking tub. The third floor features a large turret with expansive views, perfect for a studio or home office space.The beautiful rolling 11.3 acres are adorned with several old stone walls, a lovely pond, and a small structure that once served as an ice house and a large a two-car garage with extra storage space. The property is located on a seldom-traveled dirt road only two miles from the historic hamlet of Essex, New York, with its restaurants, shops, and ferry to Vermont. A short distance away are hiking and skiing opportunities in the Adirondack Mountains, and you can enjoy the extensive walking trails offered by the Champlain Area Trails. Nearby Willsboro, just a 5-mile drive, offers many services including grocery store, health services, a bank, hardware store and library. Located a short drive to Willsboro's public beach, close to two full-service marinas with seasonal restaurants and a state boat launch site. Additional amenities the town offers, includes pickleball courts, tennis courts, and a public golf course. Close to Lake Placid for hiking and skiing, a short drive to the ferry to Vermont, just 4 hours to Boston, 2 1/2 to Albany, and 90 miles to Montreal, Canada.

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62 Block House Road Essex, NY 12936

  • Price: $625,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 14 Days
  • Updated: 88 min ago
  • MLS #: 201821
4
Beds
2
Baths
0
½ Baths
11.3
Acres
4,412
SQFT
$142
$/SQFT
1886
Built
Neighborhood:
Willsboro, Essex, Elizabethtown, Lewis, Westport
County:
Essex
Area:
Willsboro, Essex, Elizabethtown, Lewis, Westport
School District:
Willsboro
Property Description
Sweeping views overlooking the Green Mountains of Vermont, with open fields to the east and woods to the west, this large Victorian circa 1886, with its classic wraparound porch and large turret, featuring third-floor rooms with views of the lake, is being offered for the first time ever on the market. The house has undergone several updates, including a wing that now serves as the kitchen, complete with a large walk-in pantry. Many of the original features are still intact, including two fireplaces, a beautiful wood staircase, and hardwood floors throughout (under the carpet).The primary bedroom and Bedroom #2 boast large walk-in closets, and the main bathroom has been updated to include a large soaking tub. The third floor features a large turret with expansive views, perfect for a studio or home office space.The beautiful rolling 11.3 acres are adorned with several old stone walls, a lovely pond, and a small structure that once served as an ice house and a large a two-car garage with extra storage space. The property is located on a seldom-traveled dirt road only two miles from the historic hamlet of Essex, New York, with its restaurants, shops, and ferry to Vermont. A short distance away are hiking and skiing opportunities in the Adirondack Mountains, and you can enjoy the extensive walking trails offered by the Champlain Area Trails. Nearby Willsboro, just a 5-mile drive, offers many services including grocery store, health services, a bank, hardware store and library. Located a short drive to Willsboro's public beach, close to two full-service marinas with seasonal restaurants and a state boat launch site. Additional amenities the town offers, includes pickleball courts, tennis courts, and a public golf course. Close to Lake Placid for hiking and skiing, a short drive to the ferry to Vermont, just 4 hours to Boston, 2 1/2 to Albany, and 90 miles to Montreal, Canada.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Old StyleVictorian Attached Garage YN No Foundation Details Stone Garage Spaces 3.00 Garage YN Yes Roof Slate

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3812.00 Appliances DishwasherWasher/DryerRefrigeratorElectric Water HeaterElectric RangeElectric Oven Basement Sump PumpUnfinished Bathrooms Total 2.00 Below Grade Finished Area 0.00 Below Grade Unfinished Area 600.00 Cooling Window Unit(s) Fireplace Features DenLiving Room Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 2 Heating BaseboardOilHot WaterElectric Interior Features Cedar Closet(s)Walk-In Closet(s)PantryHigh CeilingsKitchen Island Kitchen Level First Laundry Features Laundry RoomMain Level Levels Three Or More Living Area 3812.00 Living Room Level First Patio And Porch Features Front PorchWrap Around Primary Bedroom Level Second Rooms Kitchen (1 Level) Laundry (1 Level) Dining Room (1 Level) Den (1 Level) Office (1 Level) Living Room (1 Level) Primary Bedroom (2 Level) Bedroom 1 (2 Level) Bedroom 2 (2 Level) Bathroom 3 (2 Level) Other Room (3 Level) Office (3 Level)

Property Features

Land Tax Annual Amount 4054.00 Lot Features BluffWoodedViewsGentle Sloping Occupant Type Owner Other Equipment Generator Other Structures Shed(s) Seasonal Property YN No Security Features Security System Sewer Septic Tank Tax Annual Amount 8784.00 Tax Assessed Value 486600.00 Utilities Electricity ConnectedPhone AvailableInternet Available View LakeMeadowTrees/WoodsPastureMountain(s) Water Source Well Drilled Waterfront YN No Zoning Residential

Listing courtesy of Covered Bridge Realty: (518) 963-8616.


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