Ancram, NY, US
23 Old Gordon Farm Rd
Magnificent mountain views await at this 30 acre contemporary perched high above rolling meadows and pristine farmland. Sited on one of the most scenic private roads in Columbia County, this sleek and stylish home was built with every amenity for year round relaxed enjoyment and entertaining. Step out porches from all living areas provide for seamless entertaining indoors and out, as well as a chef's kitchen with walnut butcher block island, 5 burner DCS gas range w/griddle, 2 sinks and double stainless wall ovens. With double-height ceilings and large windows throughout, the picturesque views of the Taconic and Berkshire Mountain ranges are always present. An open floorpan in the living and dining areas provide guests and family multiple spaces for togetherness and the 'rustic modern' style fireplace in the great room makes a cozy place to spend a winter day. The private and spacious master suite includes French doors opening to a deck with hot tub access, a walk-in closet and bathroom with antique limestone tile, pebble shower floors and double shower heads. The guest wing features 4 bedrooms built around a game/playroom that offers privacy from the rest of the home and a great space for kids or guests to congregate. Special features include fiber optic internet, radiant heat throughout, a vintage double sink in the guest room with ensuite bath as well as built-in closets and storage in each room. Thoughtfully designed with a separate laundry and a mudroom. Outside, the grounds feature an AIA award winning barn/2 plus car garage with a potting area designed by architect Max Worrell. This building could also easily convert to a guest house. An in-ground gunite pool with pergola and seating area overlooks the expansive property and a small orchard allows for your own homegrown fruit in the summertime. A favorite location for magazine photo shoots, beautiful professional landscaping adds to this picturesque property with flowering trees, perennial beds and plantings throughout. With only a 2 hour drive from NYC, 20 minutes to Catamount Ski area, 30 minutes to downtown Gt. Barrington or Hudson, and 15 minutes from Millerton, NY and the Wassaic train Station make this the perfect weekend getaway or full-time residence.