Exquisite Country Retreat
Chester, Orange County, New York
This custom Colonial-style home is nestled on 9.9 acres of meticulously maintained and sub-dividable property. As you enter through the two-story entranceway, you'll immediately appreciate the attention to detail and tasteful design, including crown molding throughout the home. The main level of the house exudes elegance and functionality. A formal dining room sets the stage for memorable gatherings, while French doors open to a private den. The chef’s kitchen features stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and an expansive center island. It seamlessly flows into a spacious family room adorned with a custom stone fireplace. One of the highlights of this property is the three-season room, a true sanctuary. Complete with a custom-built bar and a wall of windows, this room overlooks a private oasis, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding beauty. Just a few steps off the main level a bonus room awaits, boasting vaulted ceilings, plenty of natural light, a full bathroom, and a private entrance with a porch. On the second floor, you'll find three well-appointed bedrooms, a full bathroom, and a generously sized primary bedroom. The primary bedroom features a walk-in closet and a stunning ensuite bathroom, adorned with granite countertops and detailed custom cabinetry. On the lower level you'll find a full bathroom, an office/den, radiant heat and a walkout to a private patio with picturesque views. The outdoor amenities of this property are truly exceptional, evoking a resort-like lifestyle. Step outside to discover a 20x40 in-ground heated pool with a natural stone waterfall, surrounded by an expansive paver patio. A wood burning fireplace and a hot tub add to the ambiance, while lush gardens enhance the tranquil atmosphere. A natural spring-fed Koi Pond, a driving range, and a nine-stall horse barn with a tack room and loft cater to the horse enthusiast, providing ample space for equestrian pursuits. Completing the outdoor amenities are an outdoor riding ring, a round pen, two paddocks and a wide open field perfect for an afternoon gallop. Practical features of the property include a new roof, a new well, a new pool liner, and a 3-zone heating and AC system. An in-ground sprinkler system ensures the lush landscaping remains vibrant and well-maintained. This property offers an extraordinary lifestyle, combining luxury, comfort, and natural beauty. Whether you seek a private retreat, an entertainer's paradise, or a haven for equestrian pursuits, this property is sure to exceed your expectations and is located just 60 miles from Manhattan.
Theresa "Terry" Negast
, Christies International Real Estate