Wind down the quiet dirt road, over the six country bridges and arrive at this rare, perfectly restored 1760's farmhouse sited on 40+/- pastoral acres. The meticulously maintained residence features a 2009 addition designed in the tradition of the original home. The authenticity of the restoration and addition belies the 21st century amenities which make it an ''antique house that has it all''. Seven Bridges' pastoral acres feature multiple barns, a heated pool, paddocks and stream. The farm enjoys privacy as it abuts a 500+/- acre estate. The house contains five bedrooms and five baths, and 6 wood-burning fireplaces, perfect to cozy up near. The heated pool is privately located on the upper field with broad views overlooking the open fields and paddocks
The main residence offers a kitchen boasting a Brazilian Cherry island with seating, granite countertops, two dishwashers, Sub Zero refrigerator, double sinks, Viking cook top and English plumbing fixtures. It has a copper clad bar with sink and two Sub Zero drawers. The dining room, with fireplace, is complemented by an informal windowed dining porch overlooking the stream and opens to a large stone terrace with built-in grill. The living room, also with fireplace, sits adjacent to the walnut-paneled library with an additional fireplace.Located on the second floor are TWO master bedroom suites each with bath ensuite and steam showers. One of the masters has a 3 glass walled sitting area or sleeping porch. With two more bedrooms on this floor there is a fifth on the 3rd floor. The finished basement is a favorite for watching TV or playing billiards. It has stone walls, an oversized fireplace, beamed ceilings and a heated floor.
One of the barns contains an art studio with bath. Another, a one-bed apartment with kitchen, a large open beamed barn, stalls for three horses with run outs, three paddocks, and tack room with radiant floor.
4,140Â± sq. ft. beautifully renovated farmhouse with 5 bedrooms and 5 baths
40Â± pastoral acres with mature landscaping, and a striking hillside of flowering crab apple trees
Additional structures include a barn studio, and barn apartment
Barn apartment also features a large open beamed main area, stalls for three horses with run outs, three paddocks, and tack room with radiant floor
2 bluestone patios with fieldstone walls, one with a built in stone grill
Old Chatham is in the heart of Hudson Valley Columbia County. Located just 2.5 hours on an easy Taconic Pkway trip from NYC , it is also only 30 minutes from the vibrant city of Hudson and an Amtrack station
The Old Chatham Hunt Club offers foxhunting, beagle trials, trail rides and social events which tie the community to its equestrian and agricultural roots