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85 Main ST
Margaretville, NY 12455 View On Map
$799,000 USD
6 Beds
2 Baths
1 1/4 Baths

The Penultimate Dream of a Catskills Victorian Country House is now available for the first time in a generation. Total seclusion, picture postcard views and grounds, and a classic Victorian Mansion all at the edge of the charming Catskills Village of Margaretville. Crafted in 1901 for grand hospitality there is the prestigious wood paneled Great Hall formal entry with dual parlors each with fireplaces and a third fireplace in the adjoining dining hall. The oak cabinet-lined butler’s pantry connects to the fittingly updated but organically simple kitchen. The extensive covered porches wrap three sides of the home and overlook the front lawn sloping to the in-ground swimming pool. There is a ground level entrance to a cedar sauna for warming up after a swim or ski adventure. The property is fronted by the East Branch of the Delaware River feeding into the Pepacton Reservoir just up the road for fishing, canoeing and kayaking. The longtime owner’s purchased the home from a famed 60’s photographer whose legendary parties are still whispered about in the town. They have kept the classic interior styling intact with original bathroom fixtures and appropriate décor while keeping it upgraded with a new kitchen new roof and proper maintenance. Leaded-art-glass windows fill the grand staircase with light to a sitting room on the 2nd floor landing .5 bedrooms; 4 with fireplaces, are arrayed around this spacious hall. 3 of the bedrooms adjoin the 2 bathrooms that also connect to the hall. Upstairs is a fantasy attic with a huge den and 4 more rooms at each corner perfect for additional guests or use as a study and studios. On 4 acres with additional adjoining acreage available this property feels like a remote mountain site but Is actually the last property at the edge of the village of Margaretville and only 2 minutes to shopping and dining in this charming community.

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Property Summary

MLS/ID#:
35285
Lot Size:
4.50
Property Type:
Single Family Detached
Year Built:
1901
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