Property ID : 23 Raccoon Forks Road Old Chatham NY
For Sale $599,000
The quintessential country retreat, this Timberpeg post & beam Modern Farmhouse is based on the iconic red barn vernacular w/ board & batten siding, cedar shake roof & soaring interior, set on 8.6 bucolic acres of open meadow. Mountain views in the distance. The exceptional interior is spacious & airy, yet cozy, all at once. Built in 2006 by a top builder, the quality of the construction is extremely fine. Wide board pine floors & criss crossing pale beams complement the white walls creating a chill, serene aesthetic. The great room, as the heart of the home, has a huge fireplace w/ dining area & country kitchen complete with soapstone counters & sink & white shaker cabinets. A first floor master bedroom with ensuite bathroom & walk in closet completes the 1st floor. The 2nd floor holds the 2 additional bedrooms with their en suite baths and a gallery-like loft sitting area. Down a quiet country lane, the home is best described as magical. 25 min to Hudson, 30 to Albany, 2.5 hr to NYC.