Listing Detail #153247 — Residential

Summary

Listing Price: $2,995,000

Address540 County 17 Route, Chatham, NY 12136
Bedrooms5
Bathrooms6 (3 full, 1 half, 2 three-quarter)
Year Built1994
Square Feet5655
Lot Size80 acres
Welcome to Valley View, a premier equestrian estate in the Hudson Valley. Follow the quarter-mile driveway to discover a private 80 acre oasis of rolling hills, green paddocks, ponds, mature gardens, pool, and panoramic views. The property, featuring a thoughtfully updated colonial manor house, barns, and facilities, blends seamlessly with the natural beauty of the setting. Valley View offers an idyllic retreat, combining timeless elegance and modern luxury for horse enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.Built in 1994 and expanded significantly in 2006, the well maintained colonial manor exudes traditional charm and sophistication. Classical hedges and stone pathways guide visitors to the front entrance. Inside, the home features high ceilings and grand windows, bathing the interior in natural light with stunning views at every angle. A fusion of classic equestrian hunt club style and modern designer touches creates a comfortable yet elegant aesthetic. Spanning 5,500 square feet, the home is thoughtfully proportioned, ensuring flow between private and common spaces. A custom chef's kitchen, vaulted dining room, family den, wine cellar, finished basement, and a two-story, coffered great room that opens to a patio, provide an incredible setting for entertaining. The home also features five large bedrooms and bathrooms. Practicality meets style with an attached three-car garage, mudroom, and storage area, adding to the home's functionality.Valley View's 80 acres are an equestrian haven, featuring six spacious paddocks, a dressage ring, and an 8-stall barn complete with a tack room, wash stall, feed room, and upper-level studio apartment. Additionally, a 5 bay utility barn provides protected storage for all farm equipment and vehicles. The property's ride-out is extensive, encompassing hundreds of acres and connecting to a vast network of trails in the equestrian-focused area of Chatham and Old Chatham.While Valley View offers a private and secluded retreat, its location is central to a variety of Hudson Valley attractions and popular destinations. A short drive to Kinderhook, Chatham, Albany, Hudson, and the Berkshires provides easy access to acclaimed restaurants and entertainment, as well as local farmers' markets and community events. This picture-perfect property harmonizes the tranquility of rural living with the benefits of Upstate access, establishing Valley View as an unparalleled opportunity.

Contact Information

Anthony Dargenzio — Houlihan Lawrence Inc.

Primary Phone(518) 821-0826
Emailadargenzio@houlihanlawrence.com
Office Phone(518) 822-0300
Office Address237 Warren Street, Hudson 12534

General Information

Electric Included200 Amps
Total Rooms9
Bathrooms3 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, 2 three-quarter bathrooms
BasementCrawl,Finished,Partial,Walkout
Appliances IncludedClothes Dryer,Clothes Washer,Dishwasher,Wall Oven,Refrigerator,Stove,Bar Fridge
Paved StreetYes
Stream/Pond2 stocked ponds
GarageAttached,Detached
Garage Spaces8
ZoningRL20
School DistrictChatham
AreaChatham — Columbia County
ViewsBerkshire,Country,Farmland,Lake,Mountain,Panoramic,Parklike,Pastoral,Pond,Valley View,Wooded
SecludedYes
Flood ZoneUnknown

Property Features

ConditionGood
StyleCenter Hall,Colonial
RoofAsphalt
SidingCedar,Clapboard
WindowsDouble Glazed,Insulated,Shutters
FloorsCarpet,Ceramic,Hardwood
Central AirYes
PoolYes
# of Fireplace2
Fireplace LocationDining Room,Great Room
ConstructionFrame
FoundationPoured Concrete

Public Records

School Tax$18,780
Town Tax$9,243
Village Tax$0
Assessment$1,400,000
Tax ExemptionsNo

Utilities

WaterWell
SewerSeptic Tank
Electric200 Amps
Heater TypeZoned,Radiant,Hot Water
Water HeaterOff Furnace

Directions

Route 66 north from Chatham to County Rt. 17 to Valley View Farm on the right.