1700's Stately Federal Style Estate ideally set back on 19+/- private acres with panoramic vistas from the rooftop Captain's Walk. Three levels of finished living totaling 4,000 sqft +/-, with ample-sized rooms, high ceilings and original features make this a spectacular home for entertaining. The home's layout includes all the right spaces for gracious living; entertain beneath the soaring ceilings in the grand formal rooms, or relax on the expansive brick patio, while enjoying the peaceful sweeping views of the park-like setting. From the Roofwalk, take in the vistas as Gen. George Washington once did while observing British General Howe's fleet of 17,000 troops sail up the Elk River. The history of this home speaks for itself as does the showstopping hardwood flooring, thick baseboards, deep-ledge windows, and custom built-ins, unlimited charm and character abounds in this home. The quaint breakfast area, just off the country kitchen, with it's exposed-beam ceiling, offers bright, natural sunlight and open views of the property's rear garden and surrounding woods. The recent addition of central air conditioning, new exterior paint and shutters add to the comfort and beauty of the home. Keeping in mind that the property is not yet on the Historic Registry, this home available for renovating with additional modern updates to further enhance the home's comfort and original beauty. Elegance, privacy, and historic sophistication combine to make this magnificent home a tranquil haven. Rarely does a home of this quality and character enter the local marketplace, a must see for anyone with an appreciation for fine living.
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