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Four Maples, Hillsdale NY

The Finish is in the Details


702 Center Hill, Copake NY

MLS # 137314

This stylishly remodeled three bedroom home in Copake is the perfect place to enjoy country life in Columbia County. Nearly the entire house has been upgraded. The stainless steel kitchen includes a Thermador stove / convection oven, cherry floor, tile backsplash, Corian countertops with inlaid butcher block and solid maple cabinets. All three bedrooms have hardwood floors, both baths have been beautifully updated, there is a wood burning fireplace in the living room and the front entry features tumbled marble flooring. Outdoors you'll witness the stunning morning sunrise and evening's moonrise from the large wraparound deck and patio. There is even Invisible Dog Fencing in place. Other major improvements include a new roof in 2008, new siding 2009, blown insulation in the attic in 2012 and replacement Thermopane windows throughout. This wonderful property is a sound value and will provide a lifetime of enjoyment for the next owner that calls it home.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



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Walk to Bash Bish Falls!!


138 Route 344 (Main Street), Copake Falls, NY

MLS # 133964

Charming 1882 Farmhouse Colonial in the heart of Copake Falls and close walking distance to Bash Bish Falls, Harlem Valley Rail Trail, restaurant, Post Office etc. Hardwood floors through-out, beautiful, sweet home with a good feeling. Three bedrooms, two baths (one first floor, one 2nd floor) private dining room off kitchen. Brand new septic. Bright and sunny home with a GREAT private back yard with Koi pond and Apple tree.!!!


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker





Zoned Commercial & Residential


2731 Route 23, Hillsdlae, NY

MLS # 137053

In the Heart of Hillsdale!! Welcome to the Stephen Bristol House and Cabinet Making Shop circa 1830. In 1870 Flavia Bristol, one of Hillsdale's most prominent benefactors, inherited the property and made it her home until 1918. The 3 bedroom Greek Revival style home has had numerous additions and updates over the years and is now a generous sized home with classic style and many original features. Downstairs you'll find a nice size kitchen/dining room, large living room, private screened porch and totally unique Great Room with wrap-around balcony used as art studio(s). Outside, the house is surrounded by bamboo plantings, beautiful perennial gardens, a stonewall and undisturbed natural area. You will also enjoy the wonderfully restored barn that maintains all of its original charm and function. Don't miss this unique opportunity to own a rich part of Hillsdale's history as this magnificent property nears its 200th anniversary. Very convenient location to Hudson, Albany & the Berkshires. 2 1/2 hrs to NYC.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



Hudson 2-bedroom home for sale

The Beauty of Austerlitz


11524 Stop 17, Route 22, Austerlitz, NY

MLS # 136791

Special properties like this one are a rare find....A Hidden Gem....complete renovation almost done. Previously a two bedroom, one bath, now a three bedroom two bath, wooden floors throughout, wood burning fireplace in the open kitchen/dining room area, finished basement for sunken living room. Very unique & nifty layout/floorplan on a shared driveway with only three homes. Off of Route 22, just before the Austerlitz Historical Society...yes, that area that everyone wants to be in! Minutes to Hawthorne Valley School/Farm store. Easy access to Taconic State Parkway & I-90. Minutes to Hudson, Great Barrington & Pittsfield due to its convenient central location. Easy to show, short notice OK.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



Copake home for sale

Lake Home


130 Washington Rod, Robinson Pond, Copake, NY

MLS # 135921

Cozy Ranch built in 1965, in EXCELLENT condition with a beautiful, sunny Sun room (currently used as Master bedroom) w/own heat and 2 sliding French doors on either end. 1,044 square feet of living space, open floor plan, attached garage, electric heat. Walk to the lake!! As this home is in a private Robinson Pond lake community known for boating, fishing and swimming. Close to Catamount, the Berkshires, Bash Bish and the Harlem Valley Rail Trail for outdoor fun.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



Copake Falls home for sale

Just steps away to Bash Bish Falls


25 Miles Road, Copake Falls, NY

MLS # 130846

Quaint and cozy, 3 bedroom home in the heart of Copake Falls Hamlet. Unique mid-century Norge style Timber kit home. Lovely large level yard for a relaxing outdoors and large 3 season enclosed front porch. Steps away from the Taconic State Park and the Harlem Valley rail trail. Close to skiing, swimming, hiking, shopping and more. Complete renovated bathroom, flooring, updated electrical and insulation on exterior walls. Oil forced hot air, and propane hot water heater, new windows and much, much more.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



Copake brick home for sale

Pre-Forclosure ~ Sale Pending


24 Mallet Road, Copake, NY

MLS # 134404

Coming soon to market ~ Lovely Brick Ranch located in Copake in the Taconic Shores private lake community. 2 bedrooms, full bath with 60x30 walk-in soaking bathtub. Eat in kitchen, full basement with washer/dryer hook up. Last house on dead end road that backs up to a cornfield. Handyman Special, home needs TLC. Bring all offers. 


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



Canaan ranch home for sale

'Tri-Village' Home


43 Frisbee Street, Canaan, NY

MLS # 136280

Cozy Ranch at the intersection of the 'Tri-Villages', i.e. East Chatham, Old Chatham & Canaan. Three bedrooms/one bath, forced-air heating woodstove in living room, hardwood flooring, beautiful long distant views, wood shed and barn, circular driveway, full unfinished basement w/additional parking...bordered by open fields and beautiful homes. Convenient to Chatham, Hudson, Albany etc.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



handy man special home for sale

Handyman Special ~ Sale Pending


93 Main Street, Copake Falls, NY

MLS #128070

Handyman special but oh what a special it is! Four-bedroom two-bath home built in the 1920s, right in the heart of Copake Falls...Literally walking distance to Bash Bish State, a 9,000+ acre NY/MA State park and also bordering the Harlem Valley Trail, a 15 mile walking/hiking/biking trail just North of Metro North Train Station. Some additional features include; Wood burning brick fireplace in living room, large eat-in kitchen with dining room off it, huge walk-in pantry with ample cabinets. great room leading out to the two-car attached garage. Definitely a fixer upper but could be a beautiful home once again. Master bedroom on first floor and three additional bedrooms and full bath on second floor. Foundation needs attention. House has been vacant for several years. All offers will be considered. 


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



Circa 1880 Spencertown home for sale

1880's Colonial with Vintage Barn


821 Route 203, Spencertown, NY

MLS # 130801

Beautiful Colonial Cira 1880, 3200 square foot, Colonial in the heart of Spencertown and sits on 3.5 country acres and bordered by the Punsit Creek, a certified year-round trout stream. Currently set up as a three family residence, with the intention of easily conversion back to original single family layout if desired. It boasts a new (red) roof in 2013, new heating system in 2014, original wood flooring throughout and five fireplaces (not currently operational). Spencertown is one of Columbia County's quaintest hamlets and this property is located at its center. In addition to the beautiful Colonial on the property you'll also find an attached garage with workshop area, two-story utility shed and 3,000 square foot Post & Beam barn. The Spencertown location is central-Eastern Columbia County, ideal for trips up the Taconic State Parkway and within close proximity. Broker owned. 2 1/2 hrs to NYC.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



Copake mutli unit rental property for sale

Four Family Unit


1770 State Route 23, Copake, NY

MLS # 113140

GREAT investment opportunity, Four units, all four apartments pay $1,000/mo rent = $4,000 income per month! Tenants pay own Electric (Each apartment on own electric meter). Property Condition Disclosure on file. Two water tanks, one furnace. Income statement available. State of the art septic system, installed in 2017. Just under an acre across street from proposed new gas station/convenience store. Please allow 24+ hours for showing request. 2019 Expenses: Fuel: $1,963 Electric: $1,079 Insurance: $1,287 Maintenance: $2,400.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker