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20 Washington Spring Road
Palisades, NY 10964


Beds: 6
Baths: 5
Sq. Ft.: 3,702
Listing #4625237
"Captain John House" a fascinating old style home from the early 1800s, rich w/local history & located in the heart of Snedens Landing in it's former boatyard/ferry district. Former uses included a tavern & inn. The Captain John Hse is loc only 200 ft from the Hudson River w/access for kayaking & other water sports. Local lure has the orig house built about 1687. The current home was built in 1820s in Greek Revival style & features distinctive decorative balustrades on two level of porches/stairs in the front. Add'l period details includes 6 working fireplaces, striking interior stone walls, hand hewn beams, panel doors & more. Property in rear is extraordinary & very private. Features a pool situated over the (Geo) Washington Spring/creek, stone lined & feeds to river; an old brick smoke house; amazing gazebo perched high w/commanding riv views & an old sandstone stone fplc; brick paths; a secret garden w/stone bench? much more. Best of all - only 25 min to NYC!
Property Features
Location Information
County: Rockland
Geographic City/Town: Orangetown
Location/Hamlet: Palisades
Interior Features
Total Rooms: 15
Amenities: Close to Bus, Close to Park, Deck, Eat in Kitchen, Formal Dining Room, Guest Quarters, Hardwood Floors As Seen, In Ground Pool, Porch, Privacy, River Views, Sauna/Steam Room, Scenic View, Storage, Water View, Wetbar, Wood Burning Stove
Has Fireplace: yes
Number of Fireplaces: 6
Heating: Base Board, Forced Air
Fuel: Natural Gas
Cooling: None
Basement Description: Partial
Has Basement: yes
Exterior Features
Style: Colonial, Other/See Remarks
Exterior: Wood
Water: Municipal
Parking Description: No Garage, Private Parking
Has Garage: No
Garage Spaces: 0
Has a Pool: yes
Lot Description: Historic District, Partly Wooded, Stone/Brick Wall
Lot Size in Acres: 0.81
Has Water Frontage/Access: yes
School District: South Orangetown
Elementary School: Cottage Lane, Tappan Zee, WO Schaefer
Middle School: South Orangetown Middle School
High School: Tappan Zee
Additional Information
Property Type: SFR
Property SubType 2: Single Family
Year Built: 1820
Status: Active
Is Adult 55 Community: No
Estimated Tax Amount: 51, 784

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Seller's Representative:
Ellis Sotheby's Intl Realty
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