Circa 1691Lohmaier Lane
Lake Katrine, New York, 12499
Style | Early AmericanStone House
Property type | Single-Family Home
Date listed | August 28, 2014
Status | For Sale
- 2,475 sq ft
- 4 beds
- 3 baths
Enjoy entertaining in the large, gourmet kitchen with stainless appliances and double cooper sink and cupboards galore. Or dine in the spacious formal dining room or sit by the cozy fire in the living room with grand built-in bookcase. There is a cozy office/den on the second floor for your convenience, which could also be a 4th bedroom or nursery. The bathrooms have been beautifully updated, including a huge Travertine shower and lovely tiled floors. Recent updates (under 10 years) include the massive metal roof, oil tank, h/w heater, boiler, updated electric, and freshly painted exterior and interior. Other improvements include 9 new double insulated wooden casement windows and 3 double hung wooden insulated windows. There is also an amazing summer kitchen with original fireplace and currently utilizing a wood stove. Perfect as a retreat or workshop. This home has a very large, yard with gardens and great shade trees. This home has been cited as the oldest house in the town of Ulster and is documented with photos in at least 6 books on local historic homes, including Helen Wilkinson Reynolds’ book ‘Dutch Houses in the Hudson Valley before 1776.’ We believe the home has been built in sections, with the most recent being 1740. You can step back in time and live the most elegant life possible.
If you are searching for an historic home combined with elegant,updated features, you will be delighted by this gracious stone house,known as The Osterhoudt House ca.1691. This beautifully restored colonial farmhouse possesses 3+ bedrooms and 2.5 updated baths. As you enter this home, you will be impressed by the original, massive exposed beams and the polished wide-board floors, as well as the lovely brick fireplaces, deep window sills and tasteful fixtures. This home abounds in great historic detail.