56 Spring St., Catskill, NY

December 3, 2010 by  

Grace, elegance, refinement are the words that come to mind as you approach the front door of this amazing Georgian homestead, Springside. These feelings are enhanced as you enter the front foyer. The majestic columns and grand staircase greet you and invite you to discover all this historic property as to offer.

The ballroom on your right is a grand space complete with a working fireplace (one of six) that will meet today’s requirements of an open living and dining room space. The kitchen is large with a beautiful fireplace, ample storage and a butler’s pantry. To the left of the entrance is a cozy front parlor complete with bay window and fireplace. Proceeding toward the back of the house is a beautiful sitting room with a bank of windows to brighten up even the darkest day. The back room is an elegant master bedroom complete with a private bath, reading alcove and a wall of leaded windows. Each of these rooms comes complete with huge closets.

The second floor boasts four bedrooms, 2 with fireplaces-all with original details, a sun room, kitchen and a massive hallway.  Venturing outside you will find the 5 room, 2 bedroom carriage house which is a made to order guest house or rental property.   The grounds are picturesque – 2 acres of privacy, and elegance.  This historical estate has a pond and spring that that is said to have provided water to the main street area of Catskill and continues to flow to this day – hence the estate’s name, Springside. Come enjoy! 

Call Diane Lewis, Assoc. Broker, Weichert Realtors Fontaine & Assoc. 518-265-3618

Price:  $470,000
Built:  1810
Bedrooms:  7
Baths:  6
Sq Ft:  5420
Lot:  2 Acres

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