Millbrook Log Home Estate

Millbrook Log Home Estate - 6800 SF on 2 levels 12522. Panoramic views from this huge log home estate on 17 acres with stone fireplace and garage.

Millbrook Log Home Estate – 6800 SF on 2 levels 12522. Panoramic views from this huge log home estate on 17 acres with stone fireplace, garage, great room with soaring ceilings, ground floor master suite and 2nd master suite above. Unfinished basement.

Millbrook Log Home Estate

Meander off the beaten path to find this mountaintop retreat nestled in the area of Millbrook. This huge home is where Aspen, Colorado meets the Hudson Valley. Privately situated on 17+ acres offering panoramic breathtaking vista views from every room. This impressive home offers soaring ceilings, expansive windows, large diameter timbers, hardwood floors throughout and fully equipped gourmet kitchen boasting a 48 inch Wolf Stove, Sub-Zero wine refrigeration for 80+ bottles, and an enormous pantry. Gather family and friends around the custom pizza oven sure to delight in every season! Certainly this majestic home was built with entertaining in mind. Whether you are hosting a large holiday gathering or enjoying wine for two by the stone fireplace; this well-crafted home can accomodate every occasion. Other notable features include custom Frontier Ironworks light fixtures, oversized attached 3+ garage with cathedral ceiling and 3,750 SF of unfinished basement waiting for your creative vision. Located in an area of numerous 100+ acre properties approximately 90 minutes from NYC. Short distance to the train, Village of Millbrook, Orvis, equestrian facilities and so much more.

Millbrook  NY Homes For Sale

The Village of Millbrook is near the center of the Town of Washington.   Until April 2008, US Route 44 passed through the village, but it was rerouted through what was route 44A.   The road through the town is now unsigned reference route.

Millbrook was settled by Quakers in the middle eighteenth century.   What now comprises the village originally had two areas of settlement, Hart’s Village and the hamlet of Mechanic.   The area known as Hart’s Village was centered around the grist mill along the East Branch of the Wappinger Creek off of Hart’s Village Road.   The building still stands today, and has been converted to an apartment building.

The Hamlet of Mechanic is now known as South Millbrook, and is located near the junction of NY route 343 and Old Route 82 (Dutchess County route 111), where the turn monument is.   The village is from the Great Nine Partners Patent, and a street and burial ground at the south east edge of town now bear the name.   Prior to the Revolutionary War, what is now known as the Town of Washington was called the Charlotte Precinct.

The Village of Millbrook, as it is known today, was developed around the Dutchess and Columbia railroad train station which was located on the village green. The train station was built in 1870 on the lands of Issac Merritt, who laid out the streets soon thereafter.

Dover NY Homes For Sale

According to the U. S. Census for 2010, the town has a total area of 53.5 square miles and a population of 8,699, 96% white. The median income for a household is $49,234 and the per capita income for the town is $28,599.

In 1637, the Pequot people had been driven from their former homes in Connecticut and settled in what is now Dover.   They were led by Gideon Mauwee for part of their time in this location.  The town was named after Dover in England, the home town of an early settler.  The town was formed in 1807 from part of the Town of Pawling. The first town meeting took place in the home of John Preston, an early settler.   The home, built circa 1730, is now an inn and restaurant known as Old Drovers Inn.

The towen iis drained by the Ten Mile River, which flows from the north through the center of town, then turns east into Connecticut and joins the Housatonic River.   The east town line is the border of Connecticut.   The Appalachian Trail passes through the town.

In the early twentieth century, the area became a haven for painters. Who captured the scenic beauty of rivers, fields, farms and country life. Tourists flocked to enjoy the charm, staying in small local inns. Quarrying, lime production, agriculture and milk-processing were the primary industries in the bustling community.

For more information on Millbrook Log Home Estate call 800-398-8802.

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Basic Information

  • List Date: 10/10/18 
  • Price: $1,895,000 
  • Property ID: 4903 
  • Town Taxes: 36695 
  • School Taxes: 29316 
  • Other Taxes: 7379 
  • Town: Millbrook 
  • Contact Agent: David Birch  
  • Agent Title: Broker 
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