Sold on May 15, 2018
This Van Houten Fields Stone Farmhouse is an elegant step back in time. Enjoy a quiet and private lifestyle in this truly wonderful home, situated on an acre of flat land. Originally the site of a 106 acre Dutch farm, Van Houten Fields became the first Rockland County agrarian community founded by philosopher and economist Ralph Borsodi in 1937 . Today these parcels are divided into 1 acre plots and house an eclectic mix of beautiful homes. This charming home features a renovated eat in kitchen with a true farmhouse sink, Bertazzoni stove, thick marble counters and a great pantry. The spacious living room has original beam ceilings, a stone fireplace, and hardwood floors. The formal dining room looks out onto the expansive lawn, and the 4 plus bedrooms and 2 baths afford different opportunities to layout the house. 17 acres of additional land house a tennis court, swimming pond and playground area exclusive to the community. Clarkstown schools ;a quick drive into the Village of Nyack.