This farmhouse style home is set on 2 acres of lawns and gardens; it's private yet close to everything. An open-concept home, it has cherry floors throughout. The house has 9' ceilings and the great room features solid maple doors and trim.
The chef's kitchen has a commercial stove, wine cooler, work island, two sinks, DW, micro, upscale small appliances, and granite countertops and L-shaped eating area. You can prepare a gourmet meal and still be part of the fun. The kitchen is equipped with a full compliment of cookware, bakeware, serving pieces, dishes, cutlery and glassware. There are spices, herbs and basic condiments supplied.
The great room has cozy seating, a gas fireplace, and a spacious dining room. This room offers a full view of the kitchen but privacy as well. There's ample storage for coats, boots, outdoor gear in the closet. There's a large front porch and the rear porch is an outdoor living/dining room with a BBQ. It can be accessed from the great room or the master.
The master bedroom is large, with a sitting area, on suite bathroom and access to the laundry room. Two more bedrooms share a bathroom. All bedrooms have large closets and dressers. There's a queen bed in the master, bedroom 2 has a full bed, and bedroom 3 can be an office and has a full-sized futon.
This is a one-story home, making it easy to navigate. There's a long driveway with ample parking. The front perennial garden boasts lots of seasonal flowers. If you are here in-season make yourself a bouquet.
There's food and other supplies shopping within a mile, but go in the opposite direction and you are on the Mohawk River Walk, which is a walking, biking trail that boasts beautiful sunsets. There's also an access point for kayaking or fishing. There's a children's playground 1/2 mile up the road.
Albany, Schenectady and Troy are all within 15 minutes, and Saratoga is 25 minutes away. Easy access to Albany Airport (5 minutes), major highways I-87, l-90, l-787 within 5-10 minutes. Close to Amtrak in Albany and Schenectady as well. Close to shopping in town, and two major shopping malls with 20 minutes. RPI, Sage College, SUNY Albany, Sienna College, Albany Law School and Albany Medical Center are all 20 minutes drives.
This home is located within 2 1/2 hours of New York City, 3 hours to Boston, 45 minutes of the Adirondack Mountains, 45 minutes to Bennington Vermont, and 4 hours to Montreal, Canada.
There's lots of entertainment close-by: Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Proctors Theater in Schenectady, Capital Reportory Theater in Albany, the Pepsi Arena in Albany, two race tracks in Saratoga, The Great Escape Adventure Park, the Schenectady Science Museum, and there's a casino in Schenectady as well. Love the outdoors? You are close to Lake George, Saratoga Lake, hiking/skiing in the Adirondacks or Vermont, the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers for fishing and boating, horseback riding and so much more. Love history? The New York State Museum the state Capitol, and the Saratoga Battlefields National Park are close-by.
There is wifi access, a TV in the great room with local cable channels and access to Netflix and Amazon Prime through a Roku system.+ More