Good news Mid-Century Modern enthusiasts… this week is all classic Mid-Century architecture and design. These are the homes we know and love, and even though a picture says a thousand words, nothing beats seeing them in person. If any of these houses could be your dream home let us know and it will be a pleasure to book you an appointment!
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100 Judson Avenue
Dobbs Ferry, NY
True to its design in 1953 by renowned local starchitect Martin Lowenfish, this mid century modern gem has a layout to love- a chic first floor primary with designer ensuite, a generous 2nd bedroom with full bath, and a lower level with a large 3rd bedroom, playroom, guest room, full bath and a 2-car garage. Situated upon a beautifully private half-acre oasis, zoned for tennis court and pool and nestled high atop a leafy avenue in Riverview Manor, this exceptional home is sunlit with walls of soaring windows and high ceilings. The expansive living room flows seamlessly into a bluestone patio and lush lawns with a Finish sauna. Renovated in 2020, the home is brimming with high end finishes and amenities such as refinished white oak floors, custom rift-sawn cherry cabinets and kitchen appliances by Subzero and Miele. Bathrooms feature radiant slate stone floor heating, an oversized soaking tub, and fixtures by Duravit and Toto. Expansion potential, architectural plans included.
*Courtesy of the Hudson Gateway MLS and Listing Agent Dalia H. Valdes with Julia B Fee Sothebys Int. Rlty
72 Babcock Lane
MID-CENTURY MODERN GEM – Magnificent mid-century modern home on a secluded private road hitting the market for the first time! Custom designed by renown local architect and crafted of redwood, this spectacular two-story mid-century modern boasts 3 bedrooms and 2 full bath. This distinctive, tranquil, masterfully designed home is situated on 1.2 acres tucked away in the historic town of Tappan. The considerate design of the structure blends seamlessly with it’s natural surroundings. Upon entering this stunning home you immediately see the craftsmanship and detail of the gorgeous mahogany artisan crafted staircase as well detailed woodwork throughout the house. This masterpiece was featured on the cover of “Architectural Record” a prestigious architectural magazine. Floor to ceiling glass creates a zen-like atmosphere, two working fireplaces one on each level, hardwood floors, brick flooring from historic Camp Shanks on the lower level, authentic mid-century modern kitchen updated with all the modern amenities including a wolf stove and stainless appliances and gorgeous built-ins. Formal dining area, 3 spacious bedrooms, including the primary bedroom with floor to ceiling windows and a sliding doors to the picturesque grounds. Front to back living room with fireplace and floor to ceiling windows, a family room with fireplace and sliders to your tranquil oasis, a great room with access to a huge deck, two large full baths and great closet space. Recently updated Furnace(2019). A huge private patio off the kitchen with a brick firepit BBQ. Copper edge roof plus two car detached garage with electric and gas hook up. Located in the award winning South Orangetown School District. Only 15 miles to the GWB and a short stroll to the NYC bus, restaurants and shops in the historic town of Tappan. Once in a life-time opportunity for discerning eye!!
*Courtesy of Hudson Gateway MLS & Listing Agent Michael H. Canter with Keller Williams Hudson Valley
81 Old Wagon Road
Bedford Corners, NY
This tranquil waterfront mid-century minimalist modern home commands majestic views of Howlands Lake from its 5.63 acres, with private lake frontage. The original home has been reinterpreted by a noted local architect creating a minimalistic, zen-like ambiance. White oak flooring throughout, exquisite internal fittings, including custom millwork, Imperial Danby honed countertops and a magnificent floor to ceiling fireplace. The interior space flows freely from the glass walls with their views of the oasis-like gardens, through the living areas to the modern, professionally equipped kitchen – a chef’s dream!. You are only limited by your imagination in adapting this beautifully designed spacious home to your own individual needs. A unique home, beautifully appointed, minutes to the attractive town of Mt Kisco, with its shops, restaurants, services and direct train to Grand Central.
*Courtesy of Hudson Gateway MLS & Listing Agents Joan Morrison and Catherine O’Connor with Houlihan Lawrence Inc.
137 Cedar Lane
Year-round stunning Hudson River Views. First time on market for sale. Custom Designed, Built & lovingly cared for by these original owners, this Mid-Century Modern home has breathtaking Panoramic Hudson River Views & Sunsets. John James Audubon, a naturalist & painter of birds & nature, spearheaded development in this area of Ossining because of the magnificent views. Every feature takes into account the setting: 12′ vaulted white fir wood ceilings, walls of floor-to-ceiling picture & clerestory windows & sliders to a wrap-around Trex Deck on the main floor, plus open deck on the BR level. Fabulous open floor plan, perfect for entertaining. Skylight over floating staircase. A highlight of the expansive Living Room (besides the stunning panoramic views), is a grand, floating, wood-burning Fireplace. The Dining Area has built-in Buffet & storage. Four Bedrooms on the walk-out Lower Level with a second wrap around Deck. Cypress wood accent wall in Primary Bedroom. Doors out from Primary BR to private lower deck/yard & door from 4th BR to yard. One Bedroom boasts wall to wall desk/dresser perfect for home office as an option. Open sitting area/workspace/play area on BR level with door out to yard. Central Air on main level. Parquet Floors throughout. Generous closet space throughout. Large Workshop/Storage Room on BR level with space to expand Laundry Closet. Two new 330 gallon oil tanks in 2018 in unfinished basement. Two young furnaces (approx. 2013 & 2018). Level lawn area accessible from either level. Large walk-in Basement adds even more storage. See attached features sheet. Privacy abounds, yet just minutes from nearby Metro North Hudson Line Train, Restaurants, Shops & Bus, golf courses, parks & hiking trails. Don’t miss out. Please submit HIGHEST & BEST OFFERS by Wednesday, October 20th by 2:00 pm.
*Courtesy of Hudson Gateway MLS & Listing Agent Susan S. Code with Houlihan Lawrence Inc.
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