The Knolls of Ramapough in Suffern NY
If you're looking for a townhouse in Suffern you just might want to consider The Knolls of Ramapough. Built in 1985, The Knolls, as its commonly referred to is a development of 132 spacious townhomes that are between 1500 to 1650 square feet in size exclusive of the basement.
With the Ramapo Mountains in the background and the Ramaoo River alongside, the Knolls sits in a picturesque setting. Each of the 3 level townhomes has a half bath, dining room, living room and spacious eat-in kitchen on its main level. The upper level has from 2-3 bedrooms and two full baths. Each master suite contains a dressing area with a generous sized walk-in closet. Many of the basements are finished off to add an additional 800 sq ft of living space with a family room/ play room, study and laundry room. In addition, each unit has its own deck and rear lawn (great for barbecuing) and two assigned parking spots.
The monthly common charges of the units are approximately $350-$420 depending on the size of the unit. Real estate taxes are approximately $6000. Recent sales in the Knolls have been between $280,000 - $375,000 depending on updates and condition. There have been six units on the market this past year. Five of them have sold and one is currently on the market for $380,000.
You'll find everything you need for your families outdoor entertainment at the Knolls. The on-site amenities include basketball courts, tot lots, a jogging track and dog run, tennis courts, a community pool and clubhouse. Though the Knolls does not have a golf course, the award winning Spook Rock Golf Course is right nearby.
What makes The Knolls at Ramapough a choice place to live is its location. It's walk-able to the Village of Suffern and all that it has to offer. The Village, a blend of history and trendiness is located in the western part of Rockland County, just north of the Jersey border and 35 miles north of New York City. It's also approximately 17 miles from the Tappan Zee Bridge .
The Suffern train station is just a short ride and reasonable walk from the condos and many choose the train as an option to commute into Manhattan. For those who prefer public transportation, Red and Tan bus lines (leaving from town to Port Authority) will get you there. If you prefer the convenience of driving, Suffern is only minutes away from the New York State Thruway, and Route 17 passes right thru Suffern, up to Orange County and into New Jersey.
The Knolls at Ramapough is not only convenient to train, bus and car transportation to the city or anywhere else you might need to frequent, it's also conveniently located near an assortment of shops, restaurants, supermarkets, library and hospital.
If you're looking for an affordable spacious townhome in a family friendly area, with great schools and a close commute to both New York City and New Jersey,check out The Knolls at Ramapough in Suffern NY. And, if you'd like to know more about this condo development or any other Suffern NY or Rockland County properties, just call Leah Stern at 914-772-4528 or visit my website at www.LeahStern.com. I'd love to introduce you to the Suffern I know and love and help you find that special place you call home.