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This splendid Dutchess County contemporary home is a private hilltop retreat with unsurpassed quality and charm. The timber frame is masterfully crafted and sustainably green. Custom designed by Vermont Timber Frame the post and beam construction employing mortise and tenon as well as dovetail wood to wood joinery make this home a unique, superior structure. Set in the scenicDutchess County, Town of Milan it is perched on 7+ acres affording vistas, magnificent sunset views and the ultimate in privacy.

Inside…3 levels for living, entertaining and relaxing in addition to the front porch and rear deck. This meticulously maintained c.2000 home was upgraded between 2011 and 2015 with a new kitchen, new stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and a new master bath. The soaring framed cathedral ceilings create an airy, open sense of space and an abundance of light which makes living here a joy. The serene master suite with luxurious renovated bath is a special sanctuary where rest comes easily. The expansive finished lower level is an additional oasis for relaxation, exercise or play. Attention to detail is signified by the Rumford design fireplace, the Lifebreath Heat Recovery Ventilator and the precise overall maintenance by the current homeowners.

Outside…a 3 car detached garage with a second story is nicely set close to the main building. A shed used for storage is off to the front of the property with its own driveway. A line of boxwoods graces the rear yard leading down to the rolling property bordered by a tree farm. The deck is positioned facing west for spectacular sunset viewing and is adorned by dual shade sails. The property is framed by natural local rock walls and plantings.

Is it a primary residence? or second home that you desire?

35 Battenfeld/SPLENDOR AT THE HILLTOP awaits the discerning buyer with an eye for architectural excellence. Proximity is key since this home is situated 4 miles from Red Hook, 6 miles from Rhinebeck and 3 miles from the Taconic Parkway.  Expect a delightful experience where a world of leisure and beauty meets form and function.

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Elisa Bruno-Midili, NYS Lic Real Estate Associate Broker

The Listing Specialist at Cafe Realty


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Comments (1)

Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

Good morning, Elisa Bruno-Midili, NYS Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker wishing you well with your open house event today....I hope it's a great sucess with many visitors including the one who falls in love with this lovely home....

Jul 23, 2016 11:03 PM