This stunning 7-bedroom, 4.5 bath Victorian Italianate 4.9 acre estate on Lake Otsego is a dream home in Cooperstown, NY. Offered at $2,255,000
Paradise at The Point! Asking price is $2,255,000. This stunning 7-bedroom, 4.5 bath Victorian Italianate estate on Lake Otsego is a dream home in Cooperstown, NY, home to the Glimmerglass Opera and the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Spanning over 5,511 square feet, this magnificent residence perched on the tip of Five Mile Point includes almost 700 feet of lake-frontage and is a haven for gazing at Otsego Lake from multiple vantage points.
Built in 1876, the current owners have completely renovated the interior from top to bottom, including extensive oak flooring and up-to-date electrical service, and super fast cable Internet. The home's 680 feet of lakeshore and 270 degree panoramic lake views of Otsego Lake provide enviable privacy and unparalleled scenery. The spacious main floor features nearly continuous views overlooking the lake. The home features elegant formal living and dining rooms, a tremendous chef’s kitchen, den/family room and beautiful lake view veranda leading to a crystal clear hot tub.
The master suite presents with bay windows overlooking the water, an opulent ensuite bath with a spa tub, separate glass shower and walk-in closet. The lower level houses a large recreation room finished with weathered 1” white oak boards salvaged from an historic tobacco barn imported from Tennessee. Laundry is conveniently located on the second floor. Park your boat at the dock located at the southern end of the lake-frontage.
The 5-acre property includes a producing home orchard of apple, cherry and pear trees, a vegetable garden, chicken house, and 5,000 square foot barn which boasts a a finished, two bedroom summer in-law apartment or rental, chestnut wainscoted carriage house with tack room and four horse stalls.