3863 State Route 90, Union Springs, New York, 13160
PRIVACY, PEACE, SERENITY
If you are looking for a peaceful country home for your family and friends, this property could just be what you're looking for. Down a long driveway and across a stone bridge, this impeccably maintained Center Hall Colonial with an addition on the back offers so much space to be together and yet offers you the opportunity to find your own quiet alcove. The home boasts 6 bedrooms and 4.5 baths, main level laundry, a spacious kitchen, a great room for family gatherings with a working fireplace, a formal dining room and so much more. This country home is nestled on ~17 acres (map attached below) among gorgeous trees and sweeping lawns, with an open meadow behind the house. There is a post and beam barn in excellent condition, plenty of room for storage.
Travel further down a gravel lane and oh goodness, it opens to the beauty and splendor of Cayuga Lake the longest lake in the Finger Lakes region of New York. ~400 linear feet of level lakefront to be used so you can enjoy the water for swimming, boating, recreating, or fishing. The level lakefront is extremely desirable, with no steps to contend with. A cozy, well kept 2 bed 1 bath cottage is nestled just a few steps from the shoreline. Hours of peace and fun with family and friends.
Nearby is a 600-acre farm with ~1 mile of lakefront under permanent conservation easement by the Finger Lakes Land Trust, giving assurance the natural splendor will be retained. Also nearby are the Great Gully waterfalls also preserved by the Finger Lakes Land Trust. https://nyfalls.com/waterfalls/great-gully/ The natural beauty of this pocket of the world abounds. The property is just north of the historic Village of Aurora and Wells College https://www.wells.edu/. and within minutes of Makenzie-Childs (manufacturer of handpainted furniture, ceramics, and decor.) 1https://www.mackenzie-childs.com/ Twelve short minutes away is the City of Auburn home to the Harriet Tubman Historic Site. https://www.harriettubmanhome.com/. To the east are the cities of Syracuse and Albany and to the west the cities of Rochester and Buffalo, with numerous hospitals, colleges, and universities, with plenty of shopping available. At the southern tip of Cayuga Lake is Ithaca, NY, home to the world-renowned Cornell University.
This country home is on the east side of Cayuga Lake and on the Cayuga Wine Trail, with four wineries very nearby, Heart and Hand Winery, Long Point Winery, the new Quarry Ridge Winery, and Apple Station Winery. Boat the west side of the lake to enjoy several more wineries on the Trail, the oldest wine trail in the country.
IS THIS WHAT YOU HAVE BEEN LOOKING FOR?
We are living in a COVID world and this comfortable home and property beckon you to its privacy, openness, and nature, to be used as a permanent residence, family compound, or vacation home. Please call the listing agent, Jennifer Persoon, 607-592-8871 for more information.