Ghent NY Colonial Estate with Spectacular views, swim pond and incredible privacy on 44 acres. Custom 5200Sf 4BR5BA home with 4 stone, brick and marble fireplaces, grand rooms and sweeping staircase. Huge rooms include 25×40 master suite with view balcony, 3 additional bedrooms 15×15, 15×25, 20×18, 25×25 kitchen with 10×10 dining alcove, 20×20 formal dining room, 25×20 parlor, 20×30 living room, 25×20, library, 15×20 porch,
Ghent NY Colonial Estate
Ghent NY Real Estate houses land is in the center of Columbia County and houses the Columbia County Airport and Hawthorne Valley School. The hamlet of Ghent connects with Chatham Village. The older hamlets are Arnolds Mill, Buckleyville, Omi, West Ghent and Pulvers.
Ghent NY is bordered to the west by the Town of Stockport, the Towns of Chatham and Kinderhook to the north, the Town of Austerlitz to the east and the Town of Claverack to the south.
According to the U. S. Census for 2000, the town has a total area of 45.4 square miles and a population of 5,276 people, 97% white. The median income for a household is $43,529 and the per capita income for the town is $21,365.
Ghent NY Colonial Estate
Around 1735, early settlers, exploiting areas cleared by the natives, moved into the area. In 1818, the Town of Ghent was founded from parts of the Towns of Chatham, Claverack, and Kinderhook. The name has its origin in the Flemish city Ghent, in Flanders. Located at Ghent is the historic Van Valkenburgh-Isbister Farm, added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2006. Today its residents work locally as well as in Hudson and Albany. Ghent is a popular second home destination.
Ghent NY is in Columbia County which is a prime second home market for New York Metropolitan residents. Columbia County NY real estate provides primary residences and second homes to over 50,000 people. Many of these individuals work or live in New York City, Westchester, Dutchess, Columbia, Albany, the Catskills and the Berkshires. It is served by the New York State Thruway, Interstate 90, the Taconic Parkway and a myriad of crisscrossing roads.
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- Address: Ghent, New York
- Price: $785,000
- Property ID: 4230
- Town Taxes: 4754
- School Taxes: 10055
- Prop. Class: Residential
- County: Columbia
- Schools: Chatham
- Contact: David Birch
- Agent Title: Broker
- Cell: 518-928-7239
- Brokerage: Chatham
- Phone: 518-392-6400
- Town: Ghent