Queechy Lake Waterfront Victorian 4BR3BA lake house, the Queen of the lake, renovated and decorated, huge master suite + 2 guest BRs + 1st floor guest suite + gourmet kitchen includes 5 burner gas range, hand crafted kitchen cabinets, separate DR and Parlor and 6 acres with perennial gardens.
Queechy Lake Waterfront Victorian
Queechy Lake NY real estate is located north of Route 295 and just west of Route 22. It offers many recreational activities. Adam’s Point Beach is a community driven swimming recreational area available only to residents of Canaan and New Lebanon NY. This exclusivity and focus on serving the local residents makes Queechy Lake real estate all the more sought after. Queechy Lake offers swimming, boating and fishing. Anglers have a wide variety of opportunities with Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Chain Pickerel, Golden Shiner, White Sucker, Brown Bullhead, Rock Bass, Pumpkinseed, Bluegill, Smallmouth Bass, Largemouth Bass, Black Crappie, and Yellow Perch. It has shallow weedy areas for bass, pickerel and panfish and deep cold water areas for trout. It’s up to you to figure out what type of fish you want to target. The lake is stocked with approximately 1,500-2,000 brown trout and 1,500-2,000 rainbow trout each spring. Trout hold over in the lake, and reports of 20 inch trout are not unheard of. Largemouth bass are plentiful in the 12 to 14 inch range with larger fish available. Occasional smallmouth bass can be caught. Bluegills are plentiful with 8 inchers being common and occasional bluegills up to 10 inches.
Queechy Lake Waterfront Victorian Canaan NY
The first settlers arrived in Canaan around 1759. The town was founded in 1772 as “Kings District”. The name was changed to “Canaan” in 1788. One of the oldest sections of Canaan is Frisbee Street, settled in 1770 by Gideon Frisbee, who emigrated from Canaan, Connecticut. Frisbee Street fronts what was once the Albany-Boston stagecoach route.
Canaan is 40 minutes from downtown Albany and 15 minutes from Pittsfield Massachusetts. It is bordered by Austerlitz to the south, New Lebanon to the north, Massachusetts to the east, and Chatham to the west. Its population of less than 1,800 in an area of 36.7 square miles.
Canaan was founded by settlers from Canaan, Connecticut in 1759. Since it lies on the Massachusetts border and is close to Pittsfield, Lenox and Stockbridge, it attracts permanent residents who work in Massachusetts and are attracted by the better real estate values in New York State. Also many of its second home residents take advantage of the Berkshires and the proximity of the Tanglewood Music Festival with the Boston Symphony.
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- Address: Canaan, New York
- Price: $490,000
- Property ID: 3695
- Town Taxes: 4313.15
- School Taxes: 8024.47
- PropClass: Residential
- County: Columbia
- Town: Canaan
- Development: Queechy Lake
- Schools: Chatham
- Agent Name: David Birch
- Agent Title: Broker
- Cell: 518-928-7239
- Brokerage: Chatham Real Estate
- Phone: 518-392-6400