Ancram Secluded Mystery Farm 12502 Columbia County

Ancram Secluded Mystery Farm 120 Acres Large Pond.  This 120 acre family retreat has gone down hill, but still has extraordinary privacy.  The Original farmhouse overlooks large spring fed pond and a remaining barn and workshop/office. Up the hill are 2 homes with 6000SF and 2000SF each with panoramic views.  With open fields for vegetables, it is not formally on the market, but owners will entertain offers. 

Ancram Secluded Mystery Farm 120 Acres Large Pond.  This 120 acre family retreat has gone down hill, but still has extraordinary privacy.  The Original farmhouse overlooks large spring fed pond and a remaining barn and workshop/office. Up the hill are 2 homes with 6000SF and 2000SF each with panoramic views.  With open fields for vegetables, it is not formally on the market, but owners will entertain offers.

Ancram Secluded Mystery Farm 120 Acres Large Pond

Ancram Secluded Mystery Farm 120 Acres Large Pond

Ancram Secluded Mystery Farm 120 Acres Large Pond

Ancram NY Real Estate includes Long Lake and Lower Rhoda, Ancramdale, Boston Corners, and Weed Mines and is located in the southeastern section of Columbia County.  Ancram is a rural community close to the Town of Pine Plains in Dutchess County. The population was 1,573 at the 2010 census.  The racial makeup of the town was 97.69% White, 1.06% African American, 0.13% Native American, 0.13% Asian. The median income for a household in the town was $45,726.

The town was named after Ancrum, Scotland.  The first residents of Ancram New York were mostly farmers. They were brought from Scotland by the Livingston’s in 1740-1741.  During the revolutionary war the Ancram iron works was a source of armaments for both the Continental army and the British.  The iron works became a paper mill in 1854 and still operates as a paper mill today.  It is the longest continuously operating mill in New York State and one of the largest employers in Columbia County.

Ancram Secluded Mystery Farm 120 Acres Large Pond

“Modern” dairy farming came to Ancram in 1875 when the railroad arrived in Ancram, providing access to the New York market for Ancram farmers as well.  Telephone service came to town in 1901. Electricity was brought to the Ancram Lead Mines (now Ancramdale) and Ancram in about 1924. Today Ancram is a sleepy village with lots of rural acreage and a well known Hillrock Estate Distillery.

For more information on Ancram Secluded Mystery Farm 120 Acres Large Pond call 800-398-8802.

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  • Property ID: 5202 
  • Town Taxes: 9413 
  • School Taxes: 13782 
  • Prop. Class: Agricultural 
  • County: Columbia 
  • Schools: Pine Plains 
  • Contact: David Birch 
  • Agent Title: Broker 
  • Cell: 518-928-7239 
  • Brokerage: Pine Plains 
  • Phone: 518-398-6180 
  • Town: Ancram