Germantown Farm Roe Jan Creek House Barn 115 Acres. This 115 Acre Germantown Farm has a bright, renovated 1930’s farmhouse with master suites on 1st and 2nd floors plus 2 more bedrooms. With a picturesque picnic patio by the creek, a huge barn for working beef farm, and is surrounded by open fields of corn.
Germantown Farm Roe Jan Creek House Barn 115 Acres
Germantown NY real estate includes the Village, Palatine Park, Cheviot and Lasher Memorial Park. The Hudson River forms the West boundary and runs into the Roe Jan Kiln. Great Catskill Mountain views enhance the property values. The Town of Germantown is in the south of Columbia County, with the Hudson River to the west, the Town of Livingston to the north, the town of Clermont to the east and south. The population was 1,954 at the 2010 census. Germantown is located in the southwest part of the county, along the east side of the Hudson River.
The racial makeup of the town was 96.93% White, 1.14% Black or African American, 0.15% Native American, 0.45% Asian, 0.40% from other races, and 0.94% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.29% of the population. The median income for a household in the town was $42,195, and the median income for a family was $50,885. Males had a median income of $36,806 versus $26,250 for females. The per capita income(which is also known as income per person) for the town was $22,198
Palatine Park offers a colorful playground, Little League and soccer fields, Kellner Community Activities Center and the “Dog Bark” dog park. Set in a quiet garden area, Germantown Library enjoys a new building that has audio-visual equipment for programs and meetings. Boaters and fishing fans have two access points to the Hudson River: Cheviot Park off County Rd. 9G and Lasher Memorial Park in North Germantown. As a major migration route, the Hudson Valley is a bird watcher’s delight, and Germantown’s KEEP Conservation area on County Rte. 8 is open year round for bird watching.
Nestled on the east bank of the Hudson River 100 miles north of New York City and 40 miles south of Albany, ove 2,000 Germantown residents enjoy a quiet, family-centered life-style in the country with easy access to the river for boating, fishing and viewing spectacular sunsets behind the Catskill Mountains.
Germantown NY Real Estate
Geographically the heart of the Hudson Valley that so attracted Hudson School painters such as Frederic Church– whose mansion “Olana” sits on a hill a few miles north–Germantown also offers rich cultural and educational experiences at nearby Bard College, and historic Hudson City where antique stores and art galleries attract nation-wide buyers.
The downtown business area also charmingly evokes earlier eras, including the well-known Otto’s Market, Germantown Variety store that features made-in-America products in an early 20th century setting, and the iconic Gtel Teleconnections building. Germantown Central School, just off County Rte 9G serves grades kindergarten through Senior High School for Germantown and parts of neighboring communities.
According to the U. S. Census for 2000, the town has a total area of 13.9 square miles and a population of 2,018 people, 97% white. The median income for a household is $42,195 and the per capita income for the town is $22,198.
Germantown was settled in 1710, when the Palatine Germans arrived. It was a farming community for most of its history, noted for apple, pear and cherry trees. Few of the orchards remain. Today it is primarily a bedroom community, with many of its full-time residents commuting to government jobs in Albany, Kingston and Poughkeepsie with a strong representation of second home owners.
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- Address: Clermont, New York
- Price: $1,400,000
- Property ID: 4978
- Town Taxes: 2727
- School Taxes: 5346
- Prop. Class: Agricultural
- County: Columbia
- Schools: Germantown
- Contact: David Birch
- Agent Title: Broker
- Cell: 518-928-7239
- Brokerage: Hudson
- Phone: 518-822-0226
- Town: Germantown