Athens Sleepy Hollow Land

Athens Sleepy Hollow Land - Corner level lake lot with partial lake and mountain views locating in a private motor boat lake community close to NYC.

Athens Sleepy Hollow Land – Corner level lake lot with partial lake and mountain views locating in a private motor boat lake community only 2.5 hours north of NYC, minutes to Hudson/Amtrak and close to ski mountains. A perfect spot to build a full-time or weekend getaway home. Owners say, “Sell.”

Athens Sleepy Hollow Land

Athens Sleepy Hollow Land

Athens Sleepy Hollow Land

The property is north of the village of Athens and brings may second home residents and retirees to the village and town of Athens. Many homes are available for purchase or you may purchase land and build your own home. Lake front real estate is the most expensive. For information about the towns servicing Sleepy Hollow Lake, click below.

Located 120 miles north of New York City in one of the most beautiful areas of the Hudson River Valley. Sleepy Hollow Lake is a 2200 acre residential community surrounding a two and a half mile man-made lake.

Sleepy Hollow Lake is close to the Hudson River and Catskill Mountains

Recreational and cultural opportunities abound. Boating, fishing, skiing, hiking, tennis, swimming, biking, and sight seeing are all within easy access. Thirty miles to the north, New York State’s capitol city, Albany, offers exciting dining, shopping, and theatre opportunities.
The centerpiece of the Sleepy Hollow Lake community is a private 324 acre, two and a half mile long lake, which provides opportunities for boating, swimming, fishing and waterskiing It doubles as a Class “A” drinking water reservoir for the community. The lake at its deepest is approx. 70 feet and the volume of water is estimated to be 4.22 billion gallons. Motorboats are permitted on the lake with a 50 HP motor limit (jet-skis are not permitted).

Athens Sleepy Hollow Land

in New York State and the community hosts an annual “Bass Tournament” for property owners and children. Sleepy Hollow Lake is the source of the current New York State Record White Crappie.

Management of Sleepy Hollow Lake is overseen by the Association Manager and the Lake Committee. These serve to monitor the health of the lake and fish habitat, as well as, helping to enforce boating, waterskiing and swimming rules and safety. The Lake Management department is currently working with professional water and conservation consultants to draft and implement a long-term lake management plan.
Sleepy Hollow Lake’s own water and sewer companies serve the entire Sleepy Hollow Lake development and are regulated by the New York State Public Service Commission. Each year the lake undergoes rigorous testing to assure the overall quality of our lake and it’s many inhabitants. With over 4 billion gallons to care for, the competent staff is on top of all areas of management of this lake.

The Sleepy Hollow Lake Community

represents a diverse cross section of couples, families, singles and retirees. Sleepy Hollow Lake is uncommon in offering a wide variety of properties and homes in many price ranges, thereby making this outstanding Hudson Valley lifestyle. Monthly community events sponsored by the Sleepy Hollow Lake Activities Committee are held at the lakeside community Lodge or the Tennis Club. These include specialty dinners, holiday parties, annual breakfasts, family nights, dances, annual Fourth of July fireworks, etc. An annual bass fishing tournament is also held for property owners and children. Many members participate in regular weekly or bi-weekly classes and activities such as Tai-Chi, Canasta, Book Clubs, Mah Jong, Stitch ‘N Chat, etc.

For more information on Athens Sleepy Hollow Land call 1-800-398-8802.

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  • Address: New York 
  • List Date: 10/10/18 
  • Price: $9,000 
  • Property ID: 4902 
  • Town Taxes: 56 
  • School Taxes: 192 
  • Other Taxes: HOA Fee 1696/annually 
  • County: Greene 
  • Development: Sleepy Hollow Lake 
  • Schools: Coxsackie 
  • Contact: David Birch  
  • Agent Title: Broker 
  • Cell: 518-928-7239 
  • Brokerage: Barns & Farms 
  • Phone: 518-392-6400 
  • Town: Athens 

Property Characteristics

  • Acreage: 0.28 
  • Road Type: Town 
  • Water: lake rights 
  • Supply: public water 
  • Disposal: public sewer