History, Heritage and Luxury: Sycamore Farms
Water front estate with tranquil views of a private lake and countryside creates one of the most beautiful natural settings in Hunterdon County. Sycamore Farms offers a Classic 1750 Stone Manor Home, Lakeside Carriage House, Fenced pastures, English gardens and numerous other amenities.
This 20 acre farm from the 1700's provides you with sweeping touches throughout the property and links this estate to its vibrant historical past. The magnificent stone manor offers a timeless wisteria covered blue stone patio with lake views and cobble stone paths to stroll along the countryside. The manors rustic stone walls, deep set window, beamed ceiling, period fireplace and many custom built-ins instill a warm sense of the past.
A fireside family room and adjacent octagonal shaped three season enclosed porch has been designed for comfortable indoor and outdoor living with impeccable views of rolling hills, gardens, and a luxurious in-ground pool. The bright and airy the country gourmet kitchen is updated with a spacious center island workspace, granite counters, and pine cabinetry. This room was created for the home chef with stellar appliances and features a cozy breakfast nook with French doors to the lake front blue stone patio. The stone appointed formal dining room is filled with natural light and guests can view the lake, gardens and pastures and enjoy the ambiance of the gas hearth that will take them back in time. The original master suite, sitting room and private bath with wainscoting and claw foot soaking tub is amazing place to relax and enjoy the distant views This superb historic residence embodies all the beauty and artistry of its day. It offers unparalleled architectural value, history and detail.
The stone section of main house served as a tenant house for the original 200 acre horse farm. The frame for the in law suite was the original farmsteads generator house. Today a glass hallway with vaulted ceilings connects seamlessly to the outdoors and joins the in-law suite to the main house Offering French doors to the terrace and front gardens and to the in-ground pool for hosting summer time family fun. Nearby a fenced Har Tu tennis court is nicely paired with an arbor sitting area
A carriage house sited with lake front views and fenced gardens offers a hospitable caretaker or guest accommodations. Farm accoutrements include 19x49 livestock barn, three-stall stable with Dutch doors, water and electric. Ten acres of split rail fenced pastures for horses or livestock and access to the Pittstown Equestrian Trail and County Park
Just minutes from Interstate I 78 commuting corridor to New York City, Sycamore Farms will offer you a private retreat full of peace and tranquility imbued with a timeless sense of beauty and romance