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    181 Phila Street
    Saratoga Springs, New York, 12866
    United States

    181 Phila Street
    Saratoga Springs, New York, 12866 United States

    • Amy Pinckney
    • Mary Lourdes Pinckney
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    Renovated East Side Victorian

    Historic architecture meets modern luxury: rare opportunity to own one of Saratoga Springs' most distinctive properties. Once owned by the renowned Whitney family, this home comes with an impressive legacy. Owner Payne Whitney's father, W.C. Whitney, is widely credited with revitalizing the Saratoga Race Course and making it into the racetrack we know today. In addition, his granddaughter, Joan Whitney Payson, owned the home through 1975. Joan was the co-founder and majority owner of the New York Mets baseball franchise, and the first woman to own a major-league team in North America without inheriting it!

    Fully revived, this Queen Anne Victorian style home has been meticulously renovated for unsurpassed living and entertaining. Situated on a large corner lot walking distance to downtown Saratoga and the historic thoroughbred race track, the sun-drenched home boasts elegance & privacy. This 6+ bed, 7 bath is timeless in design: original details have been preserved & replicated along with modern amenities for luxury and comfort. Oversized master suite with fireplace & grand dressing room, gourmet kitchen with high-end appliances, exquisite light fixtures throughout, original stained glass window; outdoor living room overlooking the private yard & pool; and a quintessential Saratoga wrap around porch. Home is a 'smart home' with all of today's upgrades. No detail overlooked.
     

    Amenities & Features

    • Listing Details
      • Property ID
        9Y9P62
      • MLS#
        202115848
      • Property type
        Single Family Homes
      • Marketed By
        Select Sotheby's International Realty
      • Status
        Available
      • Listing Price
        $3,200,000
      • County
        Saratoga County
      • School District
        Saratoga Springs City
    • Utilities & Building
      • Year Built
        1892
      • property taxes
        $21,955/Year
      • Style
        Victorian - Queen Anne
      • Lot Size Unit
        Acre(s)
      • Lot Size
        0.49
      • Parking
        2 Car Garage
      • cooling
        Central Air Conditioning
    • Interior
      • Amenities
        Deck, Granite Countertops, Library, Security System, walk-in closet(s), Carriage House, Gardens, Hardwood Flooring, Staff Quarters, Outdoor Pool, Marble Flooring, 3 Fireplaces, Wet Bar
      • Full Bathrooms
        6
      • Partial Bathrooms
        2
      • Bedrooms
        6