78 W Shore Drive Putnam Valley, NY
$ 938,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#H6104154
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyPUTNAM
  • CityPutnam Valley
  • AreaPutnam Valley
  • NeighborhoodOscawana Lake
  • Zip10579
  • StyleColonial,Contemporary
  • Year Built1986
  • Taxes$ 23284
  • Price$ 938,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3570
  • Lot Size1.13 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Anthony DeBellis with Douglas Elliman Real Estate
Data Source:
OneKey MLS
Property Description

Multiple Bids on this property...LAKEFRONT with a SEPARATE PRIVATE APARTMENT and its own entrance! Calling all serenity lovers seeking direct lake front access on Lake Oscawana with only a one hour commute to New York City! 90' lake front with 150 square feet Trex dock and 20x16 trex deck offers a life of peace and happiness! Country living at its finest yet close to everything one could ask for and more! The activities are endless! Enjoy motor boating, fishing, kayaking, or ice skating during the winter months and this is just the beginning of it all! The very spacious home features a large family room with fireplace, large windows with direct lake views, and wide plank cherry floors. There is an exit to a two tiered deck with pergola, lake and garden views. The large eat-in-kitchen with cherry cabinetry, granite counters and ceramic tiles offers additional space for dining with again breathtaking views! The Master Bedroom suite and Master Bathroom is on its own private floor and features two over-sized walk-in-closets and a storage room for seasonal items. Steps down from the Master Bedroom are three additional large bedrooms, hall bathroom and a bonus room with deck and lake views. This additional bonus room is a great home office, exercise room, yoga studio or anything you wish to imagine in this remarkable space. The private in-law apartment has its own entrance and private driveway and the interior boasts a spectacular living area, bedroom, kitchenette and full bathroom setup! The two car garage is heated for extra warmth during the cold winter months. The current owners love this home and what they enjoy most is the country living with the added action packed lifestyle. Heading into NYC by train or driving for business or recreation with little traffic is ideal for many not wanting to travel hours away. This residence is full of light and this family has spent years enjoying bird watching, gardening hiking, and water sports on the lake including a few yoga sessions dock by the dock as the sun goes down. Close to historical sites of Hudson, Woodbury Common shopping, West Point, Westchester Mall just to name a few. Oscawana Lake is one of the largest lakes in Putnam County. Next to Fahnestock Preserve and State owned hiking trails. The Fall time gives a great opportunity for apple and pumpkin picking and breweries all around for special treats and beverages. Across from this home is New York State property donated by the original owner/builder of the house. It is annex to Fahnstock Preserve and there are hiking trails accessible directly across from each of the gates on this property. Roof was replaced in 2013, Wood flooring in 2007, Central Air in 2008, Stone wall masonry 2013, all close to $200,000 in renovations. Gross Property taxes are as follows: Town and County $5935.07, School Taxes $17,349.00 Total Gross is $23,284.07. The STAR of $1198.60 reduces taxes further to $22,085.47. Taxes will also reflect an additional $1784 for 2021 as assessment was reduced. In addition to STAR, taxes will be lowered to $20,301.47...A wonderful offering at this price point. Lake Oscawana is at the heart of Putnam Valley, New York. The 386-acre lake has a depth that ranges from 25 feet to 30 feet at its deepest. The lake is fed by a stream from its north end and it drains out into Oscawana Creek at the middle of its southeastern shore. For more information on this lake, you can google Lake Oscawana for more information and be directed to web pages. Covid disclosures and Pre-approval letters are required prior to all scheduling of appointments. A hidden gem in Putnam County. On beautiful Spring and Summer days just imagine yourself having a picnic near the sparkling lake. Ahhh, now that is paradise at its best!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Putnam Valley Elementary School Putnam Valley Middle School Putnam Valley High School
Price History
3/24/2021 Listed $938,000

General Features

Architectural Style Colonial, Contemporary
Attached Garage Yes
Buildingareaunits Square Feet
Construction Materials Frame, Clapboard, Wood Siding
Cooling Central Air
Development Name Oscawana Lake
Elementary School Putnam Valley Elementary School
Elementary School District Putnam Valley
Exterior Features Dock
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Electric, Propane, Baseboard, Steam
High School Putnam Valley High School
High School District Putnam Valley
Hot Water Electric Stand Alone
Interior Features Cathedral Ceiling(s), Eat-in Kitchen, Master Bath, Walk-In Closet(s)
Levels 3.00
Middle/Junior High School Putnam Valley Middle School
Middle/Junior School District Putnam Valley
Numberofheatingzones 3
Parking Features Attached, 2 Car Attached
Patio/Porch Features Deck
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Sewer Septic Tank
Subdivision Name Oscawana Lake
Tax Annual Amount 23284.00
TaxAssessedValue 625000
Total Rooms 10
View Other, Water
Village None
Waterfront Features Lake/Pond/Stream, Water Access, Waterfront

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Atticdescription Full
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Lot Features Sloped
Lot Size Acres 1.1300
Lot Size Area 1.1300
Lot Size Source Other
Lot Size Square Feet 49223.00
Lot Size Units Acres
Water Source Well


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 10579

AVG $460K
AVG $11,216
AVG 84
Year Built
AVG 1972

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