On the Water in Saugerties, $299,500, with Eager Seller

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Admittedly, it’s not the most charming house in the world (hence the main photo in the listing being of water views), and not much land. But, the water! It’s on the Esopus Creek, right where it connects to the Hudson. The proximity to the lighthouse! Close to beloved downtown Saugerties! Curious if anyone would be interested in this cute-ish little Cape Cod, despite its perching on .17 acres. Yeah, yeah, vinyl siding, saddish kitchen, and, judging from those soft-edged photos, it’s probably been listed on VRBO at some point in time. But, um, look at that nice deck, and it has a hot tub. Small enough that you could renovate it fairly inexpensively, I think.

The house was originally listed earlier this year for $369,000 and it didn’t sell so that’s good news for the buyer. Owner is apparently in a hurry to sell. Also, per the broker: it has both water views and water access.

Stats on the jump.

126 Lighthouse Drive, Saugerties (Nutshell Realty) GMAP
Beds: 2
Baths: 1.5
Square Feet: 1,400
Land
: .17 acres
Taxes: Coming soon!
Transportation: Pine Hills Trailways; Amtrak to Rhinecliff (across the river)

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About lisa

I'm a freelance writer (and thus, not a homeowner), specializing in real estate, urban planning and sustainability. Also, I just like looking at pictures of houses.

Posted on July 14, 2011, in $200000 to $299000, Saugerties, Ulster County and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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