After half of a historic home on Hampton Road in Fox Meadow was torn down a few weeks ago, both the Mayor and the Village Manager vowed to undertake an investigation to find out how and why this happened, and to recommend steps to prevent future demolitions of historic properties.
However despite their avowals, it appears that work is still going on at 41 Hampton Road. We passed the site several times in the past few weeks and tractors and back hoes are being used to dig the foundation of the proposed 9,500 square foot house.
As far as we can tell, there has been no stop work order issued and the developer has applied to the Committee for Historic Preservation to demolish the remaining portion of the house which appears to have been severely damaged during the demolition process. The application is on the CHP agenda for their meeting on November 30, 2021.
So despite assurances from the Mayor and Village Manager, as far as we can tell, there have been no consequences for the developer for making a travesty of the Village’s preservation laws.
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21 Olmsted Road
Prime Fox Meadow location and excellent space in this fantastic split level home. Walk to elementary school, high school, library, shops, restaurants, and the train. Enter into a spacious foyer with coat closet and views through the kitchen into the backyard. To the left is the large living room with wood-burning fireplace and beautiful picture window. The adjacent gracious dining room with sliding doors has views into the bright, windowed sunroom which is flexible space for an office or additional family room. The eat-in kitchen makes for wonderful everyday casual family meals and is adjacent to the family room/den. Up a few steps are three large bedrooms each with excellent closet space. One en-suite bedroom is large enough to be a primary bedroom with its own bathroom. Two more large bedrooms and a hall bath with double sinks and a tub/shower complete this level. Upstairs, enter your very own primary suite with a large en-suite bathroom with separate bathtub and shower, walk in closet and adjoining sitting room/office. On the lower level is yet more space with another playroom/den with a half bathroom. On just over a quarter of an acre, you will find the green space you have been waiting for with a slate patio for dining, plenty of grass for play and entertaining, as well as a basketball hoop.
Sale Price: $1,435,000
Assessed Value: $1,250,000
Real Estate Taxes: $29,960
108 Westminster Road
Beautiful 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom ranch in the Edgemont school district. 4 cars can fit in the driveway. Great location right off the intersection of Central Park Ave and Ardsley Rd. Walking distance from the local ShopRite, and a quick drive from the many Central Park Ave shopping centers. Close to the Saw Mill River and Bronx River Parkways. Nearby Scarsdale Metro-North station makes commuting into Manhattan a breeze. Enjoy the outdoors at the nearby Greenburgh Nature Center, Hart's Brook Park, and Ridge Road Park, or hit the green at the Scarsdale Country Club. An additional 700 square foot finished basement is not included in the square footage.
Sale Price: $745,000
Assessed Value: $643,000
Real Estate Taxes: $22,111
508 Central Park Avenue Unit#5108
Large and above ground corner unit at park-like complex Scarsdale Woods offers close proximity to Metro North, restaurants, schools, shops and transportation. Well maintained 1,316 square foot, two-bedroom, and two full bath apartment features sun-filled living room, lovely dining area, space for office, eat-in kitchen, laundry room in unit, master suite with en-suite bath and walk-in closet and balcony for barbeque. New microwave, oven/range and wall units. Easy access to the apartment with no need for an elevator. Enjoy the community pool in the summer. Walking distance to award-winning Edgemont schools with access to track, playground and tennis courts, Greenburgh Nature Center and express bus to New York City.
Sale Price: $530,000
Assessed Value: $292,000
Real Estate Taxes: $9,907
69 Morris Lane
Scarsdale, NY 10583
Morris Lane is on one of the finest streets in Scarsdale. This stately home is set back down a long driveway on 1.70 acres in the heart of the estate section of Murray Hill. This sunny bright open Tudor built in 1926 transcends time into 2021 with an amazing layout and details that every buyer is looking for: 3 floors of living, 4370 interior square feet which include 7 bedrooms, 5 full bathrooms and a powder room. Some of the highlights: first floor bedroom and bathroom, family room that looks out at nature from all sides, third floor with playroom/office, bathroom and bedroom. This home has land and privacy yet super convenient location -close to: Metro North -Scarsdale-Train Station, Heathcote Elementary School and walk to Scarsdale High School and Scarsdale Middle School, Library and parks, and shopping at both the Heathcote Five Corners and Scarsdale Village. This is the perfect house.
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Listing Price: $3,600,000
14 Ponds Lane
Purchase PO/Harrison, NY
Sunny and bright Contemporary home in gated community on one acre with private pool and golf course views. Soaring ceilings, hardwood floors, lots of light and modern angles frame the backdrop of this exquisite residence. Perfect open flow for entertaining family and friends as a primary residence, a weekend escape from NYC, or one level living with room upstairs for guests. Improvements: two new Bosch heat pumps for air conditioning and heat (2019), resurfaced pool and new cover, new 500 gallon propane tank and new pool heater, pool surround repointed, new Poggenpohl kitchen with chef's grade appliances, new driveway (2017), new asphalt roof (2016), rebuilt gazebo (2019), two new Thermopride furnaces, two new hot water heaters, new carpeting upstairs (2021), renovated loft with cable railing (2021), renovated powder room plus first floor bath, primary bath (2021), new deck (2018) and more! Centrally located just minutes from shopping, Metro-North, Westchester County Airport, 287/Hutchinson River Parkway, along with numerous private and public pools, golf courses and clubs.
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Listing Price: $1,575,000
46 Webster Road
Scarsdale PO/Eastchester, NY
Open house Sunday Nov. 21, 2021 12:00PM - 2:00PM
This charming two-family colonial is conveniently located in the heart of Eastchester, just steps away from shopping, entertainment, supermarkets, fine dining, Greenvale elementary and public transportation. Both units boast hardwood floors throughout. A spacious living room with wood burning fireplace, large sunroom/sitting room, sun-filled bedroom, open flow kitchen & dining area, and door to the private backyard & patio complete the first level. Second floor offers a spacious bedroom and living room, full bath and kitchen. Laundry located in the full basement. Perfect for the extended family or an income-producing property. Enjoy Cooper Field playground just one block away and resident discount at Lake Isle Town Club with golf, tennis and multiple pools! This home has so much to offer!
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Listing Price: $725,000