Price Reduction - Waterfront
278 Crows Nest Road, Cairo, NY
$ 2,800,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#HM415499
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyGREENE
  • CityCairo
  • Zip12413
  • StyleContemporary
  • Year Built2003
  • Taxes$ 29400
  • Price$ 2,800,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms7
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage8535
  • Lot Size170 Acres
Data Source:
OneKey® MLS
Property Description

The rarest find, 278 CROW'S NEST RD is an expansive property, compound and estate cradled in a protected and exclusive corner of New York Catskill Mountain bliss. This property provides the ultimate opportunity for unusual serenity, sighted for maximum view and privacy and just 2.5 hrs. from Manhattan. Qquely secluded, yet just 15 minutes from the newly revitalized Windham Mountain Club to the west, 20 minutes to the culinary shopping mecca of Hudson to the east and right in the middle of the new upscale offerings that make Round Top authentically charming, cool and much a sought-after destination for artists and tastemakers alike, as the revival of this insanely beautiful valley continues. This singular 170+acre offering is richly laced with old logging trails, artisanal stone walls, mountain streams, a three-story waterfall, and truly inspiring views all the way to the Berkshires. The property is cradled in the surrounding state forest of Catskill Park that flank it on two sides, and on the third by the Doris Duke Preserve, Greene County, a preserved parcel of this property that is protected as "Forever Wild" and will remain so in perpetuity. Built in 2003, the main home is perched up high and offers startling views in multiple directions, presenting the rarest vistas of soaring space and escape. The main home is constructed to last with a unique industrial steel, glass and cement design and is trimmed with contrasting vintage architectural details throughout. There is over 8,500 SF of interior living space with open views and high ceilings. The house has six bedrooms, five full bathrooms, and three half bathrooms. Start each morning with the glorious sunrise views from the luxurious primary suite which boasts a private entrance to the outside, two walk-in closets and an enormous en-suite complete with hand-carved antique wooden doors, radiant flooring, a Jacuzzi soaking tub, separate walk-in shower, and laundry room. In the heart of the home, the Great Hall is the perfect space for large-scale gatherings. It is surrounded on three sides by double-height windows multiple access points to the rear terrace and has a large limestone vintage fireplace transported from France. The Library Loft sits high above the Great Hall with green eastern views and not only provides ample space for quiet rest, relaxation, and reflection, but also allows for additional sleeping quarters along with a full bathroom. Adjacent to the Great Hall sits the chef's kitchen, breakfast area and family room featuring vintage Vermont salvaged wood trim, a bar area and 3,300-bottle wine room that seamlessly blends the rustic with the industrial. Additional bedrooms are separated on the other end of the house and surround a second family room and kitchen. The property includes a 2500 sq ft sprung floor studio, a three-car garage, vintage "Quonset Hut" for gardening and storage, the penultimate floating Treehouse facing sweeping views of the surrounding valley, an 18 raised bed organic garden, and a parking area for up to 20 vehicles.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Call Listing Agent Elementary School Cairo-Durham Middle School Cairo-Durham High School
Price History
2/1/2024 Listed $2,995,000
5/7/2024 7% - $2,800,000

General Features

Architectural Style Contemporary
High School Cairo-Durham High School
High School District Cairo-Durham
Elementary School Call Listing Agent
Middle/Junior High School Cairo-Durham Middle School
Middle/Junior School District Cairo-Durham
Elementary School District Cairo-Durham

Interior Features

Basement None


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

Property vs Single Family Average in 12413

AVG $1.86M
AVG $22,840
AVG 367
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1968

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