Price $4,500,000
Status Active
Beds 4
Baths 4 Baths
Home size 4,903 sqft
Lot Size 38.30 ac
Days on Market 47
Oliver Wiswall HUDSON RIVER HOUSE c1835Indulge in the allure of mesmerizing views that will captivate your senses and imagination. Perched atop Mt. Merino, the iconic Oliver Wiswall House stands as a beacon of timeless elegance, offering commanding forever vistas of the majestic Hudson River. Originally built in 1835 by one of Hudson's esteemed mayors and founder of Greenport, this historic Greek Revival masterpiece is steeped in a rich tapestry of heritage. Set on 39 acres this residence commands not only the tranquil Hudson River but also offers sweeping panoramas that encompass the iconic Athens lighthouse and the picturesque Catskill Mountains painting the horizon. Rarely does an opportunity arise to own a piece of history so deeply entrenched in the fabric of the region.Step inside to discover a meticulous and thoughtful restoration, where every detail has been methodically preserved and enhanced. From the grandeur of the classic brick Greek Revival architecture to the intricate details of stately moldings, marble fireplaces, and most original doors and windows, the Oliver Wiswall House exudes an air of timeless sophistication.The interior layout features a gracious center hall entry leading to the formal living room, library and formal dining room all adorned with iconic moldings and meticulous craftsmanship that effortlessly blends historic charm with modern comforts all bathed in natural light pouring in countless oversized windows. A seamless transition takes you to the later postmodernism addition, where a grand great room awaits boasting curved, soaring ceilings a chef-worthy open kitchen, gracious dining round, fantasy mud room, pantry, and laundry area, all thoughtfully designed to complement the home's historic grandeur. With four bedrooms and three and a half baths, including the upstairs sumptuous primary suite, guest en-suite, and two additional bedrooms and bath, all flooded with natural light, high ceilings and offering captivating river views, this home is a sanctuary of comfort and luxury.Step outside onto multi-level decks and a patio, where you can immerse yourself in the mesmerizing expanse of the river's beauty. Whether you're a star-gazer or simply seeking a tranquil retreat, the Oliver Wiswall House offers the perfect sanctuary amidst its sprawling lawns and panoramic views.Just moments to Hudson, Amtrak and to all the Hudson Valley has to offer while just 2 hrs to NYC
Property Type(s): Single Family
Last Updated 6/10/2024 Year Built 1835
Community Hudson County Columbia


School District Hudson

Additional Details

AIR Central Air
APPLIANCES Dishwasher, Dryer, Gas Water Heater, Refrigerator, Washer
AREA Hudson
BASEMENT Full, Walk-Out Access, Yes
HEAT Forced Air
LOT 38.3 acre(s)
PARKING Detached
SEWER Septic Tank
STYLE Center Hall, Greek Revival
TAXES 10384
VIEW DESCRIPTION Mountain(s), River, Water, Trees/Woods
WATER Well, Private



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