1827 Federal-Style “Shumway House” Asks $1.19 Million in Essex, New York
$1,195,000 | Built 1827 | 3,500 Sq. Ft. | 4 Beds | 3.5+ Baths | 0.18 Acres
3 Church St, Essex, NY 12936
The Shumway House is a stunning 1827 Federal-style home located in Essex, New York. This beautiful property, constructed using locally quarried limestone, is now available for sale at $1.19 million. With a spacious 3,500 square feet of living space, the house features four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms, providing ample space for comfortable family living. The Shumway House is a true masterpiece of architecture and design, blending historic charm with modern amenities, and offering a unique and inviting living experience.
From the listing: Newly renovated circa 1827 stone house built in the federal style located in the historic hamlet of Essex NY reflects today’s modern amenities while maintaining the beauty and grandeur of the original home. The Shumway House, constructed of locally quarried limestone has been updated with a versatile floor plan using high quality materials. Beautiful bright entrance with marble flooring and custom-made windows in the dividing walls pulls light into every room. The large living room looks to the dining room each with fireplaces, custom-built closets and bookshelves. Updated kitchen has marble countertops and custom-built open shelving. 2nd fl has a large main bedroom with fireplace and private full bathroom, as well as a full bathroom and 2 additional bedrooms with custom-built Murphy beds, easily lending the rooms to other uses.
3rd fl with its lake facing deck has a large open area, bedroom and bathroom perfect for guest or as an office. The lower level was the original summer kitchen with fireplace, now with updated kitchen that flows out to the private backyard garden, a living area and bathroom. Great for entertaining or as guest space. Walking distance to village restaurants, shops and ferry to Vermont. One hour to Burlington with international airport, 90 miles to Montreal Canada, 3 hours to Boston. Hike the Adirondacks just 45 minutes to Lake Placid. Local marinas and public beaches give you access to Lake Champlain. List of excluded items available please ask agent. The Shumway House is on the market for $1.19 million with Jo Anna Giltner of Covered Bridge Realty.