Explore Parke Homestead, nestled in the picturesque Taconic Hills, where each season unfolds with unique charm. This captivating 8.5-acre property features rolling hillside terrain adorned by historic stone walls and shaded by majestic 150-year-old sugar maples.At its heart is an early saltbox residence, meticulously renovated to preserve its historical essence while introducing modern luxuries. Step into the kitchen, illuminated by new skylights, boasting a Carrera marble island, DeVOL hardware, and premium appliances including a Miele refrigerator and Bertazzoni range. Adjacent, a breakfast room bathes in morning sunlight, offering panoramic views stretching to Mercer Mountain and Beebe Hill State Forest. The dining room showcases wide plank flooring, hand-cut from trees harvested on-site, a Nova 2 woodstove, and opens to a tranquil covered porch.The southern wing hosts a library and a luxurious primary bedroom suite with fireplace, walk-in closet, and spa-like bathroom complete with deep soaking tub, carved marble sink, and grand walk-in shower tiled with handmade Zellige. Upstairs, three bedrooms share a beautifully renovated full bath and a central living space with exposed beams and abundant natural illumination from additional skylights and new south-facing windows.As if that’s not enough, a short stroll across the property stands a meticulously converted barn, redesigned into a complete second home of its own. It boasts a full chef’s kitchen with Wolf range and Subzero fridge, a primary ensuite bedroom, and two additional baths. Huge glass doors open out onto the bluestone patio. The upper level offers a spacious, airy retreat with a sleeping loft, soaring original ceilings, and posts and beams. The enormous deck overlooks lawns, woodlands, and a small creek.Explore enchanting pathways beyond the homes to discover perennials, numerous apple trees, a charming chicken coop, and a 45-foot heated gunite saltwater pool harmoniously integrated into the landscapeideal for relaxation or entertaining against the backdrop of the Taconic hills. Parke Homestead epitomizes tranquility and storied charm, conveniently located just 2.5 hours from NYCa timeless retreat steeped in history and natural beauty.


  • AppliancesClothes Dryer, Clothes Washer, Dishwasher, Generator, Refrigerator, Stove
  • BasementUnfinished, Exterior Entry, Walk- Up Access
  • FlooringTile, Wood
  • A/CYes
  • HeatingForced, Hot Air
  • FireplaceBedroom, Living Room, Dining Room, Fireplaces: 2


  • GeneralShingle
  • StyleBarn, Salt Box, Shingle


  • RoofingAsphalt, Shingle
  • WindowsDouble Hung
  • GeneralFrame, Stone, Spray Foam Insulation, Barn, Salt Box, Shingle, Poured Concrete, Stone


  • Originating MLSColumbia Greene Northern Dutchess MLS
  • School DistrictChatham
  • CountyColumbia


  • Zoning68.-1-6.2
  • ViewMountain, Pastoral, Wooded, Meadow


  • Utilities200 Amps
  • WaterWell
  • SewerPrivate Sewer


  • SourceColumbia Greene Northern Dutchess MLS

Listing History

  • 06/27/2024$2,995,000 @ $1,070 per ft²
  • 06/27/2024Active
  • 12/06/2012Sold
  • 12/06/2012$875,000 @ $313 per ft²

Property Features

  • 200 Amps
  • 68.-1-6.2
  • Asphalt
  • Barn
  • Bedroom
  • Chatham
  • Columbia
  • Columbia Greene Northern Dutchess MLS
  • Dining Room
  • Double Hung
  • Exterior Entry
  • Fireplaces: 2
  • Forced
  • Frame
  • Hot Air
  • Living Room
  • Meadow
  • Mountain
  • Pastoral
  • Poured Concrete
  • Private Sewer
  • Salt Box
  • Shingle
  • Spray Foam Insulation
  • Stone
  • Tile
  • Unfinished
  • Walk- Up Access
  • Well
  • Wood
  • Wooded
  • Yes

Residential Info

Property Details

Address: 111 Schoolhouse Road, East Chatham, New York 12060