Welcome to this historic gem nestled on over 21 acres with gorgeous mature plantings in Millbrook, just 5 minutes from the Village. Built in 1776 by the esteemed De La Vergne family, who once owned all the land to Innisfree Garden, this remarkable property boasts timeless elegance and unique charm. With 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and 2 living rooms, including a first-floor primary suite, there’s ample space for comfortable living. The property also features a converted barn with its own bedroom, bath, and kitchenette, offering additional versatility and potential. As you explore further, you’ll be greeted by a large bluestone terrace enveloped by lush perennial gardens, complete with a gunite pool creating a tranquil outdoor oasis. Step inside to discover the early craftsmanship, with plaster walls, old wide board floors, and exquisite moldings that speak to its heritage. The main level features a formal dining room, foyer, kitchen, a spacious living, a big great room addition, 2 woodburning fireplaces and a large first-floor primary ensuite. The second level hosts three additional bedrooms and a full bath, providing ample accommodation. A spacious blue stone patio provides an inviting space for outdoor gatherings. This expansive estate includes a small schoolhouse outbuilding, currently used as a charming potting shed. Land on both sides of the road, complete with a pond and stream. A rare opportunity to own a piece of Hudson Valley heritage. Whether you’re seeking a peaceful retreat or a place to create lasting memories, this property invites you to experience the timeless allure of country living at its finest, just 90 minutes from NYC.


  • GeneralGuest Quarters
  • AppliancesDryer, Oven, Refrigerator, Washer
  • BasementFull
  • A/Ctrue, Central Air
  • FireplaceFireplace, Fireplaces: 2
  • FlooringHardwood
  • HeatingOil, Hot Water, Steam
  • LaundryIn Unit
  • Half Baths1


  • StyleFarmhouse
  • Other StructuresDeck, Patio
  • PoolIn Ground
  • ParkingDriveway
  • GeneralBarn(s)


  • Originating MLSonekey
  • School DistrictMillbrook
  • CountyDutchess
  • HOA AmenitiesHealth Club


  • Zoning135889-6564-00-993783-0000
  • ViewMountain(s), Park/ Greenbelt, View
  • FencingFenced


  • WaterWell
  • SewerSeptic Tank


  • Sourceonekey
  • Listing Agent Compensation0
  • Buyers Agent Compensation2.25%
  • ExclusionsM3 IAW


  • WindowsSkylight(s)
  • GeneralTwo

Listing History

  • 04/24/2024Active
  • 04/24/2024$1,995,000 @ $579 per ft²
  • 02/09/2024Sold
  • 02/09/2024$895,000 @ $260 per ft²

Property Features

  • 0
  • 135889-6564-00-993783-0000
  • 2.25
  • Barn(S)
  • Central Air
  • Deck
  • Driveway
  • Dutchess
  • Farmhouse
  • Fenced
  • Fireplace
  • Fireplaces: 2
  • Full
  • Guest Quarters
  • Hardwood
  • Health Club
  • Hot Water
  • In Unit
  • In- Ground
  • M3 IAW
  • Millbrook
  • Mountain(s)
  • Oil
  • onekey
  • Park/ Greenbelt
  • Patio
  • Septic Tank
  • Skylight(s)
  • Steam
  • true
  • Two
  • View
  • Well

Residential Info

Property Details

Address: 78 South Road, Washington, New York 12545