Two-Home Compound in the Roosevelts’ Playground, $367K

1800s homestead

Historic Hyde Park, NY is home to this 1800s homestead consisting of two three-bedroom houses separated by a barn.

Oh yes you can own two houses for the price of one, especially if you’re willing to do some of your own personalizing and updating. Not that either of these two houses need a ton of work, starting with the three-bedroom main house, which comes with a living room wood stove, exposed brick and beams, French doors, and wood floors.

1800s homestead

Imagine what you could with this sunny little kitchen…

…and, the master bedroom offers a walk-out and patio through a glass door.

House Number 2 also comes with three bedroom, plus one full bath. This home is a blank canvass upon which you can express your designer’s vision. Make it your guest house, rental, or mother-in-law apartment.

1800s homestead

According to the listing, this 1.5-acre property once belonged to the Roosevelt family, and both Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site and the FDR National Historic Site are within minutes of this location. Also nearby are Hyde Park town amenities, the village of Rhinebeck, and Poughkeepsie, NY.

The property also abuts the Fall Kill creek, making it a bucolic mini-compound in desirable Dutchess County.

1800s homestead

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