This Chatham Cottage For Sale is a Cute Country Getaway, $229,500

  |  August 22, 2017

First-time homebuyers: Feast your eyes on this country cutie on 4.5 acres listed at an affordable price with property taxes for less than $5,000 per year*.

The cottage is 1500 square feet with two bedrooms, one full bath, and one half-bath. An open floor plan makes the home feel spacious, and the vaulted ceilings with exposed wood beams give the interior height. Includes hardwood floors, wood stove, skylights, and kitchen with marble countertops and a large pantry. Walls of windows bring the verdant environs inside.

Outside, the back deck is surrounded by flower beds and trees, providing a dreamy place to spend a summer’s evening. Located less than 5 minutes from the Taconic State Parkway and less than 10 minutes from the village of Chatham. Commuters: It takes two hours + change to get to Manhattan via the Taconic Parkway. Or, the Hudson Amtrak Station is less than 30 minutes. Lots of transportation options east-of-Hudson.

153 Raup Road, Chatham (Preferred Country Properties)

*According to, the property taxes for 153 Raup Road, Chatham were $4978.66 in 2016.

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