40 Washington Spring RoadPalisades, NY 10964MLS Number 4821257

  • Price: $4,295,000
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  • 4Bedrooms
  • 0.79Acreage
  • 4Bathroom
  • 1953Year Built

Ivy House. A romantic ivy clad home w/extraordinary views of Hudson River from every room & enchanting gardens w/brick patios/footpaths, a fountain, greenhouse & a glamorous pool w/cabana house - all overlooking the Hudson. Home was designed by noted architect & Snedens resident Eric Gugler, to maximize light & natural breezes throughout. Gugler was engaged by FDR to design the West Wing of the White House. Ivy House has distinctive use of wrought iron ornamentation in its balconies reminiscent of old New Orleans & a time gone by. The property has a storied Snedens Landing history. Originally the site of Robert Snedens' house. Previously occupied by actress Brenda Forbes, who worked w/many Snedens residents fr Noel Coward, Catherine Cornell, Laurence Olivier & good friends w/Katherine Hepburn who frequented Ivy House at Thanksgiving. Bright & spacious w/numerous doors & windows, it offers a 2 car garage & a separate stand alone 4 car garage. Intriguing, private & special! 25 mins NYC.

Listed by Richard W Ellis of Ellis Sotheby's Intl Realty

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Basic Information

  • List Price$4,295,000
  • MLS Number4821257
  • Property TypeSingle Family
  • Square Feet4000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathroom4
  • Broker NameEllis Sotheby's Intl Realty
  • List Agent Full NameRichard W Ellis


  • Amenities
    • 1st Floor Bedrm
    • Balcony
    • Cathedral/Vaulted/High Ceiling
    • Close to Bus
    • Eat in Kitchen
    • Fenced Yard
    • Formal Dining Room
    • Foyer
    • Hardwood Floors As Seen
    • Patio
    • Porch
    • Privacy
    • River Views
    • Tennis
    • View
    • Walk In Closet
    • Water Access
    • Workshop
  • Baths Full4
  • IncludedCook Top, Dryer, Wall Oven, Washer


  • StatusACT
  • Air ConditioningCentral


  • Zip10964
  • Address40 Washington Spring Road
  • High School DistrictSouth Orangetown
  • Junior HighSouth Orangetown Middle School
  • Building Number40
  • StreetWashington Spring Road
  • Street TypePublic
  • CityOrangetown
  • StateNY
  • CountyRockland County
  • Elementary SchoolCottage Lane, Tappan Zee, WO Schaefer
  • High SchoolTappan Zee

Water Body

  • Water AccessYes


  • Siding DescriptionBlock, Masonry
  • Property StyleColonial
  • Construction DescriptionBlock
  • Basement DescriptionPartial
  • Attic DescriptionUnfinished
  • Fireplaces3
  • Year Built1953


  • Acreage0.79
  • Lot Description
    • Corner Lot
    • Historic District
    • Level
    • Partly Wooded
    • Sloping
    • Stone/Brick Wall


  • Sewer DescriptionSeptic
  • GarbagePrivate
  • Heating FuelNatural Gas
  • Heating TypeBase Board
  • Heating Zones3
  • HotwaterGas Stand Alone

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