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65 Lee Avenue, Putnam Valley, NY 10579
Total Taxes: $17,533
Status: Closed
MLS#: H6127972
  • Style: See Remarks, Raised Ranch, Chalet
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Baths: 2 Full 1 Half
  • Basement: Unfinished, Walk-Out Access
  • Parking: Driveway
  • Schools: Putnam Valley
  • Development: Oscawana Lake
  • Total Taxes: $17,533
  • Lot Sqft: 8176
  • Apx. Year Built: 1930
Resubmit offers. ....WOW--Don't pass this one up! Direct Lakefront! Legal 2 bedroom but lives like a 4 bedroom! Imagine watching fireworks from your very own lakefront property! This spectacular waterfront residence with all the bells and whistles is the one you have been waiting for this year! 100 feet of private lakefront property, this gorgeous three level home sits right on Lake Oscawana with stunning wall to wall windows showcasing gorgeous year round views with the most unbelievable sunrises and sunsets! The current owners have exemplified pride of ownership in all of their upgrades and improvements. No expense has been spared and you will notice the moment you enter inside this romantic getaway. Some 2019 improvements include new roof, new gutters and gutter protectors, new skylights, new window and skylight shades (2021), home interior freshly painted (2020) drywall repaired throughout and new door knobs.  In 2017 the interior plumbing was updated with added water filter, water softener, ionizer, water purifier/reverse osmosis, top of the line water pressure unit, updated shower and sink knobs and spouts and shower heads and two outdoor storage sheds.  In addition new well pump in 2020, plus the basement was sealed and insulated in 2017.  The wood floors throughout are stunning and perfect for a lakefront home and were added just a few years ago. Also new are two HVAC  units in master and basement with conductor and wifi transmitters to connect to app and control by smart device. Buyers will also appreciate new washer and dryer, updated thermostats, security cameras and smart door bell camera. Radon mitigation system in place, new entry staircase reclaimed/updated and propane tanks were replaced and updated in 2018. This is legal two bedroom home but lives like a three or four. The lower level home office features its own private entrance perfect and practical for a home business.  The picturesque backyard offers many levels for relaxation and play. Roast smores from one tier and watch the stars shine down on the lake or host evening cocktail parties beautifully staged with outdoor hanging light bulbs. Cozy winter nights can be enjoyed by the toasty wood burning fireplace installed in 2017 with added stone work.  A Hampton vibe in Putnam County. One hour commute to New York City, Upstate living at its finest yet close to everything one could ask for and more. The lake activities are endless! Enjoy motor boating, fishing, kayaking, or ice skating during the winter months and this is just the beginning! The current owners love this home and what they enjoyed most is the country living with the added action packed lifestyle. Heading into New York City by train or driving for business or recreation with little to no traffic is ideal for many not wanting to travel hours away. This residence is full of light and the residents have spent years enjoying bird watching, gardening, hiking and water sports, ice hockey, ice fishing, snow mobiling, cross country skiing on the lake and.or including a few yoga sessions on the dock as the sun rises and sets when the weather is not cold. Enjoy the safety of knowing you will never lose power because owner will leave two backup generators; one being brand new never used (Honda motor generator) and smart as well as accessible via phone app. Close to historical sites of Hudson, Woodbury Common shopping, West Point and Westchester Mall just to name a few. Oscawana Lake is one of the largest lakes in Putnam County, Next to Fahnestock Preserve and state owned hiking trails. The Fall time gives a great opportunity for apple and pumpkin picking and breweries all around for special treats and beverages. The 386-acre lake has a depth that ranges from 25 feet to 30 feet at its deepest. The lake is fed by a stream from its north end and it drains out into Oscawana Creek at the middle of its southeastern shore. Pre-approvals required for all appointments. Sellers ask that agents and buyers remove their shoes at the entrance and wear gloves and masks. Please do not open refrigerators due to pandemic fears. Plenty of parking for all your guests! Make this your weekend retreat or year round residence.  This hidden gem is the best value on the market!

Floor Plan

  • Other: Additional
  • First: Family Room, Kitchen, Bedroom
  • Second: Master Bedroom, Bathroom, Den/Office, Additional
  • Lower: Additional


  • Interior Features: Cathedral Ceiling(s), Eat-in Kitchen, Master Bath, Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Approx Interior Sqft: 2032
  • Fireplace: 1
  • Windows: Skylight(s)
  • Heating: Oil, Hot Water
  • Heat Zones: 3
  • A/C: Ductless
  • Water: Well
  • Sewer: Septic Tank
  • # Floors in Unit: Three Or More


  • Construction: Frame, Cedar, Shake Siding
  • Parking: Driveway
  • Lot Features: Level, Sloped
  • ExteriorFeatures: Dock
  • Porch/Patio: Deck
  • Waterfront: Beach Front, Lake Privileges, Lake/Pond/Stream, Lake Front, Water Access, Waterfront

Room Information

  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Baths: 2 Full/1 Half


  • Total Taxes: $17,533