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c. 1700 Colonial

New Hempstead
Spring Valley, New York

Original Hempstead Farmhouse

Front
Front
Historic Mini-Mansion built on to the original 17th century farmhouse by Famous architect James Rowland(Architect that built Jersey City,N.J.) in 1886, featuring museum quality medallions, exquisite archways,perennial gardens, and all the elegance from a bygone era.
Living  Room
Living Room
Living Room with Magnificent ceiling Medallions
Huge Country Kitchen
Huge Country Kitchen
The huge country kitchen has the charm of a country kitchen with all modern conveniences, lots of space, and even a powder room with pocket door off the kitchen.
Greenhouse
Greenhouse
One of the prior owners was a Gardener/Florist, so this home boasts a working greenhouse, and benefits from the Florist planted perennial gardens along the pathways.
Bedrooms 10
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Heated Sq. Ft. 4,303
Stories 3
Acres 1.1

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This historic mini-mansion was built in 1886 by famous architect James Rowland for his own family. From the museum quality medallions on the living room ceiling to the exquisite archways, Hempstead Farm is all about elegance from a bygone era. One portion of the house dates back to the 17th century, with a window seat of leaded glass.James T. Rowland built a city, Jersey City, and he paid special attention when he built his home.
Originally a dairy farm, the house had also been the residence of a Ship's Captain, and a Gardener/Florist. The Captain mounted a piece of his ship's wainscoting to the bedroom hallway, and the florist planted perennial gardens along the pathways. The property had been part of the parade grounds for the war of 1812.
Modernized with a pool for swimming, pool patio, deck, screened room and outdoor shower. The ceramic tile that lines the second floor bathrooms from floor to ceiling, was special ordered and imported from Spain. The roof was updated with slate from New Hampshire, ice breakers and gutter toppers.

Archived in July, 2012

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