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c. 1840 Stone Greek Revival

Albion, New York 14411

Private Cobblestone Estate

Lake Manse Main House
Lake Manse Main House
Surrounded by lush trees and pachysandra, Lake Manse has a unique combination of oval and herringbone style cobbles
The Main House at Lake Manse is a cobblestone home that was built in the early 1840’s by Nathaniel Lake, completed in 1846. Situated on 7.8 acres along the historic Erie Canal, the exterior of the house is a unique combination of small round and oval cobbles laid five courses to the quoin height, and a lower area of herringbone cobbles. The mortar joints are beaded, and the side friezes have cast iron grills. The quoins and the step areas are sandstone. Total living area is 2,280 sq. ft.

New high efficiency propane furnace, ducting and water heater installed Sept, 2011.

There are six outbuildings including an 1865 stone smokehouse and a restored two story stone barn. The grounds include a 44 x 20 inground pool.
Three Season Room
Three Season Room
This stunning room features one wall with the exterior cobblestone surface, tile and custom inlay cobble mosaic floor, and an expansive view into the back yard.
Breakfast Nook
Breakfast Nook
The breakfast eating area features exposed stone walls and beams, and looks down into the Kitchen area.
Kitchen area
Kitchen area
The Kitchen features a unique original flagstone floor, skylights, Jenn-Air stove and oven and Corian countertop
Living Room
Living Room
Immediately adjacent to the kitchen is a living room with surround cherry mantle, raised panel woodwork, exposed beams and a working wood stove.
Living Room
Living Room
A custom cherry bookcase and raised cherry paneling bring warmth to the living room.
Dining Room
Dining Room
This room features deep window, original floors, a fireplace, and a solid brass Sheraton style chandelier.
Master Bed/Bath
Master Bed/Bath
The first floor master bedroom features original woodwork and wide board floors leading into the updated bathroom complete with custom marble floors, walk in shower and whirlpool bathtub.
Front hall
Front hall
The wide board floors are throughout the house, and greet you coming in the front doorway, which also leads to the upstairs. Just above the entrance is a study nook.
Pool Area
Pool Area
Hidden away from the main house, the 44 x 20 in-ground pool is surrounded on two sides by a restored 8' high barn foundation, and fenced on the other sides.
Bedrooms 3
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heated Sq. Ft. 2,280
Acres 7.8


  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • Basement
  • Breakfast Room
  • Dry Basement
  • Entry Hall
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Laundry Room
  • Living room
  • Reader's Loft
  • Sunroom
  • Master bedroom downstairs
  • Barn
  • Driveway - Dirt
  • Garden
  • Pool - In Ground
  • Storage Building
  • Storm Windows
  • Workshop
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Fireplaces
  • Grand staircase
  • High Ceilings
  • Original wood windows
  • Skylight
  • Wood floors
  • Shingle Roof
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Gas heating
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Plaster Walls
  • Ripple Glass
  • 6 outbuildings
  • deep window sills
  • Flagstone floor - kitchen
  • stone water trough
  • unique light fixtures

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Archived in January, 2020

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