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Listing No. 8253

c. 1840 Stone Greek Revival
Albion, NY

Lake Manse Main House

Three Season Room

Breakfast Nook

Kitchen area

Private Cobblestone Estate

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.
Bedrooms: 3
Full Bath(s): 2
Half Bath(s): 1

Heated Sq. Ft.: 2,280
Acres: 7.800


  • 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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