SWEEPING PANORAMIC VIEWS AWAIT FROM A CLASSIC ADIRONDACK CAMP ON
90 ACRES WITH 2800 FEET OF SHORELINE SOLD
Rock Point is the Perfect Family Compound, Offering Subdivision
Potential While Still Maintaining the Privacy and Integrity of this
on the western shore of Long Lake in the Central Adirondacks, Watch
Rock Point is an exceptional circa 1890's family compound that boasts
90 sub-dividable acres of sprawling grounds and 2,800 feet of coveted
As one of the
area’s few remaining significant tracts of shoreline property
that has not been subdivided since its origins in 1898, this presents
a rare opportunity for the unique buyer seeking the ultimate in
a private, scenic mountain retreat.
Beauty. Peaceful, picture-perfect environs that make you feel in
a world all your own. From any vantage point, one can’t help
but be captivated by the most exquisite vistas of tranquil water
and mountainous grandeur, with views that encompass thousands of
acres of state land and stretch all the way to the Adirondack High
Peaks. Pristine lake views meld with blueness of the sky, and are
in company with nature’s other spectacular images such as
a sandy beach that rises to granite cliffs, giant erratics, magical
forest and pastoral greenery at every turn.
with Generous Guest Accommodations. To access this breathtaking
property, you are guided down a private gated road that is shared
by only eight other estate properties along six miles of shoreline.
Housed separately on the serene grounds is a wonderful Main Lodge,
Guide House and Guest Cabin that provide plentiful, comfortable
accommodations for family and friends.
Built in 1898
by Judge George Terry, the main house, guest house and cottage have
9 bedrooms, 6 full baths and 2 half baths, perched by the water.
All have been lovingly maintained by the current owners of 30 years.
The interior exudes a gracious ambiance blending rustic charm with
Victorian elegance for relaxing and entertaining. Arched windows,
five brick and stone fireplaces, rich wood floors, tasteful built-ins
and fabulous woodwork are among the distinctive highlights throughout
that add substantial character.
The inviting living
room offers wonderful views across the lake all the way to the High
Peaks, as does the cozy windowed sitting area that also gazes out
at the mountains to the east and west of the lake. Awe-inspiring
scenery is further showcased in the main level’s reading nook,
the dining room, kitchen and corner windowed breakfast area, as
well as upstairs on the master bedroom balcony overlooking the lake
and Offerings. The Guide House is quaint, beautiful, and as meticulously
cared for, with 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, a full kitchen, covered
front porch that faces the lake and mountains, and a lovely lily
pond right nearby.
The property also
has a Guest Cabin with 2 bedrooms and one bath, a brick wine cellar,
covered boat slips, boat house, workshop with space for a tractor
or lawnmowers, covered boat slips and docks, original outhouse,
wood shed, icehouse, 3 lean-tos at the water’s edge, party/exercise
building, plus a sandy beach, tennis court. Select original furnishings
and boats are also included in this major offering including a restored
1927 triple cockpit Chris Craft.
is a haven for boaters, and is also connected to a snow mobile trail
system. A 20kw generator and battery system delivers power to all
A Prized Location.
Long Lake in Adirondack Park is the geographic center of the Adirondacks,
and the start of the Roosevelt-March Trail. Watch Rock Point is
located four miles north of town, on the west side of Long Lake.
On the east side of the lake is Forest Preserve-State Land, which
can also be viewed from the property.
Within its borders,
Watch Rock Point is a haven for its inhabitants, and the ultimate
family gathering spot where all can enjoy nature’s splendor,
an abundance of sports and recreational activities, priceless together
time, and years of lasting memories.
90 acre property, with it's more than half mile of waterfront, can
be subdivided, creating at minimum, two substantial lake front parcels
without compromising the
integrity and privacy that defines Watch Rock Point.
# STORIES: 2 Story
FULL BATHS: 6
HALF BATHS: 2
YEAR BUILT: 1898
APX TOTAL SQFT:
4 Brick and 1 Stone
AREA: Long Lake,
Indian Lake, Raquette Lake
APX ACREAGE: 91
200 Amps/self-generated power with 20 KW generator and battery stack
Well Drilled, Septic
VIEWS: Lake, Mountains
Washers, clothes dryers, Dishwashers, Freezers, Ranges/Ovens-Gas,
Boat Dock, Gravel Drive, Outbuildings, Outdoor Lighting, Tennis
Court, Underground Utilities
here for Misc. photos.