SOLD Edgewater, Cooperstown, NY 13326
Bathrooms: 6 full & 1 half
Square feet: 7,698
This Georgian mansion was built by Isaac Cooper, brother of novelist James Fenimore Cooper, is sited at the headwaters of the Susquehanna River on Otsego Lake in the historic Village of Cooperstown. Situated on two, park-like acres, privatized by an eight-foot high hedge on three sides and a large private courtyard entrance to the rear includes a planted median, greenhouse, smokehouse, guest house and separate two car garage with workshop. A horseshoe staircase in the grand entrance foyer introduces formal rooms of excellent proportion and scale, that are embellished with detailed woodwork and bathed in an abundance of natural light. There are a total of nine woodburning fireplaces throughout the house and beautiful landscaping outside with mature specimen trees. Steeped in history, this enchanting offering is waiting for you to create your own legacy.