42 Chipmunk Lane, Lake Placid, NY 12946 | 176289 | HUNT Real Estate

42 Chipmunk Lane $5,495,000


    42 Chipmunk Lane Lake Placid, NY 12946

    • 3 Beds
    • 5 Baths
    • 2,832 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 176289
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    Exquisite Lake Placid Adirondack contemporary with breathtaking, expansive views of Lake Placid lake and the Adirondack Mountains. Climb aboard your boats from inside this completely rebuilt luxury boathouse residence, custom designed and built in 2016 from the water up to maximize its unique setting and panoramic views. Enter into a dramatic 3-story helical foyer, and you'll quickly discover how unique it is to have your watercraft parked in your home. Located on Lake Placid's coveted West shore, within walking distance to the Whiteface Club & Resort, Lake Placid Lodge, and the Jackrabbit Trail. This home's beautiful smart geometric design strengthens its connection to the outdoors with an abundance of oversized windows and doors that transitions the interior space to the outdoors beautifully and transparently. The heart of the home and main living area enters through a set of double doors facing the lake and boasts a large open-concept kitchen, dining, living area with a stunning 180 degree view capturing full lake and mountain vistas from Whiteface Mountain to Sentinel Range and Marcy Range. Centrally located is the chef's kitchen featuring a large rich walnut island with bar stool seating, custom walnut kitchen cabinets, Sub-Zero refrigerator with walnut wood overlay doors, Viking gas range with 6 burners and convection oven, Bosch dishwasher and Wolf microwave. Flanking each side of the kitchen are the living room with a stone fireplace, wet bar with granite countertop, Sub-Zero beverage refrigerator, Sub-Zero double-drawer refrigerator, and the dining area with a stone fireplace, door to grill and sliding glass doors with screens. A gorgeous combination of hickory flooring and douglas fir beaded ceiling adds warmth and comfort throughout the space. All three living spaces enjoy amazing views and open air with sliding glass doors and a set of panoramic folding glass doors that opens up the space to a large wrap-around deck. The deck utilizes a glass panel railing system that provides a non obstructive view, post lights, ceiling-mounted patio heaters, ceiling speakers and propane hookup for grilling. Also located on the main floor are two en-suite bedrooms with gorgeous spa-like bathrooms, each with its own special view of the lake. Through another set of double doors, the entire second story encompasses the primary master suite with a large glass roof for enjoying the night skies, spa-like bathroom with massive walk in shower with mountain views, large cedar walk-in-closet with built-ins and washer/dryer. The primary enjoys majestic views with French Doors and a private deck with a fireplace. This designer home is outfitted for a life of luxury and comfort with premium quality materials, craftsmanship, fixtures and finishes throughout. Additional amenities include Fujitsu Mini-split AC units designed for cooling and heating, Pella windows and doors with integrated blinds and motorized shades, Ironwoods Ipe Decking, custom built wall panels and custom iron railing system in the helical staircase and premium standing seam metal roofing with snow guards. Walk downstairs to the boat house featuring three bays with two boat slips, motorized boat lifts and comes complete with your own luxury Duffy 21 Electric Boat The original luxury electric boat designed for spending time with your friends and family while you cruise silently and enjoy what’s most important to you. On this level you'll also find a full bathroom, mechanical room with laundry, heated changing room, large heated storage space and outside a large covered deck for lounging, swimming and easy boarding for non-motorized watercraft. A new guest house with a one car garage is in the process of having the interior space finished. The layout will feature 2 bedrooms, 2 kitchens, 2 baths, laundry and views of the lake. Great overflow space for hosting family and friends. A newly paved driveway leads down and over a newly built bridge over a babbling brook on to an aesthetically pleasing grass block paver driveway down to the main house. The yard has a really cute newly built matching playhouse that is partially finished and could be used as a garden shed. This beautiful year-round boathouse residence is ready to enjoy for summer fun on the lake and is selling mostly furnished. Don't miss out on this one-of-a-kind property.

    • General Features
      • Apx Acreage 0.44
      • Apx Total SqFt 2832
      • Area Lake Placid
      • Body of Water Lake Placid
      • County Essex
      • Subdivision None
      • Town N Elba
      • Waterfront Y/N 1
      • Waterfront Footage 77
      • Waterfront Description Lake, Owned
      • Year Built 2016
      • Zoning Residential
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Carbon Monoxide Detector,Dishwasher,Range Hood,Refrigerator,Washer,Cooktop,Electric Range,Gas Range,Smoke Detector
      • Basement/Foundation Finished
      • Electric 200+ Amp Service
      • Exterior Wood Siding
      • Exterior Features Barn/Shed, Patio-Enclosed, Boat House, Underground Utilities, Deck
      • Fireplace Masonry
      • Full Baths 4
      • Garage Carport Detached Garage
      • Interior Features Windows Alarm System, Fireplace, Internet Available, Skylight(s), Walk-in Closet(s), French Doors
      • Half Baths 1
      • Number of Fireplaces 4
      • Roof Metal
      • Number of Stories Three Or More
      • Style Contemporary
    • Property Features
      • Lot Dimensions 77 x 200
      • Views Lake
      • Water Sewer Gas Sewer Connected,Water Connected
    • Schools
      • School District Lake Placid



    12946 (Lake Placid) Demographics

    37 Median Age
    36 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    56% College Educated
    $63,055 Estimated Median Income
    1,363 Estimated Total Home Owners
    710 Estimated Total Renters
    66% / 34% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    2 Estimated Average Household Size
    4,819 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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    $522,000 Median Sales Price
    6 Homes Sold
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        -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $5,495,000
        5/27/2022 1:44:00 AM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $5,495,000

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