48540 Birch Island, Alexandria Bay 13607

Picturesque Birch Island available for the first time ever! One of the only islands for sale in the area this season, this PRIVATE 3.3 acre island is situated right off the main channel, providing breathtaking views of ships passing by. The cottage features 2bd 1ba and is all you need to escape from it all. Old foundation on the lot used to house a turn of the century mansion. In addition to the foundation still being intact, a one of a kind, intricate chimney and fireplace still remains untouched. Either build your dream home on the foundation or just utilize the chimney/fireplace for one of the most amazing outdoor entertaining spaces in existence! Old stone pump house has amazing potential to be converted to living space; imagine the 360 views! 2 boathouses; a 2 stall w/gorgeous wainscoting and workshop and a 1 stall w/deep water. The island also has the most wonderful private lagoon- many years ago, there was a sand bottom that was amazing protected swimming and could easily be converted back! The grounds are flat and maintained w/ample space for multiple cottages! This incredibly unique island is full of fascinating history and has been in the same family for over 120 years!
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Property Type: Residential
List price: $1,150,000
Lease Term: None
Total Tax: $12,109
Address: 48540 Birch Island Alexandria Bay 13607
Town/City: Alexandria Bay
School District: Alexandria
Style: Cottage
Lot Size: 143748 sq ft
Acres: 3.30
Stories: 1
Living Area: 832 sq. ft.
Year Built: 1955
Year Description: Existing
Construction: Wood Siding
Garage Spaces:
Attic type: None
Basement type: Full
Interior Features: Separate/Formal Living Room, Eat-in Kitchen None
Floors: Tile, Hardwood, Varies
Appliances: Refrigerator, Electric Oven, Electric Range, Electric Water Heater
Exterior Features: Deck, Dock, See Remarks
Heating: Baseboard, Electric
Sewer: See Remarks, Other
Water: Lake, River
Water Front: See Remarks, River Access, Water Access, Stream - Saint Lawrence Seaway
Lot Information: Views
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Listing courtesy of:
Lake Ontario Realty, LLC

  • Residential
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 full / 0 half baths
  • 832 sq ft
  • Alexandria school district
  • MLS# S1328974
  • Listing Status: active
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