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Carmel Contemporary Provides Zen-Like Setting

The home at 235 Tibet Drive is listed for sale by Houlihan Lawrence.
The home at 235 Tibet Drive is listed for sale by Houlihan Lawrence. Photo Credit: Contributed
The contemporary home offers lots of natural light and gleaming hardwood floors.
The contemporary home offers lots of natural light and gleaming hardwood floors. Photo Credit: Contributed
The gourmet kitchen features a center island, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a walk-in pantry.
The gourmet kitchen features a center island, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a walk-in pantry. Photo Credit: Contributed
The kitchen is also large, as the home has 2,360 square feet.
The kitchen is also large, as the home has 2,360 square feet. Photo Credit: Contributed
Lake Tibet is just steps from the property and offers abundant recreation.
Lake Tibet is just steps from the property and offers abundant recreation. Photo Credit: Contributed

CARMEL, N.Y. -- "Living in Zen" is how Maria Makaj describes her listing in Carmel.

Makaj’s listing at 235 Tibet Drive includes three bedrooms, three baths and 2,360 square feet of living space in a Contemporary design. The lakefront property offers year-round views of Lake Tibet with a wraparound deck and lush, private grounds. Makaj is listing the property for $489,000.

“It’s really tranquil and serene,’’ said Makaj, an agent for Houlihan Lawrence in Yorktown. “It’s the best priced lakefront home on the market. The architecture of the main living space is beautiful. It has high ceilings, rustic beams and a lot of character.”

The gourmet kitchen features a center island, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a walk-in pantry. The main living space is anchored by a floor to ceiling stone fireplace. Soaring ceilings and exposed beams add to the home’s character.

The finished lower includes a family room, office and bathroom. Doors lead to a patio that overlooks the lake.

The home’s large windows and open layout allow for natural light to stream through the entire home. “That’s what I really love about it,’’ Makaj said. “It’s so bright and cheerful. Even on a dreary day it’s very bright.”

The lake offers instantaneous recreation. Homeowners can canoe, fish and ice skate just steps from the property. There is also a swimming section for area homeowners nearby.

Makaj said the home works well as a primary residence or a weekend retreat for New York City residents. It has functioned as both since it was built in 1982.

The house is close to the Taconic Parkway, and also close to Fahnestock State Park where you can hike the Appalachian Trail. The largest Buddha in the Western Hemisphere is housed at nearby Chuang Yen Monastery.

Click here for the website listing. To arrange a showing, contact Makaj at 845-661-9288.

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