17 Leighton Avenue, Yonkers, NY


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About 17 Leighton Avenue

(BACK ON THE MARKET!!!) - True pride of ownership on display here in this magnificent 2 Family Home, which sits on more than a .25 of an acre, nestled atop the Van Cortland Crest vicinity of Yonkers. This charming and unique 1920's Arts and Crafts-style home exudes timeless elegance and rustic charm with beautifully finished hardwood floors throughout along the allure of the wood beamed ceilings as well. The main apartment boasts a 3 Bedroom /1.5 bath duplex apartment with a gorgeous living room with its own wood burning fireplace. It also consists of a Home office / Den, Formal Dining room, Eat-in-Kitchen, enclosed sunroom and a powder room. The 2nd floor of this duplex features a luxurious new bathroom with a marble finish plus the Primary bedroom and two great size bedrooms with ample closet space. The 2nd floor features a 3 Bedroom /1 bathroom duplex apartment with the original wood floors with great size bedrooms with a hall bathroom great views as well. The lower level is finished- complete with a few finished rooms and full bathroom. Some recent upgrades include newer Roof, many windows and Oil Boiler. Set upon a generous quarter-acre parcel of land, the property offers a serene retreat from the bustle of city life while still being conveniently located within reach of urban amenities and blocks to Riverdale. Enjoy your own private driveway and the 2 car garage with additional storage. The enchanting grounds beckon with lush landscaping and mature trees, providing a private oasis for relaxation and recreation. A sprawling front yard offers endless possibilities for outdoor enjoyment, whether it be gardening, entertaining al fresco, or simply soaking in the serene surroundings. Truly a commuters dream- just minutes to buses, trains, shopping centers, major parkways and 28 minutes too Manhattan!!!

Features of 17 Leighton Avenue

MLS® # H6298961
Price $949,000
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms 3.00
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 3,845
Acres 0.39
Taxes $16,300
Year Built 1927
Type Residential Income
Sub-Type Multi Family
Style Colonial
Status Active

Community Information

Address 17 Leighton Avenue
Subdivision Van Cortland Crest
City Yonkers
County Westchester
State NY
Zip Code 10705
Adult 55+ Community No


Parking Spaces 3
Parking Detached, 2 Car Detached
# of Garages 2
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront Water Access
Has Pool No


Heating Oil, Hot Water
Cooling Window Unit(s)
Has Basement Yes
Basement Finished
Fireplace No


Lot Description Near Public Transit
Exterior Stone, Stucco

School Information

District Yonkers
Elementary Yonkers Early Childhood Academy
Middle Yonkers Middle School
High Yonkers High School

Additional Information

Date Listed April 4th, 2024
Days on Market 80
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

OfficeDouble C Realty

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