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FIELDSTON HISTORIC DISTRICT: Picturesque 5-Bd. Dwight James Baum House w/ Storybook Charm & Large Grassy Lawns

This picturesque 5-bedroom, 3-full- and 2-half bath, brick and stucco, Medieval Revival-style house is located at 4550 Livingston Avenue. The house was built in 1915-16 and designed by Riverdale’s preeminent architect Dwight James Baum.

Features include: an entry hall with curving staircase; sunken living room with wood-burning fireplace; formal dining room; eat-in kitchen with granite countertops and stainless-steel appliances (including a Sub-Zero refrigerator and Viking 6-burner stove); heated sunroom with custom built-ins; study; master bedroom suite with fireplace and large walk-in cedar closet; spacious unfinished walk-up attic; partly finished basement with a wine cellar and an office with a separate entrance; partial central air-conditioning.

There are large grassy lawns and multi-level walled patios with a pergola. Attached 2-car garage. The property is an L-shaped corner lot totaling almost two-thirds of an acre.

Conveniently located for well-known private schools (Horace Mann, Fieldston and Riverdale Country School), the vast greenery of Van Cortlandt Park and transportation to Manhattan (including express buses and the No. 1 subway train).
Listing ID 769 
Location Fieldston 
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 3 Full, 2 Half 
Price $2,495,000 
Taxes $22,601 
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