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1 Lake Street
Cooperstown, NY 13326

Bed 8 br
Bathroom 7 ba
Sqft 6,904 sqft
Edgewater, Cooperstown's most important historic home. Built by Issac Cooper, brother of James Fenimore Cooper, between 1810 & 1812. Remodeled and Victoranized in the late nineteenth century the Edgewater of today is the work of Society architect Frank Whiting who was commissioned to return the house to its Federal style in the 1920's. This impressive home has played host to some of Americas most important citizens. Writers, artists, sports figures, statesmen and Presidents have been part of this homes history from the early nineteenth century until today.Situated on two acres in the center of Cooperstown's charming village the 7000 square foot main house and its guest cottage are set among specimen trees and lawns completely enclosed within a fence and hedgerow. There are also a large two bay garage building with additional storage, period ice house and green house.The drive is paved with curbing and lighting.The two story brick main house has large public rooms on the first floor, a dynamic double curved staircase, eight bedrooms several with en suite baths, eight fireplaces and a full basement. There is a commercial kitchen and large pantry, service stairs and a third floor once used for maids quarters. Period details abound with Federal era mantle pieces, woodwork and plaster moldings. The dining room if finished with a hand painted landscape mural, custom curtains remain in the dining & drawing rooms as well as other rooms throughout the house.All systems are up to date including heating and central air conditioning. The three bedroom guest cottage, once a carriage house, has been completely updated within the past few years. All surfaces in the main house have been refinished with new paint and paper, both the main house and cottage are in excellent condition. This property is rarely available even once in a generation. Read More

Market Status
Last Updated
May 11, 2021

Property Type
Single Family Home
Year Built
8 BR
6 full BA; 2 ½BA
Cable/Satellite TV
Cable Ready
Heating System
2 spaces
Property Type
Residential; Single Family Detached
Additional Areas
Bedroom; Bedroom; Bedroom; Bedroom; Bedroom; Bedroom; Bedroom; Bedroom; Full Bath; Full Bath; Full Bath; Full Bath; Full Bath; Full Bath; Half Bath; Half Bath
Additional Features

Local Market Conditions

There are currently 40 properties for sale in the Cooperstown, NY area with the average listing price of $825,153. This represents an increase of +2.5% over the previous week. The 4 bedroom homes saw the largest increase in the average listing price over the previous week with a +21.8% increase. To learn more about the Cooperstown, NY area, contact a local expert!

Market Snapshot for Cooperstown, NY

Avg. Listing Price


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Average Listing Price for Cooperstown, NY
No. BedroomsNo. Beds Week Ending
(May 8)
w-o-w Week Ending
(May 1)
Week Ending
(Apr 24)
Week Ending
(Apr 17)
All PropertiesAll $825,153 +2.5% $805,222 $729,177 $705,813
1 bedroom1 BR - +0.0% - - -
2 bedrooms2 BR $199,000 +0.0% $199,000 $199,000 $199,000
3 bedrooms3 BR $569,192 +7.4% $529,767 $529,767 $508,673
4 bedrooms4 BR $642,690 +21.8% $527,640 $472,711 $452,340

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This $2,700,000 Single Family Home at 1 Lake Street in Cooperstown, NY is presented by Robert Schneider and has been on the market for 71 days. This $2,700,000 Single Family Home, located in the 13326 zip code, has the following property features: Garage, Skylight, Roof, Cable/Satellite TV. This 1 Lake Street Single Family Home, located in Otsego County , is listed under MLS listing number 129751, has 8 beds, 8 baths, and has a listing price of $2,700,000. You can find more Cooperstown homes for sale here.

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