Pound Ridge, NY —
Pound Ridge, God’s County

Pound Ridge is the smallest town in Westchester County and is often referred to as God's County because of it's picturesque country setting. Weekenders and full time residents alike are drawn to it's open space and small close knit community. In the 1930s, Hiram Halle, a New York inventor and businessman, moved to Pound Ridge and began restoring houses damaged by the British during the Revolution. The real estate attracted actors, writers, artists and musicians seeking a getaway from Manhattan. Benny Goodman, among the first of them, was so enraptured that he wrote a song titled “Pound Ridge”. Residents have included celebrities like the Bush White House spokesman Ari Fleischer, the actor Richard Gere and the newscaster Tom Brokaw.

"You'll notice the town doesn't have a single traffic light."

Visit the Scott’s Corner Market for groceries. Grab a coffee and lunch at Kitchen Table (think Brooklyn coffee shop in the country). Stop by Pound Ridge Wines then cross the street to Plum Plum Cheese Shop, who serves the tastiest gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches. If you are looking for more action, North Star is the place to be on Thursday nights, where you can catch a local band and hit the dance floor. Saturday nights belong to Jean Georges Inn at Pound Ridge, where reservation can be hard to come by so plan ahead. For a round of golf, Pound Ridge Golf Course by Pete Dye, is a public course and a destination spot for golfers from around the world. If you enjoy the outdoors, visit Ward Pound Ridge Reservation. On 4,315-acres of county-owned park land, you can hike, camp, fish, and cross-country ski. Its also home of the best sledding hills in the area! Bring kids of all ages!

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Nikki’s Top 10 Events in Pound Ridge, NY

1. 4th of July Fireworks & Picnic Celebration in Town Park (5K Road Race & Fireworks)
2. Harvest Festival (Town block party with live music, games, food)
3. Halloween Walk (trick or treat in Business District downtown)
4. Car Show at Town Park
5. Lobster Festival
6. Leatherman’s Loop (trail race in Ward Pound Ridge)
7. Easter Egg Scramble at Pound Ridge Elementary School (PRES)
8. Free Band Concert at Town Pool
9. Arts & Crafts Festival
10. Neighbor to Neighbor Senior Picnic in the Park

"North Star is the place to be on Thursday nights, where you can catch a local band and hit the dance floor."

Featured Listings

99 Moseman Avenue, Katonah (Somers), NY

Welcome to Pine Hill Estate, where unparalleled luxury and tranquility await just one hour from Manhattan. Nestled on over 16 park-like acres and surrounded by 777 acres of protected land, this property offers an exquisite retreat. The estate features large-scale rooms, soaring ceilings, and abundant natural light, all thoughtfully designed with custom finishes. The new professional-grade kitchen, with its expansive island and stunning quartz countertops, is perfect for entertaining. Elegant accents, including beautiful millwork, exterior teak trim, and 19 custom stained glass windows, enhance the home's charm. Top-tier amenities such as a slate roof, generator, heated gunite saltwater pool, and a 6-car garage ensure comfort and convenience. The estate also boasts versatile accommodations, including a separate in-law suite on the lower level with a private entrance and an updated two-bedroom/two-bath accessory apartment, ideal for guests or a property manager. Lush landscaping and vibrant birdlife create a serene escape that is perfect for hosting grand gatherings or intimate celebrations. Cherished by one family for generations, this estate is now available for the first time in decades. Seize this rare opportunity to own a piece of timeless elegance and schedule your private showing today to make Pine Hill Estate your private sanctuary.

198 Barnegat Road, Pound Ridge, NY

This stunning front porch colonial offers sophistication, privacy, and breathtaking natural beauty on historic Barnegat Road, one of Pound Ridge's prestigious locales and one of the oldest streets in town. Just an hour from Manhattan, you can enjoy the serenity of nature in this picturesque country setting. Nestled on a prime lot, this exquisite home captures spectacular views of its lush surroundings with a great potential pool location and expansive backyard. Whether you're hosting lavish gatherings or simply enjoying a quiet evening under the stars, the outdoor space is destined to become your personal sanctuary year round. Step inside to discover a thoughtfully designed floor plan that seamlessly blends everyday living with exceptional indoor and outdoor entertaining space. This home is equipped with top-of-the-line amenities, including a full house generator, ample closet space, and an extra-large garage. Experience the convenience of nearby Scotts Corner, Pound Ridge's vibrant business district, offering a diverse array of shops, restaurants, and recreational activities. Schedule your private tour today!

18 Bramblebush Road, Croton-on-Hudson (Cortlandt), NY

Welcome to Domain Serene, an architectural masterpiece that offers breathtaking views of the majestic Hudson River and NYC skyline. This property is nestled in the hillside of a popular River Town, only minutes away from the shores of the Hudson River and the Croton-Harmon train station for an easy commute to Manhattan. With stunning panoramic views from every room, you will be consistently amazed by the beauty that surrounds you. The exterior and interior maximize both functionality and aesthetics seamlessly blending with its environment, from the soaring ceilings, endless glass windows, open spaces and symmetrical design to the acres of sweeping lawns, professional landscaping and 22x50 heated, gunite saltwater pool. Some amenities include whole house generator, heated 5-car garage, library, office and walk-out lower level that includes a full kitchen, gym, theatre, entertainment area, two changing rooms, and full bath. Square footage includes 3124 square feet in walkout lower level. Croton-on-Hudson and sounding area offers a plethora of recreational opportunities and lively arts and cultural scene. Explore the charming riverfront, where waterfront dining, sailing, and scenic trails await. Enjoy an abundance of outdoor activities, from hiking and biking along scenic trails to exploring nearby state parks and nature preserves. Whether you seek relaxation, entertainment or nature, this home has it all!

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