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517 Bear Cub Ln
Lake Placid, NY 12946
MLS# 172270 ID: 67905703
7 BR • 7 BA • 6757 sq.ft.
Property Description
Single-Family Home - Lake Placid, NY The hills are alive at this French Normandy inspired estate nestled amid rolling meadows in the Adirondack Mountains of Lake Placid, NY. If you're in search of that rare, heart pounding, awe inspiring location then Snow Hill Farm is it. The scenery will leave you breathless. Snow Hill Farm is a rambling estate on 250 acres with some of the most extraordinary, beautiful sweeping vistas of the High Peaks Region including panoramic views of the Sentinel and Steward Mountain Ranges. Tranquility, space and outdoor recreation for an active healthy lifestyle await you on your own peaceful preserve adjacent to State forest land and within minutes of Heaven Hill Trails for hiking, cross country skiing and biking. This iconic home was built in 1961 for Herbert M. Kieckhefer and was featured in Town and Country Magazine. Kieckhefer Container Company was a family-run company that pioneered in the use of fiber shipping containers, including the paper milk carton and later merged with Weyerhaeuser Timber Company which brought the family to the Adirondack Mountains. It offers 6,757 sq ft of palatial living space with 7 bedrooms, 7 baths and almost 5,000 sq ft of first floor living that features a large barnwood family room/library, grand formal living room, formal dining room, large eat-in kitchen, spacious master suite with a sitting room, guest bedroom, two sunrooms, ski room, laundry room, three fireplaces and an attached 3-car garage. The second floor is comprised of an apartment above the garage, an office and 5 additional bedrooms. The adjacent farmhouse makes for a great guest home or caretaker's quarters with barns, out buildings and pond to work the land. Potential to subdivide one of the last remaining large parcels of Lake Placid real estate. Conveniently located only 4 miles to the Village center, restaurants and shopping and three Lake Placid Golf courses. Schedule a private tour today!
Property Features
Days On Market 205 days
Last Updated June 12, 2021
Market Status Available
Property Type Single Family Home
Year Built 1961
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms 4 full / 3 half
Approx. Lot Size 250 Acres
Sq. Feet 6757
Oven Gas
Building Features
Heating System Hot Water; Fireplace
Heating Fuel Oil
Exterior Features
Parking 4 spaces
Interior Features
Listing Features
Property Type Residential; Single Family Detached
Room Details
Additional Areas Bedroom; Bedroom; Bedroom; Bedroom; Bedroom; Bedroom; Bedroom; Full Bath; Full Bath; Full Bath; Full Bath; Half Bath; Half Bath; Half Bath
Other Features
Wired for High Tech
Offered By:
Lisa McKenna
Engel & Volkers Lake Placid

Data Provided by Engel & Volkers