Step into the enchanting world of 131 Primrose Street in Somers, New York, where history meets modern comfort in this charming 1825-built home. Nestled on 1.67 acres of picturesque land, this property offers a serene retreat reminiscent of a bygone era. As you step onto the inviting front porch, rocking chairs beckon for moments of reflection and laughter, echoing the days of yesteryear. Inside, the home boasts a bright and airy interior with a thoughtfully designed floor plan, perfect for entertaining guests or enjoying quiet evenings at home. Recent upgrades including complete exterior painting, repointing of the foundation, and interior painting, ensure that the home shines with both charm and modern convenience. Additional features such as a new boiler, oil burner, water heater, bathroom vanities, water tank, and water pump provide added peace of mind for years to come. Plus, a new roof was installed in 2015, adding to the home’s durability and value. The history of this property is truly fascinating. Built in the same year as the iconic Elephant Hotel, which still stands as a testament to Somers’ rich past, this home offers a unique connection to the town’s heritage. The Elephant Hotel, with its granite shaft and statue of an elephant erected in front, served as an inn, tearoom, private residence, and meeting place, embodying the spirit of Somers’ storied history. And nestled within the property is an original schoolhouse, waiting to be brought back to life. Imagine transforming this piece of history into your own artist’s studio or serene yoga retreat, where creativity and tranquility abound. Additionally, this home features a convenient first-floor home office, which could easily serve as a fourth bedroom if needed, providing flexibility and functionality to suit your lifestyle. Moreover, the stunning dining room features period built-ins, adding to the home’s character and charm. The abundance of windows throughout the house brings in natural light and adds a sense of happiness to the home. Located just moments away from Primrose Elementary and Somers High School, this home offers the perfect blend of tranquility and convenience. Immerse yourself in Somers’ rich history, with its apple farms, parks, restaurants, and proximity to NYC via train or highway. Don’t miss your chance to own a piece of history in this charming town. Schedule your appointment today and be the third owners to ever live in this home. Additional information includes taxes (Town and County $2485.15, School Taxes $9106.42, Gross Total $11,591.57, STAR deduction reduces taxes to $9939.57). The monthly average oil bill usage for 2023 was ($317.53) & NYSEG electric bill ($178.14), survey and floor plan available, and close proximity to amenities such as Muscoot Farm, restaurants, parks, and more, with easy access to NYC via train and highways. We look forward to welcoming you to this magical property!

Date Added: 5/1/24 at 5:00 am
Last Update: 5/25/24 at 6:25 pm


  • GeneralFormal Dining, Entrance Foyer, Galley Type Kitchen, Home Office, Original Details, Pass Through Kitchen, Sink - Pedestal, Powder Room, Storage
  • BasementFinished, Walk- Out Access
  • FlooringHardwood
  • A/Cfalse, None
  • HeatingOil, Hot Water
  • FireplaceFireplaces: 0
  • AppliancesDishwasher, Dryer, Oven, Refrigerator, Washer
  • LaundryCommon Area
  • Half Baths1


  • GeneralCottage
  • StyleColonial
  • Other StructuresPorch, Patio
  • PoolIn Ground
  • ParkingDetached, 2 Car Detached


  • GeneralThree Or More
  • WindowsSkylight(s)


  • Originating MLSonekey
  • School DistrictSomers
  • CountyWestchester
  • HOA AmenitiesElectricity, Gas, Heat, Hot Water, $1,557 Monthly


  • Zoning5200-016-020-00001-000-0001
  • ViewOther, View
  • FencingBack Yard


  • WaterWell
  • SewerSeptic Tank


  • Sourceonekey
  • ExclusionsM3 IAW
  • Listing Agent Compensation2%
  • Buyers Agent Compensation2%
  • OwnershipCo- Op


  • DistrictSomers Central School District
  • ElementaryPrimrose School
  • MiddleSomers Middle School
  • HighSomers Senior High School