Gorgeous 19th Century Babylon Colonial Asks $829,000


This turn-of-the-century Colonial set on park-like grounds is listed for sale at 266 Fire Island Ave. in the charming Village of Babylon.

Built in 1895 on a nearly half-acre lot, this six-bedroom home has three and a half bathrooms and a 3,242 square feet of living space that includes beautiful moldings and built-ins.

The house features an eat-in kitchen with a butler’s pantry, formal entry, formal dining room, and a formal living room. 

Outside it has a wrap-around, heated, and enclosed porch with the original wavy glass, a stone patio, and in-ground pool in the backyard.

It also has a full basement for storage and a maid’s quarters with a full bathroom on the third floor.

The house comes equipped with central air conditioning and two fireplaces.

The property is within walking distance of the Babylon Long Island Rail Road station, downtown Babylon, and parks such as Argyle Memorial Park. It’s located in the Babylon School District.

The asking price is $829,000, not including the annual property taxes of $16,039, which comes to $14,648 after a Star Exemption.

The real estate agent listed for the property is Diane Betz of Eric G. Ramsay Jr. Associates, LLC. She can be reached at 631-665-1500.3117834 13117834 23117834 33117834 43117834 53117834 73117834 83117834 93117834 103117834 113117834 123117834 133117834 143117834 153117834 163117834 173117834 183117834 19