Maria Barr


Company production leader since 2015 and Sotheby's International Realty President's Club Member. I've been working full time in the real estate industry as a licensed salesperson since 2001. I enjoy working with people and knowing that I provide them with the best possible representation for this all-important life event and the largest financial transaction in many people's lives. As marketing experts, our focus is to ensure that your property's presentation and exposure are world class through compelling imagery and unparalleled distribution. I specialize in expert and professional representation for my clients, both seller, and buyer. You can feel confident that your interests are my first priority. Because I know how important it is for you to be able to make intelligent, informed decisions, I consistently strive to provide you with the most relevant and current market data available. While many of my clients have bought and sold homes before, I also work with first-time buyers and am happy to provide them with guidance based on my years of experience as a top producer. If you are thinking about selling or buying a home, please give me a call (m 518.857.6396) or send me an email at maria@mariabarr.com. I welcome your questions and look forward to speaking with you.
$425,000  •  40.4 acres
Custom built home very privately sited on 40 acres of fields and woods. Many maple trees and the property includes a fully functional 20x40 maple sugar house with large wood fired syrup boiling arch -make your own maple syrup! Great property for outdoor recreation and horses with pasture, fields and LOTS of trails in the area. This uniquely designed home has a semi circular floor pan to optimize the setting. Huge stone fireplace is a focal point of the main living area with a cathedral ceiling clad in beautiful hardwood with beams making a cozy gathering place in all seasons. HUGE upper level currently has one bedroom and there's room for a wonderful master suite or several additional bedrooms. French doors open out to a deck with views of mountains and the lush grounds, hosting various wildlife among the abundant fruit trees, berry patches and pond. This home is set back from the road giving a truly private situation, with easy access to local amenities and dining . 25 minutes to Saratoga Springs and the famous Saratoga Race Track, 40 minutes to some of the best skiing in Vermont, 4 hours to NYC.
$349,500  •  20.24 acres
This Colonial styled home has a new look with contemporary updates and an open first floor. Wow! Indoor pool let's you stay fit right from home. The home is spacious and also offers a full finished basement. Conveniently located with 20 acres, this property offers so much. Cleared and a great horse property with the addition of fencing. A great country vibe and unusual conveniences. 3 hours from NYC and a great retreat!
$474,900  •  54.3 acres
Beautiful rural setting among 54 acres in the heart of Catskill, offering 3 homes on utilizable farmland. Main house is a 3 bedroom ranch w/ kitchen, dining area and living room with tiled and oak flooring throughout, wood stove and enclosed screen porch. Second home has 3 bedrooms, den, kitchen, living and dining rooms, with an open porch and rear deck, and the third is a 2 bedroom cottage w/eat in kitchen, utility and living room. Main home is owner occupied while the other two serve as rental income properties. Plenty of space to add in more rental units, or build a dream house of your own on this secluded acreage with its on site creek, rich wildlife, hiking trails, and local ski resorts.
$849,000  •  75.11 acres
Enjoy seclusion and convenience in this spacious updated farmhouse nestled on 75 serene wooded acres with an onsite pond. Open and airy layout with ceramic tile and silky wood plank floors, gifting plenty of space for relaxation and family gatherings among the living room with vaulted ceiling and crowning wood beams featuring a stone fireplace and glass french door walkout to the spacious screened in deck overlooking the grounds. Retreat to the inviting master bedroom with a bluestone hearth, walk-in closet and ensuite bath. The lower level includes a finished rec room with bar, warming wood stove and guest accommodations. Property comes with a classic red barn, wood shed and two 2-car garages, one with an incorporated 1 bdrm in-law suite. 15 min to Saratoga Springs, 45 min to Lake George.
$339,000  •  11.16 acres
This updated log home offers the ultimate in privacy and seclusion. Located near the NY/VT border, it’s convenient to local ski areas and lakes.Featuring hardwood floors and a three sided fireplace in the Great Room with its soaring two story cathedral ceiling and a south facing wall of windows. An open floor plan is complemented by a cozy sitting room with sliders to the patio area. The detached outbuilding could be adapted for storage, a studio/office. 11 acres of wooded privacy inWashington County.
$999,000  •  226.8 acres
“Symphony of peace is the murmuring sound of a river! And with the shimmering water I feel my limbs’ ecstatic quiver” ― Munia Khan An extensive 2001 renovation of the original house completes a blend that is period in feel with a modern aesthetic,where it matters. With a seamless flow from country elegance to “WOW!", hardwood floors and travertine entries welcome those who enter and lay ground for tailored high end finishes throughout the home. Featuring a beautifully crafted deluxe kitchen hosting a viking range with double oven and custom crafted hood and pot rack over the wood island, formal dining room with glass door walk out, living room with original brick wood burning fireplace, and sunbathed glassed in room. The second story dons an ensuite master, 3 additional bedrooms as well as 3 full baths. With an appealing combination of fields and woods, a long river frontage and spring fed pond, this large 226 acre property makes the perfect retreat or equestrian home while an on site two bedroom 1000 sqft cottage hosts guests in comfort and privacy. An outstanding timber framed barn offers a multitude of uses...think horses or epic work area!
$1,249,000  •  130.5 acres
Unique two story custom home nestled in a nature lover’s paradise set on 130 acres of beautiful meadows, pastures and woodlands offering maximum privacy. Impeccably designed first floor open layout centered around an impressive vaulted great room embellished with hand crafted details throughout. Featuring gleaming yellow birch flooring with matching cathedral ceiling, custom built in bookcase, and the highlight of the room a gorgeous porcelain tiled wood burning fireplace, fashioned to provide high efficient heat. Sunlit airy dining area with panoramic views via surrounding oversized Anderson windows, modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances, tailor made cabinetry and countertops with peninsula island perfect for breakfast. Accommodating three generously sized bedrooms with personal views, and two full custom tiled baths adorned with high end European fixtures. Encompassed by 5,000 acres of privately owned land, the grounds provide richly diverse habitats homing deer, bobcats, foxes, porcupines, rabbits, year round neotropical song birds, hawks, eagles and all species of amphibians and reptiles endemic to the region. Plenty of year round outdoor recreation to enjoy from on site orchards of apples, peaches, and pears, two ponds and a relaxing nature walk to Bagley Brook bordered by suite of herbaceous plants and spring ephemerals. Property meadows suitable for hemp, hops, grazing animals, and includes a 3 story restored 1800’s peg and beam barn, as well as propane generator. An exquisite personal haven suited for permanent living or as a vacation get away, property has great rental history. Various area dining available within a 20 min drive, 2 hours to Saratoga Springs, 3 hours to New York City.
$675,000  •  51.08 acres
Welcome to this beautifully renovated classic colonial home established on 50 copious acres, perfectly situated to bestow panoramic mountain views. Three stories retouched with custom high-end finishes throughout featuring hand-hewn textures complimented by crowning wood beams and silky wide board floors, highlighted by flowing sunbeams via the encompassing windows and sliding glass doors. This home is made for family and friends to gather in and enjoy with its open expanded floor plan presenting a stone accented living room, spacious family room, large picturesque formal dining area and walk out deck overseeing the country vistas. Boasting an exceptional gourmet kitchen accentuated with brick and tile work with custom cabinetry, granite countertops, 8 burner cooktop with pot filler and an eat-in breakfast bar. Plenty of space for guests on the third floor with multiple bedrooms and family rooms, as well as an apartment with wood stove, full bath, and kitchenette on the lower level. The grounds offer ample outdoor living space, currently housing a children's playhouse, storage barn, garden shed and just a short walk to the pond! Comes fully furnished! This location is the epitome of peacefulness and privacy with an easy ride to Manchester Center or Saratoga Springs as well as Bromley or Stratton Mountains.
$990,000  •  42 acres
Esteemed family home, privately sited and surrounded by 42 acres of farmland punctuated by lush landscaping, this estate offers inspiring views of meadows and forested mountains just outside of Altamont NY. Natural light floods the interior via built in skylights in vaulted ceilings and surrounding oversized windows illuminating the 7000sq ft manor. The entry level features a cook’s kitchen with built in amenities such as double ovens and four burner glass cooktop, custom cabinetry breakfast bar and dining area with bay window views. The floor plan is perfect for entertaining with a formal dining room and connected sitting room accented brick inlay wood stove. The grand living room is centered around a full size ornate brick wood burning fireplace. French doors open into the four season room overlooking a private 1 acre pond stocked with mature koi fish. The first floor master suite features his and hers full baths and a sitting room. A second master bedroom suite with double closets, spacious custom tiled bath, and glass walk out to private sun room on the second floor. The pristine grounds features fruit trees, and plenty of recreational activities on the cleared and forested land. This property is great for horses!! Privately owned state of the art dual alternative energy solar and wind power systems are included allowing you to go green! First floor walkout back deck with built in bench seating and covered grill area leads to paved patio and hot tub room. 3 car attached and additional two car detached garages and full finished basement provides plenty of additional storage space. 10-13 Miles from French's Hollow Fairways, Orchard Creek Golf Club & Cider House restaurant and Briar Creek Golf Course, 18-25 Miles to Albany Yacht Club, Mohawk Harbor, and Schenectady Yacht Club, 45 Mins to Saratoga Race Course and Saratoga Performing Arts Center.
$799,000  •  122 acres
Live inspired! Summerfield Farm offers long distance, 360-degree views of tree capped mountains, open farmlands, and 122 acres of fertile pastures and rolling hills. Custom built in the vernacular style, this colonial conveys a historic farmhouse aesthetic while incorporating features and amenities for today's lifestyle. Enjoy sweeping country views on the covered front porch or overlook the fruit trees in the yard while sipping a cool beverage on the patio. With over 3,100 square feet of living, this home boasts a top of the line country kitchen with a Viking stainless steel range, locally sourced slate countertops, an oversized island with breakfast bar, and a wood stove. The entire home is bathed in natural sunlight that compliments a soothing color palette and warm knotty pine wide plank flooring. The flexible floor plan with formal dining room and living room enhanced by a brick fireplace off the kitchen makes hosting a gathering effortless. Rounding out the first floor is a partial bath, mud room and an office. On the second level, the master suite is a calming space to relax and reflect on your day, featuring walk-in closets and separate his and hers baths en-suite. Down the hall 2 additional generously sized bedrooms, an office, laundry area, and a playroom, as well as 1 more full bathroom for a total of three full baths, finish off the second story. Ancillary buildings integral to this farmstead include a large drive through hoop barn, many animal barns, kennels, and a 7 strand electric fence. The grounds are perfectly suited for your farming be it horses, beef cattle, sheep or chickens. Located near Manchester Center, Vt and convenient to Saratoga Springs, NY or Bennington, VT, this property is located in an area that offers diverse outdoor activities and beautiful landscapes.
$399,900  •  100 acres
The Beardslee Homestead is nestled among 100+ acres of fertile pastures, open farmlands, and flat courtyards. Recipient of the National Register Of Historic Places, this farmhouse with portions dating back to the early 1700s, is comprised of 8 generously sized bedrooms, a luminous eat-in country kitchen with built-in cabinets and breakfast bar, as well as a family room that has been enhanced with a brick wood burning fireplace. Maintaining many primitive characteristics such as the wide plank floorboards and the Connecticut spiral staircase, this home exudes it’s historic farmhouse aesthetic while incorporating features and amenities for today’s lifestyle. Sprinkled throughout the polished grounds are many unique historical gems to include an 1840 hop house easily identifiable by its pyramidal roof that has been converted into a miniature museum displaying the 1800s hops farming tools and equipment. To store all your toys, there is a two-stall, well constructed garage that was previously used as a tavern and offers a second-floor storage area and is complete with electricity. Further intrinsic to this homestead is a large 1970 barn that in its prime held 150 to 200 milking cows, an old icehouse building, a stable perfect for housing horses, a fully functional blacksmith workshop with a second-floor workspace. The acreage supports diverse wildlife including bear turkey deer and other animals. Unadilla is considered to have above average fishing and known for its diverse wild fish, it is not unusual to catch several bass or trout in a single day close by is the Wharton Creek an opportune spot for fly fishing. Just a short scenic drive to Cooperstown and easy access to US-20.
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