North Castle NY Homes for Sale
Located just thirty-five miles north of NYC, the town of North Castle is home to nearly 12,000 residents in the hamlets of Banksville, North White Plains, and Armonk. One of the big draws to the community is the proximity of Westchester County Airport and the multitude of routes and a major interstate that weave through the area. North Castle’s unique boundaries are influenced by the Kensico Reservoir and Rye Lake, which allow for all kinds of outdoor enjoyment for the whole family.
The North Castle real estate market has much from which to choose in luxury estates. Grand homes in private settings with meticulously kept gardens and pools are the norm from about $1.7 to $7.5 million in North Castle. Homes commonly feature 4-8 bedrooms with as many as 8 or 9 baths with floorplans covering a minimum of 4,000 and soaring up to 14,000 square feet. Home age is a real mix - from historic estate homes set in pastoral surroundings, to established single family homes in exclusive an private enclaves such as Conyers Farm and Thomas Wright Estates, to new construction in Yale Farms and Bryram Ridge Estates.
Single Family Homes in North Castle
Single family homes in North Castle range from custom homes to mid-century ranches to modern Colonials to Contemporary style homes and more. Homes from $875,000 in communities like Windmill Farm, Chestnut Woods, and Whippoorwill Hills generally have four or five bedrooms and 2-6 bathrooms spread across a range of 2,300 to 5,200 square feet. Home lot sizes are often over an acre, which allows for room to roam and plenty of privacy. Many homes have been renovated and often have basements, open floorplans, chef’s kitchens, cathedral ceilings, and fireplaces.
Homes under $900K in North Castle
When searching for homes under $900K in North Castle, you can expect to find mostly Ranch or Colonial style single family homes, or an occasional Cape Cod style home. From $550,000 up to $875,000, buyers will find historic and established homes, from 1,500 to just over 4,000 square feet in neighborhoods like Windmill Farm. Some homes have been updated and renovated and commonly feature exterior elements such as installed gardens, screen porches, 2-car garages and perhaps additional buildings.Others may be in need of your personal touch. Most homes in this price range will have 3-4 bedrooms and 2-4 baths.
About North Castle NY
Each hamlet plays a role in the personality of North Castle NY. As a buffer between New York state and Greenwich, CT, Banksville offers residents an idyllic slice of rural charm that we find quickly disappearing in the name of progress. North White Plains paves the way to NYC via the Metro North station, which is super convenient to commuters. Armonk is abuzz with an active commercial district with local businesses, quaint restaurants and unique shops.
North Castle’s parks and recreation department oversees over ten community parks equipped with athletic fields and courts, picnic areas, playgrounds, passive space, and nature preserves. The Hergenhan Recreation Center and North Castle Community Center provide facilities for programs for all ages from preschoolers through senior adults.
Because of North Castle's unique boundaries, students in North Castle will be served by several different school districts. Although most would attend schools in the Byram Hills School District, others would be in the Bedford School District or the Valhalla School District.