256WestchesterAveImage This single family home is located at 256 Westchester Avenue and is available for sale. Applications to purchase this home are now available.

This single family four bedroom home is approximately 2,202 square feet and sits on a .18 acre lot. This home features four bedrooms, 3 baths, breakfast room, den, harwood floors, fireplace, unfinished basement, laundry room in basement, fenced in front yard, rear enclosed porch, one car garage and barn.  

Pound Ridge is a rural town of 23 sq. miles located in northern Westchester County bordered by Connecticut to the south, Bedford to west and Lewisboro to north and east.

The Town’s Recreation Department offers a community pool, summer camp, Little League and other youth sports program as well as an adult open gym for basketball and volleyball. The 4,315 acre Ward Pound Ridge Reservation owned and operated by the County of Westchester is located in Pound Ridge and offers hiking, camping, fishing, cross country skiing and areas for picnicking.

The property is located in the Bedford Central School District. School children attend the Pound Ridge Elementary School (K-5) located on Westchester Avenue and the Fox Lane Middle School and Fox Lane High School on the Fox Lane Campus in Bedford. The Pound Ridge Public Library is approximately five tenths of a mile from the property.

Shopping and dining are concentrated in the hamlet of Scott’s Corner on Westchester Avenue. Scotts Corner Market is a family owned independent full service market. Shopping is also available in New Canaan and Stamford, CT which are 7 to 12 miles away respectively.

The house is approximately 7.4 miles from Interstate 684. The closest Metro North train station is in Katonah which is about 6.05 miles away. Some Pound Ridge residents commute to New York City via the Metro-North New Haven line in Stamford. Grand Central Terminal can be reached in about 50 minutes by express trains. Northern Westchester Hospital in Mt. Kisco is approximately 8 miles away.

Eligibility Requirements: In order to qualify for this homeownership unit, the household income must be at or below 80 percent of the area median income (AMI) for Westchester County and this must be the primary residence of the homebuyer. See HUD Income Guidelines.


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Applications Due: Lottery is complete, Applications are still being accepted and will be placed on waiting list.

For More Information and How to Apply: Applications are currently available in English and Spanish. Please see the Brochure, which is also available in Spanish. For more information, contact the Housing Action Council by e-mail at, or by phone at (914)-332-4144.  

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