The unincorporated village of Cortlandt Manor, New York, is located within the town of Cortlandt, in northwester Westchester County. This neighborhood boasts hilly terrain, and a family oriented suburban atmosphere.
Located just one hour from Manhattan via the Metro-North Railroad, Cortlandt Manor presents a strong appeal to executives wishing to escape city living and provide spacious backyards and upscale living to their families. Due to its pleasant surroundings, Cortlandt Manor properties are in high demand. However, housing options are available to suit a wide variety of budgets and style preferences. Gracious estates, as well as affordable single family dwellings can be found among real estate listings in Cortlandt Manor.
Several outdoor parks are found throughout the Cortlandt Manor area, including the Sprout Brook Park. This 22-acre green space features a man-made lake for swimming, views of the Hudson Highways Gateway Park and a volleyball court, while the Charles J. Cook Recreation Center offers an Olympic-sized swimming pool. Other attractions include 1890 House Museum — a historic Gothic-style manor that is open to the public for tours, as well as the Shipwreck Golf Amusement Center, and the Cortlandt Beer Company — a craft brewery. Residents can also avail themselves of other parks located in Cortlandt, including the 30-acre Steamboat Riverfront Park in the nearby hamlet of Verplanck.
Cortlandt Manor boasts a strong family presence, and close proximity to Manhattan.