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Beautiful Mountain View Estate in Woodstock

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Last updated: 09/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This home is in the center of a 200 acre mountainside estate property. It has been renovated to maximize the views from each room. Most rooms face southeast and look upon the back side of Overlook Mountain. You can also see to the south as far as New Paltz and beyond on a clear day. Every season and weather condition is spectacular to see from the house. Below the front lawn is a fenced in 20x40 foot heated swimming pool with it's own cabana (open seasonally). Below that is a park-like area with a screened in gazebo. The pool is for your private use. The owner/caretaker lives in a house located behind the main house. Your privacy will be respected. It is assumed that you are here to get away from it all, but someone is here if you need assistance.
The central part of the house was built in the late 1800's and comprises the living room and sun porch downstairs, with two small bedrooms, a large bedroom with non-working stone fireplace and double bed, and a full bath upstairs. At one end of this central area is the dining room, the huge eat-in kitchen, and another glassed in porch with an additional dining/sitting area and a Steinway grand piano. There is an outside dining terrace off the kitchen with the best view on the property. At the other end of the house, the entrance way hall leads to the living room. Off this hallway is another guest room with a queen bed, full bathroom, and efficiency kitchenette area. Above this is the master bedroom suite, which includes a queen bed, a private bathroom with jetted tub and separate tiled shower, a large walk in closet, elevator access, a separate outside entrance, and a small library. The house can accommodate a total of eight people.



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Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renters under 23 must be accompanied by an older person. Not a college party house....moreless

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Ground floor is wheelchair accessable, including downstairs bedroom with double bed. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Steinway Model O grand piano, rough tennis court and equipment, generator in case of power failure....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Music Library
  • Piano
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining Room

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Air conditioners in the 3 large bedrooms and in the piano/breakfast room off the kitchen. No central air. There are fans in every room. The night air usually cools the house nicely. There may be a few really hot days that favor a retreat to the air conditioned rooms or the pool....moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    Provided by Time Warner. ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer and dryer are located in the basement. They are for your private use....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Available in the kitchen area. No password required....moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    Court has old macadam surface but is functional....moreless

  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    The pool is seasonal. Weather permitting, it is open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Unless it is rainy and cold out, the pool is cleaned often and heated to 80 degrees....moreless

  • Jetted Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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3 night min stay
$400
$2,500 $9,500

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $357 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $317 Nightly

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • cleaning fee $200
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Tax Rate 2%

Notes:

Cost for one week....$2500 plus 2% tax and $200 cleaning fee

Cost for one month...$9500 plus 2% tax and $ 200 cleaning fee


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Location

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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1978

About the owner: Hi. I have lived in paradise on this Catskill mountain for 30+ years. It is time to downsize my personal living space and share the incredible beauty of this property with others. Every time I travel, I am struck anew by how much of our country is covered with developments and commercialization. Coming home to Woodstock and to this peaceful retreat is so soothing to the soul. Come and see for yourself...

Why the Owner Chose Woodstock:
Woodstock and the surrounding area is blessed with beauty, art, exciting positive energy, interesting people, and lots of great restaurants and nearby adventures. It is such a sanctuary for the soul. I relocated to this area from NYC in 1969 (Could it be that I was a hippy?) There has always been an influx of interesting refugees from the city. I think this is because nature is so lush and untainted here and yet cultural stimulation is within easy reach.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The most striking thing about this property (I call it Bristol Hill), is the scenery. Photos do not do it justice. Sit on the terrace and watch the reflection of the setting sun on the back of Overlook Mountain. It is as healing as a meditation retreat. The stillness is only broken by the chirping birds that abound here. You may see wild turkeys, deer with their fawns, squirrels, rabbits, chipmunks, incredible cloud formations...What you mostly will not see is other people. There are trails to hike, a pool to relax in, a ramshackle tennis court with lots of excuses for missed shots, a pool table for rainy days and outside dining for sunny afternoons. If you are a pianist or a student of the piano, please come and play the Steinway O in the breakfast room. You really don't have to go anywhere, but if you do, Woodstock Center is just 10 minutes away.


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Photos

  • view of the house from the pool

    view of the house from the pool

  • Eat-in kitchen

    Eat-in kitchen

  • Piano room off kitchen, with breakfast/game table

    Piano room off kitchen, with breakfast/game table

  • Living room - TV/ sitting area

    Living room - TV/ sitting area

  • Swimming pool area

    Swimming pool area

  • bedroom #2 - master bedroom has private bath, walk-in closet, library room

    bedroom #2 - master bedroom has private bath, walk-in closet, library room

  • sitting room/library off master bed room

    sitting room/library off master bed room

  • sitting area for #3 bedroom

    sitting area for #3 bedroom

  • 2nd small bedroom

    2nd small bedroom

  • potting shed and garden

    potting shed and garden

  • view from the house

    view from the house

  • view from top of driveway

    view from top of driveway

  • Outdoor dining terrace

    Outdoor dining terrace

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Living room - pool table

    Living room - pool table

  • Sun porch

    Sun porch

  • bedroom #1 - downstairs

    bedroom #1 - downstairs

  • master bath

    master bath

  • Bedroom #3 - double bed with sitting area and TV

    Bedroom #3 - double bed with sitting area and TV

  • bedroom #4 - one of 2 small bedrooms, each with a twin bed

    bedroom #4 - one of 2 small bedrooms, each with a twin bed

  • View from the driveway in winter

    View from the driveway in winter

  • local wildlife

    local wildlife

  • View from the kitchen - late autumn

    View from the kitchen - late autumn

  • driveway approach in autumn

    driveway approach in autumn

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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