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Quiet Adirondack Farm House Between Sacandaga and Algonquin Lakes.

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Last updated: 05/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Located on East Stony Creek and 35 acres in Hope Valley in the Southern Adirondacks this renovated 1850's Farm House is a home away from home. Peace and quiet amid Adirondack Adventures and sights abound.

Stay at home and relax, walk to the creek to wade, swim, fish, canoe or kayak. Sit by the fire and read or play an instrument. Ride your bike two miles to the trailheads at the end of the road and wander off into the wilderness. Hike to the nearby waterfalls, or get in your car and drive to the endless number of things that suite your fancy. This is the Adirondacks.

We have one large bedroom with a Queen Bed, and two smaller yet still quite sizable bedrooms with Double Beds. All of the bedrooms are upstairs and share a common bathroom. There is an additional bathroom downstairs with a tub for soaking. There is ample and comfortable living space in our open floor plan with common dining area, sitting areas, gas fireplace, window benches and baby grand piano. The fully stocked kitchen should not disappoint.

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 1900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


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


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double


  • Bedroom 3: 1 double


  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • The master bedroom is furnished with a queen size bed, two guest rooms with double beds, mattress pads, and extra linens and dressers....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • The downstairs bathroom has a tub with a shower wand great for soaking. It is the main bath for the first floor. The upstairs bathroom has a combination tub/shower and is shared by the three upstairs bedrooms....moreless

Other Amenities

  • This property is suitable for families or small groups looking to get away and enjoy peace and quiet while being surrounded by nature and nearby activities. It is a perfect gateway to Adirondack hiking, biking, boating, skiing, birding, shopping et. al. as well as staying at home and relaxing. Our home is a favorite for musicians and writers as well as adventurers. Our 35 acre property sits on East Stony Creek which will accommodate anything from wading and swimming to fishing and boating. Wilderness and Forest trailheads are minutes away and at home there are plenty of amenities to keep you comfortable!...moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Piano
  • Stereo:

    MP3 docking station....moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    The dining table will currently seat four adults comfortably and six more closely with the additional folding wooden chairs in the closet. We generally use the kitchen peninsula for overflow seating....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace:


  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    We provide a change of linens for each bed and plenty of extra blankets....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is fully ready to go with utensils, cookware, dishware, and a small collection of spices. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    There is a small collection of spices for cooking. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Viking four burner range and gas oven....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Barbecue
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Independance Holiday
Jul 3 - Jul 6, 2015
3 night min stay
Labor Day
Sep 11 - Sep 14, 2015
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,540 $2,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Taxes Not included


Please contact the owner with special requests including long term rental interests. Vacation rates are formulated with the assumption of six occupants. Rentals are subject to agreeing to rental rules and a security deposit or a paid protection program being in place.

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Last updated: 05/28/2015
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60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albany International (ALB)
8 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Timeless Tavern, Lake House Grill.
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Sacandaga Golf Club
25 Miles
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
NYS Rt 30
8 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Timeless Tavern, Lake House Grill
12 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lapland Lake Cross Country, Oak Mountain
8 Miles
Nearest Beach
Northville Public or Wells Town Beaches

Car: Necessary

The nearby Village of Northville offers a variety of interests for local shopping. A rebounding small Main Street is an interesting stroll. Visit the local Java Joe's coffee shop, go antiquing at the Red Barn, shop or sign up for a ceramics class at the Orendaga Studio. Check out locally made Adirondack furniture at William Coffey Studios. Grab a some pastries at the bakery at the Inn at the Bridge or dinner at the Timeless Tavern or Lake House Grill. The many surrounding small towns have rich histories of logging and hard living but today there are artist and craftsmen hidden in the nooks and crannies. The local hikes, lakes, and streams are abundant. Get on the Great Sacandaga Lake. It's a boater's and water skier's delight in the summer and a skate skier and fisherman's escape in the winter. Go mountain biking on the grwoing number of local mountain bike trails or take a road ride to enjoy the beautiful rolling beauty of the Adirondack foothills. Visit the Wells Beach and try your hand at the coolest lake beach diving board that we know of…


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: My wife and I are mostly mountain people. We choose to live in a beautiful place surrounded by good, smart people and we enjoy the outside. We ski, hike, bike, kayak, raft, and run. We like to get to the beach when we can. We now have a new little man to take on our adventures with us. We think he's a pretty lucky guy.. There is always music and good food in our lives. If it's not being made, it's being sought out and enjoyed. We like to work hard and play hard.

Why the Owner Chose Wells:
This 35 acre property is a gem and quiet escape located just outside of the town that I grew up in. It is remote, yet sophisticated. It is mountian charm and rural living with a touch of class that allows us to visit and entertain our family and friends the way we choose. We only wish that we had more time to make the garden flourish!

The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
This old house has been updated to be airy and light. The breezes that blow through in the spring, summer, and fall will fill you up. When the temperature drops and the fog billows across the fields it's stunning. You can't help but stop and enjoy your surroundings. That holds true for all of our experiences here. The river offers cool refreshment in the summer and beautiful splendor in the winter. The riverside fireplace is enjoyable any time of year. The trailheads at the end of the road draw us out daily.

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Reclaimed Wood Flooring and Open Floor Plan Living Space.

    Reclaimed Wood Flooring and Open Floor Plan Living Space.

  • Dining and living space.

    Dining and living space.

  • Open Living Space (now has another couch for additional lounging..)

    Open Living Space (now has another couch for additional lounging..)

  • Upstairs Bath with Shower

    Upstairs Bath with Shower

  • Native Adirondack Twigged Fireplace with Window Bench Seating and Baby Grand

    Native Adirondack Twigged Fireplace with Window Bench Seating and Baby Grand

  • Dining Table with Additional Seating

    Dining Table with Additional Seating

  • Versatile Kitchen and Full Amenities. Four burner Viking Range and dishwasher.

    Versatile Kitchen and Full Amenities. Four burner Viking Range and dishwasher.

  • Downstairs Bath and Tub

    Downstairs Bath and Tub

  • All lit up in Winter

    All lit up in Winter

$280 - $350 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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