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Clinton Corners Hideaway: Handcrafted Home on 2 Acres in Bucolic Setting!

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Last updated: 07/04/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Perfect writer's retreat; romantic getaway; or small family gathering spot!

Drive by horse farms, wineries and sheep meadows, and feel your blood pressure drop as you approach your home away from home in bucolic Clinton Corners.
Pull into the drive and you will immediately see that this handcrafted, wood beauty set on just under 2 acres is no ordinary vacation rental.
You are welcomed by the front porch with Adirondack chairs and table surrounded by columns carefully hewn from trees. Enter into the vaulted and beamed living area which includes a wood stove for those cool nights and plenty of room to lounge and read, chat, play board games... or even watch TV. Up a few steps and you'll find a chef's dream kitchen: Viking gas stove (yes, gas stove!), Jenn Air Oven; Kitchen Aid fridge and dishwasher - loads of cookbooks or create your own masterpieces if you aren't going to use the outdoor charcoal grill!
Dine al fresco on one of 3 large outdoor decks – the 50 foot long, west-facing deck off the back with built in bench the whole length for glorious sunsets and starry nights; the covered porch off the side of the kitchen; or a casual snack or drink on the covered front porch. And if the temperature or weather doesn’t permit – dine in the dining room with sliding door onto the back deck.
When your day of exploring this glorious part of the Hudson Valley has ended retreat to a delicious night’s sleep serenaded by frogs and crickets in one of the 2 bedrooms:
Master bedroom: upstairs is the huge, open and vaulted Master Bedroom with a handmade, king-sized bed crafted by the previous owner and even sliding doors leading to a small, west-facing balcony – a full bathroom with clawfoot tub and shower are also on the upper floor.
Guest bedroom: a peaceful night’s sleep awaits in the queen sized second bedroom – another full bathroom with tub and shower is just a few steps from the door
Take full advantage of the boundless and beautiful outdoor spaces by getting some sun on the deck, have a cocktail while playing bocce or croquet as the sun is setting …or take a long, lazy afternoon nap in one of the 2 hammocks.
For those times when you stay in: read one of the many, many books on the shelves throughout the house; use the super fast wifi internet that is available; watch HD TV; play board games…the world is your oyster.

We don't have enough space here to enter all of the great local activities and sites, but here are a few!:
-- Great website! http://www.experiencethehudsonvalley.com/calendar-of-events.php
-Dutchess County Wine Trail (we are on it!)
WINTER: Downhill and Cross-Country Skiing nearby
-Highly regarded golf courses in vicinity
-the renowned OMEGA Institute to swim and relax and be one with nature
-Culinary Institute of America
-Dutchess County Fair (August)
-Pick your own fruit and flowers
-Orchards
-farms
-Horsefarms with riding schools
-fishing streams
-terrific towns nearby: Rhinebeck, Millbrook, Red Hook, Hudson
-hiking
-great roads for cycling
-Historic sites: FDR and Eleanor Roosevelt's house; Vanderbilt Mansion
-the beautiful Hudson River
-possibly the greatest supermarket ever: Adams Fairacre Farms @ 25 minutes away by car

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 25 and over to rent this property...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Children over 10 years old are welcome...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Master Bedroom - gorgeous, open vaulted loft bedroom up a flight of stairs. King-sized bed, private bath with clawfoot tub/shower, dresser, walk-in cedar closet 2nd BR- on lower level, queen-sized bed, dresser and closet. Steps to 2nd full bathroom. FOR EXTRA GUESTS- a queen-sized aerobed (we've been told it's very comfortable) to be placed in the location of your choosing inside the house ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Master Bedroom Full Bath - (upstairs) features clawfoot tub with shower 2nd Full Bath - lower level. Features standard tub with shower (note Jaccuzi feature does not work!) ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • We will have a guidebook and as much information available to you at the house but please do some research on the area before you arrive so you can explore all of the wonderful outdoor, historic and culinary sites available to you! 10% DISCOUNT FOR OUR RENTERS at Enterprise Rental Car in Poughkeepsie - ask us for details when you book!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Lots of books to read upstairs and down...moreless

  • Games:

    Monopoly; Trivial Pursuit; Sorry; Scrabble; Jenga; Twister; Masterpiece; Simon; cards; for outside - bocce, croquet, wiffle ball...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural:

    beautiful views west over fields to a horse farm...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining room with sliding doors that lead onto rear deck...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    In upstairs master bedroom loft area only. Otherwise, large ceiling fans throughout the house...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    There is a spin bike to use with care...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    The wood stove is all you need in winter but there is baseboard heating as well...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Filled with books, board games,plenty of seating, HD TV and iPod dock...moreless

  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Terrific full, chef's kitchen with massive granite island and 4 bar stools. Lots of recipe books. Both an espresso machine and coffee maker...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Jenn Air with Convection...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Viking gas countertop range...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Balcony off of master bedroom loft...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    3 separate deck areas - the rear deck is 50 feet long with a built in bench the whole length. 2 lounge chairs and a picnic table...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Expansive lawn all around the property - perfect for bocce, croquet.......moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber charcoal grill...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$250
$1,325 $3,250

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $85
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

$50 extra per night, per additional guest (only 2 additional guests allowed) - there is an aerobed not another bedroom

MAJOR HOLIDAY PRICING: (2 night minimum) in Regular season $275 per night in Winter Season $225

No children under 10, please

No renters under 25

No smoking or pets

$85 standard cleaning fee; $100 cleaning fee for a week


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Last updated: 07/04/2015
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Location

23 Miles
Nearest Airport
Dutchess County Airport
16 Miles
Nearest Train
Poughkeepsie or Rhinecliff
2.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Taconic highway

Car: Necessary

We don't have enough space here to enter all of the great local activities and sites, but here are a few!:

-Dutchess County Wine Trail (we are on it!)

-the renowned OMEGA Institute to swim and relax and be one with nature

-Culinary Institute of America

-Dutchess County Fair (August)

-Pick your own fruit and flowers

-Orchards

-farms

-Horsefarms with riding schools

-fishing streams

-terrific towns nearby: Rhinebeck, Millbrook, Red Hook, Hudson

-hiking

-great roads for cycling

-Historic sites: FDR and Eleanor Roosevelt's house; Vanderbilt Mansion

-the beautiful Hudson River

-possibly the greatest supermarket ever: Adams Fairacre Farms @ 15 minutes away by car

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: We live in Brooklyn and work in NYC.

Why the Owner Chose Stanfordville:
We both fell in love with it the moment we saw it. The previous owner was a master wood worker and built it from the ground up. It reminded us both so very much of my family's house in Sweden. It's just paradise!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
No need to take blood pressure medication while you are here. Fall asleep to the sound of frogs and crickets and wake to the whinnying of the horses across the way...


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, swedish

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • 'Clinton Corners Hideaway'

    'Clinton Corners Hideaway'

  • Side of yard facing west with covered side porch

    Side of yard facing west with covered side porch

  • Gather in the cozy and beautiful living area.

    Gather in the cozy and beautiful living area.

  • Vaulted and beamed ceiling peeking up to loft master bedroom.

    Vaulted and beamed ceiling peeking up to loft master bedroom.

  • Vaulted ceiling with fans

    Vaulted ceiling with fans

  • Chef's kitchen with Viking gas range, Jenn Air oven & Kitchen Aid Fridge and Dis

    Chef's kitchen with Viking gas range, Jenn Air oven & Kitchen Aid Fridge and Dis

  • Sliding doors out to balcony

    Sliding doors out to balcony

  • View to lower living area from master bedroom

    View to lower living area from master bedroom

  • Panorama od downstairs 2nd bedroom. Queen-sized bed.

    Panorama od downstairs 2nd bedroom. Queen-sized bed.

  • East side of house with peonies

    East side of house with peonies

  • Early evening looking off the rear deck

    Early evening looking off the rear deck

  • Sunset...

    Sunset...

  • East-facing front porch, prefect for morning coffee...

    East-facing front porch, prefect for morning coffee...

  • Garage and shed and neighbors barn

    Garage and shed and neighbors barn

  • Living room with hand-crafted platform area with victrola.

    Living room with hand-crafted platform area with victrola.

  • Wood stove for those chilly nights...replete with handmade wooden bear paws!

    Wood stove for those chilly nights...replete with handmade wooden bear paws!

  • Dining Room with sliding doors out to rear deck.

    Dining Room with sliding doors out to rear deck.

  • Open loft, upstairs master bedroom with handmade king-sized bed

    Open loft, upstairs master bedroom with handmade king-sized bed

  • Dresser and 'library' in master bedroom

    Dresser and 'library' in master bedroom

  • Master Bathroom with Clawfoot Tub and shower

    Master Bathroom with Clawfoot Tub and shower

  • Lounge and dine al fresco on the huge rear deck

    Lounge and dine al fresco on the huge rear deck

  • Daytime view off of rear deck

    Daytime view off of rear deck

  • Front lawn as sun is setting

    Front lawn as sun is setting

  • Lovely view of house in winter

    Lovely view of house in winter

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Minimum stay: 2 nights
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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, swedish
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/04/2015
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