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Nature's Way-Ski Central-1800s Farmhouse on 24 Acres -8 Miles to Catamount

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View of house from the private dirt road

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Last updated: 12/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Copake Lake farmhouse description

Location is everything! SKI and GOLF CENTRAL! Relax in my charming 130 yr old Hudson Valley farmhouse with feel of English Country Cottage planted on a gorgeous private 24 acre wooded and manicured plot, surrounded by breathtaking panoramic views and bucolic rolling farmlands. Glass enclosed 'sun room' dinning room overlooks bluestone slate patio covered in a canopy of trees, looking down past the garden and sloping lawn onto the babbling brook, barn and private pond for fishing and skating (no swimming). Charming and immaculate home (decor is like a B&B) is stones throw away from 1000 acre Audubon Sanctuary with beautiful moss covered trails. But no need to even leave the property with hammock, fire pit, gazebo and gas grill and lots of land. Horses, cows, ducks, chickens for neighbors on my private dirt road. Only 8 miles to Catamont! 20 miles to Great Barrington for Butternut Ski Resort, nearby Jiminy Peak is 25 miles north and have activities all year round! Hunter Mt or Sugar Mt just 50 minutes. Cross country skiing on my property and beyond! ONLY 3 MILES to Copake Lake - for award wining golf course, dining, snow mobile, jet skiing, fishing, boating, bicycling. There are 9 GREAT golf courses locally as well as 3 miniature courses and 2 local driving ranges. Lots of kids activities and events locally. Nestled at the foothills of the Berkshires (midway between Hudson NY and Great Barrington MA, (18 miles to either). Farm stands everywhere - the area pioneered the farm to table movement. Many choice spots for GREAT FISHING and SWIMMING. ONLY 7 miles to Copake Falls Taconic State Park for hiking on the Harlem Valley Rail Trail (bike rentals available) with beautiful Bash Bish waterfalls or swim in the 40 foot deep Old Ore Pit Pond Swimming Hole in clear upwelling water. Rudd Pond -20 miles, or Lake Taconic State Park - 6 miles. Only 2 mile drive to Taconic High School with tennis courts, state of the art Jr. Olympic indoor pool and workout room. 8 miles to Catamount summer Adventure Park (with Zip Lines) 25 minutes to town of Millerton for the Trevor private zoo, 20 minutes to Great Barrington Ma for jazz, theater, shopping, fine dining, 30 minutes to Stockbridge Theater or Lee -outlet shopping, Lenox, Shakespeare . Many attractions, antiquing, outdoor activities, culture, and festivals. 20 minutes to Hudson NY for outstanding restaurants, entertainment, big box stores shopping, movies, and The Helsinki Club. 50 minutes to TANGELWOOD or Albany. Great antiquing and restaurants locally. Enjoy Summer Theater at the MacHayden Theater, Jacob's Pillow, Shakespeare Festival, Stockbridge Theater, Falcon Ridge Folk Festival, Music Mountain, New Roeliff Jansen Library art exhibits, performances and special events. NYC guests: 120 miles north - a 2.5 hour drive, Boston guests: 3 hour drive west on the Mass Pike. Below are links to local SOME events and cultural happenings.

http://ny.audubon.org/locations/rheinstrom-hill-audubon-sanctuary-and-center

http://www.ruralintelligence.com
http://www.columbiacountytourism.org
http://hillsdaleny.com
http://www.roejanlibrary.org
http://www.copakelakeboatandski.com
http://townofcopake.org/copake-lake
http://berkshires.org
http://www.mahaiwe.org. Theater in Gt Barrington
http://www.helsinkihudson.com music in Hudson

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

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

                50...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet

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              • Full bathroom with brand new sit down shower downstairs Upstairs bathroom only toilet and sink....moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television:

                Two. One in master bedroom and one 40 inch HD in Family Room...moreless

              • Toys:

                Miniture plastic play kitchen for kids...moreless

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Ocean View
              • Water View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Big Game
              • Ice Skating
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Paragliding
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Roller Blading
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Add leaves to table and seats up to 10...moreless

              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Fireplace:

                3...moreless

              • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                Off Site - 3 miles to Taconic Hills High School - state of the art Jr Olympic indoor swim pool, work out room and tennis courts...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                Oil...moreless

              • Internet:

                Free wireless internet and satellite TV ...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room:

                40 inch. HDTV, stereo, DVD player, fireplace,...moreless

              • Parking
              • Towels Provided

              Kitchen

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

                Indoor AND Outdoor dinning for 6 -8. and eat in kitchen for 2 with two beautiful window views. Double sided Fireplace in Kitchen & Sun/Dining Room. New appliances. ...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven:

                New: Combo Gas/ electric stove also Weber Gas Outdoor Grill...moreless

              Outside

              • Boat:

                Rent boats, Jetski at Copake Lake, ...moreless

              • Deck / Patio
              • Golf:

                5 minutes from award winning Copake Country Club golf course and 9 other great courses within 20-40 min drive, 2 driving ranges, 2 miniature golf courses...moreless

              • Ski & Snowboard:

                Catamont 8 miles, Jiminy Peak and Butternut 20 miles...moreless

              • Tennis:

                Public Tennis Courts 3 miles to Taconic Hills High School...moreless

              Pool / Spa

              • Communal Pool:

                Off Site - 3 miles to Jr. Olympic state of the art indoor swim pool, work out room and tennis courts at Taconic Hills High School...moreless

              • Heated Pool
              • Indoor Pool

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Included
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.6
                  from 5 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $300 $350
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,100 $3,000

                  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 $175
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  $200 clean fee for parties of 5 or more

                  Holiday Week End Rates Vary.

                  Check in 4:00pm, Check Out 11:00am


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Last updated: 12/07/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  • Bash Bish Falls

                    "Awesome Taconic State Park with Ore Pit Swimming and Bash Bish Waterfall and Hudson Valley ..."

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                  • Catamount Ski Area

                    "Small MT but good runs Ski in winter with night skiing and Zip line adventure park ion the ..."

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                  • Taconic State Park

                    "Lake Taconic to swim in and picnic and grills"

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                  • Swiss Hutte

                    "Gteat Swiss/ German food at Catamont Mt."

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                  • Hillsdale House

                    "Good food ten minutes from home a bit poricey"

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                  • Copake Country Club

                    "Award winning Golf course and The Green's Restaurant has fabulous food, great bar menu also ..."

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                  20 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Great Barrington
                  3.5 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  The Greens At Copake Country Club
                  3.5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Copake Golf Course
                  25 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Amtrak to Hudson or MetroNorth to Wassaic
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Rt 23 or rt 22 or Taconic Parkway
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Crossroad, Hillsdale House, The Greens,Dutch Treat
                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Catamont NY or Butternut MA
                  7 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Old Ore Pit at Copake Falls or Taconic Lake

                  Car: Necessary

                   

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                  Speaks: english
                   

                  Photos

                  • View of house from the private dirt road

                    View of house from the private dirt road

                  • Skating pond, fishing-lots of fish, turtles,ducks no swimming

                    Skating pond, fishing-lots of fish, turtles,ducks no swimming

                  • Blue Stone Patio with canopy of trees and gardens

                    Blue Stone Patio with canopy of trees and gardens

                  • Living room- Sun room view from glass wall

                    Living room- Sun room view from glass wall

                  • Master bedroom with Sleigh bed and with eyebrow windows and tree house views

                    Master bedroom with Sleigh bed and with eyebrow windows and tree house views

                  • Master bedroom with Sleigh bed and tree house views

                    Master bedroom with Sleigh bed and tree house views

                  • Family Room - 40 inch TV in cabinet

                    Family Room - 40 inch TV in cabinet

                  • Downstairs bedroom  double bed- gorgeous view /breeze

                    Downstairs bedroom double bed- gorgeous view /breeze

                  • Across from cornfield on my road - Connor one of my neighbor's three horses

                    Across from cornfield on my road - Connor one of my neighbor's three horses

                  • 10 minutes to hiking at Bash Bish waterfall in Taconic State Park

                    10 minutes to hiking at Bash Bish waterfall in Taconic State Park

                  • one corner of Family Room - 42 inch HD TV in cabinet

                    one corner of Family Room - 42 inch HD TV in cabinet

                  • Eat in Kitchen with wall thru fireplace and wonderful views

                    Eat in Kitchen with wall thru fireplace and wonderful views

                  • View of house from private road - Slate patio with sun and shade

                    View of house from private road - Slate patio with sun and shade

                  • Tractor growing out of tree

                    Tractor growing out of tree

                  • Dinning- Sunroom

                    Dinning- Sunroom

                  • View from Master bedroom window

                    View from Master bedroom window

                  • Other angle Master bedroom with Sleigh bed and tree house views

                    Other angle Master bedroom with Sleigh bed and tree house views

                  • Xmas Upstairs bedroom #2 - Trey ceiling, double bed

                    Xmas Upstairs bedroom #2 - Trey ceiling, double bed

                  • Family Room - 40 inch HD TV in cabinet

                    Family Room - 40 inch HD TV in cabinet

                  • Bedroom 4 - small-pull out daybed with 2 twin mattresses

                    Bedroom 4 - small-pull out daybed with 2 twin mattresses

                  • Rainbow are commonplace

                    Rainbow are commonplace

                  • view from kitchen into dinning/ sun room

                    view from kitchen into dinning/ sun room

                  • Kitchen - all new appliances and two window's with nature view

                    Kitchen - all new appliances and two window's with nature view

                  • Kitchen - view from Living room: Door to deck with outdoor table for 6

                    Kitchen - view from Living room: Door to deck with outdoor table for 6

                  VRBO #459350

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, December 21, 2014

                  $300 - $350 per night (USD)
                  5

                  3 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 12/07/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Speaks: english
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