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1796 Stone Farmhouse on 15 Acres Bordering Mohonk Preserve

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Last updated: 07/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Our historic 4 bedroom French Huguenot style farmhouse was built in 1796 and is bordered by 6,400 acres of the forests, streams and lakes of the Mohonk Preserve designated by the Nature Conservancy as one of the "Earth's Last Great Places". You can literally step out of the house onto over 80 miles of hiking and biking trails.

The entire home was completely remodeled in 2013 and has all new appliances and furnishings. There is a chef’s kitchen with island and adjacent dining area with large country dining table for family meals. The living room has a massive stone fireplace for evenings by the fire.

All the bedrooms are designed for comfort with pillow top mattresses. Two bedrooms have king sized beds, one has a queen and one has two twins that can be easily converted to a king. The master bedroom has its own private bath.

The house has air conditioning and all bedrooms have ceiling fans. There is WiFi.

The stone back deck is a great place to observe wildlife including squirrels, chipmunks, rabbits, deer, cardinals, great blue heron, and Canada geese. The back deck is also equipped with a BBQ, chase lounges, and dining table for outdoor living.

The house is located between the Hamlet of High Falls and the town of New Paltz and is minutes away from the renowned Mohonk Mountain House with its spa that is ranked #1 in the country by Conde Nast. Monhonk Mountain House also has a fabulous restaurant, tennis courts, and golf course.

Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the nearby hiking and biking paths, rock climbing, swimming and cross country skiing. The area is also known for fantastic antiquing and great restaurants, given its proximity to the Culinary Institute of America located just across the Hudson River.

Rental is available year-round on a flexible basis for guests and families looking for a quiet, relaxing rural retreat or active family vacation.

Check-in is after 4pm and check-out is by 11 am unless otherwise arranged directly with the manager. Guests can pay thru the web site however the 2.5% fee charged by the web site will be paid by the guests. Amount will be deducted from your security deposit.

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    30...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Small dogs under 20 pounds allowed. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Master Bedroom

    Has ensuite bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2

    Upstairs bathroom shared by 3 bedrooms...moreless

  • Bathroom 3

    Full bathroom downstairs with shower...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Game Room
  • Stereo:

    Stereo has radio, CD and IPod players. ...moreless

  • Television:

    SMART TV hooked up to router that provides access to all movies and shows on Netflix...moreless

Theme

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Window air conditioning units on each floor and every bedroom has a ceiling fan above the bed...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Huge native stone fireplace...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

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

    Two ovens, one electric, one gas...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    5 Star Professional Chefs 6 burner gas stove with electric griddle and warming lights...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Dining table that seats 8 and two chase lounges...moreless

  • Golf:

    The Mohonk Golf Course is 5 minutes from the house and the 27-hole championship course, Apple Greens, is located just 8 miles outside of New Paltz...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    We have two BBQ's on the deck. A gas grill and a Weber charcoal grill...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Tennis courts are at the Mohonk Mountain House and in Stone Ridge at the JC. Both are within 10 minutes from the house....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season
Jul 1 - Aug 30, 2015
4 night min stay
$350 $450
Thu, Fri, Sat
$2,450
Fall Season
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$350 $450
Thu, Fri, Sat
$2,200
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$250 $300
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $125
  • Security $500
  • Pet Fee $25 + tax
  • Tax Rate 2%

Notes:

National Holidays are considered weekend nights, price wise.

Security deposit of $500 required when booking

Sheets and towels included

Small dog allowed for $25 per night

2.5% service charge to pay thru the web site, fee deducted from your security deposit


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Last updated: 07/15/2015
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Location

2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Mohonk Golf Course
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Mohonk Mountain House
 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2012

Why New Paltz:
We fell in love with the High Falls area when our daughter chose it for her wedding in 2008. Having a stone farm house surrounded by the natural beauty of this area of the Hudson River Valley is a dream come true for us and is a homecoming of sorts for Susan who grew up in Poughkeepsie. We are only the fifth family to own the home and are honored to be part of its incredible 217 year history. Our primary residence is in Sonoma County, California where we grow wine grapes and produce wine under our own label.


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  • Coxing Kill in Spring

    Coxing Kill in Spring

  • Mossybrook Creek

    Mossybrook Creek

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  • View from hill above house

    View from hill above house

  • Mohonk Mountain House Resort and Spa 2 miles away

    Mohonk Mountain House Resort and Spa 2 miles away

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