1812 Farmhouse with 3 roomy additions. Front and back patios; outdoor gas grill; picnic table. Plus: Light-filled air-conditioned artist's studio with daybed. Barn with ping-pong table.
Situated on 4.5 acres that include spacious yards, woods and trails, pond and stream, this property offers children plenty of opportunities to play and explore while adults relax on Adirondack chairs or write their novel in the studio. Property is contiguous to the Chuang-Yen Monastery ( - enjoy walks around their lake and visiting their temple.
Located equidistant between Carmel and Cold Spring (9 miles). 1.5 miles from the Taconic Parkway; 1 hour 15 min to Grand Central on MetroNorth.
2 miles to Fahnestock State Park - swimming, hiking, picnicking. 12 miles to Boscobel - enjoy the summer Shakespeare festival and Saturday farmer's market.
Downstairs: Living Room, Dining Room/Library; Open Kitchen; Family room with trundle bed and sofabed; Full bath; Laundry Room.
Upstairs: 3 bedrooms (2 with double beds, 1 with twin beds), 2 full baths.
The house comfortably sleeps 6 but 8 can fit with use of the family room.
This is a 1 month summer rental. It is ideal for a family with 1 commuter or 1 artist/writer. It could also be shared between 2 families - either splitting the time or sharing the house.