3 Bedroom, 2 full bathroom ecohouse on a 6+ acres, adjoining/surrounded by Robert Treman State Park trails. Private and incredibly peaceful location, yet only 10 minutes to downtown Ithaca restaurants, shops, and galleries and only a 15 minute drive to Cornell University and Ithaca College. Ideal for hikers, outdoor enthusiasts, and nature lovers, as well as folks who want to bring their dogs on vacation!
Our home is a private 6 acre inholding surrounded by Robert Treman State Park land, with its miles of hiking trails, 3 trailheads (Rim Trail, Gorge Trail and Red Pine Trail), breathtaking waterfalls, and stunning natural swimming holes.
Thoughtfully, ecologically built home with vaulted ceilings, post and beam using gorgeous locally sourced beams, open floor plan for living and dining, reclaimed 150 year-old barn wood in the loft and dining areas, two levels of windows overlooking park lands, radiant floor heating throughout, gas fireplace to cozy up to in winter, a stone patio, black locust deck and gorgeous pergola for outdoor dining, and two fenced yards (one is massive) for your dogs enjoyment and safe containment.
Master bedroom suite has king bed, full bath & private study with door that opens to a smaller fenced in yard and has a doggy door for pooch exit/entry. Second bedroom has queen bed and large windows overlooking back park lands; second full bath is across the hall. Upstairs loft area is the third sleeping area and has a very comfortable queen futon bed.
There is a fully equipped kitchen and a separate exercise room with a Precor Elliptical, a Precor Treadmill, a Schwinn Bicycle and streaming TV options. Large washer/dryer for your use. Massive solar panel array, house is double framed with soy-based insulation, SIPS roof panels, high efficiency windows, dual flush toilets.
--10 minutes to downtown Ithaca
--15 minutes to Cornell University
--15 minutes to Ithaca College
--15 minutes to Trumansburg
--10 minutes to Buttermilk Falls State Park