|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
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Catskills 1820's Greek Revival Farmhouse on 25 acres - (LIBERTY, NY)
Charming historic 1820's Greek Revival Farmhouse in Catskills, with spacious rooms and lovely country living decor
5BR + sun room w/daybed
3 double beds, 3 twins, 1 day bed =
sleeps 9 max [NINE PEOPLE MAX]
ORIGINAL WORKING FIREPLACE
Period dining room with large table
25 acres of fields and forest cradle this historic farmhouse overlooking a former award winning organic garden now a quiet fusion of wildflowers and grasses where blue bird and barnswallow swoop in and out of their houses amongst scattered perennials w/ plums, peach and currents. Further in the fields are old apple trees and blueberry bushes.
Seating areas in garden and woods, porches and deck by the house
Discover the large Buddha Statue in the uncovered barn foundations
Secluded location is great escape
Only a 3 minute drive [or 20 min walk] to grocery, hardware store, restaurants, laundromat and 24hr diner
new gas stove
ample hot water new water heater
newly renovated vintage bathroom
with antique clawfoot tub
forced air furnace with digital thermostat
base board heaters in upstairs bedrooms
WIFI and digital phone with domestic and Canada calling
Most cell phones get a signal here
NO SMOKING INSIDE FARMHOUSE
garden + historic architecture enthusiasts.
We keep this sweet old farmhouse for relaxation, rejuvenation and creative downtime
The Duo is a former Fashionista turned Comedian and a Graphic Designer
love to just disappear and recharge out here -
love to share it with others
Rich purchased this farmhouse in 1998
love the energy of this part of the Catskills
this is one of the oldest remaining farmhouses in Sullivan County
in july august -there are acres and acres of ripe blueberries free for the picking, mid august some peaches and plums, in spring summer fall there is always something in bloom, there's stone buddha statue leaning in the old barn foundations with a platform of slate over looking it and view of the farmhouse, gardens and mountains in horizon at night it can get so quiet you can hear your own heartbeat or in summer crickets and at sunrise the birds singing hummingbirds and finches dance around the flowers
Our "family of six" -- three people, family dog and two guinea pigs -- enjoyed the "Buddha Barn" for three glorious weeks this summer. Fresh peaches off the tree in the enormous garden, mountains of flowers, a wonderful terrace and porch, fires in the fireplace and beautiful stars at night were just a few highlights of the property.
The farmhouse is full of elegant furnishings and offbeat touches. Not a stark environment, loads of personality. Historic charm but all the modern conveniences like wi-fi and good cookware. Lots of bedrooms, so a good choice for large families and groups, or in our case, lots of room for friends and cousins to spend the night.
No unpleasant surprises, and many nice ones, like fancy soaps left out, plenty of towels and bedding, and an assortment of sun hats by the door. The area is home to the deer tick and we were well warned about that, but we only encountered one in three weeks, on the first day.
Our hosts couldn't have been nicer and provided lots of information about the house and the area, including a Google map of resources and attractions. They gave us privacy while making themselves available in case of questions, and questions did come up during our long stay. Always a prompt and friendly reply.
Very easy to find, and a good base for exploring the charms of Sullivan County. We made day trips to Skinner's Falls, Crystal Lake, Catskills Park, Sam's Point, and even the Dutchess County fair on the other side of the Hudson.
Would be happy to return or to recommend to friends and relatives. In fact, one of those places you almost DON'T want to tell people about, lest you not be able to book a stay yourself!
Bethel Woods Center For The Arts and Museum is nearby
featuring top music artists and classical symphonies
Liberty Farmers Market is nearby
New modern ShopRite supermarket is 3 minute drive
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Property Damage Protection||$99|
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.