National Register Historic Hudson River Estate Carriage House(14 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Estate
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
4 bedroom and 4 1/2 bath on Secluded Rural Estate, sleeps 8-12
This home was just redone to maximize your comfort. There are 4 bedrooms, a master bedroom with a king bed and master bath ( shower for two and claw foot tub), 2 double bedrooms with their own private shower bath and a queen bedroom with a shower bath that can be shared by those staying in the Upstairs sitting room room pullout ( full) or daybed (twin). In addition there is a portable twin. All in all up to 12 can sleep comfortably in this air-conditioned home. If you need to stay in touch there is free high speed wi-fi and apple TV. The wood burning fireplace adjacent to the large open eat in kitchen and dining area make for a cozy gathering area in the evenings if you are not grilling and watching the stars outside.
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Member since: 2012
- Max. occupancy 12
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12
- King size beds (1) New Mattress and King Bed from Crate and Barrel, Queen size Beds (1) New Mattress and platform bed from Crate and Barrel, Double Beds (2) New Mattress and platform beds from the Pottery Barn, Twin or Single Beds (1) This is a day bed twin in the TV/Upstairs sitting room, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Full bed from Crate and Barrel...moreless
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Away From It All
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
Five minutes away is The town of Germantown with Otto's Market a mini Whole Foods. Their sandwiches and homemade soups are yummy. Liquor store and Gaskin's restaurant mean you can stay put and relax ...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Climbing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 12 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
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Mar 1 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
Changeover Day: Monday
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Pet Fee $150
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Cleaning fee per stay of less than a week $200
- Taxes Not included
Additional charge and security deposit for pets, dependent upon stay and number of pets. Christmas and New Year's Weekends are a three night minimum rental. There is a cleaning fee of $200.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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We are located in the heart of the HUDSON VALLEY, just minutes south of Hudson,NY with its many antique shops and restaurants and 10 minutes north of BARD College and Its Performing Arts Center and 25 minutes north of OMEGA. The art lover in your group would also love touring Frederick Church's home Olana or his mentor Thomas Cole's home in Catskill, NY. Historic Homes of the Livingston Family such as Clermont State Historic Site and Wilderstein are open most days. History buffs would enjoy a day at FDR's homes including the hide away were he met his mistress and Val-Kill the home Eleanor used to get away from it all. Enjoy a concert on the lawn at the Vanderbilt mansion. Perhaps you love horses then take in a show at HITS across the river in Saugerties or a riding lesson just down the road.
Year Purchased: 1966
About the owner: I am a landscape architect who grew up on this property. I currently live down the hill from the Carriage House and have spent most of my life along the Hudson River. I would be happy to let you know all the insider information about the Valley and steer you to the best farms and farm stands, restaurants, movie theaters ( including a drive-in) and any other activity you wish to pursue.
Why the Owner Chose Germantown, NY, USA:
This property has remained unchanged since the mid nineteenth century when it was first developed by a Robert Livingston. When you come here you are able to relax and experience nature as it was experienced back then within the comforts of a modern home. If you are a birder you will thrill with the sights of our resident Bald Eagle couple, or our flocks of native Wild Turkeys. Other birds that are in residence include Great Blue Herons, Hummingbirds, pileated Woodpeckers and Red tailed Hawks. We keep miles of paths mowed for hikes through out the property. Pick up a picnic lunch at Otto's Market in Germantown and have a picnic by our waterfall or in our old orchards.
The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
You are down a gated half mile private road that is only accessible to you and the owner. Outside the home is comfortable porch furniture and Adirondack chairs on which to relax or finish that book you have wanted to read. We provide wi-fi and a flat screen tv if the weather should keep you inside along with more old fashioned pursuits such as board games and books. Air conditioned for the summer and with a wood burning fireplace for the Fall and Winter ( we provide aged wood for you to burn). There is really no bad season. Should you be attending a wedding in the area this is a great base and ideal for sharing. Our full time property manager is available in case an emergency should arise.
- Primary: 5189654602 Please call between 9am and 8pm
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Sunset on the Hudson
Approach to Carriage House after a half mile private drive.
Upstairs Sitting Room- pullout couch left, twin day bed far right
Master bath, not shown, shower for two and toilet.
south side full bedroom-not shown-en suite shower bath.
Flag Iris on edge of Pond - May
A field to pick wildflowers from or spot one of our bald eagles.
Looking into kitchen and dining area
King Size Master Bed with skylight. Lie in Bed and count stars!
north side full bedroom, not shown en-suite shower bath.
A Typical Summer Sunset
Our view of the Hudson and the Catskills- a short walk from the Carriage House
Winter along our stream
View from private backyard
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Thursday, April 27, 2017
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