Historic Home in Rhinebeck

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Last updated: 09/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Evergreen, an English Tudor home built in 1932 by one of FDR's first cousins is listed in the State Register of Historic Places. The architect John Russell Pope designed a home for a unique lady that has stood the test of time. The house evokes an era of gracious living with a fireplace leading to a formal dining room. This 6 bedroom home has maintained all of its' architectural integrity and period detail at the same time featuring a modern kitchen renovation. There is an in ground pool with blue stone patio surround. Beautiful perennial gardens, mature trees and sweeping lawns provide privacy for special events and entertaining. Two car garage and laundry room. Located conveniently to the train stations of Rhinecliff and Poughkeepsie and to the cultural attractions of Bard and Vassar, Marist and The Culinary Institute of America. Day trips easily include West Point, The Catskills Mountains, The Berkshires and Tangle wood. Within ten miles of the house are Wilderstein, The Suckely family estate, the Mills Mansion in Staatsburgh, The Vanderbilt Mansion in Hyde Park and the Franklin Delano Roosevelt family home and Presidential Museum, also in Hyde Park.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    There is ample space outside for smoking. ...moreless

  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    West Facing View ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Master Bedroom Suite...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    East Facing View - Pool in Summer...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

    Downstairs former servant's room...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 twin/ single

    Downstairs East Facing...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 twin/ single

    Downstairs East Facing ...moreless

  • There are six bedrooms in the house. The three upstairs accommodate three couples. There are two full baths upstairs. Three bedrooms downstairs have single beds and share a bath. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower



  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Views of the Catskill Mountains...moreless

  • Village:

    Historical Village of Rhinebeck, three miles. Village of Hyde Park, home of The FDR Presidential Home and Library....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining:

    The formal dining room fits eight max. ...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    In two bedrooms upstairs...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Treadmill ...moreless

  • Garage:

    Code to Garage provided on request for guests. Allows one to two cars to park indoors. ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wifi Code Provided...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Electric, Press and Drip available. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Full array of dishes and utensils for cooking. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 7 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $50
  • Cleaning Fee $125
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 4%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 09/28/2016
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40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Stewart Newburgh
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Taconic State Parkway
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Petite Bistro

Car: Recommended

The village of Rhinebeck was established in 1688. It is home to many historical sites of importance, including the Vanderbilt Mansion and the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Presidential Library.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: Originally from the south. Huge enthusiast of The Hudson River Valley; its beauty, its history, its nature.

Why the Owner Chose Rhinebeck, NY, USA:
A historic landmark property built by Laura Franklin Delano, first cousin to Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Designed by renown architect John Russell Pope.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Enjoy the sunset on west facing terrace where FDR and Winston Churchill had cocktails.

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  • Fully maintained swimming pool.

    Fully maintained swimming pool.

  • Upstairs Guest Bedroom

    Upstairs Guest Bedroom

  • Updated kitchen with beautiful views of the Catskills.

    Updated kitchen with beautiful views of the Catskills.

  • South facing terrace with dining option.

    South facing terrace with dining option.

  • Full downstairs bath with deep tub and shower.

    Full downstairs bath with deep tub and shower.

VRBO #565739

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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Historic Home In Rhinebeck

Rhinebeck, NY, USA #565739

6 BR  3 BA  Sleeps 8

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