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Farmhouse In Heart Of 590 Acres Of Preserved Farmland

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 1.5 Bathroom, 6 Sleeps

Come stay at Meadowburn Farm in a most charming Yellow House! Located in the heart of 590 acres of preserved farmland just 55 miles from New York City, Meadowburn’s Yellow House is the perfect retreat into pastoral countryside. It has 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 6 people, 1.5 baths, a kitchen, dining room and living room. The view from the dining room and back patio has been declared the most spectacular view on the farm.

Please read our full description so you know exactly what to expect.

The Yellow House:

The house is approximately 1000 sq. ft., and has been recently updated. The first floor features a kitchen, dining room, living room, half bath, and bedroom with a double bed. The second floor includes a full bath and two bedrooms, one with two twin beds, and one with a queen bed. The back patio basks in light from morning until dusk.

The Yellow House is situated at the edge of Meadowburn’s active farmstead. You might see cows grazing and perhaps a tractor pulling a cart of hay on a weekday. You will hear chickens clucking, ducks quaking, and birds chirping. On a summer eve you will see fireflies dancing about and bright stars in the sky. The large backyard overlooks barns and rolling meadows, with views of Wawayanda State Park in the distance. Please note that this is not a good place for someone who does not appreciate seeing and hearing the daily activity of a working farm.

The house is equipped with Wi-Fi, direct TV, and has a gas grill, washer/dryer, dishwasher, central heat and A/C window units. Being a farm house with the electric service coming through the woods, we have been known to occasionally have power outages. Should this occur you will be reimbursed for the period the power is out. Candles, battery lights and extra blankets are provided.

The Location:

Meadowburn Farm is located just 55 miles outside of New York City at the southern tip of the Hudson Valley between Warwick, NY, and Vernon, NJ. The Yellow House sits at the edge of Meadowburn’s central dairy farmstead, within 590 acres of farm and woodlands.

Across the road from the Yellow House are the historic gardens of Helena Rutherfurd Ely, which are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The gardens can be toured with prior arrangement.

The Wawayanda Creek winds though the property, and is a great place to catch a trout or two. There are vast meadows, woods, and country roads to walk.

Activities and Attractions:

Tour the gardens of Helena Rutherfurd Ely

Fish trout in our stream

Meet the farm animals

Visit local wineries

Eat fine food at one of Warwick’s many delicious restaurants

Buy local meats and produce and make your own delicious meal!

Pick blueberries, peaches, or apples at a local u-pick farm

Hike the Appalachian Trail that runs adjacent to Meadowburn Farm

Play golf at one of the numerous local courses

Visit the water park

Shop for antiques

Tour the historic village of Warwick

Ski / board / tube at Mt. Peter, Tuxedo Ridge, or Mountain Creak

Watch a movie at Warwick’s outdoor movie theater

Please browse the photos of the Yellow House and Meadowburn. Photo credit: Joshua Scott Creative Works Inc.

More Details

Property Manager
Kaylie Scherer
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 5, 2017

Amenities

Vernon Township Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Monday - Friday check-in: 2pm Monday - Friday check-out: 10am Saturday - Sunday check-in: noon Saturday - Sunday check-out: 6pm
  • Our accessories for toddlers and infants are limited. Please bring any furniture / safety gates you may need.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
We do not provide child safety accessories. Guests traveling with children will need to bring the appropriate child gate, high chair, etc.

Reviews

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Farmhouse In Heart Of 590 Acres Of Preserved Farmland
average rating of 4.740741 based on 27 reviews
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Overall loved the scenery and the seclusion

  • 2 of 5

Property was in need of repairs before we arrived. Evidence of leaks in the kitchen and dining area. After each shower there was water leaking.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Dan, We are so sorry for any inconvenience the leak caused. Until your stay we had not been able to pinpoint the source of the leak, although we tried various repairs and thought we had found it. The leak is now fixed now and the painter came this week to paint the ceiling. We hope you will come back and visit sometime soon.
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5

Clean, cozy, inviting!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at the "yellow house!" Kaylie gave us a warm welcome, she was flexible with our checking as our flight was in hours before the check in time. That was a great start. The suggestions for the local areas of interést were immensely helpful. We walked the Wawayanda Trail and enjoyed soaking our feet in the cool water of the stream. We also toured the wonderful garden on the Meadowburm farm. We met and petted the animals. My girls thoroughly enjoyed meeting the pig and naming the cows. We also took the Meadow trail and it was so much fun! We found the local stream on the day before we left and that completed our stay! Loved how clean everything was. From the towels to the linen- everything was pristine! And what can I say about the staff?! Kaylie was amazing, going above and beyond what a hostess needs to do. She even gave us stamped postcards for us to send to our loved ones! What a wonderful touch! We are planning on coming back in two years and will definitively stay at the wonderful yellow house!

For those visiting the JW Headquarters - this is a perfect place to stay. Being around all that nature will definitely make you meditate on Jehovah's love and yearn for the New World that He lovingly promises.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wish we could have stayed longer!

  • 5 of 5

We were so happy with the yellow house! We had plenty of room to move around both inside and out. We were so relaxed because of the peaceful surroundings. We will definitely try to stay there again!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

beautiful and well-kept

  • 5 of 5

This farmhouse was fantastic and we had a great night barbecuing and hanging out.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It is so beautiful here. The animals make it even more enjoyable.

  • 4 of 5

So many of us are busy with day to day life, we often miss out on what is really important. Here at the Yellow House, we all stopped to smell the flowers, pet all the farm animals, drank wine while sitting in the grass under the warm sun, and even took a jog down Dekay road which is beautiful. Our kids didn't want to leave. Hopefully we will return someday.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous setting, quiet surrondings and updated, very clean and cozy rooms.

  • 5 of 5

We very much enjoyed our weekend stay at the yellow house. It was a perfect location for our activities planned for the weekend in Vernon. Very relaxing atmosphere at this farm. We will

definitely book this again if we attend the activities again in the future. No need to look elsewhere.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Crystal Spring Restort
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Tuxedo Park
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
The Grange
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Mountain Creek

Located just 6 minutes from Mountain Creek, and 15 minutes from Mt. Peter, The Yellow House is the perfect spot for those interested in the many outdoor winter recreation activities the area has to offer, including skiiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, snow tubing, snow shoeing, and sleigh rides.

The Yellow House is also located just 10 minutes Warwick, NY and 20 minutes from the arts and crafts village of Sugar Loaf, NY. These charming towns are home to boutique shops, artist studios, and merchants selling locally produced products- perfect for finding unique holiday gifts!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $80
Damage Insurance $79

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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