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Uniquely lovely 1830's home in quiet country setting, yet close to towns & resor

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, fireplaces in kitchen-dining, living room; bluestone basement; porch

Home has beautiful comfortable feel with wide-board pine floors, chestnut beams, bluestone basement. Warming fireplaces in kitchen-dining room, living room and basement. Three upstairs bedrooms, two with Queen size beds; one single. Living room futon serves as couch by day, bed by night. Harpsichord and piano to play. One full bath, two 1/2 baths. Covered back screened porch looks out onto field, woods, pond. Patio and garden. 10 1/2 acres on property. Deer, wild turkey, hawks, the seasonal bear. Nearby walks on quiet country road to creek, stone cliffs, waterfall, beaver lake. Amenities include wi-fi & internet; washer, dryer; dishwasher; excellent filtered well water; parking space on property. Fifteen minutes to nearby towns and interstate highway; nearby tennis, golf; half hour to ski resorts. Fall golden maple leaves, walks and hikes; Winter lots of snow, skiing, sledding; Spring garden, herbs and flowers; Summer sun, nearby lakes and rock pool swimming.

Jane Toby
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 15, 2017


Catskill House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • Bathroom 1 upstairs near bedrooms features tub and shower, sink and toilet. Large changing space. Bathroom 2 on main floor is a half-bath with sink and toilet. Bathroom 3 in basement is also a half-bath with sink and toilet.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Orange Bedroom - 1 queen
  • Additional sleeping possibilities: Futon in living room
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • limited accessibility
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing


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Uniquely lovely 1830's home in quiet country setting, yet close to towns & resor
average rating of 4.0 based on 2 reviews

From arrival to departure, we remained very content with Jane' place.

  • 5 of 5

The space is perfect for cabin lovers. 3 fireplaces. WOW. Jane left ample wood supply, as well as linens, even food.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely old house but needed better preparation

  • 3 of 5

Lovely old house, interesting artwork, very nice useable fireplaces, great walks nearby along the creek, very nice owner.

Disappointing preparation for our stay, though we did make our arrangements only a week ahead. Closets and dressers were full so we couldn't unpack our luggage, and bedroom lighting was dim so we couldn't see inside our suitcases. Refrigerator was packed so we could not easily fit our food in. Kitchen appliances and accessories were old. We had a very nice stay, and enjoyed playing games during the evening in front of the fireplace.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you and your company enjoyed the stay here, Nancy! I spent many houra on preparation for your stay but your comments have been most helpful in knowing what else a guest would need to feel most comfortable for a 2 night stay: more ample drawer and closet space and better bedroom lighting; up-to-date kitchen appliances and accessories. I had cleared out the refrigerator as best I could, while also leaving breakfast foods for you - milk, half and half, yogurts, orange juice, breads, butter and jams ( as well as a variety of teas and coffee on the sideboard.) Thank you for your illuminating comments.. Jane
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Rates & Availability

Catskill House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Additional Guest Fee $40 per person per night
Damage Insurance $59
Damage Deposit $150

$180.00 per night for 1-4 guests. The house can accommodate a maximum of 6 guests. The charge is $40.00 a night extra for each guest over 4.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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