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SPECTACULAR, LUXURIOUS HOME ON 12 ACRES W/ MOUNTAIN VIEWS, PRIVACY, SPACE

Christine Barker

Advertiser since: 2003
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Speaks: french, spanish
Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights

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Christine Barker

Advertiser since: 2003
Speaks: french, spanish
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Within 12 hours
Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
January 25, 2015
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SPECTACULAR, LUXURIOUS HOME ON 12 ACRES W/ MOUNTAIN VIEWS, PRIVACY, SPACE

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

Woodstock House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible beds, 3.5 Baths (Sleeps 8-10)

Perched on top a mountain on twelve private acres is this one of a kind, architect and designer-crafted, custom built, contemporary home. Arguably the newest and best luxury home on the rental market in Ulster County!

Made for entertaining in style, this private paradise is located off of a private road in an exclusive area of Woodstock/Hurley that abuts the Ashokan Reservoir. At least seven peaks (at the last count!) are visible from all rooms of the house, and the mountain range views are even more dramatic from the massive floating cedar deck.

The house was constructed by master craftsmen, and no expense has been spared on top of the line cabinetry and fixtures. Designer touches are visible throughout...exposed ceiling beams, Brazilian cherry wide-plank floors, Grohe fixtures, limestone tile in bathrooms, Asian inspired above counter bathroom sink bowls, designer lighting, custom staircases, exquisite glass and wood work detail. The custom designed bathroom vanities were built by a craftsman that even Robert Wilson calls upon for his impeccable woodworking!

The magnificent living area leads out onto a beautiful deck with incredible mountain views. It has stunning cherry floors, a huge wood burning fire, a serious music system with Smartphone hook up. The open concept format seamlessly integrates the kitchen, dining and living areas together.

The top floor was designed as a 'Master Suite' and features a magnificent loft with colossal ceiling-height and spectacular mountain views; a custom glass, stainless and wood loft surround. The loft houses the media area with a 55' flat screen TV, Denon sound system & DVD player.

A gallery hallway leads to the massive Master bedroom with cathedral ceilings and the beautifully appointed, Italian limestone master bath which features a custom built double walnut vanity, huge shower with rain head and separate hand held shower, plus a 6 ft soaking tub.

The four bedrooms are all generously sized and offer magnificent views. There are three full and one half baths, each custom appointed. All bathrooms include glass, limestone, and/or slate tiling, custom glass work and Grohe fixtures. Each one is uniquely designed and all beautiful.

The gourmet kitchen features high end, stainless steel appliances, a gas stove, plenty of cooking utensils, cabinets specifically imported from Italy, and a beautiful Shivakashi-granite countertop.

The garden level features another full custom finished bath, a queen bedroom, polished concrete floors, high ceilings, RADIANT floor heating, a massive wood burning fireplace and fantastic open areas for entertaining.

The surrounding area offers incredible variety and natural beauty. This is a year round destination: swimming holes abound in the summer, foliage in the fall is incredible, New York's best ski hills in the winter, and the spring is simply magical. There are world class spas and restaurants, and fun shopping in the quirky town of Woodstock, America's most famous small town and birth place of the musical revolution of 1969. Check out our blog for fun things to see and do in the area: http://www.barkerhudson.com/blog.html

Keywords: Luxury Home, retreat, mountain vacation, swimming, fishing, golf, hiking, spectacular views, privacy on 12 acres, minutes to town.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Christine Barker (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2003
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: french, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 25, 2015

About Christine Barker

I live in New York but grew up in Canada and Bermuda, two wildly different climates! When it comes to property I tend to prefer the extremes....extreme country, or extreme city, and that's one of the things I love about Woodstock. It's less than two hours from New York City, but it's a million miles away with respect to it's ambiance, culture and attitude. Woodstock is a fabulous combination of getting away from it all while still having plenty to do.

Christine Barker

Realtor

Woodstock N.Y.

Christine Barker purchased this house in 2005

Why Christine Barker chose Woodstock

While the eastern side of the Hudson River valley tends toward rolling topography historically suitable for farmland, thanks to the Catskill mountain range, on our side we enjoy skiing, hiking, rock climbing and delicious mountain views. The unique village of Woodstock retains the same quirkiness that attracted the likes of Bob Dylan and Janis Joplin and ultimately the infamous Woodstock music festival, garnering it the title of the 'most famous small town in America'. The pristine beauty of the surroundings inevitably grew an avid following from New York City, so a sophisticated but casual community has evolved. The Town of Woodstock proudly bears the title 'colony of the arts'. There are music concerts, theatre, art galleries, and film festivals along with farm festivals. This really is a year round destination: the summer is lush and beautiful, and people of all ages enjoy the many streams and swimming holes, there is a beautiful golf course golf in Woodstock, a tennis center in Saugerties (15 minutes away), as well as hiking and rock climbing. The fall is absolutely spectacular, the foliage can be outrageous, the air cool and refreshing. When winter hits, there's downhill and cross country skiing, snow shoeing....or just relaxing in front of the fire and taking in the beautiful snowy views isn't too bad either. The fresh air and beautiful light that spring brings is absolutely invigorating.

What makes this house unique

This is arguably one of the nicest rentals in Ulster county. It's private, beautiful, peaceful, brand new...and the mountain views are spectacular. It's on 12 acres and at the top of a mountain, but only a five minute drive to the village of Woodstock.

The house is very spacious but also intimate. The bedrooms are large and private, the bathrooms tastefully tiled in limestone and glass with custom fixtures,and the kitchen comfortably outfitted. The house is tastefully furnished, and even with a large group there is enough space to have quiet time if you so wish.

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

5
based on 13 traveler reviews

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Spectacular, Luxurious Home on 12 acres w/ Mountain Views, Privacy, Space
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
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Spectacular, Luxurious Home on 12 acres w/ Mountain Views, Privacy, Space
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Woodstock Catskills
5

Sensational Weekend Wedding Event!

  • 5 of 5
An absolute gem! My partner and I celebrated our wedding here, and it was perfect!

Christine and Susanna were a breeze to work with and made it very easy for us. From the first day we booked to the actual day/event they both were very helpful! Such great support.

The house was perfect for us, we had a small-ish gathering of people for our day and the house spacious and stylish, just what we wanted. The view from the house is breathtaking and made for wonderful pictures. The perfect backdrop :)

A fireplace on eery level and luxurious bedding and sofas made our stay even more comfortable. I definitely would recommend for anyone else planning their next weekend away or event.
  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Spectacular, Luxurious Home on 12 acres w/ Mountain Views, Privacy, Space
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p203465vb
Woodstock Catskills
Chicago
5

Great House

  • 5 of 5
Everything was great. We loved the house-very comfortable, beautiful furnishings and lots of privacy. The surrounding area was
beautiful. Woodstock is a great town. We wished we could have stayed longer
and hope to return one day soon!
  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
business
Spectacular, Luxurious Home on 12 acres w/ Mountain Views, Privacy, Space
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Woodstock Catskills
Long Island
5

Awesome Wedding Venue

  • 5 of 5
We celebrated our wedding here, and it was just the best. We had 50 family and friends share our spectacular outdoor wedding overlooking the mountains, and forests. Then we had dinner and dancing inside. Susanna and Christine were most accommodating and flexible. If you want to have a truly unique and intimate affair in a splendid environment this is the place.
  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Spectacular, Luxurious Home on 12 acres w/ Mountain Views, Privacy, Space
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p203465vb
Woodstock Catskills
new york city
5

Beautiful and amazing Stay

  • 5 of 5
The house was spectacular you won't want to leave! It was even more magnificent than the photos. The house was complete luxury and it was very easy to get into town! I would highly recommend this house. Also Suzanne is a pleasure to work with!
  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Spectacular, Luxurious Home on 12 acres w/ Mountain Views, Privacy, Space
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Woodstock Catskills
NYC
5

One of my absolute favorite Woodstock homes!

  • 5 of 5
I've been staying there for a few times over the last 4 years. This is one of my very favorites!! Both the owner & prop manager are very helpful and they do amazing job to make sure your stay is comfortable. The view from the deck, outdoor grilling, fabulous bedrooms, basement play space, cleanness of the house…all are the best! You won't regret choosing this house for your special getaway in Woodstock!
  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
business
Spectacular, Luxurious Home on 12 acres w/ Mountain Views, Privacy, Space
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p203465vb
Woodstock Catskills
NY, NY
5

Beautiful Home and Breathtaking Views

  • 5 of 5
We had an incredible weekend at The Mountaintop Estate. The home is massive and beautifully decorated. The photos really don’t do it justice. The house is extremely clean, and possesses the delicate balance of being comfortable yet chic. The bedrooms are large & the beds comfortable. The upstairs deck was a great place to relax and enjoy the fabulous mountain views. Susanna was great to work with. She was very friendly and helpful and went out of her way to help me with directions when my GPS failed. The house is only five minutes from town with an abundance of farm animals on view on the drive down, a novelty for us city folk!



We found Woodstock to be charming, friendly and walkable as well as having seriously good food. Highlight being the French toast at Bread Alone! There were some really cute antique shops to peruse.

We also hiked Overlook Mountain. The hike is a quite a workout, but definitely worth it for the views from the top (as well the ruined hotel you pass on the way).

All in all, I cannot wait to go back. Between the benefits of the house: pool table, abundance of space, gas grill, firepit, views & the nearby activities it was the perfect place for me and some friends to celebrate my birthday weekend.
  • Submitted: May 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway

Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Albany
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
The Bear Cafe
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Several Public Courses
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Kingston
Nearest Motorway
9 Miles
Interstate 87, exit 19
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Bear Cafe
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Belleayre and Hunter Mountains
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Hudson River (many swimming holes nearby)
Car: recommended

Downhill and cross-skiing, snowboarding and other winter sports are always popular with several mountain destinations. Hunter, Belleayre or Windham are within a short drive (30 minutes away) from Woodstock. There's plenty of local sledding on the aptly named Sled Hill right in town.

Don't forget to bring your hiking boots and hike one of the numerous trails around the area or hike up Overlook Mountain, Wittenberg Mountain and Slide Mountain.

Check out our blog at: http://www.barkerhudson.com/blog.html for wonderful things to see and do in Woodstock and surrounding areas. Highlights include:the world-renowned largest traditional Tibetan Monastery in the US built into the mountainside, The Outlook hiking trail, the beautiful Ashokan reservoir, swimming holes

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Availability & Rates

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Woodstock House Rental Rates

Notes

  • $500-$800 per night
  • US Dollars
  • Weeknight:$500/nt Weekend:$700/nt; Weekly:$3,000; Monthly: $10,000
  • Off-peak Weekends: check-in earlier Fri & check-out later Sun to enjoy 3 full days
  • Summer 2014: Weekly or Monthly Rentals Only: $3,750/week; $13,500/month 4wks
  • Premium Holiday Weeks 2013: Dec 20-27, Dec 27-Jan 3: $5,000 week minimum
  • 3-Day weekends:$800/nt (3-night minimum); THKGVG: $750/nt (4-night minimum)
  • Cleaning Fee: $250 Tax: Ulster County Tax 2%
  • Pet Fee: $50 for first pet, $25 additional pet
  • Minimum Age of Renter:30 Years Old

Amenities

Woodstock House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Area
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Secure Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Tank
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Oversized RainShower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet
  • 3.5
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) One double and one single futon on garden level floor
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • 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:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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