Location: Catskill Mountains, County Route 29, Delaware County, Jefferson, NY; 30-40 minutes to 4 Ski Resorts, 3 hrs. to New York City, 90 minutes to Albany, 30 minutes to Oneonta, and approximately 50 minutes to Cooperstown.
Accommodations: Beautifully renovated 5 bedroom, 2 ½ bath, two family Victorian farm house on 6+ country acres, sleeps 10, with a pond for swimming and fishing.
The Gray Rooster Farmhouse is a recently updated 200 year-old two family Victorian home. It is beautifully, yet comfortably decorated, featuring hardwood floors and carpeting throughout. This 3,000 square foot home is furnished with multiple sofas and chairs, and a dining room with a beautiful large dining table with seating for ten. The kitchen features a large island with seating for four, and the living room has a beautiful round oak table for enjoying breakfast while looking out at the garden and the peaceful countryside. This home has two living rooms. One living room has large sliding glass doors with a small deck to enjoy the beautiful view of the front lawn and pond. The other living room is a cozy place to enjoy the gas fireplace, watch TV, listen to music, or play cards and board games.
The kitchen is equipped with modern appliances, including a large refrigerator with ice maker, gas range, dishwasher, microwave. There is a toaster oven, blender, a full set of dishes, pots and pans, utensils, mixer, as well as utensils for the grill.
For your outdoor pleasure, you may enjoy watching the sunrise on the beautiful front covered porch, and spend time on the patio and deck for dining while you enjoy the peaceful views of the country side. Bring your bathing suits and swim in the pond or a take a leisurely ride in the paddle boat. The pond is roped off to designate the depth for young swimmers. It is stocked with large mouth bass, so bring your fishing poles too! The children will spend hours catching frogs and playing on the new playground. When the evening comes, enjoy roasting marshmallows around the outdoor fire pit while watching the stars and the moon reflect off the pond.
Four large upstairs bedrooms are comfortably decorated. The master bedroom has a beautiful four poster queen size bed. An adjoining den off the master bedroom is furnished with a day/trundle bed for another guest or two. One other bedroom is furnished with a queen sized bed, and two other bedrooms are furnished with double beds, dressers, and bedside tables. One bedroom also includes a small child sized bed.
This country farmhouse is fully stocked with linens, towels, dishes, TV's, iron, ironing board, hair dryer, and board games. Bring your own CD’s for the stereo. Includes internet, satellite TV.
There are 2 ½ baths, and a washer and dryer.
Bathroom 1 - toilet, combination tub/shower, located on first floor
Bathroom 2 - toilet, sink, located on first floor
Bathroom 3 - toilet, shower, sink, located on second floor
Washer and dryer located on first floor.
Washer and Dryer
3 speed ceiling fan, tower and table fan,
Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
LP Gas Fireplace
Gas Outdoor Grill
Linens provided, all seasons
Outdoor seating/dining table
1 Child size bed
Small Pond for Swimming and Fishing
Outdoor Fire pit
Large yard for suitable for lawn games, bad mitten, croquet, etc.
Satellite TV - Direct TV is service provided
Appliances Include, side-by-side refrigerator with ice maker, dishwasher, electric stove
Microwave, toaster oven
Cooking utensils for cooking and outdoor grill use
Gas BBQ Grill, Outside lighting facilitates nighttime grilling
Deck, Patio, and Covered Porch
Mountain views, pond
Cell Phone - Verizon is excellent
Enjoy the Outdoors
Family friendly, children welcome, minimum age limit for renters 25
Non-smoking only, No pets
Please note, this home is wheelchair inaccessible, and all bedrooms are upstairs
Cross country skiing
Local Cheese production
Local maple syrup production
Public swimming pool
Being centrally located just 20 - 40 minutes from four major ski resorts, Hunter, Windham, Plattekill and Belleayre, guests who love to ski will appreciate our close proximity to these popular resorts. The snowmobile trail maintained by the Central Catskill Trail Association is nearby and is perfect for sledding, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing.
Also, the house is just a few minutes drive to thousands of acres of State Land, perfect for hunting and hiking.
The Catskill Scenic Trail, a 26.5 mile trail that offers a hard-packed surface makes it perfect for hiking, biking, horseback riding and cross country skiing. It is just a few minutes drive from the house and is an easy and enjoyable journey through some of the prettiest countryside in the world
In addition to the downhill skiing opportunities nearby, there's lots more to see & do only a short drive away. The house is located just 30 minutes from movies, shopping, & cultural, educational & sports events in and near the college towns of Oneonta and Delhi, slightly under an hour from historic Cooperstown featuring the Baseball Hall of Fame, Fenimore Art Museum, the Farmers' Museum, the Glimmerglass Opera House and boating and lakeside dining. In addition the house is only 30 minutes from Howe Caverns and the Iroquois Museum.
The Village of Stamford has a public swimming pool, playground, tennis courts, two fine art galleries, a performing arts group, a library with wi-fi and public computer access, video rental, and a championship 18-hole public golf course. If you just want to take in the country landscape there are an abundant number of nearby opportunities for hiking, biking, running, and cross-country skiing. Within a few miles, one can horseback ride & fish.
Guests can shop for groceries locally, where farm stands abound and a supermarket is just a few minutes away.
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Fall to Spring Rates
Oct 19 2013 - Apr 5 2014
My Standard Rate
|Refundable damage deposit||$300.00|
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