Private and serene retreat for vacationers – 2-story main house, 2-story guest house, 3 outdoor decks, dry sauna and natural waterfalls in private backyard overlooking the Housatonic river. Sleeps 8-10 guests. Located in historic and quaint town of Kent, CT, approximately 70 miles from NYC.
Main house complete with master bedroom (queen-size bed), spacious living room with working fireplace, kitchen, washer/dryer and 1 ½ bathrooms. Guest house has another large living room with working fireplace, which can be used as an art studio with plenty of natural light and recessed lighting. 2 bedrooms (twin-size beds).
Attractions: Hiking, Biking: Trail from house leading to Appalachian National Scenic Trails, Kent Falls State Park (5 mi.)
Kayaking/ Canoeing (Housatonic river accessible from front yard)
Fishing & Camping: Lake Waramaug State Park (7 mi.), Macedonia Brook State Park (3 mi.)
Shopping and Galleries: Antique shops and boutiques in town (1 mi.), Elephant Trunk (largest outdoor antique flea market) (20 mi.), Kent Art Gallery (2 mi.)
Golfing (20 mi.) The Links at Union Vale | Public. Ranked #17 of the top 100 courses open to the public in NY State by Golf Magazine. LOCATION: 38 North Parliman Road, Lagrangeville, NY? -
Mohawk Mountain Ski Area (20 mi.) Connecticut’s premier snow resort since 1947, offers skiing and boarding to all ages. Featuring 24 trails for skiing and snowboarding, Mohawk uses state of the art snow making equipment, five chairlifts, two “wonder carpet” for beginners and amenities for all snow sport enthusiasts
Activities: Connecticut Agricultural Fair | July 25 to 27. Goshen Fairgrounds - Route 63 in Goshen
Ellsworth Hill Orchard & Berry Farm | June - Nov. - 7 days (no rest for a farmer!) Great apples, fresh baked apple pie, cider doughnuts, cider & pumpkins. 461 Cornwall Bridge Road in Sharon, CT. **Kent Farmers Market | May through October 9 AM - 12 PM. WIC Certified. Local goat cheese, maple syrup & lots of veggies. Kent Green, Kent.
Golf: Links at Unionvale - 20 Miles
Ski: Mohawk Mountain Ski Area - 20 Miles