RENOVATED HISTORIC MOUTAINTOP HOME WITH ART STUDIO AND PIANO

kathleen muldoon

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay nights

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RENOVATED HISTORIC MOUTAINTOP HOME WITH ART STUDIO AND PIANO

New Paltz Chateau / Country House Rental Photos and Description

Chateau / Country House, 3 Bedrooms + Sunroom, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-10)

Cragsmoor, a tiny mountain-top hamlet on the Shawangunk Ridge 1800 feet up in the the Shawangugk Mountains is a magical place. Now listed in the National Register of Historic Places, the hamlet is an oasis of calm and natural wonder less than two hours from New York City.

Many of the buildings in the district date to Cragsmoor’s founding as an art colony in the late 19th century, when Hudson River School Painters.

Our pristine home, The Crows Nest, is one of these original stone and cedar homes, restored with care not to lose the original “Cragsmoor feel”. The centerpieces of the house are the massive stone fireplace, the Orchard porch and stone patio which wrap around the house and the fully renovated kitchen with sliding glass doors which open to the apple trees outside. The Bear Hill cliffs and nature preserve are a 5 minute walk from the house.

Our 2300 square foot home sleeps 6. There is a master queen bedroom with views, a full guest room with views of the orchard and 2 twin beds in a room with views . The great room upstairs also has a pull out couch. One bathroom has a shower. Another bathroom is conveniently located downstairs off the kitchen.

The fireplace comes with a full supply of seasoned hardwood. The kitchen features Vermont slate floors, a Thermador double oven and cook top, a Rancillo espresso machine, a large kitchen table, dishwasher and full complement of All Clad cookware.

Breakfast lunch or dinner on the porch is hard to beat. Overlooking our tiered orchard of apple and cherry trees, it is the perfect place to swing on the hammock or enjoy pancakes full of blueberries picked on the Ridge the day before.

For music lovers we have a Baltimore Knabe grand piano situated by a picture window with a view of the meadow below. The large Tree Room upstairs has cathedral ceilings, a foosball table and windows on all sides that literally put you “in the woods” when you relax there.

Cragsmoor is a place of special natural beauty. It is home to pristine and protected hiking and cross-country ski trails, the premier hang-gliding launch on the East Coast, streams with waterfalls and quiet paths through apple orchards.

Cragsmoor is a 2-hour drive from New York City, and 45 minutes from New Paltz.

Keywords: Country house, mountain house, mountain vacation home, house with piano, Shawangunk house, , hang gliding, rock climbing, hiking, historic house

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

kathleen muldoon

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We have raised our family at this house on weekends year-round. We drive up from NYC on the weekends to relax with family and friends. Our children spent most of their weekends here growing up and enjoying the outdoors with other families. We have many many memories of times in Cragsmoor and look forward to many more.

kathleen muldoon purchased this chateau / country house in 1985

Create memories with family and friends.

We wanted a place to relax that was close to NYC and had a small community feel. Cragsmoor is a tiny hamlet of artists, musicians, nature lovers and outdoors types that provides a sense of community. Our house is a renovated original historic Dellenbaugh house. Beautiful wood floors and views from every room.

We have entertained many guests here over the years who have come to love our house and look forward to returning year after year. Our cauldron fire pit is great on a cool night for stargazing. You can walk to the Bear Hill cliff area in 5 minutes. You can get on a bike or a pair of skis and leave the property for the day returning to cook a big meal and relax on the porch, by the fireplace. The kitchen is great for cooking and the piano provides a nice touch for people who play.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay nights
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Renovated Historic Moutaintop Home with Art Studio and Piano
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BEAUTIFUL OLD FARMHOUSE

  • 4 of 5
We had four couples stay here over 4th of July weekend. It's a beautiful old home, with large yard in a quiet neighborhood. Includes a piano, WiFi, outdoor fire pit, great kitchen (and coffee maker...clutch), and game room with TV and foosball table. Lots of space for rainy days. Would definitely stay here again.

Pluses: kitchen, entertainment (piano, TV, WiFi, foosball table, fire pit), outdoor space, 10 minutes from Ellensville, NY. Lots of space: three bedrooms (1 king, 1 queen, 1 with two twin beds), plus pullout couch, plus space for a blow up mattress if you bring one.

Minuses: You have to walk through the master bedroom to get to the bedroom w/ the twin beds. No A/C. Three bathrooms, but only one has a shower (in the master bedroom). Kathleen (the renting agent) is responsive, but she requires a personal check and doesn't provide a renter's contract.
  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway

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Rock climbing, hang gliding, sail plane rides, snowshoeing, birdwatching

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Availability & Rates

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New Paltz Chateau / Country House Rental Rates

Notes

  • $350/nt - $1500/wk
  • US Dollars
  • $350 night - minimum two nights
  • $1500 week
  • Contact us for monthly or seasonal rates
  • Rates do not include 7.25% tax

Amenities

New Paltz Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Linens Provided
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Wireless Internet
  • Computer Available
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Sunroom - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Foosball
  • Music Library
  • DVD Player
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • Video Game Console
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • museums
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • scenic drives
  • wildlife viewing
  • sledding
  • horseback riding
  • walking
  • antiquing
  • horseshoes
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • rock climbing
  • mountain biking
  • golf
  • fishing
  • cycling
  • snowboarding
  • skiing
  • hiking
  • cross country skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • spelunking
Notes:
Grand piano, art studio, bicycles, canoe, outdoor fire cauldron, bacci set, espresso machine,

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