Sunset View Farm is perfectly located in the historic hamlet of Bovina Center. Situated on 81 acres, the property has a swimming pond, hiking trails and an expansive lawn. The recently renovated barn features a 2nd floor Rec Room for indoor sports and movies, a spiral staircase takes you to the barn cupola which provides an incredible view of the property and mountains beyond. Close to restaurants, shops, wedding venues, ski centers and more. LIKE us on Facebook for more info!
Sunset View Farm is a historic Delaware County NY home that was built in the later 1800's. In the early 1920s it became a boarding house and was a popular retreat. It stayed a boarding house until the early 1940s.
The front porch is inviting and cozy, a great place to gather at the end of the day or in afternoon for lemonade. The kitchen and adjoining den are bright and cheerful with a wall of windows overlooking the lawn and pond. The spacious dining and sitting room, located just outside the kitchen, features beautiful woodwork and and is the perfect place for a large dinner party. A library on the first floor offers a quiet room for relaxing or playing board games. There is not television in the house so you can fully get away from it all! If you would like to watch movies the wifi allows for perfect streaming. The second floor has 5 bedrooms plus a nursery, 2 bathrooms and is accessible by two stairways.
The lawn is flat and offers shade as well as sunlight year round. A short walk leads to the swimming pond. Hiking trails wind through the property to the top of the mountain offering sweeping views of the valley below. The barn features a hidden gem! The first floor of the barn, still set up as it was for milking years ago, has a stream running through it. The second floor has been converted into an immense indoor Rec Room perfect for playing basketball, tennis, volleyball or indoor soccer. There is even a movie screen! Continue up to the 3rd floor for a special viewing area of the Rec Room below and then take the spiral staircase to the barn cupola for a spectacular view of the property.
Bovina Center is a historic hamlet founded in 1820 and is on the National Register of Historic Places. In recent years Bovina has been a destination vacation. Brushland Eating House, only minutes away, has been featured in Vogue magazine and was listed (along with nearby Table on Ten) in Conde Nast Traveler as one of the top 100 restaurants in the world. Despite being a small town, Bovina has popular events like Bovina Open Barn & Studio Day and Bovina Farm Day.