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3 BR Magical, Authentic Farmhouse for a Romantic or Family Vacation

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 2,400 sq ft
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

On NYC Bus Rt, 2 Minutes from Town, Wraparound Porch, Private Woods and Meadow

Named after Brigadoon, an enchanted place where life is simpler and easier, untouched by the worries of the modern world. You'll understand why when you stay in our peaceful, serene, fully renovated 1850s farmhouse, which is set far back from the main road leading to and from Woodstock, NY. The best of all worlds, it's about 2 minutes from the center of town, and right on the bus route from NYC. But sitting on the front porch overlooking a giant secluded meadow, you can enjoy total privacy from noise and neighbors, and have a complete relaxing country experience. It's a 5-minute walk to gourmet streamside dining at the Bear and Little Bear, and a 5-minute walk to Sunfrost Farms vegetable market and The Cub Market, where you can also enjoy breakfast and The New York Times. This house is perfect for skiers (Hunter, Belleayre, and Windham nearby), festival goers (Film Festival, Bookfest, Comedy Festival, Luthiers, Festival of the Voice, etc.), music lovers or recording groups, and families looking for a charming Woodstock getaway or couples seeking a total romantic country experience. The house is warm in winter, cool in summer, and full of light and open space. It's uncluttered, classic wood and white, and supremely serene. Visitors often spot deer, the occasional black bear, foxes, turkeys, and hawks in the nearby woods and meadow while sipping a cocktail at dusk on the front porch. Amenities include Weber gas bbq grill, outdoor fireplace for marshmallow roasting, giant clawfoot bathtub, washer/dryer, fully equipped kitchen, gas fireplace, central air-conditioning, business center with printer and fax, free wifi, and cable TV with HBO.


Owner
Gail Bradney
Member since: 2018
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 May, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Woodstock in Ulster County

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 15:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet
    Master Bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Giant clawfoot tub with euro hand shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Two children's cots available
  • Bedrooms are sunny and private.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Notes:
Historic Woodstock is a shopper's haven, with some of the best stores for clothes, gifts, crafts, toys, books, and art. Woodstock is also world famous for its music, and there are several venues right in town and nearby that regularly feature famous recording artists and great dancing. The Hudson Valley is rich with eco-tourism activities--hiking, tubing, biking, snow activities, and of course our local mountain-stream-fed swimming holes. Art museums, HITS horse shows in nearby Saugerties, antiquing, tag sales, local theatre, and many other activities are here to enrich and entertain. Don't forget to check local listings for all the fun festivals in our region, such as the famous Garlic Festival, BookFest, Woodstock Film Festival, the Luthiers Festival, and many more. You can't get bored in Woodstock,. no matter what time of year you visit.

Reviews

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3 BR Magical, Authentic Farmhouse for a Romantic or Family Vacation
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
woodstock ny
5

Norman Rockwell come to life, with an artistic and modern flair

  • 5 of 5

We had family coming in for an event, and rented the famhouse for the occasion. When we went to look at it, WOW! this is a perfectly restored early farmhouse overlooking a seven acre meadow (rare in town, there's a reason they call it "Woods-tock). So calm and beautiful, with a mighty hill and forest with large trees to the rear. We fell in love with the house immediaely, and decided to take it for ourselves, handing our own house over to the family.

Maybe it's the idyllic setting, maybe it's the lovely renovation and decor (featuring local artwork of high quality), maybe it's that feeling of seclusion and isolation while at the same time being only walking distance from the Bear Cafe and Cub deli, maybe it's the delightful large gas fireplace, whatever, this house is just magical. We felt relaxed just walking inside. We joked about selling our house and moving in here.

Woodstock is cool, filled with clothing and food boutiques and restaurants of every description. Since we know the town, we decided to act as though we were strangers, seeing it with fresh eyes. From the vantage point of this lovely farmhouse and farmfield, we saw there is a lot of appeal, eaven for someone new to the area. We walked over to the Bearsville Theater to a show. We took the family on a hike up Overlook Mountain. We window-shopped and snacked the days away.

Then home to three totally comfy beds, really nice linens and quilts, quiet and lovely space (ample space, not cramped), views of the hawks circling in the sun. Honestly, we can't imagine wanting more, and we even went home with some ideas for improving the experience of our own house. We'll go back to the farmhouse---and Gail's charming hostessing---anytime we get and chance.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Charming, Cozy, Private.

  • 4 of 5

There was a group of 4 of us.

We really enjoyed staying the house, we loved the cozy beds, firepit and the sunflower market down the road.

The host is really gracious and helpful.

We will visit again during the summer

  • Review Submitted: 18-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
63 Miles
Albany International
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Woodstock Golf Club
Nearest Train
19 Miles
Amtrak Rhinecliff Station
Nearest Motorway
9 Miles
NYS Thruway
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Bear, Little Bear, Sunfrost, Cub Market
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Belleayre, Windham, Hunter
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £74.26
Damage Deposit £371.3

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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