Stunning Farmhouse Retreat on 22 Acres next to Bet

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Bethel Vacation Rental
Type Home
Sleeps 7
Bedrooms 4
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This private historic farmhouse property on 22 wooded acres is located just 88 miles from New York City, The Villa Foresta was built at the turn of the century, and renovated recently by the architect/owner, preserving all of its period charm and adding high end modern convenience. This twenty five hundred square foot home sits atop a private hill secluded from neighbors and road traffic. There are 4 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, a formal dining room, living room, and chef's kitchen.

The 4 bedrooms are very generous in size, and can accommodate 7 people or more. The master bedroom with a private sitting porch facing the forest. There is a full bathroom on the second floor.

The first floor living room, dining room and kitchen are spacious, light and open. A half bathroom is next to the dining room. The enormous kitchen has a Wolf range, professional cookware, Leibherr fridge and wine fridge, and Bosch dishwasher, and a country farmhouse table in the kitchen for casual meals.

An enormous front porch is perfect for cooling off on a hot summer afternoon, or watching the wildlife stroll through the property at sunrise. The original red barn and woodshed are across the enormous lawn, and add country charm visible from nearly every room in the house. The surrounding forest has trails and logging roads for hiking and exploring the 22 acres surrounding the home.

The Mongaup River and Swinging Bridge Reservoir are at the bottom of the private driveway, and a neighborhood boat launch gives access to the 100 ft deep reservoir. The Bethel Woods Performing Arts Center is 5 miles away - a fantastic concert venue on the original grounds of the 1969 Woodstock Festival. The area offers fantastic hiking, boating, swimming, world-class fly fishing, hunting, wildlife watching, horseback riding, golf, antiquing, farmers markets, lakeside restaurants, and more within a 30 minute drive.

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78 Plank Road Bethel, NY 12720

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