Most New Yorkers are keen on driving to the Hamptons during the peak of summer. But for those looking for an autumn and winter vacation, or something in harmony with nature, the northern part of the Catskill region was the primary alternative.
Today, a rare 200-acre site with access to about 800 acres of trails through the mountains is on the market for the first time in nearly 200 years. It demands $ 14.8 million.
Located in Fish Eddie’s settlement just 2.5 hours from New York City, the property has four buildings, including a main building and a 30,000-square-foot entertainment lodge, according to the list.
“Eddie means’where the river turns’and you can see this in maps and photos of the property,” Gale Brophy, the current owner of the compound, told Post. (It is also a settlement for that Popular Manhattan household goods store, Fishs Eddy. )
“In addition, the Kentucky Derby winner Strike the Gold, who won the 1991, lived on the premises and took a break between the races at Saratoga and Belmont to graze. His stall at Deerridge has been converted into a guest room. “
There are a total of 29 bedrooms, multiple chef kitchens, some great rooms and a fireplace.
On-site facilities include a pool, hot tubs and stone fire pits for optimal entertainment.
Meanwhile, there are more than half a mile of the river frontage with exclusive rights, the list explains.
“This property offers extraordinary flexibility as a major residence, creative or corporate retreat, spa, horseback riding camp, and even a performance venue,” said Liszt.
“My family acquired real estate over 100 years ago,” Brophy said. “Before 1839, it was owned by a family that raised cattle and sheep on the premises. Since then, my family has used it for fly fishing, hunting, snowmobiles, and hiking as a recreation. . ”
“It’s one of my personal homes, and my favorite part of living here is the tranquility, tranquility, and complete privacy surrounded by mountains.”
Nailed as a “restoration hideout for friends”, it’s just 10 minutes from the airport, easily accessible for people arriving by small plane, the list reveals.
Elizabeth Peters of Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty Held list.
“It has incredible potential as a compound,” Peters explained. Mansion Global.. “The world has changed a lot in recent years and people are looking for a safe haven. This is nothing, if not a safe haven. It’s hidden in a very private corner of Catskill. “