Description for Huckleberry Rd, North East, NY 12501
Fraser Ridge Farm, a 432-acre private estate features a masterfully restored Revolutionary War-era Georgian Colonial, Guest Barn, Casita, Cabin, Recreation Barn, multiple outbuildings and a host of recreational activities. Located on top of Cascade Mountain you will feel you are on top of the world with panoramic mountain views of both the Catskill & Berkshire Mountains. The Main House is comprised of two 18th century homes which were dismantled and meticulously restored on the estate grounds in 2004 by the former owner, musician Daryl Hall. The Main House boasts 8,000 SF with 24 rooms, 5 bedrooms, 5 1/2 baths, 9 fireplaces, an indoor swimming pool and pool house, media room, fitness center, wine cellar, billiards room and a great room that was the backdrop of the internet TV show 'Live from Daryl's House'. Multiple outbuildings add an additional 5,000 SF, 6 bedrooms, 5 baths, multiple kitchens and living spaces. The post and beam 2,500 SF Guest Barn has 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, sleeping loft, 2 story great room, kitchen and dining area. Follow the scenic pergola to the Casita, a one bedroom and bath private cottage. The 1,500 SF 2 story Recreation Barn with kitchen, game room, bath and loft that sleeps 5-8 and finally, nestled in the woods, the Cabin with another bedroom and bath. The grounds are truly spectacular with open meadows, rolling fields, lush woodlands and sublime views. Outdoor recreational activities abound with over 10 miles of well-manicured trails for hiking, hunting, sport or riding; multiple ponds to swim, fish and boat; a sporting clay course and 200 yard rifle range; fenced in pastures for livestock or horses; and several bon-fire pits with breathtaking views including a Neolithic fire pit on the east slope designed by internationally renowned British landscape designer Keir Davidson. This idyllic sanctuary offers the utmost in privacy with approximately 80 acres surrounded by high fencing. There are a multitude of opportunities with this gated oasis. The land lends itself to be a family compound, lodge, club, corporate or spa retreat. This is an unparalleled country estate, located in Amenia, just 10 minutes to Millbrook, Millerton and Sharon, CT for fine dining, boutique shops, wineries, cultural attractions and numerous outdoor activities. Ideal commuting location, 10 minutes to the Wassaic Metro North train station and 2 hours to NYC.