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Sherret Chase

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Phone: +1 845.380.2831
Victorian Home on The Rip Van Winkle Trail

Victorian Home on The Rip Van Winkle Trail
6629 Route 23A Tannersville, New York 12442 United States

$1,950,000
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LOCATED ON BUSY HIGHWAY RT 23 THROUGH THE CENTRAL CATSKILLS. Take over this established mansion operated for over 30 years as an Inn and B&B. You can operate it as simply as a private mansion, or as an Inn, or B&B. It would be suitable for...
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Select Sotheby's International Realty

Sherret Chase
Associate Real Estate Broker
Phone: +1 845.380.2831
Phone: +1 518.580.8500
270 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, New York 12866 United States
$1,950,000
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Price / Sq. Ft.:
$121
18
Bedrooms
18
Full Baths
16,132 Sq Ft.
Interior
6.7 Acres
Exterior
Other Residential
1890
Year Built
Y82CN4
Web Id
20165338R
MLS ID
Hunter-Tannersville Central School District
School District
215
days ago

About 6629 Route 23A

LOCATED ON BUSY HIGHWAY RT 23 THROUGH THE CENTRAL CATSKILLS. Take over this established mansion operated for over 30 years as an Inn and B&B. You can operate it as simply as a private mansion, or as an Inn, or B&B. It would be suitable for Wedding events with its classic comfortable private rooms and several convenient separate cottage type rooms, all with tasteful antiques throughout. Classic Victorian architecture with clean and comfortable rooms that have character are set amidst extensive woodwork and antiques. This 19th Century mansion is located on the outskirts of the historic Villages of Hunter and Tannersville, Greene County, New York. Built circa 1890, this distinctive historically important Victorian home is located on scenic Route 23A also known as the “Rip Van Winkle Trail” and "Catskills Scenic Byway" and "Beverage Trail". Modern amenities and splendid mountain views from the wrap-around porch with authentic period-pieces/antiques. The dining room seats 60 with cocktail lounge and adjacent library lounge. The Washington Irving Inn is a gracious retreat during any season of the year. This stately mansion is completely refurbished with the charm of the original 1890's estate with modern comforts and conveniences. The Washington Irving Inn has 18 bedrooms all with private bathrooms in two buildings with more than 35 beds. Fifteen are on the upper two floors of the main building and the other three are cottages in the back of the hotel. A classic comfortable dark wood library room and lounge are adjacent to the 60+ seat full service restaurant surrounded by the covered porch. The property has a 60'x24' inground pool and a nearby two story building that could be additional lodging if renovated. Take a look at WashingtonIrving.com. The historic Washington Irving Inn is nestled within the 700,000 acre Catskill State Park; walking distance just one mile to Tannersville; a short drive to Hunter Mountain; 2½ hour drive from New York City; ½ from Woodstock; 90 minutes from Albany airport; 30 minutes from Village of Catskill. There are abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation with the Hunter Mountain Ski Bowl and Zip-line just down the road. With the Catskill Mountain region all around there is fishing, hiking, hunting, biking, and kayaking. Located 2 miles from the slopes of Hunter Mountain Ski area, or 8 miles from Windham Mountain Ski Area, or 15 miles from Belleayre Mountain, or 28 miles from Ski Plattekill, or 16 miles from the annual Garlic and HITS Horse Festivals in Saugerties, NY. Adirondack Trailways from Port Authority Bus Terminal stops in Tannersville and Hunter Village. Another two-story building of 1,440sf is in back and could be restored for additional rooms. Registered historic site of Greene County on the “Rip Van Winkle Trail” also known as the "Catskills Scenic Byway" and "Beverage Trail".

Amenities

  •  2 Fireplaces
  •  Carpeted Floors
  •  Tennis Court
  •  Gardens
  •  Hardwood Flooring
  •  Pond
  •  Staff Quarters
  •  Terrace / Outdoor Space
  •  Outdoor Pool
  •  Caretaker House
  •  Other Basement

features

lot description
Resort, River, Scenic View, Wooded, Jogging / Biking Path, River view, Storage Shed, Out Building, Pond On Lot, Exterior Description - Bbq, Linoleum

Property Feature

Age 
Over 50 Years Old

Additional Information

Special Market 
Vacation / Second Home