This home is a true Craftsman-era stone & cedar gem with 21st century amenities. They include; custom kitchen of oak, granite, with two gas Jennaire ranges -recently renovated, generous bathrooms, -an extra roomy great room addition, -private rear deck with mountain views -and an in-ground pool with a lovely patio and open mountain views The beautiful American Chestnut woodwork, wood floors, stained glass, metal roof, handmade stonework and graceful lines transport one back to more tranquil times at the beginning of the 20th century, when details & craftsmanship were everything in a home. They don't make front porches like this one anymore. This home makes an excellent place to display treasured artwork, fine crafts and beautiful furnishings. It is not easy to find such a home today. Clearly it was built to last and features a terrific basement and attic for plentiful storage or a rotating art collection. It is very conveniently located 5 minutes from vibrant Kingston ("Brooklyn-on-Hudson") and 18 minutes from the Metro-North train station in Poughkeepsie. Or, enjoy the beautiful vistas from the privately sited swimming pool and extensive surrounding patio and garden. Have the better of all worlds here. Of note, this home is well set back from the road and totally peaceful inside, with a location and site also suitable for professional/commercial use, if so desired. It is worth considering this excellent location for short term rentals, (according to any code requirements), given its proximity to Kingston, Rhinebeck, Woodstock and New Paltz, and its stunning pool and patio.