Affordable country zen living. Tranquil wood shingled country cottage set back off quiet road down long driveway on large 3.7 acre lot. Wooded but filled with sunlight. Adjacent to the 900 plus acre Shaupeneak Ridge nature conserve with 9 miles of biking and hiking trails. The home is in good condition and easily expandable.Original owner is selling the homestead built 1970. Wood floors throughout, Lots of Windows to bring Nature inside. Porches on each level. The Woodstove, "AS IS", on the first level is said to be able to heat the entire house though the owner does not currently use it for primary heating. Gather firewood from your own lot. Plenty of flat land suitable for garden and homestead outbuildings. You're well ahead of the game with two outbuildings that convey with the property. Owner has sold the adjacent lot of 3.2 acres for $60K on September 26, 2016 for Cash. See MLS 20163008. New Paltz address in the Town of Esopus. Location is only 15 minutes from New Paltz and the New York State Thruway, yet a world away in a tranquil setting with no noise from civilization. Also, within easy reach of Metro North Poughkeepsie with quick access to Route 9. Or, head north 15 minutes to all the excitement and activity to be found in the City of Kingston. Woodstock and Rhinebeck (AMTRAK) are only 10 minutes further north and east respectively. SIGN IS UP.