100 miles from NYC, Birch Hill is a large 4 bedroom colonial located on a hillside overlooking Highland Lake on 2 acres. The house is named after two lovely birch trees in the front yard.
The house features an especially large living room with a blue stone fireplace and a separate family room. In addition to a separate dining room, it has large eat-in kitchen and a double car garage.
There is a large grassy front yard, perennial flower gardens and a front porch facing west for lovely sunsets. In back, there is a beautiful bluestone wall and a charming water feature with fountain. The tennis court and a stream-fed lake are just a 5 minute walk away. A rustic farm table is available for outdoor eating.
This house offers a very relaxed environment. It is very clean and well maintained. The hammock strung between 2 shady trees is optional but highly recommended.
A large IGA type grocery is 4 miles away. There is a liquour store right next to the supermaket.
We are within a 15 to 30 minute drive to antique stores, golf courses, farmer's markets.Many garage and yard sales take place on weekends throughout the summer. Highland Lake has its own experimental live theatre, just 5 minutes from the house.
Delaware River recreation such as boating, rafting and fishing are nearby. The new Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is located on the site of the Woodstock Music Festival.