Seasonal Rental available 12/3/17 - 2/28/18 with possible 1 or 2 month extension. Welcome to FOUR PONDS! An incredible private retreat featuring Ridge views, 4 Ponds, 700 feet of mountain stream fed by the Coxing Kill and all on 11.5 ecologically protected ridge acres that is contiguous with 40, 000 acres of preserve and State Park lands. The property is one of only a few that can provide access to Shawangunk RidgeÃƒÂ¢Ã‚â‚¬Ã‚â„¢s Millbrook Mountain which boasts the highest rank in challenging mountain climbing in the entire North Eastern United States. Passive solar and an oversized wood burning stove (capable of heating up to 3000 sq ft) assists with keeping the home warm year round and in tune with itÃƒÂ¢Ã‚â‚¬Ã‚â„¢s surroundings. The homeÃƒÂ¢Ã‚â‚¬Ã‚â„¢s contemporary open layout has cathedral ceilings, natural ridge stone fireplace, a wraparound deck for outdoor living, and modern kitchen with granite countertops. This 3 level living also includes 3 bedrooms (potential for 4th) , 2 offices and 3 full marble baths The loft bedroom provides views of Millbrook Mountain cliffs and its own deck. Located in the Town of Gardiner with easy access to all the area offers - hiking, rock climbing, snowshoeing, sky diving, restaurants, local wineries & distilleries (Epicenter of the Hudson Valley craft beverage boom!) Only 75 miles from Manhattan and 12 minutes from New Paltz. Tenant pays electric and heating oil. Landlord provides snow plowing, internet and fire wood for wood stove.