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 RidgeÃƒ¢Ã‚‚¬Ã‚„¢s Millbrook Mountain which boasts the highest rank in challenging mountain climbing in the entire North Eastern United States. Even more impressive is the Hydro-electric system which can power the entire house! 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 itÃƒ¢Ã‚‚¬Ã‚„¢s surroundings. The homeÃƒ¢Ã‚‚¬Ã‚„¢s contemporary open layout has cathedral ceilings, natural ridge stone fireplace, a wraparound deck for outdoor living, and modern kitchen with new granite countertops. This 3 level living also includes 3 bedrooms (potential for 4th) , 2 offices, 3 full marble baths and 4 person Jacuzzi style hot tub. The loft master bedroom suite provides views of Millbrook Mountain cliffs and its own deck. A workshop/studio with 2 car garage connects to the main house via a 40 ft underground passage which could double as a wine cellar. Property also includes a barn/chicken coop situated by one of the ponds. Located in the Town of Gardiner with easy access to all the area offers - hiking, rock climbing, skydiving, restaurants, local wineries & distilleries (Epicenter of the Hudson Valley craft beverage boom!) Only 75 miles from Manhattan and 12 minutes from New Paltz.