Step back in time to this historic circa 1820’s “stage-coach run” farmhouse in the bucolic hamlet of New Kingston NY.  The property, called Thornapple Farm has a rich history and once belonged to Margaret Livingston who the village of Margaretville was named after!

Built 1820 | Turn-key with updated systems | 5 Bedrooms | 2.5 Baths | 2,985 square feet | 6.88 Acres | Stone Fireplace | Historic details including wide plank floors, exposed beams | 5 minutes to town | Asking price: $474,500 | View the full listing here |
Listed by Peggy Bellar at Catskill Dream Team. For information or showings, email call Peggy at 917-558-0447 or email

Pick heirloom apples and grow your own favorite vegetables in the fenced in raised beds.  Take a dip in the spring-fed pond while enjoying the magnificent mountain views. Or a short walk takes you to the solar-heated. pristine and private pool that is part of the HOA. The lush, mature perennial gardens, pastoral meadow and huge old dairy barn (with fully converted, insulated and heated Milk House) complete the setting of this “gentleman’s farm”.

Enter, to find a light-filled home with historic detail and charm that has been fully updated for modern living.  The gourmet kitchen features soap-stone, counters, exposed beams, a huge farm-sink and hard wood floors. The open floor-plan makes for easy entertaining.  Evenings can be spent on the large deck or gathered around the stone fireplace. Plenty of room for family and friends with 5 bedrooms and 2.5 baths.  While the separate master suite is an oasis with wide-plank, ship-board floors, soaring ceiling with exposed beams, large walk-in closet and ensuite bath.
The location is completely quiet and secluded, yet only a five minute drive from the Village of Margaretville. Close to restaurants, local farm markets, hiking, skiing, kayaking, art galleries and more! 2.5 hours from the GWB.