The Lake Illyria Estate

Neighboring 23,000 acres of National State Park Minnewaska



Property Size: 24 acres of wooded land including bordering Mohonk and Minnewaska State Park Preserves, THOUSANDS of acres of State Park Lands, lakes and hiking trails (and so much more!!!)

Lake Size: 6-acre private lake stocked with large-mouth bass.

Home Size: 6000 square feet

  • Two spacious bedrooms, both with desks, one with queen sized bed and the other with both one queen sized bed and one twin bed.
  • Full Bathroom with shower and bath tub, vanity, mirrors and storage space.
  • Living Room / Dining Room with Kitchen overlooking the lawn, lake and cliffs.
  • The living room sports 3 futon couches that open up to full size beds.
  • Cubby Room, this is a small cubby area that sports a 4th futon couch that opens up into a full size bed and functions as an 9th bedroom when needed!
  • Large picture windows with views of lake and cliff with sliding glass door private entry.
  • Hand-built stone wall with wood-burning fireplace, great for romantic winter evenings and marsh-mellow roasts.
  • A great suite for elderly parents, teen kids, vacationing guests, live-in help.
  • Perfect for the traveling family that wishes to partake in local sports and park activities without the $600 per room per night rates of the local Mohonk resort.
  • 2-car garage (that is currently used by home owner for storage and family car.)
  • Mechanical Equipment Room
  • Pool & Lake Cabana with toilet, sink and shower with swimming pool & lake items storage area. (This is the fifth bathroom of the home.)
  • In-ground heated swimming pool with views of the lake and mountain.
  • Outdoor Jacuzzi Hot Tub with AMAZING therapeutic hand adjustable blowers: ENJOY while gazing that the incredible views of the lake and mountain.

  • Huge two-story vaulted cathedral ceiling living room entry –
    • As you enter you see right through a fantastic wall of glass overlooking the lake, famous Shawangunk cliffs and the forest.
    • A two-story hand-built soaring double-sided wood burning fire place – one fire, can be enjoyed both in the living room and in the dining room as well.
  • Dining Room
    • With wood-burning fireplace
    • A full wall of glass overlooking the lawn, the lake and the cliffs.
  • Two story hand built stone fireplace crowned with a skylight.
  • Two bedrooms (with desks, and one is a library).
    • Both bedrooms have large picture windows waist to ceiling looking into the forest.
    • The southern bedrooms has a sliding glass door onto the deck overlooking the lake and the wooded mountain and cliffs.
  • Full Bathroom including a shower with a skylight.
  • Library (Den or Media Room) with a locked private storage closet.
  • Gourmet Eat-In Kitchen with views of the cliffs, lake and the wooded mountain. This room can function as an 8th bedroom if using the couch as a bed.
  • Laundry Room with storage cabinets and shelving.

  • Master Bedroom Suite:
    • Hand-Built Stone Wall with an active wood burning fireplace.
    • Vaulted cathedral ceilings
    • “Romeo and Juliet” Star Gazing Terrace overlooking the lake, the lawn, the cliffs, the wooded mountain and the moon and stars at night.
    • Two spacious walk in closets. (One is locked for storage, the other has room enough for short term renters to put their clothing.)
    • Two separate sinks in the “Sink Room” One for her and one for him.
    • One totally separate toilet room for privacy and separation from sinks and bathing area including a toilet and a bidet.
    • One full size Jacuzzi bathing room fully equipped with a Jacuzzi overlooking the cliffs, the lake and the wooded mountain.
    • A Shower
    • A Steam Sauna
    • A Dry Sauna
  • A Walking Bridge: Between the master bedroom and the two spacious bedrooms – this bridge overlooks the living room and the glass walls revealing the lawn, the pool, the lake, the cliffs and the wooded mountains.
  • Two Bedrooms:
    • One Bedroom has a sliding glass door looking into the woods and vaulted ceilings and a unique shape and a second dome shaped window.
    • The second bedroom has two dome windows and also sports cathedral ceilings and a uniquely designed shape.
    • Both bedrooms have their own closets and a full bathroom with a sink, toilet, bath-tub and bidet.

  • Outdoor deck for sunning and dining, unique and lovely deck good for outdoor dining.
  • Unique and lovely for sun bathing, resting and hanging out.
  • Also acts as passageway from the house to the pool and outdoors.
    • Lake for swimming, fishing, floating and row-boating.
    • Private heated pool for swimming and floating.
    • Sun bathing and star gazing delights!

  • 6000 Square foot home; architects own contemporary home for herself and her family. Built in 1990, made with insulated passive solar windows, natural redwood and stucco.
  • 1500 foot private driveway with plenty of parking for guests.
  • Brand new Heating and Air Conditioning installed 2015.
  • A fountain in the lake to keep the lake algae-free.
  • Own private water well and sewage system.
  • 7 bedrooms (including a den that could be used as the 8th bedroom for sleeping on a couch, and on ground floor the cubby room with futon couch that can function as a 9th bedroom if needed.)
  • Including a Fantastic master bedroom suite.
  • 5 full bathrooms including the outdoor cabana bathroom for outdoor swimmers.
  • Luxury Eat-In Kitchen overlooking the mountain and lake and woods.
  • Private Cabana for changing, showering after pool or lake or fishing.
  • 2 living rooms both with wall to wall windows, the main floor sporting two story ceilings.
  • Gorgeous hand-built stone fireplaces all the way from Ground Level to top level as a unique and fantastic centerpiece through-out the home.
  • 2 Car Garage
  • Nearby Feature Include:
    • 4.1 miles to the town of New Paltz!
    • Theatres
    • Shopping Centers
    • Fitness Centers and Gym
    • University
    • Medical Center
    • Local Parks
    • Nearby to Horseback Riding
    • Bordering Mohonk Preserves
    • Neighboring Minewaska state park border.
    • 2 miles from the famous mountain climbing cliff.
    • Near to private parachuting airport.
    • Surrounded by resorts, parks and hotels, lakes for swimming, hang gliding, kyacking, sail boating and… so much more!