Walls of Glass and Lots of Class for $529K

  |  October 1, 2019
catskills minimalist home

Save a fortune on lightbulbs by moving into this Catskills Minimalist home filled with natural light. 

Not all Catskills country house are old-fashioned farmhouses and Victorians. Some are sharp-as-a-tack Contemporaries that feel more like a vacation at a Scandinavian spa than a standard country house. For example, there’s a three-bedroom house in Glen Spey, NY featuring floor-to-ceiling windows flooding the great room with both natural light and views of the surrounding 6.07-acre property.

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And, when the snow starts to fly, fire up the fireplace and stay cozy while a winter scene unfolds right before your eyes.

The open-scheme first floor features the great room, plus a modern kitchen, dining room, and bedroom…

…and, the second floor loft offers a space that could be used as a sitting room, dining room, or home office.

Even the ground-floor  family room has its own wall of glass…

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…and, the glass block in the shower provides more natural light without being uncomfortable transparent.

Includes three bedrooms and three baths total, as well as an exercise room, sauna, outdoor hot tub, and radiant heating throughout the 2,620-square-foot interior. Luxurious!

The property is situated in the Black Forest Colony consisting of around 800 acres of forests, white-water streams, and watersfalls. Originally established by German immigrants in the 1930s in order to recreate the feel of their homeland’s Black Forest, this is a private, tight-knit second-home community. Read more about it here.


catskills minimalist home

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