A Hidden Home on Vly Creek, $194K

Vly Creek House

This Vly Creek house might not be a big secret to those who live in Fleischmanns, NY, but it sure comes as a pleasant surprise to us. 

This week on Upstater, our journey through the real estate listings takes us to the Catskill Mountains and off the beaten track, in search of tucked-away gems. This c.1925 cottage perched on a ledge overlooking Vly Creek is one such gem, situated in the Delaware County village of Fleischmanns. Privacy-seekers, take note: The half-acre lot occupies the last spot on a dead-end road.

The first-floor living room/dining room/kitchen offers access to the exterior decks and patios through one set of sliders in the living room and another in the formal dining room.

Vly Creek House

Pantry-schmantry; who doesn’t need a sauna located directly off their dining room? After all, this is the Catskill Mountains. Winters can be brutal, so better safe than sorry.

Vly Creek House

The 1,291-square-foot interior includes three bedrooms plus two full baths and a half-bath, so you can keep it as an Airbnb as it is right now, or it can be a fabulous first-home with room for the kids.

Vly Creek House

In addition to the main house, there’s a three-season cottage/studio with electricity on the property, as well as a storage shed. New features include the dining deck, roof, hot water heater, insulation, and high-speed internet and cable. The hot tub is a recent addition, too. Coupled with the sauna and the soothing sounds of Vly Creek 24/7, it’s basically like living in a spa.

Vly Creek House

Fleischmanns is close to a number of Catskills destinations, including Belleayre Mountain, local farmers markets, restaurants, and hiking trails.

Vly Creek House

Glad you found this Vly Creek house? Find out more about 182 Old Halcott Road, Fleischmanns, NY from Coldwell Banker Prime Properties.

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