Rarely does a large piece of land this beautiful come on the market in such perfect condition, in such a great location. Two hours from New York City, minutes from the Taconic Parkway, it is a combination of open pastures, gently rolling hills, ponds, streams and potential house sites, with superb views of nearby fields and pastures and long distant Berkshire and Catskill mountain views. These 173 acres provide privacy and quiet and would make the most wonderful preserve for sport shooting, organic farming, riding, cross country skiing or hiking. An additional 345 acres equally as gorgeous are available. Farm roads run throughout the total of 518 acres and lead to excellent buildings sites. The existing farmhouse, part of which dates back to 1798, is roomy and welcoming. A huge great room addition enjoys stunning views across a sweeping lawn and perennial gardens, a beautiful lake and pastures. Choose to build on one of many spectacular sites with panoramic views and this charming family home would make a great guest house. Barns and outbuildings are throughout the property. Hunt deer and wild turkey, or fish in the many ponds and lakes. This nature lover's paradise is equidistant to New York City or Boston. Twenty minutes to ski Catamount. Ten minutes to Copake Lake and an excellent 18-hole golf course and club house. Nearby destinations provide shopping, restaurants, movies, concerts, and dance. Or simply relax at your own expansive country estate.