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  • Price$665,500
  • Beds3
  • Baths2
  • Sq. Ft.2,028
  • Acres4.30
  • Built1852

572 Plutarch Road, Highland

What happens when a Classic 18th Century Farmhouse meets a modern Architect designed addition, on an enchanted property… ? P U R E MAGIC! To add to the heart and soul of this special mini farm offering with two barns. These two lyrical Airbnb rentals: a charming rustic/cool barn and a Zen white art studio, are. Currently sporting a history of substantial income potential. This entire property has great feng shui and flow and is evocative of the classic rural life-style..yet minutes to civilization. 4.5 acres of magical property, but on a quiet rural road 5 minutes to the NY thruway/NPZ and 30 min to Poughkeepsie. Close to hikes and Minnewaska State Park. The house is completely decorated with artistic wall finishes and artisan colored plaster. NYC Architect David Ling designed the extension to include an inside/outside feel in the Great Room that looks west onto the woods and patio with an artfully crafted pond feature, patio, gazebo and out bldgs in the distance. Watch the birds and deer from the living room, or the master bedroom which has the same wall of glass and vaulted ceilings with beams. The Great Room has radiant floor heating in a tinted terrasso cement. The kitchen has country charm with antique hinges and handles yet is modernized w/ black granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. Five burner stove for or those who love to cook against a large eat-in counter that opens to the living room, to keep conversation flowing with your guests. 18 century style mudroom/pantry off the kitchen with loads of storage and a door to the BBQ patio and kitchen garden. Cozy den w/ a wood stove insert in the beautiful stone fireplace. Bonus room off den perfect for an office or guests. Freshly renovated downstairs ful bathroom has vintage sink and claw foot tub w/ antique brass fixtures. Upstairs full bathroom has new subway tile shower, new fixtures, and Italian sink. Upstairs are three bedrooms that radiate off a beautiful eggplant plaster vestibule…with the main bedroom having a spacious dressing room that flows into a staggeringly beautiful bedroom with beams, ceiling fan, and full glass wall of windows w/ a library corner. This is a profoundly peaceful property on a rural road, enclosed with wooded areas and wildlife, birds, peepers, and crickets filling the air with their music. Perfect property for small Retreats, Yoga, teacher trainings, sound events, artist studio, or guests! Or for a family, who wants great public and private school options, close to town, and easy commute to NYC. The Black Creek estuary is across the road with kayak put in nearby and the property borders a wet lands of sorts, filled with wildlife. This property is an hour and a half from NYC...5 minutes from the Exit 18 off the NY Thruway...New Paltz is a hop, skip and a jump w/trailway bus service. Amtrak train in Poughkeepsie is 15 minutes. The property is in the New Paltz School system, but the P.O. of Highland township of Lloyd. The rentals pay for the taxes and more! Don’t miss this rare property and opportunity to live in the Hudson River Valley with all the options of interior and exterior beauty, age, and convenience.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #20193745
  • Price$665,500
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms2.00
  • Full Baths2
  • Square Footage2,028
  • Acres4.30
  • Year Built1852
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family
  • StatusACTIVE


  • GaragesNone


  • RoofMETAL
  • ConstructionFRAME/STICK

Additional Information

  • ZoningR3

Community Information

  • Address572 Plutarch Road
  • AreaLLOYD
  • CityHighland
  • StateNY
  • Zip Code12528-0000


  • CoolingWINDOW UNIT
  • FireplaceYes
  • FireplacesSTONE

School Information

  • DistrictNEW PALTZ

Listing Details

  • Listing Office:Coldwell Banker Village Greenn

Price Change History for 572 Plutarch Road, Highland, NY (MLS® #20193745)

Date Details Price Change
Price Reduced $665,500 $13,500 (1.99%)
Price Reduced (from $699,000) $679,000 $20,000 (2.86%)
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