In Rhinebeck vicinity, about 12 minutes down the road on Route 9G, is this centrally located 18-acre property set in the quiet and picturesque Rombout Hunt countryside. With views in three directions, including open fields, pastures and paddocks, a small pond, the Catskills in the distance to the west, there is not a building in sight. The 1875 farmhouse, with significant 1987 addition and new kitchen plus structural, mechanical renovations, has a cathedral-ceilinged living room, fireplace, and large windows overlooking a patio as well as a spacious newer, two-bath master suite above the modern garage. The renovated kitchen is in between the formal dining room and informal family room area with fireplace that also opens to a screened porch and views high above the road. This creates a perfect flow for entertaining through main part of house, out onto the patio and garden courtyard in back, and not visible from the road. A first-floor den is private. Central air is installed. Upstairs in the old house, a master suite with picture window views to west, dressing area, walk-in closet, bath plus another bedroom with bath ensuite. The old tavern on the lower level is converted into a legal one bedroom apartment. Horse facilities remaining on the property include jumper field, outdoor riding ring, two fenced paddocks, run-in sheds, and a pond all suitable for smaller animals too. Previous agricultural exemption. Whether for relaxation, cultivating the land, or entertaining, this property is hard to beat.