This quintessential Hudson Valley family retreat located in a pastoral glen is ready for you. The early period home is sheltered by deep woods on one of Stanford's scenic roads in Dutchess County. Wide board flooring throughout, the living room with front porch access includes a wood burning fireplace. A cozy dining room is adjacent the extra-large renovated eat-in chef's kitchen with exposed beam ceiling. Sub Zero refrigerator, Wolf gas cooktop, Wolf electric cooktop, two Wolf ovens, two Wolf warming drawers, two Miele dishwashers and two sinks make this a dream come true kitchen. This includes access to a large deck with powered awning overlooking the heated, gunite swimming pool. The upper levels include a master bedroom, windowed walk-in closet, sitting room, bathrooms (one with clawfoot tub), bedrooms, and housekeeper closet. The grounds feature a running stream, landscaped lawns, gazebo, mature perennials, a pond, a poetry cabin and a two-car garage. There are stone walls on the property and a hard surface tennis court. This is just 90 miles from NYC and nearby to the towns of Millbrook, Rhinebeck, Sharon CT. and more. Metro North is convenient at the Wassaic or Poughkeepsie station. Amtrak is close by in Rhinecliff. Welcome to the Hudson Valley.