This impressive Victorian Gothic, surviving with many original features, and of a style once promoted as 'an appropriate design for rural settings', sits proudly on a splendid 2.87 acres with majestic hardwoods, pines and other varied specimens. This gracious home is replete with signatures of the era - wide board floors, high ceilings, incised wooden trim, alabaster and stone fireplaces (of which there are 7) and many other fine, decorative features. In one of the most scenic areas of the Hudson Valley, this home is located in the coveted hamlet of Barrytown, and is within walking distance of the Hudson River. The main level includes a large, formal living room, a beautiful library, formal dining room spacious enough for large gatherings, and an expansive and flexible kitchen, just waiting for your new design ideas. The second level has 4 large bedrooms (3 with fireplaces) and 3 full baths. The attic level has been finished, offering 5 rooms and 2 baths. Connected by a breezeway is a large studio with kitchen, loft and full bath ... possible uses include a guesthouse, caretaker's residence or private studio. Parking for cars is available in a fabulous period barn, which also includes a workshop and cavernous loft, prime for expansion needs. Well positioned near all major amenities in Rhinebeck and Red Hook, and providing easy access to the Rhinecliff Bridge and Amtrak.