The 10 Most Expensive Luxury Homes for sale in Ulster County, NY (Unpublished)

Posted by Dylan Taft on (Unpublished).

Luxury homes in the Hudson Valley are everywhere.  Do they make up a large percentage of the market?  Not really.  Even though not everyone can own a million dollar home, many people enjoy browsing and seeing what dream-like amenities come with a true “dream home”!  Today I thought it would be fun to explore some of the most expensive Ulster County NY properties on the market.  Get ready, because this selection of Ulster County Luxury Homes for Sale will most surely impress and have you dreaming again!


Bonus Listing !! Kicking Things Off At #11...


132 Lindsley Avenue - Kingston, NY


I just had to give an honorary mention to this Kingston, NY city gem.  Listed by Jeff Ackerly of Prudential Serls, 132 Lindlsey Ave defines historic.  Originally listed back in January 2008 for $2.95 Million, this property has been on and off the market ever since.  


Currently on the market for 252 days priced at $2.1 Million, this c.1873 beauty sits high and dry overlooking the mighty Hudson River.  Also known as, “Edgewood Terrace”, the home features 20’ ceilings, multiple parlors, breakfast room, guest house, caretaker’s house, and exquisite manicured lawn and gardens.  A real historic mansion if I’ve ever seen one!  Truly unique.



  • 11,500 square feet

  • 9 bedrooms

  • 9 baths

  • 5 fireplaces

  • 11.88 acres

  • Hudson River Views

  • Cable Internet

  • Security system

  • Guest house + caretaker’s residence

 View the Complete Listing Details MLS# 20110565


Coming In At #10 On Our List...


(Address Not Disclosed) - Rochester, NY



So luxurious and mystifying, this home owner didn’t want to disclose the property’s address! Offered by Barbara O’ Hare of Westwood Metes & Bounds, this Woodstock, NY home for sale is a unique mix of rustic and contemporary. Beautiful stone work and walls of glass help to integrate the home and the serene natural environment that surrounds it. Built in just 2007, this house features any and all modern conveniences, while maintaining its mountain lodge feel with beautiful hardwood floors and multiple fireplaces.


On the market for 100 days, now at $2.3 Million, the surrounding property here is as magnificent as the house itself. Over 12 acres of Upstate NY wilderness and beauty. The home sits on a large and gorgeous pond and features beautiful gardens and landscaping throughout. There is even a bubbling brook with its own swimming hole. This home features a totally private separate barn with its own heating, air conditioning, and half-bathroom for either entertaining or a fantastic workshop! This home maximizes the rugged beauty of the surrounding area without skimping on luxury.



  •  4410 square fee

  •  3 bedroom

  •  2.5 baths

  •   12 acres

  •  2-story 3,000 sq. ft. finished barn

  •   pond

  • 4-car heated garage

  • 45,000Watt generator

 View The Complete Listing Details MLS# 20113604


    Now For #9 On Our List...


228 Mynderse Street - Saugerties, NY



Step back in time with this beautiful historic stone estate. Presented by Irma Brag of Grist Mill Real Estate, this Saugerties, NY home for sale is representative of the magnificent Manors that lined the Hudson River in the past. With over 3,000 sq feet, the home features exposed beams and a dining room believed to from the original 1690 structure! This is truly a chance to own a piece of history, as such palatial estates rarely come up on the private market.


28 Mynderse Street is currently offered at $2.3 Million and has been on the market 312 days. Set on the Hudson River, this home offers magnificent views of the Hudson River Valley, with a staircase that leads you right down to the river. The property is meticulously landscaped with a hedge maze, an old orchard, and various gardens. There’s a carriage shed, a greenhouse and other structures for your use. Multiple bedrooms and fireplaces make this home an entertainer’s delight. Don’t be fooled by the old-fashioned appearance, this home has gourmet appliances and all modern conveniences.



  • 3911 square feet

  • 3 bedrooms

  • 3 full baths

  • 2 half baths

  • 19.4 acres

  • original walk-in fireplace

  • 3 additional fireplaces

  • exposed beams

  • greenhouse w/potting shed 

 View The Complete Listing Details MLS# 20105731


Coming In At #8


(Adress Not Disclosed) - Woodstock, NY


This is a Woodstock wonderland. The ultimate mountain escape in one of the coolest and most beautiful areas in the country. This home is brought to us by Gary Heckelman of Coldwell Banker Village Green. Set on 183 acres of ideal northeast countryside, with trails that wind through mountains, and over 40 acres of meadows, it’s a nature lover’s delight! Adjacent to NY State land this home offers privacy and peace. The house itself is like a private mountain lodge, both rustic and contemporary with and amazing open layout and cathedral design. A gorgeous guest house features a separate sauna and hot tub for a spa–like atmosphere.

Live off the grid in this solar assisted 4000+ Sq Ft contemporary. 30 Foot high vaulted ceilings, oak & cedar construction and a gourmet kitchen add elegance and comfort to your rustic surroundings. This home, offered at $2.5 Million and on the market for 571 days, this cool Woodstock home for sale encapsulates the style and spirit of the town itself: Unique, beautiful, and at one with its natural surroundings.


  • 4300 square feet

  •   3 bedrooms

  • 2.5 baths

  • 183 acres

  • mountain views

  •  solar assisted power source

  • cedar guest cottage

  • sauna/hot tub cabin

  • adjacent to NY State land  

 View The Complete Listing Details MLS# 20101684


Now For #7 On Our Top 10 Luxury Homes... 


3138 Rte. 44/55 - Gardiner, NY 


The Gunks. Those 2 words are known throughout the world to climbing & nature enthusiasts alike. They also loom over this 3 bedroom home like a giant, offering breathtaking views of the Shawagunk Mountain Range. Offered by Maria Martino of Murphy Realty Group, 3138 Rte. 44/55 is $2.874 Million and has been on the market for 188 days. You can watch climbers scale sheer cliffs from your backyard in ground pool. Or hit the trails yourself with over 19 acres of some of the most celebrated countryside in the Northeast.

The home is over 3000 Sqft, plenty of room for family and/or guests. Entrepreneurs take note! The property features mixed use commercial zoning and already has a large parking area on site. This Gardiner, NY home for sale is just 90 minutes from NYC! Minutes to New Paltz, NY (where you can jump on the New York State Thruway), and just down the road from Minnewaska State Park, and the Mohonk Mountain Nature Preserve and Hotel. If you love the outdoors, look no further!

  • 3644 square feet
  • 3 bedroom
  • 2.5 bath
  • 19.3 acres
  • in-ground pool
  • stone fireplace
  • adjacent to NY State land

  • hamlet/mixed use commercial zoning

View The Complete Listing Details MLS# 20111809

Coming In At #6 On Our List...

115 Emerick Road - Saugerties, NY



A modern castle, set right on the water, in one of the coolest small towns in America! What more could you ask for? 115 Emerick Road is a palatial 12,000 sqft contemporary takes full advantage of the stunning views of the Hudson River, including a virtual wall of glass 2 stories high. Presented by Phillip La Susa of Houlihan Lawrence this home has is offered for $2.875 Million and has been on the market 282 days. Built in 2005, this home spared no expense with regard to efficiency and has the ability to operate off of generators if need be. There is even a 40’ indoor pool with views of the river for morning laps year round.


It’s the location that really sells this home however. Set right on the Hudson River you have guaranteed river rights. Imagine hopping into your boat, able to sail anywhere in the world. It’s doubtful you’ll want to leave home however with twin deluxe master suites, private waterfalls, and nearby Saugerties, NY with great dining and shopping nearby.


  • 12,000 square feet
  • 7+ bedrooms
  • 5+ baths
  • 6 acres (additional 11 acres also available)
  • Hudson River views/access
  • 40’ indoor pool
  • Rumford fireplaces
  • Whole house generator


 View The Complete Listing Details MLS# 20110247


Kicking Off Our Top 5 Most Expensive Luxury Homes In Ulster County, NY, In At #5...


747 Sheldon Road- Walkill, NY

A log cabin fit for a king or queen, 747 Sheldon Road is like your own personal mountain compound. This beautifully designed and expertly constructed cabin is the perfect mix of modern luxury and a rustic feel. The interior is breathtaking, with an open floor plan and amazing stone and word work. Gourmet appliances, a wine cellar, and a built-in generator are just a few of the high end creature comforts that adorn this 7000+ sqft home.

Offered by Fred Waring of Select Sothebys International Realty, this Walkill home is adjacent to 1,000’s of acres of protected NY State land. It is offered at $2.990 Million and has been on the market for 252 days. A security gate and secluded setting offer the ultimate privacy for you and your family. There are 40 pristine acres on this property with park-like grounds, 2 ponds, and a babbling brook. This will be the family compound in your family for generations!




  • 7300 square feet
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 4.5 baths
  • 40 acres
  • adjacent to NY State land
  • 2 ponds
  • open floor plan
  • generator


View The Complete Listing Details MLS# 20110657


- #4 On Our List Is No Longer For Sale - 


Now For Our 3rd Most Expensive Luxury Home In Ulster County, NY...


1470 Albany Post Road - Gardiner, NY



An equestrian lover’s dream come true! State-of-the-art equestrian facility sited on 100 gorgeous acres in beautiful Gardiner, NY.  1470 Albany Post Road features 2 large barns with 26 stalls and 9 paddocks, indoor outdoor arenas and extensive parking, this is truly a professional, modern-day horse ranch, ready for use. This unique opportunity is presented by Hollis Dukler of Coldwell Banker Village Green. It is $3.2 Million and has been on the market for 46 days.


Pursue your dreams and raise a family, with a beautiful 2000+ sqft home on site. There are panoramic views of the surrounding Shawangunk Mountains for you to enjoy, and New Paltz, NY is nearby should you need something off of the ranch. Less than 2 hours from NYC, this Gardiner, NY property for sale is an ideal place to live in and operate a successful business.



  • 2160 square feet
  • 3 bedroom
  • 3 bath
  • 100 acres
  • panoramic mountain views
  • two horse barns with 26 stalls
  • indoor & outdoor arenas
  • 9 paddocks
  • extensive parking capacity

View The Complete Listing Details MLS# 20114402


And Now For #2 On The 10 Most Expensive Homes List...


Mountain Laurel Road - Mount Tremper, NY



Like a standing work of art, Mountain Laurel Road is an expansive contemporary that seems carved into its rugged surrounding landscape. An amazing work of architectural design, the home is bright and airy, with clean lines and open spaces. Luxury abounds with a private theatre, gourmet kitchen, and private gym & sauna, all protected by a state of the art security system. If you appreciate modern architecture in Ulster County this may be the unique contemporary of your dreams!


The only thing that rivals the home is the environment which surrounds it. Over 155 mountainous acres, with views of the rolling Catskill Mountains and the Ashokan Reservoir. A pond, outdoor sculpture area, and Japanese garden add to the calming tranquility of the entire property. The amazing countryside and gorgeous home blend together effortlessly. This home is presented by Victoria Jenifer of Heather Croner Real Estate. It is $3.25 Million and has been on the market 131 days.



  • 10,000 square feet
  • 7+ bedrooms
  • 7 bathrooms
  • 155 acres
  • adjacent to NY State land
  • Catskill Mountain views
  • Ashokan Reservoir views
  • 900 sq. ft. guest house
  • 9’ ceilings
  • radiant heat
  • commercial kitchen
  • media room
  • Japanese garden
  • Sauna
  • Security system

View The Complete Listing Details MLS# 20113045


And Now, For The MOST Expensive Luxury Home In Ulster County, NY !...


50 Fite Road - Saugerties, NY



This is Harvey Fite’s Opus 40, an unbelievable home, museum, gallery, and living earthwork that is a testament to a man and his art, as well as the surrounding environment and community. This is an event venue, where concerts, weddings, and celebrations of all types can be held in its beautiful settings. There is also a large 4BR private home on site in which to live, and over 50 acres of amazing land with sculpted gardens a pond and mountain views.


Presented by Laurie Dellavilla Miller of the Professional Realty Group, Opus 40 is offered for $3.9 Million and has been on ther market for 357 days. Because the site is also a functioning not-for-profit museum, you can live and give back to the Saugerties, NY community by sharing art and reaching others. A truly unique and all around amazing tribute to art and the surrounding world in which we live.



  • 2860 square feet
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 3.5 baths
  • 50 acres
  • mountain views
  • extensive stone work
  • popular museum
  • barn
  • pond

View The Complete Listing Details MLS# 20105311


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