Ellenville NY Real Estate
Nestled in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains in the scenic Hudson Valley, lies Ellenville, NY real estate. Residents living in Ellenville homes enjoy a quiet village lifestyle with modern amenities, but when the big city calls, New York or Albany is only a 2 hour drive.
Ellenville Homes for Sale
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Homes in Ellenville are predominantly small to medium sized single-family dwellings with a few larger 4 or more bedroom homes. Most neighborhoods are well established, dating between 1940 to 1969, but there are some properties from the 70's and 90's. Historical homes for sale in Ellenville are also available, as are row houses and some small apartment complexes. The median price for Ellenville real estate is $197,100. View Ellenville Real Estate Listings.
The Ellenville NY real estate market is doing well, with fairly steady rates of appreciation compared to the rest of NY state.
Homes in Ellenville follow a variety of traditional American styles, including Victorian farmhouses and American Foursquare. Wood frame construction, large front decks, and tall front-facing gables are all common features.
Around Ellenville there are properties to be had in the woods, offering space and a lot of privacy. These homes run the range from rustic to large estates.
Things to See and Do in Ellenville
While strolling through Ellenville's historical downtown watch for the immaculately restored Village Post Office and George and John R. Hunt Memorial Building (former public library). Take in an evening of live theatre, or eat at one of the charming local bistros.
As such, the town makes a great place to visit for gifts and a bite to eat, as well as a convenient location for services and supplies for those living nearby. The village is also home to a high school, medical facilities, fast food restaurants, and a nearby airfield.
The town's foothill location lends itself to an abundance of hiking trails and world class hand gliding. Visit Sam's Point Preserve with its 5,400 acres of protected rare plants and incredible views from the highest point on the Shawangunk Ridge. Kayaking enthusiasts can take their chances paddling the white water at Beer Kill River.
Overall, Ellenville is situated within an area of tremendous natural beauty, lying at the southeastern edge of the Catskill Mountains, and the western edge of the Shawangunk Ridge. Ellenville also falls within the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area, a region of the country known for its beautiful forests, fall colours, atmospheric hills, and many scenic creeks and waterways. Some nearby waterways include the creeks Sandburgh, Laurenkill, Beerkill, Fantinekill, and Vernooykill.
Other natural areas and preserves near to Ellenville are:
- Witch’s Hole State Forest
- Awosting Reserve
- Shawangunk Ridge State Forest
- Vernooy Kill State Forest
Just south of Ellenville is the Honor's Haven Retreat and Conference Center, with facilities like tennis courts, a pool, play area, and an executive golf course.
Schools in Ellenville
Young residents are served by the Ellenville Central School District and schools include: Ellenville Elementary, Ellenville High School, and Ellenville Middle School.
About Ellenville New York
The Village of Ellenville is located in New York state, just 90 minutes north of New York City. The town of Kingston is 40 minutes away to the northeast, and Newburgh is a similar distance away to the southeast, both being situated on the shores of the Hudson River.
The center of Ellenville is around the intersection of Route 52 and U.S. Highway 209 (also known as Main Street). The U.S. Highway 209 runs through Ellenville, connecting with communities to the southwest and northeast throughout the Rondout Valley. Within the valley, Ellenville is also near the intersection of Sandburg Creek and Beer Kill Creek, where they join to become Rondout Creek.
Ellenville is part of the town of Wawarsing, along with around 22 other communities, including Spring Glen, Laurenkill, Napanoch, Wawarsing hamlet, Soccanissing, and Kerhonkson. This town is located in the western portion of Ulster County.
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If at any time you have questions about real estate in Ellenville or the surrounding Ulster County area, please don’t hesitate to contact Dylan Taft, Principal Broker/Owner, Taft Street Realty, Inc. - 845.687.9292 office or 845.380.3394 mobile.