Lovely home, 30 min train to Manhtn
House, Entire place - Mount Vernon
You can rest, and get away from the hustle and bustle of the city in this comfortable, private home.
To get to Manhattan: MetroNorth train (25 min), subway #2 and #5 (50 min), driving by car (30 min).
The home a very charming Victorian house in Fleetwood, Westchester that is over 100 years old, is comfortable and has all the modern amenities.
Books, paintings, calligraphy inside. Gardens outside... you can pinch some fresh mint from the garden to add to your tea after a busy day of sightseeing.
Very close to major highways by car.
You will have the entire first floor of a 3-floor building. Your unit is separate from the other floors. You can also use the entire backyard as a place to relax. You may access the basement only to use the washer/dryer.
Interaction with Guests
I will not be present so you have your privacy. However, I am always easily reachable by cell phone and email, and will be within 30-minutes driving distance during your stay so I can come over if you need me in person.
The local Fleetwood neighborhood has various charming restaurants and shops. The house is within walking distance to the post office, Metro North train station, grocery stores, drug stores, restaurants, etc. Gramatan Avenue, which is only one block away, has boutiques and various mom-and-pop businesses, including food markets and restaurants specializing in ethnic foods.
A bit further away is a casino, Empire Casino in Yonkers, just ten minutes driving distance away from my home.
We are near Bronxville, Pelham, New Rochelle, Yonkers, White Plains, Scarsdale, Mamaroneck, Dobbs Ferry and The Bronx. If visiting Concordia College, Sara Lawrence College, and Iona College. We are in very close proximity to these colleges. Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital, Mt. Vernon Hospital are a merely 10 minute drive, and Lawrence Hospital is 7 minutes (2.5 miles)
You can park your car in our driveway. You can walk 15 minutes to get to the Metro North train station (or drive 5 minutes) and the train, which runs many times each day, will get you into the center of Manhattan (Grand Central Terminal). Around the train station, there is lots of available free street parking, as well as metered parking spots. There are also local buses within 2 minutes walking distance.
New York subway #2, #5 is also in 10 minutes driving distance from my home, also free street parking available around both stations.
Other Things to Note
(1) master bedroom with a queen-size bed (2 people)
(2) guest room with a twin bed (1 person)
(3) living room sofa folds out into a queen-sized bed (2 people)
(4) for any additional people, we will provide sleeping bags (the kids will love it!) and a full-sized air mattress.
- Air conditioning
- Free parking
- Washing machine
- Bed linen
- Cable TV
- Dryer machine
- Hair dryer
- Lockable room