My mom would always yell the same thing after we came inside from doing anything in the yard. Did you close the door or do you live in a barn? Back when I was growing up I am not sure anyone was choosing to live in a barn I think it just happened.

Fast forward a few decades and now people are converting all types of buildings into homes. The Barn at Shadow Lawn which was converted to an elegantly rustic event space is now for sale. What you need to know is that it is also approved by the Board of Health to be a 4-bedroom house.

Converted Barn on 2 Acres For Sale Just Outside Kingston, New York

PC: Four Seasons Sotherby's Int'l Realty Kg / AGY Angelica Ferguson
PC: Four Seasons Sotherby's Int'l Realty Kg / AGY Angelica Ferguson

Built in 1897 and located in High Falls this English-style bank barn is just waiting for someone to make it a home. The current owner has even done a lot of the work with planning the conversion if you feel like you don't have enough imagination. It truly is a readied blank canvas.

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The 2-plus acres of land that is part of this magnificent opportunity has a large lawn and many mature trees. The property even has its own stream so you can enjoy hot summer days putting your hot feet into the cool water from a babbling brook which eventually leads to the Rondout Creek.

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Close to the Village of High Falls, 2 miles from Stone Ridge it also is just minutes from Rosendale and Kingston, New York. If you are coming from New York City it is just 90 miles north. The property also has a footpath that leads to the O&W Rail Trail which is a 27-mile-long linear trail that runs between Ellenville and Kingston.

Shadow Lawn Event Barn For Sale in High Falls, New York

The best part so many of the original features are still intact and have been restored.

Converted Barn Awaits You in High Falls, New York

Completely upgraded to become your home this converted barn is currently an entertainment space. The Barn at Shadow Lawn 2234 Lucas Avenue in High Falls could be your next home address. This 2-plus acre lot comes with complete BOH for a 4-bedroom house. You can literally live in this barn in High Falls, New York.

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