Tupper Lake, New York
A 6,000-square-foot medieval castle -- made entirely of cinderblocks on 20 acres of pristine and remote land in -Adirondack Park. The castle also is situated so that the view stretches 100 miles in every direction.
Renaissance-themed game room called a "Fungeon."
Wood craftsman Matteo Bartolotta, made a hand-carved ornate kitchen. The kitchen leads to a library, with a wall of books.
Pull the correct book and the wall will swivel to reveal
a secret passage leading to a powder room.
The stairway opens to a 20-foot-high great room.
King and queen's master suites will each consist of a large bedroom with a bathroom and a balcony overlooking the great room. The queen's room will also have a drawbridge at its entrance, should invaders try to capture her.
On the fourth floor are four more bedrooms, each with its own bathroom, each named and designed after a chess piece..
The roof will be outfitted with a wood-heated hot tub, a greenhouse, and an outdoor fireplace. Guests can climb the
60-foot-high turret and look out over the 20-acre property.
The Blossom Retreat
2708 Lords Hill Rd, Marietta, NY 13110
Beak & Skiff Apple Orchards has been producing apples and cider products for over 110 years. Now offer a more personalized experience for those who want to visit the farm.
The Blossom Retreat is inspired by the stunning visuals and textures of the fifth generation apple orchards that surround the property.This gorgeous Modern Farmhouse offers a variety of facilities, including a hot tub, stunning pool, porch swings, game room, cozy fire pit and numerous comfortable spots to relax.
Web site: thehouses.beakandskiff.com
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