A charming Hudson River view country cottage. Beautiful windowed French doors bring the outside in. Located on one of Hyde Park's prettiest streets, within walking distance to the Hudson River and Vanderbilt Mansion's walking trails and waterfall. Airy and bright, featuring light wooden floors and stone fireplace. First floor features open floor plan with white beamed ceiling. Updated chef's kitchen is open to the dining area which is ideal for family and friends gathering. Breathtaking and serene master bedroom suite with French windows, bay window seat, and a fabulous Napa-inspired master bath you won't want to leave. Second floor rooms all have pretty river views with two more bedrooms and full bath plus another master suite...with private balcony overlooking the river. An ideal situation for extended family and guests. A spacious windowed breezeway with seating and radiant heat overlooking the pretty backyard leads you to another living area above the two-car garage. This could be used for many purposes including gym, office, studio, or in-law apartment. A walk-in closet and vault for your collectibles are added features. You will want to spend a great deal of time in the lovely backyard with lush landscaping and perennial gardens, veranda, bluestone patio, fire pit and hammock grove to enjoy. Boating enthusiasts will appreciate the close proximity to the Hyde Park Marina, public launch and Rogers Point Boat Club. Only 15 minutes to charming Rhinebeck village, and minutes to the Culinary, Vassar and Marist Colleges. Catch Metro North in Poughkeepsie or Amtrak in Rhinecliff. Perfect location for weekender or year-round residence.