This week’s house is a Japanese-inspired timber frame design on 52.88 acres in Rensselaerville. The house, built in 2006 at 115 Littner Road, has 2,500 square feet of living space on two levels and its private setting in the woods suggests a peaceful, quiet atmosphere. The layout on the first floor is open and cherry trees harvested on the property were included in the support structure. The main living space has a timbered, cathedral ceiling. There are two bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms. Outside, the landscaping includes a 26-foot stream and waterfall.
There is also a cabin and a garage on the property. The cabin, 14-feet by 22-feet, is on the edge of the pond and includes a deck built around a living tree. The garage is 24-feet by 40-feet has three bays, storage and work space. Taxes after exemptions: $10,893. Greenville schools. List price: $890,000. Contact listing agent Hans Soderquist at Cornerpin Realty at 518-336-0125. View criteria for House of the Week.