Homes for Sale in New Windsor, NY 12553
With accessibility and history, seeing the New Windsor, NY, homes for sale will not disappoint.
Located along many major roadways, New Windsor has an increasing social appeal and historic interest as more visitors discover the many historic sites and attractions of the area. Visitors have become enticed by the local charisma of the area, as they have gotten to know the hamlet of Vails Gate, in the southern part of town. Vails Gate is home to The New Windsor Cantonment, Edmonston House, Knox’s Headquarters, and the Last Encampment of the Continental Army. In 2006, the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor was built in this location since it was here that the first “Badge of Merit” was awarded by General George Washington.
Take a short drive and find your way to Route 9W with breathtaking views of the mountains alongside the Hudson River, and then make a stop at Kowawese Unique Area at Plum Point for a pleasant day by the river. The 102-acre park offers car top boating, picnicking, hiking, nature study and fishing. The site was originally occupied by the Native Americans of the Lenape Nation and housed a trading post in the 1600s.