This neighborhood is on the East side of Ithaca and Cornell and is more rural and further out than East Hill. Most homes have no municipal services and are on well, septic and use propane, oil or electric heat. The house range from the early 1800's when Peleg Ellis and his brother John settled there after the Revolutionary War. Many like the
"New England" feel to the area and the greater amount of land available. Frequently dwellers have horses, llamas, and other pets. Ellis Hollow homes tend to be in the $250,000 to $500,000 price range. There are still building lots and there are new construction homes available.