This stunning French Normandy home embodies the essence of the perfect Hamptons Beach House. Extraordinary traditional architecture capped with a 2 story dramatic stone turret situated right on Shelter Island Sound. The home offers a sprawling open layout that spans over two separate wings and surrounds a central courtyard with a covered patio, a gunite heated pool, and an outdoor stone fireplace. The main house features include 5 bedrooms and five baths, 6 fireplaces, two living rooms, gourmet kitchen with top of the line appliances, a sauna, a library, and heated radiant floors. In addition, enjoy a separate 2 bedroom seaside guest house. Breathtaking gardens with sweeping lawns and incomparable views of glistening Shelter Island Sound and Sag Harbor. This remarkable retreat leaves nothing to desire, an amazing home in the best location.
The Gold Coast of Long Island is a 20-mile or so strip along the water’s edge of the North Shore. A century ago, it was a popular summer retreat for the likes of the Vanderbilts, Woolworths and Guggenheims. F. Scott Fitzgerald was awed by the concentration of wealth he found here when he began his masterpiece, “The Great Gatsby.” At one point, Gilded Age estates stood by the hundreds. Over time, most fell victim to the wrecking ball. Read more about luxury homes in Long Island