Stunning entertaining and gracious house with all the bells and whistles. Large living room and formal dining room, Paneled library with fireplace; sunroom; eat in kitchen, billiard and game room; media room, 7 bedrooms, 6 baths, including separate guest suite with living room and bedroom and office. Terrace overlooks 2 acres of lawn sweeping down to Hook Pond view.
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