Ship-shape 4 bedroom, 3 bath vacation house in the Amagansett Dunes. Living room, dining room, den, ocean-side decks and boardwalk to the beach, plus wide ocean views from almost every room. Also available for October for $25,000 and weekly in the winter $5,500.
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