Circa 1800, 4000 +/- sq. ft. three-story home on a shy acre, expanded and restored to the highest standards exudes old world charm that offers modern amenities. Six bedrooms, 4.5 baths, formal parlor and adjoining family room. State-of-the-art kitchen with breakfast area plus pantry. Gracious living room and dining room both with French doors give to the most exquisitely landscaped grounds and manicured gardens. Additional features include five fireplaces and original wood paneling. Oversized heated pool, brick patio and wisteria laden pergola. Detached 3-car garage. Immediate proximity to shops, dining and beaches. This very special property is new to the market.
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