Beautiful 6300 square foot traditional in bucolic Water Mill south with spectacular views of Mecox Bay. Offering a gourmet kitchen, great room, dining room, den, 7 bedrooms, 8.5 baths, special details including paneled walls, wide plank floors and coffered ceilings, a lovely open air summer living room with fireplace, a finished basement, five fireplaces, two car garage, a 20 x 45 gunite pool, hot tub and a sunken Har-Tru tennis court all on a sweeping +/- 2.8 acres.
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