THE HEART OF SOUTHAMPTON ESTATE SECTION
In the heart of Southampton's estate section, with water views of Lake Agawam, and less than a half-mile to ocean beaches, this converted carriage residence offers many possibilities on it's two-plus acres. Originally constructed in the early 19th century, the shingle-sided home has been expanded and maintained. Sited down a long driveway, with two entrances and parking courts, the property offers brick patios on either side of the house, allowing for easy indoor-outdoor living and entertaining. The striking front entry foyer with patinaed wide plank floors and almost ten-foot high ceilings is flanked by a formal living room with fireplace on one side, and the library with built-in bar on the other. French doors open to both patios. Past the foyer and powder room, the formal dining room, also open to the patio, features a pass-through to the dine-in kitchen. The ground floor also includes a separate laundry, office with bathroom, and the attached over-sized three-car garage. Upstairs a casual seating and game area with outdoor deck are joined by all six bedrooms: The primary en suite bedroom, two guest bedrooms with bath, and three additional en suite guest rooms. The interior living spaces add up to more than 5500 sq.ft., and the exteriors add another 2445 sq.ft., ideal for lawn games or for relaxation with ocean breezes. Room for pool and expansion.