In East Hampton Village's prestigious Georgica section this gracious estate situated amid 2.6+/- acres of verdant lawns and stately mature trees references the area's history while providing the amenities for today's lifestyle. Spacious, bright and airy, the 10,000+/- sq. ft. shingled gambrel home has eight bedrooms and eight and a half baths in the main house and separate guest wing. The home is well positioned, with reserve to the rear, and on the south side an unbuildable 2.6 acre parcel. The columned front entrance opens to brilliantly illuminated interiors where whitewashed wood floors and white walls and ceilings reflect light throughout the rooms. A two-story great room has a beamed cathedral ceiling, wood-burning fireplace, loft area with custom shelving and French doors to a rear patio. The formal dining room also has a wall of French doors to the grounds. The bright kitchen is equipped with stainless steel appliances and includes a breakfast area and media lounge. Off the kitchen a brick patio leads to the heated 40' gunite pool with poolside patio. Two en-suite bedrooms complete the main floor. Upstairs the master suite with vaulted ceiling overlooks the pool area and features a marble bath with double vanity and spa tub set in a marble surround. Three additional bedroom suites are also on the upper level. A gallery from the great room connects the main house with a separate guest wing, where there are two bedroom suites, a living room, den/media room, kitchen and separate brick patio. There is a four-car garage, and the spacious property provides ample room for a pool house and tennis. Ocean beaches and village amenities are just minutes away.
Bedrooms: 8 | Bathrooms: 8 Full, 1 Half | Style: Traditional | Sq. Ft: 10,000 +/- | Acreage: 2.6 +/- | $7,950,000
Features: Borders Reserve, South of the Highway, Pondview