We are delighted to present this charming eleven-bedroom estate ideally located in the Hamptons, Long Island's most sought after community. Constructed in the late 19 Century by Judge Mason, this Dutch Colonial shingle style cottage estate has undergone renovations and redecorations and is currently occupied by famed interior designer Joanne Guardiola and husband Roberto.
Carrying a traditional ambience, the exterior of this historic home encompasses of Doric columns, arched pediments and diamond edge roof shingle design. Upon entering through the front door, you walk into a beautifully adorned foyer with ebony hardwood flooring that complements the pale yellow and white tones. A white tile framed fireplace with ionic pillars adds to the vintage charm of this space. Crossing the foyer leads you into a beautiful great room with decorated ten-foot ceilings. The combination of shabby chic and vintage styles carried through the room is accentuated with a warm neutral palette. Large single hung windows allow you to indulge in scenic views of the manicured garden and surrounding landscape while a bay window makes the perfect spot to enjoy a casual read.
A massive formal dining room also located on the same level features a fourteen seater cherry wood dining table. Further adding to the traditional appeal of this dining room is a white framed fireplace and unique handmade lighting fixtures. Accessible through a second foyer is the traditional kitchen complete with a butler's pantry that includes white custom built cabinetry, state of the art appliances and polished marble countertops. Three guest bedrooms alongside a wine cellar and a 20 seater movie theatre can be found on the same floor.
The second level is home to a generously large master suite made up of vintage style furnishing and beautifully crafted light fixtures. Covered in white marble, the bathroom hold separates his and her baths and vanities alongside a well-lit dressing area. Three more similarly decorated rooms can be found on this floor together with a family den, media room and study. A flight up the stairs to the third level opens up to an office area suitable for those looking for a peaceful place to work while enjoying stunning ocean views.
Other features of this traditional style home include a library, exercise room, three car garage, staff quarters and a detached apartment that incorporates two en-suite bedrooms and a kitchen. Over 4 acres of land leaves homeowners with ample outdoor space for entertaining family and friends. A large beautifully spruced up porch covering one side of the main house leads you to the 50 foot long heated gunite pool and paved poolside. At the far end of the property lies a new Har-True tennis court that would make a great place for you to practice your tennis smashes.
A unique home that promises a lavish lifestyle, this magnificent estate would make the perfect residence for the most discerning buyers.