This historic 3-story house was built in 1799 and was originally the Postmaster's house where mail was distributed to East Hampton residents from the library. As well, it was the first shingle-style house in East Hampton Village and the second gambrel roof house on Long Island. Over the centuries the house has been meticulously maintained, restored, and enhanced to bring it up to 21st Century standards. The house has 8 bedrooms and 8 and 2 1/2 baths; sauna/steam room; a library; game room with billiard table; living room; dining room that can accommodate 30 for seated dinners; veranda off of the game room; large kitchen with attractive second dining area suitable for 12 sit down dinners; and a handsome conservatory off of the kitchen. Other features include a 20 x 65-sq.ft. heated, gunite pool; gazebo, kitchen and changing rooms near the pool; a 5-hole putting green to USGA standards with practice bunker; a croquet court and koi pond. One of the most beautiful houses on almost two acres offering privacy as well as convenience to everything that the VIllage offers. Rental price is for any two weeks in July, other time periods available with price upon request.