This magnificent manor imbues the feelings of a classic Mediterranean-style home,spanning more than 10,000 square feet, and offers the recreational facilities of a premium country club. Ideally situated in the exclusive village of Sands Point and on a placid beachfront on the Long Island Sound, the residence boasts beautiful scenic views of the ocean and upper New York skyline. Built in 1925, the aesthetic maintains a classic opulence with the approach to the residence revealing a stucco exterior, arched windows, and Mediterranean touches. Through charming wooden doors, the first floor offers a formal living room, which is adorned with a beamed cathedral ceiling and warmed by a dramatic fireplace enveloped by a regal mantel. A vast picture window offers views of the verdant grounds, while five sets of doors allow direct access to the front and back of the home. Formal soirees are supremely catered for by the banquet-sized dining room with its gothic arched windows and stone flooring. A gourmet kitchen offers effortless support for even the largest of occasions with a pantry, service entry, and adjacent breakfast room. A peaceful den, with a fireplace and access to the beach through double doors, an office, four bedrooms, two full bathrooms, a laundry, and powder room complete this extraordinary main floor.
Ascending the grand circular staircase with classic Mediterranean balustrade, residents are brought to the second floor, featuring a master suite with mantled fireplace and his and her walk-in closets. Here, residents are invited to enjoy two private balconies or luxuriate in one of two master bathrooms. Eight bedrooms and six-and-a-half bathrooms accommodate family and guests over the two fantastic floors while a service wing incorporates a staff bedroom, laundry, and three additional bedrooms with easy access to the kitchen.
Complementing enchanting interiors, the outdoors abounds with features. Spread over a generous 3.38 acres, the property showcases a private beachfront, two swimming pools, and a tennis court. A lush landscape showcases mature plantings while soaring trees surround the property for privacy and shade. A two-car garage accommodates a two-bedroom apartment above—ideal for staff or guests, with a kitchen, living room, and full bathroom. Activity is plentiful within the recreation green room where light floods in through walls of windows and a picturesque glass ceiling. An indoor pool ensures activities are never dampened by the weather and bountiful storage has also been carefully integrated.