Nestled in the prestigious Georgica area of East Hampton, adjacent to the scenic Georgica Pond, this expansive property on Cove Hollow Road is now on the market for $19.5 million. The timeless Hamptons shingle-style residence, boasting 6,500 square feet, comprises eight bedrooms, seven bathrooms, and three half bathrooms. Retaining its original charm, the house underwent a meticulous renovation in 2002, incorporating enduring details and materials.
Upon entering, a grand living room welcomes you with Venetian plaster walls and wood-beamed ceilings. The spacious room features high ceilings, a cozy window seat, and a sizable fireplace. Elegant French doors connect the living space to both a screened-in porch and a patio, seamlessly integrating indoor and outdoor living. The main level also includes a cozy family room with another fireplace and a dining room with views of the backyard.
The kitchen, a standout addition since the 2002 renovation, is a culinary masterpiece. Adorned with baby blue custom cabinetry, state-of-the-art Gaggenau and Sub-Zero appliances, a generous center island, and direct access to the outdoor patio, the kitchen is a focal point of the home. Even the mudroom off the kitchen boasts custom Spanish tile, showcasing attention to detail.
The second floor is dominated by the primary suite, occupying almost an entire wing. The primary bedroom features a fireplace, connects to a spacious balcony, and leads to a spa-like bathroom with dual sinks, a steam shower, and a large walk-in closet. Four additional bedrooms, an office space, and an entertainment room complete the second floor, each with ample closet space and en-suite bathrooms.
Embracing the Hamptons lifestyle, the outdoor space is designed for entertainment and relaxation. A sizable heated 50-foot-long gunite pool and spa, stone patios, picturesque English-style gardens, and expansive lawn areas set the stage for outdoor enjoyment. For guests, a 1,194-square-foot pool house offers a kitchen, bar, bedroom, bathroom, and laundry facilities. The living and entertaining space within the pool house features a fireplace, outdoor shower, and changing room. The property also boasts a full-size tennis court and a detached three-car garage, enhancing its allure.
Located just minutes away from downtown shopping, restaurants, and entertainment, this historic East Hampton residence provides proximity to the beach and various outdoor activities. Recognized for its luxury homes and design-savvy residents, East Hampton sets the stage for a truly exceptional living experience.