Hamptons Luxury Home in Quogue, New York
For many decades, the Hamptons has been a favorite East Coast locale. Beautiful beaches, quaint villages and hamlets, fine restaurants, and a celebrated arts cultures combine to make an exceptional vacation destination. And as the region is conveniently only two hours from New York City, many celebrities, politicians, and socialites choose the Hamptons to buy their dream home in New York. Quogue, New York is one such town with an abundance of well-heeled residents. Properties in the sleepy village routinely price in the millions. However, this stunning luxury home is currently the most expensive real estate for sale in Quogue.
A Picture Perfect Hamptons Luxury Home
The Shingle architectural style is synonymous with coastal homes in the Northeast, especially in the Hamptons. As expected, the style includes the use of wooden shingles on the house façade. In addition, these homes also have an abundance of spacious porches and large groups of windows, inviting the co-mingling of outdoors and indoors. Lastly, a Shingle style home will often have a variety of rooflines creating a dramatic effect. With its Gambrel roof lines and deep brown shingles, this striking luxury home is a stunning example of the Shingle style.
Elegant Common Areas
The centrally-located, gourmet, country kitchen is the heart of this luxury home. In addition to high-end stainless steel appliances, this bright room has white marble counters, a subway tile backsplash, and glass-fronted cabinets. Overhead, exposed wooden beams create a rustic ambiance. The oversized central island not only provides ample prep space but it also has seating for four. Furthermore, the connected breakfast nook features a custom banquette nestled against a curved bay window. Even the walk-in pantry is spacious with room enough for a sink and ample light from the window. And around the corner from the kitchen, the large wine room is a wonderful place to store and display a growing collection.
In addition to the kitchen, the main level of this 14,014 square foot dream home features a living room, family room, dining room, library, and two of the 9 bedrooms. Windows abound in this luxury home providing for outstanding views of the Atlantic. Coffered ceilings, dark hardwood floors, fireplaces, and built-in cabinetry add a elegant touch throughout this level.
To get to the second level, take one of the two staircases or the elevator. In addition to the remaining bedrooms, this floor has a large home gym. Together with pull-up bars, a mirrored wall, and ballet barre, the gym has a bathroom and changing room. Two of the bedrooms have direct access to the long rooftop terrace that lines the back wall of this luxury home. And another rooftop terrace sits atop the side porch. Also, a laundry room can be found on both the main floor and the second.
A Dream Master Retreat
This stunning master retreat will delight homeowners each day. Awaken every morning to a breathtaking ocean view through the large windows. The elegant fireplace and coffered ceiling highlight the craftsmanship apparent throughout this luxury home. And the spacious, connected sitting room would make a magnificent place to relax at day’s end. This room also has access to the mansion’s main rooftop terrace.
In addition, this spacious master has large his and her closets. Furthermore, these luxurious quarters have his and her bathrooms. The generously-sized walk-in shower in his bathroom connects to her bathroom. And hers features a large, soaking bathtub.
However, the pièce de résistance of this master suite is its private rooftop terrace. Near the bedroom fireplace, a set of French doors open upon a walkway that leads to the rooftop terrace which overlooks the pool, grounds, and ocean beyond. And the tall, stone fireplace keeps the terrace cozy even in the cooler months. In short, this master retreat is the perfect private escape for homeowners.
This grand Hamptons home caters to those who enjoy the outdoors. As is the architectural style, the house has a covered side porch, a screened back porch, and rooftop terraces, each perfect for enjoying the ocean breezes. A pergola, an outdoor kitchen, and ample space for seating surround the large heated outdoor pool. The covered patio features a continuation of the fireplace from the above master terrace. And tucked behind the covered patio, find the cabana, equipped with a full bathroom. Also, this luxury property has an all-weather tennis court ensconced within in a carefully manicured hedgerow.
And, of course, this prime real estate has direct access to the ocean. A private walkway leads right to the water. Sandy after a day on the beach? Use the whimsical surfboard outdoor shower to rinse off. Or if you’d rather spend the day at sea, this mansion has deeded dock rights to the bay.
Whether you are in the market for a luxury vacation home or the perfect place to escape from New York City’s daily grind, look no further than this exquisite Hamptons dream home in Quogue, New York.
Address: 168 Dune Road Quogue, New York 11959
Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty represents this luxury home and lists an asking price of $19,900,000.