Every once in a while I get a little curious what the most expensive properties are in the Hamptons. A little bit of real estate porno during the day is always fun to have a look. If you have billions of dollars, these might be some homes that you are interested in buying. If you don’t have billions, these are some homes that you might want to look at and think to yourself, “Maybe one day.” [expand]
160 Ox Pasture, Southampton, $59,000,000
This Southampton Luxury estate by architect Grosvenor Atterbury was originally built in 1915. It has been lovingly restored during a three and one half year renovation to its original grandeur. No expense was spared as the finest of design and construction were executed during this complete overhaul and refitting. Luxurious interiors boast intimate elegant rooms, many with fireplaces, for the most discriminating buyer desiring a residence with the finest of details and comfort. The gracious floor plan spans nearly 18,000 sq. ft. within this beautiful comfortable Southampton Village country home. The grand entry hall leads to the main living room with leaded glass doors overlooking 9.11 acres of incredible landscaping. Old trees, flowering shrubs, evergreen perimeters, rose gardens, just a few of the garden tour features of this property. Private resort-like amenities include fantastic indoor pool, outdoor pool with pavilion, tennis court, paddle court, gymnasium, carriage house, 4-car garage and too many more to mention. A unique opportunity to own an historical world class residence in the prime estate sections of Southampton.
231, 491, and 849 Hayground Road, Bridgehampton, $55,000,000
Two Trees Farm, one of the finest world class equestrian facilities in the country, sprawls across 115 acres of prime Hamptons land. Famous for hosting the Mercedes Benz Polo Challenges each summer season, the farm is equally prized as the most prestigious venue for riders of every caliber, both professional and novice. In addition, there is preliminary zoning approval for a 19 lot subdivision featuring 2 plus acre estate parcels including some with pond frontage. This plan includes 68 acres of open space and keeps the equestrian facility and barns intact with room for a polo field and paddocks and already has two farm house residences. Will also sell farm, houses, ag reserve with equestrian facilities separately for $20 million! This unparalleled property is now available to the discriminating buyer/investor.
42 Old Montauk HIghway, Montauk, $50,000,000
Drive up your half mile private drive to the most magnificent setting on the East End! Set high on the bluff this spectacular Montauk modern residence with a Zen flair has complete privacy like no other oceanfront in the Hamptons! Total custom construction was engineered with steel to withstand 150 mph winds, radiant heat marble floors throughout, home theatre, path to your own beach and pond, plus much more. Short drive to airport and marina makes this unique retreat incredibly accessible!.
The Sandcastle, 612 Halsey Lane, Bridgehampton, $43,500,000
If you’ve ever wondered what one of the Hampton’s top builders would create for himself then imagine no more when the gates open to this spectacular estate on 11.5 acres in a prime south of the highway location. Farrell Building Co has combined exotic materials and masterful finishes within this extraordinary residence that features 31,000+/- SF of living space on 3 floors plus its unique recreation pavilion. Bordeaux walnut floors with radiant heat welcome you into an impressive grand foyer that fans out to include a 40′+ living room with 2 fireplaces, formal dining room with fireplace, a walnut library for him, a sundrenched office for her and a planetarium like home theatre. The professional chef’s kitchen is bolstered by butler’s pantry, walk-in refrigerator and wine rooms and is flanked by a media room and screened porch with fireplace. Upstairs the 2,800+/- SF master suite is joined by eight ensuite bedrooms including a separate 2 bedroom apartment. The fabulous lower level redefines a finished basement with a 2-lane bowling alley, virtual golf, skateboard half pipe, rock climbing wall, media room, full bar and disco, children’s performing area and a staff apartment. A complete spa facility with gym is joined by a combination squash, racquetball & basketball court featuring moving walls and retractable hoop. An elevator connects all levels while a smart system controls the entire estate. Above and below ground garages house up to 8 vehicles. Outside a 60′ pool is bolstered by spa, sunken tennis court, outdoor kitchen, 4000+/- SF recreational building and spectacular landscaping accented by extensive outdoor lighting and acres and acres of manicured lawn.
East Hampton Oceanfront, $38,000,000
This dreamy oceanfront Hamptons hideaway is like having a vacation spot all your own. With 3.5 acres of secluded property, private access to the beach, lush greenery, upper and lower decks, and some of the East End’s most spectacular ocean and dune views, you can’t help but revel in relaxation and enjoy nature’s beauty all around. You and your guests can also lounge by the heated ocean-side Infinity Edge swimming pool or play a game of tennis on the north/south court. How rare an opportunity to own a uniquely special ‘beach house’ in an ocean resort setting! Located off a long private drive on legendary Further Lane in East Hampton, the 4-bedroom, 4.5-bath contemporary home with an attractive maintenance-free stucco exterior was built in 1997 by Wright & Co Construction and brought to life by James Merrell Architects in coordination with world-renowned designer Joseph P. D’urso. Currently offering 3500-square-feet of living space, there are plenty of possibilities for expansion if desired (architects plans have already been drawn for the interior as has a landscape plan by celebrated landscape architect Edmund D. Hollander who won an ALSA award for this project). The bright, comfortable 2-story layout affords easy Hamptons living and entertaining with an airy sitting room, living room with glass sliders to sprawling outdoor space, kitchen and separate dining room area. You can also dine al fresco on the beautiful outdoor dining patio. Four fireplaces, central air conditioning and a 2-car garage make this wonderful home that much more alluring. Within 10 minutes of East Hampton Airport which accommodates aircraft to the size of Global Express 5000 or Gulfstream V.