678 Halsey Lane, Bridgehampton, NY
Enjoy a most comfortable country escape in this gracious, welcoming estate on a prestigious lane south of the highway in Bridgehampton. In 6,500+/- sq. ft. the home offers six bedrooms, eight full and two half baths and every amenity one could desire. The double height foyer opens on one side to an elegant living room with fireplace, coffered ceiling and French doors to the grounds, and on the other side a formal dining room. In the well-equipped eat-in gourmet kitchen are marble-topped counters and island, custom cabinetry and stainless steel appliances including a Viking range, Sub-Zero refrigerator and wine refrigerator, and a breakfast area. Multiple glass doors open to a covered stone patio overlooking the pool and grounds. Adjacent to the kitchen is a sitting area and past that an oversized three-season room with stone flooring, fireplace and radiant heat. A glass/screen door opens to the rear porch and side yard, where spiral stairs ascend to an upper terrace. A family/media room has custom built-in cabinetry all around and opens to a smaller room with large windows and banquettes with storage underneath. An office with full bath could become a bedroom. Upstairs is the spacious master suite with sitting area, French doors to the upper terrace, light-filled bath with beautiful marble-tiled floor with mosaic design, elegant clawfoot tub, dual sinks and frameless glass-enclosed shower. Three generous guest suites with stone and marble flooring in baths, plus a laundry room, are also on the second floor. The finished lower level features a living/media room, mirrored gym, climate-controlled wine cellar, pub with wet bar and billiard table and multiple storage closets. Outdoor amenities include heated gunite pool, renovated pool house with full bath and changing room, north/south tennis, playground, vegetable garden and a detached garage with carriage house above, all set on nearly two acres beautifully landscaped for privacy and color by renowned landscape architect Edmund Hollander. Warmth abounds in this lovely home, with a very comfortable vibe.
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