6 Catalpa Place, Amagansett, NY
In a very private setting on a quiet cul-de-sac, this beautifully crafted residence is a peaceful sanctuary located adjacent to a large reserve. 1/3 Mile to Gardiners Bay and 1/8 mile to ocean beaches. The home was designed by local architect, Amado Ortiz, and custom built by Phil Kouffman Builders to the highest standards for the owner. This special residence includes hardwood floor, Carrara marble, crown molding, LED recessed lighting and top of the line appliances throughout. Upon entering the foyer, there is an office perfect for an executive with custom built-ins, a gas fireplace, French doors to the grounds and pocket doors for quiet privacy. To the left is a powder room and large coat closet. The 10′ ceilings on the first floor provide a bright airy ambience enhanced with 18′ cathedral ceiling in the living room and a double-side gas fireplace shared with the dining room. Again double French doors in both rooms lead to the 950′ of mahogany decking with custom wood railings overlooking extensive gardens. The cook’s kitchen is beautifully appointed with a 4’x 8′ island with Carrara marble top perfect for rolling pastry and fresh pasta. Features include Wolf stove, Subzero Refrigerator, Miele and Fisher Paykel dishwashers, Viking Warmer, Shaws Sink, EuroCave Wine Refrigerator and imported Italian chandeliers. Breakfast area overlooks deck. A sun room adjacent to the kitchen with built-in book cases, wood burning fireplace and double French doors to the deck, also leads to a mud room, second powder room and the two-car garage with epoxy floor. The first floor master suite with cathedral ceiling insures privacy with a library hall access and a beautiful view with double French Doors leading to the deck. Double walk in closets, private toilet with sliding door, double vanity, large shower with frameless doors and a Bain Ultra Air Jet Tub for two….all finished with Carrara marble complete the Master bath. Scissor stairwell links the homes three level. Upstairs are three en-suite bedrooms, all with cathedral ceilings. Two have marble top vanities with frameless shower doors and the third has a pedestal sink with deep soaking tub. The lower level features 9′ ceilings a large family room with built in entertainment center and granite top bar with refrigerator, bar sink and dishwasher. There is a 5th bedroom with double French doors to the garden. A full bathroom is also accessible from the pool/garden area. Utility area includes a large laundry room, cedar closet, and room perfect for wine storage. The beautiful private grounds are lush and bright. Perennial gardens have color from early Spring to early Winter with specimen trees and plants. The garden is terraced with stack stone walls leading to the 20 x 40′ gunite pool. A vegetable garden with neat raised beds is accessed through an antique gate in a wall of hydrangeas. All is protected with a deer fence.