Buying and selling real estate in the communities of Long Island
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At first glance, the farmhouse and its six outbuildings on 2.16 acres in Cutchogue listed for sale for $969,000 could be straight from the farm scenes in “The Wizard of Oz.”
The main building, a circa 1840 farmhouse, has five bedrooms and 1½ baths and remains largely original. “It’s very, very rare to find an original farmhouse that hasn’t been altered to come on the market,” says listing...Read more »
Sellers: Diane and Mike Keil
Address: 72 Patchogue Ave., Patchogue
Asking price: $312,500
The basics: A three-bedroom, 1½-bath Colonial on a 60-by-100-foot lot
The competition: A three-bedroom Colonial on Risley Road is listed for $274,900.
Recent sale in the area: A four-bedroom, two-bath ranch on Sherman Street sold May 27 for $265,000.
Taxes: ...Read more »
Builder John Cusumano built this Hewlett Colonial, on the market in the range of $1.25 million to $1.375 million, for himself.
“Everything was done for his personal use — it’s very over the top,” says Thomas Tripodi of Douglas Elliman Real Estate, who is listing the house with Gil Shemtov.
As you enter the house, there is a stream with a waterwheel. In the living room, there is a silver...Read more »
This modern beachfront home has provided one Manhattan resident with an escape from the city, but without the three-hour drive to the East End. Daily News columnist and novelist Linda Stasi recently listed her six-bedroom, 3½-bathroom Atlantic Beach home for $3.799 million.
“You’re on the same ocean as the Hamptons,” says Stasi.
The home has been used for fashion shoots and served as...Read more »
Is this mansion in Mill Neck or on the Mediterranean? Listed for $11.8 million, the 15,000-square-foot, nine-bedroom home looks like it could be in Europe.
Built in 1915, it has a two-story great room with 16-foot ceilings and arched floor-to-ceiling windows.
On the first floor, off the front entrance hallway, is a billiards room and media room with a ceiling that looks like the night...Read more »
A unique parcel of land located in Kings Point is going on auction Wednesday night.
The 40,000-square-foot waterfront property features a 400-foot driveway that leads to a 3,700-square-foot seven-bedroom, 2.5-bath Contemporary-style home resting on a half peninsula with 395 feet of frontage on Manhasset Bay. There is a 14-foot elevation and an additional 20,000 square feet of usable shoreline.
“Property...Read more »
CNN anchor Anderson Cooper is putting his second Quiogue property up for sale after trying to rent it out. Cooper is asking $3.599 million for the English Country waterfront cottage.
The four-bedroom, 3½-bath home was built in 1928 — the year is carved into the center of the stone fireplace in living room — and was once a sports club for a nearby estate, according Douglas Elliman Real Estate...Read more »
This Sagaponack property comes with an art studio and overlooks an agricultural reserve, so it comes as no surprise that the sellers are full of creativity. Alec Sokolow co-wrote the screenplay for “Toy Story” and was nominated for an Oscar, and his wife, Leslie, is a professional photographer known for her large-scale abstract photographs of beaches and other natural features.
The home recently...Read more »
This four-bedroom, 2½-bathroom split-style home on Lisa Court in Bellmore is on the market for $469,000. Listing agent Pam Miller of Century 21 Prevete Hirsch (516-783-5900) says the house, which has a full basement, did not sustain damage in superstorm Sandy. “The best thing about this house is it has a great flow for entertaining,” Miller says. “There is a formal dining room beside the eat-in-kitchen,...Read more »
Seller: Mark Petzolt
Address: 118 Shinnecock Lane, East Islip
Asking price: $549,999
The basics: A four-bedroom, three-bath farm ranch on a .46-acre lot furnished with a whole-house propane generator
The competition: A four-bedroom, three-bath Colonial on Menasha Lane is listed for $559,000.
Recent sale in the area: A four-bedroom ranch on Menasha Lane sold May 1 for...Read more »