A Los Angeles couple with roots in the tri-state area recently went into contract on this unusual Southampton home, which will be featured in a cable TV show.

Ricci DeMartino, a stylist originally from Connecticut, says he “fell in love” with the unique modular architecture after seeing a rendering. After he showed it to his husband, Peter DiCecco, a Disney Music executive, “it was just something that we had to own.”

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Locust Valley-based architect Greg Andrea designed the 2,800-square-foot home, which is listed for $1.795 million. He describes it as an example of urbane escapism. A three-story tower punctuates the exterior, which includes a pool house den on the first floor and a second-floor office. There, a top-level observation deck offers views of the water over a nearby nature preserve.

The four-bedroom, 4.5-bath home on a 0.75-acre lot consists of five small buildings connected by breezeways and a wooden bridge. It was inspired by a similar 4,500-square-foot home which Andrea designed and built in North Haven in 2000.

The home’s interior features slat white wood walls; the kitchen includes a Sub-Zero refrigerator with a glass door and a Thermador stove and dishwasher. A kitchen island is finished in slat wood as well.

Vanities in the bathrooms are cantilevered to the slat-wood walls, Andrea says. Sleek Porcelanosa fixtures from Spain are used throughout the home.

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DeMartino says he and his husband were house hunting on the East End to be closer to their families. While it will be a vacation home now, it could become a permanent residence as their daughters, now ages 3 and 2, grow older.

DeMartino says he is hoping to close in mid-July and spend much of August in the home. The home will also be featured on an upcoming episode of “House Hunters,” which could tape in August as well.