Northport, New York
Majestic 27.63 Private Acres In The Hamlet Of Fort Salonga On Long Island's North Shore. Located 5 Minutes From The Long Island Sound And 1 Hour From Nyc And 1 Hour From The Hamptons. Currently Two Separate Lots; Further Subdivision Possible. 1 Acre Residential Zoning. Includes 6500 Square Foot Home Built In 1903. This Home And Property Are A True Wonder. Offered for the first time in over 6 decades, Owl Hill is a secluded estate on 27.63 acres on Long Island’s North Shore—a magical oasis where nature meets the luxury of old-world grandeur, offering peace and tranquility only 50 miles from New York City. A private .3 mile circular driveway transports you to another world as it winds past wooded forest, rolling lawns and majestic trees until you arrive at a classic and elegant 6500+ square foot main residence that sits atop a hill among towering oak and maple trees. Built in 1903, with extraordinary craftsmanship and one-of-a-kind details throughout, the house preserves the elegance and integrity of the turn of the last century. This unique home boasts 5 ensuite master bedrooms, a large music/living room, a wood-paneled formal dining room and library, a separate wing with 3 staff bedrooms, a massive attic, a sprawling basement and a wrap-around porch with views across landscaped lawns. There is a separate 2-car garage (with upstairs studio) and a gunite pool with cabana nestled in the forest. With 8 majestic fireplaces, enjoy a roaring fire in every room and completely forget you are only an hour away from the big city. With original tiger oak and mahogany hardwood floors, moldings and details throughout, soaring ceilings, and original pocket doors, this home is a treasure, hidden in its own forest. Located only minutes from the Long Island Sound, the Northern Parkway, the Long Island Expressway, the Long Island Railroad, private access beaches, golf courses and all amenities, Owl Hill offers the best of both worlds: ultimate privacy and convenient access.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman