Easy to reach, hard to leave! Relax in this charming setting overlooking one of the most beautiful vineyards on The North Fork, complete with a stunning and private sugar sand beach on Southold Bay, one of the best beaches anywhere on the North Fork or The Hamptons, yours to enjoy throughout your stay. The large private garden, with lawn furniture, an outdoor patio set, and BBQ gas grill, is provided for your enjoyment. Relax on the deck sipping wines from the vines you are overlooking. Bring your kayaks or rent them, fish, swim, sunbathe, or just chill out and do nothing. The path leading from the rear garden to the beach, is a short 400ft stroll through the vines. Accommodations in this large turn of the Century North Fork farmhouse are suitable for 6 to 8 people. There are 3 bedrooms, 2 full family bathroom, 2 half baths, and an outdoor enclosed hot shower. One of the half baths is en suite with the master bedroom, the other on the ground floor. A fully equipped farmhouse kitchen offers a gas cooker, new side by side fridge freezer, new dishwasher, microwave, filter coffee maker, blender, toaster and plenty of pots and pans, dishes, glasses and cooking utensils etc. The kitchen leads thru to an open plan Dining Room and Living Room, with a dining table seating 6 to 8 people. A high chair is provided for our smallest guests. The kitchen also leads to the rear garden through a 'mud room', which has a washing machine and tumble drier, also a separate half bath (lavatory and basin).There's a cozy Living room with working fireplace, LCD TV and DVD player, also a study area for reading and writing, that leads to a front porch and dining area that is screened in and has wonderful Crate and Barrel cane armchairs, as well as a picnic table for additional indoor/ outdoor dining. The rear patio overlooking the garden offers additional outdoor dining with Weber gas BBQ grill.The Master Bedroom Suite has a Queen size bed, sitting room and half bathroom (lavatory and basin).In addition to the Master Suite, there are 3 additional bedrooms, one with queen size bed,and beautiful hand painted, vintage paintings of tall ships. The other two bedrooms each have two twin (single) beds. As well as the air-conditioned 4 bedrooms, there is a small bonus sitting room/ play room on the upper level. The first family bathroom has a bathtub with overhead shower, lavatory and sink, while the new second one, has a custom overhead shower, lavatory and sink. An additional half bathroom is located in the master bedroom suite and another on the ground floor (lavatory and sink). New this season will be a second full family bathroom, bringing the total to two full and to half bathrooms. No more waiting.Each bedroom has a dresser, wardrobe closet with hanging space and plenty of space for guests to read and relax in privacy. All bedrooms are stocked with 100% cotton linens and towels, and warm duvets for cooler seasons. Duvets have loose linen covers, which are freshly laundered between guests.The beauty of location is unbeatable, and was featured in the movie, 'The Romantics' with Katie Holmes, Josh Duhmel, Elijah Woods and others. Adjoining the Old Field Vineyards, your home is separate and private, but backs onto the private end of this family estate, away from the tasting room, but close enough to pop over for some fresh farm eggs or a bottle of wine. Less than a mile down the road, is the North Fork Table and Inn, reputably the best restaurant on the East End. Southold Town center, with a newly refurbished food supermarket and village stores is only a couple of minutes away. The historic maritime Village of Greenport is less than 10 minutes, as are numerous other wineries and area attractions. If you're looking for a relaxing beach vacation in a magical setting, close to all the North Fork has to offer, send us an inquiry with your preferred dates and we'll be happy to confirm rates and answer any other questions you may have. If you don't receive an answer by email within 24 hours, or for last minute bookings, please give us a call any day up to around 7pm ET (New York time).
Closed November through April
One mile from North Fork Table and Inn, one of the best restaurants on Long Island's East End, this charming home is surrounded by award winning, world class wineries and many other area attractions, as well as benefiting from its own private sandy beach on the bay. Located in a unique private setting, on the bay side of Southold, only 2 hours from Manhattan. The perfect City holiday getaway for a relaxing and fun time, with plenty of fresh air, and refreshing water for swimming, fishing, boating, bike and hiking trails. JFK is 90 mins away, Islip MacArthur around 45 minutes. Easy access by car, Hampton Jitney, LIRR, and various ferries serve this Resort part of the island.