The SpaceEach bedroom has a unique character, while being comfortable and welcoming. There is WiFi and Cable throughout. These three bedrooms
are on the second floor.
THE BLUE MASTER BEDROOM has a King-sized bed, sofa and armchair, and
a large flat screen TV. Floor to ceiling windows fill the room with light.
A large walk-in closet/dressing room is ensuite and leads to a beautiful bathroom with a steam shower, spa tub, and two sinks.
THE MAHOGANY MASTER BEDROOM has a Queen sized bed, a convertible sofa, a mahogany table/desk, and large mahogany armoire.
There is, of course, a large flat screen TV. There is an adjoining bathroom
with walk-in shower and vanity.
THE FRENCH TOILE BEDROOM, a cocoon of blue/beige toile, has a full-size canopy bed, a desk, an antique Chinese armoire. The charming bathroom
has a walk-in shower.
THE "TOPKAPI" SUITE-- is a first floor master bedroom with a king-size bed, sofa and armchairs, a gas fireplace, and a large "smart" flat screen TV. The cathedral ceiling is 25' with six sets of high windows, and two French doors which lead to the garden. The headboard and doors are carved wood, 19th cent., made for the Ottoman market.
The ensuite bathroom is a spectacular glass-tiled series of 6' x 6' rooms: a walk-in air spa bathtub, a steam bath and 8 head shower with twin benches, and a walled-off toilet and sink. There are dual designer sinks. The floor, which has radiant heat, has lazer-cut custom tiles.
A foyer and long corridor insure privacy, and the u-shaped, walk-in, mirrored closet/dressing room is very large.
Guests who want ultimate luxury and pampering may book the TOPKAPI SUITE by the week only.
THE LIVING ROOM is elegantly furnished in soothing tones with several sofas. There is an Art Deco piano from the 1920's which is in excellent playing condition.
THE DINING ROOM is quite formal, with Art Deco sideboards, and a fine table which can accommodate 10 people.
THE KITCHEN has Sub-Zero ovens, a Wolf Range with griddle and grill, two
dishwashers, a large granite island, Breville small appliances, Kitchen Aid, etc. Chefs and friends describe it as "the best kitchen I've ever worked in".
For casual family dining there is a wooden trestle table which seats 8-10.
THE FAMILY ROOM is furnished with two Leather sofas and an armchair. There is a wood-burning fireplace, and a large flat screen TV. The kitchen complex is very cozy and everyone is drawn to it. Guest AccessGuests renting the entire house are welcome everywhere, while guests occupying individual rooms are welcome in the living room, sun room, family room, heated pool and outdoors. The sole exclusion is the room of the live-in Concierge/House Manager. Use of the formal dining room must be by permission. Interaction with GuestsWhenever I'm home, I'll be delighted to offer any help or Information that guests require. The Concierge will also be a source of useful information.
There will be maps, listings of restaurants and venues, etc. available in the house, as well as a list of important phone numbers. The degree of interaction depends on the guest's wishes. The NeighborhoodEast Hampton is famous for streets lined with beautiful homes where the original character of the Village is protected and preserved. With easy access to world-class shopping, fine restaurants (list available with prices, ambiance, etc.), fresh markets, and houses of worship, "Topkapi" is perfectly central to all. Getting AroundAs mentioned above, a car with beach permit can be available for a fee. Several taxi companies are on call and, for those wishing to go into NYC, there is a luxury jitney service nearby. Other Things to NoteIf desired, a complimentary European Breakfast buffet is available from 8:00 am - 11:00am. As only Village residents are permitted to park in East Hampton's beautiful beaches, I can provide a car with a Beach Permit for guests' convenience. Otherwise, E.H. Village is a 4.5 minute drive, and one can walk or bike ride to the beach.