Long Island home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright disciple asks $13.95M

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A Long Island estate designed by a Frank Lloyd Wright disciple is listed for sale in a posh Long Island vacation town.

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Located on Shelter Island, the 3.4-acre sprawling asks for $13.95 million. It is listed in co-exclusive Town & Country’s Nicholas B. Brown And Corcoran’s Gary DePersia,

“The original structure was a boathouse, built in 1952,” Brown told The Post, “and the homeowner built the entire house on the original footprint, respecting the integrity of the house but making it a modern space given where anyone would be thrilled to live.”

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The initial building was designed by that pupil, Bertrand Goldberg, and was renovated (and expanded) by the current residents in 2002. The project took care to retain many of the original elements of the now 6,000-square-foot main house, most of which included stonework and a massive eight-flue fireplace.

There are several al-fresco dining areas.
Chris Foster
Charlie Lane Shelter Island
kitchen.
Chris Foster
Charlie Lane Shelter Island
Floor-to-ceiling windows in one of the many gathering areas.
Chris Foster
Charlie Lane Shelter Island
The original structure on the property was built in 1952.
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Charlie Lane Shelter Island
The house is currently configured as a six-bedroom.
Chris Foster
Charlie Lane Shelter Island
There are still many mid-century pronunciations.
Chris Foster
Charlie Lane Shelter Island
Most of the stonework is from the first structure on the property.
Chris Foster
Charlie Lane Shelter Island
The house is built on 3.4 acres.
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Charlie Lane Shelter Island
Pond.
Chris Foster
Charlie Lane Shelter Island
In total the house has 4.5 bathrooms.
Chris Foster

“The family has been incredibly happy there,” but is ready to start a new chapter, noted Brown, who lists the six-bedroom, 4.5-bathroom pad as “one of the most exclusive waterfront retreats on the East End.” referred to as. his listing.

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The grounds of the property have wooden, stone and grass walkways, flower-filled meadows, grassy lawns, and a 410-foot straight coast. There is a 250 ft dock built from imported ipe which is also capable of accommodating multiple boats. Among other amenities, there’s a beach-sand fire pit, multiple al fresco dining areas, a 74-foot gun pool, and “room to add a tennis court.”

Inside the single-story structure, there’s a primary wing and “spa-like bathroom” with radiant-heated slate flooring, mahogany-clad ceilings, and walk-in closets. A stone fireplace anchors the three-sided gathering room, and there are waterfront views and midcentury notes throughout.

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