The North Fork, just a quick jaunt form the Hamptons, has become a refuge from the hustle and bustle of big city life and the home of world class wines. But, the North Fork is also ripe with real estate, especially with two prime vineyards now on the market.
BIG E FARM, 6025 SOUND AVENUE, JAMESPORT
Over 200 acres of award-winning vineyards and pastures make up the Big E Farm. The estates 17 buildings include a main house with chef’s kitchen and commercial baking room, various barns with stables for up to 19 horses, art gallery, tasting room, 3 cottages, and equine education center to name but a few. An ideal corporate retreat or family compound. Call Sheri Winter Clary, Corcoran, 631-899-0613.
6175 OREGON ROAD, CUTCHOGUE
Panoramic views of Long Island Sound to the north and vineyards and farmland to the south are a big draw for this nearly 50 acre property. The 3200+ square foot estate features 5-bedrooms, 4-bathrooms, fitness center with loft, spa with sauna and massage area, as well as a heated swimming pool and restored 19-century farmhouse. With room for tennis and so much more this compound has been meticulously maintained by the same owners for over three decades. Call Zachary Vichinsky, Bespoke Real Estate, 631-500-9030.
5250 VANSTON ROAD, CUTCHOGUE
A sprawling 1920s Bayfront estate located on 15+ acres in the exclusive enclave of Nassau Point is a boaters dream. The 6000 square foot home with 8-bedrooms and 5-bathrooms enjoys 1000 feet of beachfront as well as nearly 80 feet of pond front. A boathouse with 3-bedrooms and 2-bathrooms, and boat basin on the bay as well as a clay tennis court allow for plenty of outdoor recreation. Call Carol Szynaka, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty, 631-7341-5439.
3875 HALLOCK LANE, MATTITUCK
A stone and granite façade add to the castle-like grandeur of this North Fork castle as do the billiards room, bar, and media room. A gourmet kitchen with two brick oven pizza ovens and professional appliances and first floor master suite add to the luxurious feel of the property. The new homeowner will enjoy privacy with the rights to 150 feet of secluded Sound Beach accessed by a stone walkway and staircase from the main house. Call Lin Pan, Lin Pan Realty, 917-902-8853.
PALMER VINEYARD, 5120 SOUND AVENUE, AQUEBOGUE
Established in 1983, Palmer Vineyard was one of the earlier vineyards on that helped to establish Long Island as a preeminent wine regions in the United States. Today, the 60+ acre property is on the market. Inclusive of a 1700s farmhouse with antique furnishings, 19th century English Pub-styled tasting room, and wine facility as well as a 1-acre lot and barn and additional 62-acres in Cutchogue. Call Tara Belfi, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty, 631-692-6770.