Tag Archives: Maidstone Park

Maidstone Park Bungalow 356K

THIS LISTING FOR A 1950s BUNGALOW in the Maidstone Park section of Springs (East Hampton), N.Y., surprised me. I thought I knew every house in the area, not just because of my real estate interests, but from my frequent walks … Continue reading

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September Slump

None better, IMHO: Maidstone Beach on Gardiner’s Bay, L.I. ALL I CAN SAY IN MY OWN DEFENSE (to myself, mainly, but also to readers who may have noticed I’m headed for a record low number of monthly blog posts since … Continue reading

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Pollock-Inspired Cottage

Photo: Caren Sturmer IF EVER THERE WAS ANY QUESTION that Springs, N.Y., in the East Hampton ZIP code, was an arty neighborhood, take a look at this cottage in the Maidstone Park section. This place is historically a problem for … Continue reading

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Bottom Fishing: East Hampton Cottage 299K

HOW LOW CAN THEY GO? This is the first time I’ve seen a house in Springs (East Hampton) below the 300K mark, and it’s in a generally desirable section: the Maidstone Park area, a few minutes’ walk to a miles-long … Continue reading

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Hamptons Beach Cottage, $1,000 Per Sq.Ft.

I ADORE EVERYTHING about this new-to-market cottage, except the price. I pass it almost daily on my walks down to Gardiner’s Bay. It’s in Maidstone Park, a neighborhood of many un-“improved” pre-war cottages, a few houses away from a magnificent … Continue reading

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The Other East Hampton

THE WORD “HAMPTONS” generally conjures up a picture of oceanfront chateaux behind impenetrable hedges, or modernist cubes in the dunes with infinity pools and five-car garages. The modest circa-1940s cottages in this post are typical of the Maidstone Park neighborhood, … Continue reading

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Shipshape ’30s Beach Cottage 599K

UPDATE: This cottage closed in September 2010 for 520K. ONE OF MY FAVORITE COTTAGES has just hit the market. A friend and I were out for a walk Sunday morning and noticed the realtor’s sign. We were gazing over the … Continue reading

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