Tag Archives: Maidstone

Hamptons Beach House for Monthly Rental

UPDATE 6/11/15: July is spoken for. Looking for a Bohemian idyll √† la Jackson Pollock and friends, mere meters from the water? Located in Springs (East Hampton), a five-minute walk from uncrowded, miles-long Maidstone Beach and a short distance from … Continue reading

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New-to-Market Hamptons Cottages Near Bay 550K

COME BE MY NEIGHBOR here in Springs (East Hampton), Long Island, NY, where what I think of as the Hamptons’ best-kept secret — Maidstone Beach¬† on Gardiner’s Bay, above — is located. Have you ever been to the Greek Islands? … Continue reading

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Vintage Hamptons Cottage For Rent

UPDATE, SPRING 2015: If you’re looking for a Hamptons beach house to rent for summer 2015 (by the full month for July and/or August), the one in this post is no longer available — I’ve sold it — but no … Continue reading

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A Jew’s Christmas

I LOVE BEING JEWISH AT CHRISTMAS TIME. No pressure. I love the lights and the wreaths and the smug sense that I don’t have to exert any effort. Growing up, I once asked my father if we could have a … Continue reading

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Contract Remorse

THIS WEEK I went to contract on a 1940s shingled cottage in Springs (or is it “the” Springs? I guess I’ll find out). It’s a hamlet a few miles north of East Hampton, on Long Island’s South Fork. I should … Continue reading

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