In a pivotal location on the fringe of East Hampton
Village, you'll find this exceptional compound property set on 23 lush acres. The expansive grounds encompass 11 parcels of land and 9 certificates of occupancy, including the main eight-acre estate which features beautiful gardens designed by celebrated landscape architect, Ed Hollander. This secluded development includes stone courtyards, stone walls, and covered arbors.
The estate has an outstanding 12-bedroom principal home, a chic 6-bedroom guest house, two guest cottages, a quaint gatehouse, horse stables, and a barn. The property features horse paddocks, riding fields, and vegetable & fruit allotments creating a perfect setting for an equestrian property. Additionally, the meticulously maintained vegetable and herb garden offers the opportunity to enjoy cooking directly from farm to table.
The principal home boasts the attractive traditional architectural style and features a spacious layout covering approximately 18,000 square feet of living space. This large home offers 12 bedrooms and 16 bathrooms (15 full, 1 half). The interior is elegantly appointed with high ceilings, Australian cypress hardwood floors, nine fireplaces, large windows, and numerous sets of French doors which lead to the surrounding patios and well-manicured gardens.
The first level includes a double-height entrance foyer, a light-filled music room, a formal dining room, an office, and a great room with vaulted ceilings. The country-style kitchen is open to the spacious yet informal great room and is finished with a white marble island, custom built cabinetry, granite counters, and opalescent tiling. The kitchen also has access to the butler's pantry and features state-of-the-art stainless steel appliances.
A well-appointed master wing is located opposite the large stone courtyard and completes the home's first level. The master suite has a gracious sitting room and a striking bathroom with a glass shower and a free-standing marble bathtub. The master wing also hosts two guest suites with their own private terraces. On the second level you will find the remainder of the guest suites.
The finished lower level features approximately 3,500 square feet of living space and hosts a fully-equipped gym, sauna, spa, steam room, and massage room. The lower level also houses a movie theatre and three staff bedrooms. In the gardens, residents can enjoy a shaded hard-court tennis quadrangle, a saltwater gunite swimming pool, an oversized spa, and large terraces. A fully-equipped pool house has a guest suite and a gourmet kitchen featuring a La Cornue Range stove and oven.
This outstanding equestrian estate has a series of buildings which are constructed at the height of contemporary design, displaying exquisite characteristics throughout. The property offers plenty of opportunity for further development, providing a select clientele the chance to refine this Hamptons estate to suit their tastes and requirements. 172 Cedar Street is a singular opening for the sophisticated buyer to realize a modern-day farm estate in one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in the Hamptons.