07 Jan '18, 4pm
Daily Dream Home: Sassafras
Sassafras is one of Long Island’s most special estates. The 47-acre waterfront property is one of the Gold Coast’s largest private landholdings. The present owner designed the home paying homage to the British architect Sir Edwin Lutyens, incorporating traditional Tudor architecture and the vernacular styles of south-east England style into a timeless masterpiece. A rare find in Lloyd Neck, sheltered within its own private cove, sits the 20,000 square foot estate consisting of a main residence with 25 principal rooms. Greeting visitors, the lavish grand entrance with 48’ Cathedral Ceiling leads to the great hall, study and formal dining room complemented by a wrap around outdoor terrace with commanding water views. A baronial living toom has an substantial.fireplace. The main house has eight bedrooms and eight full and four half baths, enclosed dining veranda and a master ...