17 Channel Pond Ct, Southampton, New York 11968
17 Channel Pond Ct
Located in the heart of the exclusive Fordune enclave at Flying Point, this exceptional estate with deeded ocean access is set on 6 acres of majestic park-like grounds. The classic shingle-style residence is accessed through a gated entry, opening to a long Sycamore-flanked private drive that leads to the beautifully landscaped circular motor court. Built in 2003, and substantially renovated in 2022, the home encompasses 16,500 sq. ft. of distinguished living space, the masterful floorplan includes 8 bedrooms and 9 full and 4 half baths across 2 levels, 6 fireplaces, as well as a finished lower level, 3rd level artist studio and separate staff wing. The first level includes a grand double-height entry foyer, magnificent double-height windowed living room with fireplace overlooking the extensive lawns and pond, spacious gourmet eat-in kitchen with lounge and fireplace, formal dining room with fireplace, garden view glass-domed solarium, screened porch and multiple covered decks and porches, en suite bedroom, three half baths, library with fireplace, media room, laundry room, potting room and attached 3-car garage with heated floor. The second level offers an expansive master suite featuring a sitting room, loft, private balcony, two walk-in closets, dressing room, and fireplace. Also found on the second level is a junior suite with fireplace, a guest bedroom with fireplace and private balcony, and 3 additional en suite guest bedrooms (2 with private balconies), as well as the separate caretaker's quarters with full bedroom, bathroom and living room/kitchen. The captivating third level artist's studio accesses a roof-top deck with superlative panoramic views of the estate and nearby Atlantic Ocean. The finished lower level features a tranquil spa water feature in the entry foyer and a climate-controlled wine cellar, collector's display room with glassed exhibit cases, game room, and powder room. Outdoor features include an impressive 55' x 30' in-ground heated Gunite pool with spa, a gracious pool house with full bath, bar and full-service outdoor kitchen, Har-Tru tennis court, classic gazebo overlooking the sizeable pond, greenhouse-and plentiful, stylish spaces for entertaining. Beyond the spacious residence, the estate's sweeping landscape and gardens are graced with countless specimen trees and plantings. Meticulously cultivated over the years to provide vibrant color, texture and interest throughout the seasons, the lovingly maintained grounds evoke the experience of a botanical garden-through the considerable scope, variety and lush beauty of their spectacular horticultural design. In close proximity to the beach at Flying Point and Southampton village's renowned shopping and dining, this remarkable property is a private, serene oasis unto its own and a beautifully realized example of classic, luxurious Hamptons living. Imbued with exquisite custom details and abundant amenities, this extraordinary estate is truly one of the Hamptons' finest properties.