50 Green Hollow Road, East Hampton, New York, US, $4.59m
Where: In the Hamptons, on the south fork of Long Island, New York State, three miles from East Hampton airport and 100 miles from JFK airport.
What: A three-bedroom, three-bathroom contemporary home designed by New York-based architect Maziar Behrooz. The property has a four-vehicle garage and gym and comes with 2.62 acres of land.
Why: Roughly a two-hour drive from Manhattan, the Hamptons has long been a favourite weekend escape for New Yorkers. Jerry Seinfeld, Steven Spielberg and Sir Paul McCartney all have homes here.
Who: David Zazula and Jennifer D'Auria of Halstead Property, tel: +1 212 734 0010
Friday, August 30, 2013