The Village of Flower Hill has a storied history, starting with the folkloric tale of its being named by a local farmer’s wife or daughter who saw cows grazing along a flower-laden hillside, through its fight to become an incorporated village in 1931 and its growth into a celebrated North Shore community and, now, its place in the Long Island HOME Property of the Week.
70 Pinewood Road, Manhasset, NY
Listing Price: $1,899,000
MLS ID #3405823
Listed By: Rosalyn Meyer, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty
Built in 1955 and fully renovated in 2005, and set on a flat one-third-acre lot, as the listing notes, this four-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bath contemporary home offers luxurious details and a light, airy feel.
The grand two-story entry welcomes guests inside, leading into a living room with a wood-burning fireplace and radiant heated floors. Along one wall, a bay window allows natural light to brighten the space throughout the open floor plan, through the formal dining room that leads to French doors opening onto the deckand a scenic view.
The kitchen is well-equipped to create culinary delights for family and friends, with high-end stainless steel appliances, and a bay window above the sink give the chef of the house lovely views.
The lower level features another open floor plan complete with a half bath, dining room and family room which is lined with French doors that lead to a second upper deck.
Up the first flight of stairs, a large guest en suite bedroom, two other large bedrooms and a hallway bath occupy the home’s second floor. On the third floor, the master bedroom is located at the end of the hall, which overlooks the first floor. The primary bedroom has a gorgeous spa-like bath adorned with gold detailing and medallion mirrors, plus a walk-in closet
A fourth floor features a finished loft, with ample space for a home office, kids room, mini library, hangout or simply for storage.
Down below, there is a finished full basement with laundry room, cedar closet and extra storage. Additional amenities include an entire-house generator, smart-home appliances, private attached two-car garage
The exterior is noteworthy as well, with a backyard big enough for a pool and plenty of outdoor entertaining. Of course, there’s a great deal of entertainment to be found in the nearby town and surrounding areas that are filled with top-shelf shopping, dining and more.