Property of the Week: The Moorings/Allen Estate in Sands Point

Moorings Allan Estate City View Night

OneKey MLS / Leatherman Homes

We’re talking history, we’re talking waterfront, we’re talking views of Manhattan. We’re talking The Great Gatsby, we’re talking rare opportunity, we’re talking Sands Point. We’re talking 29 Cedar Lane, 27 Cedar Lane, 25 Cedar Lane, 23 Cedar Lane, 21 Hicks Lane. We’re talking the Long Island HOME: Property of the Week.

29 Cedar Lane, 27 Cedar Lane, 25 Cedar Lane, 23 Cedar Lane, 21 Hicks Lane
Sands Point, NY
Listed by Kevin Leatherman, Leatherman Homes

“We’re talking about the Gold Coast—this is as good as it gets on Nassau County’s north shore,” says Kevin Leatherman of Leatherman Homes, who has the listing of this property in one of Long Island’s most storied locales. “And it’s a unique opportunity, with five residential building lots for building new construction.”

Moorings Allan Estate Air View Lots

OneKey MLS / Leatherman Homes

This is a “prime opportunity to etch yourself into Long Island history,” the listing states. “Gold Coast residential lot in the location of ‘East Egg’ as referenced in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, the Incorporated Village of Sands Point.”

In addition to being the stuff of literary legend, the listing is “historically known as part of a larger property called ‘The Moorings’ with an 1898 carriage house/barn that still stands to this day.” The location is “near to the historic former Guggenheim Estate, now the Sands Point Preserve Conservatory, and the Wildbank John Philip Sousa House.”

Moorings Allan Estate View With Building

OneKey MLS / Leatherman Homes

Standing on the rolling terrain, one can enjoy “Elysian views of Manhasset Bay, where yachts stipple the shoreline and a stone’s throw from the prestigious and long-established cachet of the Manhasset Bay Yacht Club.”

The Moorings Kevin Leatherman Nyc View

The view of New York City from The Moorings/Allen EstateOneKey MLS / Leatherman Homes

In addition to the numerous shopping, dining and cultural offerings of nearby Port Washington, the location offers “direct access to Manhattan from the LIRR,” the listing notes. And “according to Niche.com Port Washington is #25 in Best School Districts in New York.”

Lot 1
29 Cedar Lane
3.17 Acres
MLS Listing ID 3361991

Lot 2
27 Cedar Lane
3.68 Acres
MLS Listing ID 3361996

Lot 3
25 Cedar Lane
3.36 Acres
MLS Listing ID 3362001

Lot 4
23 Cedar Lane
2.74 Acres
MLS Listing ID 3362004

Lot 5
21 Hicks Lane
2.3 Acres
MLS Listing ID 3362007

Lots 1–5
15.25 Acres
MLS Listing ID 3362012

More from the listing:

“The Moorings”

Varied history dating back to the land subdivided from the Frederick Hicks Estate

Property purchased in 1924 by George & Elizabeth Marshall (includes the current barn that is there now)

Other Prominent Features

  • Prestigious Port Washington School District
  • Proximity to Manhattan, Port Washington, Manhasset, Great Neck, Sea Cliff, Glen Cove & Bayville
  • Sand’s Point was incorporated in 1910, originally owned by 3 families—the Sands, the Cornwells, and the prominent Vanderbilt family from the Gilded Age

See the full listing for The Moorings/Allen Estate here.