Across the courtesy bay the white palaces of fashionable East Egg glittered along the water… And so F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby transports us to the Gold Coast of Long Island, into the timeless elegance it embodies to this very day. Of course, while East Egg is the stuff of fiction, its real-world inspiration in Sands Point is very real. It may still feel like the stuff of dreams, truth be told.
Look through the windows, gaze off the balcony or stare from a vantage point in the yard, and one can almost hear sails flapping in the wind. “Tucked away in the highly sought-after Village of Atlantic Beach,” the listing for this waterfront property states, “this impeccably designed home boasts a premium location.” It can also boast about being the Long Island HOME Property of the Week.... Read More