42 The Bayou

Oak Beach, NY 11702

Single Family Home


Source of Data:
OneKey MLS

Property Description

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OAK BEACH WATERFRONT. Enjoy luxurious resort-style living year-round in this spectacular 2016, 3700-square-foot, beachfront home with four bedrooms, three baths, attached oversized two-car garage, first-floor primary suite, pool, and dock. Just an hour from Manhattan, it is part of the Oak Island Beach Association, a close-knit and friendly gated community on the protected waters of the Fire Island inlet. Imagine taking your boat out on beautiful smooth waters with endless views of beaches, luxury homes, and public docks accessing village shops and restaurants. You have no limits to your destination because the inlet leads to the Atlantic Ocean just minutes away. The south shore villages of Bayshore, West Islip, and Babylon are relatively close driving north on the Robert Moses Bridge, where you will find great shopping, restaurants, and golf courses (plus West Islips Samaritan Hospital). South on the bridge takes you to Fire Islands Robert Moses State Park. Your home will be the hit destination for all friends, whether they come by car or boat, with your large extra-wide driveway or your generous, floating dock made of tough and long-lasting Brazilian epi wood. They can relax and enjoy taking a dip in your pool or the bay or lounging around your swimming pool, on your sandy beach, your shady lanai, or your sunny bi-level paving-stone patio. Both levels have access to the homes large balcony spanning the width of the house and a perfect spot for dining al fresco just off the kitchen. Arriving by car, guests will appreciate the beauty of your homes spacious front yard landscaping (with sprinkler irrigation), a wide inlaid paving-stone driveway leading to the attached two-car garage, and an imposing entrance with marble balustrade, wide steps, and stately portico with soaring Corinthian columns. The house and driveway are elevated, and no expense has been spared to assure the home will remain secure from storm or intrusion when you are away, including a full house generator, high-end windows and storm secure doors, and more. The interior takes full advantage of the breathtaking vistas of water and sky through walls of windows and atrium doors opening to large balconies on two levels plus the finished, walk-out lower levels lanai. Finished throughout with soft coastal colors, radiant-heated floors on all levels, and exquisite custom finishes, moldings, and built-ins, this open and airy home is entered through a two-story foyer featuring an elevator reaching all levels plus high-hat lighting and sand-colored porcelain floors that extend through most of the first floor. The foyer flows into the delightful great room with walls of windows and doors looking out to the pool, dock, water, and Fire Island. The two-story seating area invites you to relax in conversation or watching TV. Its lovely wainscoting continues into the kitchen area and the elegant dining room that offers sunny views of the manicured lawn, an elevated ceiling, and a large wraparound wet bar with sink, wine cooler, and dishwasher set in cabinetry matching the kitchen. This massive yet elegant workspace is an entertainers dream! You will feel a part of the party in this area, which offers extensive cherry cabinetry with granite countertops, mother of pearl-tile backsplash, sink, dishwasher, and double-oven, plus a huge island, with a sink and seating for eight, that wraps around a center island with glass cooktop. All appliances are high-end stainless steel. The cozy breakfast nook (presently used as a den) is flooded with sunshine through a window and atrium doors to the balcony. A service area nearby includes a stunning cabana bath, laundry room, and a walk-in pantry. Also on this level is a luxurious primary suite with doors to the balcony and gorgeous water views. It includes ample closets, a lavish primary bath with custom cherry cabinetry, twin vanity, steam shower and an air jet tub. A study nearby is entered off the foyer through frosted double doors presently used as a nursery and could serve as a walk-in closet or office. An open staircase ascends from the foyer to the second-floor landing. A balcony overlooking both the foyer and the great room provides access to a large storage closet and seating area. A stunning bath, with custom cherry cabinetry, twin vanity, glass-enclosed steam shower, and air jet tub, serves three lovely bedrooms. One has its own balcony, and two share a balcony. All have heated, quarter sawn hardwood floors, ample closets, and water views. The full basement offers plenty of room for storage and can be used as a cabana with windows and doors opening to the lanai and pool area. With access to the garage and elevator, it is very easy for you to get groceries to the kitchen. Come experience this exceptional beachfront paradise, and you will fall in love. Many hours closer to New York than the Hamptons with just as much fun and even more exciting dining, sporting, and entertainment venues options.
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  • Interior
    3,700 Sq Ft.
  • Exterior
    .51 Acres
  • Property Type
    Single Family Home
  • Year Built
  • MLS/Listing ID


  • Balcony
  • Elevator
  • Patio
  • Pool
  • Storage
  • Dock
  • Home Office
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage - Attached
  • Water View
  • Brick
  • Waterfront
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