In the opulent Hamptons resort town of Southampton, NY you'll find the ultimate in luxury real estate and quiet wealth. With a coastline encompassing over ten miles of sandy, windswept, award-winning Atlantic Ocean beaches Southampton is a summer paradise on the East Coast of Long Island, New York.
Southampton’s history as the first settlement in New York State in 1640 would interest all history buffs curious about the area’s vibrant past. In the 1870’s, Southampton Village became the country's first summer art colony and quickly became home to wealthy New Yorkers looking for clean air, beautiful beaches, and fresh goods from farmers and fishermen. This trend remains today as people from around the world come to Southampton house hunting for real estate to live in and invest in.
The vibrant Village of Southampton features destination shopping and dining with tranquil green parks right in the village center near Agawam Pond. Live theatre, a movie theatre, vineyards, and a community of notable architecture round out the summer colony. The beach communities in Southampton connect to vast waterways that include the beautiful Peconic Bays, allowing for outstanding boating activity.
When considering homes for sale and real estate in the Hamptons of Long Island, New York, Town & Country Real Estate has a property to show you in Southampton that fits your interest and Hamptons lifestyle, whether it be a forever home, summer house, vacation rental, or investment property.