It’s just fifteen minute drive on country roads to ocean beaches in Southampton or Hampton Bays (coopers beach). Only a 15 minute drive to the restaurants and shopping in Southampton. Have a picnic and at Agwam Park, which has art fairs and entertainment throughout the summer as well as nice playground. The Golden Pear at 99 main street is a fabulous gourmet cafe with delicious selections of all kinds. You have a choice of movie theatre in Southampton or Hampton Bays. Toward Hampton bays is Spellman’s marine at the Shinecock Locks, a major marine center where you can rent a slip or a boat. You can moor your boat on Peconic bay so it’s just minutes walk from the house. The bay is great for water skiing. Consider it your own huge swimming pool. The Southampton Peconic Beach and Tennis club (107 North Rd.) is minutes from your path where there are a multitude of recreation and instruction opportunities for all ages. The Southampton Farmers market is Sunday from 9 am until 2 pm.
Located right between Hampton Bays and Southhampton on North Road, this is an ideal spot to access much of the best activities available on the east end of long Island. Private Golf clubs Shinnecock Hills, Sebonic, and National golf courses are within three miles. Public courses such as Indian Hills and Long Island National are a half hour drive. Montauk Downs is another public course about 35 miles east.
The Stony Brook Southhampton College offers many summer workshops and distinguished science and celebrity lectures. “Fridays at five” lecture series on the lawn at the Bridghampton Library a great opportunity to meet your favorite authors.