Shelter Island is a true island which lies between the two east end
forks of Long Island. It is accessed by car ferry from either
Greenport on the North Fork or North Haven (Sag Harbor) on the South
Bush Rose is a lovely estate like setting situated on one and one
half acres, a stone's throw from West Neck Bay on Shelter Island.
This property, which has been in our family for 50+years, was
developed by an Italian landscape gardener in the early 1900's and
includes several mature gardens.
This is summer living in the true East End tradition. The three
bedroom, two bath home has a new country kitchen with granite
counter tops, stainless steel appliances and white beadboard
cabinetry. The interior of the home is open and airey and has been
Shelter Island is a sailor's paradise. West Neck Bay is ideal for
launching a small boat and it has deep water access to greater
Peconic Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Golfing, beaches, shopping and world class restaurants are all
located on the island. A short ferry ride can take you to the hot
spots of the Hamptons. Many lovely wineries and historical sites are
located on the more agricultural north fork.
In addition to the beach there are many activities on Shelter Island
for children and adults including sailing, tennis, golf, community
recreational activities and sports camps. On weekend evenings you
can attend free concerts at the Perlmann Music Institute, a five
minute drive from the home.