2014 Top Producer BHS Sag Harbor
2013 Top Producer BHS Sag Harbor
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Caroline came to Compass after 8 successful years, including 3 as top producer, in Sag Harbor at Brown Harris Stevens. With 42 closed sales deals in four years, Caroline’s proven track record of finding buyers the right home and helping sellers reach their goals speaks for itself. She has an impressive knowledge of the market from Southampton to East Hampton and an uncanny sense of properties that are not yet for sale.
Though specializing in period and waterfront homes in Sag Harbor, Caroline is equally adept at selling modern homes, renovations and new construction, throughout the East End. Whether it’s a first time home buyer or a savvy designer, Caroline knows that fundamentally every acquisition is an integral part of an investment portfolio and needs to be regarded as such. Her dynamic drive comes through in every transaction leaving no stone unturned and working tirelessly to negotiate the best possible deal for her clients.
Recently, Caroline joined her forces with longtime friend and 13 year veteran agent Heather Saskas in order to provide the best service to their clientele. Together their insight and expertise offers their customers and clients separate informed points of view and allows them the magical ability to be in two places at one time. Whether buying, selling or renting they handle everything seamlessly making the whole experience educational and fun.
A Long Island native, Caroline has lived in Wainscott for many years. She holds an MFA in sculpture from the Rhode Island School of Design, and has spent time in London and Rome where she studied photojournalism and architectural photography. A locavore and dedicated vegetable gardener, Caroline enjoys entertaining at home as well as cycling, late-night fishing, and early-morning paddle-boarding in the bays and inlets of Sag Harbor.
Exclusive Sale: 345 Montauk Highway, Water Mill
Masterfully crafted, this modern barn-style residence is nestled on a secluded flag lot with a beautiful approach conveniently located near the village of Southampton, ocean beaches, and the Parrish Art Museum. Working with noted Hampton designers, the owner created a sun-filled informal open layout...perfect for a gracious casual Hampton's lifestyle.The 2-story house rises out of the landscape and quietly invites you in. Off the entrance foyer is the large casual living area and open kitchen. The gourmet kitchen is equipped with custom cabinetry, a professional appliance package and a large farmhouse sink. The large double height living room has a shiplap clad vaulted ceiling, white stone fireplace, and French doors opening on a three-season screened porch. With windows on three sides, the intimate main floor master bedroom suite with spa-like master bath has French doors directly opening to the patio allowing sunshine to cascade in and is surrounded by established hydrangea. In addition, the first floor has a large den, home office, mudroom, and powder room. The second floor has 3 additional bedrooms-a large second guest suite and 2 other bedrooms with shared bath. The lower level is finished for fun '-a billiards space, mini theatre and dance studio. Pale country grade oak floors, oversized 9 over 1 paned French windows and white painted woodwork keep the house beachy and light throughout the day.The shy 2 acre lot is magnificently landscaped. Although each plant was thoughtfully chosen by the owner, the overall effect is totally organic and natural. The neutral color spectrum of wildflowers, roses and grasses connects with the home's interior hues. Perfectly situated on this private retreat is a heated Gunite pool, double cabana with bath and outdoor shower, tennis court and numerous bluestone patios. The "mini" apple orchard was inspired by the owner's childhood home. Totally contemporary in feeling, this right-size 'feel-good' home beckons the new owners to create their own Hamptons memories.
Exclusive Sale: 2623 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton
Timeless elegance abounds in this c.1910 shingle-style 7 bedroom residence situated on the edge of the Hamlet of Bridgehampton. Embracing an old world glamour rich with original period detailing and expert craftsmanship, this recently renovated and thoroughly modernized Victorian offers grand scale living in a surprisingly intimate home. Tucked behind a newly planted evergreen hedge and gated for additional privacy, this 4,200 sq. ft. is a rare find Hamptons full time or vacation home in a premier location with incredibly easy access to both Sag Harbor and Bridgehampton towns and the Atlantic Ocean.A wraparound veranda leads indoors to a gracious entrance foyer with a striking staircase highlighted above by a skylight. Inside you'll find high ceilings, walls of windows, oversized parlor rooms, and interiors all impeccably reimagined by a known celebrity designer. The ground floor holds a large gathering room complete with a chic white marble wet bar and double set of French doors to the patio and pool, a second light-filled double parlor living room with fireplace, formal dining room, a full bath, and a butlers pantry cabana room with access to a covered porch next to the pool. The kitchen is laid out perfectly for a home chef with all new professional appliances, and an adjacent windowed breakfast room. There is also a second pool bathroom with door leading to the garden and convenient laundry room. Upstairs is a master suite, and 5 other bedrooms, 2 of which could be en-suite, and 3 luxurious full baths. An arched hall leads to the back stair down to the kitchen and mudroom door to the side courtyard. Unfinished third story offers additional space for office or play. In the garden is a generous lawn, a heated Gunite pool, stone patio, extra large alfresco dining area and more than plenty lounge areas to soak in the sun or relax in the shade. The Morning Glory House is located only 2 tenths mile from the Bridgehampton Monument, which was erected in the same year as this home, and the many stylish shops, numerous gourmet food markets and restaurants, library, and wellness and salon establishments which make Bridgehampton a world-class seaside destination. Absolute perfection in every detail, this showcase home can be purchased fully furnished as is with every detail down to the brand new plush bathrobes in place for your easy move-in.
Exclusive Sale: 34 Jermain Ave, Sag Harbor Village
This renovated circa 1860's Sag Harbor Village residence has it all. Sited on a small rise with idyllic views over Otter Pond, the fully cleared and manicured south-facing .46 property offers the rare Village combination of: a 20 x 46 ft. heated salt-water pool and spa with marble patio, a pool house and substantial lawn for grand entertaining at home. The original classic Georgian style home has undergone a total ground up reconfiguration and addition totaling 4,515 sq. ft. in the main residence with a 487 sq. ft. 4-season pool house. In the main residence are 6 en-suite bedrooms and 6 1/2 baths with 3 wood-burning fireplaces. Pool house is complete with a lounge, a stunning full bath, marble kitchenette with dishwasher, and indoor-outdoor fireplace and an attached garage.