About an hours drive from Manhattan in the tiny and charming village of Bellport a Grand Greek Revival House c. 1838 was the home of Birdsall Otis Edy in 1914. Presently, Neartheby has been completely architecturally restored to its original grandeur by the new onwers (art consultants and collectors) in 2004 with the assistance of renowned designer Jamie Drake of New York who worked on the Governor’s Gracie Mansion. Near the bay, is a three level estate with 5 en suites, 7 working original fireplaces, gourmet country kitchen, sunroom leading to a garden patio, wrap around porch, lavish grounds and mature gardens with pool and pool house. Charming fireplaces, color throughout, elegant, sun room, garden room, huge kitchen, black and white floors, high ceilings, circular drive, 1.5 acres, 7 marble fireplaces.
Town of Bellport does not allow any shoots earlier than 8am
White wood exterior, porch, parquet floors, chandeliers, crown molding, built-in bookshelves, French doors, pedestal sink, uneven ceilings, shed, patio, columns, statues, circle driveway, big yard, wallpaper
All floors must be protected, booties must be worn over shoes
Areas of use determined in advance
Artwork may not be shot in its entirety, Artwork may not be moved
Motorhome mandatory, no production inside the house (at times it can be done for special fees). Furniture movement must be approved in advance, and may be denied