oyster bay cove

A grand, colonial mansion on an expansive, 2.5-acre estate is listed for sale at 16 Forest Ct. in Oyster Bay Cove.

This enormous property has loads of luxurious amenities, including an inground swimming pool and pool house, a wine cellar, tennis and basketball courts, a 3-hole putting green and range, and a large outdoor seating area with an outdoor fireplace.

Built in 1888, the home itself is elaborately elegant with many classic architectural details inside and out. The first floor boasts an entry foyer with a grand staircase, a sun-drenched, formal living room with a fireplace, a formal dining room with a fireplace and large windows, and a gourmet, eat-in kitchen with doors that lead to a private backyard patio.

The house has a total of five bedrooms, five full bathrooms, and two half bathrooms. The second floor hosts the master suite, two additional bedrooms, and laundry room. On the third floor, there is another bedroom, full bathroom, and den/office. The full, finished basement houses the den/playroom and the wine cellar.

The home is nestled in a gated community, the Tall Oaks development, surrounded by well-kept landscaping. It is located in the Cold Spring Harbor School District.

The asking price is $3,499,000, not including the annual property tax of $43,616.

The real estate agents listed for the property are Angela Dooley and Nicholas Colombos, of Compass Greater NY LLC, who can be reached at 516-517-4751.

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