163 Atlantic Ave - Amagansett South, New York
Introducing The Butterfly House, a modern art piece located just off the Atlantic Ocean in Amagansett, designed by award winning architect Francois de Menil and built to the highest specifications by master builder Ed Bulgin of Bulgin & Associates. Nestled in land preserve on three sides, the owners commissioned Francois de Menil to create an elegant layout that blends seamlessly with its natural surroundings, ocean breezes, and ample light. The dwelling was constructed with reinforced steel, high density concrete, Alaskan yellow cedar siding, stainless steel hardware, and eco-friendly materials for efficient year-round comfort and an extremely small carbon footprint. The interior features a great room with an open living and dining area, 14' south-facing Duratherm sliding doors, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, an enclosed sunroom and an outdoor shower with sky views that invoke James Turrell. Additional details include sleek polished Portland cement radiant heated floors, Duratherm double-paned windows and doors, honed marble vanities, soaking tub, hidden pocket doors, custom beech crafted cabinetry, ceiling fixtures with up-and-down lighting, motorized Lutron shades, floor to ceiling natural fiber curtains, stainless steel Miele washer and dryer, ipe deck for entertaining, a natural coconut fiber water filtration system, alarm system, and an external 48 KW natural gas-powered generator. Building envelope provides room for expanded deck and swimming pool. This beautifully designed dwelling awaits your signature style.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman