Monday, January 18, 2021

Raising the bar

A Shelter Island Heights home with quite possibly the best home bar ever comes to the market for £1.2 million

 

There are homes with bars and then there’s this 4,000 square foot “plantation-style house” on 6 acres just outside Shelter Island Heights, New York. It is for sale for $1.875 million (£1.2 million) and features a two-storey barn that has been converted into a drinker’s paradise.

 

Raising the bar - A Shelter Island Heights home with quite possibly the best home bar ever comes to the market for £1.2 million
The property comes with quite possibly the best home bar ever

Raising the bar - A Shelter Island Heights home with quite possibly the best home bar ever comes to the market for £1.2 million
The barn also features a games room and a rather rustic kitchen

Raising the bar - A Shelter Island Heights home with quite possibly the best home bar ever comes to the market for £1.2 million
The house is situated at the corner of Ferry Road and West Neck Road just outside of Shelter Island Heights

 

Built in 1911 for a local politician and farmer named Evans K. Griffing, the main house includes 6 bedrooms and ample entertaining space, but what is truly impressive is the party barn within the grounds. Used for what Americans term “benefits” and jazz concerts, this space includes a bar, games room and kitchen. It is currently kitted out with everything a drinker might desire and in addition there are also two covered verandas for outdoor dining to the front of the property.

 

Raising the bar - A Shelter Island Heights home with quite possibly the best home bar ever comes to the market for £1.2 million
There are also two covered terraces that are equally ideal for entertaining

Raising the bar - A Shelter Island Heights home with quite possibly the best home bar ever comes to the market for £1.2 million
The interior of the house includes what the agents term “many original details”

Raising the bar - A Shelter Island Heights home with quite possibly the best home bar ever comes to the market for £1.2 million
Guests can sleep off their indulgences in a choice of six bedrooms

 

For sale through Penelope A. Moore of the Saunders & Associates realty firm, there is space on the plot for a tennis court and swimming pool: Perfect for working off last night’s hangover.

 

 

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