The three-story shingle-style cottage, located at at 1 Lily Pond Lane and situated on 1.5 acres of land, offers a super-impressive 13 bedrooms and 10 baths.

The iconic Frederick G. Potter House in East Hampton, a lavish and opulent 7,500-square-foot estate originally constructed in 1905, is reportedly on the open market for a whopping $25 million.


Long Islanders with exceedingly deep pockets who are looking for a new home may wish to consider the three-story shingle-style cottage, with the residence – located at at 1 Lily Pond Lane and situated on 1.5 acres of land – offering a super-impressive 13 bedrooms and 10 baths.


The Frederick G. Potter House – which has been for sale since September 2023 – is located in affluent neighborhood that several celebrities call home, including 80’s rocker Jon Bon Jovi – who lives right next door – as well as businesswoman and TV personality Martha Stewart.


“A once-in-generations opportunity to own an East Hampton icon. The Frederick G. Potter House is a grand shingle-style cottage commanding the approach to Main Beach and the entrance to Lily Pond Lane, built in 1905 by renowned architect Joseph Greenleaf Thorp,” the Compass listing reads. “Situated on a sprawling 1.5-acre estate, the three-story home offers panoramic views from Hook Pond to the Atlantic Ocean. Gentle sounds of surf and a refreshing breeze signal its close proximity to legendary Main Beach up the block and Hook Pond across the street.”


The listing also goes in-depth on the many features and amenities that the lavish home offers.


“The main level features an array of spacious rooms, each with unique charm: a welcoming foyer and sun room, a private study, two comfortable living areas, a formal dining room, a well-appointed kitchen, and an intimate second dining area,” it reads. “Step outside the kitchen onto a large brick patio, perfect for al fresco dining with under open skies surrounded by beautiful gardens and ancient perimeter trees. The expansive grounds offer rolling lawns and an elevated pool area, ideal for relaxation and enjoyment on sunny days. Adjacent to the pool, a charming pool house offers convenience and a respite from the sun’s rays. Venture upstairs to find seven bedrooms and six bathrooms on the second floor, including a primary suite with dual full bathrooms.” 


“Ascend to the third floor, offering seven more bedrooms and two bathrooms. Large gracious porches around the first and second floors provide comfortable lounging areas with commanding ocean views,”thr listing concludes. “The Frederick G. Potter House is more than a home; it’s a cherished testament to East Hampton’s enduring heritage. Embrace the past and secure your future with this exceptional estate. Contact us today for an exclusive viewing.”


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