Waterfront Homes: Long Island Home With Private Dock

When your home is this inviting, who wouldn't want to spend summer on Long Island? Four bedrooms, three baths, a spacious living room and gourmet kitchen give the owners of this Cape Cod-style home in N.Y. plenty of room to entertain guests, while a private dock allows for kayaking and paddle boarding.

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, The Hamptons, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Cape Cod Home on Shelter Island

In addition to the comfortable main residence, this waterfront property on Shelter Island, a town at the eastern end of Long Island, has several other perks: a potting shed, a stone fire pit, quaint walkways and lots of yard to explore.

Potting Shed With Stone Path

This Shelter Island property also includes a potting shed and storage for beach accessories. It's true, even the storage units are charming.

Property Includes Tree Swing

A buoy makes an imaginative swing in the wide open front yard of this Hamptons home. Out back, the house overlooks West Neck Harbor.

Charming Cape Cod-Style Home

A sweet path of stepping stones leads to the front door of this charming home on New York's Shelter Island. Its four bedrooms, spacious yard and fun viewing decks—upper and lower—make the most of the home's peaceful waterfront setting.

Home Includes Water Views

Over half an acre of land wraps around this welcoming Shelter Island home, lawns rolling down to the harbor and multiple decks and porches showing off the view.

Lawn Leads to Private Dock

Located in Shelter Island's West Neck Harbor, the home's property backs right up to the water's edge with views all the way to Noyack Bay.

Backyard and Cape Cod Exterior

The home's shingled Cape Cod exterior weathers to a lovely gray, such a pretty pairing against the green, grassy lawn. Two upper level decks come with bay views.

Wood Pillars Complement Nature

At just over half an acre, this waterfront property has plenty of room for running around and a dock that leads down to water's edge.

Dock Over Open Water

The dock offers access to calm Noyack Bay, ideal for kayaking, canoeing and all kinds of water play.

Dock Perfect for Water Activities

The home's private dock means boating, paddle boarding, fishing...all are on the leisure time menu.

Entry Connects to Dining Room

Some of the home's special details include wide plank oak floors and a sound system that goes throughout the house. Lots of windows keep the pretty setting front and center.

Dining Space Flows Into Kitchen

The pretty branch-like chandelier in this dining room gives a delicacy to the space that instantly makes it feel more special.

Gourmet Galley-Style Kitchen

Marble countertops and chef-grade appliances like a La Cornue range make this kitchen a delight for foodies. The bay view means it's delightful for just about anyone.

Kitchen Includes With Bay Views

In this house, breakfast comes with a harbor view! The long eating bar keeps things beachy with wicker barstools and an unbroken stretch of window looking out onto West Neck Harbor.

Spacious & Stylish Living Room

All the rooms offer views like these, out over the ocean of West Neck Harbor. Sliding glass doors that go almost ceiling high mean instant access to the backyard.

Living Room With Large Sectional

No problem catching the harbor view in this living room, thanks to floor-to-ceiling windows on all the outer walls.

Walls of Windows for Bay Views

The flooring throughout the home's open concept main level is wide plank oak and lots of natural light pours in through walls of windows.

Upper Level Family Room

Part of the home's master suite includes this sitting area, perfect for movie nights with its gas fireplace and large, plush sectional. The ceiling is pine ship lap, a harmonious combination with the oak floors.

Family Room Opens to Back Deck

A large deck keeps warm with a chiminea so that even in cooler weather, this home's harbor and bay views are always accessible.

Bright Master Bedroom

This bedroom's slanted ceiling both opens the room up to the pretty bay views and, thanks to the warm wood paneling, gives it a cozy, tucked-in feel.

Master Bedroom With Wet Bar

This is no ordinary master bedroom. It has truly thought of everything with a lounge, a wet bar, balcony access and a deluxe spa bathroom.

Modern Master Bathroom

This huge master bathroom has a modern sensibility with a marble soaking tub, pine ship lap ceiling and sleek, all-glass walk-in shower.

Green Bedroom With Twin Beds

This Shelter Island home has plenty of room for overnight guests with three bedrooms plus its elegant master bedroom suite. This bedroom feels as fresh as spring in pale green.

White Country Kid's Room With Blue Rug

Is this room made for sleepovers or what? At one end, four bunk beds are built into the wall. The rest of the room feels open as can be with a high arched ceiling, lots of windows and enough floor space for a table and a sofa.

Bedroom With Harbor View

Each of the home's four bedrooms has pretty views out to the harbor. This one picks up the water's color with its blue curtains and crisp blue-and-white bedding.

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