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What $500K rents you in Wainscott

For those with a healthy budget, check out these amazing Wainscott homes

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can buy or rent for a certain price in the Hamptons.

Today’s price: $500,000 from Memorial Day to Labor Day in Wainscott. Though Memorial Day has passed, we’re thinking that it would cost about the same to get these rentals starting in June.

Goose Creek: $495K

Goose Creek photos: Corcoran

Famous for being a celebrity-filled home with lots of notable residents and having the largest private screening room in the Hamptons—which can seat up to 110 people—Goose Creek is available to rent in addition to being up for sale. To rent this 19,000-square-foot beauty, it’ll cost nearly half a million dollars for the entire summer.

There are nine bedrooms and 11 bathrooms inside, set on 5.5 acres of land. Outside, there’s an outdoor living area and pool.

Modern Wainscott Rental: $450K

Wainscott Rental Photos: Brown Harris Stevens

This unique Wainscott home could be yours for the summer for a slightly less $450,000. Built in 2010, the 13,000-square-foot home has seven bedrooms and nine and a half bathrooms. There’s also two wood-burning fireplaces, a solarium, chef’s kitchen with a dumb waiter, and a wine bar. Other interior features include bass wood cathedral ceilings, sound-proof ceilings in the media room downstairs, spa rooms, and an elevator that services all levels.

Outside, the dining area is covered by wisteria while an outdoor kitchen, 70-foot heated infinity pool, Har-Tru tennis court, and vegetable garden can be found nearby.

Kilkare: $395K

Kilkare Photos: Sotheby’s

The iconic Kilkare estate—which is also available for sale at $45 million—could be your summer retreat for $395,000 this summer. Built in 1877 by ship carpenters, the 5,000-square-foot home has endured storms and hurricanes off the ocean in its 141 years standing.

Sited on 3.4 oceanfront acres in the Georgica Association, there are seven bedrooms, seven and a half bathrooms, pumpkin pine floors, nine fireplaces, and 85 windows. Outside, there’s a pool, zen garden, and private walkway to the beach.


Which Wainscott home would you want to rent for the summer?

This poll is closed

  • 15%
    Goose Creek: $495K
    (6 votes)
  • 10%
    Modern Wainscott Rental: $450K
    (4 votes)
  • 75%
    Kilkare: $395K
    (30 votes)
40 votes total Vote Now

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