Sure, these properties need some love, elbow grease and a pile of cash to look their best, but that’s where you come in. In honor of Curbed Renovation Week, we’ve mapped a fixer-upper worth the investment in various Hamptons towns, from a 620 square foot Noyack cottage to a contemporary near the ocean in Sagaponack.Read More
10 Fixer-Uppers on the Market in the Hamptons
Prices ranging from $365K to $5.75M
Asking price: $1.6M
Size: 4 bedroom, 3 bath, 3730sf, 0.4 acre
The skinny: This spacious house is suffering from a bad case of the 1990s. Of course, the real star here is the 148 feet of frontage on the Great Peconic Bay. It’s all about the views.
Asking price: $399K
Size: 4 bedroom, 2 bath, 1356sf, 0.18 acre
The skinny: This would be a great buy for an investor, as it’s a legal two-family containing two apartments, each with two bedrooms and a bath. There’s also deeded water access to North Sea Harbor.
Asking price: $4.995M
Size: 6 bedrooms, 3 baths, 3000sf on 1 acre
The skinny: This compound is the last piece of the Phillips farm, owned by the family since 1670. In the Southampton estate section, the property offers a main house built in 1899, a guest cottage with two bedrooms and one full bath, which used to be an estate boathouse on Lake Agawam, a pool house with a studio apartment, a garage, barn and shed.
Asking price: $575K
Size: 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 1255sf, 0.55 acre
The skinny: Set on over a half acre in the quiet Water Mill countryside, this house is ripe for expansion and renovation. Add a pool, too, as there’s plenty of room. The location makes for easy access to ocean or bay beaches as well as Water Mill, Bridgehampton, and Sag Harbor towns.
Asking price: $5.75M
Size: 4 bedroom, 3 bath, 1800sf, 1.03 acre
The skinny: This house needs some work to bring it out of the swinging 60s. If you add a second story, you can gain views of Sagg Pond; as it is, there’s a pool, garage, and decking to listen to the close-by ocean.
Asking price: $365K
Size: 2 bedroom, 1 bath, 620sf, 0.11 acre
The skinny: A tiny cottage on a tiny plot: but the price is tiny, too. In the Pine Neck community, it’s easy walking distance to the beach and just a few minutes to the shops and restaurants of Sag Harbor.
East Hampton Northwest
Asking price: $659K
Size: 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 1400sf, 0.63 acre
The skinny: This 60s house, surrounded by tall trees, is close to the harbor and town. There’s a freeform pool in the peaceful backyard.
Asking price: $500K
Size: 3 bedroom, 1 bath, 1100sf, 0.3 acre
The skinny: This cute 60s ranch is close to town and in the desirable school district. The yard has plenty of room for a pool and the existing garage could be used as a pool house.
Asking price: $4.9M
Size: 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath, 1800sf, 0.74 acre
The skinny: This contemporary beach house is begging to be brought into the 21st century. There is a pool and deeded beach access, along with ocean views.
Asking price: $650K
Size: 1 bedroom, 1 bath, 592sf, 0.4 acre
The skinny: Clutter? What clutter? This cute, tiny, cottage needs updating, but location is great: directly across from Fort Pond, with town, beach, jitney, and LIRR within walking distance.