While the Hamptons isn't short of expensive addresses, perhaps none is as elite as the five mile strip of sand on the ocean known as Meadow Lane in Southampton. The street is awash with billionaire Wall Streeters as well as celebrities such as Calvin Klein and Ian Schrager; and with Meadow Lane boasting its own helipad, financiers can get to their weekend place in as little as 40 minutes from Wall Street. Interested in buying? 980 Meadow Lane is available for $32M; if that's too rich for your blood, 1860 Meadow is asking $27M.
Another option: simply park at Coopers Beach for the day, where entrance is $40 and a chair and umbrella rental will run you $25. Enjoying the same beach as David Koch? Priceless.Read More