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Gary DePersia’s name has become synonymous with the best in Hamptons real estate. From Southampton to Montauk and from Sagaponack to Shelter Island, he is known as the “go-to” man when looking to buy, sell, rent, or invest in the Hamptons. To whet your appetite, take a look at two of his exquisite listings and find him at Corcoran.

Gary DePersia is a licensed associate real estate broker at the Corcoran Group.

Call 516.380.0538 or email

941 Head of Pond Road, Water Mill 

This beauty is a world-class estate by East End Building Company, on nearly 1.5 acres, offering expansive southern views over vast stretches of farmland. This new eight-bedroom offers understated elegance and exquisite craftsmanship throughout nearly 10,000 square feet on three levels of living space. A dramatic double-height paneled foyer begins a journey through a superb floor plan, including a great room with a fireplace, opening to a covered patio. The state-of-the-art kitchen has an eat-in area and a butler’s pantry leading to the formal dining room. The guest master suite has a fireplace and expansive bathroom with its own covered porch. An expansive mud room leads to the three-car garage. Upstairs, the master wing offers fireplaces warming both the sleeping chamber and a separate sitting room with wet bar. A dressing room, walk-in closets, and a private terrace adjoin a luxurious bathroom. Four additional bedrooms with bathrooms are also on the second floor. The finished lower level offers a wine cellar, home theater, gym, billiards room, and a two-bedroom guest or staff suite. Both a three-season room with heated floors and fireplace and separate screened porch off the kitchen offer lead to both covered and uncovered patios that overlook a beautiful landscape of lush lawns and specimen trees that frame the Gunite pool and spa, pool house, and sunken tennis court. A historic barn is being repurposed as an arrival gatehouse that will house three additional vehicles. Perfection in the farm fields of Water Mill. See it all at Priced at $7,990,000.

Old Montauk Highway, Montauk 

Designed by renowned architect James Biber FAIA, of Biber Architects and Pentagram Design, an exceptionally unique ocean-front compound sprawls across four acres along 300 feet of pristine Montauk beachfront. The main house with 5,500 square feet on three levels sits on its own two oceanfront acres and includes a gourmet kitchen, dining room, step-down living room, and striking interior walkway. A second-story sitting room above the master includes a roof-top deck and wraparound terraces. The high-ceiling lower level boasts a custom sky-lighted gym, dramatic screening room, wine cellar, and storage. The approximately 2,400-square-foot guest house is poised high above the ocean on its own two-acre parcel featuring two bedrooms, one bath, eat-in kitchen, lounge, and continuous outside deck. Both houses were custom built by Men at Work Construction to withstand hurricane-force winds and each is built from the highest quality wood, steel, stone, and glazed brick. Other amenities include the HVAC, which includes radiant heat, running quietly on high-efficiency geothermal wells, five fireplaces, a heated Gunite infinity-edge pool, Jacuzzi, and cabana. Both the American Institute of Architects and the American Architecture Awards honored the property.  For the complete story go to Priced at $21,000,000.

Gary DePersia is a licensed associate real estate broker at the Corcoran Group. Call 516.380.0538 or email