Within the Town of Oyster Bay, Long Island, lies the sleepy village of Matinecock, New York. Matinecock is the Algonquin word for “land that overlooks”. Settled by the English in the seventeenth century, these rolling hills are steeped in Native American and Colonial American history. Until the twentieth century, Matinecock was primarily a Quaker farming community. It was in 1928 that the village was incorporated, along with so many others on the distinguished Gold Coast.
Located only a couple of miles inland from the breathtaking North Shore, there countless activities, sites and amenities close at hand. This affluent community is surrounded by exclusive members only clubs for golfing and socializing such as The Mill Creek Club, The Creek Club and Piping Rock Club. Nearby yachting organizations include Glen Cove Yacht Club, Sea Cliff Yacht Club and Sagamore Yacht Club. Whether commuting or visiting for the day, Manhattan is a short thirty-five-mile drive. Between big city accessibility and small town eclectic shops & dining, everything you could need and want is at your fingertips.
The median home price in Matinecock is $1,520,000. Homebuyers will find an array of properties to choose from in styles such as Colonial, Farmhouse and Modern with a wide range of sizes and amenities. With a population that numbers in the hundreds, on 2.7 square miles of land, homebuyers could not find a more serene and picturesque locale. Matinecock is served by the Locust Valley School District. There are a multitude of esteemed private schools in the area as well. Such a tranquil setting, ideal for raising a family.
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