A Nod to 1880’s Shingle

Rooted in the 1880s, the village of Quogue in the Hamptons is now a thriving summer resort. The many historic Shingle Style homes as well as new houses recalling that style create a gracious vernacular throughout the town. Our client’s new 6,000 square-foot shingle house echoes this period in a variety of features: its gambrel roof, porches, diamond windows; columns on both the exterior and bead-board paneling; case work with built-in benches and cabinetry; rope and star trim details; and coffered interior ceilings. An octagonal tower housing the library and guest room above is reminiscent of the many windmills found in early Quogue. With a focus on entertaining, the formal and informal spaces offer easy circulation that flows onto porches, gardens and the pool.



Beyond the Gate
American Classic
House on the Pond
House in the Historic Village
Cotswolds in Connecticut
Dune Cottage
Hamptons Summer House
Shingle Style Overlooking Beach
Lakeside Country House
House Overlooking the Meadow
Small Gem in the Fields
North Shore Carriage House
Stone Splendor on the Sound
Contemporary Shingle on the Sound
Tidal River View
Above the Dunes
Sea Grass on the Bay
Shingle Style on the Point
European Splendor on Connecticut Shore
Island Haven
Scott’s Cove Waterfront