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A house at this location is recorded on maps as early as 1858.
TO LET OR FOR SALE
Brookhaven is on the Montauk Division of the L.I.R.R., sixty-one miles from Pennsylvania or Flatbush Stations. Six miles east of Patchogue. House is less than a mile from the R.R. Station.
The property has a long frontage on Carman's River and is near to Great South Bay.
In the summer ferries run twice a day, from dock adjoining property to Smith's Point Beach.
There is a clear grove of about 10 acres, and more than twenty-six acres in all.
The barn will hold two automobiles or three horses and four carriages. The house has fifteen rooms, sits back from the street almost two hundred yards, faces south and commands unobstructed view of the bay. The rooms are neatly furnished and everything in good condition. Cellar under the whole house and all windows and porch screened. Beautiful sun parlor, three open fire places, two bath rooms, electric lights, laundry tubs, etc. Weber piano and row boat go with place. Large garden, with abundance of asparagus, red and black currants, raspberries, strawberries, gooseberries and front trees. Excellent water and healthy surroundings.
No better place for sailing, canoeing, bathing and fishing.
For further particulars and terms communicate with
CARMAN R. LUSH (Owner)
Handwritten at the bottom: In the 1920A. Purchased in 1932 from the Carman Lush Estate by Bernardine B. Michelsen.
The Lush House is just barely visible in the distance at the far right.
Photograph is by Frederick Kost.