Christie Brinkley to sell nearly $50 million worth of Hamptons real estate

Key Points
  • Supermodel Christie Brinkley is selling two historic estates in the Hamptons.
  • The first in Sag Harbor, New York, is on the market for $18 million.
  • The other, in Bridgehampton, is listed at $29.5 million.
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Supermodel Christie Brinkley is selling nearly $50 million worth of Hamptons real estate.

Brinkley's Sag Harbor property is on the market for about $18 million.

Christie Brinkley's three-story Colonial mansion in Sag Harbor, New York
Source: Douglas Elliman

The three-story colonial mansion was built in 1843 by a whaling captain. It still features much of its original carpentry, including the wide-plank floors, oak banister and multiple fireplaces. Brinkley purchased the four-bedroom residence in 2004 and completely personalized the space. Modern updates include a luxe soapstone sink and marble counters in the kitchen.

"Everything you see here is a touch of Christie," said Douglas Elliman broker Enzo Morabito, who is the agent for both listings. "It's a mix of the old and the new."

Christie Brinkley's Sag Harbor estate has numerous views of the bay.
Source: Douglas Elliman

Morabito said the home's real value lies beyond its walls; nearly every room overlooks the bay. Just under 4½ acres, the property has a gunite pool, a waterfront fire pit and over 300 feet of sandy beach.

Brinkley's "Tower Hill" compound in Bridgehampton is listed for $29.5 million.

Christie Brinkley to sell $50 million worth of Hamptons real estate

Named for its 50-foot observation tower, the hilltop home was built in 1891. Spanning 20 acres, the estate includes a five-bedroom main house, a four-bedroom guest house, a greenhouse conservatory and a separate artist studio. Outside is a private pond, a tennis court and a 75-foot swimming pool.

An aerial view of Christie Brinkley's Bridgehampton, New York, mansion.
Source: Douglas Elliman

"This house is the epitome of what the Hamptons is about," said Morabito.

The "Uptown Girl" has proven to be a savvy Hamptons real estate investor. Brinkley's extensive renovation of each of the properties preserved their character, while infusing them with her personality.

Brinkley's "Tower Hill" property is listed for $29.5 million.
Source: Douglas Elliman

"The choices of what type of property she has bought is brilliant," said Morabito. "It was all about the land."

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(Correction: An earlier version of this story misstated the number of bedrooms in the main house of the Bridgehampton property.)