Settled in 1682, Greenport is the North Fork's quintessential Whaling Captain's village with a distinct New England flair. Historically famous for its significant whaling and fishing port, life on the water is still the focus in Greenport. Charter fishing boats, impressive yachts, and casual sailors enjoy all Greenport has to offer year-round.
Greenport is a tourism hub with enticing restaurants like Noah’s and American Beech keeping foodies coming back for more. Oenophiles appreciate Kontokosta Winery on the bluff of Long Island Sound for the wines and the breathtaking views. Shucking oysters at Little Creek Oyster Farm & Market on Bootleggers Alley is how many spend an afternoon before checking out night spots Brix & Rye and Claudio’s. With so much to do, Greenport is still the place to see and be seen on the North Fork.
When it comes to North Fork real state stately Victorian homes and tree-lined lanes add to the charm of this waterfront village. No trip to Greenport is complete without a stroll along Main Street and Front Street for a bit of shopping and sightseeing. The centerpiece of the village is the colorful carousel in Mitchell Park – host to a summer concert series and ice skating all winter long.
When considering homes for sale on the North Fork of Long Island, New York, Town & Country Real Estate has a property to show you in Greenport that fits your interests and North Fork lifestyle, whether it be a forever home, summer house, vacation rental, or investment property.