Home of the Week: Hamptons-inspired estate in Newport Beach

This Hamptons-inspired shingle-clad home in Newport Beach is one of only two dozen waterfront houses on car-free Bay Island. Inside, the harbor-view home is infused with nautical character.

Location: 21 Bay Island, Newport Beach 92661

Asking price: $6.288 million

Year built: 2000


Architect: Kurt Donat

House size: Four bedrooms, six bathrooms, 4,395 square feet

Features: Hardwood floors, white-paneled walls, mahogany cabinets, vaulted and arched ceilings, breakfast bar, den, sun room, bonus room, living room and master bedroom fireplaces, boat slip, commonly owned tennis court and beach, off-site community garage

About the area: In the first half of the year, 31 single-family homes sold in the 92661 ZIP Code at a median price of $1.788 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 22.3% price decrease from the first half last year.

Agents: Steve High, (949) 640-3603, and Evan Corkett, (949) 640-3685, both of Villa Real Estate

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