In the prestigious Town of Oyster Bay on the North Shore of Long Island, New York, you will find the charming hamlet of Glen Head approximately twenty-five miles east of Manhattan. The community has exceptional neighbors including Sea Cliff to the north, Greenvale to the south, Old Brookville to the east, and Roslyn to the west. Considered to be part of the renowned “Gold Coast” of the North Shore, the area is known for its upscale suburban lifestyle and long-standing affluence.
While slightly less exclusive than some of its neighboring communities, Glen Head affords residents a long list of exceptional amenities and advantages. There are picturesque historic areas nearby, in addition to nature preserves, parks, beaches, and country clubs. At the Station Plaza and along Glen Cove Road there are fabulous shopping and dining opportunities, and Manhasset’s Miracle Mile and the Broadway Mall in Hicksville are also in proximity. This easy access to shopping, dining, recreation, and entertainment make Glen Head a popular destination among homebuyers. Homes for sale in Glen Head include new construction as well as mansions dating back to the Revolutionary War. Glen Head real estate also includes a wide variety of single-family homes such as ranch, Cape Cod, split-level, and colonial styles.
To the south of Glen Head sits another remarkable village, that of Sea Cliff. Sea Cliff is situated on the shoreline of Hempstead Harbor and is also in the Town of Oyster Bay. Glen Cove is to the east, and Glenwood Landing is to the south of this tiny waterfront village. Comprised of roughly one square mile, Sea Cliff is known for its artists’ colony atmosphere and friendly residents, almost more so than its diverse real estate opportunities. In Sea Cliff, homebuyers will find smaller cottages, beautifully restored Victorians, grand mansions, bungalows, and suburban subdivisions. Most of the newer homes in Sea Cliff are located on the eastern edge of the village. If you would like to learn more about available properties in Glen Head or homes for sale in Sea Cliff, please allow us to assist you and contact us at your earliest convenience.
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