Dedicated to the preservation of Long Island's 'gold coast' estates and other things old.
Monday, May 14, 2012
'Groendak', the Parker Douglas Handy estate designed by C.P.H. Gilbert c. 1900 in the North Country Colony in Glen Cove with landscaping by Ellen Biddle Shipman. Handy was president and chairman of the board of Handy & Harmon, bankers and dealers in bullion. Handy died in 1929 at the age of 71 and 'Groendak' has since been demolished.