Where all the Best Homes Start!

Click HERE to read the June 25, 2011 Newsday story about my architectural models of many Houses in the Hamptons, before they were built.

Click HERE to see more photos of models of houses in the Hamptons on Curbed Hamptons.
Click HERE to read, "A VIEW FROM ABOVE" about the exhibit on 27east as featured in the Southampton Press.

Phenomenal Places, an exhibiton of architectural models created by Gary Lawrance, A.I.A.

Architectural Model of Claverack/Keewaydin in Southampton, New York.
Architectural Model of a residence designed by Peter Cook, AIA.
Architectural Model of a residence designed by Francis Fleetwood.
Architectural Model of a residence designed by Peter Cook, AIA.

 PHENOMENAL PLACES: Architectural Models by Gary Lawrance, AIA
LOCATION:            Rogers Mansion, 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton
EXHIBIT DATES:     Through September Saturday, September 3, 2011
TIME:                      11:00 am to 4:00 pm, Tuesdays through Saturdays
FEE:                         $4 adults, free for members and children 17 and under
Gary Lawrance is an architect whose firm, Lawrance Architectural Presentations, provides architectural models and development services to architects, landscape architects and interior designers. He will exhibit a dozen scale models of   homes, including many designed by prominent local architects, including Francis Fleetwood, Peter Cook, Preston Philips, Kitty McCoy and Frank Greenwald, some of which can be found  full-size in the Hampton's and other parts of Long Island.Mr. Lawrance is also the author of the recent bestselling book, " Houses of the Hampton's, 1880-1930" , with Anne Surchin, Acanthus Press 2007. He also writes two popular blogs," Houses of the Hamptons" and " Mansions of the Gilded Age.

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PO Box 303, Southampton, NY 11969
(631) 283-2494
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Corzine Mansion at Sagaponack before Demolition.

Click HERE to see the Corzine mansion which was recently demolished while it was for sale.

Just a Little House in the Hamptons

Click HERE to read a great article from New York Magazine about summer homes in the Hamptons circa 1968.

Meadow Lane, Southampton, New York

Click the link below to read about on
hampton hostess: A LANE DIVIDED

Halsey Neck Lane Mansion in Southampton, New York

Click HERE to see this amazing house from " Homes of the Rich", located off Halsey Neck Lane in Southampton. This recently built house by architect Jeff Gibbons replaced a French style house that was once owned by Magda Gabor, was destroyed in 2004  fire while owned by Lucille and Bob Roberts, the founders of Lucille Roberts Gyms.

More about the house on the links below,
See the Roberts town house below, listed for 90 million! 
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Classic Southampton Mansion

Click HERE to read about on Exotic Excess.

Linden Estate on Ox Pasture Road, Southampton, New York

Click HERE to read about on Exotic Excess