Aug. 7, 1908-Aug. 31, 2008
Following Jessie Burke’s murder on Sunday, police closed off Payne Avenue during their investigation.
“This was my chosen land, so to come up with a house like this, it’s like fulfilling my dream,” Bruna Maney said of her historic Amagansett house.
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Stairs from the kitchen to the second story show wear from generations of footsteps.
A bake oven in the back wall of the fireplace’s firebox indicates that the Talmage Barnes house may be even older than originally thought, according to Robert Hefner, a historic preservation consultant. After 1790 or 1800, they were usually set in a different spot.