A Waterfront Queen Anne Home on Shelter Island Lists for $8.875M

This Queen Anne home on Shelter Island lists for $8.875M.The current owners of a seven-bedroom waterfront Queen Anne home on Shelter Island—built in 1884 for Dr. Richard Salter Storrs, a minister who spoke at both Abraham Lincoln’s funeral and the opening of the Brooklyn Bridge—restored many details and replaced others, such as the cedar shingles, with replicas, according to Penelope Moore of Saunders & Associates, who holds the $8.875 million listing.

The historic façade. The living room walls are painted a cheerful seafoam green. A family room boasts bright navy walls. The dining room looks out over the water. An aerial view of the estate.