Known as Copps Island, it is located just over an hour from New York City in Long Island Sound.

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Copps Island is accessible only by boat and a short ride from the Cove Marina in Norwalk.

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Once en route to the island, residents and visitors will feel as if “they are a million miles away from the hustle, tension, and restrictions of everyday life,” according to the listing.

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Copps Island is one of a handful of private islands for sale outside New York City.

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Petre Island in Carmel, New York, is currently on the market for $9.95 million and also available as a summer short-term rental for $40,000 per month. It boasts two Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired homes and a helipad.

In December, Business Insider’s Libertina Brandt wrote about Potato Island off the coast of Branford, Connecticut, which comes with a boat slip, heated pool, and four-bedroom home dating back to 1912. According to Zillow’s price records, the property is “pending” a $4.9 million sale as of July 15.

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