Peter Morton

Peter Morton $21M Hamptons Mansion Destroyed by Fierce Fire (video) 2

Peter Morton $21M Hamptons Mansion Destroyed by Fierce Fire (video)

Peter Morton, developer of Hard Rock hotels and restaurants in cities around the world, lost his sprawling East Hampton mansion today (Mar. 18) in a raging fire that burned the beachfront property to the ground. No one was injured and the cause of the fire has yet to be determined. The property has a star-crossed history. It was once at the center of protracted litigation over Morton’s purchase of the sprawling Hampton’s “castle” in 1998....