Escape to the serenity of the sea! Bay breezes & healing salt air welcome you to this 9-bedroom, 5.5-bathroom coastal retreat. Gourmet kitchen highlights include a 6-burner cooktop, double oven, island, & stainless-steel appliances. Beyond the kitchen is the dining room & great room, which offers an elegant fireplace & captivating Bay views. This steel-frame, custom home by a premier builder offers commercial-grade hardwood, tile, & carpeted floors; elevator access to all levels; laundry room with two sets of washers and dryers; oversized garage with ample space for bikes & kayaks; security system & electric storm shutters to ensure home safety; & 3-zone heating/AC.The architect of this home designed a relaxing oasis where you can absorb & appreciate all of nature's beauty. Enjoy Bay sunrises from the deck & from most rooms. Moreover, take morning walks along the beach to Cape Henlopen State Park's ocean coastline, where you can savor close-up views of the two magnificent lighthouses. Panoramas of the bay allow you to de-stress while watching both the Cape May-Lewes Ferry cross the Delaware Bay as well as the pilot boat take pilots to escort ships en route to Philadelphia. In the evening, when stars light up the sky, you can retreat to your media, fitness, or billiard rooms or catch up on last-minute details in your office. No matter the time of day, this home is truly an amazing place where you will make lasting memories.This home can not be duplicated at the asking price & is being offered at appraised value. It is an extraordinary investment which, although never rented, boasts a rental income potential of $150K+ ($12K/per peak weeks). The property is located in Cape Shores, a premier community which offers private beachfront access, kayaking, paddleboarding, a community pool, tennis courts, & a pier. Additionally, Cape Shores is just a short bike ride to Cape Henlopen State Park & provides easy access to bike trails heading to both Rehoboth Beach & downtown Historic Lewes. Please note that Lewes Beach properties have a nominal 99-year land lease which is incorporated into the city taxes (land granted by William Penn).
Listing courtesy of Jack Lingo - Rehoboth.