214 W Cape Shores Drive, Lewes, DE 19958

$2,700,000
9
BD
7
BA
5,700
SqFt
List Price
$2,700,000
Days On Market
14
Status
ACTIVE
MLS#
DESU158510
Bedrooms
9
Bathrooms
7
Full Baths
5
Half Baths
2
Living Area
5,700
Lot Size (Acres)
0.23
Style
Coastal, Contemporary
Year Built
1998
County
Sussex
School District
Cape Henlopen

Property Description

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).

Additional Information

Area
Lewes Rehoboth Hundred (31009)
Subdivision
Cape Shores
Taxes
$7368
HOA Fee
$2,500
HOA Frequency
Annually
Interior Features
Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Kitchen/Living, Combination Kitchen/Dining, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Elevator, Entry Level Bedroom, Floor Plan - Open, Family Room Off Kitchen, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Master Bath(s), Master Bedroom - Bay Front, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Soaking Tub, Stall Shower, Store/Office, Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors, Combination Dining/Living
Amenities
Beach, Community Center, Pier/Dock, Tennis Courts, Water/Lake Privileges, Pool - Outdoor, Swimming Pool
School District
Cape Henlopen
Fireplaces
2
Fireplace Description
Double Sided, Fireplace - Glass Doors, Gas/Propane, Mantel(s)
Flooring
Carpet, Hardwood, Tile/Brick
Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
2
Exterior Features
Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Secure Storage, Street Lights, Outside Shower
Community Amenities
Beach, Community Center, Pier/Dock, Tennis Courts, Water/Lake Privileges, Pool - Outdoor, Swimming Pool
View
Bay, Harbor, Ocean, Panoramic
Heating
Forced Air, Heat Pump - Gas BackUp, Heat Pump(s)
Heating Fuel
Electric, Propane - Leased
Cooling
Central A/C
Roof
Architectural Shingle
Utilities
Cable TV, Electric Available, Propane, Sewer Available, Water Available
Water
Public
Sewer
Public Sewer
Lot Lease Amount
$10
Lot Lease Amount Frequency
Annually

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Listing courtesy of Jack Lingo - Rehoboth.