Shell House," the most spectacular private compound on the Atlantic Ocean and Silver Lake in the most desired location along the Delaware coast. This is an ultra-rare opportunity to own an oceanfront estate situated on almost an acre of ocean to lake property, consisting of two building lots (third lot option available). This spacious home originally built in 1920 boasts 7 bedrooms, 6.5 baths, multiple living areas, an abundance of outdoor living space and much more. The sprawling main level is excellent for entertaining with an oversized gourmet kitchen including a 6-burner gas range, two ovens, range hood, Sub-Zero refrigerators, ice maker, built-in microwave, marble countertops, travertine tile floors, wet bar area and butler's pantry. The expansive living room features a wood-burning fireplace, gorgeous exposed beams and antique tile floors. In addition, a formal dining room with hardwood floors and wood-burning fireplace, separate den and two wings, each with two guest bedrooms. Continue upstairs to find a luxurious master suite overlooking the ocean and Silver Lake, featuring a wood-burning fireplace and twin bathrooms. In addition, the second level includes two guest bedrooms with ensuite baths. Enjoy warm summer days in one of the various outdoor living areas including a beautiful courtyard with fountain, in-ground pool overlooking Silver Lake, oceanfront brick patio, formal gardens and more. Words cannot describe this property - it is truly profound.
|DAYS ON MARKET||235||LAST UPDATED||1/31/2019|
|TRACT||NONE AVAILABLE||YEAR BUILT||1920|
|COMMUNITY||Sussex County||GARAGE SPACES||3.0|
|PROPERTY TYPE(S)||Single Family|
|School District||CAPE HENLOPEN|
|AIR||Central A/C, Zoned|
|APPLIANCES||Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Icemaker, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Six Burner Stove, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater|
|BASEMENT||Partial, Partially Finished, Yes|
|CONSTRUCTION||Cedar, Shingle Siding, Stick Built|
|EXTERIOR||Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Lawn Sprinkler, Outside Shower, Private Beach, Stone Retaining Walls, Water Fountains|
|GARAGE||Stone Driveway, Yes|
|INTERIOR||Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Exposed Beams, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Kitchen - Table Space, Master Bath(s), Master Bedroom - Ocean Front, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors|
|LOT DESCRIPTION||Landscaping, Subdivision Possible|
|LOT DIMENSIONS||150 x 250|
|POOL DESCRIPTION||In Ground,Heated|
|WATER ACCESS||Private Access|
|WATERFRONT DESCRIPTION||Sandy Beach|
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