• 7 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 7,800 sq ft
  • 40,959 lot
  • $13,900,000
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"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.
MLS #DESU129744Days on Market432
Last Updated4/6/2020Year Built1920
Garage Spaces3CountySussex
Total Parking3StatusActive
Property Type(s)Residential, Residential / Detached

Additional Features & Details

Above Grade Fin SQFT
  • 7800
Above Grade Fin SQFT Source
  • Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Units
  • Square Feet
Accessibility Features
  • None
Additional Parcels YN
  • Y
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
Architectural Style
  • Traditional
Automatically Update Tax Values Y/N
  • N
Basement Type
  • Partial
  • Partially Finished
Basement YN
  • Y
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels
  • 3
Bathrooms Count Main Level
  • 3.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1
  • 3.00
Bathrooms Full
  • 5
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels
  • 3
Bathrooms Full Main Level
  • 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1
  • 3
Bathrooms Half
  • 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level
  • 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels
  • 3
Bedrooms Count Main Level
  • 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1
  • 3
Below Grade Fin SQFT
  • 0
Below Grade Fin SQFT Source
  • Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Units
  • Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units
  • Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin SQFT
  • 0
Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source
  • Assessor
Building Name
  • none available
Central Air YN
  • Y
Condo/Coop Association YN
  • N
Construction Materials
  • Cedar
  • Shingle Siding
  • Stick Built
Cooling Fuel
  • Electric
Cooling Type
  • Central A/C
  • Zoned
County Tax
  • 975.00
County Tax Pymnt Freq
  • Annually
Distance To Body Of Water
  • 0
Distance To Body Of Water Units
  • Feet
Electric Service
  • 200+ Amp Service
  • Circuit Breakers
Exterior Features
  • Extensive Hardscape
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Lawn Sprinkler
  • Outside Shower
  • Private Beach
  • Stone Retaining Walls
  • Water Fountains
Federal Flood Zone
  • Zone AO
Fencing
  • Partially
  • Privacy
  • Wood
Fireplace Features
  • Wood
Fireplace YN
  • Y
Fireplaces Count
  • 4
Flooring Type
  • Carpet
  • Hardwood
  • Marble
  • Tile/Brick
Garage Features
  • Garage - Side Entry
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Inside Access
Heating Fuel
  • Oil
Heating Type
  • Central
  • Zoned
Heating YN
  • Y
Horse YN
  • N
Hot Water
  • Electric
In City Limits YN
  • N
Interior Features
  • 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
Laundry Type
  • Basement
Legal Subdivision
  • SOUTH REHOBOTH
List Agent State License Number
  • RA-0001746
Listing Agreement Type
  • Exclusive Right
Listing Service Type
  • Full Service
Living Area SQFT Source
  • Estimated
Location Type
  • Oceanfront
Lot Dimensions Source
  • Plat Map/Survey
Lot Features
  • Landscaping
  • Subdivision Possible
Lot Size Dimensions
  • 150 X 250
Lot Size Source
  • Plat Map/Survey
Lot Size Units
  • Square Feet
Municipal Trash Y/N
  • N
Navigable Water YN
  • N
Open Parking Spaces Count
  • 4.00
Outdoor Living Structures
  • Breezeway
  • Brick
  • Patio(s)
  • Porch(es)
  • Terrace
Ownership Interest
  • Fee Simple
Parking Features
  • Stone Driveway
Photo Option
  • Lister Will Upload All
Pool
  • Yes - Personal
Pool Features
  • Heated
  • In Ground
Possession
  • Settlement
Price Per SQFT
  • 1782.05
Property Manager Y/N
  • N
Property Type
  • Residential
Riparian Rights YN
  • N
Road Frontage Length
  • 150
Road Surface Type
  • Paved
Roof
  • Shingle
  • Wood
School District Source
  • Listing Agent
Security Features
  • Security System
Senior Community YN
  • N
Sewer Septic
  • Public Sewer
Spa YN
  • N
Standard Status
  • Active
Story List
  • Main
  • Upper 1
Structure Type
  • Detached
Sub System Locale
  • BRIGHT_MAIN
Sussex DE Quadrants
  • East of Rt 1
Tax Annual Amount
  • 9626.0
Tax ID Number
  • 334-20.06-112.00
Tax Total Finished SQFT
  • 0
Tax Year
  • 2018
Tidal Water YN
  • Y
Total SQFT Source
  • Estimated
Total Taxes Pymnt Freq
  • Annually
Type of Parking
  • Attached Garage
  • Driveway
  • Off Street
Utilities
  • Cable TV
  • Phone
Vacation Rental YN
  • N
View
  • Lake
  • Ocean
Water Access Features
  • Private Access
Water Access YN
  • Y
Water Body Name
  • ATLANTIC OCEAN
Water Body Type
  • Ocean
Water Frontage Length
  • 150
Water Oriented YN
  • Y
Water Source
  • Public
Water View YN
  • Y
Waterfront Features
  • Sandy Beach
Waterfront YN
  • Y
Year Built Source
  • Estimated
Zoning
  • MR
Zoning Dscrp
  • MEDIUM RESIDENTIAL

Zestimate Details for: 2 Penn STREET, Rehoboth Beach, DE

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