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$13,900,000
7 Beds
5.5 Baths
7,800 SqFt
0.94 Acre Lot
40,946 Sqft Lot

Property Map

$13,900,000 – 2 Penn Street, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971

Street View

Courtesy of BRYCE LINGO, Jack Lingo – Rehoboth.

Description

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. 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.

Property Details and Features

Property Access

  • Road Frontage Length: 150
  • Paved
  • Private Access

Appliances and Equipment

  • 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

Bathrooms

  • 6 total bathrooms
  • 3 bathrooms on all upper levels
  • 3 bathrooms on main level
  • 5 full bathrooms
  • 2 full bathrooms on main level
  • 1 half bathroom
  • 1 half bathroom on main level

Bedrooms

  • 3 bedrooms on upper levels
  • 7 bedrooms
  • 4 bedrooms on main level

House

  • 7,800 sqft living area
  • 7,800 sqft above grade (finished)
  • Built in 1920
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • 2 levels
  • Traditional
  • Cedar
  • Shingle Siding
  • Stick Built

Cooling

  • Central Air
  • Electric
  • Central A/C
  • Zoned

Exterior Features

  • Extensive Hardscape
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Outside Shower
  • Private Beach
  • Stone Retaining Walls
  • Water Fountains
  • Lawn Sprinkler

Fence

  • Partially
  • Privacy
  • Wood

Fireplaces

  • 4 fireplaces
  • Wood

Floors

  • Carpet
  • Hardwood
  • Marble
  • Tile/Brick

Garage

  • 3 garage spaces

Water

  • Water Access
  • Water Body Name: Atlantic Ocean
  • Water Body Type: Ocean
  • Water Oriented
  • Waterfront Features: Y
  • Sandy Beach

Heating

  • Oil
  • Central
  • Zoned

Interior Features

  • Breakfast Area
  • Built-Ins
  • Carpet
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Exposed Beams
  • Floor Plan – Traditional
  • Formal/Separate Dining Room
  • 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
  • Butlers Pantry
  • Crown Moldings
  • Kitchen – Eat-In

Laundry

  • Basement

Listing

  • 520 days on market
  • $1,782 per sqft

Location

  • County: Sussex
  • Location Type: Oceanfront
  • MLS Area: Lewes Rehoboth Hundred (31009)
  • Subdivision: None Available

Lot

  • 40,959 sqft
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 150 x 250
  • 0.94 acres
  • Landscaping
  • Subdivision Possible

Parking

  • 4 open parking spaces
  • Stone Driveway

Pool

  • In Ground
  • Heated

Property

  • Additional Parcels
  • Other Structures: Above Grade,Below Grade
  • Outdoor Living Structures: Brick,Breezeway,Patio(s),Porch(es),Terrace
  • View: Ocean,Lake

Roof

  • Shingle
  • Wood

Schools

  • School District: CAPE HENLOPEN

Sewer

  • Public Sewer

Taxes

  • County Tax: $975
  • County Tax Pymnt Freq: Annually
  • School Tax: $8,651
  • Tax Annual Amount: $9,626
  • Tax Year: 2018

Utilities

  • Electric Service: 200+ Amp Service,Circuit Breakers
  • Hot Water: Electric
  • Cable TV
  • Phone

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