2 Penn St,
Rehoboth Beach, De 19971
$14,900,000

"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.


Essentials

MLS Number
Desu129744
List Price
$14,900,000
Bedrooms
7
Full Baths
5
Half Baths
1
Standard Status
Active
Year Built
1920
New Construction
N
Property Type
Residential
Waterfront
Y

Interior

Heating
Central, zoned
Heating Fuel
Oil
Cooling
Central A/c, zoned
Hot Water
Electric
Fireplace Features
Wood
Fireplace
Y
Flooring
Carpet, hardwood, marble, tile/brick
Square Footage
7800

Exterior

Architectural Style
Traditional
Construction Materials
Cedar, shingle Siding, stick Built
Roof
Shingle, wood
Garage Spaces Count
3.00
Outdoor Living Structures
Brick, breezeway, patio(s), porch(es), terrace

Location

Address
2 Penn St, Rehoboth Beach, De
Subdivision Name
None Available
Acres
0.94
Lot Features
Landscaping, subdivision Possible
View
Ocean, lake
Lot Size Dimensions
150 X 250
MLS Area
Lewes Rehoboth Hundred (31009)


Interior Features

  • Breakfast Area
  • Built-Ins
  • Carpet
  • CeilngFan(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

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

Additional Information

Parking Features
Stone Driveway
Pool Features
In Ground, heated
SchoolDistrictName
Cape Henlopen
Sewer Septic
Public Sewer
Tax Annual Amount
$9,626
Water Source
Public


Listing courtesy of Jack Lingo - Rehoboth.