5 BARNACLE CT, BETHANY BEACH, Delaware
Pool: Yes - Community
5 Bedrooms, 5 Baths, 0 Half Baths
Start your Delaware beach story in this amazing new listing in the desirable Salt Pond community. Welcome to 5 Barnacle Court, Bethany Beach, Delaware. This wonderful home will not stay on the market long. Nestled among beautiful trees in a quiet cul-de-sac, yet just steps from all the action, this home with four primary suites, endless room to entertain and loads of charm is a beach lover’s dream and the perfect home for full time living, beach house getaway, or rental property. As you pull in the driveway with ample guest parking, you are greeted by beautiful landscaping, an inviting front porch and the door into your dream beach house. The large living room with stunning hardwood floors has a gas fireplace, recessed lights, two coat closets and a guest bath. Off the living room is an enormous main level primary suite with full bath and one of two doors to a light filled office, nursery, or sitting room with beautiful tree views, stunning transom windows and Saltillo tile floors. Also beyond the living room, right in the heart of the home where it belongs, is the large kitchen with center island and prep sink, Jenn Air gas cooktop, double door pantry and adjoining dining space. As in all well designed homes, the kitchen serves as the center hub, with rooms for entertaining in every direction. There is a huge sun room with stunning views of the trees and a door opening to the inviting outdoor patio, just begging for an evening cookout with friends after a hard day relaxing at the beach. Even the garage in this house is special. The extra deep, extra wide two car garage has an additional garage door at the back that opens to the patio making home projects and entertaining large groups a breeze. The beautiful trees and landscaping with pastoral views beyond make this a peaceful place to relax. Back inside and heading upstairs are three enormous bedroom suites and the laundry room. The first of the suites has vaulted ceilings, huge windows, extra closet space and en suite bath with a jetted soaking tub as well as a private deck. The second suite also offers high ceilings, and another private bath with jetted soaking tub and lots of generous closet space. The third bedroom makes for a perfect family guest suite with large bedroom, full bath, laundry room as well as a second generously sized bedroom within the suite. This home has endless possibilities and charm and should be first on your list of home to see if you are looking in the Bethany Beach area. In addition to being less than a mile from the beach, the Salt Pond Community offers a mid-length, executive 18-hole golf course, a community recreational center, indoor and outdoor pools, tennis and pickleball courts, a children's play area, and many other amenities. The community is composed of single family homes and town homes all nestled in established, tree filled streets with wonderful walking and bike paths nearby. Many residents are full time while others maintain seasonal homes. Salt Pond is uniquely situated for Delaware beach lovers, as it is about midway between the resort communities of Rehoboth Beach, Delaware to the north and Ocean City, Maryland to the south. Rental projection available upon request.
Priced to sell: $949,000
Listing Broker: Compass
116 SOFT SHELL CV, BETHANY BEACH, Delaware
Pool: Yes - Community
5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, 1 Half Baths
116 Soft Shell Cove, a beautiful 5 Bedroom/3.5 Bath home in Salt Pond, features a broad front porch for sitting or rocking while keeping up with nearby neighbors or keeping an eye open for expected guests. Step into the Foyer and the large Great Room with wood floors that continue into the Dining Room, Kitchen and Sitting Room. The Great Room enjoys multiple spaces for visiting: a table for four to play cards or complete a jigsaw puzzle, a sectional couch for TV viewing, and a bay window with sitting space (and storage beneath). A two-sided propane gas Fireplace trimmed in marble with a beautiful wood mantle also warms the Great Room and adjacent Den. The Great Room, Dining Room with sliding glass doors to a wonderful 3 Season Room enjoy exceptional golf course views as far as the eye can see. The Kitchen, with direct pass-through to the Dining Room, enjoys high ceilings and a transom window that lets in loads of light from above. The Kitchen’s off-white appliances (a range with electric cooktop & self-cleaning oven, a built-in microwave, refrigerator with icemaker and dishwasher) are complimented by matching cabinets. The countertops and pass-through are trimmed with custom tile for a unique finished look. Beyond the Dining Room and 3 Season Room is a large open deck with plenty of seating, two circular tables (one with an umbrella) and a hot tub with cover. A spiral stairway allows you to climb to the large Second Floor Deck and a large walk-in Attic above the 2 Car Garage. The first floor Primary Suite, which is reached from the Great Room, also features a Bay Window overlooking the golf course. The Primary Suite includes a vaulted ceiling, ceiling fan with lighting, built-in bookcase, walk-in closet and linen closet. Its furniture is premium wicker (including King-sized bed). The Primary Bath features a twin basin vanity, large walk-in shower and a separate, large soaking tub with window view. Upstairs, you’ll find four more large Bedrooms (with lush wall-to-wall carpet) and 2 full Baths featuring upgraded ceramic tile plus windows featuring banquettes. A Powder Room and Laundry Room round out first floor features. Don't forget the second Floor Deck with golf course views. In fact, there's so much to see, you’ll have to visit. Don’t forget the outdoor shower… and don’t overlook those fairway views! There’s a 2-Year Cinch Home Warranty with a $100 Deductible for added peace of mind. The Warranty may include an appliance purchase program. Salt Pond, less than a mile from Bethany Beach, features an 18-hole golf course, a recreational center, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, tennis and pickleball courts, a children's play area, among other amenities. You’ll enjoy Salt Pond’s mix of single family homes and town homes, the tree-lined streets that complement them, and the walking trails and bike paths that further enhance the community. Amenities include a community center, fitness center, extraordinary golf course, outdoor and indoor swimming pools with a large Hot Tub, children’s wading pool, tennis & pickleball courts, basketball & volleyball courts, shuffleball & children’s play area. Salt Pond boasts a mix of year-round and part-time residents and easy access to Bethany Beach, directly east, Fenwick Island and Ocean City, MD, south on Route 1; or Dewey Beach, Rehoboth Beach and Lewes, north on Route 1. Welcome Home to Salt Pond!
Priced to sell: $874,000
Listing Broker: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
271 OYSTER SHELL COVE, BETHANY BEACH, Delaware
Pool: Yes - Community
4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 0 Half Baths
Affordable single family home in sought after Salt Pond. This mostly furnished 3 bedroom, 2 bath home, with den and bonus room, nestled amongst mature trees on a large, private lot offers one level living. The cozy den with tv, and sleep sofa affords extra sleeping space when desired, but would make an excellent home office as well, or quiet retreat away from the Great Room. Take a flight of stairs from the enclosed porch up to a large bonus room above the garage with baseboard heat and air-conditioning. Currently furnished with 4 twin beds for overflow guests, this would make an excellent private home office, artist's studio, or craft room - the possibilities are only limited by your imagination! Major updates to this home were made in 2018, including a new roof; new luxury vinyl flooring throughout the home including the upstairs bonus room; new kitchen cabinetry, quartz countertops; tile backsplash,; under cabinet lighting; stainless steel appliances; new front load Maytag washer and dryer. The kitchen features a spacious island with a warm 3" thick custom made Chestnut top created by the Barnyard Boys in Lancaster, PA. The seats of the stools are made of the same. New coastal furnishings were added in 2018 to the spacious Great Room which features vaulted ceilings, shiplap above the fireplace and a built in bookcase. No home at the beach is complete without outdoor spaces to enjoy and this home has options! A wide and welcoming wrap around composite porch in the front of the home is perfect for catching coastal breezes after a day at the beach, or host a crowd on the back porch, spanning the length of the home, recently enclosed with EZBreeze windows, allowing the best of both worlds - screens to keep the bugs at bay, and protection against the weather and extend its use in cooler seasons. Enjoy lounging or eating in this wonderful space. There's plenty of room to do both. The primary bedroom features an ensuite bath and walk in closet. The guest bedrooms are separated from the primary by the Great Room and share a full bath. There is a large laundry room featuring front-loading Maytag washer and dryer and an expansive countertop with overhead cabinetry, and sink for convenience. This is a great entry point when coming back from the beach to drop towels and flip flops, after stopping at the outdoor shower! No shortage of storage in this home; you'll find a number of large closets. Store all the bikes and beach gear in the 2 car garage and there's plenty of room for additional cars in the long driveway. Just a bike ride away from Bethany Beach, this community features tree-lined streets; walking and biking trails; an indoor pool and outdoor pool with large hot tub and children's pool; tennis; Pickle-ball and volleyball courts; shuffleboard and a tot lot. Salt Pond is also has a public 18 hole mid length golf course, owned by the Salt Pond HOA, meandering through the community. Salt Pond has a mix of full time and part time residents and has easy access to Fenwick Island and Ocean City to the South and to the Indian River Inlet, Delaware Seashore State Park, Dewey, Rehoboth and Lewes to the North. In addition to all the ocean and bay activities that this area affords, nature lovers will enjoy James Farm Ecological Center and the Inland Bays Garden Center, just minutes away and Delaware Botanic Gardens. Enjoy having a grocery store at the entrance to the community as well as a multitude of restaurants and shops close by! This is a perfect home for year round or part time use, or as an investment. Make it yours today!
Priced to sell: $745,000
Listing Broker: Ocean Atlantic Sotheby's International Realty