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MLS® ID: DESU153180


OCEAN VIEW, Delaware, 19970

$599,900 Active
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3700 SQFT
Beautiful 5 BD, 3 BA, meticulously-maintained NV Homes Remington Place model, loaded w/ upgrades on a lot backing to woods in a nature preserve. Front elevation: beautiful, wide porch opens to gleaming wood floors downstairs. Dramatic 2-Story Foyer & Dining Room share elegant crown molding, box paneling & chair rails. Living Room at Foyer~s right also features crown molding. Owners installed large first floor Master Bedroom behind the Living Room with Master Bath & great closet space. Huge Great Room features a cathedral ceiling & stone fireplace (propane) with a large mantel. Great Room windows flanking the fireplace view deck, patio, gardens, lawn & woods. The adjoining Kitchen delivers upgraded cabinets, granite, stainless steel appliances (two wall ovens, gas cooktop, large side-by-side fridge (with pull-out drawers below) plus built-in microwave over the gas cooktop) and a large island. The roomy Breakfast Area looks into a 3 Season Room, out to the patio & beyond. There~s a Butler~s Pantry tucked between Kitchen & Dining Room. The first floor Laundry Room includes a laundry tub along with the Washer/Dryer. Upstairs, a Huge second Master Bedroom Suite includes a Sitting Area, tray ceiling & ceiling fan, luxurious carpets & richly-painted (but neutral!) walls. The second floor Master Bath has a Jacuzzi, separate frameless shower, and beautiful tile & granite throughout. The upstairs, banistered landing views Foyer & Great Room below while leading to 3 Guest Bedrooms and a 3rd Full Bath. Sellers upgraded this home with myriad improvements: expanding first floor office into Master Bedroom, new hardwood flooring throughout first floor and second floor hallway; new paint throughout (plus chair rail and wainscoting in first floor & stairway); new refrigerator; commercial grade dehumidifier in the conditioned crawl space; new chandeliers in Dining Room & Kitchen plus ceiling fans in 3 upstairs Bedrooms & 3 Season Room; new granite in two Bathrooms; EZ-Breeze windows & laminate flooring in the 3 Season Room; a new Paver Patio w/ extensive new landscaping, including Belgian Block & Landscape Timbers, in rear & side yards along with an area for grilling, and a well for the irrigation system. HOA maintains lawn (mowing, fertilization). New Owner Capital Contribution: $1,100. $495 annual charge for water & sewer infrastructure (~ 18 years remaining). Don~t Forget: National Association of Home Builders named Bay Forest #1 Platinum Award Winner for "Best in American Living" in 2019. Judges concluded that Bay Forest "maximized water and green spaces and created a nice sense of micro-communities inside the natural habitat. [Bay Forest] has a lovely pool and resort-like amenities and the outside of the (Recreation) Barn is spectacular." So come enjoy our clubhouse with its lounge, grille, new game room, Women's & Men's lockers opening to 3 pools (Lazy River!). Plus our 4 tennis courts & pavilion, outdoor basketball nets, children's play areas, putting green, bocce lawns, horseshoe pits & fire pit. Plus our beautiful new 'Barn' which accommodates a basketball court, three pickle ball courts or 450 guests for NYE! The Barn opens to a Great Lawn, two new pools & a new exercise facility, a dance/yoga studio (resilient floors) & beautiful gathering spaces. Kayak Launch w/ kayak storage & expansive Indian River Bay & Bay Bridge views. Plus Summer Beach Shuttle. The new Shearwater Drive Bridge crosses directly over Collins Creek to the new Barn, Pools & Clubhouse/Gym, accommodating cars, bikes & pedestrians (and a great place to admire our Collins Creek Salt Marsh and the Indian River Bay beyond. 15+ miles of walks & 5+ miles Bethany Beach. Complimentary 2 Year HMS Home Warranty. There's no place like Bay Forest! Come join us in 2020!
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Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.


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  • Sewer
    Public Sewer
  • Heating
    Central,Forced Air,Heat Pump - Gas BackUp,Heat Pump(s),Heat Pump - Electric BackUp,Programmable Thermostat,Zoned
  • Purchase Type
  • Full baths
  • Half baths


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