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    29 Ocean Street

    Cape May, NJ 08204
    • $3,999,999
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 38 days
    • MLS #: 210762
    UPDATED: 117 min ago
    $3,999,999
    • 12
      BEDS
    • 6001-10000 SqFt
      ACRES
    • 12
      BATHS
    • 0
      1/2 BATHS
    • 6,000
      SQFT
    • $667
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1900
    Area:

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    Description

    "THE HUMPHREY HUGHES HOUSE" LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION This circa 1900 Seaside Estate is located in Cape May's Primary Historic District, 1/2 block to the beach and 2 blocks to the Washington Street Walking Mall. Some of the shores finest restaurants, outdoor cafes, quaint shops, theater and the best collection of Victorian homes are all within walking distance of this seaside beauty. Relax on the fifty foot front porch with ocean views and warm breezes, as the horse and carriages slowly pass by. As you enter through the front door you are greeted with spectacular woodwork, a beautiful hand carved staircase, stained glass windows and a cozy fireplace that enhances the living room. The formal dining room is graciously appointed with seating for ten, period furnishings and an inviting fireplace. The glass enclosed sun porch located off the dining room and parlor is the perfect spot to curl up and read a good book. The kitchen and butlers pantry is large enough to gather the entire family to help prepare the Holiday dinners or those special occasion events. All twelve bedrooms are en-suite and several have their own sitting room with cable and TV. The lower level offers a family room and nanny quarters, laundry facilities and parking for one car inside. Maybe one of Cape May's finest porches, 50 feet long, with ocean views makes this the perfect entertaining spot for that special cocktail party or just be lazy and enjoy watching Cape May walk past your porch. Formally this building was operated as the Humphrey Hughes Seaside Inn and was for the last 32 years one of Cape May's premier Bed and Breakfast Inns This Historic Cottage still retains all the licenses to run this property as a successful B & B. All the bed linens, towels, china, silverware and an extensive inventory of period furniture convey with the property Several heating and hot water systems keep up with the 12 bedrooms for any occasion and offers a laundry area, plenty of storage and parking for three cars. All perspectives must be prequalified. This home is shown by appointment only, owners live on site so please respect their privacy. This property is ready to become a Seaside Bed and Breakfast or a Boutique Hotel once again should the new owners choose to do so. Owners will supply the buyer with names and email from years of prior guests. Become your own boss, live at the beach and enjoy being part of a wonderful beach community.

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    29 Ocean Street Cape May, NJ 08204

    • Price: $3,999,999
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 117 min ago
    • MLS #: 210762
    12
    Beds
    12
    Baths
    0
    ½ Baths
    6001-10000 SqFt
    Acres
    6,000
    SQFT
    $667
    $/SQFT
    1900
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    02-Cape May City
    Area:
    Cape May
    Property Description
    "THE HUMPHREY HUGHES HOUSE" LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION This circa 1900 Seaside Estate is located in Cape May's Primary Historic District, 1/2 block to the beach and 2 blocks to the Washington Street Walking Mall. Some of the shores finest restaurants, outdoor cafes, quaint shops, theater and the best collection of Victorian homes are all within walking distance of this seaside beauty. Relax on the fifty foot front porch with ocean views and warm breezes, as the horse and carriages slowly pass by. As you enter through the front door you are greeted with spectacular woodwork, a beautiful hand carved staircase, stained glass windows and a cozy fireplace that enhances the living room. The formal dining room is graciously appointed with seating for ten, period furnishings and an inviting fireplace. The glass enclosed sun porch located off the dining room and parlor is the perfect spot to curl up and read a good book. The kitchen and butlers pantry is large enough to gather the entire family to help prepare the Holiday dinners or those special occasion events. All twelve bedrooms are en-suite and several have their own sitting room with cable and TV. The lower level offers a family room and nanny quarters, laundry facilities and parking for one car inside. Maybe one of Cape May's finest porches, 50 feet long, with ocean views makes this the perfect entertaining spot for that special cocktail party or just be lazy and enjoy watching Cape May walk past your porch. Formally this building was operated as the Humphrey Hughes Seaside Inn and was for the last 32 years one of Cape May's premier Bed and Breakfast Inns This Historic Cottage still retains all the licenses to run this property as a successful B & B. All the bed linens, towels, china, silverware and an extensive inventory of period furniture convey with the property Several heating and hot water systems keep up with the 12 bedrooms for any occasion and offers a laundry area, plenty of storage and parking for three cars. All perspectives must be prequalified. This home is shown by appointment only, owners live on site so please respect their privacy. This property is ready to become a Seaside Bed and Breakfast or a Boutique Hotel once again should the new owners choose to do so. Owners will supply the buyer with names and email from years of prior guests. Become your own boss, live at the beach and enjoy being part of a wonderful beach community.
    Exterior Features

    Construction VictorianCottageThree Story Exterior ShingleWood Location Beach BlockCornerWater ViewHistorical District Lot Size 78X86 Outside Features DeckPorchScreened PorchCable TvSidewalksOutside Shower Parking Garage1 Car3 CarAttachedHeated GarageConcrete Driveway

    Interior Features

    Also Included CurtainsDrapesFurnitureRugsShadesWindow Treatments Appliances Included RangeOvenSelf-Clean OvenMicrowave OvenRefrigeratorWasherDryerDishwasherSmoke/Fire DetectorStove Electric Basement FullInside EntranceMasonry Floors/WallOutside Entrance Heating Gas NaturalBaseboardRadiatorHot WaterMulti-Zoned Hot Water Gas- Natural Interior Features Fireplace- GasWood FlooringSecurity SystemSmoke/Fire Alarm Other Rooms Living RoomDining RoomKitchenDen/Tv RoomEat-In-KitchenPantryLaundry/Utility RoomWorkshopStorage Attic1St Floor Master BedroomIn-Law QuartersLaundry Closet Total Rooms 28

    Property Features

    Beach Proximity 1 Block Near Beach New Construction No Possession Settlement Residential Type Single Family Sewer City Tax Year 2020 Taxes 15722.99 Total Assessment 1646700 Water City Zoning R-S

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