Looking to begin your Delaware beach story? Start your search at this classic beach cottage in the beautiful Ocean Farm Community in Frankford. Located just two and half miles from the Bethany Beach boardwalk, and a quick drive or bike to both the Bethany and Fenwick beaches, you will find this 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath home at the corner of value and charm. This house has so much to offer anyone looking for a full-time home, beach getaway, or investment/rental property. The beautiful landscaping and unique outdoor living spaces immediately draw you in. Inside, the window-filled main living area has an inviting electric fireplace and is open to the lovely dining space with bay window overlooking the private wooded view. Also in the living room are glass doors leading to the spacious outdoor deck and views of the private back yard. The living and dining rooms flow easily into the kitchen, which boasts a beautiful glass tile backsplash, quartz countertops, country sink, pantry, and opens to the fabulous, screened porch, perfect for cocktails after a hard day at the beach. The main level has today’s must-have luxury vinyl flooring, which stands up to anything the salt life has to offer. The main level also has the first of two primary suites with ensuite full bath with tub, ideal for giving guests privacy or for parents, homeowners or guests who can’t do stairs, making it a great home for aging in place. There is also a convenient half bath and laundry/mud room on the main level.
Upstairs is the large primary suite with shiplap accent wall, serene, wooded view, double closets, as well as a completely renovated bath with enormous shower, beautifully designed with pebble tile niche and floor, and rain shower head. There is a double sink with marble countertop, linen closet, and door to a bonus storage area. The second floor includes two additional bedrooms and full hall bath with tub, making plenty of room for guests or home office.
Another unique feature of this home is the generously sized L-shaped two car garage with a full bay addition, perfect for any storage enthusiast’s hobbies, beach toys or for use as a separate workshop.
What distinguishes this home is the multiple outdoor living spaces, including the one-of-a-kind outdoor living room, screened porch, deck, and partially fenced back yard with wooded privacy, stunning landscaping, including your own mini boardwalk and pebble garden, a hot tub and custom outdoor shower. Everywhere you look in this home you find charm and thoughtful detail. The home has been lovingly and beautifully maintained, including a new roof in 2021.
If you are looking for your dream beach home, this should be your first stop.