23 Mt Vernon Avenue

$950,000, 4 Beds 3 Baths

About This Property

South Cape May area, an exclusive area just a few blocks long and a few blocks wide is where you will find this darling Cape May Cottage that has been lovingly cared for and renovated with style and grace by the current owners. The first floor has a warm and sunny dining room, open concept living room with beautifully thought out gourmet kitchen with a 6 burner Wolf range, hood and pot filler for those lobster and crab dinners. Downstairs has two bedroom and a full updated bath. Upstairs you will find a master bedroom with renovated master bath and additional bedroom and hall full bath. Basement, we have one, great space to chill, watch tv or have game night. Relax on the deck off the kitchen under the most amazing tree I have ever seen in my life, barbecue on you back brick patio or shower with the sounds of nature surrounding you in the outside shower. This is a home to remember, to enjoy family parties, special moments and the perfect distance to stroll to the beach or sunset on a sunny day. At the end of the street is the nearby nature preserve and views of the lighthouse. Rental History: 2019, $3700 per week and currently rented for all 8 weeks made available, the owners use the other weeks. 2018 $3700 per week and rented all 8 weeks made available. This home has many repeat guests who come back each summer. Mostly furnished, less a few items of sentimental value to the sellers. See attached for flood quote with new elevation certificate of approximately $ 660 to $868 depending on the deductible. We have a one car garage and driveway so parking off street is easy. Call today easy to show. See associated Docs for more information. The home is larger than the square footage denoted in tax records.

Essential Information

MLS® #187288
Full Baths3
Year Built1920
Sub-TypeSingle Family
StyleTwo Story, Cottage

Community Information

Address23 Mt Vernon Avenue
AreaCape May
CityCape May
StateNew Jersey



1 Car, 2 Car, Detached, Stone Driveway


HeatingGas Natural, Forced Air

Interior Features

Wood Flooring, Wall to Wall Carpet, Tile Flooring


Range, Oven, Microwave Oven, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Dishwasher, Disposal, Smoke/Fire Detector, Wine Cooler


Central Air Condition, Ceiling Fan, Multi Zoned


Inside Entrance, Masonry Floors/Wall


ExteriorShingle, Wood
Exterior FeaturesPatio, Deck, Grill, Sidewalks

Additional Information

Date ListedApril 15th, 2019
Days on Market193

Listing Details


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