2 N Main Street

$1,274,000, 12 Beds 14.1 Baths

About This Property

Very Impressive & unique single family home located on a surprisingly private 1.5 Acres lot with additional income possibilities if you are interested. This 3 story, well maintained historic home features a grand entry foyer with a beautiful 3 story antique staircase, graceful living room/formal parlor with fireplace, elegant dining room with adjacent high tea/breakfast/sitting room, a large - commercial size working kitchen, powder room, another large family/entertainment room, sun room and bedroom/study with private bath ... and that is just on the first floor!! The second and third floor offers 8 spacious bedroom suites all with private baths, eco-friendly fireplaces with beautiful decorative built-ins. One of the BR suites has 2 additional bedrooms included that share the private bath. The 2nd & 3rd floors are also accessible from a back-stairway system. The lower level (basement) contains a surprising amount of space that currently supports a wine cellar, office space, laundry, extensive 3 room storage areas plus an efficiency apartment with a Swedish sauna possibly for a housekeeper/nanny/caretaker, etc.. This amazing property also features a charming 3 story carriage house with the 2nd & 3rd floors offering a very impressive 3 BR/2 BA extended family/nanny/housekeepers or rentable apartment that features an open and spacious living/dining/kitchen area, fireplace, impressive staircase, cathedral ceilings, 2 sliders to a 2nd floor semi-private deck plus an elevator from the ground to the 2nd floor. The 3rd floor has a master bedroom suite with fireplace, private bath and walk-in closet. The first floor of the carriage house can be used as a super large garage, pool cabana, entertainment area or possible home office and or rental space for additional income. This remarkable single family home was built in 1854 by civil war surgeon Dr. John Wiley who was way ahead of his time with advanced home construction. Lovingly restored in 2005 using only the finest materials and craftsmanship with total focus on maintaining and preserving "the estates rich heritage, history and ambiance" this welcoming and majestic home plus detached carriage house will impress & inspire you when you see the countless beautiful stained & etched glass windows and doors along with the original 1854 (totally restored) double carriage doors on the carriage house. This historic property enjoys 1.5 Acres of enchanting gardens with gazebo, fountains, garden benches, small bridges, statues and arbors throughout its grounds. A remarkable in-town oasis offering the feel of the country yet is within minutes of the beautiful, white sand beaches of Stone Harbor and Avalon. Truly A-One-Of-A-Kind amazing Family Estate. Come see for yourself and "Experience the Immense Possibilities.

Essential Information

MLS® #188873
Price$1,274,000
Bedrooms12
Bathrooms14.10
Full Baths14
Year Built1854
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeOther
StatusACTIVE

Style

Three Story, Victorian, See Remarks

Community Information

Address2 N Main Street
AreaCape May Court House
CityCape May Court House
StateNew Jersey

Amenities

ParkingGarage, Detached, See Remarks

Interior

HeatingGas Natural
FireplaceYes
FireplacesFireplace- Gas

Interior Features

Bar, Fireplace- Gas, Wood Flooring, Smoke/Fire Alarm, Handicap Features, Elevator

Appliances

Range, Oven, Self-Clean Oven, Microwave Oven, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Dishwasher, Smoke/Fire Detector, Stove Natural Gas, Disposal

Cooling

Central Air Condition, Ceiling Fan, Multi Zoned

Basement

Full, Finished, Outside Entrance, Inside Entrance, Heated

Exterior

ExteriorStucco, Wood

Exterior Features

Patio, Deck, Porch, Storage Building, Cable TV, See Remarks, Sprinkler System, Enclosed/Covered Patio, Barn/Stables/Kennels

Additional Information

Date ListedJuly 2nd, 2019
Days on Market139

Listing Details

Office

LONG & FOSTER REAL ESTATE, INC av

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