12 Second Ave

$4,975,000, 5 Beds 4.2 Baths

About This Property

Unbeatable Location, Indescribable Views, Unmatched Construction. There are not enough superlatives to describe this Cape May Beauty. Located on the southernmost beach in town, literally on the beach, every floor has decks with panoramic water views that capture the magic of the popular Cove Beach and Cape May Point Lighthouse. Four stories contain over 6000 square feet of living, storage and garage space which include spacious foyer with three story ceiling. The second floor consists of a family room (15'x 29') with linear gas fireplace, an Ultra HD 65" TV above, and a 17' x 29' covered deck, secondary master bedroom (21' x 12'), huge walk-in closet (12' x 8'), two additional bedrooms that are serviced by a Jack/Jill bathroom, large laundry room, powder room, and mud room. The third floor consists on an expansive living room/dining room/kitchen (all facing the ocean) with linear electric fireplace, Ultra HD 65" TV above, pantry, another bedroom and bath suite with 8' x18' walk-in closet,powder room and 17' x 29' deck that is illuminated with LED rail lighting and equipped with a gas hookup for grilling. The kitchen design includes custom cabinetry, quartz countertops ,center island, microwave drawer, induction cook-top and additional beverage cooler. The top floor is devoted entirely to the master suite (13' x 22' bedroom), bath (9' x 15.5'), walk-in closed (9' x9.5'), private morning bar with quartzite and beverage cooler area and an 7.5' x 13'open deck that faces the lighthouse. Ground floor has a 2 car garage plus over 1,000 square feet of storage. There is storage space in the form of a large walk-in attic on the master bedroom level.The property also includes numerous luxury upgrades including Rhodes and Rhodes custom millwork, wide plank white oak floors, radiant heated bathroom floors, porcelain bath tile, a glass wine display, electric gated entrance, paved walkway, whole house security system including Ring doorbells and cameras,three zone heating and a/c systems with Nest thermostats, two tankless hot water heaters, an elevator that services all four floors, an in-ground swimming pool with high efficiency heat pump and fenced in yard. From the metal I-beam superstructure to the custom finishes, there is nothing comparable in town. Many more details of the finished product are available upon request. Note: measurements taken from architects renderings and are approximate.

Essential Information

MLS® #200135
Full Baths4
Sub-TypeSingle Family
StyleContemporary, See Remarks

Community Information

Address12 Second Ave
AreaCape May
CityCape May
StateNew Jersey


Is WaterfrontYes
WaterfrontBeach Front
Has PoolYes
PoolIn Ground Pool


2 Car, Carport, Attached, 4 car parking



Interior Features

Cathedral Ceilings, Walk in Closet, Tile Flooring, Kitchen Center Island, Storage, Fireplace - Electric, Elevator, Fireplace- Gas


Self-Clean Oven, Microwave Oven, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Disposal, Smoke/Fire Detector, Washer, Dryer


Gas Natural, Forced Air, Multi-Zoned


Central Air Condition, Multi Zoned


Full, Outside Entrance, Inside Entrance


Fireplace - Electric, Fireplace- Gas



Exterior Features

Deck, Porch, Enclosed/Covered Patio, Fenced Yard, Cable TV, Outside Shower, In Ground Pool

Additional Information

Date ListedJanuary 10th, 2020
Days on Market83

Listing Details


Coldwell Banker Sol Needles Real Estate

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