700 Third Avenue

$1,349,999, 7 Beds 2 Baths 3,205 Sqft

About This Property

Welcome to 700 Third Avenue in West Cape May where privacy and nature abounds. Next to you Open Space Park, across the street farmland, behind you a nature filled alley. Situated on a 120 X 160, this 3205 square foot 7 bedroom, 2 bath home on a private and unique property are close to everything Cape May, West Cape May and Cape May Point have to offer including steps from the South Cape May meadows. Two homes in one with a large garage! As you walk up to the home off Third Avenue to the left is the main entrance of the home and to the right is the garage and upstairs in laws suite consisting of 3 bedrooms, kitchen living room, bath and at one time connected to the second floor of the main home through the rear bedroom closet. The main home offers sliding glass doors to a sunken charming living space with propane fireplace. Up a few steps, is the dining area and kitchen. There are spiral steps leading upstairs to four spacious bedrooms, an office and a full bathroom with double sinks and shower/ tub combination. Pull down attic storage too. In the garage section there is unfinished full bathroom and laundry space (the door in living room where there are no steps to the outside is where a ramp was to be put in that space). One and a half car oversized garage with a middle storage space perfect for a workshop or to store your small boat, jet skis, kayaks, beach equipment and fishing gear. There are two water heaters one for each space and each space has electric baseboard and own meter. To the right side of the home there are steps leading up to second story in-law apartment suite. This space offers high ceilings with open living and breezeway opening to the kitchen. There are three bedrooms and a bathroom with shower stall. This apartment is complete with its own private deck for grilling and watching the sunset! Outside, there are two outside showers and plenty of parking for everyone to have a spot. This home has been used for many years as the family vacation get away. 700 Third Avenue is a 7-minute bike ride, or a 1.3 mile walk to the Washington Street Mall a 1.6-mile bike ride or walk to the center of Cape May Point. Being sold in “As Is” is condition. Current 4 bedroom could rent for $2800 a week or more with some improvements needed first. There is a tenant in place in the apartment paying $1,300 a month and continues to pay rent. The lease was not renewed and expired on 3.21.21. survey in associated docs, this is a large piece of property with Gold beaten Alley undeveloped behind you approximately 20 feet wide. There has been some talk about a few homeowners trying to initiate bringing a sewer line in off West Street down the Alley, that information should be confirmed by buyers and has not been confirmed by sellers or seller’s agent. See associated Docs for more information. Appointment in advance to show the home.

Essential Information

MLS® #214467
Full Baths2
Square Footage3,205
Year Built1970
Sub-TypeSingle Family
StyleTwo Story, Colonial

Community Information

Address700 Third Avenue
AreaWest Cape May
CityWest Cape May
StateNew Jersey



Garage, 1.5 Car, Attached, Concrete Driveway


HeatingElectric, Baseboard
BasementCrawl Space, Outside Entrance
FireplacesFireplace- Gas

Interior Features

Fireplace- Gas, Wall to Wall Carpet, Laminate Flooring


Range, Microwave Oven, Dishwasher, Stove Natural Gas


Ceiling Fan, Window Air Conditioning


Exterior FeaturesPatio, Deck, Outside Shower

Additional Information

Date ListedDecember 27th, 2021
Days on Market36

Listing Details


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