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  • DESCRIPTION

    ASPIRING INNKEEPERS, INVESTORS, FAMILY RETREAT OWNERS- Unparalleled in beauty, solitude, and income potential, this well cared for property is situated on 7.21 secluded acres, east of route 1 on the banks of Old Mill Creek. Completely engulfed by nature, the Lazy L. has been operating as a highly rated and successful pet friendly B&B since 2006. This nature oasis offers 7 master bedrooms and 9.5 bath rooms. The owners Master suite and 5 guest master bedrooms account for 6 of the spacious MBR in the main house. A private cottage on the beautiful manicured grounds is home for the 7th MBR suite. All guest suites have full baths, queen sized beds, individual remote controlled heater/air conditioners, TVs, shared living room and kitchenette spaces. In addition, there is a large owner's quarter that includes a large MBR and master bath, 4 season sun room, large eat-in kitchen, breakfast bar, living room, jacuzzi, and more. The third level of the house has a large bonus room overlooking water and nature. The lower level has a large den/game room/bar with a walk out to a private patio. The property borders hundreds of scenic acres of marsh, wetlands, and nature. This unique property exudes Delaware Coastal Charm. The marsh is alive with wildlife including owls, ducks, herons, ospreys, an eagle, and migratory birds that frequent this exceptional sanctuary. Sit on the large deck, screen porch, by the creek, or on one of the indoor lounges with expansive views and enjoy this natural wonderland. Truly an unparalleled property to the region. The long list of exterior features include the popular cottage, heated swimming pool, year round hot tub, bathhouse, decks, gazebo, event worthy patios, outdoor fireplace, picnic areas, hidden nature trails, kayaks, pier and dock for kayaks with access to Old Mill Creek which leads to the Canal, Broadkill River, and the Delaware Bay. This alluring property has hosted weddings, family reunions, and retreats. Located minutes from the historic town of Lewes, beautiful beaches, state parks, limitless shopping, first class restaurants, year round festivals, concerts, and outdoor activities this is coastal living and privacy at its finest. Work like you are on vacation by owning and living in this magnificent B&B that can't be duplicated in beauty, nature, size, taxes, and income potential. Or, make this your large family retreat home that family, friends, and relatives will want to enjoy for years. Furnishing are negotiable. Appointments only to see this home.

    KEY DETAILS
    • Price:
    • $1,829,999
    • Bedrooms:
    • 7
    • Full Baths:
    • 8
    • Half Baths:
    • 1
    • Square Footage:
    • 5,300
    • Acreage:
    • 7.21
    • Year Built:
    • 1997
    • MLS #:
    • 1002261382
    • Street Address:
    • 16061 Willow Creek Rd
    • City:
    • Lewes
    • State:
    • DE
    • Postal Code:
    • 19958
    • County:
    • Sussex
    • Area:
    • Broadkill Hundred (31003)
    • Subdivision:
    • Willow Creek
    • Listing Status:
    • For Sale - Active

    Building

    • Basement Square Footage:
    • 1500
    • Basement Type:
    • Full, Fully Finished, Connecting Stairway, Heated, Improved, Interior Access, Outside Entrance, Rear Entrance, Side Entrance, Walkout Level, Windows
    • Doors And Windows:
    • Insulated, Storm
    • Dwelling Type:
    • Detached
    • Ease Of Access:
    • 2+ Access Exits
    • Exterior Features:
    • Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Hot Tub, Outbuilding(s), Outside Shower, Stone Retaining Walls, Bbq Grill, Boat Storage, Flood Lights, Satellite Dish
    • Finished Above Ground Square Footage:
    • 3800
    • Finished Basement Square Footage:
    • 1500
    • Finished Square Feet:
    • 5300
    • Fireplace:
    • Gas/Propane
    • Flooring:
    • Carpet, Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Laminated, Tile/Brick
    • Foundation:
    • Block
    • Has Basement:
    • Yes
    • Interior Features:
    • 2nd Kitchen, Attic, Bar, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Carpet, Ceilngfan(s), Combination Kitchen/Dining, Combination Kitchen/Living, Dining Area, Entry Level Bedroom, Family Room Off Kitchen, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Island, Kitchen - Table Space, Kitchenette, Master Bath(s), Pantry, Store/Office, Upgraded Countertops, Whirlpool/Hottub, Window Treatments, Wood Floors
    • Square Footage Source:
    • Estimated
    • Stories:
    • 3+
    • Style:
    • Cottage
    • Total Building Square Footage:
    • 5300
    • Type Of Roof:
    • Asphalt, Shingle
    • View:
    • Courtyard, Creek/Stream, Garden/Lawn, Trees/Woods, River, Scenic Vista, Water
    • Windows:
    • Insulated, Screens
    • Year Built:
    • 1997
    • Year Built Source:
    • Public Records

    Land

    • Approximate Lot Size Range Source:
    • Estimated
    • Lot Features:
    • Marshy, Partly Wooded, Secluded, Stream/Creek, Backs To Trees, Cleared
    • Lot Square Footage:
    • 314068.00
    • Road Type:
    • Black Top

    Listing

    • Days On Market:
    • 149
    • Originating Mls:
    • Bright
    • Special Conditions Of Sale:
    • Standard
    • Terms:
    • Conventional, Cash

    Location

    • Building Name:
    • None Available
    • Street Type:
    • Road
    • Subdivision:
    • Willow Creek

    Money

    • Association Fee:
    • 400.00
    • Association Fee Payment Frequency:
    • Annually
    • County Taxes:
    • 247.00
    • Hoa Y/N:
    • Yes
    • Price Per Square Foot:
    • 481.58
    • Property Taxes:
    • $2,330
    • Tax Year:
    • 2017

    Rooms

    • Full Bathrooms At Basement Level:
    • 4
    • Full Bathrooms On Main Level:
    • 2.00
    • Full Bathrooms On Upper Level:
    • 3
    • Laundry:
    • Washer In Unit, Has Laundry
    • Room Description:
    • Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Game Room, Family Room, Breakfast Room, Sun/Florida Room, Laundry, Office, Storage Room, Bathroom 3, Bonus Room, Master Bathroom, Screened Porch

    Structures

    • Dock/Boathouse Slips:
    • 1
    • Fence:
    • Decorative, Partially, Wood
    • Parking Description:
    • Paved Driveway
    • Parking Type:
    • Driveway, Parking Lot, Off Street
    • Pool Description:
    • Yes - Personal

    Systems

    • Appliances:
    • Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer - Electric, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Icemaker, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Built-In Microwave
    • Cooling Fuel:
    • Electric
    • Cooling System:
    • Central A/C, Heat Pump(s), Wall Unit, Zoned
    • Electricity:
    • 200+ Amp Service, Generator, Circuit Breakers
    • Existing Water:
    • Well
    • Heating:
    • Electric, Forced Air, Heat Pump(s), Zoned
    • Heating Fuel:
    • Electric
    • Sewage Type:
    • Pressure Dose, Low Pressure Pipe (lpp)
    • Water Heater:
    • Electric

    Water

    • Has Water Access:
    • Yes
    • Water Access Type:
    • Canoe/Kayak
    • Water Body Type:
    • Creek
    • Water Name:
    • Old Mill Creek
    • Water View:
    • Yes
    • Waterfront:
    • Yes
    • Waterfront Description:
    • Private Dock Site

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