12 New Jersey Avenue

Lewes, DE 19958

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Walk to the beach! More than meets the eye in this surprisingly spacious 4-bedroom home. Just steps to Lewes Beach on a prime corner lot, enjoy a bright, spacious open floor plan with an inviting living room; stylish eat-in kitchen with stainless steel appliances, front and rear decks that are perfect for grilling and relaxing; an outdoor shower; a 1-car garage and additional parking. Move-in ready with tons of recent upgrades and renovations, including a full kitchen remodel, remodeled bathrooms,...

Property Details for 12 New Jersey Avenue

Legal Subdivision
Lewes Beach
Land Lease
Building Name
Coastal, Contemporary
Structure Type
Total Parking Spaces



Building Information for 12 New Jersey Avenue

Stories2Year Built1926Building Size-Lot Size0.11 AC / 4,792 SF

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$3,879 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 12 New Jersey Avenue

Rental Info
    Rental Info
  • Land Lease Years Remaining: 118.00
Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Disposal, Dishwasher, Dryer, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Microwave, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater
  • Fireplace Features: Wood
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Count: 1
  • Flooring Type: Carpet, Ceramic Tile, Hardwood
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C, Zoned
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Forced Air, Zoned
  • Interior Features: Ceiling Fan(s), Entry Level Bedroom, Floor Plan - Open, Recessed Lighting, Stall Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Window Treatments, Wine Storage, Built-Ins
  • Window Features: Screens
  • Room and Floor: Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 1-1, Bedrooms-Main Level-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-2, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-3, Bathrooms Full-Main Level-1
    Parking Information
  • Total Garage Spaces: 1
  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Features: Garage - Front Entry
  • Type Of Parking: Detached Garage, Driveway
  • Driveway - # of Spaces: 2
    Pool / Spa Information
  • Pool: No Pool
    Location Information
  • In City Limits: Yes
  • Directions: Corner of Cedar St and New Jersey Ave
  • MLS Area: Lewes Rehoboth Hundred (31009)
  • Federal Flood Zone: Y
  • Sub System Locale: BRIGHT_MAIN
  • System Locale: BRIGHT
  • Tidal Water: No
  • Water View: No
  • Water Access: No
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Waterfront: No
    School Information
  • School District Name: CAPE HENLOPEN
  • School District County ID: 300200396895
    Building Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Construction Materials: Aluminum Siding, Stick Built, Vinyl Siding
  • New Construction: No
  • Exterior Features: Outside Shower, Outbuilding(s)
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Outdoor Living Structures: Deck(s)
  • Roof: Architectural Shingle
  • Levels Count: 2
  • Story List: Main, Upper 1
    Green Information
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Fencing: Fully
  • Foundation Details: Crawl Space
  • Land Lease Amount: $0
  • Land Lease Amount Frequency: Annually
  • Land Use Code: RS
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 50.00 x 100.00
  • Lot Size Source: Estimated
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 4792
  • Lot Size Acres: .11
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Senior Community: No
  • Zoning: TN
  • Age: 1926.0
    Utilities Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Oil
  • Hot Water: Electric, Oil
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public
Room Information
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source: Assessor
    Bathroom Counts
  • Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Count Main Level: 1.00
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 1.00
    Bathroom Information
  • Bathrooms Full: 2
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 2
    Bedroom Information
  • Bedrooms Count: 4
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 3
  • Bedrooms Count Main Level: 1
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 3
    Full Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Full Main Level: 1
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 1
  • Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Bedroom 1, Sun/Florida Room, Full Bath
Tax / Assessment / Sale Information
    Tax / Assessment Information
  • City Town Tax: $622
  • County Tax: $62
  • School Tax: $592
  • Tax Annual Amount: $1,276
  • Tax Lot: 12
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Tax ID Number: 335-04.19-10.00
  • Year Assessed: 2019
    Sale Information
  • Acceptable Financing: Cash, Conventional
  • Possession: Settlement
  • Prospects Excluded: No
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 12 New Jersey Ave

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
May 28, 2020

Price Change


May 28, 2020

Listed (Active)


Feb 16, 2007


BRIGHT #1000927758

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Price Change



Listed (Active)




BRIGHT #1000927758


For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 12 New Jersey Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$5,000Additions$8,900Total$13,900
Tax Record2019$653
Home Facts
Lot Size5,001 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceZoningTNCountySUSSEXAPN3350419001000

Schools near 12 New Jersey Avenue

Sussex ConsortiumPublicPK-120.8 mi
Shields (Richard A.) Elementary SchoolPublicPK-51.1 mi
Cape Henlopen High SchoolPublic8-121.8 mi
Love Creek Elementary SchoolPublicK-54.5 mi

Sussex Consortium

PK-12, 0.8 mi, Public


Shields (Richard A.) Elementary School

PK-5, 1.1 mi, Public


Cape Henlopen High School

8-12, 1.8 mi, Public


Love Creek Elementary School

K-5, 4.5 mi, Public


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Property Details for 12 New Jersey Avenue

MLS #DESU160408
Year Built1926
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Land Lease
Lot Size0.11 AC / 4,792 SF
Taxes$1,276 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountySussex County

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12 New Jersey Avenue is a single family home for sale in Lewes, DE 19958. This property was listed for sale on May 28, 2020 by BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES GALLO-L at $1,049,000. It has been on the market for a total of 6 days and was last sold on February 16, 2007. This listing's school district is Cape Henlopen School District. Nearby schools include Love Creek Elementary School, Shields (Richard A.) Elementary School and Cape Henlopen High School. 12 New Jersey Avenue is a 4-bed, 2-bath, single family home built in 1926. This address can also be written as 12 New Jersey Ave.

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