126 Decatur Street

Cape May, NJ
$ 1,299,999 Beds 5 Baths 3 Sq 2,757
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Built in 1884 by Admiral McMakin for his family, this wonderful three story side by side Victorian home offers you the opportunity to be on highly sought after Decatur Street. Enjoy your morning coffee and watch passersby on the quintessential Cape May front porch. As you walk into the foyer you are greeted by the Victorian staircase that leads you to the entrance for the second and third floor unit and down the hall is the doorway to the first floor unit. The first floor is a one bedroom unit with a bathroom; the spacious living room has a dining area with a table for four to six people and at the back is the L-shaped kitchen and bathroom. This downstairs unit would be ideal as an owner’s quarters and the upstairs unit could continue as a rental. Up the stairs, you will find the spacious second and third floor unit which boasts high ceilings and has an abundance of Victorian charm. The open floor plan of the living and dining area opens into the spacious eat-in kitchen that has been remodeled with ample counter and cabinet space. On the second floor there is one bedroom, bathroom and a laundry closet. The third floor has three more bedrooms and a full bathroom. The Seller has made updates to the gas fireplaces, installed a high efficiency furnace, updated the windows throughout the house, added insulation to the exterior walls and updated the plumbing, electrical wiring and gas lines. The exterior of the home features a fenced in yard with an area to grill and entertain and an outdoor shower to clean off the beach sand. This property is centrally located and sits between the beautiful Cape May beaches and the finest restaurants and shops our town has to offer. Enjoy the first floor unit while enjoying the income of the second and third floor. Whether you want to utilize this as a single family home to live in year round, or as a rental investment property, or BOTH, this incredible one of a kind historic home gives you options.

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  • Price
  • $ 1,299,999
  • Lot Size
  • Bedrooms
  • 5
  • Sqr Footage
  • 2,757
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 3
  • Year Built
  • 1884
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 0
  • City, Zip
  • Cape May
  • Taxes
  • $ 7022
  • County
  • CAPE MAY
  • Style
  • Three Story,Victorian
  • Area
  • Cape May
  • MLS#
  • 211449
  • Zip
  • 08204
Listing Provided by: HOMESTEAD REAL ESTATE C0. INC.
Data Source: Cape May County MLS (CMCAR) - 26 - NJ

Features

General

Basement Crawl Space
Cooling Ceiling Fan, Window Air Conditioning
Exterior Features Cable TV, Fenced Yard, Grill, Outside Shower, Porch, Sidewalks
Heating Gas Natural, Hot Water, Radiator
Interior Features Fireplace- Gas, Kitchen Center Island, Laminate Flooring, Smoke/Fire Alarm, Storage, Wood Flooring
Sewer City
Type Twin
Water City

Interior Features

Appliances Included Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave Oven, Refrigerator, Smoke/Fire Detector, Stove Natural Gas, Washer

Exterior Features

Exterior Shingle
House Color yellow

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Affordability Calculator

$2,869

Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Haddonfield, NJ office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Schools

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Middle School Unknown Middle School
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Price History

4/23/2021 Listed $1,399,999
6/21/2021 8% - $1,299,999

Property vs Zip Code Average in 08204

Price
AVG $780K
$1.3M
Visits
AVG 38
34
Year Built
AVG 1981
1884
Walkscore
AVG 37
81
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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126 Decatur Street Cape May, NJ is a Single Family Home for sale at $1299999 with 2757 sqft and a lot size of Acre(s). 126 Decatur Street Cape May has 5 bedrooms, 3 baths and was built in 1884. The property's zip code is 08204 which is in Cape May, NJ

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