24299 Ripple View Drive, Millsboro, DE 19966-4496 $1,690,000

Beds/Baths: 3/3
Interior Sq. Ft: 5,058
Acreage: 1.88
Age:46 years
Cape Cod
MLS#: DESU2027070
Subdivision: None Available


New Price!! We are pleased to present this timeless classic waterfront home which sits high bluff at Herring Creek and where a traditional Cape Cod design transforms into an entertainment oasis. Your new home is secluded at the end of a private tree-lined road. Traditional architecture with brick and shake exterior, the home sits perfectly facing such beautiful views. A front porch welcomes you as you enter the foyer which then opens to a formal living and dining room. There is plenty of entertaining space starting with a game room and potential media room and a large sunroom that opens to the pool deck. But there is more -- a large recreation room with a large stone gas fireplace that enters to both the pool deck and waterview hot tub room. The expansive master master suite features bay windows overlooking the water and an entry to your hot tub space. The kitchen features granite counters, stainless appliances, hard-wood floors, along with a large waterview dining area. There is a massive open second floor space that is carpeted and boasts a deck with stunning views over the pool and the water. This space is a blank canvas awaiting your vision. Outside you will enjoy a pool featuring a diving board surrounded by a concrete pool deck and a covered outdoor space. You can walk off the pool deck to your seventy-foot-long dock with a twenty-five-foot pier. From here you can launch your nautical adventures to the Indian River Inlet, the Lewes Rehoboth canal or maybe you may want to unwind at the Paradise Grille or the Rusty rudder or meet friends at one of the popular sandbar parties on the Rehoboth Bay, Your dock will accommodate multiple craft and all of the popular vessels found on the bay. If golf is your passion The Beautiful Baywood Greens public course is just across the street. The shopping, dining, boat launches and entertainment opportunities of Long Neck can be reached easily without the need to venture on to Rt 24. The property boasts a full basement and its situation on high ground eliminates the requirement for flood insurance. On the inland side of the home, we find a large front yard with shade trees, a two-car detached garage and plenty of paved space for your boats and RV's. The property is in the Herring Creek Sewer District and availability of tie in is projected for late '22 or early '23. Schedule your private tour now!

Bonus Room: 24 X 16 - Upper 1
Bathroom 3: 9 X 8 - Upper 1
Bonus Room: 46 X 26 - Upper 1
Living Room: 20 X 14 - Main
Dining Room: 15 X 14 - Main
Foyer: 7 X 12 - Main
Family Room: 27 X 14 - Main
Breakfast Room: 8 X 14 - Main
Kitchen: 10 X 14 - Main
Sun/Florida Room: 23 X 13 - Main
Game Room: 14 X 23 - Main
Bedroom 1: 17 X 14 - Main
Bathroom 1: 10 X 10 - Main
Bedroom 2: 11 X 11 - Main
Bathroom 2: 10 X 9 - Main
Bedroom 3: 16 X 12 - Main
Bonus Room: 21 X 11 - Main

Taxes: $1,819
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Indian River


Water Oriented: Yes; Water Front: Yes; Water Access: Yes; Water Body Name: Hopkins Prong; Water Body Type: Creek; Waterfront: Private Dock Site; Types of Use: Boat - Powered, Canoe/Kayak, Fishing Allowed, Waterski/Wakeboard; # of Docks: 1; Dock Type: Multiple Slip, Private, Material - Treated Lumber; # of Slips: 3; Navigable: Yes; Physical Dock/Slip Conveys: No; Dock/Slip Conveyance: None Available;

Forced Air Heating, Heat Pump - Electric BackUp, Electric, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, Gravity Septic Field, 200+ Amp Service, 220 Volts, Dryer In Unit, Main Floor Laundry, Washer In Unit, Cable TV, Propane

Detached Garage, Additional Storage Area, Garage Door Opener, Fenced Parking, Detached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Primary Bedroom - Bay Front, Full Basement, Interior Access Basement, Carpet Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Vinyl Flooring, Stone Fireplace, Dry Wall, Bay/Bow Windows, Sliding Glass Doors, Storm Doors

Block Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Block Exterior, Frame Exterior, Deck(s), Patio(s), Porch(es), In Ground Pool

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Public Elementary (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Long Neck Elementary School Indian River School District K–5 Millsboro 1.87 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Beacon Middle School Cape Henlopen School District 6–8 Lewes 4.39 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Millsboro (19966), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 30
  • Average salary of people in this community: $45,566

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 323
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.32
  • Households w/ Children: 38%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,093 (60.6%)
  • Rented: 2,000 (10.9%)
  • Vacant: 5,208 (28.5%)
  • Total: 18,301

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 30,601
Households: 13,093
Median Age: 54.30

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 4.1%
  • Some High School: 5.7%
  • High School Graduate: 36.4%
  • Some College: 19.0%
  • Associate Degree: 9.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13.3%
  • Graduate Degree: 11.8%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $61,604

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • One Bedroom: $742
  • Two Bedroom: $1,047
  • Three Bedroom: $1,114
  • Four Bedroom: $1,318

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Compass , (302) 202-9855

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Listing data as of 6/09/2023.

24299 Ripple View Drive, Millsboro, DE 19966-4496

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