52 Sussex Street, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 $1,749,000

Beds/Baths: 4/4.0
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,850
Acreage: 0.06
Age:16 years
Coastal, Contemporary
MLS#: DESU172210
Mobile#: 2909
Subdivision: North Rehoboth


BEAUTIFUL EXTRAORDINARY One-of-a-Kind Coastal Contemporary in desirable North Rehoboth on tree-lined Sussex Street, one block off Rehoboth Avenue, one block away from The Pines, 4 blocks to the beach, and within steps to shops, restaurants, and all Rehoboth Beach has to offer. LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION.

This spacious 4 bedroom, 4 bath, 3 story home offers privacy with each floor. Enter the tiled foyer which leads you through french doors to the in-law-suite which consists of living room with hardwood floors, full kitchen, bedroom and full bathroom. The kitchen has heated tiled floors, granite counter tops, tiled backsplash, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast area leading to a screened porch and the outside slate patio with a hot tub and plenty of seating area perfect for outside entertaining. The entrance to the one-car garage is located off the foyer on the first floor. Two large storage/coat closets are also located on the first floor.

From the entry foyer you can take the beautiful wooden stairs to the second and third floor levels each with their own open landings. The second floor consists of an open floor concept with a large living room with gas fireplace, dining area, kitchen and sitting area for enjoying a good book or a relaxing glass of wine. Kitchen has granite counter tops, tiled backsplash, plenty of cabinets and counter space, pantry closet and stainless steel appliances overlooking the living room and dining areas. From the dining area there is a slider to a trek deck with spiral staircase leading down to the outdoor back patio. Also, on the second floor is a generous size bedroom with pocket doors, a slider to outside second floor balcony, and private access to the second floor bathroom.

The third floor consists of a third bedroom with vaulted ceiling, its own private bathroom and a slider to the third floor balcony. The laundry area is nestled between the third bedroom and the master bedroom. The extra large master bedroom suite on the third floor has vaulted ceilings with skylights, recessed lighting, a sitting area, walk-in closet and additional closet. The master bathroom has a large vanity with double sinks and granite countertop. Off the master bedroom is a large deck overlooking the backyard perfect for enjoying your coffee while reading the morning paper.

But there is much more throughout this STUNNING home.............. hardwood and tiled floors/stairs, ceiling fans in almost every room, recessed lighting, plenty of natural sun light with the abundance of windows and sliding doors, plantation blinds throughout, hot tub, landscaped property, slate walkways and patio, outdoor shower, fenced yard for privacy, low maintenance exterior materials. New roof in May 2019. Home has been repainted throughout since owner purchased in Dec. 2013. Several of the rooms have been repainted in October 2020. Security system and sound system available to be activated. Two zoned HVAC. Numerous outdoor sitting areas: large third floor deck, two balconies (second and third floors), second floor deck with spiral staircase leading to slate patio, screened porch off breakfast area on first floor.

IDEAL LOCATION just steps from heart of Rehoboth Beach with fine dining, cafes, boutiques, pizza shops, ice cream & candy shops, games and rides for the little ones, and within 4 blocks to the boardwalk and beach. CAN'T GET BETTER THAN THIS. OH WAIT, the property has two rental agreement licenses ..... one for the in-law suite on the first floor and the other for the second and third floors. Property generates approximately $30,000 rental income in the summer from July 4th to Labor Day.


Foyer: Main
Living Room: Main
Kitchen: Main
Bedroom 1: Main
Living Room: Upper 1
Kitchen: Upper 1
Dining Room: Upper 1
Sitting Room: Upper 1
Bedroom 2: Upper 1
Bedroom 3: Upper 2
Primary Bed: Upper 2
Taxes: $2,420
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: N
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Cape Henlopen


Energy Star Heating System, Forced Air Heating, Zoned Heating, Propane - Owned, Central A/C, Other, Hot Water - Propane, Public Water, Public Sewer, 200+ Amp Service, 220 Volts, Upper Floor Laundry, Cable TV, Phone Available, Propane

Attached Garage, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Front Entry, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 1;

2nd Kitchen, Attic/House Fan, Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Kitchen/Dining, Crown Moldings, Ceramic Tile Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Stone Flooring, Fireplace - Glass Doors, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Cathedral Ceilings, Dry Wall, Accessibility - Level Entry - Main, Insulated Windows, Insulated Doors, Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Security System, Smoke Detector

Slab Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Vinyl Siding, Balconies- Multiple, Deck(s), Patio(s), Porch(es), Hot Tub, Outside Shower

Privacy Fence, Black Top Road

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Public Elementary (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Rehoboth Elementary School Cape Henlopen School District Preschool–6 Rehoboth Beach 0.51 mi
Love Creek Elementary School Cape Henlopen School District K–5 Lewes 3.65 mi
Shields (Richard A.) Elementary School Cape Henlopen School District Preschool–5 Lewes 4.94 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Beacon Middle School Cape Henlopen School District 4–8 Lewes 3.46 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Cape Henlopen High School Cape Henlopen School District 8–12 Lewes 4.53 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Rehoboth Beach (19971), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 23
  • Average salary of people in this community: $67,229

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 471
  • Household Size (ppl): 1.99
  • Households w/ Children: 19%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 5,490 (34.4%)
  • Rented: 1,079 (6.8%)
  • Vacant: 9,401 (58.9%)
  • Total: 15,970

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: 13,090
Households: 6,569
Median Age: 57.50

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.2%
  • Some High School: 2.6%
  • High School Graduate: 23.9%
  • Some College: 15.1%
  • Associate Degree: 7.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 27.7%
  • Graduate Degree: 22.1%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $69,018

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).

  • Studio: $578
  • One Bedroom: $927
  • Two Bedroom: $1,159
  • Three Bedroom: $1,470

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52 Sussex Street, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971

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