16061 Willow Creek Rd, Lewes, DE 19958
$1,829,999

MLS#
1002261382
Price
$1,829,999
Bedrooms
7
Full Baths
8
Half Baths
1
Standard Status
Active
Waterfront
Y

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.

Exterior Features


View
Courtyard, creek/stream, garden/lawn, trees/woods, river, scenic Vista, water
Architectural Style
Cottage
Construction Materials
Frame, block
Exterior Features
Extensive Hardscape, exterior Lighting, hot Tub, outbuilding(s), outside Shower, stone Retaining Walls, bbq Grill, boat Storage, flood Lights, satellite Dish
Foundation Details
Block
Parking Features
Paved Driveway
Outdoor Living Structures
Deck(s), enclosed, patio(s), porch(es), roof, screened, terrace
Roof
Asphalt, shingle
Water Body Type
Creek

Interior Features


Heating
Electric, forced Air, heat Pump(s), zoned
Heating Fuel
Electric
Cooling
Central A/c, heat Pump(s), wall Unit, zoned
Hot Water
Electric
Flooring
Carpet, ceramic Tile, hardwood, laminated, tile/brick
Appliances
Dishwasher, disposal, dryer - Electric, extra Refrigerator/freezer, icemaker, microwave, range Hood, refrigerator, stainless Steel Appliances, washer, built-in Microwave
Basement Type
Full, fully Finished, connecting Stairway, heated, improved, interior Access, outside Entrance, rear Entrance, side Entrance, walkout Level, windows
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

Additional Details


High School
Cape Henlopen
Square Footage
5300
Acres
7.21
Year Built
1997
New Construction
N
Property Type
Residential
County
Sussex
SchoolDistrictName
Cape Henlopen
Sussex DE Quadrants
East Of Rt 1