This massive, lavish home mixes architectural types spanning 3 hundreds of years. And it has masses of mahogany to boot.
On the lookout for an tasteful, old-school Jersey Shore residence in Margate but (a) want to live on the drinking water (b) want all the modern bells and whistles?
Then you want this youthful (16 several years previous) Shingle Style dwelling positioned on the Orient Canal, on the bay side of Margate’s Parkway district.
Contacting this residence a “Margate Shingle Design and style residence for sale,” having said that, is a tiny inaccurate, for even on the outside, it is apparent that builder Ted Hunter determined to make this property a design and style mixtape when he constructed it in 2005.
The giveaway? The windows. The windows evidently acquire their cues from the Arts and Crafts motion.
And the Craftsman pressure receives even more robust once you stroll by the front doorway.
The stair railings in the foyer are pure Arts and Crafts. But you can also see other influences in addition to that early-20th-century one: The wainscoting comes straight out of the 18th-century Colonial custom, and the compass-rose inlay in the mahogany flooring is one particular of several Art Deco-esque accents you will discover as you take a look at this property.
To the left of the foyer is an en-suite bed room past it lies the eating home, the center of a few sections of an open up-prepare main residing area. Both the bed room and the dining home have bow windows, and the dining home has a coffered ceiling. Be aware also the granite-topped mahogany buffet.
On 1 side of the eating space is a spacious kitchen geared up with top rated-of-the-line appliances and breakfast bar seating experiencing the home windows that seem out more than the Orient Canal.
On the other, a residing home with built-in display screen shelves, a mahogany-framed fireplace and a mirrored exhibit nook contains Craftsman columns atop Colonial bases and an arched tray ceiling.
Past the mahogany doors following to the hearth — according to the listing, there are 60 of these in this home — is a relatives room with a bar. The family place also has a mahogany-framed fireplace, and the developed-in audio machines cupboard is a quite thoughtful touch. A projecting bay at the canal stop has banquette seating.
And the two the hearth and the properly outfitted mahogany bar at the other conclude incorporate Art Deco flair to this house. (Did I tell you that this home has tons of mahogany in it?)
French doorways at the top rated of the stars from the lobby — yep, mahogany once again — open up into the most important suite sitting down area.
The significant major suite spans about half of the second floor’s canal-dealing with aspect.
Its bedroom has its possess non-public balcony, as do two of the a few bedrooms in the visitor suite on this ground. (The visitor suite also has its have laundry.)
Its lavatory exudes luxurious without having heading in excess of the leading. It is outfitted with an infinity soaking tub, a steam shower, dual vanities and dual bogs.
The 3rd floor consists of a substantial bonus home that can provide any selection of uses, together with a game home, property theater, gymnasium and household business. It also has its personal balcony overlooking the canal.
In scenario you’ve been trying to keep depend, that can make a few outside areas included into this household. The fourth is a bi-level deck guiding the main flooring, accessed from the living place and kitchen area.
The lessen degree of the deck has five — that is appropriate, five — boat slips connected to it. This usually means you can invite your kin and mates to appear stop by you by boat as nicely as by car or truck and on foot. The primary-floor decks also have a barbecue/rotisserie/smoker grill, two fishing stations and a cabana shower.
All the extras, which includes the additional house inside of, are built achievable by the double good deal this household sits on.
With all these goodies, it really should be obvious that the only factor previous-faculty about this Margate Shingle Type property for sale is its visual appeal. In every other component, it’s fully in tune with contemporary periods.
THE Great PRINT
BATHS: 4 whole, 2 half
Square Ft: Not out there
SALE Rate: $5,499,788
OTHER Things: Its two-motor vehicle garage is heated and has concluded floors. This house’s sale value was diminished by $500,000 on Sept. 20th.
405 N. Pembroke Ave., Margate, NJ 08402 [Tina LoBiondo | Farley & Ferry Realtors]