24346 Shady Lane, Millsboro, DE 19966-4424 $500,000

Beds/Baths: 3/2
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,495
Acreage: 0.39
Age:53 years
Coastal, Cabin/Lodge
MLS#: DESU2046540
Subdivision: Short Hills


NEW PRICE! ATTENTION Beach lovers who are BOATERS and are tired of slip, dock and ramp fees! This home is one of 16 on SHADY LANE where the homeowners share a private Marina fronting on the deep watered Hopkins Prong which flows to Herring Creek and the Rehoboth Bay. 5 minutes to the Lighthouse or the Rudder or to fish the Indian River and 10 minutes to the Atlantic. For $200 annually the residents of Shady Lane share the 23' wide by 100' long boat Ramp, four 22'+ boat docks, 3+ mooring areas, and a secure lagoon. There is 125'+ of bulk head and over an acre of open space with a picnic area, boat & trailer storage with water and electric available. This 3-bedroom, 2 bath home is situated on .39 acres and is 3 LOTS FROM THE SHADY LANE homeowner’s WATER ACCESS. The first floor features a spacious 2 story family room with a wood & box beam ceiling and is centered by a pellet stove; a remodeled center island kitchen; a flex room that could be a first-floor bedroom, media room, dining or office with barn door entry; a full bath and laundry room adjacent to a tiled 30’ x 11’ sunroom that exits to a brick paver patio with outside shower. The 2nd floor which overlooks the great room includes a primary bedroom with a remodeled ensuite tile bath w/tub, and separate shower. The 3rd floor provides 2 additional bedrooms, one of which exits to a private sun deck. Recent upgrades include: remodeled kitchen with soft close cabinetry, granite, stainless frig, and 5 burner gas stove; a dimensional shake roof, Anderson Thermopane windows, updated circuit breaker panels, all new plumbing. including an on-demand propane hot water heater. The property also features a 30' x 26' oversized Detached Garage, with two 10' x 9' garage doors. The garage includes a wood stove, a separate 100-amp CB Panel, a 50-amp Breaker and walk-up floored storage with a cedar closet. Perfect for self employed contractors, someone that has antique cars, or wants a workshop. Call for an appointment today!

Bathroom 3: Upper 2
Primary Bed: Upper 1
Primary Bath: Upper 1
Bedroom 2: Upper 1
Family Room: Main
Kitchen: Main
Dining Room: Main
Bathroom 1: Main
Sun/Florida Room: Main
Laundry: Main
Taxes: $601
Home Assoc: $200/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: N
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Indian River
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


Water Oriented: Yes; Water Front: No; Water Access: Yes; Water Body Name: Hopkins Prong; Water Body Type: Bay; Types of Use: Boat - Powered, Canoe/Kayak, Fishing Allowed, Personal Watercraft (PWC), Private Access, Sail, Swimming Allowed, Waterski/Wakeboard; Navigable: Yes;

HOA: Yes; Amenities: Boat Dock/Slip, Boat Ramp, Common Grounds, Mooring Area, Picnic Area, Water/Lake Privileges; Fee Includes: Common Area Maintenance, Pier/Dock Maintenance, Reserve Funds;

Baseboard - Electric Heating, , Wall Unit Heating, Electric, Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C, Multi Units, Ductless/Mini-Split, Electric, Hot Water - Propane, Hot Water - Tankless, Well Water, Gravity Septic Field, 110 Volts, 200+ Amp Service, 220 Volts, 60 Amp Service, Cable TV, Propane

Detached Garage, Driveway, Off Street, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Front Entry, Oversized, Lighted Parking, Detached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Carpet Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring, 2 Story Ceilings, 9'+ Ceilings, Beamed Ceilings, Cathedral Ceilings, Vaulted Ceilings, Wood Ceilings

Slab Foundation, Shingle Roof, Block Exterior, Frame Exterior, Balcony, Porch(es), Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Outside Shower, Secure Storage

Backs to Trees, Landscaping, Non-Tidal Wetland Lot, Partly Wooded Lot, Pond, Private Lot, Scenic Vista View, Water View, Decorative Fence, Privacy Fence

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Public Elementary (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Long Neck Elementary School Indian River School District K–5 Millsboro 1.65 mi
Love Creek Elementary School Cape Henlopen School District K–5 Lewes 4.56 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Beacon Middle School Cape Henlopen School District 6–8 Lewes 4.5 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: 28
  • Average salary of people in this community: $43,983

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 309
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.36
  • Households w/ Children: 44%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 10,205 (57.9%)
  • Rented: 2,106 (11.9%)
  • Vacant: 5,316 (30.2%)
  • Total: 17,627

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: 29,324
Households: 12,311
Median Age: 51.50

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 4.2%
  • Some High School: 8.0%
  • High School Graduate: 37.0%
  • Some College: 18.9%
  • Associate Degree: 9.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11.8%
  • Graduate Degree: 10.4%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $59,084

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: $712
  • Two Bedroom: $960
  • Three Bedroom: $1,143
  • Four Bedroom: $1,208

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. , 302-542-0228, carol.materniak@lnf.com

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Listing data as of 7/19/2024.

24346 Shady Lane, Millsboro, DE 19966-4424

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