Water Views - Primary on Main
29 Ocean Street Cape May, NJ
$ 3,999,999
Property Attributes
  • MLS#210762
  • TypePending
  • CountyCAPE MAY
  • CityCape May
  • AreaCape May
  • NeighborhoodCape May City
  • Zip08204
  • StyleCottage,Three Story,Victorian
  • Year Built1900
  • Taxes$ 15722
  • Price$ 3,999,999
  • Bedrooms12
  • Full Bathrooms12
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage6000
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Coldwell Banker Sol Needles Real Estate
Data Source:
Cape May County MLS
Property Description

"THE HUMPHREY HUGHES HOUSE" LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION This circa 1900 Seaside Estate is located in Cape May's Primary Historic District, 1/2 block to the beach and 2 blocks to the Washington Street Walking Mall. Some of the shores finest restaurants, outdoor cafes, quaint shops, theater and the best collection of Victorian homes are all within walking distance of this seaside beauty. Relax on the fifty foot front porch with ocean views and warm breezes, as the horse and carriages slowly pass by. As you enter through the front door you are greeted with spectacular woodwork, a beautiful hand carved staircase, stained glass windows and a cozy fireplace that enhances the living room. The formal dining room is graciously appointed with seating for ten, period furnishings and an inviting fireplace. The glass enclosed sun porch located off the dining room and parlor is the perfect spot to curl up and read a good book. The kitchen and butlers pantry is large enough to gather the entire family to help prepare the Holiday dinners or those special occasion events. All twelve bedrooms are en-suite and several have their own sitting room with cable and TV. The lower level offers a family room and nanny quarters, laundry facilities and parking for one car inside. Maybe one of Cape May's finest porches, 50 feet long, with ocean views makes this the perfect entertaining spot for that special cocktail party or just be lazy and enjoy watching Cape May walk past your porch. Formally this building was operated as the Humphrey Hughes Seaside Inn and was for the last 32 years one of Cape May's premier Bed and Breakfast Inns This Historic Cottage still retains all the licenses to run this property as a successful B & B. All the bed linens, towels, china, silverware and an extensive inventory of period furniture convey with the property Several heating and hot water systems keep up with the 12 bedrooms for any occasion and offers a laundry area, plenty of storage and parking for three cars. All perspectives must be prequalified. This home is shown by appointment only, owners live on site so please respect their privacy. This property is ready to become a Seaside Bed and Breakfast or a Boutique Hotel once again should the new owners choose to do so. Owners will supply the buyer with names and email from years of prior guests. Become your own boss, live at the beach and enjoy being part of a wonderful beach community.

Price History
3/9/2021 Listed $3,999,999

General Features

Basement Full, Inside Entrance, Masonry Floors/Wall, Outside Entrance
Exterior Features Cable TV, Deck, Outside Shower, Porch, Screened Porch, Sidewalks
Heating Baseboard, Gas Natural, Hot Water, Multi-Zoned, Radiator
Interior Features Fireplace- Gas, Security System, Smoke/Fire Alarm, Wood Flooring
Sewer City
Type Single Family
Water City
Zoning R-S

Interior Features

Appliances Included Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave Oven, Oven, Range, Refrigerator, Self-Clean Oven, Smoke/Fire Detector, Stove Electric, Washer
Hot Water Gas- Natural

Exterior Features

Exterior Shingle, Wood
Parking/Garage 1 Car, 3 Car, Attached, Concrete Driveway, Garage, Heated Garage


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Pending Average in 08204

AVG $850K
AVG 22
Year Built
AVG 1978
AVG 37
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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