261 47th Street

Avalon, NJ
$ 2,695,000 Beds 5 Baths 2.5 Sq 3,025
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Welcome to this Custom Built, 5 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath Home with 3,000+ square feet of gracious living space, a little over one block to some of Avalon's best beaches, on a large 60'x110' lot. Located in the quiet, highly desirable south Avalon, an easy walk and natural beach path lets you enjoy a spacious, quiet stretch of beach. A curved, exterior staircase leads you to the spacious marble foyer and up onto the hardwood floored Center Hall with the Dining Room on the right with spacious windows on the Southern and Eastern sides, leading to the fully equipped Kitchen with morning sun beams, custom cabinetry and a lift for groceries and packages. The Kitchen pass through overlooks the cathedral ceiling family room with views of the 60'x45' beautiful, large, private yard with natural light, private foliage, and shade on the edges. To the left of Hall, a fireside living room, 33'x14', has spacious windows on the Southern and Western sides with early sunset views. Sliding glass door to the covered rear deck extends your entertaining area for family and guests. Powder Room and Laundry Room conveniently located at rear of the First Floor next to back deck with side staircase access, as you come right off the beach. Second Floor has large 38'x14' Master Suite with cathedral ceilings, sunset views, His and Her divided closets, en suite bath with Jacuzzi Tub, spacious corner shower, double vanity and access to private rear deck where you can enjoy moonlit skies, shooting stars, and fireworks. Additional 4 Bedrooms, hall closet and ceramic tiled hall bath with tub/shower, vanity and linen closet. Lower level is an extra space for fun and entertaining. Currently used as a 340 sq. ft. Exercise/Game Room, plus separate Storage, Utility room, Work Area, and full car garages on both East and West sides of house, with separate driveways. Grand sized 60'x45' back yard to play volleyball, croquet, horseshoes, or host a tented, celebratory party. Spacious covered area off lower level game room/ gym. Hidden storage for beach chairs, beach toys, etc. located under front staircase. Large outside shower & changing area at rear of home, convenient to side staircase & back deck. This owner contractor hand picked the best framing and finish craftsmen, and all heavy duty first class building materials: 2x6 exterior walls, poured 12" insulated ICF 250 MPH foundation, heavy duty plywood, custom trim, central vacuum, plus energy efficiency built in. Solar hot water and solar radiant ground floor heating make for comfort plus efficient utility bills. Boaters have few blocks to the Marina, fishing piers and boat launches at 53rd and Ocean Drive for fishing, kayaking, or watching the birds and sunset. Bike to tennis, basketball, ballparks, playgrounds, Bocce courts. Minutes to the Downtown District for Fine or Casual Dining, 39th street recreation facilities, outdoor activities, concerts at the Gazebo and ice cream for All. This home has never been rented and has been meticulously maintained and enjoyed by the Original Owners. Some furniture included with sale. Move in condition to enjoy the SUMMER of 2021. Picture your family making their own memories. "A MUST SEE"!!

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 2,695,000
  • Lot Size
  • Bedrooms
  • 5
  • Sqr Footage
  • 3,025
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Year Built
  • 2001
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Avalon
  • Taxes
  • $ 8341
  • County
  • Style
  • Colonial,Three Story
  • Area
  • Avalon
  • MLS#
  • 211519
  • Zip
  • 08202
Listing Provided by: Coldwell Banker James C Otton Real Estate - SH
Data Source: Cape May County MLS



Cooling Central Air Condition, Ceiling Fan
Exterior Features Deck, Enclosed/Covered Patio, Porch, Cable TV, Sidewalks, Outside Shower, Whirpool/Spa
Heating Gas Natural, Solar, Baseboard, Radiant, Hot Water, Multi-Zoned
Interior Features Cathedral Ceilings, Wood Flooring, Smoke/Fire Alarm, Storage, Fireplace- Wood, Marble Flooring, Tile Flooring
Sewer Public
Type Single Family
Water Public
Zoning R-1C

Interior Features

Appliances Included Range, Oven, Self-Clean Oven, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Dishwasher, Disposal, Central Vacuum, Smoke/Fire Detector, Stove Natural Gas
Hot Water Gas- Natural, Solar

Exterior Features

Exterior Shingle, Wood
Parking/Garage Garage, Parking Pad, 2 Car, Attached, Auto Door Opener, Heated Garage, Concrete Driveway


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

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Based on the average sale price from the Villas, NJ office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

4/29/2021 Listed $2,695,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 08202

AVG $4.78M
AVG 55
Year Built
AVG 2006
AVG 25
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data


261 47th Street Avalon, NJ is a Single Family Home for sale at $2695000 with 3025 sqft and a lot size of Acre(s). 261 47th Street Avalon has 5 bedrooms, 2 baths and was built in 2001. The property's zip code is 08202 which is in Avalon, NJ

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