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29 Ocean Street, Cape May - Active

For Sale: $3,999,999

MLS: 210762   |   Bedrooms: 12   |   Bathrooms: 12   |   Type: Single Family   |   Lot: 6001-10000 SqFt   |   DOM: 45 Days

29 Ocean Street

"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.


  • Dishwasher   
  • Dryer   
  • Microwave Oven   
  • Oven   
  • Range   
  • Refrigerator   
  • Self-Clean Oven   
  • Smoke/Fire Detector   
  • Stove Electric   
  • Washer   
  • Cable TV   
  • Deck   
  • Outside Shower   
  • Porch   
  • Screened Porch   
  • Sidewalks   
  • 1st Floor Master Bedroom   
  • Den/TV Room   
  • Dining Room   
  • Eat-In-Kitchen   
  • In-Law Quarters   
  • Kitchen   
  • Laundry Closet   
  • Laundry/Utility Room   
  • Living Room   
  • Pantry   
  • Storage Attic   
  • Workshop   
  • Heating:Baseboard   
  • Heating:Gas Natural   
  • Heating:Hot Water   
  • Heating:Multi-Zoned   
  • Heating:Radiator   
  • Heater:Gas- Natural  
  • Fireplace- Gas  
  • Wood Flooring  
  • Security System  
  • Smoke/Fire Alarm  
  • City  
  • Cottage  
  • Three Story  
  • Victorian  

Last Database Update: 04/18/2021 04:20:27

Let PURDY REAL ESTATE be your buyer agent for this listing. Listing is provided by Coldwell Banker Sol Needles Real Estate. The data relating to real estate for sale on this web page appears in part through the Cape May County MLS program, a voluntary cooperative exchange of property listing data between licensed real estate brokerage firms in which we participate, and is provided by Cape May County MLS through a licensing agreement. Disclaimer: All information deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be independently verified. All properties are subject to change, withdrawal, or prior sale.
29 Ocean Street, Cape May

For Sale: $3,999,999 / MLS: 210762

Beds: 12 /
Baths: 12 /
Single Family

Lot: 6001-10000 SqFt /
DOM: 45 Days
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