• Price$420,000
  • Beds3
  • Baths2
  • Acres0.37
  • Built1959

32280 River Rd, MILLSBORO

Waterfront wonder! Enjoy this cottage-style 4BRs/2 bath home brimming with charm perched on edge of beautiful Indian River Bay! One-of-a-kind design, this home exudes quaint architectural elements that are fitting for its premier position along the water. Tucked along River Rd. in quiet waterfront enclave,stone road leads to this 2-building property. Separate structure sits before home and boasts 2-car garage with overhead storage, full bath with shower/vanity and W & D with cabinets. Just beyond is home with brick paver open patio with wildflowers bordering its edge bringing splashes of color to forefront, along with covered patio underneath 2nd level deck. Front door opens to cheerful kitchen insoft salmon pink with tile floor and mini inverted ceiling sporting 16-pane ceiling light. Wood cabinets finished to ceiling with scrolled molding, including built-in pantry, are paired with cream appliances, and deep inset windows here and throughout home are lovely touch. Wainscoting appears in DR, which sits open to kitchen and where tile changes over to hardwood floors, and dining room table now resides. DRis, in turn, completely open to FR with seafoam green paint, mimicking nature~s colors. FR has beach vibe that resonates in volumes. Comfy couches, easy-to-lounge-in chairs and plush area rug that is welcoming with its blend of coastal colors, while dual ceiling fans, 1 in DR and 1 in FR, provide endless cool breeze. Oversized sliders offer amazing water views and access to sunroom. This all-windowed room is playful and peaceful with dining nook nestled off to side, and array of couches and chairs that advantageously face the water with fringe benefit of fabulous bay views. Off FR are 2 secondary,carpeted BRs, both light, airy and spacious, that share 2-tiered Jack-and-Jill bathroom. BR1 leads into full bath with natural wood doors, baseboards, trim and crown molding with pedestal sink, closet, window and beadboard on 1st level and then up 2 steps through pocket door to tub, another window and access to second BR. Off the BR is ~the pearl of the ocean.~ Set of glass sliders from BR grant access to angledall-wood retreat room with apex ceiling, huge skylight, track lighting and SunWave jacuzzi! Imagine relaxing and unwinding amid bubbling water with uninterrupted views through another set of glass sliders to beautiful bay! From FR tan carpeted staircase with volume ceiling leads to 2nd level. Huge BR3 touts vaulted ceiling, skylight, multiple windows, natural wood DD closet and delightful ladder leading up to upper loft with bed and succession of windows including sea-inspired porthole window. BR also has access, through glass sliders, to 2nd -level front deck with water views to the side. Outside steps lead down to front patio and yard. Full bath resides on this level with tile floor and tub/shower with corner vanity. Cleverly door grants access to alcove, where there is 2nd vanity with sink/mirror and closet, and then onto to MBR. Expansive in every way, this MBR boasts sitting area, vaulted ceiling, skylight,optional loft and series of windows with breathtaking bay views! Of course, luxury continues with glass sliding doors that lead to 2nd -level back deck with panoramic water views. Back of home consists of slightly elevated open deck trimmed with stones and flowering beds with whimsical wrought-iron spiral staircase tucked at corner that leads up to 2nd -level deck. Beyond deck is stretch of open yard that seamlessly blends into your own water arena. Private pier leads out to 2-story boathouse with seating,boat access and right-on-the-water views. Just steps away from all water sports and relaxing bayside,enjoy the allure of life on the water and ever-changing beauty in this cottage on the bay!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #DESU146124
  • Price$420,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms2.00
  • Full Baths2
  • Acres0.37
  • Year Built1959
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family
  • StyleContemporary
  • StatusActive


  • AmenitiesEntry Lvl BR, Master Bath(s), Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors, Central Vacuum, Wpool Jets
  • # of Garages2
  • GaragesGarage - Front Entry, Additional Storage Area


  • ExteriorVinyl Siding
  • Exterior FeaturesExterior Lighting, Outbuilding Apartment, Patio, Outside Shower, Boat Storage
  • RoofAsbestos Shingle

Additional Information

  • Date ListedAugust 17th, 2019
  • Days on Market60
  • ZoningMR

Community Information

  • Address32280 River Rd
  • AreaIndian River Hundred (31008)
  • CountySUSSEX-DE
  • StateDE
  • Zip Code19966


  • AppliancesDishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Oven/Range-Electric, Range hood, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Heater
  • HeatingForced Air
  • CoolingCentral A/C
  • # of Stories2
  • Stories2 Story

School Information

  • DistrictINDIAN RIVER

Listing Details

  • Listing OfficeKeller Williams Realty

Price Change History for 32280 River Rd, MILLSBORO, DE (MLS® #DESU146124)

Date Details Change
Price Reduced from $430,000 to $420,000 $10,000 (2.33%)
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