32548 River Road

Millsboro, DE
$ 980,000 Beds 4 Baths 4.5 Sq 4,492
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Introducing 32548 River Road, the ideal setting for the water enthusiast! Situated on a .52 +/- acre parcel offering approximately 131 feet of water frontage on the Indian River Bay, this property’s features would be hard to duplicate in today’s market. A 240’ dock complete with recently updated water, electric and a boat lift is a must have for any sailor or fisherman. The sandy beach area at low tides complete with easy access via steps from the bulkheading makes for easy launching of a paddleboard, kayaks or canoe! After a long day of water adventures, one can relax in the shaded, waterfront gazebo or take a refreshing swim in the 12’ x 20’ solar heated pool! The spacious rear yard also offers plenty of space for sunbathing, gazing at the calming waters, or enjoying a game of horse shoes! Not only is the lot a rarity in today’s market, the Post and Beam construction of this 4,492sq/ft, 4BR, 4.5BA home with guest apartment is also a unique find! The home’s original hardwood floors, exposed beams, wide open living spaces and panoramic views are certain to wow you. Special features include a vast brick 2-sided gas fireplace in the main living area and kitchen, spiral staircase, brick wood burning fireplace in the primary suite, dramatic vaulted ceilings on the 2nd level, flex space that is currently used as a den but could be converted to a first-floor bedroom, home office or fitness room, and a recently updated kitchen complete with new stainless appliances and quartz counters. This home also features a 2BR, 1BA guest apartment complete with a private entrance, spacious living area with a wood burning fireplace, full kitchen and great water views. This property’s layout is ideal for one seeking a vacation property and investment in one! Truly a one–of-a-kind property!

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 980,000
  • Lot Size
  • 0.58 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 4,492
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 4
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Millsboro
  • Taxes
  • $ 1283
  • County
  • Style
  • Post & Beam,Coastal
  • Area
  • Indian River Hundred
  • MLS#
  • DESU2011506
  • Zip
  • 19966
Listing Provided by: Jack Lingo - Rehoboth
Data Source: Bright MLS



Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility None
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Freezer, Microwave, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater, Dryer
Architectural Style Post & Beam, Coastal
Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Batts Insulation, Cedar, Vinyl Siding
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Ceiling Fan(s), Multi Units, Ductless/Mini-Split
Days on Market 8
Electric Circuit Breakers
Elementary School LONG NECK
Exclusions Ring Doorbell System, light fixture above dining table in front of fireplace, space heater in living area on floor.
Exterior Features Boat Storage, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Outbuilding(s), Underground Lawn Sprinkler
Flooring Hardwood, Tile/Brick, Vinyl, Carpet
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Wall Unit, Baseboard - Electric
Interior Features 2nd Kitchen, Additional Stairway, Breakfast Area, Butlers Pantry, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Dining/Living, Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Exposed Beams, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Eat-In
Levels 2
Location Type Bayfront
Lot Size Square Feet 25265.00
MLS Area Indian River Hundred (31008)
Middle/Junior High School MILLSBORO
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Balconies- Multiple, Deck(s), Patio(s)
Pool Features In Ground, Solar Heated, Fenced
Pool Y/N Yes - Personal
Possession Coin w/Sell Sett
Price Per Sq Ft 218.17
Property Type Residential
Roof Copper, Architectural Shingle, Shake, Wood
School District INDIAN RIVER
School District 300200396898
Security Features Smoke Detector
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Sussex DE Quadrants Between Rt 1 & 113
Tax Annual Amount 1283.0
Tax Year 2021
Utilities Propane, Multiple Phone Lines, Cable TV Available
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Bay, Panoramic
Water Access Y/N Yes
Water Body Name Indian River Bay
Waterfront Features Private Dock Site
Zoning MR

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 4492
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N No
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 3.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 3
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N No
Fireplace Features Gas/Propane, Wood, Fireplace - Glass Doors, Mantel(s), Double Sided
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Electric
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Multi-tank
Laundry Type Main Floor, Dryer In Unit, Washer In Unit, Upper Floor
Living Area 4492
Room Type Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Kitchen, Den, Sun/Florida Room, Great Room, In-Law/auPair/Suite
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 3
Window Features Sliding

Exterior Features

# Of Attached Garage Spaces 2
Dock Type And Features Hoist/Lift Electric, Mooring, Multiple Slip, Pier (Perpendicular), Private
Dock/slip Conveys Yn Yes
Door Features Sliding Glass, Storm
Fencing Partially, Privacy
Foundation Details Crawl Space
Garage Features Garage - Front Entry, Garage Door Opener
Horse Y/N No
Inclusions Built-in, King Bed frame.
Lot Dimensions 131.00 x 193.00
Lot Features Bulkheaded, Flood Plain, Not In Development, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
Lot Size Acres 0.58
Lot Size Source Assessor
Navigable Water Y/N Yes
Number of Docks 3
Number of Slips 1
Parking Features Concrete Driveway
Road Responsibility City/County
Total Parking Spaces 7
Type of Parking Attached Garage, Driveway, Off Street
Water Access Features Fishing Allowed, Canoe/Kayak, Boat - Powered
Water Body Type Bay
Water Oriented Y/N Yes
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N Yes
Waterfront Y/N Yes

Room Details

Bedroom 2 Upper 1 Cathedral/Vaulted Ceiling,Ceiling Fan(s),Flooring - Carpet
Den Main Flooring - HardWood,Window Treatments
Dining Room Main Fireplace - Gas,Flooring - HardWood,Living/Dining Room Combo
Great Room Main Flooring - HardWood,Living/Dining Room Combo
In-Law/auPair/Suite Upper 1 Flooring - Tile,Fireplace - Wood Burning,Countertop(s) - Solid Surface,Ceiling Fan(s)
Kitchen Main Breakfast Bar,Breakfast Nook,Countertop(s) - Quartz,Fireplace - Gas,Flooring - HardWood,Kitchen - Eat-in,Kitchen - Electric Cooking
Primary Bedroom Upper 1 Fireplace - Wood Burning,Flooring - Carpet,Ceiling Fan(s),Balcony Access
Sun/Florida Room Main Window Treatments


  • 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

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  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Long Neck Elementary School
Middle School Millsboro Middle School
High School Sussex Central High School

Price History

1/14/2022 Listed $980,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19966

AVG $580K
AVG $1,156
AVG 108


32548 River Road Millsboro, DE is a Single Family Home for sale at $980000 with 4492 sqft and a lot size of 0.58 Acres Acre(s). 32548 River Road Millsboro has 4 bedrooms, 4 baths . The property's zip code is 19966 which is in Millsboro, DE

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