TRULY UNIQUE HOUSE WITH UNEXPECTED TOUCHES OF CLASS ON GOLDEN MILE, $725,000. 4 Bedrooms, 5 Baths, 700 feet to ocean. There simply are no other houses for sale in the area that are similar or equal.
Each bedroom has its own bathroom. A fifth bath can be used by guests sleeping in the Carolina room, living room, or office. The fifth bath also is very convenient for folks returning from the beachthey can shower and change without tracking sand into the house proper.
This unique houses exterior was solidly built of locally harvested cypress in 1976a bi-centennial house. It has withstood numerous hurricanes, including Hugo, virtually unscathed. The low country style is pleasingly simple, ideal for a well-built, low maintenance, comfortable beach house. A just completed extensive renovation added numerous upgrades and touches of class inside that make this one-of-a-kind house ideal for living and entertaining.
A large Carolina room was built across the back of the house in the 1980s. Huge expanses of glass make this the brightest room in the house, one that several lookers have said is their favorite. It is approximately 12.5' x 22', with a massive, ancient live-oak tree shading it from the sun.
The recent renovation totally changed the interior of the house by adding one bedroom and three bathrooms, along with touches of class that are rare in beach houses, such as crown molding throughoutliving room, dining room, halls, all bedrooms and baths. Dining room has new chair-rail, wainscot, and a pewter-colored chandelier. New plantation blinds have been installed throughout the house and garage.
All baths have new vanity tops, beveled mirrors, etc.
The floors are a mix of marble (living room and dining room plus 2 baths); ceramic tile (in Carolina room, 3 baths); porcelain tile (kitchen/breakfast nook), and vinyl in the office. Hall and bedrooms have new, high-end carpet with face weight of 76 ounces per square yard over top quality padding-- comfortable enough to sleep on.
A truly unique feature of the house is its custom, hand-crafted, cypress cabinetry by Arthur Cools. He built more than 2 dozen cabinets and drawers in the kitchen, plus another 8 huge cabinets on one wall in the breakfast nook, 3 more in the washer/dryer area, as well as the custom vanities in two of the original baths.
Appliances include a large side-by-side refrigerator/freezer, double wall-oven, stove-top range, dishwasher/disposal, washer, dryer.
The house has recently been extensively renovated, freshly painted inside and out, and needs nothing. Total heated and cooled space is just over 2,300 square feet. The attached garage has approximately 500 additional square feet unheated under roof.
Nearly every visitor has expressed amazement/surprise at how spacious the interior is, and that it has so many features that they had not expected to see in a beach housesuch as the fireplace in the living room. House is ready to move in.
House is between North Ocean Blvd and Beach Drive, at 215 82nd Ave North. This is within the so-called "Golden Mile" which includes numerous properties valued in excess of $1,000,000. Even though several million dollar houses are in the immediate area, this unique house has no home-owner association fees.
Lot is 80 x 150 feet, more than a quarter-acre. When the city created 82nd Ave Parkway to relocate the hospital, they made lots in the 200 block of 82nd Ave the same setbacks--40 feet from the street. Consequently, the lot actually is 80' wide and (with the setback) 190" deep.
House has just over 2300 square feet that is heated and cooled. HVAC system is about 2 years old and serves main house while the sun-room and an office in the garage have separate heating/cooling units, to use when needed, turn off when not needed.
If you have researched recent sales in this area you found some fire-sale prices for bank-owned houses or older houses needing substantial work, to more than a million dollars for styrofoam construction.
Some of the stick-built homes currently listed for sale in the immediate area will require substantial expenditure to bring them up the level of desirability that this cypress house already has; everything that needed repair or replacement has been taken care of in this unique house, which actually is 40 years old but the appraiser gave an effective age of 10 years because of its present condition. Purchaser could move in the day after settlement if desired. Even though the asking price for this totally renovated house might seem high to some, you should compare upgrades and touches of class already done to make it a truly unique, casual beach house, ready to move into and suitable for entertaining guests starting with your house-warming party. A home for your lifetime!
Address: 215 82nd Ave North, Myrtle Beach. NOTE: HOUSE HAS NO FOR SALE SIGN IN THE YARD. From North Ocean Blvd, turn toward the ocean on 82nd Ave North. House is 2nd on right, a beige house with white trim and yellow shutters.
Financially qualified, serious shoppers should call or email to schedule an appointment to see this truly unique property. Realtors who bring qualified potential purchasers can earn normal 3% commission at closing.
An alley at the back of the property provides a very safe walking alternative to the beach without having to dodge vehicles on the street.
For Sale By Owner Home Prices for Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29572