An incredible seaside opportunity awaits at 1017 Tamarind Road. This 1948 Nantucket-style gem is situated on an expansive corner lot in East Delray Beach’s Seagate neighborhood just one block from the ocean and a few blocks from the boutiques and eateries of East Atlantic Avenue. The charming residence features four bedrooms, Dade-County Pine frame and floors, natural light throughout and many vintage details including exceptional hallways and oversized baseboards. Surrounded by a lush hedge, the private grounds offer an abundance of green space with Chicago brick walkways and terrace for entertaining plus plenty of room to add a pool. This coastal property represents great value in the beach area and the perfect opportunity to update the charming home or create your dream house.
Tucked away in the Seagate neighborhood, this unique property combines the charm of a Nantucket-style residence with the appeal of a corner lot offering frontage on Tamarind Road and Seagate Drive. The beach area charmer is located just one block from the ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway with the excitement of East Atlantic Avenue just a few blocks away. Enjoy pleasant drives to Palm Beach and Boca Raton via scenic A1A and travel with ease thanks to several jetports and three international airports nearby.
Originally built in 1939, this classic home was moved in 1948 to its present location on Tamarind Road, a quaint tree-lined street in the beach area. The front of the property is surrounded by a beautiful hedge with an arched arbor front entryway and Chicago brick walkway that leads through the expansive front yard showcasing the crisp white exterior with black shutters, wood shake roof, bay windows and inviting front porch.
The front door opens to unveil the formal living room and library beyond with picturesque views of the brick terrace and tranquil grounds. Vintage touches include Dade County pine floors, plaster walls and oversized baseboards. The main living areas flow effortlessly from one room to the next with the kitchen conveniently located off the formal dining room and library. The library has custom built-ins and French doors leading to the backyard and brick terrace. The formal dining room has a beautiful bay window for natural light and plenty of space for festive entertaining. The kitchen has bead-board and glass cabinets, large breakfast area, snack bar counter, side door with access to the carport and full bathroom nearby. The expansive interior hallways are unique with room for showcasing artwork, creating a quaint sitting area or enjoying a private study nook. Three of the bedrooms including the master suite are located off of the west hallway and the fourth bedroom is located off the kitchen hallway.
Boasting four bedrooms each with its own full bath, there is plenty of room for residents and guests alike. The master suite overlooks the expansive backyard and features a walk-in closet and bath with two sinks, spa tub, large shower and linen closet. The southwest bedroom has a charming bay window, closet and full bath. The third bedroom is located off the middle hallway with closet and full bath. The fourth bedroom has a private entrance off the kitchen with windows that overlook the grounds, a walk-in closet and full bath that has a second doorway to the kitchen. Don’t need four bedrooms? Use one of the multi-purpose rooms as a family room, office or game room. The functional floor plan can accommodate many needs. The laundry room is located off the hallway for convenience.
The inviting green spaces invite endless hours of outdoor lounging and entertaining. The winding Chicago brick walkway meanders through the backyard to the tranquil brick terrace with room for al fresco dining and outdoor living area. There is ample space for adding a pool for year round sun and fun. Plan picnics at the beach and shopping on the Avenue with Delray Beach’s hot spots just blocks away. Park the car and enjoy bicycles or golf cart transportation to maximize everything this Village by the Sea has to offer!
Rarely available, this prime corner beach area lot represents great value and the perfect opportunity for endless possibilities. Renovate the current home or build a coastal dream house. Luxury living awaits at 1017 Tamarind Road in the Seagate neighborhood of East Delray Beach, Florida. Contact Nick Malinosky for more information about this beach area residence.