EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

November 3, 2013

Sunny oceanfront home with private staircase to sandy beach

Open house today 3 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

By Linda Greenstein
Advertising Correspondent

---- — Sitting high on a bluff sandy, the oceanfront home has spectacular frontage a sandy beach and breathtaking views all the way to the Isle of Shoal. The beautiful front-to-back lot provides lovely waterfront marsh views on one side and direct private access to the beachfront on the other. With five bedrooms, multiple decks and off street parking for 10 cars, this is the ultimate beach house for entertaining family and friends.

The quiet North End Boulevard neighborhood in Salisbury is prized for its unspoiled beachfront and this spacious, move-in ready home maximizes these views and beach access effortlessly.

Entering the front door a visitor is immediately wowed by the brilliant blue ocean views. With an open concept and an abundance of windows, the light-filled home feels as if were hovering over the Atlantic. The windows frame the sun sparkling on the azure water and the gentle sound of the surf provides a relaxing backdrop to the sun-filled interior.

The two-story ocean front kitchen and dining room are amazing with windows framing views of the curving coastline and doors that lead out to a large covered oceanfront deck, complete with a bridge and private staircase to the beach. This is an outstanding combination for entertaining or casual living as the deck offers an amazing front row seat on the ocean, plenty of space for a gas grill and dining and the beach access cannot be beat.

Imagine having your own private oceanfront deck where you can watch the lacy waves rollup on the sand and then head down your private staircase right to the beach for a walk or swim.

Inside the large kitchen is fabulous with extensive workspace, a breakfast bar, custom wood cabinetry including a pantry cupboard, a gas range and a stainless steel Bosch dishwasher. The kitchen is open to the sunny dinning room and the comfortable family room as the floor plan provides stunning views at every turn.

There is a convenient laundry/full bath with shower, two bedrooms with great closet space and additional storage on the main living level. Two hardwood staircases lead up to the spacious bedroom level.

Upstairs is even more impressive as the views are even more striking. There is a sunny ocean front lounge area that provides gorgeous views year round and opens out to a private deck with a birds-eye view of the coastline and the ocean off to the horizon. This deck may offer the most remarkable views anywhere on the coastline. Watching the sunrise from this deck would be an awe-inspiring experience.

Two bedrooms have shutters that open to allow for panoramic ocean vistas or to close for privacy. A third bedroom offers gorgeous marsh views with a blaze of autumn colors and peaceful waterway. All three upstairs bedrooms include generous closets and multiple windows. An enormous spa like bath offers an oversized whirlpool tub, separate shower and ocean views.

With five bedrooms, an oceanfront location and private beech access the homeowner is sure to be popular with family and friends.

Built in 1994, the beach house, with its direct beach access, also makes a fabulous rental property with a history of $4,000 per week during the summer season.

It is important to note that this home sitting high on a bluff and be carefully has been constructed to today’s oceanfront building standards. Amenities include public water, public sewer and natural gas heating and cooking.

While the waterfront location gives the home a year-round vacation feels it is in fact only minutes from major highways, commuter routes, great restaurants, shopping and all the conveniences of modern life. The urbane pleasures of downtown Newburyport, with concerts, theater, art shows and boutique shopping, are only are about a 10-minute drive from the oceanfront home and tax-free shopping in New Hampshire is right down the street.

Market by Patrick Carey of Carey & Giampa Realtors at $1,095,000 this oceanfront property is impossible to appreciate from the street. To fully grasp the spectacular oceanfront location, private beach access and amazing views, it must be toured. Carey will host an open house on Sunday, November 3 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the home 318 North End Boulevard in Salisbury, MA. Those that cannot attend the open house or would prefer a private tour may contact Carey directly at (603) 583-1000 or at the office (603) 474-3401, Ext. 101 or at CareyandGiampa.com.