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  • Price$435,000
  • Beds3
  • Baths2
  • SQ. Feet1,436
  • Acres0.50
  • Built1948

26 Sweet Gum Dr, Mathews County

"Gwynn's Island Mermaid". Once in a lifetime Opportunity!! Only two owners since it was built in 1942! Updated for today's buyer. Newer roof, newer HVAC, original hardwoods and luxury vinyl plank in kitchen & baths. You will love this amazing BAY FRONT COTTAGE. Front and back porches invite the breezes in! Kitchen features original working stove! Completing downstairs is a bedroom and full bath, a LR area with (decorative) fireplace and large dining room. Upstairs features two more bedrooms with a connecting bathroom, and views of the beautiful Chesapeake Bay! Step out front towards the bay, and enjoy screened in porch, which is the perfect spot for relaxing and reading a book while taking in the breezes and views. Step outside to the grassy yard and picnic table for your Crab Pickin! This home has a Private SAND beach, Jetty (to tie up your jet skis), and TWO outbuildings to store your toys in!! HURRY so you can enjoy this summer retreat this year!!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #10274848
  • Price$435,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms2.00
  • Full Baths2
  • Square Footage1,436
  • Acres0.50
  • Year Built1948
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached
  • StyleCape Cod, Cottage
  • StatusActive


  • ParkingDriveway Spc
  • ViewBay
  • Is WaterfrontYes
  • WaterfrontBay
  • PoolNo Pool


  • ExteriorVinyl
  • Exterior FeaturesTagged Items, Storage Shed
  • RoofComposite
  • FoundationCrawl

Additional Information

  • Days on Market110

Community Information

  • Address26 Sweet Gum Dr
  • AreaMathews
  • SubdivisionGwynn Island
  • CityMathews County
  • StateVA
  • Zip Code23066


  • Interior FeaturesFireplace Decorative, Window Treatments
  • AppliancesDryer, Elec Range, Refrigerator, Washer
  • HeatingHeat Pump W/A
  • CoolingHeat Pump W/A
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces1
  • # of Stories2

School Information

  • ElementaryLee-Jackson Elementary
  • MiddleThomas Hunter Middle
  • HighMathews

Listing Details

  • Listing Courtesy ofVertical Real Estate
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