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  • 9 bedrooms
  • 9 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 26
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Bedrooms: 9

Bathrooms: 9

Sleeps: 26

Type: House

The Abbey (John B. McCreary House)

This historic gem is the most photographed home in Cape May. Built in 1869 by a wealthy Pennsylvania coal baron, John McCreary, its architecture is a mix of Victorian elegance meeting Gothic Revival. Architect Stephen Button designed this beautiful Gothic villa to feature a 60' tower. He also designed her with stenciled and ruby glass arched windows. This home features 4 large public rooms, 9 bedrooms and 9 1/2 baths (mixture of double beds, queen and single beds), all richly decorated with antiques, chandeliers, mahogany trim, beautiful wallpaper and Persian rugs. Shaded verandas and porches offer relaxing spaces for reading, watching the horse-drawn ...Read more

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Barbara Tillman

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The Abbey (John B. McCreary House)
Cape May, New Jersey

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The Abbey is located one block from the beach and one block from shopping, fine dining and recreation. There is parking for 10 cars on site. The horse-drawn carriages clip clop right by the house, and the Cape May trolley also runs by the house.

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Beach or lakeside relaxation

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Car is not necessary

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