Sealed Bid - 16 Daisey Ave. - 2.18, 2.25, & 3.4.11


Property Address: A portion of 16 Daisey Avenue, Lot 16, Foreside Commons, Ocean View, Delaware 19970, Sussex County Tax Map 134 12.00 2022 (being approximately 75’ x 242’ +/- at the rear of the property/landlocked with no road frontage).

Minimum Bid: This property is not subject to a minimum bid; however, the Sussex County Council reserves the right to reject any and all bids if, at its discretion, any bid is found not to be in the best interest of the County.

Sealed bids will be accepted by the Sussex County Council on or before 3:00 p.m. on March 11, 2011 for the purchase of the following property:

That portion of the property identified on Sussex County Tax Map as 134 12.00 2022 and currently known as 16 Daisey Avenue, Lot 16, Foreside Commons, Ocean View, Baltimore Hundred, Sussex County, Delaware, being approximately 75 feet wide and 242 feet deep beginning 100 feet back from Daisey Avenue. Purchaser understands that the portion of the parcel being approximately 75 feet wide and 100 feet deep fronting on Daisey Avenue shall be retained by Sussex County for the purpose of operating the pump station currently located thereon and is not included in this sale. The subject property does not have any road frontage and is landlocked. Any conveyance herein shall be subject to the Purchaser satisfying the contingencies set forth below.

Tax Map: 134 12.00 2022
Deed Reference: Deed Book 2424, Page 313
Zoning: R-1
Flood Map: 0515J
Assessed Value: $6,000

Contingencies/Conditions to be met by Purchaser: Purchaser, at his or her expense, shall be required to obtain any and all approvals, including, but not limited to, (1) obtaining a variance for Sussex County to continue to operate the utility pumping station as deemed necessary by the Sussex County Council, (2) subdivision approval to subdivide the parcel such that Sussex County shall own that portion of the current parcel being approximately 75 feet wide and 100 feet deep fronting on Daisey Avenue with Sussex County conveying the remainder thereof (being approximately 75 feet wide and 242 feet deep beginning 100 feet back from Daisey Avenue) to Purchaser, and (3) any and all other approvals that may be necessary to accomplish the foregoing purposes.

All sealed bids must be hand delivered, mailed or otherwise delivered to the address below no later than the deadline date and time set forth above. All bids must be submitted on the “Bid Proposal Form” by the stated deadline for consideration. Late bids will not be accepted.

David Baker
Sussex County Administrator
2 The Circle; P. O. Box 589
Georgetown, DE 19947

Bids must be submitted in the manner prescribed in the “Instruction to Bidders” which can be obtained by contacting Hal Godwin at (302) 854-5060 or by email at hgodwin@sussexcountyde.gov. Bid packages are also available online at www.sussexcountyde.gov/publicnotices. All bids must be accompanied by a deposit of 10% of the bid amount in the form of a certified check, cashier’s check, or money order made payable to “Sussex County Council”. The successful bidder’s deposit will be applied toward the purchase price. All others will be returned. Closing shall occur within thirty (30) days after approval of sale.

Employees of Sussex County Council and/or their immediate families are ineligible to bid. The Sussex County Council reserves the right to reject any bid. The property is being sold “as is”. For further information, please contact Hal Godwin at the telephone number, address, or email address above.