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Cape Cod's Least Expensive Beachfront Listings, August 2014

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Trap sheds? Check. A working lighthouse? Check. Bungalows, cottages and McMansions? Triple check. 'Tis the season for a virtual trip to the beach in search of single-family abodes in the sand that won't break the bank, relatively speaking. Hence, here's an updated map of Cape Cod's least expensive beachfront listings, by town, with 15 sandy abodes asking $459,000 to $2,395,000.

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1. Bourne

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47 Buena Vista Road
Pocasset, MA 02559

Kicking off with a 4BR Pocasset beach house that comes with a waterside "quintessential lazy front porch" and bath/bunk house. First listed in March 2013 for $649K, the post-PriceChopper ask is now $549K.

2. Sandwich

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49 Freeman Avenue
Sandwich, MA 02563

The brokerbabble insists, "You will make many memories here." So there's that. The 3BR, 1.5BA beach house hit the market in March for $650K, but a mid-August slice brought the ask down to $599K.

3. Falmouth

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23 Foster Road
East Falmouth, MA 02536

"True beachfront property!" This 6BR, 4.5BA 1918 shingle-style comes with "panoramic views from Washburn Island all the way to Falmouth Harbor and across to the Vineyard" and a gorgeous porch. Asking price is $1,850,000.

4. Mashpee

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39 Wilsons Grove
Mashpee, MA 02649

Located on Popponesset Beach, this 1,055 sq. ft. 2BA, 1BA was built in 1942. The beachy spread debuted on the market in May 2013 asking $1,500,000 and is now down to $1,100,000.

5. Barnstable

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879 Craigville Beach Road
Centerville, MA 02632

"Location, Location, Location!" This 3BR, 1BA sits in between Centerville's Craigville and Covell's beaches and comes with its own private deeded sand on Nantucket Sound. Yours for $1,150,000.

6. Yarmouth

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14 Judan Way
South Yarmouth, MA 02664

First listed in April 2013 $2,499,000, this South Yarmouth 4BR, 3BA on Nantucket Sound is now hoping for $1,899,000. Per the excited brokerbabble, "What a Place to Call Home!!!!!!!!!"

7. Dennis

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4 Longell Road
Dennis Port, MA 02639

Built in 1940, this 3BR, 1BA on Nantucket Sound has views from Great Island to Monomoy and is described in the listing as a "developer's dream." After hitting the market in May for $1,033,000, the ask is now down to $989,000.

8. Harwich

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55 Shore Road
West Harwich, MA 02671

The PriceChopper Hall of Fame nominee of the day goes to this West Harwich 3BR, 3BA that's been bouncing around the market since 2009 when it was looking for $3.3M. As of this writing, the 2,331-square-footer with its own white sandy beach on Nantucket Sound can be had for $2,395,000.

9. Chatham

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19 Forest Bluff Road
Chatham, MA 02659

Available for the first time in 30 years, this South Chatham beachfront cottage with an "established rental history" is asking $1,900,000. The 2BR, 1.5BA features "sweeping elevated water views over Nantucket Sound out to Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge!"

10. Brewster

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Ocean Saint Extension
Brewster, MA 02631

This Brewster Dunes year-round co-op features a working lighthouse - really. The 2BD, 2BA comes with its own private beach and is asking a rather odd $885,999.

11. Orleans

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49 Aspinet Road
Eastham, MA 02642

Built in 1955, this contemporary beachfront home features 4BD, 2BA. With "stunning views of Nauset beach," the property "has a successful rental history exceeding $50,000 in rental income for July & August for 2013." Asking price is $1,499,000.

12. Eastham

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15 Sunset Lane
Eastham, MA 02642

This adorable beachfront bungalow was built in 1948 and comes with private steps to Cape Cod Bay. The 3BD, 1BA 768 square footer first hit the market in 2011 for $1,300,000 and is now asking $799,000 - no doubt something to do with the need for a "stone revetment."

13. Wellfleet

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780 Ocean View Drive, Cape Cod
Wellfleet, MA 02667

"Living on the edge!" This 4BD, 3BA sits 80' above sea level on Sunrise Dune in the Cape Cod National Seashore. The 2,500-square- footer overlooking the Atlantic Ocean hit the market in May 2013 for $1,250,000. Three pricechops have brought the ask down to $995,000.

14. Truro

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55 Pond Road
Truro, MA 02642

Why doesn't anyone want these trap sheds on the beach? Once asking $575,000, the beachfront 1BD cottage and twin studio have been pricechopped a couple of times and are now asking $459,000.

15. Provincetown

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509 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657

The current owners purchased this bayfront building back in 1963 for $16,000. Fast forward to today and the circa 1860 seasonal two-family is on the market for $1,500,000. That's a potential 9,275% jump in value for a fixer-upper "in the flood zone."

1. Bourne

47 Buena Vista Road, Pocasset, MA 02559

Kicking off with a 4BR Pocasset beach house that comes with a waterside "quintessential lazy front porch" and bath/bunk house. First listed in March 2013 for $649K, the post-PriceChopper ask is now $549K.

47 Buena Vista Road
Pocasset, MA 02559

2. Sandwich

49 Freeman Avenue, Sandwich, MA 02563

The brokerbabble insists, "You will make many memories here." So there's that. The 3BR, 1.5BA beach house hit the market in March for $650K, but a mid-August slice brought the ask down to $599K.

49 Freeman Avenue
Sandwich, MA 02563

3. Falmouth

23 Foster Road, East Falmouth, MA 02536

"True beachfront property!" This 6BR, 4.5BA 1918 shingle-style comes with "panoramic views from Washburn Island all the way to Falmouth Harbor and across to the Vineyard" and a gorgeous porch. Asking price is $1,850,000.

23 Foster Road
East Falmouth, MA 02536

4. Mashpee

39 Wilsons Grove, Mashpee, MA 02649

Located on Popponesset Beach, this 1,055 sq. ft. 2BA, 1BA was built in 1942. The beachy spread debuted on the market in May 2013 asking $1,500,000 and is now down to $1,100,000.

39 Wilsons Grove
Mashpee, MA 02649

5. Barnstable

879 Craigville Beach Road, Centerville, MA 02632

"Location, Location, Location!" This 3BR, 1BA sits in between Centerville's Craigville and Covell's beaches and comes with its own private deeded sand on Nantucket Sound. Yours for $1,150,000.

879 Craigville Beach Road
Centerville, MA 02632

6. Yarmouth

14 Judan Way, South Yarmouth, MA 02664

First listed in April 2013 $2,499,000, this South Yarmouth 4BR, 3BA on Nantucket Sound is now hoping for $1,899,000. Per the excited brokerbabble, "What a Place to Call Home!!!!!!!!!"

14 Judan Way
South Yarmouth, MA 02664

7. Dennis

4 Longell Road, Dennis Port, MA 02639

Built in 1940, this 3BR, 1BA on Nantucket Sound has views from Great Island to Monomoy and is described in the listing as a "developer's dream." After hitting the market in May for $1,033,000, the ask is now down to $989,000.

4 Longell Road
Dennis Port, MA 02639

8. Harwich

55 Shore Road, West Harwich, MA 02671

The PriceChopper Hall of Fame nominee of the day goes to this West Harwich 3BR, 3BA that's been bouncing around the market since 2009 when it was looking for $3.3M. As of this writing, the 2,331-square-footer with its own white sandy beach on Nantucket Sound can be had for $2,395,000.

55 Shore Road
West Harwich, MA 02671

9. Chatham

19 Forest Bluff Road, Chatham, MA 02659

Available for the first time in 30 years, this South Chatham beachfront cottage with an "established rental history" is asking $1,900,000. The 2BR, 1.5BA features "sweeping elevated water views over Nantucket Sound out to Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge!"

19 Forest Bluff Road
Chatham, MA 02659

10. Brewster

Ocean Saint Extension, Brewster, MA 02631

This Brewster Dunes year-round co-op features a working lighthouse - really. The 2BD, 2BA comes with its own private beach and is asking a rather odd $885,999.

Ocean Saint Extension
Brewster, MA 02631

11. Orleans

49 Aspinet Road, Eastham, MA 02642

Built in 1955, this contemporary beachfront home features 4BD, 2BA. With "stunning views of Nauset beach," the property "has a successful rental history exceeding $50,000 in rental income for July & August for 2013." Asking price is $1,499,000.

49 Aspinet Road
Eastham, MA 02642

12. Eastham

15 Sunset Lane, Eastham, MA 02642

This adorable beachfront bungalow was built in 1948 and comes with private steps to Cape Cod Bay. The 3BD, 1BA 768 square footer first hit the market in 2011 for $1,300,000 and is now asking $799,000 - no doubt something to do with the need for a "stone revetment."

15 Sunset Lane
Eastham, MA 02642

13. Wellfleet

780 Ocean View Drive, Cape Cod, Wellfleet, MA 02667

"Living on the edge!" This 4BD, 3BA sits 80' above sea level on Sunrise Dune in the Cape Cod National Seashore. The 2,500-square- footer overlooking the Atlantic Ocean hit the market in May 2013 for $1,250,000. Three pricechops have brought the ask down to $995,000.

780 Ocean View Drive, Cape Cod
Wellfleet, MA 02667

14. Truro

55 Pond Road, Truro, MA 02642

Why doesn't anyone want these trap sheds on the beach? Once asking $575,000, the beachfront 1BD cottage and twin studio have been pricechopped a couple of times and are now asking $459,000.

55 Pond Road
Truro, MA 02642

15. Provincetown

509 Commercial Street, Provincetown, MA 02657

The current owners purchased this bayfront building back in 1963 for $16,000. Fast forward to today and the circa 1860 seasonal two-family is on the market for $1,500,000. That's a potential 9,275% jump in value for a fixer-upper "in the flood zone."

509 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657