About the Community

Elevations & Floorplans

Standard Features

NEW Cottage Homes are COMING SOON to Millville by the Sea!

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  • Homes ready now!
  • Diverse home designs w/ owner suites and two additional guest bedrooms on the 1st floor!
  • Plentiful outdoor living features
  • Best energy-efficient features in the industry
  • State-of-the-art amenities – including pools, entertainment and recreational centers

Millville by the Sea is emerging as Delaware’s next great beach town. Located just four miles from the pristine sand and surf of Bethany Beach, this master-planned community is inspired by the classic beach towns of the East coast. Multiple distinct neighborhoods offer homebuyers a range of choices depending on their desired architectural style, while amenities including a community center and hiking trails promise each day will feel like vacation.

Christopher Companies is offering a diverse selection of luxurious single-family homes within the community, with appointments such as sumptuous owner’s suites, nine-foot ceilings, optional screen porches, patios, etc to enjoy the outdoors. First floor living is a hallmark of Millville by the Sea, but a loft second level is available for those that want to expand their living area. Like Christopher Companies’ other communities, GREEN BUILDING standards are a trademark of our quality and commitment to excellence.

Amenities – Sand Dollar Outdoor Pool & Recreation Area, Walking Trails and Parks
Millville by the Sea is a new home community with the spirit of the quintessential American beach town exuding front-porch-friendly charm. All amenities are in place and new residents are already participating in special events and holiday parties while taking advantage of the beautiful pool, pond, fishing pier and trails. As the community progresses, new neighborhoods and other amazing amenities you’d expect at such an amazing beach town — will be developed.
Lifestyle Center – Premier Clubhouse, Wellness Center, Pool & Crab Shack


Millville by the Sea features a new lakeside Lifestyle Center offering recreation and entertainment amenities, both inside and outside, for residents of the community. The Lifestyle Center includes an outdoor Crab Shack, Pub, relaxing lounge area, meeting and gathering spots, and Wellness Center featuring a computerized fitness library and state-of-the-art equipment.

Quick Facts


Bethany Beach, Fenwick Island, Rehoboth Beach


Catch 54, David Twinning’s Nantucket Restaurant,
Bluecoast Seafood Grill, Sedona, 14 Global

Golf Courses

Bear Trap Dunes Golf Club, Cripple Creek Golf & Country Club,
The Salt Pond Golf Club, and more premier courses nearby

Other Attractions

Holts Landing State Park, Delaware Seashore State Park,
Tanger Outlets, Oceanova- The Spa at Ocean View

Shopping Areas

Banks Plaza Shopping Center
Local Grocery: Hockers, Giant Food, Weis, Harris Teeter

The Atlantic – Homesite #162 – $329,900

3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths
This fully loaded former Model Home has a full front porch, 1st floor Owner’s suite with bath and walk in closet, large gourmet kitchen with two level granite countertop, dining room and family room. The second floor includes 2nd master bedroom with large walk in closet and separate bath, 3rd bedroom and hall bath plus linen/storage closet. An attached oversized 2‐car garage provides extra storage. A large custom side porch overlooks a paver patio, trellis and fence. Upgrades featured are custom paint, window treatments and designer trim throughout, 5” upgrade hardwood on first floor in dining room, family room and kitchen, 42″ upgrade #5 white painted kitchen cabinets, Gourmet kitchen layout with wall oven and cook top and upgraded backsplash, upgraded granite in kitchen, oak stairs. Also included is the Guest Suite over the garage with separate entrance, wet bar with sink, refrigerator and dishwasher, walk in closet and full bath.




2-3 BR, 2.5 Baths, 2-Car Garage
Cottage Series

Avalon Ranch

3 BR, 2 Baths, 2-Car Garage
From $299,990
Single-Family Home

Chesapeake Ranch

3 BR, 2.5 Baths, 2-Car Garage
From $341,900
Single-Family Home


2-3 BR, 2.5 Baths, 2-Car Garage
Cottage Series

Sea Isle Ranch

3 BR, 2.5 Baths, 2-Car Garage
Single-Family Home
From $327,900

Interior Appointments

  • Crown Moulding in Foyer (Per Plan)
  • Brushed Nickel Lighting Package
  • Solid oak stained rails
  • Pre-Wired Outlets for Phone/Cable (6-8 locations)
  • Volume 9 foot Ceilings (First Floor)
  • Kwikset Brushed Nickel Lever door Hardware
  • Fully trimmed windows with 3 1/2″ casing and window sills
  • 4 1/4″ Base Moulding
  • McCormick low VOC Paint (White Shadow/Super White)
  • Ventilated Vinyl Coated Wire Closet Shelving
  • Washer/Dryer Hook-Up with Exterior Vent
  • Front Door Chime
  • Smoke Detectors

ENERGY STAR Efficient Kitchens

All Appliances including:

  • GE ENERGY STAR 21CF Refrigerator with Ice Maker
  • GE ENERGY STAR Dishwasher
  • GE Smooth Top Electric Range
  • GE Microwave vented to the exterior
  • Double  Bowl Stainless Steel Sink
  • Granite Countertops (Choice of 3 Colors)
  • Moen Faucets
  • Recessed Lighting
  • Designer 42″ Maple Cabinets

Bath and Powder Room Features

  • Moen Faucets
  • 36″ high Owner’s Bath Vanity
  • Shower and Tub Surround
  • Bath vanities in choice of 4 colors with cultured marble tops
  • Polished Chrome Towel Bars and Paper Holders
  • Armstrong Vinyl Resilient
  • 6×6 Ceramic Tile Flooring

Energy Efficient Features

  • Fully Conditioned and Insulated Crawl Spaces
  • Energy Efficient 65 Gallon Water Heater
  • 200 AMP Power Service / Energy saving CFL light bulbs
  • Double Pane Insulated Low “E” DP50 Windows
  • 14.5 SEER Amana Air Conditioner w/Efficiency Heat Pump
  • High Efficiency Insulation Package with 2×6 exterior walls
  • R-21 Fiberglass in walls
  • R-38 in Attic
  • R-38 in Attached garage Ceilings
  • Insulated and Painted Garaged with Insulated Garage Doors
  • 2 HONEYWELL Programmable Thermostats
  • Tyvek Building Wrap for Air and Water Barrier

Exterior Features for Maximum
Curb Appeal

  • 30 Year Architectural Shingles
  • Full View Insulated Patio Doors
  • 2 Car Garage and Raised Panel Steel garage Door with Windows (per plan)
  • Garage Door Opener w/Keyless entry pad & 2 remotes
  • 2 Covered Electrical Outlets and 2 Hose Bibs
  • Fully Sodded Yards with front landscape package (per plan)

To Assist in Customizing Your Home ~Additional Options Available~

  • Choice of Upgrade Elevations
  • Choices of Hardwood, Carpet and Ceramic Tile Floors
  • Upgraded Cabinet and Granite Choices
  • Fireplace in Great Room
  • Screen Porch and Patio Plan
  • All Seasons Room
  • Our Special Personalization Program – you own choices!