Thu. Feb 2nd, 2023

For the second time in three many years, a prominent Yarmouth home that is house to Day’s Crabmeat and Lobster is up for sale.

Scheduled for auction afterwards this thirty day period, the Route 1 house contains a home and a dock on the Cousins River Marsh, in addition to the business setting up that properties Day’s Crabmeat and Lobster.

The 96-12 months-outdated restaurant isn’t going anyplace, nonetheless.

A supervisor at Day’s Crabmeat and Lobster who did not supply a name reported the restaurant would not be afflicted by the impending sale, only stating it was “business as usual” at the historic coastal landmark.

The cafe is a tenant of the house and is not for sale in the auction. Its lease will transfer to the new landlord, in accordance to the auction company handling the sale.

Stefan Keenan, the genuine estate division manager at the Keenan Auction Co., said Friday that his organization was managing the sale following a current foreclosures of the residence – a foreclosure not tied to Day’s.

“I’m not marketing Day’s Crabmeat and Lobster. … They’re not a aspect of this auction,” reported Keenan. “So as you can see, there’s a whole lot of persons (at the restaurant), the restaurant’s going very strong.”

Established in the 1920s, the cafe has stood involving Route 1 and the Cousins River considering that 1925, when the founders, John and Charles Hilton, moved their lobster and crab enterprise from Freeport to Yarmouth and additional a restaurant known as The Marshes Dining Place.

The business was bought by longtime proprietor Sandy Owens, together with her spouse, Dennis Owens, to Randall Curit and Jennifer Rief in 2018 for $935,000.

According to Gilbert “Specs” Eaton, of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northeast Authentic Estate in Freeport, who oversaw the sale in 2018, the house was on and off the market for a decade just before its eventual sale. “It was a make a difference of locating the ideal particular person to get the shot,” Eaton explained in 2018.

It is unclear why the residence was foreclosed upon. Efforts to access Curit and Rief have been not effective.

The residence will be auctioned on Aug. 27.


Use the kind down below to reset your password. When you have submitted your account e-mail, we will ship an email with a reset code.

« Past

Next »