Beach house in Massachusetts built directly in the SAND just FEET of water valued at nearly $1 millionm

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A nearly $1 million beach house up for sale in Massachusetts has baffled social media users with its seemingly precarious location — right on the beach, just steps from the water.

The three-bedroom, two-bathroom home in the East Coast town of Scituate is on the list for $929999, and while it certainly offers direct beach access, Instagram users claim it seems a little too direct.

Commentators have called home “scary” and “risky,” joking that’s perfectly “fun until it slips” into the ocean.

Literally Beach House: A nearly one million dollar beach house for sale in Massachusetts has baffled social media users with its seemingly precarious location — right on the beach, just steps from the water

Watch out for high tide!  The three-bedroom, two-bathroom home in the east coast town of Scituate is on the list for $929999, and while it certainly offers direct beach access, Instagram users claim it seems a little too direct.

Watch out for high tide! The three-bedroom, two-bathroom home in the east coast town of Scituate is on the list for $929999, and while it certainly offers direct beach access, Instagram users claim it seems a little too direct.

Dive in!  Commentators called home

Dive in! Commentators called home “scary” and “risky,” joking that’s perfectly “fun until it slips” into the ocean

For the daredevils: Dubbed the 'Summer Wind Beach House', it measures 1,674 square feet and sits on nearly an acre of private oceanfront property nestled between Egypt Beach and Mann Hill Beach

For the daredevils: Dubbed the ‘Summer Wind Beach House’, it measures 1,674 square feet and sits on nearly an acre of private oceanfront property nestled between Egypt Beach and Mann Hill Beach

The house was listed on Zillow last month by FC Realty Group, and has received a lot of attention since photos were shared by the popular Instagram account Zillow Gone Wild.

Dubbed the ‘Summer Wind Beach House’, it measures 1,674 square feet and sits on nearly an acre of private oceanfront property nestled between Egypt Beach and Mann Hill Beach.

“Come and enjoy this breathtakingly beautiful ocean view from sunrise to sunset,” reads the list. ‘Walk out the front door to a panoramic view of the water or step out onto your patio and feel that ocean breeze.’

The house is reportedly located at 14 Stanton Lane, although photos of the exterior don’t show an actual lane.

Instead, the house is built on stilts inserted directly into the sand of the beach, with an entire staircase leading to the first floor of the two-storey house.

The house is reportedly located at 14 Stanton Lane, although photos of the exterior don't show an actual lane.  It is built on stilts directly in the sand of the beach, with a whole staircase leading to the first floor of the two-storey house

The house is reportedly located at 14 Stanton Lane, although photos of the exterior don’t show an actual lane. It is built on stilts directly in the sand of the beach, with a whole staircase leading to the first floor of the two-storey house

“Come and enjoy this breathtakingly beautiful ocean view from sunrise to sunset,” reads the list. ‘Walk out the front door to a panoramic view of the water or step out onto your patio and feel that ocean breeze’

But what a view!  Pictures from different angles of the house show it's just a few feet away from the tip of the coast, though it's unclear if the pictures were taken at high tide or low tide

But what a view! Pictures from different angles of the house show it’s just a few feet away from the tip of the coast, though it’s unclear if the pictures were taken at high tide or low tide

Swim in it!  On Instagram, commentators have expressed their unease, disgust and concern about the sturdiness of the house, as well as its safety in inclement weather.

Swim in it! On Instagram, commentators have expressed their unease, disgust and concern about the sturdiness of the house, as well as its safety in inclement weather.

Images from different angles of the house show it’s just a few feet away from the tip of the shore, though it’s unclear whether the photos were taken at high tide or low tide.

A raised porch looks directly into the water and is almost – though not quite – close enough for someone to jump in.

On Instagram, commentators have expressed uneasiness, disgust and concern about the house’s sturdiness, as well as its safety in inclement weather.

Yet the house, built in 1979, has not yet been washed out to sea. In fact, at least two other houses appear to have been built nearby on the beach.

‘Scary and/or amazing are quite subjective. I would describe this house as “temporary,” wrote one savvy commentator.

“I’m sure the insurance premium is the scariest!!” said another.

“I’m not a God-fearing woman, but I think the Bible said something about building a house on sand,” commented a third.

Still standing!  Yet the house, built in 1979, has not yet been washed out to sea.  In fact, at least two other houses seem to have been built nearby on the beach

Still standing! Yet the house, built in 1979, has not yet been washed out to sea. In fact, at least two other houses seem to have been built nearby on the beach

'Scary and/or amazing are quite subjective.  I would describe this house as “temporary,"' wrote one clever commenter

‘Scary and/or amazing are quite subjective. I would describe this house as ‘temporary’, wrote one savvy commentator

Pricey!  Another joked it's '2 million with flood insurance' while another chimed in: 'All it takes is one big wave'

Pricey! Another joked it’s ‘2 million with flood insurance’ while another chimed in: ‘All it takes is one big wave’

Yes, there are neighbors!  Photos show two more houses built on the beach, one on each side

Yes, there are neighbors! Photos show two more houses built on the beach, one on each side

“Tell me you’re a climate change denier without telling me,” another joked.

Another joked that it’s “2 million with flood insurance,” while another chimed in: “All it takes is one big wave.”

“Hopefully it works like a boat too,” offered an account.

“I wouldn’t even leave my towel that close to the water,” added another.

Tim Warren, CEO of real estate data company The Warren Group, said: Boston.com that there have been some disturbing stories of houses washing away, but hopefully the builders of this house were prepared for that possibility.

“It looks like a house on stilts, so maybe it’s designed to go with the flow,” he said. ‘[The property] looks quite dramatic. … You hear about properties on the North Coast, the Cape and Chatham washing away, but I assume someone knows what they’re doing, right?

“The city must have given them a building permit … it must have been inspected, it doesn’t look that old.”

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