1620 NEW LONDON RD Wilmington, DE 19807

$2,295,000
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Home for Sale in Wilmington, DE

for $2,295,000 with 9 bedrooms and 9 full baths, 1 half bath. This home was built in 1936 on a lot size of 55.12 Acre(s).

Property Information

  • $2,295,000
  • 9 Bedrooms
  • 9 Full Baths, 1 Half Bath
  • Single Family
  • Taxes are $31,782
  • Cape Cod
  • Active
  • Lot size of 55.12 Acre(s)
  • Built in 1936
  • Wilmington, DE
  • New Castle County
  • MLS/Web ID is 6522755

Description

Built by Victor DuPont in the mid 1930's, this stunning 55 acre Greenville estate has exceptional views of Hoopes Reservoir. A true center hall colonial with moldings, appointments and attention to detail found only in homes of this period. Center hall highlights are the sweeping curved staircase and arched doorways accented with wainscoting. Grand formal living room with marble fireplace & dental crown molding adjoins the step down parlor with 2nd marble fireplace and floor to ceiling windows affording magnificent reservoir views. Bowed window with seating, floor to ceiling book cases and recessed panels in an elegant, but cozy library. Matching bowed window found in dining room along with wainscoting & multiple piece crown molding. Small greenhouse adjacent to dining room. Expansive kitchen includes large breakfast and sitting room. Springhouse Custom Furnishings of Chadds Ford lead the renovations in kitchen. Features include soapstone counters and Farmhouse sink, butcher block counters on island and breakfast counter, Commercial grade Thermador gas range with 6 burners and griddle pan, Bosch dishwasher, painted cabinetry, and two pantries. Family room with built-ins is near kitchen and walk-in mudroom closet. There is 1st fl suite perfect for in-law or au-pair. Curved staircase leads to 2nd fl with spacious landing and window accented by cutwork valance. Master suite with superb views of reservoir from Juliet balcony & shared upper floor loggia, both with beautiful ironwork that matches the front entry, along with multiple closets and extensive imported marble tile bath with two marble topped console sinks. Ample guest beds and baths, many en-suite, to accommodate family, friends, and guests. Finished lower level with fireplace and bowling lane has the potential to once again to be the heart of entertaining & activities. Beautiful terraced lawn with herringbone brick pathways & fieldstone walls. Additional features of the property include detached garage with large greenhouse, tennis court, in-ground pool, & 3bd guest home. Centrally located just minutes from Greenville proper and easy access to all major roads. 55 acres of preserved and conserved land will be an oasis for generations to come. Additional room sizes: Center hall - 38x9; Butler's 9x6; BD6 13x11; 2nd fl foyer 20x10; BD7 15x13;BD8 10x15;BD9 15x15

Room Information

  • Bedroom (12 X 15)
  • Bedroom (17 X 14)
  • Bedroom (18 X 20)
  • Dining Room (22 X 18)
  • Family Room (18 X 11)
  • Kitchen (16 X 11)
  • Living Room (29 X 19)
  • Master Bedroom (18 X 15)
  • Other (20 X 17)
  • Other (21 X 11)
  • Other (24 X 10)
  • Other (29 X 18)

Interior 10

Appliances

  • Dishwasher
  • Gas Cooktop
  • Range
  • Refrigerator

Basement

  • Finished
  • Partial

Cooling System

  • Wall Unit(s)

Fireplace

  • 3 Fireplaces
  • Fireplace in Livingroom/Greatroom
  • Marble

Flooring

  • Wood Floors

Heating Source

  • Gas
  • Hot Water

Heating System

  • Hot Water Heater: Gas

Interior

  • High Ceilings
  • Kitchen Island

Room Features

  • Pantry
  • Upper Floor Laundry

Water Source

  • Well

Exterior 5

Exterior

  • Guest House
  • Other
  • Patio
  • Pool (In Ground)
  • Tennis Court(s)

Garage

  • 2 Car
  • Detached

Lot Description

  • Open Lot
  • Wooded / Trees

Parking

  • Off Street Parking
  • Parking Spaces

Roof

  • Pitched/Sloped

Miscellaneous 1

View

  • Water View

† Excluded Feature

Neighborhood & Schools

School District: Red Clay Consol

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Listed By

Broker: LONG & FOSTER - GREENVILLE

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Market Pricing

Average % of sale price Median % of sale price
All listings in Wilmington $358,158 84 % below $264,900 88 % below
Single family listings in Wilmington $384,257 83 % below $274,950 88 % below
Sold listings in Wilmington $178,492 92 % below $177,500 92 % below

Get the facts about Wilmington, DE!

Population 71,766
Population Growth (since 2000) -1 %
Median Income $37,741
Median Age 33.63
Households w/ Children 31 %

Residential Dwellings

  • Owned 13410
  • Vacant 3809
  • Rented 15930

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