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  • DESCRIPTION

    Magnificent du Pont estate built in 1939 with beautiful updates and upgrades through the years while maintaining the original features of the stone home like wrought iron balconies and two story copper bay windows. Nestled in the hills of Chateau Country on 22.15 acres surrounded by 300+ acres of conserved land owned by the Delaware Nature Society, this impressive property with gated entry includes stunning home with nine bedrooms, seven full bathrooms, five powder rooms, elegant formal rooms, English conservatory, spacious family room, library, den, home office, and spectacular finished lower level with English pub, cinema, and gaming rooms. The master suite includes large bedroom, dressing area with morning kitchen, private full bathroom, walk-in closet, and sitting room with fireplace and additional closet space. The main home has over 21,000 sqft of living space on three levels with an elevator to all levels. Slate terrace at the rear of the home leads to the spectacular gardens and outdoor entertaining areas. An infinity style in-ground pool with water slide and hot tub is complimented by a fully equipped pool house entertainment area, bar, kitchen, full bathroom and dressing area, and laundry room. There is a two car attached garage and a detached garage with heated floor and four bays that can house up to six cars. Above the detached garage you will find a guest home with full kitchen, great room, two bedrooms, a full bath, and some of the best views of the property from the private deck. The property is also home to a caretakers cottage with three bedrooms and four car garage. Guest House room sizes: great rm 16x17,bd1 13x11,bd2 15x14,kitchen 8x9

    KEY DETAILS
    • Price:
    • $4,995,000
    • Bedrooms:
    • 9
    • Full Baths:
    • 7
    • Half Baths:
    • 5
    • Square Footage:
    • 21,000
    • Acreage:
    • 22.15
    • Year Built:
    • 1939
    • MLS #:
    • 1000322211
    • Street Address:
    • 900 Old Kennett Rd
    • City:
    • Wilmington
    • State:
    • DE
    • Postal Code:
    • 19807
    • County:
    • New Castle
    • Area:
    • Hockssn/Greenvl/Centrvl (30902)
    • Subdivision:
    • None Available
    • Listing Status:
    • For Sale - Active

    Building

    • Architecture Style:
    • French
    • Basement Type:
    • Full, Outside Entrance, Fully Finished
    • Building Condition:
    • Average+
    • Building Security:
    • Security System
    • Dwelling Type:
    • Detached
    • Exterior Features:
    • Hot Tub, Lawn Sprinkler, Exterior Lighting
    • Finished Above Ground Square Footage:
    • 21000
    • Finished Square Feet:
    • 21000
    • Fireplace:
    • Marble, Gas/Propane
    • Flooring:
    • Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick, Stone
    • Foundation:
    • Stone, Concrete Perimeter
    • Has Basement:
    • Yes
    • Interior Features:
    • Master Bath(s), Kitchen - Island, Butlers Pantry, Water Treat System, Elevator, 2nd Kitchen, Wet/Dry Bar, Kitchen - Eat-In
    • Square Footage Source:
    • Estimated
    • Stories:
    • 3+
    • Style:
    • French
    • Total Building Square Footage:
    • 21000
    • Type Of Roof:
    • Pitched, Slate
    • Year Built:
    • 1939
    • Year Built Source:
    • Estimated

    Land

    • Approximate Lot Size Range Source:
    • Assessor
    • Lot Features:
    • Front Yard, Rear Yard, Sideyard(s)
    • Lot Square Footage:
    • 964854.00

    Listing

    • Days On Market:
    • 835
    • Excluded:
    • All Personal Property
    • Included In Sale:
    • All Appliances, Surround Sound System
    • Originating Mls:
    • Trend
    • Special Conditions Of Sale:
    • Standard

    Location

    • Cross Street:
    • Kennett Pike
    • Street Type:
    • Road
    • Subdivision:
    • None Available

    Money

    • Price Per Square Foot:
    • 237.86
    • Property Taxes:
    • $30,404
    • Tax Year:
    • 2018

    Rooms

    • Full Bathrooms At Basement Level:
    • 3
    • Full Bathrooms On Main Level:
    • 2.00
    • Full Bathrooms On Upper Level:
    • 7
    • Laundry:
    • Lower Floor
    • Room Description:
    • Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Sitting Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Game Room, Family Room, Library, Bedroom 1, Great Room, Laundry, Mud Room, Other, Office, Solarium, Media Room, Bedroom 6, Bonus Room, Screened Porch, Additional Bedroom

    Structures

    • Attached Garage Capacity:
    • 6
    • Detached Garage Capacity:
    • 2
    • Garage Capacity:
    • 8.00
    • Garage Description:
    • Inside Access, Garage Door Opener, Oversized
    • Has Garage:
    • Yes
    • Outbuildings:
    • Detached
    • Parking Type:
    • Driveway, Attached Garage, Detached Garage, Other
    • Pool Description:
    • Yes - Personal

    Systems

    • Appliances:
    • Built-In Range, Oven - Double, Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal, Built-In Microwave
    • Cooling Fuel:
    • Electric
    • Cooling System:
    • Central A/C
    • Electricity:
    • Circuit Breakers
    • Existing Water:
    • Well
    • Has Central Air Conditioning:
    • Yes
    • Heating:
    • Hot Water, Steam, Zoned, Programmable Thermostat
    • Heating Fuel:
    • Propane - Owned
    • Sewage Type:
    • On Site Septic
    • Water Heater:
    • Propane

    Source

    • Listing Provided By Long & Foster - Greenville

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