Carla M. Wilson
Date 08/31/2020

500 N State Street
Dover, DE 19901

Single Family, Single Family-Detached
1 Half
Sq. Ft.
Acre Lot
Courtesy: LakeView Realty Inc> Delaware> Dover> 19901
Olde Dover charm thoroughly modernized in this elegant, energy-efficient four-square home located close to downtown Dover. This three-story home features a full front porch, four bedrooms, 2.5 baths and a separate two-car garage. You will appreciate the original details, beautiful wood flooring, high ceilings, sparkling chandeliers, classic detailed doorknobs, wall sconces and crown molding. Original curbside hitching posts flank the front of the home.The first floor features a large foyer with enough space for seating, living room, a separate dining room with built-ins and three large windows overlooking the side yard. Enjoy preparing meals and eating in the completely updated kitchen with beautiful quartz counters, top-of-the-line stainless appliances, soft close drawers and cabinets, a three-seat peninsula and a window overlooking a lovely water feature. Tucked away in the former butler's pantry, you will find the laundry room with open shelving and additional storage. A powder room is conveniently located on this floor. An additional room, currently used as a music room, is complete with many windows and a faux fireplace.On the second level, you will find a large landing which leads to a full hall bathroom, guest bedroom and a separate paneled office space. The master bedroom facing the front of this home is bright and airy with four windows. One window sits deep in an original archway and would make an ideal window seat. A three-piece bathroom finishes this space. There are two additional bedrooms on the third level which is separately zoned for air and heat. The large unfinished basement, professionally waterproofed, is perfect for exercise equipment and includes a workroom with large wood slab tables. Abundant outdoor space surrounds this stately home. The oversized lot is surrounded by lush greenery, garden pathways, two patios, mature trees which include a Dawn Redwood and a Japanese Split-leaf maple, a charming three-tiered fountain within a natural pond and a fenced in yard. The original carriage house, converted to a two-car garage, includes a loft, skylights, and 220 volt electricity. 500 N. State Street is a conscientiously cared-for home. Additional updates and home improvements include a three-zoned geothermal HVAC system, energy-efficient windows and doors, and a new front porch.This beautiful home is a short walk to Silver Lake Park and charming historic downtown Dover's museums, restaurants, and shops. One-hour drive to the DE beaches.Video available:
Single Family, Single Family-Detached, Other
2 Full/1 Half
0.54 Acres
Electric Water Heater, Public Water Service
Aluminum Siding
Public Sewer
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