900 Old Kennett Road

    WILMINGTON, DE 19807
    • $5,500,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 22 days
    • ID#: 1000322211
    UPDATED: 36 min ago
    $5,500,000
    • 9
      BEDS
    • 22.15
      ACRES
    • 7
      BATHS
    • 5
      1/2 BATHS
    • 21,000
      SQFT
    • $262
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1939
    County:

    School Ratings & Info

    School District:

    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. Additional room sizes:Den 11x14,Billiards 36x19,Game arcade 14x13,Playroom 15x16,Cinema 22x28,Drawing Rm 20x15,Butlers Pantry 17x7, Office 15x14,Mudroom 12x6,Porch 27x13,Mstr sit 20x16,Bd5 11x16,Bd6 12x10,Bd7 13x9,Bd8 13x12,Bd 9 18x17 Guest House: great rm 16x17,bd1 13x11,bd2 15x14,kitchen 8x9

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    900 Old Kennett Road WILMINGTON, DE 19807

    • Price: $5,500,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 36 min ago
    • ID#: 1000322211
    9
    Beds
    7
    Baths
    5
    ½ Baths
    22.15
    Acres
    21,000
    SQFT
    $262
    $/SQFT
    1939
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    None Available
    County:
    New Castle
    Area:
    Hockssn/Greenvl/Centrvl (30902)
    School District:
    Red Clay Consolidated
    Property 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. Additional room sizes:Den 11x14,Billiards 36x19,Game arcade 14x13,Playroom 15x16,Cinema 22x28,Drawing Rm 20x15,Butlers Pantry 17x7, Office 15x14,Mudroom 12x6,Porch 27x13,Mstr sit 20x16,Bd5 11x16,Bd6 12x10,Bd7 13x9,Bd8 13x12,Bd 9 18x17 Guest House: great rm 16x17,bd1 13x11,bd2 15x14,kitchen 8x9
    Exterior Features

    Architectural Style French Construction Materials Stone Exterior Features Hot TubLawn SprinklerExterior Lighting Garage Spaces 4.00 Garage Type Inside AccessGarage Door OpenerOversized Garage YN Yes Lot Features Front YardRear YardSideyard(S) Other Structures Above Grade2Nd Garage2Nd House Parking Types DrivewayAttached GarageDetached GarageOther Patio And Porch Features RoofPatio(S)Porch(Es)Balcony Pool Yes - Personal Pool Features In Ground Property Condition Average+ Riparian Rights YN No Roof PitchedSlate Sign On Property YN N Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Waterfront YN No

    Interior Features

    Appliances Built-In RangeOven - DoubleCommercial RangeDishwasherRefrigeratorDisposalBuilt-In Microwave Basement FullOutside EntranceFully Finished Basement YN Yes Cooling Central A/C Cooling YN Yes Exclusions All Personal Property Fireplace Features MarbleGas/Propane Fireplace YN No Flooring WoodFully CarpetedTile/BrickStone Heating PropaneHot WaterSteamZonedProgrammable Thermostat Heating YN Yes Inclusions All AppliancesSurround Sound System Interior Features Master Bath(S)Kitchen - IslandButlers PantryWater Treat SystemElevator2Nd KitchenWet/Dry BarKitchen - Eat-In Laundry Type Lower Floor Levels 3+ Living Area 21000 Net Square Feet 21000.00 Room List Living RoomDining RoomMaster BedroomBedroom 2Bedroom 3KitchenFamily RoomLibraryBedroom 1LaundryOtherAtticBonus Room Security Features Security System Walls Ceilings 9'+ CeilingsHigh

    Property Features

    Access To Pool YN Yes Accessibility Features None Association YN No Central Air YN Yes Condo YN No Cross Street Kennett Pike Electric Circuit Breakers Entry Location Center Hall Foundation Details StoneConcrete Perimeter Heating Fuel Bottled Gas/PropaneOther Hot Water Propane Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 120748748106:TREND Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession Negotiable Property Attached YN No Sale Includes Land Only Senior Community YN No Sewer On Site Septic Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 29553.0 Tax Assessment Amount 924000.0 Tax Lot 002 Utilities Cable Tv Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Well Zoning Se

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