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Address
900 Old Kennett Road Wilmington, DE
Price
$ 4,995,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#1000322211
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyNEW CASTLE
  • CityWilmington
  • AreaHockssn-Greenvl-Centrvl
  • NeighborhoodNONE AVAILABLE
  • Zip19807
  • StyleFrench
  • Year Built1939
  • Taxes30526
  • Price$ 4,995,000
  • Bedrooms9
  • Full Bathrooms7
  • Half Bathrooms5
  • Sqr Footage21000
  • Lot Size22.15 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
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. Guest House room sizes: great rm 16x17,bd1 13x11,bd2 15x14,kitchen 8x9

Price History
4/12/2020 Listed $4,995,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Appliances Built-In Range, Oven - Double, Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal, Built-In Microwave
Architectural Style French
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Stone
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
County NEW CASTLE
Electric Circuit Breakers
Exclusions All Personal Property
Exterior Features Hot Tub, Lawn Sprinkler, Exterior Lighting
Flooring Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick, Stone
Garage Spaces 8.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Hot Water, Steam, Zoned, Programmable Thermostat
High School District RED CLAY CONSOLIDATED
Interior Features Primary Bath(s), Kitchen - Island, Butlers Pantry, Water Treat System, Elevator, 2nd Kitchen, Wet/Dry Bar, Kitchen - Eat-In
Levels 3
MLS Area Hockssn/Greenvl/Centrvl (30902)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, 2nd Garage, 2nd House
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Roof, Patio(s), Porch(es), Balcony
Pool Features In Ground
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 237.86
Property Attached Y/N No
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Good
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Roof Pitched, Slate
Security Features Security System
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer On Site Septic
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Tax Year 2019
Utilities Cable TV
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning SE

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 21000
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Basement Full, Outside Entrance, Fully Finished
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels 3
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 7
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 3.00
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 7.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 7
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 7
Bathrooms Half All Lower Levels 3
Bathrooms Half Lower Level 1 3
Bathrooms Half Main Level 2
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 9
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 9
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Marble, Gas/Propane
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 7
Half Baths 5
Heating Fuel Propane - Owned
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Propane
Laundry Type Lower Floor
Living Area 21000
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary 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
Total Baths 12
Total Bedrooms 9

Exterior Features

# Of Attached Garage Spaces 2
# Of Detached Garage Spaces 6
Foundation Details Stone, Concrete Perimeter
Garage Features Inside Access, Garage Door Opener, Oversized
Inclusions All Appliances, Surround Sound System
Lot Dimensions 265X1035
Lot Features Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
Lot Size Acres 22.15
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 964854.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N Yes
Pool Y/N Yes - Personal
Total Parking Spaces 8
Type of Parking Driveway, Attached Garage, Detached Garage, Other
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Well
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19807

Price
AVG $1.58M
$5M
Taxes
AVG $11,541
$30,526
Visits
AVG 160
273
Year Built
AVG 1973
1939

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