900 Old Kennett Rd, Wilmington, De 19807

List Price $4,995,000
9 Bed
7 Bath
5 Hf. Bath

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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

Essentials

MLS Number
1000322211
Community
None Available
List Price
$4,995,000
Bedrooms
9
Full Baths
7
Half Baths
5
Standard Status
Active
Waterfront
N

Location

Address
900 Old Kennett Rd, Wilmington, De
Lot Features
Front Yard, rear Yard, sideyard(s)

Interior

Heating
Hot Water, steam, zoned, programmable Thermostat
Heating Fuel
Propane - Owned
Cooling
Central A/c
Hot Water
Propane
Fireplace
Y
Flooring
Wood, fully Carpeted, tile/brick, stone
Basement Type
Full, outside Entrance, fully Finished

Interior Features

  • Primary Bath(s)
  • Kitchen - Island
  • Butlers Pantry
  • Water Treat System
  • Elevator
  • 2nd Kitchen
  • Wet/Dry Bar
  • Kitchen - Eat-In

Appliances

  • Built-In Range
  • Oven - Double
  • Commercial Range
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Disposal
  • Built-In Microwave

Additional Information

Square Footage
21000
Acres
22.15
Year Built
1939
New Construction
N
Property Type
Residential
County
New Castle
Lot Size Dimensions
265x1035
School District
Red Clay Consolidated
Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc..