228 S Front St

Georgetown, DE 19947 View Map $456,000 Schedule a Tour
Beds5
Baths4Full11/2
Sq.Ft.5,000
Year1841

Michael Brown

(302) 258-4368
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Status: Active
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:DESU152270
Sq. Feet:5,000
On Site:364 Days
Lot Size:1.59 Acres
County:Sussex
Investor Alert! Once stately manor house built in 1841, The Gardiner Wright Mansion, is looking for a special buyer who loves restoring historical properties. This is the last existing home in Delaware built in the Regency style with Second Empire Italianate elements. Home sits on one and a half mature acres near the heart of the County Seat and could make an amazing Bed and Breakfast, prestigious law offices or a stately residence. Bring your imagination. Home has eight fireplaces, a dramatic first floor layout with large parlor, formal dining room, sunroom, butlers pantry, family kitchen and access to staff living quarters above the garage. Upstairs are four well-sized bedrooms and three full bathrooms. PROPERTY is being Sold "AS IS" and is livable in its current condition. Tennant occupied, on a month to month basis. Exceptional price reflects its value as an historical home with additional potential when renovated. Call Co Listing agent to discuss or to arrange a showing.

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Price Change History

Date Old Price New Price Percent Change
5/21/2020$499,500$489,000-2.1%
6/11/2020$489,000$479,000-2%
6/21/2020$479,000$459,000-4.2%
7/13/2020$459,000$458,000-0.2%
7/20/2020$458,000$457,000-0.2%
7/27/2020$457,000$456,000-0.2%

Community Information

Address:228 S Front St Georgetown, DE 19947
County:Sussex
School System:INDIAN RIVER
Zip Code:19947

Architecture

Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 4 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1841
Stories:2.5
Style:Manor
Construction: Stick Built, Stucco
Roofing: Architectural Shingle
Foundation: Concrete Perimeter, Crawl Space
Basement: Outside Entrance, Poured Concrete, Sump Pump
Garage: Paved Driveway, Paved Parking, Circular Driveway
Garage Size: 4

Features / Amenities

Total Sq. Ft.:5000
Interior Features: Breakfast Area, Carpet, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Wood Floors, Attic, Built-Ins, Cedar Closet(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Exposed Beams, Pantry, Kitchen - Country, Soaking Tub, Tub Shower, Window Treatments, Chair Railings, Curved Staircase, Walk-in Closet(s)
Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, ENERGY STAR Refrigerator, Exhaust Fan, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Icemaker, Oven/Range - Electric, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater
Fireplace: Non-Functioning, Mantel(s)
Primary Flooring: Carpet, Hardwood, Tile/Brick
Exterior Features: Outbuilding(s), Flood Lights, Secure Storage, Street Lights
Accessibility: 2+ Access Exits
Porch / Patio / Deck: Balconies- Multiple, Patio(s), Porch(es)
Security And Fire: Security System, Smoke Detector
Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
Cooling: Central A/C, Window Unit(s)
Heating: Hot Water & Baseboard - Electric

Rooms

LevelSizeDescription
Primary BedroomUpper 1 Level
Bedroom 3Upper 1 Level
Full BathUpper 2 Level
Dining RoomMain Level14x18
KitchenMain Level14x22
LibraryMain Level15x17
Bedroom 2Upper 1 Level
Bedroom 4Upper 1 Level
Maid/Guest QuartersUpper 2 Level
Great RoomMain Level
Sun/Florida RoomMain Level35x11
Half BathMain Level
LaundryMain Level
Full BathUpper 1 Level
FoyerMain Level9x19

Property Features

Lot Size: 1.59 Acres / 69260 Sq. Ft.
Lot Dimensions:0.00 x 0.00
Lot Description: Partly Wooded
Water: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Zoning:TN
Directions:From the Circle take S Bedford St, turn right on to W Pine St. Turn left on to S Front St, destination is on the right.

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $2,537 (paid Annually)
School Tax: $1,211
City Taxes: $1,163 (paid Annually)
Ownership: Fee Simple
City Tax Rate:1,163.00%

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Listing Information Last Updated 11/29/2020
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Property Summary:
Home for sale at .

Description: The home at 228 S Front St Georgetown, DE 19947 with the MLS Number DESU152270 is currently listed at $456,000 and has been on the Georgetown market for 363 days.

GeoCoordinates:
-75.38318
38.68527

List Price: $456,000

You are viewing the MLS property details of the home for sale at 228 S Front St Georgetown, DE 19947, which is located in the subdivision, includes 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, and has approximately 5000 sq.ft. of living area.