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117 Front Street, Lewes, DE 19958-1134 $3,235,000

Beds/Baths: 3/3.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,602
Acreage:
Age:234 years
Style:
Post & Beam, Coastal
MLS#: DESU2043410
Subdivision: None Available
Design/Type:
Twin/Semi-Detached

Description

Introducing 117 Front Street, one of historic Lewes’ hidden gems. This stunning canal front home is discreetly tucked away yet central to all that Downtown Lewes has to offer. This exquisite 3 bedroom, 3.5, bath, plus flex space residence retains its historic charm while seamlessly marrying a variety of modern updates on 4+ levels of living spaces. The recently remodeled kitchen is tastefully appointed with sleek custom designed cabinetry offering an abundance of storage, quartz counters, intricate mosaic tiled backsplash, elegant lighting, commercial grade appliances and rustic beamed ceilings. The dining room has been updated with custom cabinetry and shelving throughout creating a comfortable setting for entertaining. The sitting area and living area are connected by a stylish fireplace that creates the most welcoming ambiance. The floor to ceiling windows in the living area flood the rooms with natural light and offer captivating views of the canal. The property’s spacious bedrooms can be found on the main level, 3rd level and lower level and each feature a private ensuite bath. The flex space includes two Murphy beds for overflow guests. The top level of the home, reminiscent of a Lantern Room, offers an ideal space to escape and take in a good book while relaxing on the comfy custom cushions. The most discerning buyer will be amazed at the luxurious outdoor living spaces including a screened porch, patio and gardens surrounding the heated salt-water swimming pool, private dock including 4 slips, and rooftop deck offering unparalleled views of the canal. This beautiful home is further enhanced by a magnitude of distinctive architectural features including archways, original exposed beams, Mansard roof, and stone walls to name a few. Included in the sale is a charming commercial space offering superb in-town Lewes exposure on Front Street and rental income to the owner, or utilize this space for your own private office. This property is truly one-of-a-kind and is a must see!

Other: Upper 2
Family Room: Upper 1
Sitting Room: Upper 1
Kitchen: Upper 1
Dining Room: Upper 1
Primary Bed: Main
Primary Bath: Main
Laundry: Main
Bedroom 3: Lower 1
Screened Porch: Lower 1
Recreation Room: Lower 1
Exercise Room: Lower 1
Laundry: Lower 1
Storage Room: Lower 1
Screened Porch: Lower 1

Taxes: $2,310
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: $0/Annually
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Cape Henlopen
Elem. School: LewesMid. School: BeaconHigh School: Cape Henlopen
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS

Features

Water
Water Oriented: Yes; Water Front: Yes; Water Access: Yes; Water Body Name: Lewes Rehoboth Canal; Water Body Type: Canal; Waterfront: Private Dock Site, Riparian Lease; Types of Use: Fishing Allowed, Boat - Powered, Private Access; # of Docks: 4; Dock Type: Multiple Slip; # of Slips: 4; # of Community Slips: 0; Navigable: Yes; Physical Dock/Slip Conveys: Yes; Dock/Slip Conveyance: Deeded;

Utilities
Heat Pump(s), Zoned Heating, Electric, Central A/C, Zoned Cooling, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, 220 Volts, Circuit Breakers, Basement Laundry, Main Floor Laundry, Cable TV Available, Phone Available, Propane

Garage/Parking
None

Interior
Ceiling Fan(s), Entry Level Bedroom, Exposed Beams, Kitchen - Galley, Pantry, Window Treatments, Fully Finished Basement, Interior Access Basement, Walkout Level Basement, Hardwood Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Beamed Ceilings, Dry Wall, Vaulted Ceilings, Insulated Windows, Insulated Doors, Security System, Smoke Detector

Exterior
Stone Foundation, Copper Roof, Flat Roof, Shingle Roof, Wood Roof, Brick Exterior, Cedar Exterior, Shake Siding, Stick Built Exterior, Deck(s), Patio(s), Porch(es), Screened Porch/Deck, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Heated Pool, Saltwater Pool

Lot
Bulkheaded, Landscaping, Adjoins - Public Land, Canal, Canal View, City View, Marina View, Partially Fenced, Road - None

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Public Elementary (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Sussex Consortium Cape Henlopen School District Preschool–12 Lewes 0.56 mi
Lewes Elementary School Cape Henlopen School District K–5 Lewes 0.64 mi
Love Creek Elementary School Cape Henlopen School District K–5 Lewes 4.17 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Sussex Consortium Cape Henlopen School District Preschool–12 Lewes 0.56 mi
Beacon Middle School Cape Henlopen School District 6–8 Lewes 4.28 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Sussex Consortium Cape Henlopen School District Preschool–12 Lewes 0.56 mi
Cape Henlopen High School Cape Henlopen School District 9–12 Lewes 1.37 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Bethel Preschool Of Lewes Inc Methodist Preschool–K Lewes 0.27 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Lewes (19958), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 26
  • Average salary of people in this community: $53,642

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 447
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.14
  • Households w/ Children: 29%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 10,182 (57.4%)
  • Rented: 1,946 (11.0%)
  • Vacant: 5,625 (31.7%)
  • Total: 17,753

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 26,235
Households: 12,128
Median Age: 59.40

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

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Education

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.3%
  • Some High School: 4.3%
  • High School Graduate: 23.9%
  • Some College: 18.2%
  • Associate Degree: 10.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21.6%
  • Graduate Degree: 20.3%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $73,647

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Two Bedroom: $1,142
  • Three Bedroom: $1,408
  • Four Bedroom: $1,809

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Jack Lingo - Rehoboth , (302) 227-3883

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Listing data as of 5/23/2024.

117 Front Street, Lewes, DE 19958-1134

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