Kent County Homes for Sale, Frederica Real Estate Listings, 455 Ruyter Dr, MLS #6848531 Luxury Homes, Condos, Estates for Sale

455 Ruyter Dr

Frederica, DE 19946

Custom designed and built, this home emits pride of ownership nestled in nature's abundance. Curb appeal abounds with the peaceful water fountain announcing the expansive front yard fish pond. Meticulously designed and maintained landscaping sets the stage for your enjoyment of this 3700 above ground sq. ft. living space. Celebrate peaceful natural settings w/ponds and patios yet convenient access to local highways and shopping. Rock on the front porch. Enjoy the pond view before entering the vaulted foyer entrance with inviting display and horticultural area. Dining room, personal office, or fifth bedroom is located directly off the foyer. Proceed into the massive cathedral ceiling great room that supports a wall of windows which shares the serene backyard views. You'll appreciate the warm heat of the gas stove. Continue into the oversized, sunlight drenched tiled sunroom/family room. Walls of sliding glass doors makes this room delightful year round, providing a spectacular view of the perfectly designed and treed backyard that sports an additional decorative pond. Step outside to the massive deck that incl. built in seating and wraps around to a master bedroom entrance. Kitchen has a newly installed granite countertop with center island breakfast bar and 2nd sink. Other amenities incl. strategically placed window over the double stainless steel sink so you can enjoy the scenic view while preparing meals, custom wood cabinetry, center island w/additional drawers and cabinets and a large pantry. The kitchen/family room features a full wall brick woodburning fireplace. Laundry, half bath and mud room are tucked behind fireplace wall. Master suite, located on main level, incl. large walk-in closet, massive master bath w/expansive countertop, dual sinks, endless cabinets, tile surrounded whirlpool tub, glass enclosed shower. And you haven't even been upstairs! Celebrate a loft area for a 4th living space to relax, watch TV or set up a library or office space. The ancillary bedrooms are large w/spacious closet areas. Storage areas incl. the oversized garage, multiple closets and large floored attic area. This home has a perfect balance of solid, 6" framing construction and extra insulation to maintain cost-effective utility costs with a modern open floor plan flare. It's the best of both worlds?just waiting for you to call your own!
Property Class
Type of Property
Garage Spaces
2-Car Parking, Drvwy/Off Str
Pool Type
No Pool
Crawl Space
Has AC?
Riverview Estates
Lake Forest
Kent County
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: EatInKitchen
Garage Type: Attached, Inside Access to Garage, Oversized Garage
Hot Water: Electric
Land SqFt: 26,699
Laundry Type: Main-Floor Laundry
Area: Lake Forest
Lot Area Acreage: 0.610000
Lot Description: Level Lot, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard
Lot Dimensions: 107X249
Main Bedroom: Whrlpool-MBR, SitArea-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Entrance: Foyer
Main Floor Baths: 1
Net SqFt: 3729
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Deck, Porch
Property Age: 29
Condition: Average+
Type: Detached
Upper Floor Baths: 2
Zoning Code: AR
Heat: Gas, Heat Pump/Electric Backup
Cooling: Central A/C
Water: Well
Sewer: On-Site Septic
Room List
Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Bedroom-Fourth, Kitchen, Family Rm, Other Room 1, Other Room 2, Other Room 3, Sun/Florida Room, Loft, Mudroom
Lower 1, Main, Up
Master Bedroom
14 x 14, level Main
Second Bedroom
13 x 12, level Upper 1
Third Bedroom
12 x 12, level Upper 1
Fourth Bedroom
12 x 12, level Upper 1
Living Room
18 x 14, level Main
Dining Room
13 x 12, level Main
Family Room
22 x 14, level Main
14 x 16, level Main
16 x 14, level Main
11 x 9, level Main
14 x 12, level Upper 1
Interior Features: Vaulted Ceiling, CeilngFan(s), Cable TV-Wired, WhirlPool/HotTub, Stall Shower
Appliances: KitIsland, KitPa
Basement Type: Crawl Space
Fireplace Features: Brick Fireplace, FamRoomFireP, Kitchen Fireplace
Exterior: Vinyl Siding, Other
Tax Year
Total Taxes

Area Highlights

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Rating 7 reviews
Frederica Pizza & Pasta House

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Rating 15 reviews

School Information

Great Schools

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Lake Forest East Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: K-3

St. Thomas More Preparatory

Type: Private

Level: 9-12

POLYTECH High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

Lake Forest Central Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: 4-5

Lake Forest North Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-3

Lake Forest High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

Integrity Christian School

Type: Private

Level: 4-11

Postlethwait (F. Niel) Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

Frear (Allen) Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: 1-5

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