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14 Wood Road

Wilmington, DE 19806

Welcome to 14 Wood Rd in the desirable Rockford Park neighborhood of Wilmington. This stunning stone estate was built by the Bancroft Family in 1903 and is a prime example of the craftsmanship of the era. Grand entry with porte-cochere leads to the oversized wood door with large leaded glass window. There are several outdoor living areas from the slate terrace to the screened in porch. Beautiful plantings accent the home and the 1.55 acre lot. A quaint chapel on the property features all brick construction, stained glass windows and arched ceiling. The chapel is has heat and A/C and a powder room. Impressive entry way with coffered ceiling, rich wood paneled walls, leaded and stain glass windows, antique light fixtures and hardwood floors. Spacious Dining has oversized crown molding, pocket doors, accent recessed lighting, access to private porch. Elegant Living Room with marble fireplace, leaded glass door leading to screen in porch. One of the highlights of the home are the hidden shutters that recess into the woodwork. The kitchen is unconventional but quite functional, with a marble counter for added seating, open shelving and two cabinets original to the home. The original ice room was transformed into a butlers pantry, stone and brick are exposed and add interest to the space. The spacious den has extensive built ins, brick fireplace and wet bar.Master Suite on the 2nd floor has a large sitting area with fireplace, generous sized bedroom with another fireplace and ample closet space. A walk in closet with built ins leads to the stunning master bath with marble tile, dual sinks, oversized two person shower and claw foot soaking tub. Two additional bedrooms on the 2nd floor share a jack and jill bathroom with a shared shower and tub but each bedroom has its own toilet and sink area. Huge laundry room with original built in cabinetry perfect for linen storage. There is a finished third floor with 3 bedrooms, bathroom, office and a fireplace. This home features 7 total fireplaces, hardwood flooring, original craftsman word work and sits on 1.55 acres. Convenient location close to Delaware Art Museum, Rockford Park, Restaurants and shopping.
Status
ACTIVE
Property Class
Residential
Type of Property
Detached
Style
Colonial
Design
2-Story
Fireplaces
2
Parking
Drvwy/Off Str
Pool Type
No Pool
Basement
Full
Has AC?
Yes
Subdivision
Highlands
Area
Wilmington
City
Wilmington
County
New Castle County
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: EatInKitchen
Foundation: Stone Foundation
Garage Type: Detached
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 67,518
Laundry Type: Upper-Floor Laundry
Area: Wilmington
Lot Area Acreage: 1.550000
Lot Dimensions: 243X332
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, DrssngRm-MBR, SitArea-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Entrance: Foyer, Center Ha
Net SqFt: 7725
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Patio
Property Age: 114
Type: Detached
Roof: Tile
Structures: Second House
Zoning Code: 26R-1
Heat: Gas, Hot Water
Cooling: Central A/C
Water: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Room List
Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Bedroom-Fourth, Kitchen, Other Room 1, Other Room 2, Other Room 3, Den/Stdy/Lib, Other Room 4, Mudroom, Laundry Room
Master Bedroom
19 x 15, level Upper 1
Second Bedroom
19 x 18, level Upper 1
Third Bedroom
18 x 13, level Upper 1
Fourth Bedroom
26 x 19, level Third
Living Room
25 x 18, level Main
Dining Room
25 x 18, level Main
Kitchen
20 x 30, level Main
Sitting
19 x 17, level Upper 1
Library
21 x 1, level Main
Chapel
20 x 14, level Main
Bedroom
19 x 14, level Third
Interior Features: 9'+ Ceiling, Stained/Leaded Glass, Cable TV-Wired, Wet/Dry Bar
Appliances: KitIsland
Basement Type: Full
Fireplace Features: Brick Fireplace, Marble Fireplace, LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace, FamRoomFireP, Main Bedroom Fireplace, Dining Room Fireplace
Floor: Wood, Marble Flooring
Exterior: Stone
Tax Year
2015
Total Taxes
$15,891

Area Highlights

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De La Coeur Café et Pâtisserie

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Distance: 0.33 Miles

Rating 27 reviews
Southeast Kitchen

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Distance: 0.44 Miles

Rating 74 reviews
Angelo's Luncheonette

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Distance: 0.48 Miles

Rating 27 reviews
Scrumptious

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Distance: 0.53 Miles

Rating 172 reviews
Trolley Square Oyster House

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Distance: 0.54 Miles

Rating 24 reviews
Scratch Magoo's

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Rating 71 reviews
Oldbanks Bistro

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Rating 15 reviews
Gaudiello's Italian Hoagies

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Distance: 0.58 Miles

Rating 40 reviews
Cantina di Napoli

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Distance: 0.58 Miles

Rating 33 reviews
Opa Opa

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Distance: 0.6 Miles

Rating 41 reviews

School Information

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Highlands Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: K-5


St Ann School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


Tower Hill School

Type: Private

Level: PK-12


Wilmington Friends School

Type: Private

Level: PK-12


Back To Basics Private School

Type: Private

Level: K-12


Salesianum School

Type: Private

Level: 9-12


duPont (Alexis I.) Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8


Warner Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: K-5


St Anthony Of Padua Grade School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


Ursuline Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-12

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