New Castle County Homes for Sale, Wilmington Real Estate Listings, 900 Old Kennett Road, MLS #6868086 Luxury Homes, Condos, Estates for Sale

900 Old Kennett Road

Wilmington, DE 19807

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. Additional room sizes:Den 11x14,Billiards 36x19,Game arcade 14x13,Playroom 15x16,Cinema 22x28,Drawing Rm 20x15,Butlers Pantry 17x7, Office 15x14,Mudroom 12x6,Porch 27x13,Mstr sit 20x16,Bd5 11x16,Bd6 12x10,Bd7 13x9,Bd8 13x12,Bd 9 18x17 Guest House: great rm 16x17,bd1 13x11,bd2 15x14,kitchen 8x9
Status
ACTIVE
Property Class
Residential
Type of Property
Detached
Style
French
Design
3+Story
Fireplaces
3
Garage Spaces
4
Parking
3+ Car Parking, Drvwy/Off Str
Has Pool?
Yes
Pool Type
In-Ground Pool
Basement
Full, Outside/Walkout Basement, Fully Finished
Has AC?
Yes
Subdivision
None Available
Area
Hockssn/Greenvl/Centrvl
City
Wilmington
County
New Castle County
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: EatInKitchen
Foundation: Stone Foundation, Conc
Garage Type: Attached, Detached, Inside Access to Garage, Garage Door Opener, Oversized Garage
Hot Water: Propane Hot Water
Land SqFt: 964,854
Laundry Type: Low-Floor Laundry
Area: Hockssn/Greenvl/Centrvl
Lot Area Acreage: 22.150000
Lot Description: Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 265X1035
Lower Half Baths: 3
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, DrssngRm-MBR, SitArea-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Entrance: Center Hall, Cat
Main Floor Half Baths: 2
Net SqFt: 21000
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Roof Deck, Patio
Property Age: 77
Condition: Average+
Type: Detached
Roof: Pitched Roof, Sla
Structures: Second Garage, Second House
Upper Floor Baths: 7
Zoning Code: SE
Heat: Propane, Hot Water, Steam, Zoned, Programmable Thermostat
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, Den/Stdy/Lib, Sun/Florida Room, Great Room, Professional Off, Other Room 4, Game/Media Room, Mudroom, Laundry Room
Stories
Lower 1, Main, Up
Master Bedroom
20 x 20, level Upper 1
Second Bedroom
15 x 13, level Upper 1
Third Bedroom
15 x 18, level Upper 1
Fourth Bedroom
15 x 18, level Upper 1
Living Room
27 x 19, level Main
Dining Room
35 x 20, level Main
Family Room
27 x 23, level Main
Kitchen
26 x 18, level Main
Library
18 x 14, level Main
Pub
36 x 32, level Lower 1
Conserv.
17 x 14, level Main
Pool H.
23 x 20, level Main
Interior Features: Security System, 9'+ Ceiling, Cable TV-Wired, Water Treatment System, Elevator, Second Kitchen, Wet/Dry Bar
Exterior Features: Hot Tub, Lawn Sprinkler, Exterior Lighting
Appliances: KitIsland, KitPa
Attics: Walk-Up Attic
Basement Type: Full, Outside/Walkout Basement, Fully Finished
Fireplace Features: Marble Fireplace, LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace, Main Bedroom Fireplace, Gas/Propane Firepalce, Dining Room Fireplace
Floor: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick, Stone Flooring
Exterior: Stone
Swimming Pool: Yes
Tax Year
2016
Total Taxes
$28,225

Area Highlights

User reviews and recommendations of top nearby restaurants.

Buckley's Tavern

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Distance: 1.2 Miles

Rating 106 reviews
Centreville Cafe

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Distance: 1.21 Miles

Rating 11 reviews
Chadds Ford Inn

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Distance: 2.19 Miles

Rating 1 review
La Mia Pizzeria

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Distance: 2.47 Miles

Rating 6 reviews
Station 52 Sports Bar & Pizzeria

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Distance: 2.52 Miles

Rating 20 reviews
Mendenhall Inn Restaurant

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Distance: 2.67 Miles

Rating 53 reviews
Centerville Cafe

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Distance: 2.73 Miles

Rating 6 reviews
Krazy Kat's Restaurant

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Distance: 3.22 Miles

Rating 20 reviews
BBC Tavern and Grill

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Distance: 3.33 Miles

Rating 51 reviews

School Information

Great Schools

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Centreville Layton School

Type: Private

Level: PK-12


duPont (H.B.) Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8


Wilmington Christian School

Type: Private

Level: PK-12


duPont (Alexis I.) High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12


Hockessin Montessori School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


The Tatnall School

Type: Private

Level: PK-12


Towle Institute

Type: Private

Level: 6-12


Sanford School

Type: Private

Level: PK-12


McKean (Thomas) High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12


Albert Einstein Academy

Type: Private

Level: K-6

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