144 Kings Hwy

Lewes, DE 19958 View Map $1,800,000 Schedule a Tour

Dustin Oldfather

(302) 260-2000

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Open House: Sunday, June 4, 2023 from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Status: Active
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:DESU2036378
Sq. Feet:3,030
On Site:106 Days
Lot Size:0.19 Acres

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Office:RE/MAX Associates-Hockessin
Glamour meets nostalgia in this stunning, elegant four bedroom Victorian home designed for upscale entertaining nestled in the true heart of this quintessential town. You'll find original details blended with upgrades to maintain the character of the original home. No worries since the electric and plumbing was updated and a geothermal system was added over the years. You will find gleaming hardwood flooring throughout this charming home and stylishly designed bathrooms. Two of the four bedrooms have their own full bathrooms. One of those bedrooms is on the entry level making one floor living a possibility here. The kitchen island countertop is a must-see, custom craftsman piece of art with cross sections of trees in a patterned, inlaid butcher block. Imagine your favorite people gathered around this as you entertain! Check out the fancy LG fridge with it's 3 types of ice - cubed, crushed or craft! The upscale extensive soft-close cabinetry provides storage for all your culinary gadgets while the 2 stainless steel ovens, microwave and induction cooktop by Miele, Wine refrigerator by Liebherr, marble counter tops and lots of light ease your entertaining goals. Open the wall of windows that slide and tuck in between the kitchen and the sunroom allowing refreshing breezes to flow through the open floor plan of your stunning home. The sought after garage has electric and the lawn features an irrigation system. The maintenance record is impeccable and a list will be provided to the buyer. There is an incredible walking and bike path a couple blocks away and if you stumble, the hospital is within hobbling distance. Have everything from A to Z offered by Lewes within the alluring atmosphere, Blooming Boutiques, creative candies and decadent dining. Experience events with your fabulous friends, gregarious groups, historians and horticulturalists. Enjoy irresistible ice cream, the 4th of July jamboree or Kid's Ketch for lighthearted laughs. Maritime marvels, nocturnal noshes or oysters outdoors pair with parades or a quest for quiet times. Revel in relaxation at Second Street's tantalizing treasures which are unbelievably understated. The variety of views are wonderfully walkable. Xenodochial becoming xenial will make you yearn for Lewes' zealous zestiness!

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Community Information

Address:144 Kings Hwy, Lewes, DE 19958
School District:Cape Henlopen
Subdivision:None Available
Zip Code:19958


Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1898
Construction: Frame, Shingle Siding
Year Renovated: 2010
Roof: Architectural Shingle
Foundation: Block, Crawl Space

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Additional Stairway, Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Entry Level Bedroom, Exposed Beams, Floor Plan - Open, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Primary Bath(s), Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Skylight(s), Stain/Lead Glass, Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors, Breakfast Area, Attic, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Family Room Off Kitchen, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Spiral Staircase, Stall Shower, Tub Shower, Window Treatments, Wine Storage
Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Oven - Wall, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Cooktop, Microwave, Stove, Water Heater, Water Heater - Tankless
Flooring: Hardwood, Tile/Brick
Main Level Bedrooms: 1
Other Rooms: Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Sun/Florida Room, Laundry
Exterior Features: Extensive Hardscape, Outbuilding(s), Underground Lawn Sprinkler, Sidewalks
Patio And Porch: Brick, Patio(s), Porch(es)
Fencing: Decorative, Chain Link
Sub Structure Types: Above Grade, Below Grade
Garage: Garage - Front Entry, Covered Parking, Additional Storage Area
Garage Spaces: 1
Cooling: Central A/C
Cooling Fuel: Electric, Geothermal
Heating: Forced Air, Zoned
Heating Fuel: Geo-thermal
Hot Water: Tankless

Square Footage

Finished Sq. Ft.
Above Grade 3030
Below Grade 0
Total 3030


Dining RoomMain Level15x13Flooring - HardWood,Ceiling Fan(s),Crown Molding,Formal Dining Room
Living RoomMain Level14x17Flooring - HardWood,Crown Molding
KitchenMain Level23x14Flooring - HardWood,Breakfast Bar,Island,Pantry,Countertop(s) - Solid Surface,Skylight(s),Attached Bathroom
Primary BedroomMain Level13x17Flooring - HardWood,Walk-In Closet(s),Attached Bathroom,Ceiling Fan(s),Crown Molding
Primary BathroomMain Level8x8Flooring - Tile,Skylight(s),Countertop(s) - Solid Surface,Attached Bathroom
Primary BedroomUpper 1 Level13x17Flooring - HardWood,Walk-In Closet(s),Attached Bathroom,Crown Molding
Full BathUpper 1 Level12x8Double Sink,Tub Shower,Flooring - HardWood,Countertop(s) - Granite,Crown Molding
LaundryMain Level5x7Flooring - HardWood,Attached Bathroom
Sun/Florida RoomMain Level20x14Cathedral/Vaulted Ceiling,Skylight(s)
Family RoomMain Level15x17Crown Molding,Fireplace - Gas,Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 3Upper 1 Level14x17Built-Ins,Flooring - HardWood,Ceiling Fan(s),Crown Molding
Bedroom 4Upper 1 Level10x16Attic - Walk-Up,Ceiling Fan(s),Crown Molding,Flooring - HardWood
Full BathUpper 1 Level8x5Attached Bathroom,Skylight(s),Cathedral/Vaulted Ceiling,Countertop(s) - Solid Surface
Bedroom 2Upper 1 Level13x17Attached Bathroom,Flooring - HardWood,Crown Molding

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.19 Acres
Lot Dimensions:54.00 x 174.00 Sq. Ft.
Lot Description: Front Yard, Landscaping, Rear Yard, Level, Vegetation Planting
Location: Suburban
Parking: Private
Parking Types: Detached Garage, Driveway, On Street
Driveway - # of Spaces: 3
View: Garden/Lawn
TV/Cable/Com: Electric Available, Natural Gas Available
Electric Service: Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Roads: Black Top, Paved
Directions:Take Coastal Highway to Kings Highway. This home will be on the left.

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $1,320 (paid Annually)
Tax Year: 2022
School Tax: $502 (paid Annually)
Ownership Type: Fee Simple
Homeowners' Assoc.: No
City Tax Rate: $766.00 (Annually)
County Tax Rate: $52.00 (Annually)
Acceptable Financing: Cash, Conventional



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