561 UPPER PIKE CREEK Road
A Gracious Stone Home minutes from University of Delaware consists of the main house, detached garage with an income producing 1 bedroom cottage apartment or an excellent home office/studio, pool with pool shed and an expansive yard. Enter the property onto an attractive paver style wide open parking area between the two stone structures. Approach the main house and enter through the wide 8 panel solid wood front door with period hardware into the center foyer with captivating details. The foyer has hand punched detailed moldings, exposed stone wall from the original structure, and an attractive flagstone floor. The bright and open family room has a two sided fireplace, a large bank of windows and a continuation of the flagstone flooring. The elegant dining room features random width hardwood flooring, exposed beam and stone, chair rails and center fireplace leading to the modern eat-in kitchen. The kitchen incorporates an abundance of morning light featuring beautiful solid wood cabinetry, white tile backsplash, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, exposed stone and a wooden beamed ceiling. The second level includes a large owner's suite with vaulted ceiling, windows on 3 sides and twin French doors leading to the second-floor covered balcony. The main bedroom also has a vanity dressing area, and beautifully tiled owners bathroom. A comfortable second bedroom with exposed beams has double doors and balconet overlooking the property and separate bathroom. The third floor has a private bedroom and bathroom ensuite with amazing hardwood floors and exposed beams creating a bright and airy environment. The detached 2 car stone garage includes a multilevel spacious 1 Bedroom apartment with an open contemporary design. The property continues to impress with numerous outdoor entertainment areas creating its own oasis with easy access to Wilmington and Newark, Delaware or Philadelphia, PA.
Listing Courtesy of Brandywine Fine Properties Sotheby's International