Historic House Listings

Off market. Price cut of $10,000! Circa 1880 in DE. $289,900

November 11, 2018

Love all of the detail on the exterior! The interior needs work! Needs updating and some paint help! This house just had a $10,000 price reduction. Built in 1880. Located on .29 acres in Middletown, Delaware. And surprise, there is an in-ground heated pool! Five bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 3,000 square feet. $299,900 New price: $289,000

From the Zillow listing:


Circa 1880. Victorian “gem” waiting to be polished. This property offers great potential, either as a residence, a daycare facility, or other uses permited under it’s current R-3 zoning classification. Spacious room sizes throughout with 9′ to 10′ ceilings, brick fireplace in living room, bump out bay windows in living room and dining rooms, huge kitchen and breakfast area, 3 full baths, including recently remodeled oversized first floor bath, with heated floor. One bedroom is located on the first floor, with ramp to rear family room and access to in-ground heated pool (concrete) in back yard. Loft with additional rooms and full bath. Upgrades made to heating, air conditioning and electrical systems in recent years. This is a corner property and has a huge 3 car driveway providing ample parking to the rear. Property is being sold in “as-is” condition without warranties.

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