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1007 N Broom Street
Cool Spring
Wilmington, DE 19806
Bedrooms
6
Full Baths
4
Partial Baths
N/A
Acres
0.26
Interior Sq Ft
11,000
Age
119
Heating
Natural Gas
Fireplaces
2
Cooling
 
Water
Public
Sewer
Public
Garages
2
Basement
Full
Taxes (2018)
10215.0
Association
None
Additional Details Below

Description

JUST REDUCED and ready for spring buyers. Very seldom does a chance come along to own a landmark property with unparalleled details from every angle. No doubt one of the most distinctive homes in Wilmington, the Postel house or known by many locals as "the Gargoyle House." This gothic revival was built in 1905 by Grantley Postles, Postle was the third generation of a prominent Wilmington family and the son of General James Park Postle, a veteran of the Civil War. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This 6 bedroom 3 full bath and 2 half bath estate adorned with timeless details, woodburning fireplaces, and original woodwork captures your attention from the second you step onto the grounds. This home unlike any of its kind in area is ready to welcome on a new steward to recreate the next 100 years of stately grandeur. Although in recent years this estate has been used as a home office many major renovations and upgrades have been made there is still plenty of room for you to bring your imagination of customizing this solid masterpiece to your heart's desire. Rarely can one find a 10.000 SF Gothic Revival boasting a detached 2 car garage with a 3 room upstairs apartment that currently generates $10k per year as a successful Airbnb. Zoned R-1 owner occupant is permitted to run a business according to zoning rules and regulations. This historic home is being offered as-is, buyers, their contractors, decorators, and inspectors are welcome to access. Inspections will be for informational purposes only. Schedule your tour and come fall in love with a piece of Wilmington's history. Listing agent must accompany.

Room sizes

Living Room
0 x 0  Main Level
Dining Room
0 x 0  Main Level
Kitchen
0 x 0  Main Level
Family Room
x   -
In-Law/auPair/Suite
x   -
Master Bedroom
0 x 0  Upper Level
Bedroom 2
0 x 0  Upper Level
Bedroom 3
0 x 0  Upper Level
Bedroom 4
0 x 0  Upper Level

Location

Details

Style
Tudor
Location
Corner, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard(s)
Property Features
Deck, Patio
Roof
Flat, Slate, Wood Shingle
Foundation
Stone
Interior Features
Nine-Foot Ceilings, Bay Window, Second Kitchen, Alarm System, Master Bath, Stall Shower
Room List
Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Family Room, Master Bedroom, In-Law/AuPair Suite
Basement
Full Basement, Heated
Attic
Storage
Laundry
Basement
Heating
Hot Water, Steam, Radiator
Hot Water
Natural Gas
Electrical Service
100-150Amps, 200-300Amps
Assessment : 221100
Zoning Designation 26R-1
Lattitude : 39.752370
Longitude : -75.562120
EveryHome Number : 1009994582-81025
Listing Courtesy: Long & Foster - Greenville

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