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117 Front Street
Lewes, DE 19958
Full Baths
Partial Baths
Interior SqFt
Central A/C
Additional Details Below


Introducing 117 Front Street, one of historic Lewes’ hidden gems. This stunning canal front home is discreetly tucked away yet central to all that Downtown Lewes has to offer. This exquisite 3 bedroom, 3.5, bath, plus flex space residence retains its historic charm while seamlessly marrying a variety of modern updates on 4+ levels of living spaces. The recently remodeled kitchen is tastefully appointed with sleek custom designed cabinetry offering an abundance of storage, quartz counters, intricate mosaic tiled backsplash, elegant lighting, commercial grade appliances and rustic beamed ceilings. The dining room has been updated with custom cabinetry and shelving throughout creating a comfortable setting for entertaining. The sitting area and living area are connected by a stylish fireplace that creates the most welcoming ambiance. The floor to ceiling windows in the living area flood the rooms with natural light and offer captivating views of the canal. The property’s spacious bedrooms can be found on the main level, 3rd level and lower level and each feature a private En-Suite bath. The flex space includes two Murphy beds for overflow guests. The top level of the home, reminiscent of a Lantern Room, offers an ideal space to escape and take in a good book while relaxing on the comfy custom cushions. The most discerning buyer will be amazed at the luxurious outdoor living spaces including a screened porch, patio and gardens surrounding the heated salt-water swimming pool, private dock including 4 slips, and rooftop deck offering unparalleled views of the canal. This beautiful home is further enhanced by a magnitude of distinctive architectural features including archways, original exposed beams, Mansard roof, and stone walls to name a few. Included in the sale is a charming commercial space offering superb in-town Lewes exposure on Front Street and rental income to the owner, or utilize this space for your own private office. This property is truly one-of-a-kind and is a must see!

Room sizes

Dining Room
x   Upper Level
x   Upper Level
Family Room
x   Upper Level
Sitting Room
x   Upper Level
Rec Room
x   Lower Level
x   Main Level
Master Bed
x   Main Level
Bedroom 2
x   Lower Level
Storage Room
x   Lower Level
Screened Porch
x   Lower Level
Primary Bath
x   Main Level
Exercise Room
x   Lower Level


Driving Directions

Savannah Road to left on Front Street before bridge. Unit on right. Park in public parking lot adjacent to the property or on any of the side streets.

Listing Details

Architectural Type

Post & Beam, Coastal

Interior Features

Hardwood, Tile/Brick


Fully Finished, Interior Access, Walkout Level, Stone



Interior Features

Kitchen - Galley, Pantry, Entry Level Bedroom, Ceiling Fan(s), Exposed Beams, Window Treatments, Door Features: Insulated, Laundry: Basement, Main Floor


Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer - Electric, Exhaust Fan, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Icemaker, Refrigerator, Microwave, Oven/Range - Electric, Washer, Water Heater

Rooms List

Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Sitting Room, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Exercise Room, Laundry, Recreation Room, Storage Room, Primary Bathroom, Screened Porch

Exterior Features

Shingle, Wood, Copper, Flat


Heated, Saltwater

Lot Features

Landscaping, Adjoins - Public Land, Bulkheaded

Exterior Features

Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Deck(s), Patio(s), Porch(es), Screened, Stick Built, Brick, Cedar, Shake Siding

HOA/Condo Information
HOA Frequency


HOA Fee Includes



Central A/C, Zoned, Electric


Heat Pump(s), Zoned, Electric

Hot Water



Public Sewer


Public~Waterfront Features: Private Dock Site, Riparian Lease

Additional Utilities

Cable TV Available, Phone Available, Propane, Cable, Electric: Circuit Breakers, 220 Volts

Property History



Assessment : 0
Zoning: Tn
Lattitude : 38.775973
Longitude : -75.139058
MLS# : DESU2043410
Views : 60
Listing Courtesy: BRYCE LINGO of Jack Lingo - Rehoboth


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