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136 Gills Neck Road
Bayview Addition
Lewes, DE 19958
Bedrooms
5
Full Baths
3
Partial Baths
1
Acres
0.17
Interior SqFt
3,222
Age
344
Heating
Electric
Fireplaces
4
Cooling
Central A/C
Water
Public
Sewer
Public
Garages
0
Taxes (2023)
2,356
Additional Details Below

Description

Welcome to 136 Gills Neck Road in the picturesque town of Lewes, Delaware. Rich in history, the Fisher House is a historic waterfront home that dates back to 1680. This 5 bedroom, 3.5 bath, canal front home tastefully blends the allure of the past with modern conveniences. Lush landscape frames this charming shingle style home with a gambrel roofline and cozy front porch. Upon entry, you will be impressed with the beautifully preserved architectural elements including the four wood-burning fireplaces, wide plank hardwood floors, exposed beams, and intricate moldings at every turn. The updated addition, completed in the early 1990’s, seamlessly integrates modern amenities, providing a perfect balance of historic charm and contemporary living. The spacious kitchen includes Vaulted Ceilings with skylights, ample cabinetry, a pantry, electric cooktop, dual ovens, and a large island. From the kitchen, you will enter the family room which has excellent natural light from the skylights and oversized sliding door that leads to a custom Janco Greenhouse. This family room is ideal for relaxation, and perfectly mends indoor and outdoor living! The first level is also home to 3 spacious bedrooms each offering unique elements. The first-floor bedroom in the historic section offers Vaulted Ceilings with a loft and En-Suite bath. The additional 2 bedrooms on the first level feature custom built-in shelving, and spacious walk-in closets. These rooms are adjacent to a hall bath featuring a stall shower, dual sinks, and a custom soaking tub. Approach the 2nd level by one of two original, hidden stairwells where you will find 2 more bedrooms, the 4th wood burning fireplace, a cozy sitting room and 1 full bathroom. Each room offers interesting angles and roof lines that you simply will not find in today’s architecture. As you meander outdoors, you will enjoy the privacy of the side courtyard complete with a spacious brick patio, 6’ privacy fence, beautiful landscaping, outdoor shower, and storage shed. The property continues to the adjacent, waterfront parcel, shaded by beautiful mature trees, manicured lawn and approximately 80 feet of rip rap along with a private 36’ floating dock complete with water and electric - ideal for your boat! Situated in the heart of historic Lewes, the Fisher House offers the utmost convenience and endless opportunities for recreation and exploration!

Room sizes

Living Room
x   Main Level
Dining Room
x   Main Level
Kitchen
x   Main Level
Family Room
x   Main Level
Laundry
x   Main Level
Bathroom 2
x   Main Level
Master Bed
x   Main Level
Bedroom 2
x   Main Level
Bedroom 3
x   Main Level
Sitting Room
x   Upper Level
Bathroom 3
x   Upper Level
Bathroom 1
x   Main Level

Location

Driving Directions

Savannah Road to right on Gills Neck Road. Home is located at the corner of Gills Neck and Rodaline St. Park on Rodaline and enter through side fence to side entrance of home.

Listing Details

Interior Features
Flooring

Carpet, Hardwood, Tile/Brick

Basement

Crawl Space

Fireplace(s)

Wood, Equipment, Screen

Interior Features

Window Treatments, Ceiling Fan(s), Skylight(s), Additional Stairway, Breakfast Area, Carpet, Chair Railings, Combination Kitchen/Dining, Crown Moldings, Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Double/Dual Staircase, Entry Level Bedroom, Exposed Beams, Family Room Off Kitchen, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Soaking Tub, Stall Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Wainscotting, Walk-in Closet(s), Wet/Dry Bar, Wood Floors, Door Features: Sliding Glass, Laundry: Dryer In Unit, Washer In Unit, Main Floor

Appliances

Cooktop, Oven - Double, Oven - Wall, Icemaker, Refrigerator, Freezer, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Dryer, Washer, Water Heater, Exhaust Fan

Rooms List

Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Sitting Room, Bedroom 2, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Laundry, Bathroom 1, Bathroom 2, Bathroom 3

Exterior Features
Roofing

Metal, Shake

Lot Features

Additional Lot(s), Bulkheaded, Cleared, Landscaping, Not In Development, Rear Yard, Road Frontage, Premium

Exterior Features

Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Outside Shower, Brick, Patio(s), Screened, Cedar, Shake Siding, Stick Built, Wood Siding, Mixed

Utilities
Cooling

Central A/C, Zoned, Electric

Heating

Zoned, Heat Pump(s), Humidifier, Electric

Hot Water

Electric

Sewer

Public Sewer

Water

Public~Waterfront Features: Private Dock Site, Rip-Rap, Riparian Lease

Additional Utilities

Cable TV, Multiple Phone Lines, Phone Connected, Cable, Electric: Circuit Breakers

Property History

Date
Change
Price

Miscellaneous

Assessment : 0
Zoning: Tn
Lattitude : 38.773910
Longitude : -75.136100
MLS# : DESU2061500
Views : 41
Listing Courtesy: SHAUN TULL of Jack Lingo - Rehoboth

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