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Photo of 300 Delaware Street, New Castle DE
300 Delaware Street
Old New Castle
New Castle, DE 19720
Full Baths
Partial Baths
Interior Sq Ft
Natural Gas
Central A/C
Taxes (2019)
Additional Details Below


Visit this home virtually: - Kensey Johns Van Dyke House, circa 1820, prominently located on the corner of Old New Castle's Town Square. A rare gem steeped in history and traditions. Grand Federal style home features 11' ceilings, exceptional moldings, heart of pine floors throughout, 6 fireplaces with King of Prussia marble, massive Santo Domingo mahogany doors and more. The first floor features an impressive foyer, spacious living room and dining room, kitchen with Norwegian granite counters, large butler's pantry with wet bar and original cabinets and a sunroom that overlooks the garden. The second floor has the large master bedroom suite, family room, 2 more bedrooms and 2 full baths. The third floor has many possible uses. There are 2 more bedrooms a full bath and a 2nd kitchen. This could be an in-law suite, au pair suite or a teenager retreat. Former Speakeasy in the basement now functions as a unique entertaining area with a large bar and brick floor. Outside is a spacious screened porch that leads to the professionally designed and landscaped backyard with meandering brick walks, fountain and more. At the rear of the lot is a 2 car garage and additional off-street parking for 4-6 cars. The property is zoned Historic Commerce which allows for a multitude of uses. It is also part of the New Castle Downtown Development District with possible rebates from the State of Delaware for capital improvements. Front row seats for parades and town festivities add to the unparalleled appeal of this exceptional home. Seller is providing a one year 2-10 Warranty.

Room sizes

Living Room
22 x 16  Main Level
Dining Room
22 x 16  Main Level
14 x 12  Upper Level
Family Room
20 x 19  Upper Level
Bonus Room
30 x 19  Lower Level
Screened Porch
19 x 16  Main Level
Master Bedroom
20 x 19  Upper Level
Bedroom 2
20 x 12  Upper Level
Bedroom 3
13 x 13  Upper Level
Bedroom 4
14 x 12  Upper Level
Bedroom 5
12 x 10  Upper Level
22 x 13  Main Level



Property Features
Sidewalk, Porch, Enclosed Porch, Balcony
Interior Features
Hardwood Floors, Second Kitchen, Bar, Master Bath
Room List
Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Dining Area, Pantry, Family Room, Master Bedroom, Second Bedroom, Third Bedroom, Fourth Bedroom, Sun Room
Dishwasher, Electric Stove, Refrigerator
Full Basement, Partially Finished, Walk-Out
Air Conditioning
Central Air
Hot Water
Natural Gas
Electrical Service
Circuit Breakers
Assessment : 202500
Zoning Designation HC
Lattitude : 39.659903
Longitude : -75.564787
EveryHome Number : DENC503252-00616
Listing Courtesy: Patterson-Schwartz-Newark


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