71 IVY RD $775,000


    71 IVY RD WILMINGTON, DE 19806

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    • 4 Beds
    • 6 Baths
    • 3,225 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# DENC493958
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    Historic and gracious Rockford Village converted double townhouse (twin) to single family home with updates throughout the spacious and elegant home. The extra lot creates a private oasis of fenced courtyards and quiet spaces. Originally built in the mid-1800s, Rockford Village was fully renovated into a premier Wilmington community in the 1970s. This unique home was born when two townhouses (69 & 71 Ivy with the Rockford Rd parcel included) became one. The lovely entry with open stair case provides access to the Tuscan design kitchen with wonderful work spaces, terra cotta tile floor and top-flight appliances and a mix of granite & butcher block counters. There is a main level powder room and laundry with access to the unfinished basement from the kitchen. The kitchen opens to a comfortable living room with a wall of built-ins and hardwood floors and back stairs to the 2nd level. The formal dining room is adjacent to the kitchen and features a fireplace set into a beautifully wainscoted wall with hidden storage and overlooking the family room. The dramatic family room with cathedral ceiling, hardwood floor, deep window sills and French doors to the brick courtyard. A step down from the family room is the cozy den or music room with stone fireplace and adjacent wet bar. The tucked away powder room and laundry finish that level. The second floor includes a master bedroom suite with soaring ceiling, recently renovated 4 piece bathroom and adjacent office/sitting room or additional bedroom served by a nearby bathroom. There is a large walk-in closet with extensive organizers and dressing space. An additional tucked away bedroom with private bath rounds out the 2nd floor. The 3rd floor is split, each with separate stairway leading up. One side is a great play area or simply storage. The 2nd side 3rd floor is a great guest-suite or hideaway featuring a bedroom with private bathroom and additional storage. The home is tastefully decorated and beautifully maintained, updated & upgraded. The home provides modern conveniences blended perfectly with historic character plus room to spread out. The charming community is a short walk to Rockford Park, Alapocas Run & the Delaware Art Museum, in addition to Trolly Square restaurants and services. Total property taxes for 3 parcels 2019 is aprox. $10,915

    • General Features
      • Condo Coop Association Y/N N
      • County NEW CASTLE
      • HOA Condo Coop Fee Includes Common Area Maintenance,Road Maintenance,Reserve Funds
      • HOA Y/N N
      • New Construction Y/N N
      • Pool No Pool
      • Sale Type Standard
      • Senior Community Y/N N
      • Tax Annual Amount 7193.00
      • Tax Year 2019
      • Water Access Y/N N
      • Waterfront Y/N N
      • Year Built 1900
      • Zoning 26R-3
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Cooktop, Disposal, Dishwasher, Dryer, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Microwave, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven - Wall, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Washer, Water Heater
      • Basement Type Partial, Improved, Interior Access, Sump Pump, Walkout Level, Windows
      • Cooling Fuel Natural Gas
      • Cooling Type Central A/C, Window Unit(s)
      • Electric Service Circuit Breakers
      • Exterior Features Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks, Street Lights
      • Fireplace Features Equipment, Mantel(s), Screen
      • Fireplaces Count 2
      • Flooring Type Hardwood, Tile/Brick, Wood
      • Foundation Details Stone
      • Garage Y/N N
      • Heating Fuel Natural Gas
      • Heating Type Forced Air
      • Interior Features Built-Ins, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Exposed Beams, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Island, Master Bath(s), Recessed Lighting, Stall Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Wainscotting, Wet/Dry Bar, Window Treatments, Wood Floors
      • Roof Shingle, Pitched
      • Sewer Septic Public Sewer
      • Style Colonial
      • Total Living Area 3847
    • Room Features
      • Room Office
      • Level Upper 2
      • Length 11
      • Width 5
      • Room Bedroom 3
      • Level Upper 1
      • Length 15
      • Width 14
      • Room Sitting Room
      • Level Main
      • Length 11
      • Width 5
      • Room Half Bath
      • Level Lower 1
      • Room Bedroom 4
      • Level Upper 2
      • Length 14
      • Width 11
      • Room Bonus Room
      • Level Upper 2
      • Length 14
      • Width 10
      • Room Full Bath
      • Level Upper 2
      • Room Storage Room
      • Level Upper 2
      • Length 13
      • Width 12
      • Room Master Bedroom
      • Level Upper 1
      • Length 16
      • Width 14
      • Room Master Bathroom
      • Level Upper 1
      • Room Full Bath
      • Level Upper 1
      • Room Bedroom 2
      • Level Upper 1
      • Length 14
      • Width 12
      • Room Dining Room
      • Level Main
      • Length 20
      • Width 13
      • Room Mud Room
      • Level Main
      • Length 8
      • Width 6
      • Room Foyer
      • Level Main
      • Length 9
      • Width 7
      • Room Living Room
      • Level Main
      • Length 19
      • Width 13
      • Room Kitchen
      • Level Main
      • Length 28
      • Width 12
      • Room Half Bath
      • Level Main
      • Room Den
      • Level Lower 1
      • Length 18
      • Width 13
      • Room Other
      • Level Lower 1
      • Length 9
      • Width 7
      • Room Family Room
      • Level Lower 1
      • Length 23
      • Width 16
      • Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
      • Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
      • Bathrooms 6
      • Bedrooms 4
      • Bedrooms Count Main Level 0
      • Full Bathrooms 4
      • Bathrooms Full Main Level 0
      • Half Bathrooms 2
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features SideYard(s)
      • Lot Size Acres 0.14
      • Lot Size Dimensions 32.20 x 76.50
      • Outdoor Living Structures Patio(s), Porch(es)
    • Schools
      • School District RED CLAY CONSOLIDATED


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