900 Old Kennett Rd, Wilmington, 19807

$4,995,000

Subdivision Name: None Available
MLS #: 1000322211
Bedrooms: 9
Full Baths: 7
Half Baths: 5
Magnificent du Pont estate built in 1939 with beautiful updates and upgrades through the years while maintaining the original features of the stone home like wrought iron balconies and two story copper bay windows. Nestled in the hills of Chateau Country on 22.15 acres surrounded by 300+ acres of conserved land owned by the Delaware Nature Society, this impressive property with gated entry includes stunning home with nine bedrooms, seven full bathrooms, five powder rooms, elegant formal rooms, English conservatory, spacious family room, library, den, home office, and spectacular finished lower level with English pub, cinema, and gaming rooms. The master suite includes large bedroom, dressing area with morning kitchen, private full bathroom, walk-in closet, and sitting room with fireplace and additional closet space. The main home has over 21,000 sqft of living space on three levels with an elevator to all levels. Slate terrace at the rear of the home leads to the spectacular gardens and outdoor entertaining areas. An infinity style in-ground pool with water slide and hot tub is complimented by a fully equipped pool house entertainment area, bar, kitchen, full bathroom and dressing area, and laundry room. There is a two car attached garage and a detached garage with heated floor and four bays that can house up to six cars. Above the detached garage you will find a guest home with full kitchen, great room, two bedrooms, a full bath, and some of the best views of the property from the private deck. The property is also home to a caretakers cottage with three bedrooms and four car garage. Guest House room sizes: great rm 16x17, bd1 13x11, bd2 15x14, kitchen 8x9

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Exterior Features

Architectural Style
French
Construction Materials
Stone
Exterior Features
Hot Tub, lawn Sprinkler, exterior Lighting
Foundation Details
Stone, concrete Perimeter
Garage Features
Inside Access, garage Door Opener, oversized
Outdoor Living Structures
Roof, patio(s), porch(es), balcony
Roof
Pitched, slate

Interior Features

Heating
Hot Water, steam, zoned, programmable Thermostat
Heating Fuel
Propane - Owned
Cooling
Central A/c
Hot Water
Propane
Fireplace
Y
Flooring
Wood, fully Carpeted, tile/brick, stone
Appliances
Built-in Range, oven - Double, commercial Range, dishwasher, refrigerator, disposal, built-in Microwave
Basement Type
Full, outside Entrance, fully Finished
Interior Features
Master Bath(s), kitchen - Island, butlers Pantry, water Treat System, elevator, 2nd Kitchen, wet/dry Bar, kitchen - Eat-in

Additional Details

Square Footage
21000
Acres
22.15
Year Built
1939
New Construction
N
Property Type
Residential
County
New Castle
Lot Size Dimensions
265x1035
SchoolDistrictName
Red Clay Consolidated