Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate

1213 N West Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
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List Price: $235,000
Subdivision: Midtown Brandywine
Bedrooms/Baths: 4 / 2
Design: Twin/Semi-Detached
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Style: Colonial
Age: 99
MLS: 1002203320



A very special 1920's Original!! Do you have an appreciation for the charms of an older home? This home offers the conveniences of modern living while preserving the vintage details from the era it was built. Located in the highly desirable neighborhood of Midtown Brandywine; the active community hosts events during the year to include dinners and yard sales. Upon arrival you are greeted by the defined front courtyard surrounded by a fully restored black iron fence & beautiful City brick sidewalks. Entry to a grand Foyer through the original front door with crescent window above will amaze you. The awaiting solid wood French doors and arched window above lead you to a grand front staircase and the open sunny formal Living room. The stately living room has a Mantel w tiled non-use fireplace, original Tall floor to ceiling windows, beautiful newer hardwoods, a bold brass tone fixture from yesteryear accented by ceiling medallion and wide baseboard/ molding mill work. The Dining Room is a true showcase with clean design wainscot, period style wall paper and unique 6 panel doors with all original style hardware. Heading to the Kitchen you pass a back court yard exterior entry and the back staircase. Modern Kitchen was redone with today's beautiful appliances and very functional solid surface counter tops with a stylish tile floor. The Sellers paid attention to detail by selecting crown molded neutral cabinets. Upstairs the modern flair is highlighted with beautiful indoor plumbing; the 2 Full baths are large while the second floor laundry is a large private room. Also on the second level, the Main bedroom is a full suite with master bath & dressing area plus there is another well sized bedroom. Heading up to the third level you will be pleased with the way the homes stairwell continues its curved solid wood railings. Upstairs there are two more bedrooms. The many architectural details as interior transom windows, front arched doorway and solid wood skirt board/ wainscot stairs make this property a GEM. Systems include high efficiency gas furnace & central air and gas hot water heater. Roof was updated 2008. Outside the stunning enclosed side and back courtyard is an urban oasis, a peaceful retreat in the city. This house is near everything: I-95, downtown, Trolley Square, Wilmington Hospital, Washington Street Ale House, Brandywine Park, the Central YMCA and the Hercules Building. It's a short walk to downtown. Sold as is-Seller will not do updates.


Type: Twin/Semi-Detached Taxes: $1,940 Condo Assoc: No
Acreage: 0.05 Pool: No Pool Home Assoc: No
Interior SqFt: 2,300 Sch Distr: Red Clay Consolidated    View School Report
E.School: Warner M.School: Skyline H.School: Alexis I. Dupont


Utilities Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Natural Gas, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, 100 Amp Service, Upper Floor Laundry
Garage/Parking On Street, Asphalt Driveway, Surface Parking, Unassigned Parking
Interior Full Basement, Unfinished Basement, Tile/Brick Flooring, Wood Flooring, Non-Functioning Fireplace
Exterior Stone Foundation, Flat Roof, Brick Exterior, Sidewalks, Street Lights
Lot Front Yard, Level Lot, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)

Room Dimensions:

Master Bed: 18 X 11 - Upper 1 Bedroom 1: 15 X 11 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 15 X 11 - Upper 1 Bedroom 3: 10 X 11 - Upper 1
Laundry: 9 X 7 - Upper 1 Kitchen: 13 X 13 - Main
Dining Room: 15 X 13 - Main Living Room: 23 X 11 - Main

Contact Information
Schedule an Appointment to See this Home Listing Courtesy of:
Pantano Real Estate Inc
Request more information or call me now at 302-529-2690


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