Middletown, DE, USA
Here is the perfect blend of history and modern technology all combined into one extraordinary package. This circa 1760’s home has been meticulously restored and expanded.
Home was built on a full basement. Tidy and clean from the renovation- the brick works gives a glimpse into the history of this home.
This home has over 5,000 square feet of living space.. The spacious rooms hold historic reference with the traditional entry hall, upper hall, parlor and library but the generous proportions lend themselves to the most modern applications. Have your choice of master suites, new and spacious or old and gracious with fireplaces in both bed and bath! The three full baths have room size dimensions are outfitted in a spa like fashion. The enormous glassed porch with brick floor gives even more room for entertaining and lounging. There is a two car attached garage for convenience.
Combine old world craftsmanship with all the modern conveniences including insulation, 10 foot ceilings, 9 working fireplaces (1 gas, 8 wood burning), 3 high efficiency Lennox furnaces with 4 heating and cooling zones, Brazilian cherry flooring on the main level, coffered ceiling in the great room, extensive built up moldings throughout, original wood flooring on the upper level, central vac, high end windows and more!
The highlight of this spectacular home is the gourmet kitchen. Outfitted with custom cabinetry, granite counter tops, walk in pantry, commercial grade Thermadore dual fuel range, Fisher Paykel dishwasher drawers and a Sub Zero refrigerator with dual freezer drawers. This is sure to impress even the most demanding gourmand.
The original structure was built in the 1760’s for one of Delawares royalty, John Jones, Esq. and named Mount Jones. The property underwent a complete restoration by Curtis Carpenter starting in 2006 and was revived and an additional wing was built . The 2.74 acres is nestled adjacent to 19 acres of deeded open space. Please call to schedule your private showing of this exquisite home.