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500 N State St, Dover, DE 19901
4 Beds
3 Baths
2,304 sqft


Olde Dover charm thoroughly modernized in this elegant, energy-efficient four-square home located close to downtown Dover. This three-story home features a full front porch, four bedrooms, 2.5 baths and a separate two-car garage. You will appreciate the original details, beautiful wood flooring, high ceilings, sparkling chandeliers, classic detailed doorknobs, wall sconces and crown molding. Original curbside hitching posts flank the front of the home.The first floor features a large foyer with enough space for seating, living room, a separate dining room with built-ins and three large windows overlooking the side yard. Enjoy preparing meals and eating in the completely updated kitchen with beautiful quartz counters, top-of-the-line stainless appliances, soft close drawers and cabinets, a three-seat peninsula and a window overlooking a lovely water feature. Tucked away in the former butler's pantry, you will find the laundry room with open shelving and additional storage. A powder room is conveniently located on this floor. An additional room, currently used as a music room, is complete with many windows and a faux fireplace.On the second level, you will find a large landing which leads to a full hall bathroom, guest bedroom and a separate paneled office space. The master bedroom facing the front of this home is bright and airy with four windows. One window sits deep in an original archway and would make an ideal window seat. A three-piece bathroom finishes this space. There are two additional bedrooms on the third level which is separately zoned for air and heat. The large unfinished basement, professionally waterproofed, is perfect for exercise equipment and includes a workroom with large wood slab tables. Abundant outdoor space surrounds this stately home. The oversized lot is surrounded by lush greenery, garden pathways, two patios, mature trees which include a Dawn Redwood and a Japanese Split-leaf maple, a charming three-tiered fountain within a natural pond and a fenced yard. The original carriage house, converted to a two-car garage, includes a loft, skylights, and electricity. 500 N. State Street is a conscientiously cared-for home. Additional updates and home improvements include a three-zoned geothermal HVAC system, energy-efficient windows and doors, and a new front porch.This beautiful home is a short walk to Silver Lake Park and charming historic downtown Dover's museums, restaurants, and shops. One-hour drive to the DE beaches.
  • Price:
  • $349,900
  • Bedrooms:
  • 4
  • Full Baths:
  • 2
  • Half Baths:
  • 1
  • Square Footage:
  • 2,304
  • Acreage:
  • 0.54
  • Year Built:
  • 1910
  • Listing ID #:
  • DEKT238554
  • Street Address:
  • 500 N State St
  • City:
  • Dover
  • State:
  • Delaware
  • Postal Code:
  • 19901
  • County:
  • Kent
  • Community:
  • Capital (30802)
  • Subdivision:
  • Olde Dover
  • Listing Status:
  • Active

Here are some schools that may be near this home:

Dover H.S. High School

  • Basement Type:
  • Drainage System, Full, Water Proofing System, Workshop
  • Building Condition:
  • Very Good
  • Dwelling Type:
  • Detached
  • Finished Above Ground Square Footage:
  • 2304
  • Finished Square Feet:
  • 2304
  • Has Basement:
  • Yes
  • Other Buildings:
  • Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Square Footage Source:
  • Assessor
  • Stories:
  • 3+
  • Total Building Square Footage:
  • 2304
  • View:
  • Garden/Lawn
  • Year Built:
  • 1910
  • Year Built Source:
  • Assessor
  • Approximate Lot Size Range Source:
  • Assessor
  • Lot Features:
  • Landscaping, Sideyard(s), Trees/Wooded, Rear Yard, Front Yard, Corner
  • Lot Square Footage:
  • 23325.00
  • Days On Market:
  • 3
  • Excluded:
  • Washer/Dryer, All Buddhas In Backyard, Small Pagoda, Birdbath Near Driveway With Two Lovebirds, Mother Duck And Ducklings Set, Birdbath At Corner Of William And State Street, Two Herons, Phoenix By Side Door, Tree Of Life Sculpture Hanging On The Front Of House, Welcome Dog Sign By Side Door
  • Originating Mls:
  • Bright
  • Special Conditions Of Sale:
  • Standard
  • Terms:
  • Conventional, Fha, Cash, Va
  • Cross Street:
  • William
  • In City Limits:
  • Yes
  • Street Type:
  • Street
  • Subdivision:
  • Olde Dover
  • City Taxes:
  • 886.00
  • County Taxes:
  • 144.00
  • Price Per Square Foot:
  • 151.87
  • Property Taxes:
  • $2,090
  • Tax Year:
  • 2019
  • Full Bathrooms On Main Level:
  • 1.00
  • Full Bathrooms On Upper Level:
  • 2
  • Room Description:
  • Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Basement, Foyer, Laundry, Office, Bonus Room
  • Pet Allowed:
  • Yes
  • Pet Restriction Description:
  • No Pet Restrictions
  • Fence:
  • Privacy, Picket
  • Garage Capacity:
  • 2.00
  • Garage Description:
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Has Garage:
  • Yes
  • Parking Type:
  • Detached Garage, Driveway, On Street
  • Pool Description:
  • No Pool
  • Appliances:
  • Built-In Microwave, Oven/Range - Gas, Six Burner Stove, Stainless Steel Appliances, Refrigerator, Disposal, Dishwasher
  • Cooling Fuel:
  • Geothermal
  • Cooling System:
  • Central A/C
  • Existing Water:
  • Public
  • Heating Fuel:
  • Geo-Thermal
  • Sewage Type:
  • Public Sewer






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