1108 N Broom St, Wilmington, DE 19806, USA

5000 Sq.Ft.
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Listed in National Register of Historic Places, appreciate 1900s-built masterpiece on N. Broom St.! Tucked on tranquil, tree-lined city street is this classic 3-story, 7 BRs/4 ½ bath 5,000 sq. ft. brick historic Colonial. Home has estate-like curb appeal with brick wall that is nestled between wrap around driveway and dual-brick steps that lead to pillar edged, covered front porch. While home’s beloved characteristics of bygone era were preserved, they are impeccably fused with modern, must-have appointments. Appreciate original oak hardwood floors, ornate parlor-worthy crown molding, mahogany doors with glass knobs, deep inset windows, and extra wide baseboards throughout. Step into mini portico that precedes grand marble-floored center hall that exudes timeless beauty. Off foyer is DD 1st-floor library. Lovely white-washed, distressed-style build-ins grace 2 walls, while relish 1st of 4 fireplaces in home. Across foyer is hardwood floored formal dining room. 2nd FP graces charming, exposed brick wall, brushed gold ceiling medallion adds vertical interest, and build-in corner hutch lends elegance. Swing door grants access to renovated kitchen. Glossy herringbone brick floor contrasts beautifully with sleek SS appliances (Thermador range/Bosch DW), and subway tile backsplash with ceramic glass border are backdrop for cherry cabinets and granite countertops. 2 pendant lights highlight center island with seating, while bonus features are coffee/beverage bar and garden window granite countertop desk area with tuck-under chair. Barely there back staircase leads to both 2nd and 3rd floors. Beyond kitchen is sun-infused breakfast room of hardwood floors, corner of windows, pantry and outdoor access. Past center hall is magnificent great room where back wall is comprised of artfully curved wide ledge glass windows and French door with breathtaking views to scenic backyard. Block tray ceiling creates dimension, while blend of oak hardwoods, original crown molding and brick trimmed, wood-burning FP evoke warmth. Off great room is marble-floored powder room with striking floor-to-ceiling lead glass window and private water closet. Hardwood turned staircase touts stunning stain glass windows on 2nd and 3rd floor landings, while mahogany wood doors are echoed on 2nd floor which boasts luxurious primary suite, 2 roomy, hardwood floored BRs with walk-in closet and Jack and Jill bath. Time-stamped, retro hall bath of turquoise and yellow tile has ageless appeal! Primary suite boasts hardwoods, triple window and carved out alcove with original, wood-burning marble FP, perfect for relaxing retreat! Double barn doors lead into exquisitely renovated primary bath of charcoal gray, dual-sink, granite topped vanity, seamless glass shower, private water closet and makeup vanity. Hall grants access to custom-built dressing room. Cherry cabinetry with built-ins line walls, while center island provides drawers/shelving. Glass sliders lead to black wrought iron railed step out! Note 2nd floor laundry room. 3rd level touts 4 carpeted BRs with ample closets/natural light and 2 baths. Exceptional space for guest suite, computer nook, exercise room, and play area! 3rd-floor gem is fire engine red claw foot tub adorned with gold hardware, crafted in 1973 marking Kohler’s 100th anniversary. Everlasting allure! Barn-style roof, walk-up, floored attic offers storage, and home has 2 zone AC and whole house fan. Walk-out, unfinished lower level features white brick pillars, re-concreted/painted floor, handyman’s room and wine cellar. Harmony and symmetry work in tandem in this fenced-in backyard that is blend of gorgeous gardens and effortless entertaining venues! Brick walls border 2-tiered slate terrace with in-ground lap pool with original crank cover and built-in propane gas grill. Step down to brick patio, 2 storage garages and lushly landscaped beds. Slice of serenity! Home is 2 miles to Wilm. Amtrak Station, and mins. to I-95/heart of Wilm. Noteworthy home on N. Broom St.!
Listing provided courtesy of David Brizzolara
About The Property
List Price: N/A
Area: 5000 Sq.Ft. Beds: 7
Full Baths: 4 Half Baths: 1
Type: Historic 3 story all brick Georgian Home