1109 Ipswich Drive, Wilmington, DE 19808

Sold Price
List Price
Closing Date
Feb 21, 2020
Days On Market
Full Baths
Half Baths
Living Area
Lot Size (Acres)
Split Level
Year Built
New Castle
School District
Red Clay Consolidated

Property Description

Striking split-level in sought-after Sherwood Park! Nestled on quiet stretch of road, this long-established, well-maintained community is walkable to Delcastle Recreation Park, home to 18-hole golf course, ball fields and courts, scenic walking trails, picturesque picnic areas and brand new 6-court indoor tennis complex, down the street from The Milltown Center, mins. from Kirkwood Hwy. and perfectly positioned between City of Wilm. and town of Newark. This red brick/soft green siding 4BRs/1 full bath/1 PR split-level stands out thanks to its succession of white stately columns and coordinating lanterns that front home and continue to wrap around offering both covered front and side porches, elegantly curved walkway and pockets of landscaped beds. Enjoy upgraded kitchen, new/updated systems and more. White tile entryway, although distinction of space, boasts volume ceiling, and clear views to both FR and LR. FR is adjacent to foyer and is space that works hard in providing warmth, comfort and ease of living with its chestnut-color carpeting, dual window and incredible wall space that begs for large sofa or sectional accompanied by entertainment center or coordinating furnishings. It~s that go-to spot for after-dinner down-time or weekend wind-down. There~s easy access to 1-car garage, as well as to unfinished LL with indoor/outdoor carpeting, utility sink and shelving, not to mention ample storage space and potentially futuristic play or exercise room. Short hall off FR leads to 1st-floor BR equipped with slider DD closet, while PR sits opposite. Tan-tile PR blends beautifully with oak vanity and tri-mirror oak cabinet, and serves dual purpose. Not only is PR easily accessible from both BR/FR, it~s also conveniently positioned to accommodate outdoor crowd since there is ~-pane-glass door that leads to delightful sun porch. Light-infused, this sun porch is a show-stealer! Charming ~ brick wall is topped with 11 windows stretching across back and side walls, and furnished with pull-down shades, multiple electric outlets, ceiling fan and side door. Outfit this space that best gives you what you want. Create dining nook to grab morning coffee, cash in on afternoon snacks or sit down to evening dinner. Arrange collection of wicker/outdoor furniture to capture serene views and nature at play. Do it all and enjoy this niche from sun-up to sun-down. Views from every angle look to fenced-in backyard that is enveloped in serenity by tall hedges lining back and side of property. Shed is tucked in backyard, offering simple seasonal storage. From foyer ~ set of polished hardwood steps leads up to hardwood-floor LR with gorgeous 5-window bay window claiming most of front wall and giving go-ahead to natural light. Bay window touts deep ledge where variety of thriving plants or ever-changing seasonal d~cor can bring color and personality to the forefront. Tons of light streams in this main level and reflects off hardwood floors here and in open DR. Where ceiling fan appeared in LR, traditional brass chandelier replaces it in DR and dual window on back wall continues to filter in natural light. Upgraded kitchen debuts with light cherry cabinets and brass hardware, and is complemented by suite of white Maytag appliances. Simple chair rail defines quaint dining area of kitchen. Kitchen, LR and DR, are all connected and offer easy movement between areas. Travel up hardwood steps, through set of cleverly-placed DD that provide utmost privacy to BR area. Off main hall is roomy linen closet and full bath with oak vanity and tri-mirror wall cabinet, floor-to-ceiling tan tile walls, and shower with bench. 3 spacious light-filled BRs with hardwood floors fan out from center of hall. 2 secondary BRs have sizable closets, while MBR has both his-and-hers closets. Pull-down attic in hall offers bonus storage. Great home, great location, great value!

Additional Information

Elsmere/Newport/Pike Creek (30903)
Sherwood Park Ii
Interior Features
Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Kitchen - Eat-In, Stall Shower
School District
Red Clay Consolidated
Elementary School
Brandywine Springs
Middle School
High School
Hardwood, Carpet
Garage Spaces
Baseboard - Hot Water
Heating Fuel
Central A/C
Pitched, Shingle
Public Sewer
Room Level
Dining Room: Main, Living Room: Main, Kitchen: Main, Master Bedroom: Upper 1, Bedroom 2: Upper 1, Bedroom 3: Upper 1, Family Room: Lower 1, Bedroom 4: Lower 1

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