1007 N BROOM ST $892,500


    1007 N BROOM ST WILMINGTON, DE 19806

    • 6 Beds
    • 4 Baths
    • 11,000 sq.ft.
    • Single-Family
    MLS# 1009994582 | ACTIVE
    Days On Market: 181 8 Views
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    JUST REDUCED and ready for spring buyers. Very seldom does a chance come along to own a landmark property with unparalleled details from every angle. No doubt one of the most distinctive homes in Wilmington, the Postel house or known by many locals as the Gargoyle House. This gothic revival was built in 1905 by Grantley Postles, Postle was the third generation of a prominent Wilmington family and the son of General James Park Postle, a veteran of the Civil War. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This 6 bedroom 3 full bath and 2 half bath estate adorned with timeless details, woodburning fireplaces, and original woodwork captures your attention from the second you step onto the grounds. This home unlike any of its kind in area is ready to welcome on a new steward to recreate the next 100 years of stately grandeur. Although in recent years this estate has been used as a home office many major renovations and upgrades have been made there is still plenty of room for you to bring your imagination of customizing this solid masterpiece to your heart's desire. Rarely can one find a 10.000 SF Gothic Revival boasting a detached 2 car garage with a 3 room upstairs apartment that currently generates $10k per year as a successful Airbnb. Zoned R-1 owner occupant is permitted to run a business according to zoning rules and regulations. This historic home is being offered as-is, buyers, their contractors, decorators, and inspectors are welcome to access. Inspections will be for informational purposes only. Schedule your tour and come fall in love with a piece of Wilmington's history. Listing agent must accompany.

    • General Features
      • Condo Coop Association Y/N N
      • County NEW CASTLE
      • HOA Y/N N
      • New Construction Y/N Y
      • Pool No Pool
      • Sale Type Standard
      • Senior Community Y/N N
      • Tax Annual Amount 10215.0
      • Tax Year 2018
      • Water Access Y/N N
      • Waterfront Y/N N
      • Year Built 1900
      • Zoning 26R-1
    • Building Features
      • Basement Type Full
      • Cooling Fuel None
      • Cooling Type None
      • Electric Service 100 Amp Service,200+ Amp Service
      • Entry Location Foyer
      • Fireplace Features Stone
      • Fireplaces Count 2
      • Flooring Type Wood
      • Foundation Details Stone
      • Garage Spaces Count 2.00
      • Heating Fuel Natural Gas,Other
      • Heating Type Hot Water, Steam, Radiator
      • Interior Features Master Bath(s), 2nd Kitchen, Stall Shower
      • Roof Flat, Slate
      • Sewer Septic Public Sewer
      • Style Tudor
      • Total Living Area 11000
    • Room Features
      • Bathrooms Count Main Level 4.00
      • Bathrooms 4
      • Bedrooms 6
      • Bedrooms Count Main Level 6
      • Full Bathrooms 4
      • Bathrooms Full Main Level 4
    • Property Features
      • Fencing Other
      • Lot Features Corner, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
      • Lot Size Acres 0.26
      • Lot Size Dimensions 75X150
      • Outdoor Living Structures Patio(s), Deck(s)
    • Schools
      • School District RED CLAY CONSOLIDATED


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        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source New Value: $892,500 -5.56%
        10/25/2018 12:59:00 PM New in Database Source New Value: $945,000

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