Your home in the Highlands is finally available. Have you been looking for the just right sized home within walking distance to restaurants and parks, but with privacy of a beautiful and quiet neighborhood? Situated between Brandywine and Rockford Parks and an easy stroll away from the Delaware Art Museum, this 1930's home has character and all the modern conveniences you need. The renovated bluestone front walkway and white painted brick provide timeless curb appeal. Enter the foyer and you'll see the decorative L-shaped staircase with original balusters and beautiful hard wood floors. To the right, the spacious living room with gas fireplace is large enough to hold a full-sized grand piano or accommodate multiple seating areas. Through French doors, the living room opens to a brightly lit sunroom/family room with skylights and two sets of doors to the newly landscaped backyard. The family room connects to the formal dining room with bay window, wainscoting and lovely views of the landscaping. From there step into the amazing kitchen! Fully updated in 2012, the chef's kitchen includes stainless appliances with Wolf gas 6-burner range/electric oven and powerful hood, high-end granite countertops, Italian glass tile backsplash that runs floor to ceiling in the entire kitchen, radiant heated floors, speaker system and recessed lighting; just think of the meals you can make in a kitchen like this! The kitchen can also be accessed by the hallway, providing great flow for entertaining. From the hallway you'll step down the back staircase a half floor to a suite that includes a multi-purpose room for fitness, office or playroom and powder room. From the same back staircase you step up another half floor to find a conveniently located large laundry room. You can take the rest of that staircase to the 2nd level where you'll find an airy landing which makes for yet another relaxing spot for reading or napping A large, lovely bedroom has an adjoining bathroom which also can be accessed from the center hall. A second generous bedroom is adjacent. At the other end of the hall is the private master suite with custom millwork, built-in closets with custom drawers and even a built-in vanity area. The en-suite bathroom has an oversized tub/shower. Hardwood floors are throughout the 2nd level as well. The quality of the home doesn't stop here! The lower level includes inside access to the garage, a furnace recently converted to natural gas, updated 2-zoned high velocity central air/heat pump, completely water-proofed basement with French drains, 2 sump pumps, sealed floors and walls. The entire main level is wired for audio/video and includes an alarm system. The backyard also has new bluestone patio, new retaining walls and fresh landscaping completed in the last year. Whether you like to entertain inside or out, or simply relax and enjoy a private, enclosed backyard, this charming home is a must-see. Put this home on your showing tour today!
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