16 STIRRUP RUN, NEWARK, DE
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4 BEDROOMS | 3 (2 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS |
Over 200 years of history is reflected in this elegant and refined stone manor. Constructed in 4 stages from 1805 – 1970, this historically significant home has been meticulously restored and lovingly maintained by its owners. Original details like gleaming hardwood flooring, trim wood, period light fixtures and built-ins shine along side the modern upgrades of the kitchen and bathrooms. A stone path leads past lovely landscaping to the front entrance of the original home. Enter through the greeting room and be impressed by the original character and architectural integrity that flows throughout the home. Step into the light and bright galley-style kitchen boasting stainless appliances, ample counter space and hardwood flooring. Entertain in style in the formal dining room featuring a cozy fireplace, light filled windows and unique built-in storage shelves. Step down to the den highlighted by slate and brick flooring, wood beamed ceiling, a lovely bay window and access to the back deck. French doors open to the spacious family room featuring another fireplace, built-ins and large windows over looking the backyard. Additionally, there is a powder room and laundry room providing abundant storage. Relax in the light and bright master suite with a fireplace, ample storage and beautifully renovated en-suite bathroom. Upstairs, three well-sized bedrooms share a renovated hall bathroom completed with dual sinks, large tub and separate shower. Find peace and tranquility on the spacious back deck which overlooks the lush backyard and fire pit. A separate 1.5 story cabin maintains the same attention to detail and history as the main house and is well suited as an office, studio or workshop. A stand alone 2-car garage with attached storage sheds is also located on the property. Enjoy the excellent location with easy access area shops, restaurants and amenities. Own a piece of history with this stunning Stirrup Farms estate. Located in the country yet only 1-2 hours from Philadelphia and their professional sports teams and cultural venues. Beaches near by in the Atlantic beaches of New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland Shore!