18 GRANITE RD

Wilmington, DE, United States
USD $899,900
For Sale
Pending
3 Beds
2 Bath
1 Partial Bath
MLS DENC524538
Built 1941

Description

This charming Cape Cod style home in sought-after Alapocas has been thoughtfully renovated to fit the needs of modern living. Sitting on the corner on one of the largest lots in the community, the home has unmatched curb appeal, fresh landscaping and a welcoming entry way. Enter to a center hallway with a handsome staircase and white oak hardwood flooring that flows throughout the entire first floor. To the right, a spacious living room with a gas fireplace, lots of natural light and access to a screened porch. On the other side of the center hallway, a formal dining room with an original corner cabinet, a front bay window and a modern chandelier. At the heart of the home, a stunning custom kitchen addition that is built for entertaining. Custom improvements include: a 9' center island, painted maple cabinetry, quartz counter tops, a marble tile backsplash, pendant and recessed lighting, custom shelving, a farmhouse sink, modern hardware, new fixtures, a picture window overlooking the backyard and sliding doors to an incredible outdoor entertaining space. The stone and brick patio has enough space for four or five seating areas and is highlighted by a stone gas firepit. French doors off of the kitchen lead to the perfect office space with custom built-ins and a door to the screened porch. There is also a beverage station and powder room just off of the kitchen. A stylish mudroom with ceramic tile and built-in storage can be accessed from the patio or the garage. The upper level has three very spacious bedrooms, two gorgeous bathrooms and a large hallway laundry closet. The owner's retreat is also an addition to the original house and offers a vaulted ceiling, exposed wood beams, a picture window and a luxurious bathroom with a 6' double vanity, soaking tub, marble walk-in shower with frameless glass doors and sleek fixtures. The dry, walk-out basement level provides plenty of storage. There is a new roof, new HVAC, new custom windows, Hardie plank siding on the addition and new plumbing and electrical systems. This wonderful home is located in one of Wilmington's premier communities and just a short walk to Wilmington Friends School, running and bike trails at Alapocas Run Park and easy access to I-95. Every so often, a house comes up that just has everything you've been looking for...Welcome Home.

Features

Appliances

Central Air Conditioning.

Exterior Finish

Brick, Concrete.

Parking

Driveway.

Schools

Elementary, High, Junior High, Middle School.

Additional Resources

Location/Nearby

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