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116 W 3RD Street

LEWES, DE 19958
  • $1,400,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 144 Days
  • ID#: DESU2024902
UPDATED: 38 min ago
$1,400,000
  • 2
    BEDS
  • 0.12
    ACRES
  • 3
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 2,201
    SQFT
  • $636
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1897
County:

School Ratings & Info

School District:

Description

You could own a piece of history! This home in the heart of historic Lewes features both retail space and a residential living area, as well as a rare connection to the past of the +G+First Town in the First State.+G- Close to the downtown commercial district and both Lewes Beach and neighboring Rehoboth, this property is a true gem at the Delaware beaches.Today, this property features two commercial showrooms on the first level, as well as a two bedroom, two bathroom apartment above. The building was completely renovated in the 1980s and is just waiting today for the right owner to make the structure+GGs history come to life.Originally the Lewes Firehouse & Lockup, this property oozes history and is a rare opportunity to own a piece of the city+GGs past. Oh, if these walls could talk!While once the fire station and jail, the property has also served as the Lewes Town office, a school house, a Boy Scout Center and a meeting hall since its construction in the final years of the 19th century.The residential space is partially furnished and features a full kitchen, a dining area and a living room, with plenty of space for future additions. The backyard area offers a rare chance in downtown Lewes to relax and enjoy a little peace and quiet with its shade and tranquility. Come and see for yourself by scheduling an appointment to view this historic First State property today. Why wait another day?

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116 W 3RD Street LEWES, DE 19958

  • Price: $1,400,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 144 Days
  • Updated: 38 min ago
  • ID#: DESU2024902
2
Beds
3
Baths
0
½ Baths
0.12
Acres
2,201
SQFT
$636
$/SQFT
1897
Built
Neighborhood:
None Available
County:
Sussex
Area:
Lewes Rehoboth Hundred (31009)
School District:
Cape Henlopen
Property Description
You could own a piece of history! This home in the heart of historic Lewes features both retail space and a residential living area, as well as a rare connection to the past of the +G+First Town in the First State.+G- Close to the downtown commercial district and both Lewes Beach and neighboring Rehoboth, this property is a true gem at the Delaware beaches.Today, this property features two commercial showrooms on the first level, as well as a two bedroom, two bathroom apartment above. The building was completely renovated in the 1980s and is just waiting today for the right owner to make the structure+GGs history come to life.Originally the Lewes Firehouse & Lockup, this property oozes history and is a rare opportunity to own a piece of the city+GGs past. Oh, if these walls could talk!While once the fire station and jail, the property has also served as the Lewes Town office, a school house, a Boy Scout Center and a meeting hall since its construction in the final years of the 19th century.The residential space is partially furnished and features a full kitchen, a dining area and a living room, with plenty of space for future additions. The backyard area offers a rare chance in downtown Lewes to relax and enjoy a little peace and quiet with its shade and tranquility. Come and see for yourself by scheduling an appointment to view this historic First State property today. Why wait another day?
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Colonial Construction Materials Stick BuiltCedar Direction Faces East Exterior Features Street LightsSidewalks Fencing RearWood Garage YN No Location Type Downtown Lot Features CornerRear Yard Other Structures Above GradeBelow Grade Parking Features Paved Parking Parking Types On Street Pool No Pool Property Condition Excellent Riparian Rights YN No Roof Metal View Garden/LawnStreet Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 2201 Appliances DishwasherOven/Range - ElectricMicrowaveRefrigeratorWater HeaterWasherDryer - ElectricWasher/Dryer Stacked Basement YN No Below Grade Finished Area 0 Below Grade Unfinished Area 0 Cooling Central A/CZoned Fireplace YN No Fireplaces Total 0 Flooring HardwoodTile/Brick Furnished Partially Heating ZonedHot Water Heating YN Yes Inclusions Upstairs Apartment Furniture includedless Personal items. Interior Features Dining AreaPrimary Bath(S)Recessed LightingStore/OfficeCrown MoldingsFloor Plan - TraditionalWindow TreatmentsWood Floors Levels 2 Room List Living RoomDining RoomPrimary BedroomKitchenOtherPrimary BathroomFull BathAdditional Bedroom Upper Level1 Bedrooms 2

Property Features

Acceptable Financing CashConventional Accessibility Features None Assessment Year 2021 Association YN No Central Air YN Yes Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Federal Flood Zone YN No Foundation Details Crawl Space Heating Fuel Oil Historic YN Yes Hot Water Oil Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 801707401122 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession Settlement Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 1940.00 Tax Assessment Amount 20600.00 Tax Lot W/Imp Vacation Rental YN Yes Water Source Public Year Built Effective 1985 Zoning Tn

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©2022 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Susanna Kunkel | eXp Realty. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2022-11-27T08:49:56.18.
 
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