14 Wood Rd

Wilmington, Delaware 19806

Single Family

8 beds 4 baths 1 partial bath

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    Welcome to 14 Wood Rd in the desirable Rockford Park neighborhood of Wilmington. This stunning stone estate was built by the Bancroft Family in 1903 and is a prime example of the craftsmanship of the era. Grand entry with porte-cochere leads to the oversized wood door with large leaded glass window. There are several outdoor living areas from the slate terrace to the screened in porch. Beautiful plantings accent the home and the 1.55 acre lot. A quaint chapel on the property features all brick construction, stained glass windows and arched ceiling. The chapel is has heat and A/C and a powder room. Impressive entry way with coffered ceiling, rich wood paneled walls, leaded and stain glass windows, antique light fixtures and hardwood floors. Spacious Dining has oversized crown molding, pocket doors, accent recessed lighting, access to private porch. Elegant Living Room with marble fireplace, leaded glass door leading to screen in porch. One of the highlights of the home are the hidden shutters that recess into the woodwork. The kitchen is unconventional but quite functional, with a marble counter for added seating, open shelving and two cabinets original to the home. The original ice room was transformed into a butlers pantry, stone and brick are exposed and add interest to the space. The spacious den has extensive built ins, brick fireplace and wet bar.Master Suite on the 2nd floor has a large sitting area with fireplace, generous sized bedroom with another fireplace and ample closet space. A walk in closet with built ins leads to the stunning master bath with marble tile, dual sinks, oversized two person shower and claw foot soaking tub. Two additional bedrooms on the 2nd floor share a jack and jill bathroom with a shared shower and tub but each bedroom has its own toilet and sink area. Huge laundry room with original built in cabinetry perfect for linen storage. There is a finished third floor with 3 bedrooms, bathroom, office and a fireplace. This home features 7 total fireplaces, hardwood flooring, original craftsman word work and sits on 1.55 acres. Convenient location close to Delaware Art Museum, Rockford Park, Restaurants and shopping.
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    This single family listing located at 14 Wood Rd, Wilmington, DE offers eight bedrooms, four bathrooms and one partial bathroom. A colonial style property, it is presently offered for $1,399,000.

    This property is listed by Stephen J. Mottola of Long & Foster Real Estate Inc. headquartered in Virginia.

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