509 Lore Ave

Wilmington, Delaware 19809

Single Family

4 beds 2 baths 1 partial bath

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    The Chambers Mansion, c. 1894, is a glorious example of the Victorian Queen Anne style. Built by Miss Marion Clark on 16 acres running down to the Delaware River, it was on the trolley line from Wilmington to Downingtown PA. With a wrap-around porch, 2 turrets, 2 balconies and a widow's walk on the roof, the home has 2 parlors, a library with oak paneling. There are also ceiling medallions and plaster crown molding, as well as a side entrance leading to a porte cochere. The large corner lot is professionally landscaped with a fountain in the front and a waterfall, stone patio, and deck in the back. There is a large kitchen with adjacent laundry/powder room, as well as a mud room. The graceful mahogany stair rail leads up to 4 bedrooms, a large central hallway, 2 baths and an anteroom or dressing room. An enclosed staircase leads up to the English Tudor style great room with Mercer tile fireplace (there are 2 in the house) once used as a performance space. There is a former maid's room,
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    This single family listing located at 509 Lore Ave, Wilmington, DE has four bedrooms, two bathrooms and one partial bathroom. The property is presently availible at $485,000.

    This property is listed by Carolyn Roland of Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate located in Delaware.

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