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$ 139,000

Listing No. 33948

1900 Italianate Victorian
Dover, DE

The Sipple House

Built in 1880 this Italianate Victorian home is on the National Historic Register 'The Sipple House' five-bedroom, two bath, formal parlor, living room, dining room, laundry/utility room kitchen breakfast room, big yard. all original trim and Doors, ornate mantels of wood and marble, all original plank floors, grand three-story staircase, handmade plaster ceiling medallions, plaster trim, and the first floor has 11-foot ceilings.

So many possibilities for this River Queen Just steps from The Leipsic River Marina the biggest port in Kent County. You can see Sambos restaurant from the porch, Sambos being one of the most famous and historic Crab/Seafood houses in Delaware still in operation. The Town of Leipsic is just a couple of minute drive to Dover Downs and a couple of more minutes to Historic Down Town Dover, the Capital of The State of Delaware. You can reach most shopping and dining areas in Dover without even going through a traffic light.

This River Queen can reign once more with some love and care. Whether a stately home , a bed and breakfast, even a professional office or mixed use live upstairs office downstairs could be possible. Or bring your own dream for this once in a lifetime opportunity. The home is on State RT-9 National Scenic Byway, which means protected and restricted growth all around this area. **Do not miss this one.**
Bedrooms: 5
Full Bath(s): 2
Heated Sq. Ft.: 2,320
Lot Size: 8,712 sq. ft.

Contact the Agent directly.

Tom Antoniou photo Tom Antoniou

Mobile: 302-670-0406
Broker: 888-543-4829

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  • 2nd Staircase
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Fireplaces
  • Wood floors
  • 11-foot Ceilings
  • Claw-foot Tub(s)
  • Stained woodwork/doors
  • Transoms
  • Vintage Hardware
  • Vintage Light Fixtures
  • Wrought Iron Fence

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