Exceptional historic home located in the desirable community of Shipcarpenter Square! Originally constructed in 1879 by Sea Captain James Orton, this well maintained Victorian home embodies the charm and character of historic Lewes. Located on an oversized corner lot offering privacy and ideal proximity to downtown historic Lewes; only steps to dining, shopping and numerous amenities. With exception to the remodeled kitchen wing and conservatory, the home is original, as are the many features including the hardwood floors, ceiling rosette in the entrance hall and the crown molding in the parlor. Features include a wood fireplace, hardwood floors throughout, expansive third floor, professionally designed landscaping, custom designed shed, oversized outdoor shower and the list goes on! The community of Shipcarpenter Square is designed with an inner ring road and common area for residences. A unique opportunity that won’t last long!
THE REASON YOU LOVE LEWES! Colonial style and character emanate from every inch of this remarkable renovation on unique Shipcarpenter Square – quintessentially “Lewes.” This picture-perfect gem blends 19th century charm seamlessly with 21st century comforts. Flawless style shines throughout, from the gourmet kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances to the first-floor master suite with walk-in closets, gas fireplace, and more. Original allure comes through the architecture, wood-burning fireplace and exposed brick. Impressive landscaping makes outdoor living easy, too – all just steps to dining, shopping, and recreation in Historic Downtown Lewes and the beach!