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Listed By:
Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
1600 Brinckle Avenue, Wilmington, DE
$ 1,700,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#DENC2049312
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyNEW CASTLE
  • CityWilmington
  • AreaWilmington
  • NeighborhoodWilm #13
  • Zip19806
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1930
  • Taxes$ 13275
  • Price$ 1,700,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5850
  • Lot Size0.69 Acres
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Built in 1910, this gorgeous brick single family home is situated on one of the largest and most picturesque lots in the Highlands. Upon entering, you will notice the classically detailed woodwork, wainscoting, and beautiful 3-story staircase. The massive 2016 renovation catered to todays living, yet maintained all the historic details and appeal. The spacious kitchen opens to the family room and boasts white, Goebel cabinets with inset doors, black granite tops, a large island with Carrera marble, glass backsplash, farmhouse sink, and top of the line appliance package including an 8-burner commercial Wolf range, side by side 42 Sub Zero, & Sharp microwave drawer. The Butlers pantry features cherry cabinets, bar sink, built-in wine fridge, and additional dishwasher drawers. The family room features an exceptional quatrefoil architectural design on the ceiling that carries back into the glass backsplash in the kitchen. Grass cloth on the ceiling in the dining room creates a cozy, intimate atmosphere perfect for entertaining. Both the living room and dining room have doors accessing the enclosed side porch with brick floors. The first floor also offers an additional den/study space, huge modern laundry room with lots of built-ins, updated powder room, and a convenient mud room accessed through the side door of the home. On the second level, there is a spacious primary suite complete with gorgeous four-piece bath, huge walk-in closet (14x10), and a fireplace. This level also offers two additional bedrooms, one with an en-suite bath, access to a deck overlooking the rear yard, and can be accessed from a back staircase. The third level has 3 bedrooms, all of which have their own bathrooms and 2 of the bedrooms feature fireplaces. The privacy of the spacious backyard is absolutely incomparable in the City. The 2 car detached garage has living space above, perfect for a tenant or home office!

Price History
9/16/2023 Listed $1,900,000
11/17/2023 11% - $1,700,000

General Features

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility None
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Six Burner Stove
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 73
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Forced Air, Radiator, Zoned
Interior Features Primary Bath(s), Kitchen - Island, Wet/Dry Bar, Additional Stairway, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Combination Kitchen/Living, Crown Moldings, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Walk
Levels 3
Lot Size Square Feet 30056.00
MLS Area Wilmington (30906)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s), Porch(es)
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Pool Y/N No Pool
Possession 61-90 Days CD
Price Per Sq Ft 290.6
Property Type Residential
Roof Pitched
School District 300200396545
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name WILM #13
Tax Annual Amount 13275.0
Tax Lot 002
Tax Year 2022
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1930
Zoning 26R-1

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 5850
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Full
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 6
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 3.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 3.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 6
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 3
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 6
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 3
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flooring Wood, Ceramic Tile, Luxury Vinyl Plank
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Main Floor
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Family Room, Sun/Florida Room, Laundry, Bedroom 6
Total Baths 7
Total Bedrooms 6
Total Fireplaces 7

Exterior Features

Living Area 5850
# Of Detached Garage Spaces 2
Foundation Details Stone
Garage Features Additional Storage Area
Lot Dimensions 150.00 x 200.00
Lot Features Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
Lot Size Acres 0.69
Lot Size Source Assessor
Navigable Water Y/N No
Total Parking Spaces 2
Type of Parking Driveway, Detached Garage
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 Upper 2
Bedroom 5 Upper 2
Bedroom 6 Upper 2
Dining Room 16 X 13 Main Fireplace - Other
Family Room 15 X 14 Main Fireplace - Other
Kitchen 19 X 17 Main Kitchen - Gas Cooking,Island
Laundry 17 X 11 Main
Living Room 26 X 17 Main
Primary Bedroom Unspecified Primary Bedroom - Dressing Area,Primary Bedroom - Sitting Area,Walk-In Closet(s)
Primary Bedroom 26 X 17 Upper 1 Fireplace - Other
Sun/Florida Room Main


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 19806

AVG $850K
AVG $6,123
AVG 306
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1937
AVG 71
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data