About This 1784 Clayton Manor In Middletown Delaware
Somewhere Over the Rainbow! If you are seeking that serene property with acreage, yet you desire to be in a great community. This is an awesome opportunity to own a home that is the epitome of Delaware’s rich history boasting a gorgeous 1784 Georgian Style Home (the very first Governor’s Mansion in the State of Delaware), while allowing you to enjoy all of today’s modern amenities that you have come to expect! This spectacular home, just 231 years young, captures all of the beauty of yesteryear, at the same time, offers a delightful layout that makes sense for today’s busy lifestyle.
What other homes in Delaware were built with such fine craftsmanship that they have withstood this test of time? They don’t build like this anymore. This home boasts a major renovation in the year 2000 which allowed for the preservation of her gorgeous rich history while adding nearly 2000 square feet of additional modern living space. If you are looking for the Creme de la Creme of homes, you just found it! Nothing like this property out there! A must see! You will enjoy the grand original foyer that simply speaks to the soul.
The formal dining room, spacious gourmet kitchen and delightful family room will be sure to please. Onward to the second floor, you will be wowed by the master suite that features a five piece bath, walk in closet a separate office space with his and hers built ins and a fireplace. Also, on the second floor you will find 3 additional bedrooms with and additional full bath and the laundry room. And then to the 3rd floor. You will be marveled by the enormous game room space that is highlighted by the original king truss system in attic. A sight to behold!
An added bonus on the third floor is a teen suite/in-law suite with a full bath. 5 fireplaces in good working order. Did we mention the 2.61 acres of land, the fantastic well maintained built in pool with mature foliage for privacy for your entertaining and the comfortable enclosed porch overlooking the Golf Course? With a 3 car garage. This 1784 Clayton Manor In Middletown Delaware is clearly an Estate, not just a home. Well insulated and up to date dual HVAC systems make it super economical to heat and cool this home. The home sits at the foot of the Award Winning Back Creek Community. The Community Golf Club touts The Grille at Back Creek – Voted Best of Delaware in 2017.