Magnificent Estate home in a much sought after location. Nestled between Wilmington County Club, Brandywine Creek State Park, and Winterthur. Summit Lane consists of only 13 Estate homes, this one sits on just over 3 acres and was built with top notch materials and exemplary craftsmanship. As you enter the property via the long drive, you'll quickly realize how special this home is. No expense was spared in the construction, from the extra thick basement walls, radiant heated flooring throughout the lower level, 1st floor master and kitchen, and how all extra space was utilized. Every room has crown molding, as well as extensive wainscoting. All fixtures, door knobs, faucets, door hinges, etc. are all made of brass. Beautiful hardwood flooring throughout, tile and marble, with carpet in some 2nd floor bedrooms. Pella windows and custom doors throughout. Recessed lighting throughout as well as a whole house intercom/speaker system. As you enter, you'll notice the beautiful tile flooring in the two story foyer as well as the turned staircase. The front living room is well appointed with a gas fireplace surrounded by imported Italian marble. The dining room has double glass doors that lead to the 2 story family room, with floor to ceiling river stone fireplace (gas). The kitchen is very well appointed with custom cabinets, marble counter tops, 2 stainless sinks, viking range, breakfast bar, over sized refrigerator, large eat in area as well as an attached sun room with terra cotta tile, skylights and ceiling fans. Rear sliding doors lead to the rear deck overlooking the enormous and tranquil rear yard. The first floor master has dual walk in closets, a sitting area, hardwood flooring and plenty of space. The master bath features all marble flooring, a custom shower, double vanity, large jetted tub and water closet with bidet. The first floor also includes a half bath, many closets, laundry room, another full bath and access to the 3 car attached garage. Access to the second floor can be by the front or rear staircases. A 2nd floor master includes an en-suite bath with plenty of storage and closet space. 3 additional second floor bedrooms, jack and jill bath, as well as an in-law suite with its own full bath, laundry area and plenty of space. There are 2 basements, one for utilities, work shop, and wine cellar with a walk out. The main basement has been mostly finished but needs some finishing touches to add even more living space. This area has room for 2 more bedrooms, office, entertaining area, and french doors leading to the rear patio and yard. There is too much to list, this home is a must see.
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Associates-Hockessin.