28692 Lewes Georgetown Highway, Milton, DE 19968-3183 $1,650,000

Beds/Baths: 2/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,800
Acreage: 13.39
Age:74 years
Farmhouse/National Folk
MLS#: DESU2032770
Subdivision: None Available


Magnificent property and myriad of space with home in Milton! This is a rare opportunity to own 13+ beautiful acres that currently feature delightful 2BRs/2 ½ bath farmhouse with both front porch and back deck, 2-car garage, 2-stall barn, 2 lean-tos and endless privacy amid peaceful countryside of Milton at an incredibly reduced, low price. Your choices are numerous! Enjoy the home and this slice of serenity. Start fresh and build your dream home. Subdivide the land. Rent the land. Or use the land for farming. There are many possibilities! This enclave is walkable to Georgetown/Lewes biking and walking trail, merely minutes to the NEW Hopkins Preserve, and less than 15 minutes to Lewes beach, shops and restaurants. Amazing location, ample acres, and array of options! Tucked off Lewes Georgetown Hwy., long driveway winds up to beige siding/black shutter farmhouse where trees front home from the road, greenery punctuates stone beds and large, elevated covered front porch with lattice trim offers perfect perch for morning coffee and afternoon lemonade. Past home charming structures, clusters of trees and pockets of landscaped space dot property. Enjoy circular garden chock full of steppingstones, quaint benches, thriving shrubbery, and stone-stacked fountain, while beyond is acre after acre of open space where one can breathe in fresh air, appreciate the quiet and scenic surroundings and enjoy utter privacy. Step inside home and a 1950’s farmhouse feel envelopes you. DR features handsome hardwood floors, brass chandelier and a come-and-stay charm. Neutral carpeted FR delivers gathering space for all, ideal for pre-dinner snacks and post-meal chats, game days and movie nights, and everything in between! Exposed wood beams add rustic element, while floor-to-ceiling all brick FP adds undeniable warmth. The room is generous with couches and chairs centrally located with room for piano, desk and more to sit on perimeter. Huge kitchen is truly the heart of the home! Exposed wood beams are echoed from FR and provide architectural continuity, and hardwoods subtly shift to basketweave brick flooring. Handsome maple cabinets blend with white/SS appliances and light countertops are paired with strip of ceramic tile backsplash. Extended center island with 3 pendant lights above creates breakfast bar that connects main “working space” of kitchen with adjacent equally large morning room. Both rooms are bright and sun-infused thanks to combination of bay window with cushioned window seat below, triple window, arc window and all glass-pane door. Details such as built-in bread box, open shelving for canisters and mementos and balcony overlook add character. This room takes on role of inviting gathering space and is sure to be a family favorite! Primary 1 st -floor BR is tucked off main space and is abundant in square footage, allowing for substantial bedroom space along with intimate retreat area. Glass sliders provide natural light and easy access to back deck, while private full bath of jacuzzi, corner shower with floor-to-ceiling ceramic glass tile and pedestal sink completes the suite. Partially finished LL offers myriad of choices for exercise area, playroom or craft area. Upper level is abundant in charm! 2nd BR is large and sunny, and features vaulted ceiling, hardwood floors and window seat. Just outside BR is 3 rd window seat of home, ideal nook for reading or resting! Full hall bath on this level has tile floor and shower. Light-filled and lovely loft is open and spacious and easily becomes computer nook, library, home office or TV area. It’s a neat-size niche that is truly versatile bonus space! Off back of home is multi-sectioned deck with views of uninterrupted land and where warmer weather BBQs are a must. Relax deck-side and listen to quiet hum of country life. Lots of land, lovely area and a once in a lifetime opportunity in property and home on Lewes Georgetown Hwy.!

Taxes: $512
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Cape Henlopen
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


Forced Air Heating, Oil, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, Gravity Septic Field

Detached Garage, Driveway, Covered Parking, Detached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Dining Area, Entry Level Bedroom, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Island, Soaking Tub, Unfinished Basement, Double Hung Windows

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Combination Exterior, Outbuilding(s)

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Public Elementary (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Milton Elementary School Cape Henlopen School District K–5 Milton 4.78 mi
Love Creek Elementary School Cape Henlopen School District K–5 Lewes 4.99 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Mariner Middle School Cape Henlopen School District 6–8 Milton 4.38 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Milton (19968), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 26
  • Average salary of people in this community: $48,413

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 184
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.36
  • Households w/ Children: 44%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 4,103 (68.1%)
  • Rented: 824 (13.7%)
  • Vacant: 1,099 (18.2%)
  • Total: 6,026

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 11,659
Households: 4,927
Median Age: 49.60

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.9%
  • Some High School: 5.6%
  • High School Graduate: 27.1%
  • Some College: 20.3%
  • Associate Degree: 9.0%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21.8%
  • Graduate Degree: 14.3%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $66,631

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • One Bedroom: $591
  • Two Bedroom: $1,001
  • Three Bedroom: $1,420
  • Four Bedroom: $1,208

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Century 21 Emerald , (302) 644-2121

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28692 Lewes Georgetown Highway, Milton, DE 19968-3183

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