MLS® ID: DESU133932
415 KINGS HIGHWAY
MILFORD, Delaware, 19963 $589,500
Welcome to 415 Kings Highway, an Arts and Crafts architectural masterpiece, in downtown Milford. This expansive home with sweeping views was built in 1912, at the height of the American Arts and Crafts movement. Every corner of this home and grounds is infused with the richness of history, fine craftsmanship, and stately natural surroundings. This charming home is the gold standard of the aesthetics and high quality carpentry that define the Arts & Crafts movement. The home is relaxed while being cultured. Inside, the rooms are replete with fine artistic, mouldings, and millwork, while being awash with natural light. The hallmark of an authentic Arts and Crafts home is functional beauty, and 415 Kings Highway possesses that characteristic throughout each space. Located in the most desirable area of downtown Milford, the property is home to 100 year old trees, magnificent views of Silver Lake, and is neighbored by homes of similar age and aesthetic. Inside this fine Arts and Crafts home, you will find a large family room with panoramic views of the lake, a grand master suite, three additional bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. The kitchen is functionally updated to enable easy hosting of holiday dinners and cooking for grand backyard summer parties. In fact, the backyard has an unobstructed view of Milford~s yearly fireworks display. The exterior of the home features classic brick and fine woodwork. The path out the front door leads across the wide lawn, onto the sidewalk for easy summer night walks. This fine home is located in Milford, a town that celebrates its small town vibe while providing many opportunities for recreation. Kayaking the Mispillion River, walking the beautiful Riverwalk, weekly community bicycle rides, and nature hikes are all within walking or cycling distance. Music festivals, downtown parties, parades, and a yearly St Patrick~s Day Pub Crawl that fills the streets, Milford is a town bursting with activity. Bayhealth Sussex, which opened in February 2019, is located 3.5 miles away and features the most up to date medical technology and all private rooms.Take this opportunity to make a historic Arts and Crafts home in a prime location and most desirable neighborhood, the home you call your own.Call today to learn more of this magnificent home settled in a wonderful town.