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5 Bedrooms

8 Bathrooms

1783346.40 Sq. Ft.

Year Built : 1989

List Date : 2020-06-16

MLS# : B MDCC169788

Chesapeake Bay Waterfront secluded family compound estate on 40 plus acres describes this gorgeous brick Georgian Colonial. This gated, magnificent private location provides a rare sought after lifestyle with 1,000 feet of breathtaking waterfront, an in-ground pool at water's edge plus dock, boat lifts and launch, steel barn capable of housing several boats and jet skis, two stalls and paddocks, four-bay detached garage. One hour from Baltimore and Philadelphia, two hours from D.C. Three hours from NYC. Private Helipad capable. Impeccable condition.Stunningly accurate reproduction details of a Southern Mansion make this truly one-of-a-kind. 9,000 Sf with 12 Ft ceilings, custom-built woodwork, marble foyer and baths, red oak floors with walnut inlay, first-floor master, second-floor master plus additional bedrooms and sitting rooms with balcony access, six baths, enormous kitchen, butler's pantry. Stunning Old English Style library features handcrafted solid cherry bookcases with rolling ladder, cherry wood coffered ceiling, solid cherry pocket doors and carved mantel with gas fireplace, and recessed bar. Floor to ceiling windows provide the entire house with shimmering water reflections.The guest house, ideal for a family or those needing space for staff or security, features impeccable detailing and 4,000 additional sf of living space. The upper-level great room is a magnificent open floor plan that features cherry wood floors, floor to ceiling stone fireplace with balcony and views to the water, gourmet kitchen, and butler's pantry with balcony. The upper level also features a master bedroom with a fireplace and balcony entrance, a second bedroom with a bonus room, three baths, a balcony with water views, and a spiral staircase to the terrace below. The first level features a very large family room, outdoor terrace, game room, bath, plus an enormous 5 bay garage for that classic car collection.Stunning sunset views across Cara Cove. Patios and two-story end-to-end balconies provide additional locations for relaxing and entertaining. Offered for the first time in 26 years. Call for a private showing.


  • Additional Rooms: N
  • Construction: Brick,Copper Plumbing
  • County: CECIL
  • Equipment and Appliances: Built-In Microwave,Built-In Range,Central Vacuum,Dishwasher,Dryer,Dryer - Electric,Dryer - Front Loading,Washer,Washer - Front Loading,Cooktop - Down Draft,Oven - Double,Oven - Self Cleaning,Range Hood,Refrigerator,Six Burner Stove,Stainless Steel Appliances,Cooktop,Extra Refrigerator/Freezer,Microwave,Water Conditioner - Owned,Water Heater
  • Exterior Features: Boat Storage,Exterior Lighting,Flood Lights,Outbuilding(s),Play Area,Play Equipment,Private Beach
  • Fireplace(s): 3
  • HOA Fees: N
  • Home View: River,Panoramic,Water
  • Interior Features: Attic,Breakfast Area,Built-Ins,Butlers Pantry,Ceiling Fan(s),Central Vacuum,Chair Railings,Crown Moldings,Entry Level Bedroom,Family Room Off Kitchen,Floor Plan - Traditional,Kitchen - Eat-In,Kitchen - Gourmet,Kitchen - Island,Kitchen - Table Space,Primary Bedroom - Bay Front,Pantry,Recessed Lighting,Stall Shower,Store/Office,Wainscotting,Walk-in Closet(s),Water Treat System,WhirlPool/HotTub,Wood Floors,2nd Kitchen,Bar,Exposed Beams,Floor Plan - Open,Formal/Separate Dining Room,Primary Bath(s),Wet/Dry Bar
  • Lot Acres: 41
  • Over 55 Community: N
  • Parking: Asphalt Driveway,Paved Pa
  • Pool Description: Fenced,Filtered,Heated,In Ground
  • Roof Type: Architectural Shingle,Asphalt,Pitched
  • Subdivision: NONE AVAILABLE
  • Tax Amount: $24,039.00
  • Tax Year: 2021
  • Utilities: Propane,Under Ground,Cable TV
  • Water Type: River
  • Waterfront: Y

This listing is courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach - Hockessin