211 N. Cass St.
Middletown, Delaware 19709

matt palucci

1882 French Second Empire Italianate Home with Mansard Roof/Dormers, beautiful embellished brickwork, original cast iron front fence and gates(2), rooftop cast iron fretting, and full front porch. The double front storm doors are original cut and etched glass . The main front doors lead the visitor to an open 3 story staircase with handsome carved walnut newel post, balusters and handrails. Lovely period Stained Glass in LR, DR, Kitchen, Family Room, Bathrooms(2) and MBR. Home boasts intricate plaster ceiling medallions, chandeliers and original brass Eastlake hardware throughout. Two working fireplaces (one with an efficient Jotul woodstove with Palladium viewing window and the other with a Harman Accenture Pellet Stove Insert with similar viewing window). Both the LR and DR boast original functioning arched doors and doorways. The LR and MBR are adorned with lovely Victorian fretwork
Original cast iron floor heating grates, super efficient geothermal heating/cooling and solar panels make this home very inexpensive to live in. Kitchen renovated in 2019 with new appliances, LED dimmable lighting, granite countertops, gas stove (4 burners plus 5th center griddle burner).
There are 2 ‘brick-floored and roofed’ side porches; one off the LR and one off the FR. The one off the LR has a secluded rectangular brick patio perfect for that lazy afternoon nap in the hammock !
Outside the FR is a lovely KOI pond in a secluded corner, just outside the back porch. An inviting semi-circular brick patio with wraparound brick bench also compliments this area. Perfect for barbecuing and entertaining friends and family.
Some antique furniture is included.