116 W 3rd St, Lewes, DE 19958
$1,399,000

MLS#
1001571796
Price
$1,399,000
Standard Status
Active
Waterfront
N

ICONIC LEWES LANDMARK WITH VISIONS FOR THE FUTURE! Original ?Lewes Firehouse & Lock Up" is a rare opportunity to be part of history, complete w/retail & living space. Building?s storied past includes its 1897 role as the first Lewes firehouse, followed by town jail, town hall, school & site of the first celebration of Catholic mass in Lewes. Standing watch through World Wars, national & local milestones, this resilient property extends a unique invitation for the visionary. Completely renovated from top to bottom in the mid 1980s, a 1st floor shop features 2 showrooms, storage (formerly town jail), bath & classic, multi-paned storefront windows. Upstairs living area offers 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, kitchen, dining & living rooms w/wood & tile flooring. Historic significance & modern opportunity await in the true center of Historic Lewes! Also, ask about plans for a proposed 2 unit condo & retail space, approved by City but never constructed. Condos would sell for approx $700K each.

Exterior Features


Stories
2
Construction Materials
Wood Siding
Foundation Details
Block, crawl Space
Roof
Metal

Interior Features


Heating
Forced Air
Heating Fuel
Oil
Cooling
Central A/c, zoned
Hot Water
Electric
Flooring
Hardwood, tile/brick

Additional Details


Acres
0.10
Year Built
1897
New Construction
N
Property Type
Commercial Sale
County
Sussex
Lot Size Area
4436
Lot Size Dimensions
40x119x36x113
Sussex DE Quadrants
East Of Rt 1