tr?id=1544995695800423&ev=PageView&noscript=1 Historical District - Lee Ann Group

The Historic District of Lewes, Delaware features many fine Victorian Homes and houses and commercial buildings dating as far back as the early 1700s. The downtown commercial areas of Pilottown Road (Front Street), and Second Street are all situated inside the historic district.

The Lewes Historic District is bordered on the east by the Lewes-Rehoboth Canal. Other boundaries are harder to describe and are easier illustrated than described. This Map of Lewes (paper copies are available at The Lee Ann Wilkinson Group office and also at the Lewes Chamber of Commerce) shows the historic district highlighted in green.

Take an aerial tour for a better view!

Shipcarpenter Square, which sits in the Historic District and borders Burton's Subdivision is made up of historic homes and re-purposed historic buildings which have been moved to their location from other parts of the state.

The Lewes Historical Society Complex sits adjacent to Shipcarpenter Square on 110 Shipcarpenter Street. The complex features many historic structures from the 18th and early 19th centuries including an old schoolhouse, doctor's office, country store and blacksmith shop. The Lewes Historical Society is the guardian of several other museums inside the Historic District as well, including the Cannonball House and the Lewes Life Saving Station in the Lewes Canalfront Park.

The Historic Lewes Farmer's Market is held on the grounds of the Lewes Historical Society, at their complex on most Saturday mornings from 8 am to noon, Memorial Day weekend through the last weekend in October.

The Zwanandael Museum, perhaps one of Lewes' better known museums, is owned and operated by the State of the Delaware.

The Lewes Canalfront Park, dedicated in 2009, is also part of the historic district. The park features a friendly "seaside theme" playground, tennis courts, ballpark, pier, gazebo and gardens all easy accessible to residents and visitors.

Historic District Real Estate Listings

108335_1 Historical District - Lee Ann Group

5 Shipcarpenter Square, Lewes, DE

$837,500

Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 3
MLS Number: 724611

Symbol Of Historic Lewes Where Historic Appeal Meets Modern Convenience On Well-located Shipcarpenter Square, Steps To Shopping And Dining Of Downtown! Originally An 1830s Fisherman's Cottage On Pilottown Road, This Home Was Moved To Its Current Address, And Is Now Cleverly Renovated To Feature 2 Bedrooms & 2 Baths In The Main House, And A Detached Guest Suite With Full Bath & Loft, Accessible Through The Screened Deck / Breezeway, Surrounded By The Tastefully Landscaped, Fenced-in Backyard With Brick Patio, Outdoor Shower & Porch. Enjoy A Cozy Gas Fireplace, Rich Wide Plank Hardwood Floors, Exposed Beams, And More! Located Along Shipcarpenter Square's Beautifully Manicured Promenade - Offering A Serene, Quiet Setting Only Three Blocks To Second Street And Only A Short Bike Or Drive To Lewes Beach! Call Today And Make This Authentic Piece Of Lewes Your Own!

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101234_1 Historical District - Lee Ann Group

421 3rd Street, Lewes, DE

$809,900

Bedrooms: 5
Full Baths: 3
Half Baths: 1
MLS Number: 717558

New In-town Historic Lewes Construction Presented By Ron Coffin Builders! This Brand New 4 Bedroom, 3.5 Bath Duplex Is The Perfect Beach Getaway Or Year-round Home! Features A Fantastic Spacious Floor Plan With Gas Fireplace, Oak Hardwood Flooring Throughout, First & Second Floor Masters, 2nd Floor Den, And Plenty Of Options To Customize! Exterior Offers Plenty Of Room For Seasonal Enjoyment With Front Porch, Side Screened Porch, Rear Deck, Outside Shower And Generously Sized Backyard! Walk Or Bike To The Beach, And Downtown Lewes Shopping And Dining. Great Opportunity - Call Today!

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104308_1 Historical District - Lee Ann Group

211 Fourth Street, Lewes, DE

$759,900

Bedrooms: 5
Full Baths: 4
MLS Number: 720604

Treat Yourself To This In-town Oasis! You Deserve This Absolutely Fabulous And Perfectly Located Stunner In The Heart Of Lewes! Whether You Long For Charm And History Inherent To “traditional Lewes Homes” Or Crave A Sleeker, Modern Air, This Home Delivers! Renovated 19th Century Home Provides 5 Bedrooms, 4 Baths (including Convenient First- And Second-floor Master Suites), Plus Open, Airy Gathering Spaces. The Just Fully Remodeled Kitchen Is The Jewel In This Crown With Sparkling New Appliances, Counters, Backsplashes And Appointments. The Oasis Extends Outside With A Huge Screened Porch, Private Fenced Yard, And Coveted Off-street Parking In Town. Make Your Move To Historic Lewes And The Beach, And Enjoy The Best Of Both Worlds!

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109801_1 Historical District - Lee Ann Group

501 Railroad Avenue, Lewes, DE

$499,900

Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 2
MLS Number: 726083

Great Location In-town Lewes! Walk/bike To Historic Lewes Shops, Restaurants & Lewes Beach From This 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath Rancher! This Move-in Ready Home Offers Master Bedroom With Full Bath, 3 Seasons Room, Outdoor Shower, Hardwood Floors Throughout, Wood-burning Fireplace, Lots Of Storage Space With Floored Attic, And More! Only Steps Away From The Library And Bike Trail! Fantastic Value - Call Today!

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109786_1 Historical District - Lee Ann Group

104 2nd, Lewes, DE

$1,980,000

MLS Number: 726074

This Is A Rare, Once In A Lifetime Opportunity! This Is The Last House On The Front Half Of Historical Second Street In Lewes, De. This House Is Zoned Commercial, Historical And Can Be Whatever You Can Imagine For This Perfect Location In Downtown Lewes. This Property Will Not Last Long And All Offers Are Encouraged!

102774_1 Historical District - Lee Ann Group

315 Market, Lewes, DE

$759,900

Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 3
MLS Number: 719106

Do You Love Lewes? Walk To Restaurants, Shops, Beach! This 3 Bedroom, 3 Bath Home In The Heart Of Downtown Lewes Is The Perfect Mix Of Historic Charm With Modern Livability. This Outstanding Property, Featured On The Lewes Garden Tour, Showcases Open Living Spaces With Many Amenities Great For Entertaining. Highlights Of This Beautiful Property Include A Large Master Retreat With Two Closets, Off Street Parking And A Lush, Easy Care Shade Garden, Large Deck Hot Tub And Retractable Awning. Your Perfect Lewes Home Awaits You! Original Construction Circa 1900 With Complete Remodel In 1985 And Master Suite Addition In 2002. See Additional Property Features Attached To Mls.

110343_1 Historical District - Lee Ann Group

125 Dewey, Lewes, DE

$699,000

Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 2
MLS Number: 726707

Historic Charm With Modern Conveniences Best Describe This Lovely Property Within Walking Distance To Downtown Lewes. The Home Has Loads Of Curb Appeal. Beautiful Fencing, Cedar Shake Architectural Details, Brick Sidewalk And Porch, Mahogany Doors And Tasteful Paint Colors Are Just A Few Of The Highlights. When You Step Inside The Bright Interior,you Are Greeted By A Gas Fireplace With Brick Surround, Stunning 3/4 In. Hardwood Floors, Granite Counters, Soft Close Cabinets With Low Voltage Lighting, Stainless Appliances, Large Laundry/mud Room, Etched Glass Doors, Double Hung Anderson Architectural Windows The List Goes On...double Doors Off The Laundry Room Lead Out To A The Large Fenced Yard Complete With A Custom Brick Patio. Large Floored Attic And Dual Zone Heat And Air, Carbon Monoxide/fire Detectors Round Out Some Of The Well Thought Out Features Of This Home! Yard Will Be Freshly Sodded. 1 Year Choice Home Warranty Is Also Included

110366_1 Historical District - Lee Ann Group

113 Dewey Avenue, Lewes, DE

$589,900

Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 2
Half Baths: 1
MLS Number: 726740

Walk Into Town From This Wonderful Victorian That's Been Renovated, Updated, And Modernized, But Kept So Much Of The Elements Of Lewes' Bygone Era! Exposed Beams, Stained-glass Transoms, Hardwood Floors, And A Large Beautiful Landscaped Yard Add To This Home's Charm. Recent Improvements Include New Hvac Downstairs, Tankless Hot Water Heater, Redone Crawlspace W/ Automatic Dehumidifier, Remodeled Bathrooms, Built-ins In The Master Bedroom, New Fence, New Washer/dryer And More! The Loft Upstairs Contains Custom Built-in Beds With A Nautical Flair. The Side Yard Should Be Large Enough For Expansion, A Pool, Or A Garage!

108951_1 Historical District - Lee Ann Group

217 Abbott Park Lane, Lewes, DE

$169,900

Bedrooms: 2
Full Baths: 1
MLS Number: 724743

Down Town Lewes Living!!! 2.5 Blocks To Second St. Abbott Park Is A 20 Lot Community In The Heart Of Downtown Lewes. This Home Sits On A Corner Lot With 2 Bedrooms And 1 Full Bath. Ownership Is A Cooperative And The Community Is Managed By Elected Co-op Owners. There Have Been Many Upgrades To This Home Including A New Metal Roof On The Addition, All New Plumbing And Great Room And Kitchen Flooring. There Is An 8 X 10 Storage Shed And A Screened Porch. This A Great Weekend Or Full Time Residence!!

110184_1 Historical District - Lee Ann Group

119 Third Street, Suite 5, Lewes, DE

$400

MLS Number: 726526

New Office Suites For Lease In Downtown Lewes. 2nd Floor, Building Has An Elevator. These Are Individual 1-room Office Suites. Rent Includes All Utilities. Great Location In The Heart Of The Shopping District In Lewes.

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