The Historic District of Lewes, Delaware features many fine
The Lewes Historic District is bordered on the east by the
Take an aerial tour for a better view!
The Lewes Historical Society Complex sits adjacent to
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
Valuable Commercial Property In Downtown Lewes! Impressive Turnkey Property With A Completely Equipped Restaurant On The First Level, And 2 Gorgeously Remodeled Vacation Rental Spaces On The Second. Unbeatable Location In The Heart Of Popular Downtown Lewes Where People Arrive By Foot, Bike, Car, Or Boat! Projected 2018 Airbnb Income Of $40k From Two 2nd Floor Apartments. Call Today!
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.
Historic Lewes Classic - Completely Updated Colonial Home In The Heart Of Lewes Is The Perfect Combination Of Modern Eclectic Comforts And Historic Charm! See It To Appreciate The 9 Foot Ceilings & Hardwood Floors Throughout, Stylish Kitchen With Subway Tile Back Splash & Breakfast Bar Open To The Dining Room, Spacious Bedrooms, Private Rear Brick Patio, And More! Bonus Detached Cottage Offers The Option To Stay In One And Collect Income On The Other! Truly A Must-see Within Walking Distance To Downtown Lewes Shopping & Dining, And The Bay Beach. In Addition, These Two Dwellings Are Able To Be Condominiumized Per City Of Lewes Zoning Codes. Call Listing Agent For More Details!
Historic Opportunity Classic Meets Modern In This Downtown Historic Lewes Find: The Charming And Inviting Colonial Home Known As The “coleman House.” Though This Home Was Built To The Architectural Standards Of That Time; What Was Once A Common Build Is Now A Rare Find! Features Built-in Shelving, Multiple Wood-burning Fireplaces, Stylish Kitchen With Granite Counter Tops And Stainless Steel Appliances, Spacious And Private First Floor Master, Random-width Pine Hardwood Floors, And Additional Bedrooms And Baths On The 2nd Floor, And More! Situated On An Oversized Lot With A Substantial Backyard, Complete With Established Garden Area, And A Detached 2-car Garage. Walk To Downtown Lewes, Shopping, Dining And The Beach! Write Your Own Lewes History.
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!
Live In Lewes - The Charm And Essence Of This Three-bedroom Home In Historic Downtown Lewes Makes It The Perfect Beach Retreat In The Heart Of Town. Situated On A Quiet, One-way Street, This Like-new, Meticulously Kept Home Features Gorgeous Hardwood Floors, Open Floor Plan, Second Level Loft, Upscale Kitchen With Granite Countertops And Stainless Steel Appliances, Spacious Bedrooms With En-suite Baths - Including The First Floor Master, Custom-built Storage Room, And More! After A Day At The Bay, Relax On The Screened Porch That Overlooks The Private, Fenced-in Backyard. Within Walking Distance To Parks, The Bay, Library, Downtown Shopping And Dining. Start Making Your Own Beach Memories Today!
18th Century Colonial On Historic Lewes's Shipcarpenter Square! On One Of The Largest Lots In Unique And Charming Shipcarpenter Square, This Home Is Ripe With Potential! Home Is Being Sold "as-is" - A Renovation Is Needed - Which Presents A Great Opportunity For Your Customization. Enjoy The Many Conveniences Of Living In-town Lewes: Walk Or Bike To Restaurants, Shopping, All Of The Historic Attractions, And The Beach! Call Now For More Information On This Special Investment.
Own A Piece Of Historic Lewes! 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! Own A Piece Of Historic Lewes On The Main Street Toady!
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! 1 Year Choice Home Warranty Is Also Included. $25,000 Towards Settlement Costs With Acceptable Offer!
Live Lewes To The Fullest. Ideal Blend Of Prized Proximity And Historic Charm. Beach, Boating & Bistros - Walk Everywhere. Original Construction Is Believed To Be 1870. Home Completed Remodeled With Modern Conveniences In 1985. Incorporate The Family Room Closet To The Powder Room For A First Floor Full Bathroom And Transform The Charming Family Room With Vaulted Exposed Beam Ceilings To 1st Floor Master Suite. Priced $90,000 Below 2017 Appraised Value. Total Annual Property Taxes: $954.22.
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!!