156 Front Street, Dover, DE 19901-1715 $99,000

Beds/Baths: 5/2
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,320
Acreage: 0.2
Age:123 years
MLS#: DEKT2008936
Subdivision: None Available


Built in 1880 this Italianate Victorian home is on the National Historic Register "The Sipple House" five-bedroom, two bath, formal parlor, living room, dining room, laundry/utility room kitchen breakfast room, big yard. all original trim and Doors, ornate mantels of wood and marble, all original plank floors, grand three-story staircase, handmade plaster ceiling medallions, plaster trim, and the first floor has 11-foot ceilings. so many possibilities for this River Queen Just steps from The Leipsic River Marina the biggest port in Kent County. You can see Sambos restaurant from the porch, Sambos being one of the most famous and historic Crab/Seafood houses in Delaware still in operation. The Town of Leipsic is just a couple of minute drive to Dover Downs and a couple of more minutes to Historic Down Town Dover, the Capital of The State of Delaware. You can reach most shopping and dining areas in Dover without even going through a traffic light. This River Queen can reign once more with some love and care. Whether a stately home , a bed and breakfast, even a professional office or mixed use live upstairs office downstairs could be possible. Or bring your own dream for this once in a lifetime opportunity. The home is on State RT-9 National Scenic Byway, which means protected and restricted growth all around this area. Do not miss this one.

Taxes: $768
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Capital


Forced Air Heating, Oil, None, None, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, Public Sewer

Driveway, Off Street, On Street

Dirt Floor Basement, 9'+ Ceilings, Plaster Walls

Brick/Mortar Foundation, Asphalt Roof, Aluminum Siding

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Public Elementary (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Towne Point Elementary School Capital School District K–4 Dover 4.35 mi
North Dover Elementary School Capital School District K–4 Dover 4.69 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Early College High School at Del State Early College High School at Del State 9–12 Dover 3.65 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Kingdom Christian Academy Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–6 Dover 3.46 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Dover (19901), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 21
  • Average salary of people in this community: $39,361

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 416
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.49
  • Households w/ Children: 61%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 7,594 (50.7%)
  • Rented: 6,394 (42.7%)
  • Vacant: 996 (6.6%)
  • Total: 14,984

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 37,234
Households: 13,988
Median Age: 32.00

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 4.9%
  • Some High School: 8.7%
  • High School Graduate: 27.3%
  • Some College: 25.6%
  • Associate Degree: 8.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 15.5%
  • Graduate Degree: 9.8%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $49,686

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Studio: $700
  • One Bedroom: $690
  • Two Bedroom: $1,028
  • Three Bedroom: $1,396
  • Four Bedroom: $1,641

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: EXP Realty, LLC , (888) 543-4829, de.broker@exprealty.net

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Listing data as of 3/30/2023.

156 Front Street, Dover, DE 19901-1715

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