The median home value in Lewes, DE is $405,004.
the county median home value of $250,000.
The national median home value is $209,892.
The average price of homes sold in Lewes, DE is $405,004.
Approximately 43% of Lewes homes are owned,
compared to 15% rented, while
42% are vacant.
Lewes real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
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PRIME undeveloped farmland located immediately outside Lewes on HIGH TRAFFIC & HIGH VISIBILITY CORNER of Kings Highway (1604 ft rd frontage) & Gills Neck Road (1097 ft rd frontage). 52.71+/- Acres available w/ primary residence, 4 outbuildings & nice rental unit. Parcel is priced at $520,000 per surveyed acre. Originally 57.71+/- Acres with 5+/- Acres SOLD & 3+/- Acres PENDING. 49+/- Acres Remaining
NEW CONSTRUCTION IN CAPE SHORES! Designed with supreme coastal living in mind, you're invited to experience it from the ground up! This new construction home offers 5 bedrooms, 3 Full and 2 Half Baths, and features an open, inverted floor plan - accentuating the property's fantastic beach block location, elevator, private master bedroom, plus multiple outdoor spaces to enjoy soothing bay breezes - including the rooftop deck with exclusive bay & state park views! Located just across the street from the beach in the amenity-rich Cape Shores that offers community outdoor pool, tennis, private fishing pier, and sandy beach!
AS FAR AS THE EYE CAN SEE! Unobstructed beach and protected canal views are yours from this brand new, contemporary architectural masterpiece on Lewes Beach. Luxuriate with 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths, and a first-floor game room - all with modern creative details. Entertain in the bright, open kitchen, dining and great room floorplan; spacious bedrooms with en-suite baths, including the luxuriously appointed master suite. Enjoy private decks and porches with protected canal views behind and glimpses of the sparkling Delaware Bay just steps away. Elevate your beach life here, just three houses to the beach, and just a short bike ride to in-town Historic Lewes, shopping and dining.
Check out this Bay front home just steps from the water on Lewes Beach. Great location in Lewes for your beach home or investment property. This 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom home sits right on the beach. Two bedrooms on the first floor and a third bedroom with private bath and sitting room on 2nd floor. Walk-out basement, 2nd floor deck for great water views, side patio for grilling and entertaining, and off-street parking. Check this one out today!
UNMATCHED PRIVACY, CURATED STYLE ON LEWES BEACH! Welcome, discerning beach-seekers! You are invited to discover this exceptional "quiet resort" on Lewes Beach, truly unique in its cloistered position set back from the street. Impeccably tended gardens frame this 5-bedroom beach home, a masterful combination of classic, multi-generational appeal and modern stylish upgrades. Bask in sunshine on the rooftop deck with views of both the Delaware Bay and Lewes-Rehoboth Canal. Retreat to the cooling, peaceful, shaded gardens with Zen-inspiring pond. Inside, discover four levels of living spaces to suit every mood - from the built-in shelves of a comfortable private library room, to bright and stunning metropolitan spaces, to quiet nooks, all enhanced by heart of pine hardwood floors and thoughtful architecture. Enjoy a radiant kitchen with leathered granite counters, 5-burner stainless steel range, & tile backsplash; bonus guest-suite kitchenette on the 1st floor; private top-floor master; light-filled great room with vaulted ceiling, gas fireplace & wetbar; geothermal HVAC, and so much more. Entertain at sunset on the fabulous 3rd level porch; grow your own produce in the raised garden beds below. Live steps to the sand and a short bike ride to the dining, shopping, and history of Downtown Lewes. The total package, beautifully wrapped in an idyllic setting.
This beautiful home located on Tarpon Drive Wolfe Pointe is situated on a perimeter wooded lot bordering Cape Henlopen State Park overlooking the Lewes/Rehoboth Canal. Spacious and comfortable living includes formal living room with gas fireplace, formal dining room connected to gourmet kitchen by a butler's pantry. The eat-in kitchen includes stainless appliances, granite counters, cherry cabinets, kitchen island with extra sink, breakfast bar. The first floor master suite includes two walk-in closets, full bath with dual vanity, shower, and soaking tub. On the second floor are three bedrooms with full baths and each room has its own deck. A large separate bedroom suite with full bath is on the third floor. This home has a full finished basement with a home theater, pool room, poker room with wet bar, and loads of additional storage. The elevator serves the basement, first floor and 2nd floor. Professionally landscaped fenced yard, irrigation system including drip irrigation for flower beds, 3-car attached oversized garage, 2 sheds, and a tree house. Very energy efficient with low utility bills and natural gas. This is a home you will definitely want to see.
Water views from every room! One of a kind architectural gem on a double lot with nearly 300 linear feet of direct waterfront. Dramatic exposed post and beam ceilings highlight the inverted floor plan for maximum views from the open floor plan living space. Serene sunlight filled interior is professionally designed and includes beautiful wide plank hardwood floors and woodwork throughout. The lower level master bedroom walks out to the heated inground pool, spa and hardscape just feet from the water. Over $700K in renovations 10 years ago including new bathrooms with beautiful shower and soaking tub in master, new rip-rapped bulkhead, wrap-around boardwalk and a 32' pier + dock (community boat ramp nearby), heated inground pool + spa, cedar siding and pergolas, 2 level composite decking with stainless steel cable system for unobstructed views of spectacular sunrises and sunsets, screened porch, expansive terrace, irrigation system, tiled outdoor shower, security with indoor/outdoor video monitoring, WiFi thermostats and so much more. Poggenpohl kitchen with new quartz countertops in process. Detached 2 car garage with fenced rear yard. Private and quiet living just minutes to downtown Rehoboth and Lewes. List price includes all indoor and outdoor furniture. An exceptional home with best views on the market!
Lovely restored 18th century colonial home, zoned commercial for sale! Includes the Blacksmith Shop next door! The home is a lovely 2 story colonial with 2 bedrooms and 2.5 baths that was moved to it's current location around the year 1900, and the rear addition was added at that time. This home offers historic charm throughout with a superior wood burning fireplace, wide plank hardwood flooring throughout, original brick, pocket doors, built-ins, pantry, and a 3rd room on the second floor that could be a loft bedroom. The home's front and second floor porches extend across the entire front. Recent updates include: in 2006: replaced all windows, hardy plank siding and double flash standing seam metal roof and new kitchen and first floor bathroom were installed; in 2015: new heat pump and central air were installed. In the back of the house there is a deck, an 8' x 10' brick outbuilding and a nicely shaded back yard with Koi pond and water features for relaxation and entertaining. Being sold as is. This property is 1 block from bustling, historic and beautiful downtown Lewes 2nd St. and 2 minutes from the Delaware Bay. Sold as is. Sellers would prefer to sell both properties together, the Blacksmith Shop next door is included and there are so many opportunities for these adjoining properties! See MLS # DESU143116 for the next door Blacksmith Shop at 114 W 3rd St., tax map #335-08.08-54.00
Step back in time with this beautifully preserved Historic Lewes canal-front home powered by green energy. This unique historic residence is on the market for the first time in a quarter century. The prime location offers walkability to downtown restaurants, shops and the beach. Originally owned by Thomas Rodney, the youngest brother of Caesar Rodney (a signer of the Declaration of Independence), this 18th century home features four original working fireplaces, reinforced with modern masonry, including the seven-foot kitchen fireplace, historic original handmade brick, exposed oak beams (rumored to originally be part of a ship), beautiful original wide plank wood floor boards and pegged oak wall framing, abundance of custom built-in~s, and oak breakfast nook. Views throughout home overlook the magnificent gardens, boats on the canal, and the Lightship Overfalls.Explore the lush gardens including the secret rear garden off of the potential in-law suite.This home has restored its historic materials ~ floors, fireplaces, trim and other historic resources. The electrical, plumbing, masonry, roofing and cedar siding have been renovated to the original style with updated state-of-the-art energy efficiency, with all new laminated glass storm resistant windows. The walls are super-insulated with foam to R-45 and ceiling to R-100 with photovoltaic (PV) panels producing energy (as much as the house consumes in the summer). The lower level has a recent split-system HVAC. Also, the surrounding forest shade garden naturally cools the house eliminating the need for mechanical AC. An energy-efficient hybrid-electric heater provides hot water. Cedar shingles and shutters on antique 18th century cast iron hardware add to this homes original allure.
WELCOME TO YOUR OWN PRIVATE OASIS in the premier beach community of Hawkseye where inviting elegance abounds! This stunning almost 5000 sq ft home highlights the attention to detail and high end finishes that you would expect in a luxury custom home. The one-of-a-kind back yard retreat features a stunning pool surrounded by lush landscaping that creates a secluded setting, giving you the amenities of a perimeter lot without the nuisance of wooded lot insects. Entertain in a true chef's quality kitchen with quartz counters, stainless steel Wolf & SubZero appliances including a 6-burner range, 2 wall ovens, 2 dishwashers, walk-in pantry, and wetbar with wine cooler, all of which flow effortlessly to the light-filled three-season room overlooking the pool, the hot tub, 2 decks and multiple garden areas - you feel like you are on vacation all year long! The inviting living room has a soaring 2nd floor ceiling & stone fireplace. Retreat to the first-floor master suite complete with its own fireplace, 2 walk-in closets with custom shelving, and luxurious master bath with radiant heat tile flooring & separate soaking tub. Host family and friends with three second level bedrooms (2 with en-suite baths & walk-in closets) and first floor office that can double as an additional guest bedroom. Other features include a partially finished basement with 2 stairwells (one interior & one through the garage), 3-car garage, and more. This ideal 3/4-acre lot has easy access to the community's amenities, as well as the Breakwater Junction Trail to Rehoboth Beach and In-town Lewes! Call Today!
Rare opportunity to build in the town of Lewes on a larger sized in-town lot! This spacious open floorplan, the Ingram, offers 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, gourmet kitchen, office, screened porch, 1.5 car garage and much more. The home will be built by well-known local builder with high end finishes and great attention to detail. This small community of homes provides the chance to enjoy the in-town life-style with the ease and low maintenance of new construction. All public utilities available, including natural gas. Walk to restaurants, shopping, farmers market and the Lewes canal. Centrally located near Lewes Beach, Cape Henlopen State Park, several scenic bike trails and a public marina nearby.
A Lewes Beach Beauty! Situated just one block from relaxing Lewes Beach and offering unobstructed views of the protected open space preserve, this spacious, light-filled home is filled with upgrades and amenities. Built in 2016 by award-winning Schell Brothers, this Catalina model boasts five bedrooms, 4.5 baths, and a full finished lower level with rec room extension, large guest bedroom and full bath; and bar with upgraded cabinetry, granite counters, and built-in refrigerator, perfect for entertaining. An open and sunny main level floorplan showcases a large gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, tiled backsplash, spacious pantry, built-in tech nook, and stainless-steel GE Profile appliances. The kitchen has room for barstools around the perimeter island and opens onto a roomy dining room and great room. A screened porch off the dining room offers additional gathering space while an adjacent open deck allows the opportunity for serene relaxation and clear views of the natural wetlands. A second guest bedroom with full bath and large closet space is perfectly tucked away on the main level as well. The second level of the home features three additional bedrooms, including the sunny and expansive owners~ suite which contains a coastal luxury bath with separate tiled shower and tub. In addition to the beautiful upgrades throughout the home, there are many unseen luxury amenities, including a high-performance dual fuel HVAC system, two tankless water heaters, enhanced security package, built-in surround sound system, and solar panels. Only a short bike ride to downtown Historic Lewes or the State Park, this home is perfectly situated to take advantage of all Lewes has to offer. The Breakwater Junction trail can be easily accessed for a scenic bike ride to Rehoboth or west towards Georgetown, Delaware. Gourmet restaurants, tax-free shopping, water sports, outdoor activities and more are all available within minutes of this beautiful home!
FANTASTIC LEWES BEACH! Discover Lewes Beach at its finest from this spacious, bright home! Enjoy a sprawling open floor plan with hardwood flooring, living room with gas fireplace, built-in desk with shelving in the study, gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances & granite countertops, 3rd level loft, and the multiple decks, porches and balconies for taking in the breezes and views of both the bay and the canal! Home boasts a private first-floor master suite, along with 4 spacious bedrooms on the 2nd. Enjoy all of this, just steps to the sands of Lewes Beach and a short bike ride to downtown, Historic Lewes. Make 2019 the year you buy your beach home! Call Today!
HERE COMES THE SUN! Seize your opportunity to shine twice as bright on Lewes Beach this summer ~ with this two-for-one beach retreat! Double your investment in this unique property on a premier corner lot, on the bay side of Cedar Avenue. Seller has started the approval process to create condominiums so that each unit can be sold separately. After approval is complete, units will be listed separately with market value pricing for each unit. Now is the time to maximize your investment potential! Start your beach life steps to the sand and a short bike ride to Downtown Lewes shopping, dining, and fabulous coastal recreation!
Location, Historic Lewes! The Main Street, priced to sell! This home is also zoned commercial/historical within town limits. It offers access and offstreet parking from second Street with the detached two car garage and long driveway. It also offers a large backyard for in town Lewes. Do not let this extremely rare opportunity pass you by, make your offer today!
BEAUTIFUL BAYFRONT! Spectacular Lewes home just steps from the the beach! Featuring a spacious, light-filled, open floor plan with an expansive balcony offering panoramic views of the bay and Breakwater Lighthouses, and exclusive picturesque sunrises and sunsets! This 2-story, 3-bedroom, 3-bath penthouse in Breakwater House is in pristine condition including a modern kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, massive rooftop deck perfect for relaxing and outdoor entertaining, roomy master suite, recently updated bathrooms, huge laundry room with brand new washer & dryer, wood-burning fireplace, and private elevator. Walk to downtown restaurants & shops, ride your bike on scenic bike trails to Cape Henlopen State Park and Rehoboth Beach. Located just around the corner from the Cape May Lewes Ferry terminal and only minutes away from tax-free outlet shopping! With over 2200 square feet, this floorplan provides versatility for families and those seeking a calm beach retreat with an authentic Lewes vibe. Call and schedule a showing today!
This stunning home sits on a 0.77 acre perimeter lot in Wolfe Pointe. Close to bike trails that will take you into historic Lewes or even downtown Rehoboth, you will be close to all that the beach resorts have to offer. For getaways up north, you will find the Cape May Lewes Ferry terminal just minutes from this home. Inside is stunning finish work including built-in bookcases, wood floors, and crown molding in this Klabe built custom home. On the main level is a formal living room with a gas fireplace, formal dining room, gourmet open kitchen with a kitchen island, breakfast bar, and wine fridge all opening into an eating area and family room, and all with easy access to a beautiful deck overlooking the spacious backyard and Lewes Rehoboth Canal. The luxurious 1st floor master suite has two walk-in closets, double sinks, whirlpool tub, and a double shower. Also on the first floor is an office with built in bookshelves. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms as well as an additional family room for everyone to enjoy. In addition, you have two attics for tons of storage. The home has two furnaces and is heated with natural gas for low utility bills, a security system, and an irrigation system for the beautifully landscaped yard. An attached 3 car garage also gives you lots of storage. Don't miss this fantastic home in the wonderful community of Wolfe Pointe.
Stunning, one of a kind, Garrison model home in the coveted community of Showfield. Situated on a large pond this home was designed to capture water views from every angle. The 1st floor features wide plank H/W floors throughout, gourmet kitchen w/ stone counters, 6-burner gas cook-top, professional range hood, wine fridge and luxurious 1st floor master with spa-like custom tile bath & expansive walk-in closet. In addition, the living room features vaulted ceilings, beautiful exposed beams, dual-sided stone F/P that connects to the outdoor screened porch situated on the water. Walk upstairs to find a loft area perfect for a den/office, plus an additional 3 bedrooms. Step outside and enjoy the paver patio overlooking the pond, fire pit and spacious backyard. Unfinished basement w/ high ceilings for additional space in future. Showfield offers many amenities including resort style pool, clubhouse w/ fitness, great room & bar area, walking trails & access to the Junction Breakwater Trail.
This breathtaking, 4-bedroom, 4-full and 2 half bathroom, Georgian-style home offers irresistible southern charm. The property is beautifully landscaped and features a circular paved driveway, while the interior of the home provides a natural, flowing layout. As you enter the welcoming foyer, complete with a two-story ceiling, a cozy den greets you on your left. To your right, you will find a formal dining room with crown molding, wainscoting, and a chandelier. The spacious kitchen features an island with a gas stove and bar seating, tile floors, built-in stainless steel appliances, and a breakfast nook. The living room boasts a coffered ceiling, fireplace with mantle, and double doors leading to an outdoor deck. The attractive library features both a tray ceiling with crown molding as well as built-in bookshelves with storage cabinets. On the second floor, you will find a luxurious owner's suite offering a tray ceiling, wainscoting, marble fireplace, and large bathroom complete with double vanities, stall shower, and jetted bathtub. Additional upstairs highlights include three additional bedrooms, two full bathrooms, a bonus room over the garage, and a laundry room. The partially finished basement includes a wet bar, gym/workout area and steam shower. The backyard features a kayak launch on a small stream that connects to the Lewes/Rehoboth canal. This property is located east of Route One in the premier community of Wolfe Pointe and is just over 1 mile to downtown Lewes.
Welcome to 35556 Peregrine Road in Hawkseye, one of Lewes' most desirable communities. Rarely do homes of this caliber come on the market and this one is truly a must see! 35556 Peregrine is situated on a premium .38-acre perimeter lot offering a mature wooded backdrop. For those seeking privacy, this property certainly delivers. The beautiful landscaping, rich stone facade with copper roofing accents, charming front porch and hand carved wood shutters create the most welcoming atmosphere. Upon entry, the cheerful color palate, detailed moldings, rich hickory hardwoods, intricate lighting fixtures and soaring ceilings are sure to grab your attention. This custom floor plan will certainly surprise you by offering space and comfort at every turn. 35556 Peregrine Road features an executive office with French doors, built-in bookcases and a gas fireplace, a formal dining room decorated by detailed moldings, a grand great room with floor to ceiling windows, stone gas fireplace and cathedral ceilings, a chef's kitchen ideal for entertaining complete with gas range, stainless appliances, enormous prep island, walk-in pantry with additional fridge, wet bar with wine fridge and ample cabinetry and a sun drenched breakfast nook too! The home's first level continues with a large first level laundry room and exquisite first floor master suite with vaulted ceilings and a luxury bath with frameless glass shower, soaking tub and a walk-in closet fit for a king and queen! The 2nd level of the home continues to deliver featuring 3 additional bedrooms, 2 baths, a loft and a finished bonus area ideal for an art room, play room or private sitting area. As you descend below grade, you'll be delighted to find a full unfinished basement with an exterior entrance reaching the entire footprint of the home. This space offers ideal storage and endless opportunity for more living spaces. In addition, this home features unbelievable exterior living. The placement offers the utmost privacy in the rear with no other home in sight. Backing to the trees, fully fenced, tastefully landscaped with beautiful water features, the screened porch and patio create the most desirable locations to escape without leaving the luxury of your own home. If seeking a property East of Route one, close to the beaches and the amenities of downtown Historic Lewes, only steps to the Breakwater Junction Bike trail - look no further!
Enjoy waterfront serenity on the Lewes canal. Located in charming downtown Lewes on Pilottown Road, this historic Colonial with cedar siding provides relaxing views of the canal. Recently remodeled and well maintained, this 4 BD, 3.5 BA house boasts 3 floors of living with an additional 2 BD and 1 BA guest quarters above the detached 2-car garage. Features hardwood floors throughout, fireplace, built-ins, geothermal heat/air, and Rinnai tankless water heaters in house and garage. Updated master bath is highlighted with a granite double vanity and tile shower. Dock your boats at your personal pier and drift down the picturesque Lewes and Rehoboth Canal out to the Delaware Bay.
This ~newly built spacious home with cathedral ceilings, wide open views and an open floor plan has 4 bedrooms plus an office AND a huge finished basement. Offering MULTIPLE gathering areas for your family and friends. Located in the desirable community of Hawkseye~, this home has been built for the most discerning buyer, whether you are looking for first floor living or want ~room to spread out. Stunning gourmet kitchen offers quartz countertops, double wall oven, gas cooktop and large island, perfect for baking and prep work. Wet bar in the dining room is perfect when entertaining a large crowd or displaying your favorite china. Built-ins flank the dramatic stone fireplace in the family room. Fully finished basement is perfect for entertaining, complete with full bath and exterior stairs. But don't worry, plenty of storage remains in the basement, too. Large yard (.63 acre) is perfect for pets or kids to run around, or gardening. Fully fenced in yard is all set for a future pool if so desired. Lot is .62 acre. Enjoy sitting on the second floor balcony while watching the activity on the Junction & Breakwater Trail or the wildlife that abounds in this area. ~~The second floor is even complete with a full bath, large bedroom and yes a second living area to house guests or more family members. Community pool has slide, lap area and even a great grill and work area for those that want to entertain outside the home. Wait, back to the home, did we mention the Mist-a-way bug system that keeps your back patio ready to enjoy and entertain through the season or the owned solar and shockingly inexpensive utility bills? Now to the Owners suite to end your day...~oversized bedroom with seating area, two large walk-in closets and luxury Owners bath~, this home cannot be beat.~
IN-TOWN LEWES ICON ON DOUBLE LOT Classic 18th Century Kings Highway home, emblematic of your welcome back into The First Town, is recognizable for its cedar shake exterior, clear adjacent corner lot, and iconic ever-changing flags. Approximately 225-250 years old, this home underwent a complete renovation (to the studs) in 1988, and a rear addition was added in 1998. Enjoy tasteful landscaping and a relaxing side deck overlooking the yard. Steps to the library, cafe, and new scenic bike trail to Downtown Lewes restaurants, shopping, Cape Henlopen State Park, the beach, Rehoboth Beach, and now Georgetown! Rare to find a home/property of this enduring architecture, size, and quality in downtown Lewes! Currently one parcel; once subdivision is approved, seller will consider selling the home and lot separately (Home $779,900 - Lot $379,900). Home must sell or go under contract first before owner will sell lot. Please inquire with Listing Agent for more details and a private tour!