Greenville, Delaware, United StatesBrandywine Fine Properties Sotheby's International Realty
Crooked Billet is a new 55 and over Luxury Home Development located in the heart of Greenville, Delaware; 30 minutes from Philadelphia and just 90 minutes from NYC and Baltimore/DC area. All easily accessible to Wilmington’s Amtrak Station. This 19 home community will be built on a former 28 acre duPont estate with thoughtfully planned 14 acres of landscaped open space and walking paths for an active lifestyle. Five sophisticated home choices, constructed by renowned builder, Dewson Construction Company, reflect the beautiful and timeless architecture of the area and offer a range of size and functionality options for individual lifestyles. The development will be a luxury living, turnkey community and maintenance free, giving the homeowner peace of mind. The combination of the beautifully designed community, and proximity to major cities, yet within walking distance to shopping and restaurants creates a one-of-a-kind opportunity to live in desirable Greenville, DE.
This new community of Crooked Billet will also have a mile and a half of walking paths leading to 7 additional lots that will be part of the classic Westover Hills neighborhood. Home building for both the over 55 and the additional 7 lots will begin in spring of 2018.
An historical footnote of the property: The Crooked Billet estate history dates back to 1680 and includes the existing, yet completely renovated estate on the 28 acre property. The estate has had only 3 owners the last being the duPont family who have lived in the estate home since 1860s. The estate home is currently for sale as well, sitting on 4 acres, including a renovated pool house and carriage house with an asking price of $2,495,000.