Skip to main content
Kathleen Brenton

206 S 5TH Avenue
Denton, MD 21629

Single Family, Single Family-Detached
1 Half
Sq. Ft.
Acre Lot
Courtesy: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.> Maryland> Denton> 21629
Welcome to the Crown Jewel of the Delmarva Peninsula! A magnificent gem in the heart of the eastern shore set on 1.44 acres of flat, dry land. A Stunning Greek Revival with six columns, a balcony, a long circular driveway and a rare unique two-story historic carriage house. There is outdoor entertainment space this private oasis with a mature orchard that produces pears, apples, cherries and peaches. A walled rose garden, sprinkler system, and plenty of parking. There is an in-ground concrete pool, a screened- in Amish built gazebo with electric, historic portico, and 3 separate fenced-in areas that will be fantastic for relaxing, entertaining, children and pets. This home has a slate roof in excellent condition and the two-story front porch with its grand columns provide curb appeal like no other. Upon entry you will be immediately impressed with the homes grandeur and undeniable quality that is impossible to recreate. The epitome of "good bones". The interior boasts moldings, trim, original call buttons, grand high ceiling, massive hallways, and large pocket doors ( crafted with real solid mahogany). Walk through the double cypress front doors and your mind is immediately drawn to the grand plantation-style split staircase which leads to a landing with a built-in window seat, situated under an impressive German leaded and stained-glass window which pre-dates the home. The drawing room and living room off the grand foyer feature fireplaces with detailed moldings and carved wood/brick mantlepieces. The dining room features built-in corner cupboards, antique crystal chandelier, historic wallpaper, and chair rails. The kitchen features a large breakfast room and a moveable center island and ample room for feasts and fun. Abundant kitchen cabinetry with premium storage space, extending upwards to the ceiling. There is a hidden staircase leading off the kitchen to the second floor that is showcased by a hall which is a room of its own and another marvel to behold! Five generous bedrooms (one with a fireplace and genuine hardwood floors. There are 4 second floor bathrooms, with the master featuring an original charming pedestal sink. A wide and sumptuous landing hallway with arched ceilings and French doors lead to the balcony overlooking the grand front porch below. There is a grand staircase to the 3 floor that is heated and offers many possibilities. Third floor features 2 large bonus rooms, one having closets and the other being used as a game room. This home has a first floor ensuite bedroom and another of the 2nd floor. It also has a sunroom on the first flloor and another off the second floor ensuite bedroom. The unfinished basement and attic space offers an answer to your storage needs. This home is truly indescribable so call the listing agent with questions and for a private showing of this one-of-a-kind opportunity to own a truly amazing and glorious home. 4 Original and remarkable hitching post outside of the Carriage House Short walks to multiple parks Arts and Crafts District nearby Picnic areas, playground, tennis and pickleball nearby Short drive to river and boat launches Short drive to two State Parks Close to restaurants, coffee shops, churches and shopping In heart of Historic District; residential and some small businesses Former owners ran a B&B Easy access to Rt 404 and an hour to the Beach Charming small town hosting Summerfest and parades
Single Family, Single Family-Detached, Other
4 Full/1 Half
1.44 Acres
Other, Electric Water Heater, Oil Hot Water Heater
Stucco, Frame, Stone
Public Sewer
The scores below measure the walkability of the address, access to public transit of the area and the convenience of using a bike on a scale of 1-100

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Courtesy: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
This content last refreshed on 9/24/2022 10:59 AM. Some properties which appear for sale on this web site may subsequently have sold or may no longer be available.
Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.