202 West 3rd Street

Lewes, DE 19958

1,500 Sq. Ft.
$550 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Welcome to 202 W 3rd street! Located in Historic downtown Lewes, the Metcalf house is a quintessential property in Lewes history. The present Metcalf House consists of three houses and reside on lots 202, 204, and 206 West Third Street. It is estimated that the two smaller houses once on lots 204 and 206 were built circa 1740 and the larger house, lot 202, built circa 1790, facing Market Street. In the 1860~s all three houses were merged and insurance plats of 1867 show the present arrangement with...

Property Details for 202 West 3rd Street

Fee Simple
Building Name
Colonial, Cottage, Craftsman, Traditional
Structure Type
County Name


Listing Courtesy of REHOBOTH BAY REALTY, CO.

Building Information for 202 West 3rd Street

Stories2Year Built1740Building Size-Lot Size0.25 AC / 10,890 SF

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$3,021 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 202 West 3rd Street

Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Details
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 1500
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Total Finished SQFT: 1500
    Interior Features
  • Central Air: No
  • Cooling Type: Wall Unit
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Baseboard - Electric
  • Room and Floor: Bedrooms-Main Level-1, Bedrooms-Main Level-2, Bedrooms-Main Level-3, Bathrooms Full-Main Level-1, Bathrooms Full-Main Level-2
    Parking Information
  • Garage: No
  • Type Of Parking: Off Street
    Pool / Spa Information
  • Pool: No Pool
    Location Information
  • In City Limits: Yes
  • Directions: Call Agent for directions .
  • MLS Area: Lewes Rehoboth Hundred (31009)
  • Federal Flood Zone: N
  • Sub System Locale: BRIGHT_MAIN
  • System Locale: BRIGHT
  • Tidal Water: No
  • Water View: No
  • Water Access: No
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Waterfront: No
    School Information
  • School District Name: CAPE HENLOPEN
  • School District County ID: 300200396895
    Building Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Construction Materials: Stick Built
  • New Construction: No
  • Other Structures: Above Grade
  • Levels Count: 2
  • Story List: Main
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Lot Size Source: Estimated
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 10890
  • Lot Size Acres: .25
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Senior Community: No
  • Age: 1740.0
    Utilities Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Electric
  • Sewer Septic: Public Septic
  • Water Source: Public
Room Information
    Bathroom Counts
  • Bathrooms Count Main Level: 2.00
    Bathroom Information
  • Bathrooms Full: 2
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 2
    Bedroom Information
  • Bedrooms Count: 3
  • Bedrooms Count Main Level: 3
    Full Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Full Main Level: 2
Tax / Assessment / Sale Information
    Tax / Assessment Information
  • City Town Tax: $648
  • Tax Annual Amount: $648
  • Tax ID Number: NO TAX RECORD
    Sale Information
  • Possession: Settlement
  • Prospects Excluded: No
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 202 West 3rd Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Jan 6, 2020

Listed (Active)


DateEvent & SourcePrice

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For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 202 West 3rd Street

Taxable ValueLand$2,650Additions$4,850Total$7,500
Tax Record2019$352
Home Facts
Lot Size5,005 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceZoningTNCountySUSSEXAPN3350807019900

Schools near 202 West 3rd Street

Sussex ConsortiumPublicPK-120.4 mi
Shields (Richard A.) Elementary SchoolPublicPK-50.6 mi
Cape Henlopen High SchoolPublic8-121.3 mi
Love Creek Elementary SchoolPublicK-53.9 mi

Sussex Consortium

PK-12, 0.4 mi, Public


Shields (Richard A.) Elementary School

PK-5, 0.6 mi, Public


Cape Henlopen High School

8-12, 1.3 mi, Public


Love Creek Elementary School

K-5, 3.9 mi, Public


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Property Details for 202 West 3rd Street

MLS #DESU153510
Year Built1740
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Lot Size0.25 AC / 10,890 SF
Taxes$648 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountySussex County

Listing Agent

Jack Redefer



P: 302.227.1232

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202 West 3rd Street is a single family home for sale in Lewes, DE 19958. This property was listed for sale on January 6, 2020 by REHOBOTH BAY REALTY, CO. at $825,000. Nearby schools include Love Creek Elementary School, Shields (Richard A.) Elementary School and Cape Henlopen High School. 202 West 3rd Street is a 3-bed, 2-bath, 1,500 sqft single family home built in 1740.

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