Welcome to the Highlands, Wilmington's most prestigious location, a storybook setting with tree lined streets and homes of significance. Walk to school, Rockford Park or take a quick stroll to Trolley Square; this is the lifestyle you deserve. A corner lot with over one-half of an acre provides a real back yard - a rare find in this market. Imagine gatherings in your private oasis on the lawn by the waterfall, enjoy mature specimen/fruit trees thoughtfully placed through extensively landscaped gardens. Or cocktail parties on the terraces overlooking the rear lawn, a truly serene setting. Exquisite brick detailing, new roof, parking gallery, two car detached garage with au pair suite above is just the beginning. Upon entering, you'll be greeted by generous foyer with loads of built-in book shelves, graceful stairwell, formal powder room and properly scaled formal living/dining quarters, perfect for entertaining. Custom kitchen features high end appliance package, butcher block center island with seating, brushed granite counters, exquisite cabinetry with all the bells and whistles, wet bar with insta-hot, warming and microwave drawers, butler pantries, and home office space. Sunny eating area is large and adjoins special brick/tile terraces for outdoor entertaining. Well planned mud room gives room to the pups, provides ample storage and convenient to the kennel and parking gallery. Upstairs is the owner's suite complete with finely appointed tile bathroom, walk in closet, and balcony. Also found are an abundance of other well scaled bedrooms, private bathrooms updated nicely, multiple laundry spaces, craft room and a thought provoking Cheetah room. Multiple cable and Ethernet locations throughout the house. Au pair suite above garage provides additional living space for special guests. Finished lower level is a versatile space with yet another full bath. Don't miss this special opportunity to capture the lifestyle you deserve.