Gorgeous home on Gillespie Ave.! Charm and convenience reign in this smartly designed, meticulously maintained and ideally located townhome. Primely situated right off Rt. 1, walkable to Christiana Care, convenience store and food stop and within easy drive to major cities, this 3BRs/2~ bath home exudes a contemporary feel. Shrub-lined sidewalk leads to front porch with brass lanterns and black front door with transom window. Soaring 9-ft. ceilings invite one into tiled foyer, where sofa table could be catch-all for essentials along with closet and access to 1-car garage with extra-front storage. Subtle conversion to carpeting on main level, which is just beyond foyer. Easy-flow floorplan, from LR/FR to DR to kitchen is effortlessly navigable. Dramatic wainscoting around wall columns provides hint of room division between LR/FR and DR. LR features neutral tones and abundant space for couch, love seat, chairs and coffee table. Full wall exists for framed print or flat-screen TV. Open floorplan continues with DR beyond, offering room for china closet or dining armoire plus table. Kitchen is nestled in back of home where trace of whimsical elements emerges. Dusty coral paint adorns 2 accent walls while vibrant pendant lighting in similar shade brightens room. Oak cabinets and white Whirlpool appliances provide contrast and 5 recessed lights contribute to natural light that streams in through glass sliders that lead out to sizable fenced-in backyard. High-top table is currently here to take advantage of views to outside as well as promote contemporary vibe of home. Great floorplan dictates PR, with pedestal sink and same attractive flooring as kitchen, is still on this level but is tucked away 2 steps up on roomy landing. Hazelnut color carpeting adorns steps, hallway and all BRs. ~ wall overlooks staircase and opens up 2nd level hallway. 2 BRS are spacious with double windows, 1 BR features angled walk-in closet, while other BR has DD closet. Hall bath has oak cabinet vanity with huge mirror along with side mirrored cabinet and tub/shower combination. MBR is lavish and soothing with slate blue paint and double window in BR area plus double window in retreat area, relax and unwind! Unique glass and silver ceiling fan complements silver switch plates, such detail! Walk-in closet too! Master bath features his-and-hers sink with wide-rimmed mirror and tub/shower combination. Appreciate 2nd level laundry room. Home is all about value, beauty and location!