120 The Strand, New Castle, DE 19720-4828 $989,000

Beds/Baths: 5/3.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,725
Acreage: 0.52
Age:48 years
Style:
Colonial
MLS#: DENC526836
Subdivision: Old New Castle
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

Classic center hall colonial located at the end of The Strand in historic Old New Castle. Magnificent views of the Delaware River, Bull Hill Park, and the Delaware Memorial Bridge. Only 48 years young and built with the care and character of the vintage homes Old New Castle is known for including oversized windows take advantage of the panoramic views of the Delaware River. Slate entry foyer is flanked by the formal living room with fireplace to the right and on the left you will find the spacious dining room. A warm and inviting kitchen is a welcoming gathering place where guests will linger and the chef of the home will be inspired with tools such as a Wolf 6 burner range, SubZero refrigerator, microwave, warming drawer, and a walk in pantry. Counter seating for a quick meal or to watch the chef at work. A Butler’s pantry area with beverage fridge is perfect for everyday coffee bar or transformed into a serving bar when entertaining. Breakfast room is filled with natural light from the large windows and skylight. The family room can be found adjacent to the kitchen and features a bay window with gorgeous views and painted brick fireplace flanked by built-ins. Hardwood flooring can be found throughout most of the main floor. First floor main bedroom suite is a bonus for a colonial home. Large walk-in closet and nicely renovated full bath with stunning views of the Delaware Memorial Bridge. Upstairs you will find 4 generous sized bedrooms, a home office or 6th bedroom, and 2 full bathrooms. Enjoy the views of the river from the brick patio at the front of the house or opt for games and play in the large fenced in rear yard. Thoughtfully chosen plantings create a lovely landscaped oasis around the home. A brick paver driveway with room for several cars leads to an oversized 2 car garage. Brand new roof was installed May 2021. Enjoy a stroll down The Strand to Battery Park or opt for dining and entertainment downtown. Old New Castle is rich with history and a delight to walk through with cobblestone streets and historic buildings. Originally established in 1651 as Fort Casimir, Old New Castle is named a National Landmark Historic area. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to own a special home with exceptional views just steps from a picturesque, historic part of Delaware!

Bedroom 2: 13 X 15 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 19 X 11 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 13 X 14 - Upper 1
Bedroom 5: 12 X 13 - Upper 1
Office: 12 X 13 - Upper 1
Living Room: 20 X 15 - Main
Dining Room: 15 X 14 - Main
Kitchen: 18 X 15 - Main
Family Room: 21 X 17 - Main
Primary Bed: 16 X 15 - Main
Breakfast Room: 18 X 11 - Main
Recreation Room: 30 X 15 - Lower 1
Taxes: $7,633
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Colonial

Features

Water
Water Oriented: Yes; Water Front: No; Water Access: No; Water Body Name: Delaware River; Water Body Type: River; Navigable: No;

Utilities
Forced Air Heating, Oil, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, Lower Floor Laundry

Garage/Parking
Attached Garage, Driveway, Built In, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Interior
Breakfast Area, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Entry Level Bedroom, Family Room Off Kitchen, Outside Entrance Basement, Partial , Carpet Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Security System

Exterior
Shingle Roof, Brick Exterior, Patio(s)

Lot
Additional Lot(s), Front Yard, Landscaping, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), River, River View

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Public Elementary (13 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
New Castle Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 0.62 mi
Downie (Carrie) Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 0.92 mi
Charter School of New Castle Charter School of New Castle K–8 New Castle 1.4 mi
Castle Hills Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 1.44 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 1.75 mi
The Colwyck Center Colonial School District Preschool New Castle 1.78 mi
Eisenberg (Harry O.) Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 1.97 mi
Wilmington Manor Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 1.99 mi
Pleasantville Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 3.53 mi
Richardson Park Learning Center Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 4.56 mi
Richardson Park Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.59 mi
Richey Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.66 mi
Elbert-Palmer Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Wilmington 4.87 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 1.75 mi
Read (George) Middle School Colonial School District 6–9 New Castle 1.75 mi
McCullough (Calvin R. ) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 2.52 mi

Public High (5 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Penn (William) High School Colonial School District 9–12 New Castle 1.43 mi
The Wallace Wallin School Colonial School District 7–12 New Castle 1.59 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 1.75 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9–12 Wilmington 4.37 mi
Conrad Schools of Science Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 4.77 mi

Private (4 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St Peter Catholic School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 New Castle 0.31 mi
Delaware Christian Academy Baptist Preschool–8 New Castle 1.15 mi
Serviam Girls Academy Roman Catholic 5–8 New Castle 2.58 mi
Fairwinds Christian School Baptist Preschool–12 Bear 4.81 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for New Castle (19720), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 25
  • Average salary of people in this community: $44,729

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,496
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.81
  • Households w/ Children: 66%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 14,830 (64.1%)
  • Rented: 6,721 (29.1%)
  • Vacant: 1,573 (6.8%)
  • Total: 23,124

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 61,324
Households: 21,551
Median Age: 38.20

Climate and Weather

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Education

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 3.5%
  • Some High School: 8.1%
  • High School Graduate: 40.1%
  • Some College: 20.3%
  • Associate Degree: 7.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12.8%
  • Graduate Degree: 7.7%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $60,409

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Studio: $1,033
  • One Bedroom: $886
  • Two Bedroom: $1,115
  • Three Bedroom: $1,295
  • Four Bedroom: $1,460

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120 The Strand, New Castle, DE 19720-4828

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