1724 Wawaset Street, Wilmington, DE 19806-2131 $285,000

Beds/Baths: 2/1
Interior Sq. Ft: 875
Acreage: 0.03
Age:69 years
Style:
AirLite
MLS#: DENC2010326
Subdivision: Forty Acres
Design/Type:
Interior Row/Townhouse

Description

Enjoy extraordinary park-side living in this handsome two-bedroom, one-bathroom brick townhouse with private outdoor space in sought-after Forty Acres. A charming covered porch greets you in this lovely 875-square-foot home overlooking the leafy treetops along the Brandywine. Inside, hardwood floors, exposed brick, and tall ceilings dotted with recessed lighting create a warm and welcoming ambiance in the living room. The eat-in kitchen offers excellent cabinet space, granite countertops, a long breakfast bar and full-size appliances, including a dishwasher and built-in microwave. Enjoy a sunny dining area, or step onto the spacious paver patio for al fresco meals alongside a convenient storage barn. Upstairs, two large bedrooms include bright windows and roomy closets, and the windowed bath features granite floors and a large, jetted tub/shower. This home's full-height basement offers a side-by-side washer-dryer, utility sink, abundant storage space and a large workshop area. From this location on a peaceful street, you'll enjoy plenty of street parking in this wonderful Wilmington home. Voted No. 1 in Niche's Best Neighborhoods to Buy a House in Wilmington rankings, Forty Acres is surrounded by sprawling open space and fantastic Trolley Square attractions. Adjacent Wilmington State Parks feature outstanding trails, playgrounds, picnic areas, a zoo and a dog park. Amazing shopping, dining and nightlife venues line the nearby blocks, and downtown Wilmington, the train station and I-95 are all within easy reach. Open House Sunday, November 14 from 1-3pm

Taxes: $2,974
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Red Clay Consolidated
High School: John Dickinson

Features

Utilities
90% Forced Air, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Basement Laundry

Garage/Parking
On Street

Interior
Full Basement, Outside Entrance Basement, Basement Shelving, Basement Walkout Stairs, Wood Flooring, Vaulted Ceilings, Accessibility - 2+ Access Exits

Exterior
Stone Foundation, Flat Roof, Brick Exterior, Patio(s), Porch(es)

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Public Elementary (30 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Highlands Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 0.34 mi
Warner Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District 3–5 Wilmington 0.6 mi
Lewis (William C.) Dual Language Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 0.81 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District 2–12 Wilmington 0.85 mi
Shortlidge (Evan G.) Academy Red Clay Consolidated School District K–2 Wilmington 0.99 mi
Kuumba Academy Charter School Kuumba Academy Charter School K–8 Wilmington 1.29 mi
First State Montessori Academy First State Montessori Academy K–8 Wilmington 1.35 mi
Stubbs (Frederick Douglass) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Wilmington 1.55 mi
Harlan (David W. ) Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 1.58 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Wilmington 1.63 mi
Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School K–8 Wilmington 1.68 mi
Pulaski (Casimir) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Wilmington 1.77 mi
Douglass School Christina School District 3–12 Wilmington 1.93 mi
East Side Charter School East Side Charter School K–8 Wilmington 2.07 mi
Lombardy Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 2.08 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 2.09 mi
Academia Antonia Alonso Academia Antonia Alonso K–5 Wilmington 2.12 mi
Elbert-Palmer Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Wilmington 2.31 mi
Baltz (Austin D.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 2.44 mi
Richardson Park Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 3.09 mi
Richardson Park Learning Center Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 3.11 mi
Mount Pleasant Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 3.43 mi
Carrcroft Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 3.59 mi
Marbrook Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 3.72 mi
Richey Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 3.94 mi
Forwood Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 4.27 mi
Hanby Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 4.48 mi
Bush (Charles W.) Pre-School Brandywine School District Preschool Wilmington 4.48 mi
Mote (Anna P.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.55 mi
Eisenberg (Harry O.) Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.91 mi

Public Middle (10 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District 2–12 Wilmington 0.85 mi
Great Oaks Charter School Great Oaks Charter School 6–9 Wilmington 1.29 mi
duPont (Alexis I.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Greenville 1.35 mi
Bayard Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Wilmington 1.37 mi
duPont (Pierre S.) Middle School Brandywine School District 6–8 Wilmington 1.44 mi
Douglass School Christina School District 3–12 Wilmington 1.93 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 2.09 mi
Springer Middle School Brandywine School District 6–8 Wilmington 3.25 mi
Gateway Lab School Gateway Lab School 3–8 Wilmington 3.64 mi
McCullough (Calvin R. ) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 4.36 mi

Public High (13 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District 2–12 Wilmington 0.85 mi
Freire Charter School Freire Charter School Wilmington 8–12 Wilmington 1.03 mi
Howard High School of Technology New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Wilmington 1.46 mi
Calloway (Cab) School of the Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 1.57 mi
Charter School of Wilmington Charter School of Wilmington 9–12 Wilmington 1.57 mi
Douglass School Christina School District 3–12 Wilmington 1.93 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 2.09 mi
duPont (Alexis I.) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9–12 Wilmington 2.48 mi
Mount Pleasant High School Brandywine School District 9–12 Wilmington 3.01 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9–12 Wilmington 3.05 mi
Brandywine High School Brandywine School District 9–12 Wilmington 3.38 mi
Conrad Schools of Science Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 3.46 mi
Delcastle Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Wilmington 4.32 mi

Private (25 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St Ann School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 0.21 mi
Ursuline Academy (Pk-12) Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Wilmington 0.62 mi
Salesianum School Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 0.64 mi
Wilmington Friends School Friends Preschool–12 Wilmington 0.69 mi
Padua Academy Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 0.7 mi
Tower Hill School Nonsectarian Preschool–12 Wilmington 0.93 mi
Sharon Temple Adventist School Seventh-Day Adventist 1–8 Wilmington 0.94 mi
St Peter Cathedral School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 1.31 mi
Harvest Christian Academy - Wilmington Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–6 Wilmington 1.32 mi
Nativity Preparatory School Of Wilmington Roman Catholic 5–8 Wilmington 1.37 mi
St Michaels School & Nursery Inc Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 1.52 mi
Urban Promise School Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–6 Wilmington 1.75 mi
High Road School Of Delaware Nonsectarian 4–12 Wilmington 1.9 mi
Maranatha Christian Academy Brethren Preschool–1 Wilmington 1.96 mi
Program For Rigor And Innovation In Education Nonsectarian 6–8 Wilmington 2.15 mi
Montessori Learning Centre Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 2.32 mi
St Mary Magdalen School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 2.33 mi
Concord Preschool And Childcare Presbyterian Preschool–K Wilmington 2.4 mi
Immaculate Heart Of Mary Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 2.61 mi
Faith Preschool & Child Care Presbyterian Preschool–K Wilmington 3.16 mi
Brandywine Valley Christian Presch Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–K Wilmington 3.16 mi
The Pilot School Nonsectarian K–8 Wilmington 4 mi
Serviam Girls Academy Roman Catholic 5–8 New Castle 4.33 mi
St Edmond's Academy Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 4.76 mi
Children S House Montessori Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 4.92 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Wilmington (19806), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 22
  • Average salary of people in this community: $73,507

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 5,090
  • Household Size (ppl): 1.86
  • Households w/ Children: 24%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 2,681 (45.1%)
  • Rented: 2,475 (41.6%)
  • Vacant: 795 (13.4%)
  • Total: 5,951

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: 9,930
Households: 5,156
Median Age: 40.30

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

Temperature

Education

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.3%
  • Some High School: 2.2%
  • High School Graduate: 12.8%
  • Some College: 13.2%
  • Associate Degree: 5.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 36.3%
  • Graduate Degree: 29.1%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $69,790

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: $672
  • One Bedroom: $1,025
  • Two Bedroom: $1,346
  • Three Bedroom: $1,720
  • Four Bedroom: $1,645

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1724 Wawaset Street, Wilmington, DE 19806-2131

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