511 Florence Fields Lane, New Castle, DE 19720-8752 $542,500

Open House: Sun, Apr 28, 12:00PM-2:00PM
Beds/Baths: 4/3.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,100
Acreage: 0.15
Age:18 years
MLS#: DENC2057766
Subdivision: Bayview Manor Ii


Introducing 511 Florence Fields Lane in the desirable, conveniently-located Bayview Manor II community in New Castle. This well-maintained and often-upgraded colonial-style home features over 2,100 SF of living space, 350+ SF in the newly-added screened porch and add'l space in the partially finished basement that includes a full bathroom, plenty of storage and walk-out access via bilco doors. Upon entering the home, note the recently renovated stonework on the front walkway and entryway and the two-story foyer that draws in wonderful natural light. The main level shows off an abundance of space including a formal dining room w/ tray ceiling, large living room, separate den, stunning kitchen, powder room, sun/breakfast room and access to the expansive screened porch featuring trex decking and electricity. The kitchen includes a granite island & granite backsplash while the formal dining room shows off its tray ceiling and crown molding. The second level, featuring 4 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms is highlighted by the cathedral ceilings in the owner's suite and a owner's suite full bath that includes both a large shower stall and a soaking tub w/ whirlpool jets. Note that 8x10 walk-in closet in the owner's suite! This home has been meticulously improved and updated by the homeowners. Recent upgrades/improvements to the home include: new roof (2019) w/ transferrable warranty, addition of screened porch (2019), new deck (2019), central A/C (2021), new heating system/furnace (2022), new hardwood floors (2020), new hot water heater (2019), new sump pump (2024), new Bosch dishwasher, and new Kohler one-flush toilets. Some shutters and doors have been replaced as well. The partially finished walk-out basement provides great flexibility as a potential work space, entertainment area, home gym or extra sleeping quarters for guests - and the addition of a full bathroom in the basement allows for great convenience & flexibility. The outdoor space includes a storage shed, gazebo, and garden area as well as a privacy fence behind the home and mature arborvitae trees on the side of the home. Additional features include a newer water filtration system, gutter guards & recessed lighting. Bayview Manor II is a sought-after community due to its tree-lined streets, quiet setting, and convenient location close to major travel routes and both the New Castle and PHL airports. NOTE: Seller had full home inspection completed on 3-27-24. Radon & WDI reports are passing & zero 'major' inspection issues identifed by Pro-Spect.

Bedroom 1: Upper 1
Bedroom 2: Upper 1
Bedroom 3: Upper 1
Bedroom 4: Upper 1
Bathroom 2: Upper 1
Bathroom 3: Upper 1
Bathroom 1: Upper 1
Kitchen: Main
Family Room: Main
Living Room: Main
Foyer: Main
Screened Porch: Main
Sun/Florida Room: Main
Half Bath: Main
Full Bath: Lower 1
Basement: Lower 1
Bonus Room: Lower 1
Hobby Room: Lower 1
Storage Room: Lower 1

Taxes: $2,834
Home Assoc: $175/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.25 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Colonial
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


HOA: Yes;

Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - 60+ Gallon Tank, Public Water, Public Sewer, Main Floor Laundry, Electric Available, Natural Gas Available, Under Ground Utilities

Attached Garage, Driveway, On Street, Additional Storage Area, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Front Entry, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Traditional, Basement Connecting Stairway, Heated Basement, Improved Basement, Interior Access Basement, Outside Entrance Basement, Partially Finished Basement, Carpet Flooring, Concrete Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, , Partially Carpeted Flooring, Stone Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Non-Functioning Fireplace, 2 Story Ceilings, 9'+ Ceilings, Cathedral Ceilings, Vaulted Ceilings, Accessibility - 2+ Access Exits, Atrium Windows, Window Screens, Skylights, Storm Windows, Sliding Glass Doors, Storm Doors, Intercom

Block Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Aluminum Siding, Stone Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Brick Porch/Deck, Deck(s), Porch(es), Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Other, Sidewalks, Chimney Cap(s), Gutter System

Front Yard, Landscaping, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Trees/Wooded, Middle Of Block, Garden/Lawn View, Street View, Trees/Woods View

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Public Elementary (17 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Pleasantville Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 2.21 mi
Downie (Carrie) Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 3.01 mi
Jones (Albert H.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.2 mi
New Castle Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 3.21 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.45 mi
Academia Antonia Alonso Academia Antonia Alonso K–6 Newark 3.54 mi
Marshall (Thurgood) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.54 mi
Wilmington Manor Elementary School Colonial School District K–8 New Castle 3.8 mi
Castle Hills Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.13 mi
Oberle (William) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Bear 4.37 mi
Gallaher (Robert S.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.45 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K–5 Bear 4.46 mi
The Colwyck Center Colonial School District Preschool New Castle 4.75 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 4.76 mi
Charter School of New Castle Charter School of New Castle K–8 New Castle 4.87 mi
Eisenberg (Harry O.) Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.9 mi
Southern Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.92 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Read (George) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 3.32 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 4.76 mi
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 4.99 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Penn (William) High School Colonial School District 9–12 New Castle 2.87 mi
Christiana High School Christina School District 6–12 Newark 4.58 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 4.76 mi

Private (9 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Fairwinds Christian School Baptist Preschool–12 Bear 1.6 mi
Delaware Christian Academy Baptist Preschool–8 New Castle 2.83 mi
Delaware Valley Classical School Christian (no specific denomination) K–12 New Castle 2.83 mi
Harvest Christain Academy Wilmington Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 New Castle 3.06 mi
Learning Express Academy Nonsectarian K–8 Newark 3.45 mi
St Peter Catholic School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 New Castle 3.45 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Christian (no specific denomination) K–12 Bear 3.85 mi
Tutor Time Child Care Nonsectarian Preschool–K Newark 4.72 mi
Islamic Academy Of Delaware Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 4.99 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: $46,442

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,455
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.74
  • Households w/ Children: 63%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 14,648 (63.6%)
  • Rented: 6,799 (29.5%)
  • Vacant: 1,585 (6.9%)
  • Total: 23,032

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: 59,664
Households: 21,447
Median Age: 39.50

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.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 4.0%
  • Some High School: 7.8%
  • High School Graduate: 41.7%
  • Some College: 18.9%
  • Associate Degree: 6.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12.6%
  • Graduate Degree: 8.2%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $62,879

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: $986
  • One Bedroom: $917
  • Two Bedroom: $1,134
  • Three Bedroom: $1,355
  • Four Bedroom: $1,535

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Iron Valley Real Estate at The Beach , (302) 541-8787, sherricustodio@gmail.com

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511 Florence Fields Lane, New Castle, DE 19720-8752

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