19-21 The Strand, New Castle, DE 19720-0 $1,079,000

Beds/Baths: 4/3
Interior Sq. Ft: 4,095
Acreage: 1.08
Age:194 years
MLS#: DENC2060016
Subdivision: Old New Castle


Welcome to 19-21 The Strand, where old meets new. Circa 1870, this detached mostly brick colonial known as the Deakyne House underwent major renovations in the late 1990's with no detail spared! From the front door, enter into the foyer with elegant staircase, leading into the formal living room featuring gas fireplace with marble surround, marble hearth, period wooden mantle, custom book cases, random width pine floors. You pass through the large formal dining room and into the 1990's addition featuring a large well appointed kitchen with panoramic water views of the Delaware River and the professionally designed formal garden. The gourmet kitchen offers two ovens, one cooktop, dishwasher, large refrigerator, two sinks,, (one double, and one single), granite countertops, custom cabinetry, beautifully crafted stone and brick gas fireplace, and random width pine floors. A full, tiled bath completes the first floor. The rear set of steps wrapping around the exposed stone and brick fireplace lead down to the finished basement and and up to primary suite. The primary suite offers panoramic views river and magnificent gardens, featuring a third gas fireplace, exposed doweled beams, random width pine floors, sitting room, and bedroom area. There is a large walk in closet and a large tiled bathroom with shower. The second bedroom toward the front of the home complete the 2nd floor. The third floor offers 2 additional bedrooms and a third full bathroom. The front section of basement houses the laundry and all systems, HVAC, and circuity breaker electric panel and room for additional storage. The finished section of the basement (family room) features a fourth gas fireplace with raised brick hearth, tile floors, outside entrance with brick set of steps leading to a large brick patio. The bonus room/office, and a utility/wet bar complete the finished section of the basement. Perfect home for entertaining or just relax and watch the activity on the river. You must see this home to truly appreciate the attention to detail. Schedule your tour today and enjoy all this historic river town has to offer.

Bedroom 3: 11 X 11 - Upper 2
Bedroom 4: 10 X 11 - Upper 2
Bathroom 3: 6 X 6 - Upper 2
Bedroom 2: 14 X 15 - Upper 1
Primary Bed: 19 X 11 - Upper 1
Primary Bath: 9 X 11 - Upper 1
Other: 6 X 13 - Upper 1
Sitting Room: 17 X 15 - Upper 1
Foyer: Main
Living Room: 26 X 14 - Main
Dining Room: 16 X 16 - Main
Kitchen: 17 X 17 - Main
Other: 6 X 17 - Main
Family Room: 16 X 14 - Lower 1
Utility Room: 5 X 16 - Lower 1
Bonus Room: 16 X 11 - Lower 1
Taxes: $6,617
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Colonial
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


Water Oriented: Yes; Water Front: Yes; Water Access: Yes; Water Body Name: Delaware River; Water Body Type: River; Navigable: Yes;

Hot Water Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Basement Laundry

On Street

Built-Ins, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Exposed Beams, Additional Stairway, Full Basement, Improved Basement, , Outside Entrance Basement, Partially Finished Basement, Basement Walkout Stairs, Basement Windows, Basement Workshop, Hardwood Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Brick Fireplace, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Mantel(s), Marble Fireplace, Stone Fireplace,

Stone Foundation, Brick Exterior, Wood Siding, Brick Porch/Deck, Patio(s), Other

Irregular Lot, Landscaping, River, Garden/Lawn View, Panoramic View, River View, Fully Fenced

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Public Elementary (11 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
New Castle Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 0.65 mi
Downie (Carrie) Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 0.93 mi
Castle Hills Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 1.61 mi
Charter School of New Castle Charter School of New Castle K–8 New Castle 1.61 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 1.95 mi
The Colwyck Center Colonial School District Preschool New Castle 1.98 mi
Wilmington Manor Elementary School Colonial School District K–8 New Castle 2.1 mi
Eisenberg (Harry O.) Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 2.17 mi
Pleasantville Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 3.48 mi
Richardson Park Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.75 mi
Richey Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.79 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Read (George) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 1.82 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 1.95 mi
McCullough (Calvin R. ) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 2.72 mi

Public High (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Penn (William) High School Colonial School District 9–12 New Castle 1.44 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 1.95 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9–12 Wilmington 4.53 mi
Conrad Schools of Science Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 4.91 mi

Private (5 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St Peter Catholic School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 New Castle 0.36 mi
Harvest Christain Academy Wilmington Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 New Castle 0.83 mi
Delaware Valley Classical School Christian (no specific denomination) K–12 New Castle 1.12 mi
Delaware Christian Academy Baptist Preschool–8 New Castle 1.13 mi
Fairwinds Christian School Baptist Preschool–12 Bear 4.64 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: Curt Scully Realty Company , (302) 322-1894, curtscullyrealty1@msn.com

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Listing data as of 5/29/2024.

19-21 The Strand, New Castle, DE 19720-0

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