701 Cox Neck Road, New Castle, DE 19720-5701 $1,050,000

Beds/Baths: 10/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 6,225
Acreage: 5
Age:202 years
MLS#: DENC2062884
Subdivision: None Available


Nestled on five acres, this 1822 historic brick home stands as an enduring icon of elegance and charm. Its three-story facade, adorned with the timeless appeal of sturdy brickwork, commands attention with a dignified presence that has weathered the passage of time with grace. Stepping through the threshold, one is greeted by the grandeur of a bygone era . The spacious interior unfolds with a sense of historic significance, boasting five meticulously crafted bedrooms that bear witness to centuries of stories and memories. Each room offers a haven of comfort, and bathed in natural light streaming through the large windows. Throughout the home, the warmth of six working fireplaces invites cozy gatherings and intimate conversations, each hearth serving as a focal point for cherished moments shared with loved ones. The crackling flames cast a gentle glow across the rooms, enhancing the ambiance and inviting lingering conversations long into the night. Ascend the exquisite staircases, marveling at the craftsmanship that went into their creation. Each step is a testament to the artistry of a bygone era, offering a glimpse into the rich history of the home and the generations that have passed through its halls. Adorning every corner, state-of-the-art trim accents the home's architectural beauty, seamlessly blending the old with the new. From intricate crown moldings to meticulously crafted wainscoting, every detail has been thoughtfully curated to evoke a sense of timeless sophistication. Beneath your feet, gorgeous hardwood flooring spans the expanse of the home, its rich patina adding warmth and character to every room. With each step, the floorboards whisper tales of generations past, their enduring beauty a testament to the craftsmanship of yesteryear. In every aspect, the 1822 historic brick home stands as a true icon of architectural excellence, offering a rare opportunity to own a piece of history. It's not just a house; it's a timeless masterpiece, waiting to welcome you home. (Stay tuned for more details and photos.)

Taxes: $4,755
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


Hot Water Heating, Oil, Window Unit(s) Cooling, None, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, On Site Septic


Brick Exterior, Frame Exterior

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Public Elementary (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Southern Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 0.67 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K–5 Bear 3.15 mi
Lorewood Grove Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 4.14 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 0.88 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Middletown 3.76 mi

Private (2 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Red Lion Christian Academy Christian (no specific denomination) K–12 Bear 3.79 mi
Aquinas Academy Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Bear 4.41 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: Thyme Real Estate Co LLC , (302) 449-1422, kim@kimsimpsonrealtygroup.com

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Listing data as of 6/24/2024.

701 Cox Neck Road, New Castle, DE 19720-5701

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