116 W 5Th Street, New Castle, DE 19720-5075 $480,000

Beds/Baths: 3/2.0
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,145
Acreage: 0.11
Age:97 years
Style:
Traditional
MLS#: DENC2063378
Mobile#: 1452
Subdivision: Old New Castle
Design/Type:
Twin/Semi-Detached

Description

Welcome to this charming 3 bedroom, 2.0 bathroom home located in the Historic District of New Castle, DE. This Traditional style home spans 2.5 levels/stories and offers a unique blend of historic charm and modern amenities. Step inside to find a cozy living room with high ceilings and a wood-burning fireplace, perfect for cold winter nights. The dining room is just off the living room and kitchen. The kitchen boasts 42-inch cabinets, an island, gas cooking, eating area and ceramic tile floor. There is a convenient first-floor laundry area. The family room features a gas fireplace, creating a warm and inviting space for relaxation and access to the large, screened porch overlooking the rear yard. There is a full bath on the main level. Upstairs, you'll find the primary bedroom and 2 additional bedrooms, all with wood floors. The bonus room on the third floor offers endless possibilities as a bedroom, office, playroom, or studio. The second full bath is just off the primary bedroom. There are lots of windows and skylights throughout the house to bring in the natural light. Outside, enjoy the convenience of a 3 CAR DETACHED GARAGE - a rare find in Old New Castle. The exterior features sidewalks and street lights, adding to the historic charm of the neighborhood. Relax on the open porch at the entrance or the screened porch overlooking the spacious rear yard. With central A/C and forced air heating, this home is comfortable year-round. There is also an on-demand hot water heater. This home is located just a short walk from Battery Park and the Delaware River, tennis/pickleball courts, the library and numerous dining and shopping locations. Make your appointment today to see the many benefits this home has to offer.
Don't miss the opportunity to own a piece of history in the heart of New Castle. Schedule your showing today!

Living Room: 23 X 12 - Main
Dining Room: 14 X 11 - Main
Kitchen: 12 X 11 - Main
Breakfast Room: 10 X 10 - Main
Family Room: 18 X 15 - Main
Primary Bed: 15 X 11 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 14 X 11 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 12 X 9 - Upper 1
Bonus Room: 23 X 14 - Upper 2

Taxes: $2,435
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % 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

Features

Utilities
Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Natural Gas, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Main Floor Laundry

Garage/Parking
Detached Garage, Garage Door Opener, Detached Garage Spaces #: 3;

Interior
Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Skylight(s), Window Treatments, Wood Floors, Unfinished Basement, Fireplace - Glass Doors, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Wood Fireplace, Corner Fireplace

Exterior
Block Foundation, Vinyl Siding, Porch(es), Screened Porch/Deck, Sidewalks, Street Lights

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Public Elementary (11 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
New Castle Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 0.34 mi
Downie (Carrie) Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 0.58 mi
Castle Hills Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 1.47 mi
Charter School of New Castle Charter School of New Castle K–8 New Castle 1.74 mi
Wilmington Manor Elementary School Colonial School District K–8 New Castle 1.84 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 1.91 mi
The Colwyck Center Colonial School District Preschool New Castle 1.93 mi
Eisenberg (Harry O.) Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 2.12 mi
Pleasantville Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 3.12 mi
Richey Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.53 mi
Richardson Park Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.54 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Read (George) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 1.51 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 1.91 mi
McCullough (Calvin R. ) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 2.66 mi

Public High (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Penn (William) High School Colonial School District 9–12 New Castle 1.09 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 1.91 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9–12 Wilmington 4.35 mi
Conrad Schools of Science Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 4.68 mi

Private (5 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St Peter Catholic School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 New Castle 0.29 mi
Harvest Christain Academy Wilmington Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 New Castle 0.49 mi
Delaware Valley Classical School Christian (no specific denomination) K–12 New Castle 0.77 mi
Delaware Christian Academy Baptist Preschool–8 New Castle 0.78 mi
Fairwinds Christian School Baptist Preschool–12 Bear 4.33 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.

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Education

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: Patterson-Schwartz-Newark , (302) 733-7000, realinfo@psre.com

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Listing data as of 7/15/2024.

116 W 5Th Street, New Castle, DE 19720-5075

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