53 Marble House Drive, Bear, DE 19701 $259,900

Beds/Baths: 3/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,850
Acreage: 0.08
Age:14 years
MLS#: 1002200406
Mobile#: 5925
Subdivision: Mansion Farms


A peaceful and tranquil setting highlights this impeccable 3 bedroom 2.5 bath two story quality RC Peoples built home in sought after Appoquinimink School District. Situated north of the canal in popular Mansion Farms mixed with both townhomes and single family homes where property values have increase year after year. This gorgeous home has outstanding curb appeal with an all brick front is situated on a quiet street and backs to dedicated open space with lots of mature trees for privacy. Upon entering the front door of this well designed home guests feel welcomed into a retreat that exudes both grace and style. Some of the amenities found are newly installed super high quality water resistant laminated floors in the kitchen, breakfast area, living room and dining room, vaulted ceilings and 9’ first floor ceilings that accentuates a stunning and open interior. Open and inviting living space leading to eat-in Kitchen with breakfast area, oak cabinetry, center island with breakfast ledge, flat cook top electric range, self cleaning oven, built-in microwave and dishwasher and stainless steel double sink. Master Bedroom has a vaulted ceiling, walk-in closet and a four piece luxurious owners bath with corner two person soaking tub, custom tiled shower and double vanity. All bedrooms are nice size with a 2nd floor full bath. This home sits on a quiet street and an outstanding fenced lot backing to community open space and does not back to another townhome. Mature evergreens provide shade and privacy while relaxing on the rear patio. Energy efficient gas heat, copper plumbing, Anderson windows, 1 car garage with opener with additional storage space and a full basement. Homeowners in the community love the community park with lots of play and fitness equipment. They also love the newly paved path from the entrance of the neighborhood to the entrance of Lums Pond State Park. Walk, run or bike right from your home to Park picnic tables, pavilions, fishing, canoeing at the pond, nature trails and bike trails. Refrigerator, washer and dryer and all window treatment are included.

Master Bed: 15 X 14 - Upper 1
Bedroom 1: 12 X 10 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 13 X 9 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 20 X 13 - Main
Dining Room: 12 X 11 - Main
Living Room: 15 X 14 - Main
Laundry: Main
Taxes: $1,952
Home Assoc: $150/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Appoquinimink


HOA: Yes; Fee Includes: Common Area Maintenance, Snow Removal;

Gas Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, 200+ Amp Service, Circuit Breakers, Main Floor Laundry, Cable TV

Attached Garage, Off Street, Other, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 1;

Butlers Pantry, CeilngFan(s), Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Island, Master Bath(s), Full Basement, Unfinished Basement, Fully Carpeted Flooring, 9'+ Ceilings, Cathedral Ceilings

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Shingle Roof, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Patio(s), Satellite Dish, Sidewalks, Street Lights

Front Yard, Level Lot, Rear Yard

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Public Elementary (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Bear 1.41 mi
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 1.69 mi
William Oberle Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Bear 3.25 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K-5 Bear 3.37 mi
Brader (Henry M.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 3.59 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 3.96 mi
Thomson Estates Elementary School Cecil County Public Schools Preschool-5 Elkton 4.1 mi
Holly Hall Elementary School Cecil County Public Schools Preschool-5 Elkton 4.94 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Hodgson (Paul M.) Vocational Technical High School New Castle County Votech School District 9-12 Newark 1.57 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9-12 Newark 3.12 mi

Private (10 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Cornerstone Early Education And Youth Center, Inc. Preschool-Preschool Bear 0.5 mi
Glasgow Chrisian Academy Preschool-8 Bear 0.61 mi
Caravel Academy Preschool-12 Bear 1.55 mi
Tender Loving Kare Academy Preschool-2 Newark 1.83 mi
Advoserv Ungrade-Ungrade Bear 1.91 mi
Lela Day School Preschool-Preschool Bear 2.32 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Preschool-12 Bear 3.44 mi
Tall Oaks Classical School K-12 Bear 3.44 mi
Super Kids Pre School & Kindergarten Preschool-K Newark 3.87 mi
Learning Express Academy K-8 Newark 4.88 mi

Catholic (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Aquinas Academy Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-12 Bear 1.97 mi
Christ The Teacher Catholic School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Newark 2.77 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Bear(19701), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 22,667
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 27
  • Average salary of people in this community: $50,327
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 2.98%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,483
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.74
  • Households w/ Children: 35%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 13%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,219 (75.2%)
  • Rented: 3,073 (20.6%)
  • Vacant: 617 (4.1%)
  • Total: 14,909

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: 39,472
Households: 14,292
Median Age: 38.91

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.


Weather Risk


The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index: 4 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.0%
  • Some High School: 4.7%
  • High School Graduate: 29.3%
  • Some College: 20.5%
  • Associate Degree: 8.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21.7%
  • Graduate Degree: 13.7%


  • White Collar: 27%
  • Blue Collar: 73%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $79,465

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: $845
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,211
  • Three Bedroom: $1,515
  • Four Bedroom: $1,686


The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime 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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