105 Harmony Street, New Castle, DE 19720 $395,000

Beds/Baths: 4/2.1
Acreage: 0.1
Age:85 years
Style:
Colonial
MLS#: 6986391
Mobile#: 2207
Subdivision: Old New Castle
Design/Type:
3+Story/Semi-Detached

Description

Situated on one of the loveliest streets in Old New Castle's Historic District, this semi-detached four bedroom brick home exudes charm and offers an impeccably maintained residence. High ceilings, beautifully finished hardwood floors and a wood-burning fireplace surrounded by built-in bookcases greet you at its spacious entry living room, setting the tone for a home updated and pleasing at every turn. It boasts a formal dining room and a kitchen that is cheery, with newer appliances and a lovely pantry wall. Adjacent to the kitchen is a breakfast area and a conveniently located main level powder room. There is access to the rear gardens here and to a lovely screened-in porch, a perfect spot to entertain and enjoy garden views. A butterfly staircase joins the living room and the kitchen with the main stairs to the second story. Three bedrooms and a stunning full bath renovation grace the second level. One of the bedrooms ( presently used as a den ) opens to a lovely screened porch, where one can enjoy a river view. The third level is a true suite: a spacious bedroom with a full and updated bath. The present owners have made enormous improvements to this residence, including the paving of the shared driveway, custom fencing and beautiful landscaping. The full basement has been totally overhauled and improved. The home enjoys gas heat, central air-conditioning and the rare convenience of New Castle garages! Its owners have kept incredible records and the history of all updates and repairs are available for review. One-half block from the river, in the center of the city, this home truly offers a lifestyle as well as a residence. You'll have no concerns about flood insurance with this home. It sits outside the 100 and 500 year floodplains!! Take heed, all those searching for a special home, in a special place. This gem sits in a great community, one rich in charm and history, with cobblestone streets, museums, eateries and a pristine riverfront park steps away. This offer is truly a rare opportunity

Living Room: 13x25 - Main Level
Dining Room: 12x15 - Main Level
Kitchen: 10x12 - Main Level
Family Room:
brkfast: 7x8 - Main Level
Main Bed: 12x14 - Upper Level
Second Bed: 11x12 - Upper Level
Third Bed: 11x12 - Upper Level
Fourth Bed: 14x16 - Upper Level

Taxes: $1,816
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: N
School Dist: Colonial - New Castl

Features

Utilities
Gas Heating, Hot Water Heat, Central A/C, Hot Water - Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Lower Floor Laundry

Garage/Parking
2-CarGarage, Shared Parking

Interior
Cable TV Wired, Main Entrance - Living/Great Rm, Main BR - Full Bath, Sun/Florida Room, One Fireplace, Living/Great Room Fireplace, Finished Wood Flooring

Kitchen
Full (Not Eat-In), Built-In Dishwasher, Electric Cooking

Basement
Full, Unfinished

Exterior
Block/Brick Foundation, Pitched Roof, Brick Exterior, Porch, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Level Lot, Rear Yard, 2nd Garage

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Public Elementary (11 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
New Castle Elementary Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 0.57 mi
Family Foundations Academy Family Foundations Academy K-4 New Castle 0.77 mi
Downie (Carrie) Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 0.9 mi
Castle Hills Elementary School Colonial School District Preschool-5 New Castle 1.4 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool-12 New Castle 1.92 mi
Eisenberg (Harry O.) Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 1.98 mi
Wilmington Manor Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 2.04 mi
Pleasantville Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 3.43 mi
Richey Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 4.64 mi
Richardson Park Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 4.69 mi
Elbert-Palmer Elementary School Christina School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 4.97 mi

Public Middle (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Read (George) Middle School Colonial School District 6-8 New Castle 1.85 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool-12 New Castle 1.92 mi
Mccullough (Calvin R. ) Middle School Colonial School District 6-8 New Castle 2.59 mi
Conrad Schools Of Science Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.81 mi

Public High (5 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Penn (William) High School Colonial School District 9-12 New Castle 1.39 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool-12 New Castle 1.92 mi
Delaware Academy Of Public Safety And Security Delaware Academy Of Public Safety And Security 9-12 New Castle 2.21 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9-12 Wilmington 4.43 mi
Conrad Schools Of Science Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.81 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Fairwinds Christian School Preschool-12 Bear 4.66 mi

Catholic (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Peter Catholic School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 New Castle 0.24 mi
Serviam Girls Academy 5-8 New Castle 2.65 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for New Castle(19720), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 75,093
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 23
  • Average salary of people in this community: $52,328
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 1.24%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,614
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.72
  • Households w/ Children: 31%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 13%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 15,045 (65.6%)
  • Rented: 6,553 (28.6%)
  • Vacant: 1,325 (5.8%)
  • Total: 22,922

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: 59,891
Households: 21,598
Median Age: 37.94

Climate and Weather

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Education

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: 5.7%
  • Some High School: 10.5%
  • High School Graduate: 35.8%
  • Some College: 23.9%
  • Associate Degree: 6.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11.6%
  • Graduate Degree: 5.8%

Workforce

  • White Collar: 28%
  • Blue Collar: 72%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $54,318

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: $830
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,210
  • Three Bedroom: $1,502
  • Four Bedroom: $1,659

Crime

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