239 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809-3163 $325,000

Beds/Baths: 4/3
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,500
Acreage: 0.82
Age:129 years
Style:
Colonial
MLS#: DENC337886
Subdivision: None Available
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

This 128 year old stately historic stone home is waiting for it~s beauty to be re-exposed. Do you have vision? This home and property needs your loving touch- there is beauty beneath the overgrowth and dust. Picture this stone house restored and brought back to it~s glory with a front porch overlooking the spacious front yard. Enter through an old wooden door into a grand living room complete with two fireplaces, bookcases and a old door that leads into the dining room with yet another fireplace. Original wide plank wood floors, beautiful old woodwork and original hardware are just a few examples of what is waiting to be revealed. The sunny enclosed porch with it~s brick floor and many windows and an adjoining kitchen complete the first floor. Upstairs you~ll find the same beauty just waiting to be restored to it~s original elegance. To the rear of the house, there~s a second building that houses a two car garage, and a renovated two bedroom apartment. The two bedroom has already been restored and is ready for a tenant, or use it as a place for you to reside while you work on the big house. The grounds are lovely, the old stone house could be beautiful. There~s so much potential. It is zoned non conforming, so the possibilities are almost limitless. Public water, public sewer and gas are available. It~s a gem in the rough. What~s your vision?

Taxes: $4,285
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Brandywine

Features

Utilities
Heat Pump(s), Natural Gas, Central A/C, Natural Gas, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, 200+ Amp Service, Upper Floor Laundry

Garage/Parking
Attached Garage, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Oversized, Asphalt Driveway, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Interior
Attic, Chair Railings, Dining Area, Exposed Beams, Floor Plan - Traditional, Unfinished Basement, Walkout Level Basement, Ceramic Tile Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Vinyl Flooring, Wood Flooring, Brick Fireplace, 2 Story Ceilings, Plaster Walls

Exterior
Architectural Shingle Roof, Stone Exterior, Street Lights

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Public Elementary (26 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Mount Pleasant Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 0.87 mi
Harlan (David W. ) Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 1 mi
East Side Charter School East Side Charter School Preschool-8 Wilmington 1.22 mi
Carrcroft Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 1.55 mi
Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School Thomas A. Edison Charter School K-8 Wilmington 1.68 mi
Lombardy Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 1.87 mi
Shortlidge (Evan G.) Academy Red Clay Consolidated School District K-2 Wilmington 2.01 mi
Warner Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District 3-5 Wilmington 2.05 mi
Stubbs (Frederick Douglass) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Wilmington 2.18 mi
Kuumba Academy Charter School Kuumba Academy Charter School K-6 Wilmington 2.19 mi
Academia Antonia Alonso K-2 Wilmington 2.19 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-12 Wilmington 2.29 mi
First State Montessori Academy K-7 Wilmington 2.35 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Christina School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 2.49 mi
Lewis (William C.) Dual Language Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 2.78 mi
Maple Lane Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Claymont 2.8 mi
Forwood Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 2.87 mi
Highlands Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 2.88 mi
Elbert Palmer Elementary School Christina School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 2.92 mi
Claymont Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Claymont 3.63 mi
Pulaski (Casimir) Elementary School Christina School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 3.72 mi
Hanby Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 3.78 mi
Charles W Bush School Brandywine School District Preschool-K Wilmington 3.78 mi
Lancashire Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 4.07 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 4.86 mi
Baltz (Austin D.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 4.99 mi

Public Middle (13 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
East Side Charter School East Side Charter School Preschool-8 Wilmington 1.22 mi
Dupont (Pierre S.) Middle School Brandywine School District 6-8 Wilmington 1.24 mi
Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School Thomas A. Edison Charter School K-8 Wilmington 1.68 mi
Prestige Academy Prestige Academy 5-8 Wilmington 2.11 mi
Great Oaks Charter School 6-8 Wilmington 2.19 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-12 Wilmington 2.29 mi
First State Montessori Academy K-7 Wilmington 2.35 mi
Springer Middle School Brandywine School District 6-8 Wilmington 2.88 mi
Bayard Middle School Christina School District 6-8 Wilmington 3.53 mi
Dupont (Alexis I.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Wilmington 3.85 mi
Talley Middle School Brandywine School District 6-8 Wilmington 4.43 mi
Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.48 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 4.86 mi

Public High (12 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Mount Pleasant High School Brandywine School District 9-12 Wilmington 0.54 mi
Howard High School Of Technology New Castle County Votech School District 9-12 Wilmington 2.17 mi
Freire Charter School 8-11 Wilmington 2.18 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-12 Wilmington 2.29 mi
Brandywine High School Brandywine School District 9-12 Wilmington 2.38 mi
Sarah Pyle Academy Christina School District 9-12 Wilmington 2.59 mi
Concord High School Brandywine School District 9-12 Wilmington 4.43 mi
Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.48 mi
Charter School Of Wilmington Charter School Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 4.48 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 4.86 mi
Dupont (Alexis I.) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9-12 Wilmington 4.9 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9-12 Wilmington 4.98 mi

Private (21 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Beacon Of Hope Day Care Preschool-1 Wilmington 0.73 mi
Faith Preschool And Child Care Preschool-K Wilmington 1.17 mi
Urban Promise School Preschool-6 Wilmington 1.55 mi
Sharon Temple Adventist Elementary School K-8 Wilmington 1.91 mi
Concord Preschool And Childcare Preschool-K Wilmington 2 mi
Wilmington Friends School Preschool-12 Wilmington 2.1 mi
Astra Zeneca Child Development Center Preschool-K Wilmington 2.15 mi
St Michael's School And Nursery Inc Preschool-2 Wilmington 2.53 mi
Montessori Learning Centre Preschool-K Wilmington 2.62 mi
Wilmington Montessori School Preschool-6 Wilmington 3.07 mi
Educational Enrichment Center Inc Preschool-Preschool Wilmington 3.15 mi
Tower Hill School Preschool-12 Wilmington 3.49 mi
Brandywine Valley Christian Preschool - Wilmington 3.52 mi
Zion Early Education Center Preschool-K Wilmington 3.69 mi
Harvest Christian Academy - Wilmington Preschool-7 Wilmington 3.73 mi
Albert Einstein Academy K-5 Wilmington 3.82 mi
Kinder Care Learning Center Naamans Preschool-Preschool Wilmington 4.07 mi
Concord Christian Academy Preschool-12 Wilmington 4.16 mi
High Road School Of Delaware 4-12 Wilmington 4.24 mi
The Pilot School K-8 Wilmington 4.3 mi
Children S House Montessori Preschool-K Wilmington 4.39 mi

Catholic (14 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Immaculate Heart Of Mary Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 1.13 mi
Salesianum School Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 2.11 mi
Ursuline Academy Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-12 Wilmington 2.64 mi
St Peter Cathedral School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.74 mi
St Mary Magdalen School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.76 mi
St Ann School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.79 mi
St Edmond's Academy Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.91 mi
Padua Academy Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 2.95 mi
St Anthony School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 3.11 mi
Nativity Preparatory School Of Wilmington Diocese Of Wilmington 5-8 Wilmington 3.53 mi
St. Elizabeth High School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-12 Wilmington 3.8 mi
St Elizabeth Elementary School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-6 Wilmington 3.8 mi
Archmere Academy Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Claymont 4.01 mi
All Saints Catholic School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 4.95 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Wilmington(19809), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 15,620
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 23
  • Average salary of people in this community: $62,965
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): -0.36%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 2,002
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.29
  • Households w/ Children: 26%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 4,247 (64.9%)
  • Rented: 1,823 (27.9%)
  • Vacant: 471 (7.2%)
  • Total: 6,541

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: 13,999
Households: 6,070
Median Age: 41.68

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.

Temperature

Weather Risk

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: 1.6%
  • Some High School: 3.7%
  • High School Graduate: 30.3%
  • Some College: 20.5%
  • Associate Degree: 6.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 23.3%
  • Graduate Degree: 14.0%

Workforce

  • White Collar: 71%
  • Blue Collar: 29%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $68,731

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

Crime

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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239 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809-3163

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