676 Southerness Drive, Townsend, DE 19734-3802 $349,900

Beds/Baths: 3/3
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,400
Acreage: 0.14
Age:3 years
MLS#: DENC494610
Subdivision: Legacy At Odessa National


Are you looking to retire in the MOT area? Welcome to 676 Southerness Drive in the sought after 55+ community of the Legacy at Odessa National in Townsend! This stunning 3 bed, 3 full bath two year young Pisa Torre ranch style home is bordered by the Odessa National Golf Course. The amenities include lawn care, snow removal and trash removal and are covered by a reasonable HOA fee that also brings access to the clubhouse, indoor exercise facility, outdoor tennis courts and a beautiful swimming pool. Monthly activities, energetic social events, exciting group outings and local activities are also available to keep you busy. A small quarterly fee will allow you to golf all year round right in your backyard! This home features a pillared front porch and an open floor plan with beautiful hardwood floors and tray ceilings as you enter the foyer. The gorgeous open floor kitchen features a large center island, 42-inch upgraded cabinets, granite counter tops, double sink, gas cooktop and stainless-steel appliances. The large master bedroom suite is conveniently located just off the living area and has a huge walk-in closet and its own en-suite bathroom with a double vanity and large stall shower. The living area is equipped with a gas fireplace and opens up to the kitchen and upgraded breakfast /sun room. You can find 2 bedrooms, a full bathroom, double car garage and a laundry room on the main level as you enter the foyer. The office that has the French glass doors can be easily converted into a third bedroom. The breakfast/sun room then opens to the upgraded enclosed trek porch/deck in the backyard with enough space for guests and family to enjoy the cool summer nights. The basement is fully finished with recess lighting throughout, as most of the home has. There are two unfinished areas connected to the finished basement that has plenty of room for storage. One of the unfinished areas has an egress window and can be converted into another bedroom. Close to Rt 1, I-95, Middletown shopping and an easy commute to the Delaware Beaches. There is an assumable mortgage package being offered with the sale of the home. Schedule your showing today!

Bedroom 2: 11 X 10 - Main
Bedroom 3: 12 X 9 - Main
Breakfast Room: 12 X 11 - Main
Basement: 26 X 23 - Lower 1
Taxes: $2,876
Home Assoc: $165/Monthly
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Community
School Dist: Appoquinimink


HOA: Yes; Amenities: Exercise Room, Fitness Center, Golf Club, Golf Course, Meeting Room, Swimming Pool, Tennis Courts; Fee Includes: Health Club, Lawn Maintenance, Pool(s), Trash, Snow Removal, Recreation Facility;

Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Instant Hot Water, Private Water, Public Sewer, 220 Volts, Main Floor Laundry

Attached Garage, Garage - Front Entry, Paved Driveway, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Breakfast Area, Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Kitchen/Living, Floor Plan - Open, Kitchen - Island, Full Basement, Heated Basement, Partially Finished Basement, Basement - Space For Rooms, Basement Sump Pump, Hardwood Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Tray Ceilings

Vinyl Siding, Porch(es), Screened Porch/Deck, Indoor Pool, Lap/Exercise Pool, Pool/Spa Combo

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Public Elementary (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Spring Meadow Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K-K Townsend 2.05 mi
Old State Elementary Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Townsend 2.13 mi
Townsend Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K-K Townsend 3 mi
Brick Mill Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Middletown 4.51 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Meredith (Everett) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6-8 Middletown 4.96 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Middletown High School Appoquinimink School District 9-12 Middletown 4.36 mi

Private (2 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St. Andrew's School 9-12 Middletown 3.68 mi
St Annes Episcopal School Preschool-8 Middletown 4.04 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Townsend(19734), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 9,032
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 31
  • Average salary of people in this community: $52,433
  • Closest Major Airport: Philadelphia International
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 19.75%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 179
  • Household Size (ppl): 3.04
  • Households w/ Children: 36%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 4,018 (83.8%)
  • Rented: 551 (11.5%)
  • Vacant: 228 (4.8%)
  • Total: 4,796

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: 13,952
Households: 4,569
Median Age: 39.63

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: 3 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.8%
  • Some High School: 6.1%
  • High School Graduate: 35.9%
  • Some College: 19.9%
  • Associate Degree: 5.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 20.4%
  • Graduate Degree: 9.0%


  • White Collar: 54%
  • Blue Collar: 46%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $87,046

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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676 Southerness Drive, Townsend, DE 19734-3802

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