954 Vandyke Greenspring Road, Townsend, DE 19734-9218 $304,900

Beds/Baths: 3/2
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,125
Acreage: 1.43
Age:50 years
MLS#: DENC498782
Subdivision: None Available


Looking for space, but still want to be close to shopping, restaurants & doctors, then come tour this renovated ranch home on 1.43 acres in Townsend! Beautifully landscaped and totally move in ready! From the minute you walk up the paved walkway to the inviting front porch, you will feel right at home. The mature landscaping boasts beautiful ornamental bushes, some flowering trees including a cherry blossom and evergreens along the sides of the property to offer some privacy all year long. Step inside and you will see great care went into renovating this lovely home. Living room and eat-in- Kitchen are open and spacious. High End Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring, completely waterproof, throughout entire house (12 mil thickness!). The kitchen has white cabinetry with crown moulding, pantry closet and island with room for a couple stools, so you can keep the cook company. Gleaming Black Pearl granite countertops, white subway tile black splash with beautiful decorative accent tile borders, deep single bowl sink with soap dispenser and all new Stainless Steel Appliances complete the look! The hall bath has a tub/shower combo with tile surround and double wide built-in shelf. The master suite has a stylish sliding door to the master bath which has an elegant walk-in shower with beautiful tile surround and built in shelves. On the side of the vanity you will find additional shelving for toiletries, linens, or all those extra rolls of toilet paper you may have on hand! Linen closet in hallway allows for extra storage. Wide baseboard & trim throughout. Two panel doors with lever handles, a beautiful front door with leaded glass insert. Everything is freshly painted with a subtle neutral tone from Sherwin-Williams. Sit out on your huge 20x16 deck and enjoy the great outdoors, or have friends and family gatherings all summer long. New deck railing & steps, as well as new railing and step treads on front porch give it great curb appeal! New Double Hung, Low E replacement windows throughout offer lots of natural light! New HVAC, new sand mound septic system is set way in the back of the property as to not hinder the enjoyment of your back yard! New lighting throughout. Seller installed a french drain and sump pump in basement for added protection to help keep it clean and dry!

Kitchen: 19 X 13 - Main
Living Room: 17 X 14 - Main
Bedroom 2: 12 X 10 - Main
Bedroom 3: 10 X 9 - Main
Taxes: $1,159
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Smyrna


Energy Star Heating System, Heat Pump(s), Electric, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, Sewer/Septic - Mound System, Basement Laundry


Attic, Floor Plan - Open, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Island, Recessed Lighting, Full Basement, Vinyl Flooring, Dry Wall, Double Pane Windows, Energy Efficient Windows, Low-E Windows, Replacement Windows, Window Screens, Double Hung Windows

Block Foundation, Shingle Roof, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Porch(es), Outbuilding(s)

Backs to Trees, Landscaping, Level Lot, Trees/Wooded

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Public Elementary (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Old State Elementary Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Townsend 4.24 mi
Townsend Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K-K Townsend 4.26 mi
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Providence Creek Academy Charter School K-8 Clayton 4.65 mi
Clayton Elementary School Smyrna School District K-4 Clayton 4.85 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Providence Creek Academy Charter School K-8 Clayton 4.65 mi
Smyrna Middle School Smyrna School District 7-8 Smyrna 4.76 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
First State Military Academy 9-12 Clayton 4.61 mi
Smyrna High School Smyrna School District 9-12 Smyrna 4.7 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Smyrna Christian School Preschool-8 Smyrna 4.88 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


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954 Vandyke Greenspring Road, Townsend, DE 19734-9218

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