28 W South Street, Smyrna, DE 19977 $279,900

Open House: Sun, Jul 14, 1:00PM-3:00PM, In-Person
Beds/Baths: 4/1.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,948
Acreage: 0.06
Age:148 years
MLS#: DEKT2029512
Mobile#: 1541
Subdivision: None Available


Great convenient location for this historic home in the heart of downtown Smyrna! Walking distance to school, shopping, library & more. Features of this unique property include: Workshop or "mancave" with attached carport & cable ready, new hot water heater, newer rolled roof, reframed front door & new Pella windows(21 of 28 have been replaced). 2 fireplaces with 1 being Pellet stove(included), open kitchen with nice cabinets(not installed but included) & good sized living room & dining room both with original plank floors. Upper level has master bedroom with double closets, 3 additional bedrooms & full bathroom. This level also has retained original plank floors. There is a walk up attic with potential for 5th bedroom. House is registered as Historic Home with Duck Creek Historical Society. There are programs through Town of Smyrna, Kent County & State of Delaware for improvements/renovations to the outside of home. Contact information for Director of Planning provided upon request. There is also a separate lot next door that is included with the sale! Lots of possibilities for this charming home. Bring your savvy buyers looking for historic charm who don't mind doing some work to make it their OWN!

Living Room: 22 X 16 - Main
Dining Room: 16 X 12 - Main
Kitchen: 16 X 13 - Main
Primary Bed: 16 X 13 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 16 X 10 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 16 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 13 X 10 - Upper 1
Other: 19 X 15 - Upper 2
Workshop: 19 X 10

Taxes: $711
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Smyrna
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Ceiling Fan(s), Window Unit(s) Cooling, None, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Main Floor Laundry

Detached Carport, Off Street, Detached Carport Spaces #: 1;

Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Dining/Living, Dining Area, Pantry, Wainscotting, Stove - Pellet, Unfinished Basement

Block Foundation, Asbestos Exterior, Sidewalks

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Public Elementary (5 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Smyrna Elementary School Smyrna School District K–3 Smyrna 0.65 mi
Sunnyside Elementary School Smyrna School District K–4 Smyrna 1.05 mi
Clayton Elementary School Smyrna School District K–4 Clayton 1.06 mi
North Smyrna Elementary School Smyrna School District Preschool–3 Smyrna 1.12 mi
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Providence Creek Academy Charter School K–8 Clayton 1.65 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Moore (John Bassett) School Smyrna School District 4–6 Smyrna 0.92 mi
Smyrna Middle School Smyrna School District 7–8 Smyrna 1.05 mi
Clayton Intermediate School Smyrna School District 5–6 Clayton 1.98 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Smyrna High School Smyrna School District 9–12 Smyrna 0.96 mi
First State Military Academy First State Military Academy 9–12 Clayton 1.22 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Smyrna Christian School Church of Christ Preschool–8 Smyrna 1.87 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Smyrna (19977), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 31
  • Average salary of people in this community: $50,841

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 289
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.64
  • Households w/ Children: 65%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 6,766 (74.3%)
  • Rented: 1,858 (20.4%)
  • Vacant: 477 (5.2%)
  • Total: 9,101

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: 25,670
Households: 8,624
Median Age: 40.30

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.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 3.1%
  • Some High School: 7.4%
  • High School Graduate: 36.6%
  • Some College: 20.1%
  • Associate Degree: 9.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 17.3%
  • Graduate Degree: 5.9%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $72,618

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).

  • One Bedroom: $932
  • Two Bedroom: $951
  • Three Bedroom: $1,367
  • Four Bedroom: $1,519

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Listing data as of 7/12/2024.

28 W South Street, Smyrna, DE 19977

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