251 Carlow Drive, Wilmington, DE 19808 $540,000

Open House: Sun, Dec 6, 1:00PM-3:00PM, In-Person
Beds/Baths: 3/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,484
Acreage: 0.16
Age:3 years
Style:
Cape Cod
MLS#: DENC512030
Mobile#: 2888
Subdivision: Milltown Village
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

The sellers have moved! All reasonable offers will be entertained. Located in one of Delaware's finest 55+ communities, this welcoming home boasts many "must-haves", including hardwood flooring throughout the main level, an upgraded kitchen with nook, a fabulous family room with fireplace, and a first floor master bedroom suite. Enter this home and immediately appreciate the stunning two-story staircase. The handsome formal living features hardwood flooring, crown molding, a front double window, and a side walk-in bay window! A chef's delight, the sunny open kitchen features 42" white cabinetry and includes two glass-front cabinets; soft-close drawers; a double stainless steel sink with an upgraded pull-out faucet; a raised breakfast bar that can accommodate four bar stools; a large double-door pantry with Closet by Design organizers and electric for a wine fridge; a roomy breakfast nook with another walk-in bay window; and plenty of recessed lighting. Two ceiling outlets are already in place for the pendant lights of your choice! The family room opens to the kitchen, the breakfast nook and the living room. It features 11' ceilings, a 3' bump-out from the original plan, and a sliding glass door with two stationary side glass panels that include a large transom window above. This wall of windows makes this is a bright, light, and airy room. Cozy up in front of the focal-point gas fireplace with wood mantel on those chilly winter nights! A pretty powder room is located on the main level and includes a pedestal sink and an oval window with a custom plantation shutter. The main level also offers a generously sized laundry room with a window, lots of cabinetry, and counter. The serene first floor master bedroom suite boasts a 3' bump-out, a distinctive tray ceiling, upgraded neutral carpeting, four sizeable windows, and his-and-her walk in closets, plus a third closet for your extra items! All closets feature custom organizers from Closets by Design. "His" closet also features attic access. The relaxing master bath features a large double vanity, a water closet, and two linen closets. The oversized standing shower has bench seating. The second level offers a large loft area with upgraded neutral carpeting and a skylight. Let your imagination ponder the possibilities of this area - study or office, yoga studio, play or media room - your choice! The huge second bedroom features double windows, neutral upgraded carpeting, and a double closet with attic access. The third bedroom has two windows, upgraded neutral carpeting, a double closet, and attic access. The hall bath offers bright white cabinetry, 12x12 neutral tiling, a linen closet, and an open tub with tile surround and a light-lending transom above. Every window and slider in the home has blinds and the powder room offers a plantation shutter. The unfinished lower level features an egress window and is just waiting for your finishing touches. The spacious 2-car garage completes this great home. This premier home features lots of recessed lighting; ceiling outlets in all bedrooms and the family room for fans or lights; wide baseboard molding; lots of crown molding; a security system; soft-close kitchen cabinet doors; and a pantry outlet for a wine refrigerator. Milltown Village residents can take advantage of the wonderful community clubhouse, for which home owners are given a code. The club house includes a billiard room, small gym, and an events room which offers a sink, refrigerator, and dishwasher (available for home owners to rent). The award-winning Milltown Village 55+ community enjoys a central location with easy access to shopping, dining, fitness facilities, the public library, and a walking trail that is exclusive to residents. This brag-worthy home has been lovingly maintained and carefully detailed. Start making your memories now! Visit this home virtually: http://www.vht.com/434116217/IDXS

Great Room: 17 X 14 - Main
Kitchen: 15 X 12 - Main
Breakfast Room: 9 X 12 - Main
Dining Room: 9 X 13 - Main
Primary Bed: 15 X 17 - Main
Bedroom 2: 11 X 13 - Upper 1
Loft: 10 X 19 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 15 X 16 - Upper 1
Taxes: $3,608
Home Assoc: $203/Monthly
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Red Clay Consolidated
Elem. School: Heritage Mid. School: Skyline High School: John Dickinson

Features

Community
HOA: Yes; Fee Includes: Common Area Maintenance, Lawn Maintenance, Snow Removal, Trash;

Utilities
Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Main Floor Laundry, Cable TV, Under Ground Utilities

Garage/Parking
Attached Garage, Garage - Front Entry, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Interior
Attic, Breakfast Area, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Entry Level Bedroom, Full Basement, Carpet Flooring, Ceramic Tile Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Vinyl Flooring, Fireplace - Glass Doors, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Mantel(s), Security System

Exterior
Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Aluminum Siding, Stucco Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Bump-outs, Sidewalks, Street Lights

Lot
Level Lot, Black Top Road

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Public Elementary (22 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Heritage Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 0.45 mi
Wilson (Etta J.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 0.87 mi
Forest Oak Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Newark 0.96 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–12 Newark 1 mi
Linden Hill Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 1.13 mi
Las Americas ASPIRA Academy Las Americas Aspira Academy K–8 Newark 2.15 mi
Gallaher (Robert S.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 2.6 mi
Maclary (R. Elisabeth) Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Newark 2.6 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–8 Wilmington 2.65 mi
Mote (Anna P.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 3.06 mi
Delaware School for the Deaf Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.09 mi
Brennen School (The) Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.17 mi
Smith (Jennie E.) Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Newark 3.2 mi
Christina Early Education Center Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.26 mi
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 3.59 mi
North Star Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 3.61 mi
Jones (Albert H.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.78 mi
Marbrook Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 3.89 mi
Brookside Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Newark 3.93 mi
Richey Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.42 mi
West Park Place Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.89 mi
Pleasantville Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.91 mi

Public Middle (10 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Skyline Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Wilmington 0.49 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–12 Newark 1 mi
Shue-Medill Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Newark 1.6 mi
Stanton Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Wilmington 2.13 mi
Delaware School for the Deaf Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.09 mi
Brennen School (The) Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.17 mi
Christina Early Education Center Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.26 mi
Kirk (George V.) Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Newark 3.31 mi
Gateway Lab School Gateway Lab School 3–8 Wilmington 4.08 mi
Gauger-Cobbs Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Newark 4.33 mi

Public High (11 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–12 Newark 1 mi
Dickinson (John) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 1.15 mi
McKean (Thomas) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 8–12 Wilmington 3.06 mi
Delaware School for the Deaf Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.09 mi
Brennen School (The) Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.17 mi
Design Thinking Academy Design Thinking Academy 9–12 Newark 3.24 mi
Christina Early Education Center Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.26 mi
Delcastle Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 8–12 Wilmington 3.45 mi
Newark High School Christina School District 9–12 Newark 3.62 mi
Christiana High School Christina School District 9–12 Newark 3.62 mi
Conrad Schools of Science Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 4.78 mi

Private (12 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St Mark's High School Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 0.5 mi
Developing Minds Preschool And Learning Center Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 1.6 mi
St John The Beloved School Roman Catholic K–8 Wilmington 2.16 mi
The Independence School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Newark 2.22 mi
Limestone Hills Day School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 2.33 mi
Tutor Time Child Care Nonsectarian Preschool–K Newark 2.39 mi
Wilmington Junior Academy Seventh-Day Adventist Preschool–8 Wilmington 2.66 mi
Islamic Academy Of Delaware Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 2.89 mi
The College School Nonsectarian 2–8 Newark 3.62 mi
The Hockessin Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Hockessin 4.2 mi
Wilmington Christian School Inc. Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Hockessin 4.38 mi
Newark Center For Creative Learning Nonsectarian K–8 Newark 4.72 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Wilmington (19808), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 24
  • Average salary of people in this community: $53,002

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 2,912
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.59
  • Households w/ Children: 57%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 12,183 (75.2%)
  • Rented: 3,215 (19.8%)
  • Vacant: 799 (4.9%)
  • Total: 16,197

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: 40,726
Households: 15,398
Median Age: 41.10

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

Education

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.1%
  • Some High School: 5.4%
  • High School Graduate: 29.6%
  • Some College: 17.9%
  • Associate Degree: 7.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22.4%
  • Graduate Degree: 15.5%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $70,601

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: $875
  • One Bedroom: $918
  • Two Bedroom: $1,083
  • Three Bedroom: $1,613
  • Four Bedroom: $1,615

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251 Carlow Drive, Wilmington, DE 19808

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