The median home value in New Castle, DE is $191,000.
the county median home value of $199,900.
The national median home value is $209,892.
The average price of homes sold in New Castle, DE is $191,000.
Approximately 65% of New Castle homes are owned,
compared to 29% rented, while
6% are vacant.
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Quite possibly the most exclusive property in Historic New Castle. Built in 1870, this exceptionally maintained and modernized federal-style townhouse is placed on a corner, .63 acre waterfront lot with 45 feet of private water-view frontage. Multiple private and semi-private outdoor living areas surround the main house which is even further secluded by a 6-car barn style garage. The interior of the home is ornately decorated with multiple fireplaces, chef's kitchen and preserved period trim-work. The main living area offers a bright and inviting open concept feel with delightful unobstructed views of the Delaware River. The private 4-room master suite is located on the second floor of the home and features a sitting room and 3-season room with wrap around windows overlooking spectacular water views. This one of a kind home is available for private showings for this once in a lifetime opportunity.
As you enter the home from the front stoop, you are greeted by a grand hallway with high ceilings and a gorgeous stairway to lead you up the levels beyond. A majority of the first floor flooring is wide planked white cedar -which has been recently restored. From the hallway enter into the living room, large and airy with plenty of wood trim details and a wood burning fireplace. From the living room or the hallway you can access the family room, another oversized room with a pink marble surround wood burning fireplace. Back thru the hallway will lead you to the dining room - this room really takes you back to an earlier era feel of proper dining. From the dining room you enter into the back of the home and the completely renovated kitchen complete with a Viking commercial stove, sub zero appliances and custom cabinetry and beautiful granite countertops. In the kitchen as well, is a back staircase that takes you directly up to the Master Suite. Off of the kitchen in the back of the home, is another small family room with a full bath ~ as it has its own entrance, this room could easily be a mother-in-law space. The staircase in the main hallway is truly its own work of art. Rise to the second floor, and take two steps up to the Master Suite, a wonderful space with a modern bath dressing area. Back to the hallway are two additional bedrooms both with wood burning fireplaces and more wood trim details abound. Completing the second floor is a kitchenette ~ keep as is or turn it into a bathroom and closet area for the adjacent bedroom. A hallway full bath serves the two bedrooms currently. The third level has two additional bedrooms, a full bath and storage area. Peek out the windows of these rooms to see a glimpse of the Delaware River. The home is surrounded by lovely gardens maintained in a European style. Have your breakfast or a nice glass of wine sitting outside on the brick patio in the comfortable greenery and gaze at the century old wrought iron gate. This home is truly a piece of history and its surrounding area takes you back to a different time. Amazing opportunity to own a home as historic as this.
Circa 1826 - spectacular brick detached colonial in the center of the historic district of Old New Castle. Entering into the grand hallway with spiral staircase you will notice the high ceilings and random width heart pine floors, as well as the beautiful moldings and trim work. On the first floor, you will find a formal living room with gas fireplace, a parlor with wood burning fireplace, a formal dining room again with a wood burning fireplace, and a powder room. Next you will find a butlers pantry/breakfast room with a second set of steps. The fully equipped kitchen has a Pella sliding glass door that leads to the amazing garden with established trees and perennials, a brick courtyard, and a gazebo. On the second floor you will find 4 bedrooms with wood burning fireplaces in each, and a full bath room. On the third floor you will find 2 additional bedrooms with another full bath. The lower level houses the laundry, a craft or hobby room, and a family room with a wet bar. This home shows pride of ownership!
Wonderful home with spectacular river views. This historic, water front home dates from the 1820's and features wood floors, high ceilings, original trimwork and 5 fireplaces. Updates include a custom kitchen with granite countertops open to the family area, a wall of windows to enhance the water views, central air conditioning and 2 full baths and 2 powder rooms. The living room and dining room feature a marble fireplace in each and the bedroom and 4th bedroom/sitting room on the 2nd floor have brick fireplaces. The walkout lower level has an office with a brick floor and a fireplace. Directly off the master bedroom is a screened porch where you can enjoy the sunrise and watch the boat traffic on the river. This is truly a home you don't want to miss. Owner is including a one year 2-10 warranty.
Below Market Value! Only a transfer makes this exceptional home in the desirable community of High Point at St. George available. This beautiful 4-bedroom, 4.1 bath home combines the best of traditional and contemporary styles from the brick fa~ade & ornamental turret of the exterior to the flowing open floor plan inside. The unique architectural features of this Lexington model show cases a 2-story foyer, turned stairs and a framed column defines the living and dining areas accented by crown molding and the distinct ceiling of the turret. There are hardwood floors throughout the main level and a wall of windows create seasonal views from the expansive open kitchen, sunroom and family room. The sweeping vaulted ceiling of the family room connects a second stair way leading to the master bedroom with a 4-piece ensuite and to your delight 3 closets! Need more space....there's a large finished basement w/full bath and loads of storage areas. Enjoy the outdoors at the community pool or entertain family and friends at home on the lavish stone patio that can accommodate a crowd. Conveniently located near major routes.
Welcome to 155 E 2nd St. located in the historic town of Old New Castle. This truly amazing residence has undergone a total renovation and is ready for the new owner to move in and enjoy. Set on a home site that offers breathtaking river views, classic old world character is matched with today~s modern amenities. Careful thought and planning were put into every detail, all inspired by a life-long resident of Old New Castle. Enter into the foyer, and you will immediately taken by the character offered in this home. The formal living room is enhanced by a gas fireplace, custom trim moldings and hardwood flooring. The formal dining room offers the ideal space for large dinner parties or intimate evening meals and features an exposed brick wall, custom trim moldings and recessed lighting. The rear of the home offers a new addition, which encompasses a kitchen and family room area enhanced by sweeping views of the Delaware River. The large custom kitchen is complete with new soft close cabinets, stone counters, custom lighting, Bosch appliances and a large island with bar seating that opens direct to the family room with beamed ceiling and wall of windows and French door framing the view. A brick paver patio is also featured and offers the perfect area for outdoor living in this better than perfect setting. The second level of the home offers three spacious bedrooms and an office. The rear bedroom is complete with balcony access and makes for an ideal guest room or second recreation room. The home office offers the perfect private getaway to read or complete the work day. A full tile bath and convenient laundry room are also featured on this level. The third level brings you to the owners~ suite, complete with a balcony overlooking the water and commanding views. A full tile owners bath offers dual sinks and a luxury shower. Additional storage is located in the lower level which offers high ceilings. This home has been meticulously renovated and features a tremendous amount of upgrades such as: all new windows, new HVAC, new staircases and all new electric and plumbing throughout. 155 E 2nd also includes a separate parcel increasing rear yard space, privacy and further enhancing the views. This picture-perfect home will be a place you~ll come home to and never want to leave, all set within the charming town of Old New Castle. Located within walking distance to boutique shops, restaurants recreation activities and much more, this is a definite must-see property and is sure to impress.
Completely renovated within 10 yrs. Detached, one of a kind colonial is located in the heart of Olde New Castle. Enter off the back patio into a huge gourmet kitchen with center island cooktop, granite countertops, custom made cabinets, built in pantry, and a raised hearth fireplace. Step down into the large living room with custom fireplace and lots of natural sunlight. Step up to the side entrance foyer with coat closet and powder room. Large one bedroom suite with full bath and an entrance off front porch complete the first floor. Would be excellent for in-law suite. The second floor consist of 2 large bedrooms with their own baths, custom walk in closets and laundry. The master suite has a deck with a view of the river, raised hearth fireplace, master bath with a jacuzzi tub, and a walk-in double shower. A sitting room could be used as a office complete the second floor. The third floor features a bedroom, sitting area, full bathroom, and a deck with a view of the river. Pine random width floors, solid wood doors with custom hardware throughout the home. Really nice mix of the original and the new. Full basement with walk out entrance and a French drain. Dual zone HVAC systems, Rinnai instant hot water system. Relax and enjoy the view from the front porch or any one of the rear decks. 2 off street parking spaces available. Tenant in place, need 24 hour notice to view home.
Stonum, a National Historic Landmark property was once the country home of George Read, Signer of the Declaration of Independence, Crown Attorney General, member of Delaware Assembly, Continental Congress, President of Delaware 1777, Judge of Admiralty, member of Constitutional Convention, U. S. Senator, Chief Justice of Supreme Court of Delaware 1793. Although Read had a house on the Strand, Stonum was his country house which reached down to the Delaware River. Frequent flooding of this marshland requiring constant repair of embankments; he sold the land in 1789 .The oldest section which was the original kitchen dates to 1730 (left side on back of house). The 9th St. front probably dates to prior to 1769 and once offered a view of the River (now seen from 3rd floor windows). A front porch is seen in a c. 1910 photo, being replaced in the 1930's by the present with block pillars. In 1850 the section to the right side of the back was added. The Historic American Building Survey report from 1936 found noteworthy original features including corner fireplaces, detailed woodwork, elegant mantles, 1 1/2" red pine flooring, a exterior wooden cornice and 9 over 9 windows on the facade. At some point in the mid 20th century, 3 apartments were created inside the house and the 9' doorway from the 1730 to the 1769 section was blocked off, as was the doorway with fanlight window leading to the main staircase (recently re-opened). Small kitchens and baths remain in the front section on the 1st and 2nd floor.
Historic property in the center of Old New Castle. The original section of this home dates to 1683 and William Penn slept here when he landed in New Castle. The Historic Commercial zoning allows a lot of flexibility in how you may want to use this property. Most recently this property was the home of Penns Place coffee shop and an artist co-op. You may choose to use as a spacious residence with 5 bedrooms and 3 and a half baths. You could also live here and use part of the home as a shop or office. Original features have been preserved. Lots of hardwoods, moldings, doors and hardware and several fireplaces. There is a secluded brick patio and detached, insulated 2 car garage. Seller is offering a $5,000 credit towards the installation of a kitchen. Schedule an appointment to see this home and explore the possibilities.
2 Plum Alley is a rare opportunity to own a stand-alone home in the historic district of one of America's most charming colonial towns. This river view cottage is perched on a knoll with mature perennial gardens and a pergola covered sitting area. From the Mahogany wood floors to spacious high ceilings with crown molding, this is easy, upscale living in historical surroundings at its best. The open great room includes your living and dining areas and the kitchen. There is also a half bath and large closet. Upstairs is the master bedroom with en suite bathroom and a door to the upper deck. From the master bedroom and the deck you have wonderful views of the Delaware River and the Delaware Memorial Bridge. The second bedroom also has a door to the upper deck. There is a 3rd bedroom, second full bath and the laundry area on the second floor. Outside is a bricked parking area and a private, brick patio that is covered by a pergola. Old New Castle is a beautiful small town that serves as Delaware's National Park with buildings, museums and origins back to the 1650's. Located midway between Washington DC and New York City, this is a great location, with low taxes and exceptional community services, thanks to the original William Penn Land Grant. Welcome your guests from out of town to your destination home where you can watch the sun or moon rise in the east reflecting warm light across the waters of the mighty Delaware River. Imagine yourself as the next caretaker of this charming cottage, living in the style and charm of a by-gone era. 2 Plum Alley is a way of living, not just a home.
Walk into this incredible home in Bayview Manor and see the pride the owners have taken in their time there. Enter into the two story foyer and see that it is flanked by a gorgeous hardwood floors and formal dining room, leading into the rest of the home. The spacious and open family room flows seamlessly with the kitchen and informal dining areas to keep the family together at all times. Only steps away you'll find a window-laden sunroom for quiet reading and coffee, or watching the kids playing in the fully fenced-in backyard. A wood burning fireplace and balcony overlook from the second floor solidify the family room as the stunning center point of this home. Continue exploring and you will find the first floor master bedroom, complete with walk in closet and full bathroom with separate tub and shower. A tray ceiling and extra tall windows add plenty of light and grandeur to your already wonderful master suite. The first floor is finished off with a dedicated laundry/mud room coming from the two car garage. On the second floor you'll find three large bedrooms and full bath for the rest of the family. Use one or all of them as a guest bedroom, office space, work out room or sitting room. The basement is what may make this home truly shine for you. An additional 1,000 sqft of beautiful living space adds an extra family room, modern full bath, full bar with functional sink, two separate offices, and an additional living room that the current owner has turned into a stellar home theater and entertainment area. Recently the owners spent 16k having the home sealed tight for energy efficiency cutting the homes energy bills in half. Come see it today, this amazing 3,000+ sqft home won't be around long!
This early Federal Style home was built in 1802 by John Aull and is part of three attached homes (47, 49, and 51) located on East Second Street, also known as ~Aull~s Row~. Mr. Aull lived in this home with his family for many years. The home is unique and known for its original wooden room dividers and exposed corner posts. This home is listed on the National Register of Historical Places and is located on one of the prettiest streets of Old New Castle. All of the utility wires on this street were buried underground and paid for by Oprah Winfrey during the filming of one of her movies in the late 1990~s. This home has been extremely well maintained and many of the upgrades were designed to preserve as much of the original characteristics of this home as possible. This home faces the Green and the side of the house faces the Read House back yard and garden, which is a quiet museum where the son of George Read Sr., one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence resided. The backyard faces a small piece of city owned property/parkland. The owners especially love the private views from every window. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 ~ baths. The four-season sun room on the first floor was used as a family room/den. The eat -in kitchen has handmade cabinets made of long leaf yellow pine and countertops made from Gunstock maple. Many of the floors of the home were original and/or replaced with old random width pine floors. There are two fireplaces one upstairs and one downstairs. The home has a fenced in backyard with a very private patio. Copper gutters and downspouts were installed on this home. All of the major systems have been updated recently including: a new Red Cedar shingle roof with a warranty - 2019; Chimney rebuilt above roofline- 2019; HVAC- 2014; Hot Water Heater- 2016; Aprillaire Central Humidifier- 2018; The home also has a Kenmore Central Vacuum System and ADT alarm system that it currently leased. Area amenities include cobblestone streets, quaint shops and restaurants including Jessop~s Tavern, a colonial themed restaurant specializing in Belgium Beer. It is also a very short walk to Battery Park overlooking the Delaware River. Old New Castle is part of the Delaware Greenway walking and biking pathways that connects to both the Wilmington Riverfront and Delaware City.
AMAZING RIVER VIEWS! Sit on the front porch and enjoy the views and watch the ships pass by. Built in 2016 this semi-detached home has all the modern amenities. Enter into the large living room which features hardwood floors and a gas fireplace, continue into the gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. Master bedroom suite with walk in closet and full bath overlooking the fenced in backyard. Enjoy the views of the meadow/open space from the back deck. Half bath and laundry facilities complete the first floor. 2nd levels features 2 bedrooms, with ample closet space and a full bath. 3rd floor could be used as a office or a 4th bedroom. All the modern conveniences within walking distance to the parks, shops and restaurants of Historic New Castle. All work done just sit back and enjoy all Old New Castle has to offer.
Old New Castle Charm says it all. Unbelievable craftsmanship, attention to detail, and history make this a show stopper. Commissioned and constructed in 1920, through several generations, this home has remained in one family...until now. Walking into this 3 story 2880 sq ft home, you'll be astounded by the sheer size and quality. Beautiful hardwood floors gleam throughout, shadow-box trim, chair rail, and crown moulding showcases the neutral paints and art deco decor. Kitchen has been updated with new cabinetry and industrial stainless steel countertops. Recessed lighting and stainless appliances compliment the tops. There is a master bedroom on the first floor with full master bath. Additional room (currently a home gym) also has a full bath on the first level. Up the beautifully refinished staircase to the second floor hosts 4 great sized bedrooms and hall bath. Third floor hosts an entirely other living space with huge bonus living room, bedroom, and full bath. Must see to appreciate. Home is situated on 3.5 lots providing a brick paver/exposed aggregate driveway for off-street parking, a gorgeous lush green grass fenced in backyard, detached garage great for storage, and a raised basket weaved brick paver patio for outdoor entertaining. Located on the edge of the historic district but not subject to, this home takes on a history of it's own serving as the original phone data hub for the city.
Beautiful 4 bedroom colonial on the end of a cul-de-sac street and convenient to major routes and shopping. Paver walkway, front porch and back patio. New Carpet with hardwood entry leading to a window filled dining room with hardwood floors. vaulted ceilings. Large eat-in kitchen with 42" cabinets and beautiful granite counter tops and large island, open to family room with gas fireplace. Master bedroom suite with huge walk-in closet, dressing area and duel vanity. Finished basement adds bonus living space with game room/second family room or office and tons of room for storage. Tour today!
Charming, updated home in Historic New Castle! Enter on the main floor of this spacious, fully detached home and be greeted by gleaming hardwood floors and lots of natural light. The large living room flows smoothly into the open dining area and on into the kitchen featuring original brick floor, granite counters, new stainless appliances, abundant cabinetry and a huge pantry! Continue into the comfy family room featuring new hardwood flooring, built-in shelves for a cozy reading nook, recessed lighting, ceiling fan, backyard access and sliders to a welcoming screened porch with views of the Delaware River. You can also access the updated half bath with modern fixtures and beat board. Upstairs are 4 bedrooms, including the master with added en-suite bathroom and walk-in closet, and a second full bathroom, and new carpet. This bright home combines traditional accents with modern amenities in an ideal location close to museums, historical landmarks, and local favorites Jessop~s Tavern and Ice Cream Corral. Easy access to Highways 202, 141 and 13. Don~t miss this gem, book your tour today!
4 bedrooms, 3 full bath SHORT SALE, colonial is super large, with a outdoor deck. Master bedroom with sitting area and master bathroom with soaking tub. Full finished basement with a bedroom with closets, egrass and full bathroom. A media room ready for movie fan to put their own finishing touches on it to make it great. Corner lot and much more! A must see!!
Nature Lover's Alert! Relax on your 677sq ft Private Deck overlooking the Pond with a Fountain Spray surrounded by Flora & Fauna! This could be the Best Backyard in the Community with Post and Rail Fence and complete with a Back Gate and the Deck Gazebo included! This 2 Story Colonial with 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, 2 Car Garage and Full Basement with Walk-Up Concrete Stairs has been lovingly Maintained. 2 Yr. Old Top of line Lennox HVAC with 21 Seer Rating for Phenomenal High Efficiency Cooling and 98% Efficient Heating which yields Super-Low Utility Bills and a Transferable 10 Yr. warranty w/service contract. 2011 ~Designer Front Door and Side lights with Lifetime Warranty. This Home has been gently used by these Original Owners. Fresh Paint and Ready to Go! Hurry to Enjoy this Super Convenient Location Close to all Major Routes, Hospital, Mall, Restaurants, Parks and Entertainment. Super Low Average Monthly Utility Bills included with Seller's Disclosure. Hurry to Enjoy this wonderful Home!
Another quality home to be built by PJ Bale located on a private cul-de-sac in an established area with easy access to Route 1 and I-95. Proposed home to be built is the 2-story Bayard model featuring a traditional facade with a charming front porch. The open floorplan includes 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a 2-story foyer, 2-car garage and full basement. The highlight of the Bayard is the extra spacious kitchen that features raised panel Maple cabinets in choice of designer colors including white, gray or stained, and stainless steel appliances including dishwasher and gas range. The Bayard includes an essential flex room that can be used as a formal dining room, home office, living room or play room. The luxurious master suite features a bath with separate soaking tub and shower, maple vanity, and a private water closet. Bedroom #4 can be used as a sitting room for the master retreat or as a 2nd walk-in closet. The laundry room is located on the 2nd floor bedroom level for ultimate convenience. The Base Price of the Bayard Model at 1072 Bear Rd is $327,900. Included upgrades at the listed price of $335,900 are the lower level egress window, a 50 gal gas water heater, kitchen island, granite kitchen countertops, stainless steel undermount sink and an over-the-range microwave. Many custom features are available including a finished basement, site finished hardwood and tile floors, custom cabinets and millwork, granite countertops, gas fireplaces, Trex decks, cultured stone and much more. We welcome your custom revisions - just ask! The buyer can choose all the colors and selections since the home has not been started. Energy efficient construction plus a new home warranty make this home a smart choice! Other available floorplans for this site are 2-story, 1st floor master or ranch. The pictures in the listing is of a previously built Bayard Model with many options and upgrades added. For more information about this home and other available floorplans and locations, please call or visit our sales office at 198 Airport Rd., New Castle, DE 19720 or visit builder's website at PJ Bale dot com. The sales office at 198 Airport Rd. is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 11:00am to 4:00pm.
Do not miss this immaculate, 4-bedroom home in the Wynthorpe neighborhood of New Castle. This home has great curb appeal with lovely landscaping and a covered front porch. Enter to a two-story foyer with turned staircase and gleaming hardwoods and flow into the Living Room & Dining Room combination; perfect for gatherings and entertaining. Enjoy your everyday routine in the large open floorplan joining the Kitchen, Breakfast Room & Family Room. Featuring granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, center island, and recessed lighting, this Kitchen leaves nothing to be desired. Off the kitchen is a cozy breakfast nook with sliding glass doors leading to the outdoor patio and the adjacent Family Room. On this level, you will also find the Laundry Room and Powder Room. All four bedrooms are located upstairs, including the Master Suite with cathedral ceiling, attached Office/Sitting room, and en-suite Bath with soaking tub and double vanity. Close to everything New Castle has to offer, including the shops, restaurants, and nightlife in Old New Castle, local parks, and Kirkwood Soccer Club, be sure to View the Virtual Tour and Schedule a Showing Today!
Quick Delivery Larchmont! The only END UNIT remaining on a premum cul-de-sac homesite! The Larchmont is a 3-story townhome that has been one of the most popular designs in New Castle County! This particular home is nicely appointed - the kitchen features 42 inch Linen (white) cabinetry, granite countertops, and gourmet stainless steel appliances, which opens up to an extra large living and dining space. The lower level provides abundant storage located behind the 2-car front entry garage. On the bedroom level you'll see a spacious owners suite with a cathedral ceiling and a spa like bath with dual vanities, tub and separate shower! The other two bedrooms are roomy and the laundry room is on this level for added convenience! The Rivercrest community offers a convenient commute to Wilmington, Newark and Philadelphia. It is less than 1 mile from beautiful Llangollen Estates Park and conveniently close to New Castle Airport, Battery Park, Christiana Mall and major roadways such as Rt. 1, 202, 295 and 95. MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TODAY, DON'T WAIT! Please call showing contact to tour, there is no sales office on site. Pictures shown are of the actual home! This home is ready for move-in!
A newer home in the historic district of Old New Castle. This three story, 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath home has plenty to offer. The first floor has a living room, dining, kitchen, family, powder room, and a first floor laundry. There is a fenced back yard and off-street parking.
Welcome Home! Schedule your tour today. Home located in beautiful and sought after, River Edge Estates. This home is on a premier lot, nestled in a quiet cul-de-sac with great views of the Delaware River. Upon entering, you will see the living and dining rooms which both feature bay window areas and beautiful hardwood flooring. Continue through the cathedral ceiling foyer on gorgeous marble flooring to the rest of the main level. Relax in the great room which features a fireplace that opens to the eat in kitchen and the main level laundry area. The main level also features a powder room. Relaxation won~t end in the home, continue relaxing outside in the glass enclosed Sunroom/ Florida room which offers up great sounds of nature, morning sunrises and beautiful sunsets. Just off the Sunroom is the back deck, which is perfect for entertaining in the beautiful and private backyard. The entertainment won~t end there, the partially finished basement is perfect for hosting events and features a full bath. The second level features 4 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. The Master Suite features a large walk-in closet and huge bathroom with a large Jacuzzi tub, perfect for relaxation. This home gets great sunlight all throughout and offers well maintained landscaping, custom paving stones and lighting throughout the front yard which also features a sprinkler system! Large 2 car garage and huge driveway allows for 6 additional parking spaces! Home is being sold, As Is. Minutes from all major routes and highways!
Wonderful opportunity to renovate this house to your tastes. House was damaged by a frozen, broken water pipe. Needs extensive renovation. The location and structure are outstanding. Open floor plan on the main level has the living room, kitchen, dining room and powder room. Upstairs are 2 bedrooms , hall bath and the 4 piece master bathroom. The third level has another large bedroom and a half bath. There are amazing views of the Delaware River from the house and the front porch. There is also a detached 2 car garage so you don't have to worry about parking. This home once renovated will give you instant equity. Cash or fix-up loans only.