117 Dunsinane Drive, New Castle, DE 19720-2318 $249,900

Beds/Baths: 3/1.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,000
Acreage: 0.15
Age:51 years
Style:
Colonial, Split Level
MLS#: DENC488248
Mobile#: 9117
Subdivision: Whitehall
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

Better than new traditional split-level in a well established neighborhood of Whitehall. This home has 3 large bedrooms, 1 full and 1 half bath with large family room and detached garage. Freshly painted with new carpet make this home ready to move-in. Lovely deck in front of home to relax after a hectic day. The living room has a bay window for great light for you and your plants. 42 inch cabinetry gives good storage to the kitchen with a built-in pantry. Newer appliances. The living room, dining room, and kitchen are open. The family room has been enlarged for casual living space. The lower level houses the laundry. The is easy access to the attic and the cemented crawl space for additional storage and don't forget the shed out back. Three large bedrooms with full bath. The space is there to make two bathrooms if ever needed. Outside you will find a deck in the backyard for relaxing. Since the lot backs and sides to public county park, there is a privacy. If you a bird watcher, this is the place! There is double parking in the front of the house with the driveway going to an oversized garage in the rear of the property. Also a side door for easy access to the garage. The back yard is completely fenced. There is plenty of shopping with Christiana Mall just around the corner. Easy access to Route #1 and to I-95. Great home, great location.

Master Bed: 13 X 14 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 10 X 16 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 10 X 12 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 10 X 15 - Main
Dining Room: 10 X 15 - Main
Family Room: 18 X 19 - Lower 1
Living Room: 13 X 17 - Main
Attic: Upper 2
Taxes: $1,558
Home Assoc: $30/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: N
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Colonial

Features

Community
HOA: Yes;

Utilities
Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, 150 Amps, 220 Volts

Garage/Parking
Detached Garage, Driveway, Garage - Front Entry, Oversized, Asphalt Driveway, Detached Garage Spaces #: 1;

Interior
Attic, Attic/House Fan, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In

Exterior
Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Sidewalks, Street Lights

Lot
Backs - Parkland, Board Fence, Chain Link Fence

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Public Elementary (24 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Pleasantville Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 0.85 mi
Jones (Albert H.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Christiana 1.21 mi
Gallaher (Robert S.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 2.23 mi
Marshall (Thurgood) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 2.57 mi
Wilmington Manor Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 3.37 mi
Downie (Carrie) Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 3.38 mi
Family Foundations Academy Family Foundations Academy K-4 New Castle 3.51 mi
Delaware School For The Deaf Christina School District Preschool-12 Newark 3.57 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-12 Newark 3.63 mi
Forest Oak Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Newark 3.63 mi
Las Americas Aspira Academy Las Americas Aspira Academy K-8 Newark 3.67 mi
New Castle Elementary Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 3.72 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 3.74 mi
Smith (Jennie E.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 3.94 mi
Richey Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 3.99 mi
Castle Hills Elementary School Colonial School District Preschool-5 New Castle 4.09 mi
William Oberle Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Bear 4.43 mi
Heritage Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 4.59 mi
Brookside Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 4.61 mi
Eisenberg (Harry O.) Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 4.65 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool-12 New Castle 4.69 mi
Richardson Park Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 4.85 mi
Mote (Anna P.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 4.88 mi
Wilson (Etta J.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 4.97 mi

Public Middle (13 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Read (George) Middle School Colonial School District 6-8 New Castle 2.93 mi
The Central School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 3.38 mi
Stanton Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Wilmington 3.45 mi
Delaware School For The Deaf Christina School District Preschool-12 Newark 3.57 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-12 Newark 3.63 mi
Las Americas Aspira Academy Las Americas Aspira Academy K-8 Newark 3.67 mi
Kirk (George V.) Middle School Christina School District 6-8 Newark 3.94 mi
Gauger-Cobbs Middle School Christina School District 6-8 Newark 4.08 mi
Shue-Medill Middle School Christina School District 6-8 Newark 4.24 mi
Conrad Schools Of Science Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.55 mi
Dickinson (John) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.57 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool-12 New Castle 4.69 mi
Skyline Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Wilmington 4.83 mi

Public High (10 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Christiana High School Christina School District 9-12 Newark 2.97 mi
Penn (William) High School Colonial School District 9-12 New Castle 3.06 mi
The Central School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 3.38 mi
Delaware School For The Deaf Christina School District Preschool-12 Newark 3.57 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-12 Newark 3.63 mi
Delcastle Technical High School New Castle County Votech School District 9-12 Wilmington 4.29 mi
Conrad Schools Of Science Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.55 mi
Dickinson (John) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.57 mi
Leach (John G.) School Colonial School District Preschool-12 New Castle 4.69 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9-12 Wilmington 4.91 mi

Private (10 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Fairwinds Christian School Preschool-12 Bear 1.52 mi
Great New Beginnings Preschool-Preschool Bear 2.28 mi
Tutor Time Child Care Preschool-6 Newark 2.53 mi
Learning Express Academy K-8 Newark 2.9 mi
Islamic Academy Of Delaware Preschool-8 Newark 3.11 mi
St Mark's Prekindergarten & Kindergarten Preschool-K Wilmington 3.34 mi
Developing Minds Preschool And Learning Center Preschool-K Wilmington 3.85 mi
Goddard Early Learning Center Preschool-K Newark 4.41 mi
Tall Oaks Classical School K-12 Bear 4.88 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Preschool-12 Bear 4.88 mi

Catholic (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Peter Catholic School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 New Castle 4.05 mi
St Mark's High School Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 4.06 mi
St John The Beloved School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 4.88 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for New Castle(19720), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 76,649
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 23
  • Average salary of people in this community: $52,190
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 3.14%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,647
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.73
  • Households w/ Children: 29%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 15,391 (65.8%)
  • Rented: 6,631 (28.3%)
  • Vacant: 1,375 (5.9%)
  • Total: 23,397

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: 61,110
Households: 22,022
Median Age: 38.28

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.

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Education

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: 4 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 4.9%
  • Some High School: 8.7%
  • High School Graduate: 35.9%
  • Some College: 24.9%
  • Associate Degree: 7.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12.4%
  • Graduate Degree: 5.9%

Workforce

  • White Collar: 59%
  • Blue Collar: 41%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $56,551

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

Crime

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117 Dunsinane Drive, New Castle, DE 19720-2318

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