407 Irving Drive, Wilmington, DE 19802-1217 $335,000

Beds/Baths: 3/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,325
Acreage: 0.39
Age:79 years
Style:
Colonial, Traditional
MLS#: DENC481236
Subdivision: Brandywine Hills
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

This checks all the boxes! Spacious home, quality built, and a DOUBLE LOT in the prestigious and desirable Brandywine Hills neighborhood, check (a US Senator lives in the Neighborhood)! Schools: Brandywine School District, check! Stone colonial, check! Newly remodeled kitchen, check! Over 2,500 square feet of living space ABOVE ground and room to expand check! Double lot, check! Public water and sewer, check and check! Convenient location which feels tucked away, check! Close to 95 and 495, Delaware Memorial Bridge, PHL and SEPTA, check! Close to area hospitals and amenities, check! Instant equity, check (ask your REALTOR for the appraisal)! Ready to be yours, check!! Ready to check it out?? Stunning classic stone colonial with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 ~ baths, in the most desirable section of Brandywine Hills, it was built in 1940 with all the quality of a bygone era set on a double lot. Subtle elegance and charm abound in this beautiful home. The house is just over 2,400 square feet per a private appraisal, with at least two prior additions and a walk-out basement. The kitchen was recently remodeled with beautiful custom cabinetry and granite countertops leading to the breakfast room and family room that has a side entrance to the new porch tucked away for a private place to enjoy this scenic lot or have breakfast outdoors as it is just a step from the breakfast room. Upstairs the master bedroom is large for the era with two closets and its own private bathroom with custom tile walk-in shower. The hall full bath is also recently remodeled with a tub-shower combination and custom tile work. The second bedroom has a lovely addition with exposed stone from the living room fireplace it makes a wonderful retreat for a children's playroom, reading room, or nursery. This home is spacious beyond your belief, but the lot is where the potential is greatest ~ you could expand this house three times the current size and still be within the legal property setbacks. With two fireplaces and gorgeous hardwoods, it is truly in move-in condition with so much potential and value. The family and bonus room off the living room could be used for so much, and more than one at a time - bonus room which could be used as an office, game room with a pool table, playroom, or art studio which has a section with exposed stone which is the den. Situated in Brandywine Hills you have the added benefit of City amenities including trash, leaf-removal, and snow-removal. Be sure to put this property on the top of your list of ~must-sees~ and call your REALTOR now. This splendid historically reminiscent house is priced to sell. Walk to multiple places of worship is short and convenient. Comparable homes in pristine condition on smaller lots have sold upwards of $500,000 - instant equity for you, and true move-in condition.

Bedroom 3: 14 X 11 - Upper 1
Master Bathroom: Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 14 X 12 - Upper 1
Full Bath: Upper 1
Sitting Room: 14 X 9 - Upper 1
Breakfast Room: 10 X 12 - Main
Living Room: 21 X 15 - Main
Bonus Room: 20 X 15 - Main
Family Room: 12 X 10 - Main
Dining Room: 11 X 11 - Main
Kitchen: 13 X 9 - Main
Den: 15 X 11 - Main
Half Bath: Lower 1

Taxes: $4,172
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Brandywine
Elem. School: Harlan Mid. School: Dupont High School: Concord

Features

Utilities
Hot Water Heating, Natural Gas, Window Unit(s) Cooling, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, 220 Volts, Basement Laundry, Cable TV Available, Electric Available, Natural Gas Available, Phone Available, Sewer Available

Garage/Parking
Driveway, Off Street, Asphalt Driveway, Paved Driveway, Private Parking

Interior
Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Traditional, Partial , Basement Walkout Stairs, Hardwood Flooring, Brick Fireplace, Wood Fireplace, Bay/Bow Windows, Energy Efficient Windows, Window Screens, Double Hung Windows, Six Panel Doors, Sliding Glass Doors, Security System

Exterior
Asphalt Roof, Stone Exterior, Patio(s), Porch(es), Other, Sidewalks, Street Lights

Lot
Front Yard, Landscaping, Level Lot, Open Lot, , Poolside Lot, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Middle Of Block, Garden/Lawn View, , Street View, Paved Road

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Public Elementary (27 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Harlan (David W. ) Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 0.41 mi
East Side Charter School East Side Charter School Preschool-8 Wilmington 1.07 mi
Lombardy Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 1.35 mi
Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School Thomas A. Edison Charter School K-8 Wilmington 1.37 mi
Warner Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District 3-5 Wilmington 1.43 mi
Shortlidge (Evan G.) Academy Red Clay Consolidated School District K-2 Wilmington 1.49 mi
Mount Pleasant Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 1.51 mi
Kuumba Academy Charter School Kuumba Academy Charter School K-6 Wilmington 1.74 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-12 Wilmington 1.74 mi
Academia Antonia Alonso K-2 Wilmington 1.74 mi
Stubbs (Frederick Douglass) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Wilmington 1.81 mi
Carrcroft Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 1.82 mi
First State Montessori Academy K-7 Wilmington 1.92 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Christina School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 2.12 mi
Lewis (William C.) Dual Language Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 2.21 mi
Highlands Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 2.21 mi
Elbert Palmer Elementary School Christina School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 2.66 mi
Forwood Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 2.98 mi
Pulaski (Casimir) Elementary School Christina School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 3.2 mi
Maple Lane Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Claymont 3.32 mi
Hanby Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 3.63 mi
Charles W Bush School Brandywine School District Preschool-K Wilmington 3.63 mi
Claymont Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Claymont 4.11 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 4.18 mi
Lancashire Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 4.21 mi
Baltz (Austin D.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 4.36 mi
Richardson Park Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 4.65 mi

Public Middle (13 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Dupont (Pierre S.) Middle School Brandywine School District 6-8 Wilmington 0.57 mi
East Side Charter School East Side Charter School Preschool-8 Wilmington 1.07 mi
Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School Thomas A. Edison Charter School K-8 Wilmington 1.37 mi
Great Oaks Charter School 6-8 Wilmington 1.74 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-12 Wilmington 1.74 mi
Prestige Academy Prestige Academy 5-8 Wilmington 1.82 mi
First State Montessori Academy K-7 Wilmington 1.92 mi
Springer Middle School Brandywine School District 6-8 Wilmington 2.59 mi
Bayard Middle School Christina School District 6-8 Wilmington 2.96 mi
Dupont (Alexis I.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Wilmington 3.16 mi
Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 3.88 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 4.18 mi
Talley Middle School Brandywine School District 6-8 Wilmington 4.75 mi

Public High (12 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Mount Pleasant High School Brandywine School District 9-12 Wilmington 1.05 mi
Freire Charter School 8-11 Wilmington 1.67 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-12 Wilmington 1.74 mi
Howard High School Of Technology New Castle County Votech School District 9-12 Wilmington 1.75 mi
Sarah Pyle Academy Christina School District 9-12 Wilmington 2.21 mi
Brandywine High School Brandywine School District 9-12 Wilmington 2.23 mi
Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 3.88 mi
Charter School Of Wilmington Charter School Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 3.88 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 4.18 mi
Dupont (Alexis I.) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9-12 Wilmington 4.21 mi
Concord High School Brandywine School District 9-12 Wilmington 4.32 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9-12 Wilmington 4.5 mi

Private (22 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Beacon Of Hope Day Care Preschool-1 Wilmington 0.46 mi
Urban Promise School Preschool-6 Wilmington 1.28 mi
Sharon Temple Adventist Elementary School K-8 Wilmington 1.35 mi
Wilmington Friends School Preschool-12 Wilmington 1.41 mi
Faith Preschool And Child Care Preschool-K Wilmington 1.44 mi
Astra Zeneca Child Development Center Preschool-K Wilmington 1.5 mi
Concord Preschool And Childcare Preschool-K Wilmington 1.63 mi
Montessori Learning Centre Preschool-K Wilmington 2.12 mi
St Michael's School And Nursery Inc Preschool-2 Wilmington 2.12 mi
Educational Enrichment Center Inc Preschool-Preschool Wilmington 2.7 mi
Tower Hill School Preschool-12 Wilmington 2.8 mi
Brandywine Valley Christian Preschool - Wilmington 3.08 mi
Zion Early Education Center Preschool-K Wilmington 3.08 mi
Harvest Christian Academy - Wilmington Preschool-7 Wilmington 3.11 mi
Albert Einstein Academy K-5 Wilmington 3.39 mi
Wilmington Montessori School Preschool-6 Wilmington 3.44 mi
High Road School Of Delaware 4-12 Wilmington 3.64 mi
The Pilot School K-8 Wilmington 3.94 mi
Kinder Care Learning Center Naamans Preschool-Preschool Wilmington 4.2 mi
Children S House Montessori Preschool-K Wilmington 4.24 mi
Concord Christian Academy Preschool-12 Wilmington 4.37 mi
The Tatnall School Preschool-12 Wilmington 4.92 mi

Catholic (15 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Immaculate Heart Of Mary Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 1.05 mi
Salesianum School Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 1.46 mi
Ursuline Academy Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-12 Wilmington 2.03 mi
St Ann School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.11 mi
St Peter Cathedral School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.26 mi
St Mary Magdalen School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.26 mi
Padua Academy Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 2.34 mi
St Anthony School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 2.49 mi
Nativity Preparatory School Of Wilmington Diocese Of Wilmington 5-8 Wilmington 2.97 mi
St Edmond's Academy Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 3.2 mi
St Elizabeth Elementary School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-6 Wilmington 3.26 mi
St. Elizabeth High School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-12 Wilmington 3.26 mi
All Saints Catholic School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 4.34 mi
Archmere Academy Diocese Of Wilmington 9-12 Claymont 4.52 mi
Serviam Girls Academy Diocese Of Wilmington 5-8 New Castle 4.99 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Wilmington(19802), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 22,091
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 22
  • Average salary of people in this community: $47,939
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 4.04%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 8,075
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.47
  • Households w/ Children: 25%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 5,710 (49.1%)
  • Rented: 4,432 (38.1%)
  • Vacant: 1,481 (12.7%)
  • Total: 11,623

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: 25,616
Households: 10,143
Median Age: 37.70

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: 3 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 4.3%
  • Some High School: 12.1%
  • High School Graduate: 35.2%
  • Some College: 21.7%
  • Associate Degree: 4.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13.4%
  • Graduate Degree: 9.0%

Workforce

  • White Collar: 62%
  • Blue Collar: 38%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $45,391

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

The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime 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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407 Irving Drive, Wilmington, DE 19802-1217

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