977 Port Penn Rd, Middletown, DE 19709 $779,500

Beds/Baths: 5/3.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 5,800
Acreage: 2.48
Age:18 years
MLS#: DENC2018128
Mobile#: 6051
Subdivision: None Available


Looking for a Non-development home! Here it is! This home is a great set up for entertaining or just relaxing. The spectacular 38x50 detached 3 car garage for the car enthusiast, mechanic or wood working space. Use it the way it best fits your need. Inside the garage you'll find the wood burning stove to fire up when heat is needed and cooled with the central air condition unit when needed. One of the 3 garage doors is a 12 foot height door that's great for your boat storage. The Solar Panels located on the detached garage provide service to the main house and are leased, and buyer would need to take over that lease. Seller WILL NOT remove them. The home has 2 car attached garages with just a few steps up to the door that enters into the kitchen. The kitchen features granite counter tops, stainless steal appliances, ceramic tile floor, wood kitchen cabinets galore and a sliding glass door with a view of the pool. Just off the kitchen you have the formal dining area with all hardwood floors and a view of the two sided gas fireplace. Don't miss seeing the office/den/sewing room. Or make it a room of your choice, maybe add a bedroom for guests. Just next to it is the half bathroom. Step down into the family room over looking the pool, but take a look up at the beautiful ceilings. Family room has a view of the two sided gas fireplace too. On the main floor you have the primary bedroom that has a tray ceiling and private bathroom with vaulted ceiling, jacuzzi jet tub, stand up shower and two separate private sinks. Just passed the primary bedroom you'll find a pool bar area lined with sliding glass doors, sky lights, vaulted ceiling, ceramic tile floor over looking the 15x32 in-ground pool. Pool has newer liner and salt water filtered (no chlorine) (solar panels owned on the house used for heating pool when needed. In-ground pool surrounded with patio pavers and very secluded for privacy. Also on the main floor there are 2 nice sized bedrooms with new carpet and a Jack & Jill bathroom feathering two separate sink vanities and also has a tub/shower. One of the best features is that it's situated on a 2.4 acre lot with NO HOA. Two zone HVAC. Home has a septic system and a well. No sewer or water bill with this home! All hardwood floors in dining room, office, step down family room, vaulted ceilings, double sided propane gas fire over looking the dining room and the step-down family room. Also you have a wood burning stove in family room as well. From the family room take the solid oak steps down to the basement. Here you'll find a full bathroom with a stand up shower and the laundry room side by side. Also there are three other nice sized rooms 2 were used as bedrooms and the other was used as a movie theater room. Just down the hallway leading into the you can enjoy entertaining friends and family from the finished 22x68 sized finished basement area to include a bar, tiled flooring and a great area for the pool table. So many possibilities in this room , the possibilities are endless. Make it to fit your needs by putting your personal touches to it. Also there's plenty of storage space in the basement as well. There is an exit from the unfinished area of the basement. The wide set of concrete steps that take you up from the basement to the 2 car attached garage area. This is a Must See home to appreciate all of the features it has to offer! Easy Access to Route 13, I-95 and within under two hours to the Delaware Beaches. Put this on your tour today!

Game Room: 22 X 68 - Lower 1
Media Room: Lower 1
Kitchen: Main
Dining Room: Main
Family Room: Main
Half Bath: Main
Primary Bed: Main
Primary Bath: Main
Bedroom 2: Main
Bathroom 2: Main
Bathroom 3: Lower 1
Bonus Room: Lower 1
Office: Main
Full Bath: Lower 1
Laundry: Lower 1

Taxes: $5,780
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Colonial


Steam Heating, Propane - Owned, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Hot Water - Propane, Well Water, On Site Septic

Attached Garage, Detached Garage, Driveway, Garage - Rear Entry, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2; Detached Garage Spaces #: 3;

Daylight, Full Basement, Garage Access Basement, Heated Basement, Basement Walkout Stairs

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Stucco Exterior, Boat Storage, Heated Pool, In Ground Pool

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Public Elementary (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Southern Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 3.5 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 3.56 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Middletown 3.82 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Middletown (19709), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 35
  • Average salary of people in this community: $63,741

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 476
  • Household Size (ppl): 3.03
  • Households w/ Children: 85%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,722 (81.7%)
  • Rented: 1,647 (11.5%)
  • Vacant: 978 (6.8%)
  • Total: 14,347

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: 40,802
Households: 13,369
Median Age: 39.00

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: 1.9%
  • Some High School: 2.6%
  • High School Graduate: 29.3%
  • Some College: 20.6%
  • Associate Degree: 9.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 20.4%
  • Graduate Degree: 15.4%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $101,320

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: $1,104
  • Two Bedroom: $1,142
  • Three Bedroom: $1,621

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Listing Courtesy of: Patterson-Schwartz-Middletown , (302) 285-5100, realinfo@psre.com

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Listing data as of 12/02/2022.

977 Port Penn Rd, Middletown, DE 19709

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