842 Black Diamond Road, Smyrna, DE 19977-9611 $775,000

Beds/Baths: 4/3
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,825
Acreage: 6
Age:53 years
Ranch/Rambler, Split Level
MLS#: DENC2041970
Subdivision: None Available


A rare opportunity awaits. Nestled within a stunning 6-acre parklike setting sits a meticulously maintained and thoughtfully designed 4 bedroom and 3 bath home, complete with two full levels of comfortable living. Inside, the home features gorgeous hardwood flooring and new paint throughout. Offering a charming blend of traditional and modern finishes, the kitchen is centrally located and thoughtfully designed to encourage easy entertaining. Featuring a walk-in pantry with ample storage and also serving as a conveniently located main level laundry room. Adjacent to the kitchen is the welcoming four seasons room with vaulted ceiling and endless sunlight. Overlooking the rear yard and crystal-clear pool, it’s the perfect place to relax and read a book or take in the sights of the enormous backyard. To the other side of the kitchen is the family room, complete with a cozy wood burning fireplace. The spacious primary bedroom sits just off the main level living area, featuring a large walk-in closet and ensuite bath. Rounding out the main level are two additional bedrooms and the second of three full baths. The fully finished lower level offers one additional bedroom, an office space, a full bath, and a generously sized and naturally lit rec room. Completing the lower level is a large utility/mud room with built-ins and a walkout exterior door, leading to the rear covered patio. The enormous 30x45 4-bay, two-story detached garage, complete with commercial grade vehicle lift, is the ultimate toybox for storing and maintaining cars, boats, and ATV’s. More than just a utility space, the shop provides additional covered square footage for entertaining friends and family at year-round cookouts and summer pool parties. The function of this space is enhanced by the quality of construction, complete with overhead lights, insulation and a large loft with permanent staircase. A second utility building, just beside the large shop, offers additional equipment storage or it can be converted to accommodate small livestock or a flock of homestead laying hens. From early morning coffee, sitting dockside and overlooking the spring fed pond, to relaxing poolside while you listen to sounds of nature, opportunity awaits and possibilities are endless within your own private oasis. This stunning 6-acre Farmette is a must-see for those seeking a peaceful retreat or a pristine country lifestyle. Just minutes from town and convenient to commuter routes, a standout property of this quality is a rare find in today’s marketplace.

Sun/Florida Room: 16 X 12 - Main
Kitchen: 14 X 11 - Main
Dining Room: 17 X 12 - Main
Primary Bed: 24 X 22 - Main
Primary Bath: 7 X 10 - Main
Bedroom 2: 11 X 12 - Main
Bedroom 3: 11 X 13 - Main
Bathroom 2: 11 X 5 - Main
Laundry: 11 X 6 - Main
Foyer: 6 X 4 - Main
Bedroom 4: 17 X 13 - Lower 1
Bathroom 3: 11 X 9 - Lower 1
Family Room: 21 X 19 - Lower 1
Office: 13 X 13 - Lower 1
Utility Room: 7 X 4 - Lower 1
Storage Room: 11 X 13 - Lower 1
Taxes: $2,749
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Smyrna
Elem. School: North SmyrnaMid. School: SmyrnaHigh School: Smyrna


Water Oriented: Yes; Water Front: No; Water Access: No; Water Body Type: Pond; Navigable: No;

Baseboard - Hot Water Heating, Oil, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, On Site Septic, Main Floor Laundry

Detached Garage, Driveway, Additional Storage Area, Covered Parking, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Front Entry, Oversized, Lighted Parking, Detached Garage Spaces #: 4;

Attic, Built-Ins, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Chair Railings, Combination Dining/Living, Crown Moldings, Full Basement, Fully Finished Basement, Interior Access Basement, Outside Entrance Basement, Rear Entrance Basement, Basement Shelving, Carpet Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Laminate Plank Flooring, Brick Fireplace, Fireplace - Glass Doors, Mantel(s), Wood Fireplace, Dry Wall, Vaulted Ceilings, Double Pane Windows, Energy Efficient Windows, Double Hung Windows

Block Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Aluminum Siding, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Patio(s), Porch(es), Above Ground Pool, Fenced Pool, Filtered Pool, Pool Permits

Backs to Trees, Cleared Lot, Front Yard, Landscaping, Level Lot, Rear Yard, Pond, Premium Lot, Private Lot, Rural, Garden/Lawn View, Pond View, Trees/Woods View, Wood Fence, Black Top Road

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Public Elementary (5 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
North Smyrna Elementary School Smyrna School District Preschool–3 Smyrna 2.78 mi
Smyrna Elementary School Smyrna School District K–3 Smyrna 3.41 mi
Providence Creek Academy Charter School Providence Creek Academy Charter School K–8 Clayton 3.86 mi
Clayton Elementary School Smyrna School District K–4 Clayton 4.07 mi
Sunnyside Elementary School Smyrna School District K–4 Smyrna 4.89 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Smyrna Middle School Smyrna School District 7–8 Smyrna 2.94 mi
Moore (John Bassett) School Smyrna School District 4–6 Smyrna 3.22 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Smyrna High School Smyrna School District 9–12 Smyrna 3.18 mi
First State Military Academy First State Military Academy 9–12 Clayton 3.76 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Smyrna Christian School Church of Christ Preschool–8 Smyrna 2.03 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Smyrna (19977), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 34
  • Average salary of people in this community: $47,953

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 288
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.70
  • Households w/ Children: 66%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 6,658 (75.7%)
  • Rented: 1,748 (19.9%)
  • Vacant: 384 (4.4%)
  • Total: 8,790

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: 25,536
Households: 8,406
Median Age: 39.10

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 3.3%
  • Some High School: 6.8%
  • High School Graduate: 36.1%
  • Some College: 20.8%
  • Associate Degree: 10.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 15.6%
  • Graduate Degree: 7.0%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $66,515

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: $969
  • Two Bedroom: $992
  • Three Bedroom: $1,378
  • Four Bedroom: $1,560

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842 Black Diamond Road, Smyrna, DE 19977-9611

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