11 Old Barley Mill Road, Wilmington, DE 19807 $985,000
With Pending Contract
Interior Sq. Ft: 7,185
Subdivision: Barley Mill
Nestled in Château country and only a five-minute walk to the Brandywine River, this original owner mini estate has all the privacy of the country while convenient to Greenville, Wilmington, the I 95 corridor and only 1 mile from the new Wegmans. Entering the property through a beautiful stone wall, your eyes are drawn to the tasteful landscaping and the inviting home within. The home offers all the outdoor living one could want. Enjoy a glass of wine on the expansive deck or the screened porch with views of mature trees planted on the original duPont estate. All that you see in this private vista is deed restricted, preventing any future building. Touring the house makes the choice between inside and outside a difficult one. The first floor features gorgeous hardwood floors throughout including the kitchen which offers amenities any cook or gourmet chef would love. Large floor to ceiling cabinets, double pantry, new Subzero refrigerator and Wolf range makes cooking and entertaining a pleasure. You can host guests in the more formal dining and living area with fireplace or in the informal family room with its beautiful floor to ceiling stone hearth. If you have work to do or simply want to relax with a book, your private office/den is there on the first floor as well. The upper floor features four bedrooms, including a separate apartment with full bath and kitchen/living area. This area is ideal as an In-law suite or for out-of-town guests. The master suite has its own fireplace, walk-in closet, double vanity, Jacuzzi and separate shower/toilet. There is another full bath on the second floor and all the bedrooms are newly painted and carpeted and are move-in ready. The media room on the lower level will make this home the choice for all Game Day parties. Play your favorite movies or watch your team on the 110-inch screen where you can snack in the kitchenette or relax in the lounge chairs. There is also a large pool table and treadmill to use while watching as well. Take note as you walk through the house at the amount of storage in all the areas. For longer-term storage, there is utility space and crawlspace in the basement and plenty of easily accessible storage in the two attic spaces. Just off the mudroom and laundry, the oversized three car garage is beautifully finished and offers storage any handyman dreams of including a large walk-in closet. Finally, the roof, siding, HVAC and water heaters are all recently upgraded. If you missed it on the way in, make sure you see the historical byway along Old Barley Mill Rd. Locals enter and exit the property from Breck Lane and Rising Sun Lane and use the old Iron Bridge, avoiding 141 and affording spectacular views of the Brandywine and the historic mills. Whether you’re a walker, a runner or a biker, you’ll be using this route to Delaware’s Greenway. It’s hard to believe this pastoral home is so close to everything!
Dining Room: 17 X 14 - Main
Kitchen: 21 X 18 - Main
Family Room: 17 X 29 - Main
Office: 12 X 12 - Main
In-Law/auPair/Suite: 20 X 21
Bedroom 4: 11 X 19
Bedroom 2: 14 X 15 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 19 X 15 - Upper 1
Hobby Room: 15 X 12 - Upper 1
Game Room: 22 X 17 - Lower 1
Media Room: 13 X 14 - Lower 1
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Pool: No Pool
Forced Air Heating, Electric, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, On Site Septic, Main Floor Laundry
Attached Garage, Driveway, Built In, Garage - Side Entry, Attached Garage Spaces #: 3;
Full Basement, Partially Finished Basement, Accessibility - Doors - Swing In
Block Foundation, Stone Exterior, Stucco Exterior, Sidewalks
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Public Elementary (31 schools)
Public Middle (9 schools)
|duPont (Alexis I.) Middle School||Red Clay Consolidated School District||6–8||Greenville||0.45 mi|
|Odyssey Charter School||Odyssey Charter School||K–11||Wilmington||1.26 mi|
|Bayard Middle School||Christina School District||6–8||Wilmington||2.23 mi|
|First State School||Red Clay Consolidated School District||2–12||Wilmington||2.44 mi|
|Douglass School||Christina School District||3–12||Wilmington||2.49 mi|
|Gateway Lab School||Gateway Lab School||3–8||Wilmington||2.78 mi|
|duPont (Pierre S.) Middle School||Brandywine School District||6–8||Wilmington||2.85 mi|
|Great Oaks Charter School||Great Oaks Charter School||6–9||Wilmington||2.88 mi|
|Springer Middle School||Brandywine School District||6–8||Wilmington||3.33 mi|
Public High (14 schools)
Private (27 schools)
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This report is a detailed community overview for Wilmington (19807), Delaware.
- Average travel time to work for people in this community: 20
- Average salary of people in this community: $145,855
- Population Density (ppl / mile): 355
- Household Size (ppl): 2.35
- Households w/ Children: 47%
- Owned: 2,210 (64.7%)
- Rented: 771 (22.6%)
- Vacant: 437 (12.8%)
- Total: 3,418
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.
Climate and Weather
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- Less than 9th Grade: 0.4%
- Some High School: 1.4%
- High School Graduate: 7.9%
- Some College: 8.8%
- Associate Degree: 4.1%
- Bachelor's Degree: 37.0%
- Graduate Degree: 40.3%
Median Income: $120,547
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: $1,197
- Two Bedroom: $1,371
- Three Bedroom: $3,014
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