208 Washington Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19808-3236 $399,900

Beds/Baths: 3/3.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,130
Acreage: 0.41
Age:23 years
Style:
Cape Cod
MLS#: DENC2001000
Mobile#: 4460
Subdivision: Cedars
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

Unique 2 building property with tons of potentials, live in one building and rent the other in a great neighborhood. Both buildings are located on the same parcel of 0.41 acres. The large yard goes to the fence line behind the house on left and all the way to the back of the garage right along the driveway of the house in the back. The main house built in the 1900's and renovated later, offers a great room with beautiful hardwood floors, large windows with natural light, master bedroom on main with walk in closet, kitchen with granite counters, stainless steel appliances, Viking gas range, a sunroom tucked away off the kitchen and a full bathroom with separate tub and shower completes the main floor. On the second level, you have a private bedroom with vaulted ceiling, large windows, sitting room and a full bathroom. The second building built in 1997 offers 1500 square feet of living space with an impressive great room, all hardwood floors open to a renovated kitchen equipped with stainless steel appliances, corian counters, recessed lights (completely updated in 2021) over a 5+ cars oversized finished garage. This apartment currently offers a large bedroom with walk in closet and a full bathroom in addition to the great room on this level and on the garage leve, there is a laundry room/ powder room combo. The great room can easily be partitioned to include two more bedrooms with the potential of making this building a 3 bedroom, 1.1 baths apartment. And the additional highlight of this building is the amazing oversized 5+ car finished garage area with 3 large garage doors, heated and air conditioned. The garage space and apartment each have their own private entry. The poured concrete driveway has enough space to park 10+ cars. Bring your imagination for all this property has to offer. The main house was rented for $1950/month and the second building for $1800/month. Live in one and rent the other to offset your mortgage. You can also run an in home business out of one building or it would be perfect for a car enthusiast, landscaper, or hobbier. Close to major routes and shopping, this neighborhood offers great charm and amazing neighbors. Agent is related to seller and has financial interest.

Bedroom 1: 23 X 11 - Main
Bedroom 2: 11 X 9 - Upper 1
Bathroom 1: Main
Bathroom 2: Upper 1
Great Room: 19 X 14 - Main
Dining Room: 11 X 10 - Main
Office: 11 X 7 - Main
Office: 8 X 6 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 14 X 7 - Main
Sun/Florida Room: 18 X 8 - Main
Bedroom 1: 14 X 12 - Upper 1
Bathroom 1: 12 X 7 - Upper 1
Great Room: 38 X 21 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 15 X 12 - Upper 1
Laundry: Main
Other: 39 X 35 - Main
Taxes: $2,647
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Red Clay Consolidated

Features

Utilities
Heat Pump - Gas BackUp, Programmable Thermostat, Electric, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, Main Floor Laundry, Electric Available, Natural Gas Available, Phone Available, Water Available

Garage/Parking
Detached Garage, Driveway, Garage - Front Entry, Oversized, Paved Parking, Detached Garage Spaces #: 5;

Interior
Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Dining/Living, Floor Plan - Open, Recessed Lighting, Walk-in Closet(s), Outside Entrance Basement, Unfinished Basement, Carpet Flooring, Ceramic Tile Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Accessibility - Level Entry - Main

Exterior
Shingle Roof, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Outbuilding(s)

Lot
Level Lot

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Public Elementary (27 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Mote (Anna P.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 0.46 mi
Marbrook Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 0.58 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–8 Wilmington 0.96 mi
Baltz (Austin D.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 1.94 mi
Richey Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 2.22 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 2.31 mi
Academia Antonia Alonso Academia Antonia Alonso K–5 Wilmington 2.31 mi
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 2.48 mi
Richardson Park Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 2.7 mi
Richardson Park Learning Center Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 2.73 mi
Heritage Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 2.95 mi
Linden Hill Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 3.09 mi
Pulaski (Casimir) Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 3.47 mi
Forest Oak Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Newark 3.59 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.65 mi
Highlands Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 3.97 mi
Lewis (William C.) Dual Language Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.18 mi
Wilson (Etta J.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.19 mi
North Star Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 4.51 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–12 Wilmington 4.63 mi
Gallaher (Robert S.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.73 mi
Warner Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.77 mi
First State Montessori Academy First State Montessori Academy K–5 Wilmington 4.81 mi
Wilmington Manor Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.88 mi
Kuumba Academy Charter School Kuumba Academy Charter School K–8 Wilmington 4.89 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 4.89 mi
Shortlidge (Evan G.) Academy Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.89 mi

Public Middle (10 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Gateway Lab School Gateway Lab School 3–8 Wilmington 0.73 mi
Stanton Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Wilmington 2.07 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 2.31 mi
Skyline Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Wilmington 3.01 mi
duPont (Alexis I.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Greenville 3.31 mi
Bayard Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Wilmington 3.42 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.65 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–12 Wilmington 4.63 mi
Shue-Medill Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Newark 4.81 mi
Great Oaks Charter School Great Oaks Charter School 6–10 Wilmington 4.89 mi

Public High (14 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Delcastle Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 8–12 Wilmington 1.18 mi
McKean (Thomas) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 8–12 Wilmington 1.97 mi
Dickinson (John) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 2.25 mi
Conrad Schools of Science Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 2.26 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 2.31 mi
Charter School of Wilmington Charter School of Wilmington 9–12 Wilmington 2.7 mi
Calloway (Cab) School of the Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 2.7 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9–12 Wilmington 3.03 mi
duPont (Alexis I.) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9–12 Wilmington 3.09 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–12 Newark 3.65 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–12 Wilmington 4.63 mi
Delaware Academy of Public Safety and Security Delaware Academy of Public Safety and Security 9–12 New Castle 4.65 mi
Design Thinking Academy Design Thinking Academy 9–12 Newark 4.67 mi
Freire Charter School Freire Charter School Wilmington 8–12 Wilmington 4.78 mi

Private (21 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St John The Beloved School Roman Catholic K–8 Wilmington 1.24 mi
Wilmington Junior Academy Seventh-Day Adventist Preschool–8 Wilmington 1.75 mi
Developing Minds Preschool And Learning Center Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 2.08 mi
High Road School Of Delaware Nonsectarian 4–12 Wilmington 2.72 mi
Wilmington Christian School Inc. Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Hockessin 3 mi
Harvest Christian Academy - Wilmington Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–6 Wilmington 3.11 mi
St Mark's High School Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 3.25 mi
The Hockessin Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Hockessin 3.44 mi
Nativity Preparatory School Of Wilmington Roman Catholic 5–8 Wilmington 3.49 mi
Tower Hill School Nonsectarian Preschool–12 Wilmington 3.49 mi
Limestone Hills Day School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 3.5 mi
Padua Academy Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 3.92 mi
St Ann School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 4.09 mi
The Independence School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Newark 4.16 mi
Ursuline Academy (Pk-12) Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Wilmington 4.22 mi
St Peter Cathedral School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 4.43 mi
Tutor Time Child Care Nonsectarian Preschool–K Newark 4.7 mi
St Michaels School & Nursery Inc Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 4.75 mi
Wilmington Friends School Friends Preschool–12 Wilmington 4.89 mi
Salesianum School Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 4.89 mi
Sharon Temple Adventist School Seventh-Day Adventist 1–8 Wilmington 4.98 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Wilmington (19808), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 24
  • Average salary of people in this community: $53,002

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 2,912
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.59
  • Households w/ Children: 57%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 12,183 (75.2%)
  • Rented: 3,215 (19.8%)
  • Vacant: 799 (4.9%)
  • Total: 16,197

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: 40,726
Households: 15,398
Median Age: 41.10

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.

Temperature

Education

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.1%
  • Some High School: 5.4%
  • High School Graduate: 29.6%
  • Some College: 17.9%
  • Associate Degree: 7.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22.4%
  • Graduate Degree: 15.5%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $70,601

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: $875
  • One Bedroom: $918
  • Two Bedroom: $1,083
  • Three Bedroom: $1,613
  • Four Bedroom: $1,615

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208 Washington Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19808-3236

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