147 Cornwell Drive, Bear, DE 19701-3127 $550,000

Beds/Baths: 4/2.2
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,275
Acreage: 0.5
Age:28 years
MLS#: DENC2059496
Subdivision: York Farms


Welcome to this classic colonial home filled with outstanding features and endless possibilities! This spacious residence boasts 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, and an impressive 3275 square feet of living space. From the moment you step inside, you'll be greeted by a host of desirable amenities. As you enter the foyer, your attention is drawn to the inviting living spaces featuring 9 foot ceilings and a flowing floor plan. The spacious living room and dining room provide an abundance of space, great for entertaining your family and friends. A main level office offers a dedicated space for those who work from home. Beyond lies the heart of the home – the kitchen offering both style and functionality for your culinary adventures. The family room offers a wood burning fireplace and a rear stair case leading to the second level. One of the many highlights of this home is the sunroom, seamlessly connected to the family room via two sets of French doors. With a cathedral ceiling, two skylights, and glass doors leading onto the rear deck, this sun-drenched space is perfect for soaking in natural light and enjoying picturesque views of the backyard. A ceiling fan adds a touch of comfort on warm summer days, creating an ideal spot for relaxation or entertaining. Additional special features include a full basement providing ample storage or potential for expansion to suit your needs and preferences. Conveniently located in a peaceful neighborhood, this home offers the perfect blend of tranquility and modern amenities. Whether you're unwinding in the sunroom, preparing meals in the kitchen, or enjoying gatherings in the spacious living areas, this home provides the ultimate setting for creating lasting memories with loved ones. Although the home is in need of some renovations/ TLC, you don't want to miss the opportunity to make this colonial gem your own. Property is being sold in as is condition.

Bedroom 1: Upper 1
Bathroom 1: Upper 1
Laundry: Upper 1
Bathroom 2: Upper 1
Bedroom 2: Upper 1
Bedroom 3: Upper 1
Bedroom 4: Upper 1
Living Room: Main
Dining Room: Main
Kitchen: Main
Family Room: Main
Sun/Florida Room: Main
Taxes: $1,918
Home Assoc: $150/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Colonial
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


HOA: Yes;

90% Forced Air, Central, Central A/C, Natural Gas, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Upper Floor Laundry

Attached Garage, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Dining Area, Family Room Off Kitchen, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Island, Pantry, Skylight(s), Full Basement, Poured Concrete , Wood Fireplace

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Aluminum Siding, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding

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Public Elementary (9 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K–5 Bear 1.56 mi
Lorewood Grove Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 2.43 mi
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Bear 2.92 mi
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.27 mi
Southern Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 3.3 mi
Oberle (William) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Bear 3.36 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.72 mi
Cedar Lane Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K Middletown 4.45 mi
Cedar Lane Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 4.57 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 3.09 mi
Waters (Alfred G.) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6–8 Middletown 4.43 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Middletown 2.97 mi
Hodgson (Paul M.) Vocational Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Newark 3.62 mi

Private (4 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Aquinas Academy Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Bear 0.51 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Christian (no specific denomination) K–12 Bear 2.23 mi
Caravel Academy Nonsectarian Preschool–12 Bear 2.6 mi
Learning Express Academy Nonsectarian K–8 Newark 4.92 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Bear (19701), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 30
  • Average salary of people in this community: $60,258

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,466
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.78
  • Households w/ Children: 57%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,309 (75.6%)
  • Rented: 3,101 (20.7%)
  • Vacant: 547 (3.7%)
  • Total: 14,957

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: 40,173
Households: 14,410
Median Age: 41.20

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: 3.0%
  • Some High School: 4.1%
  • High School Graduate: 30.6%
  • Some College: 20.1%
  • Associate Degree: 7.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 20.6%
  • Graduate Degree: 13.9%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $88,589

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: $1,273
  • Two Bedroom: $1,419
  • Three Bedroom: $1,740
  • Four Bedroom: $1,878

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Innovations Realty , (302) 292-1900, info@innovationsbs.com

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Listing data as of 5/30/2024.

147 Cornwell Drive, Bear, DE 19701-3127

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