708 Blackshire Rd

Wilmington, DE 19805 View Map $440,000 Ask a Question
PHOTOS & DETAILS: 708 Blackshire Rd, Wilmington, DE 19805 For Sale - MLS #DENC2033792 - Photos, Virtual Tour, School Info - Real Estate Listing Info Photo 1
PHOTOS & DETAILS: 708 Blackshire Rd, Wilmington, DE 19805 For Sale - MLS #DENC2033792 - Photos, Virtual Tour, School Info - Real Estate Listing Info Map

Dustin Oldfather

(302) 260-2000

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Status: Sold
Property Type:Interior Row/Townhouse
MLS #:DENC2033792
Sq. Feet:2,150
Date Sold:2/1/2023
Lot Size:0.07 Acres
County:New Castle

Listing Office

Office:Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
Broker Phone:302-351-5000
Sitting on a beautiful, tree-lined street in Wawaset Park, this classic townhouse boasts all the character and quality craftsmanship associated with the historic and desirable homes found in the neighborhood. A welcoming porch invites you to sit and enjoy the surrounding trees and gardens. Inside features include: hardwood floors, crown molding, built-in shelving surrounding the living room gas fireplace with new stove insert, and a recently renovated kitchen with new appliances, gas range, and large pantry closet. Sliding doors off the dining room lead to the rear porch with awning - perfect for indoor/outdoor dining and entertaining. Three bedrooms are found on the second floor, the largest with a built-in closet organization system, and an updated full bath. A spacious fourth bedroom is on the third floor, with a walk-in closet and private, full bath. There is pull-down attic access from the third-floor landing. The basement provides ample work, storage, and laundry space, a half bath, and access to the exterior. The fenced rear yard is a peaceful retreat with mature trees and a custom storage shed for outdoor equipment. Additional upgrades: New Basement Furnace 2018, 2 New Air Conditioners 2022, New Gas Hot Water Heater, New Sump Pump... Enjoy the walkability of Wawaset Park, within walking distance to Wilmington parks, playgrounds, library, shops, and restaurants. Known for its beautiful gardens and stunning architecture, Wawaset Park is conveniently located close to downtown Wilmington, I-95, and major roadways.

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Community Information

Address:708 Blackshire Rd, Wilmington, DE 19805
Area:Wilmington (30906)
County:New Castle
School District:Red Clay Consolidated
Subdivision:Wawaset Park
Zip Code:19805
Neighborhood:WAWASET PARK


Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 2 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1918
Construction: Stucco
Foundation: Brick/Mortar
Basement Type: Outside Entrance, Partially Finished

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Floor Plan - Traditional, Recessed Lighting, Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors
Appliances: Dishwasher, Microwave, Oven/Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances
Other Rooms: Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen
Fireplace: Gas/Propane, Insert
Exterior Features: Sidewalks, Exterior Lighting
Sub Structure Types: Above Grade, Below Grade
Cooling: Central A/C
Cooling Fuel: Natural Gas
Heating: Forced Air
Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Natural Gas

Square Footage

Finished Sq. Ft.
Above Grade 2150
Below Grade 0
Total 2150


KitchenMain Level10x13Kitchen - Gas Cooking,Pantry,Flooring - Tile
Living RoomMain Level15x17Crown Molding,Fireplace - Gas,Built-Ins,Flooring - HardWood
Dining RoomMain Level13x13Chair Rail,Flooring - HardWood
Primary BedroomUpper 1 Level13x15Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 2Upper 1 Level13x13Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 3Upper 1 Level9x10Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 4Upper 2 Level12x17Flooring - HardWood,Walk-In Closet(s)

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.07 Acres
Lot Dimensions:24.00 x 124.70 Sq. Ft.
Parking Included In List Price: No
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Directions:Nottingham Rd to Blackshire Rd, Property on Right

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $4,868 (paid Annually)
Tax Year: 2022
School Tax: $2,628
New Financing: Conventional
Ownership Type: Fee Simple
Homeowners' Assoc.: Yes
City Tax Rate: $1,972.00 (Annually)
County Tax Rate: $268.00 (Annually)
Association Fee: $53.00
HOA Fee: $53.00 (Semi-Annually)



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Listing Information Last Updated 3/29/2023
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