1921 The Strand

New Castle, DE 19720 View Map $1,078,000 Schedule a Tour

Dustin Oldfather

(302) 260-2000

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Status: Active
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:DENC2060016
Sq. Feet:4,095
On Site:51 Days
Lot Size:1.08 Acres
County:New Castle

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Office:Curt Scully Realty Company
Welcome to 19-21 The Strand, where old meets new. Circa 1870, this detached mostly brick colonial known as the Deakyne House underwent major renovations in the late 1990's with no detail spared! From the front door, enter into the foyer with elegant staircase, leading into the formal living room featuring gas fireplace with marble surround, marble hearth, period wooden mantle, custom book cases, random width pine floors. You pass through the large formal dining room and into the 1990's addition featuring a large well appointed kitchen with panoramic water views of the Delaware River and the professionally designed formal garden. The gourmet kitchen offers two ovens, one cooktop, dishwasher, large refrigerator, two sinks,, (one double, and one single), granite countertops, custom cabinetry, beautifully crafted stone and brick gas fireplace, and random width pine floors. A full, tiled bath completes the first floor. The rear set of steps wrapping around the exposed stone and brick fireplace lead down to the finished basement and and up to primary suite. The primary suite offers panoramic views river and magnificent gardens, featuring a third gas fireplace, exposed doweled beams, random width pine floors, sitting room, and bedroom area. There is a large walk in closet and a large tiled bathroom with shower. The second bedroom toward the front of the home complete the 2nd floor. The third floor offers 2 additional bedrooms and a third full bathroom. The front section of basement houses the laundry and all systems, HVAC, and circuity breaker electric panel and room for additional storage. The finished section of the basement (family room) features a fourth gas fireplace with raised brick hearth, tile floors, outside entrance with brick set of steps leading to a large brick patio. The bonus room/office, and a utility/wet bar complete the finished section of the basement. Perfect home for entertaining or just relax and watch the activity on the river. You must see this home to truly appreciate the attention to detail. Schedule your tour today and enjoy all this historic river town has to offer.

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Community Information

Address:1921 The Strand, New Castle, DE 19720
County:New Castle
School District:Colonial
Body of Water (Name):Delaware River
Subdivision:Old New Castle
Zip Code:19720
Neighborhood:OLD NEW CASTLE


Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Year Built:1830
Construction: Brick, Wood Siding
Foundation: Stone
Basement Type: Full, Improved, Outside Entrance, Partially Finished, Walkout Stairs, Windows, Workshop

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Additional Stairway, Built-Ins, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Exposed Beams, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Stain/Lead Glass, Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Wet/Dry Bar, Wood Floors
Appliances: Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Dryer, Oven - Single, Oven - Wall, Oven/Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Washer
Flooring: Hardwood, Tile/Brick
Other Rooms: Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Sitting Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Foyer, Utility Room, Bathroom 3, Bonus Room, Primary Bathroom
Fireplace: Brick, Gas/Propane, Mantel(s), Marble, Stone
Patio And Porch: Patio(s), Brick
Fencing: Fully
Sub Structure Types: Above Grade, Below Grade
Cooling: Central A/C
Cooling Fuel: Electric
Heating: Hot Water
Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Natural Gas

Square Footage

Finished Sq. Ft.
Above Grade 3425
Below Grade 670
Total 4095


FoyerMain LevelBuilt-Ins,Flooring - HardWood
Living RoomMain Level14x26Built-Ins,Fireplace - Gas,Flooring - HardWood
Dining RoomMain Level16x16
KitchenMain Level17x17Built-Ins,Countertop(s) - Granite,Double Sink,Fireplace - Gas,Flooring - Solid Hardwood,Island,Kitchen - Eat-in,Kitchen - Gas Cooking
OtherMain Level17x6Built-Ins,Countertop(s) - Granite,Flooring - HardWood,Pantry,Wet Bar
Bedroom 2Upper 1 Level15x14Chair Rail,Flooring - Solid Hardwood
Primary BedroomUpper 1 Level11x19Chair Rail,Flooring - HardWood
Primary BathroomUpper 1 Level11x9
OtherUpper 1 Level13x6
Bedroom 3Upper 2 Level11x11
Bedroom 4Upper 2 Level11x10
Bathroom 3Upper 2 Level6x6
Sitting RoomUpper 1 Level15x17Fireplace - Gas,Flooring - HardWood,Built-Ins
Family RoomLower 1 Level14x16Fireplace - Gas,Flooring - Ceramic Tile
Utility RoomLower 1 Level16x5Flooring - Tile/Brick,Countertop(s) - Ceramic,Built-Ins,Wet Bar
Bonus RoomLower 1 Level11x16

Property Features

Lot Size: 1.08 Acres
Lot Dimensions:40.87 x604 irregular Sq. Ft.
Lot Description: Irregular, Landscaping
Location: River
Parking Types: On Street
View: River, Panoramic, Garden/Lawn
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Directions:Please use GPS.

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $6,617 (paid Annually)
Tax Year: 2022
School Tax: $3,985
Ownership Type: Fee Simple
Homeowners' Assoc.: No
City Tax Rate: $2,038.00 (Annually)
County Tax Rate: $594.00 (Annually)



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