29 S Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702-1533 $449,900

Beds/Baths: 2/1.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,750
Acreage: 0.75
Age:271 years
Style:
Colonial
MLS#: DENC525828
Subdivision: None Available
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

Truly a golden opportunity to own an exquisite piece of Delaware history!!! Welcome home to the George Hillis Mansion Home, Circa 1750 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The interior of this Georgian mansion is quite handsomely finished. The entrance hall features an open string staircase with turned balusters. Simple chair rail and cornice trim adorn the interiors of each first floor rooms, including living room (or office) complete with chandelier. Enter the formal dining room (or conference room) which includes raised panel cupboards, colonial trim, and 16" solid brick walls with plaster interior. The updated kitchen is complete with raised panel colonial period cabinetry and newer appliances. The keeping room located off of the kitchen is one of the many gems offered in this home -- 18th Century cooking fireplace with mantel, beehive brick oven, and heart pine floor with brick hearth and rear staircase to access second floor. Owners suite includes large windows with deep sills, fireplace, and original six panel wood door. The guest bedroom is complete with fireplace, heart pine floor and oversized windows for loads of natural light. Large walk-in attic -- great storage or multitude of possibilities to add additional bedrooms, bath, study, etc. An oversized screened porch allows you to spend quiet time overlooking a 3/4 acre paradise -- mature trees and exquisite landscaping. A history lover's dream come true!!

Taxes: $3,160
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Christina

Features

Utilities
Forced Air Heating, Oil, Window Unit(s) Cooling, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer

Garage/Parking
Driveway

Interior
Full Basement

Exterior
Brick Exterior

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Public Elementary (23 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Jones (Albert H.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 0.21 mi
Gallaher (Robert S.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 1.44 mi
Marshall (Thurgood) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 1.76 mi
Pleasantville Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 1.96 mi
Delaware School for the Deaf Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.47 mi
Christina Early Education Center Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.56 mi
Smith (Jennie E.) Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Newark 2.65 mi
Las Americas ASPIRA Academy Las Americas Aspira Academy K–8 Newark 2.69 mi
Brennen School (The) Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.71 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.99 mi
Forest Oak Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Newark 3.03 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Newark 3.13 mi
Brookside Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Newark 3.47 mi
Oberle (William) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Bear 3.8 mi
The Wallace Wallin School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 4.02 mi
Heritage Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.21 mi
Wilson (Etta J.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.31 mi
Wilmington Manor Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.42 mi
Downie (Carrie) Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.56 mi
McVey (Joseph M.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.65 mi
Maclary (R. Elisabeth) Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Newark 4.67 mi
Richey Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.68 mi
New Castle Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.86 mi

Public Middle (11 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Delaware School for the Deaf Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.47 mi
Christina Early Education Center Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.56 mi
Kirk (George V.) Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Newark 2.65 mi
Brennen School (The) Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.71 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.99 mi
Gauger-Cobbs Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Newark 3.01 mi
Shue-Medill Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Newark 3.24 mi
Stanton Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Wilmington 3.49 mi
The Wallace Wallin School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 4.02 mi
Read (George) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 4.15 mi
Skyline Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Wilmington 4.35 mi

Public High (13 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Design Thinking Academy Design Thinking Academy 9–12 Newark 0.87 mi
Christiana High School Christina School District 9–12 Newark 1.79 mi
Delaware School for the Deaf Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.47 mi
Christina Early Education Center Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.56 mi
Brennen School (The) Christina School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.71 mi
Meadowood Program Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–12 Newark 2.99 mi
The Wallace Wallin School Colonial School District Preschool–12 New Castle 4.02 mi
Penn (William) High School Colonial School District 9–12 New Castle 4.12 mi
Newark High School Christina School District 9–12 Newark 4.26 mi
Delaware Academy of Public Safety and Security Delaware Academy of Public Safety and Security 9–12 New Castle 4.3 mi
Dickinson (John) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 4.44 mi
Delcastle Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 8–12 Wilmington 4.65 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9–12 Newark 4.86 mi

Private (12 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Fairwinds Christian School Baptist Preschool–12 Bear 1.58 mi
Tutor Time Child Care Nonsectarian Preschool–K Newark 1.71 mi
Islamic Academy Of Delaware Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 1.99 mi
Learning Express Academy Nonsectarian K–8 Newark 2.07 mi
Delaware Tarbiyah School Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 3.16 mi
St Mark's High School Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 3.54 mi
Tarbiyah Islamic School Of Delaware Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 3.71 mi
Developing Minds Preschool And Learning Center Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 3.76 mi
The College School Nonsectarian 2–8 Newark 4.07 mi
Delaware Christian Academy Baptist Preschool–8 New Castle 4.33 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Presbyterian Preschool–12 Bear 4.56 mi
St John The Beloved School Roman Catholic K–8 Wilmington 4.93 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Newark (19702), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 26
  • Average salary of people in this community: $52,234

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,914
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.82
  • Households w/ Children: 66%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 12,131 (58.1%)
  • Rented: 7,219 (34.6%)
  • Vacant: 1,518 (7.3%)
  • Total: 20,868

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: 54,668
Households: 19,350
Median Age: 34.20

Climate and Weather

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Education

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 4.5%
  • Some High School: 5.4%
  • High School Graduate: 25.7%
  • Some College: 19.0%
  • Associate Degree: 8.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 23.1%
  • Graduate Degree: 13.7%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $74,668

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: $1,265
  • One Bedroom: $1,024
  • Two Bedroom: $1,275
  • Three Bedroom: $1,446
  • Four Bedroom: $1,366

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29 S Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702-1533

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