9 E Abbey Drive, Townsend, DE 19734 $649,000

Beds/Baths: 4/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 4,050
Acreage: 0.5
Age:18 years
MLS#: DENC2003926
Mobile#: 4778
Subdivision: Bishops Walk


This home sitting off in a quiet neighborhood on the east side of rt 1 and 13. When pulling up you will notice the curb appeal of landscaping and mixed stone and paver walkway with lanterns and lights on the steps that lead down to the street. In the back yard, you will notice a paver patio-fenced yard and an in-ground pool that backs to woods. The home also has a new roof and high ceilings and all window sills are granite. Walking in the two-story foyer with chandelier lighting, hardwood flooring and you have a butterfly staircase to the 2nd level a formal living room on one side with a bay window and a formal dining room with the matching chandelier on the other with a bay window. Walking down the foyer you will have a half bath and office/study and the spacious family room with wall-mounted tv, surround sound, fireplace, large windows for natural lighting, and the slider that leads to the back paver patio for great entertaining. Off the family room is the large eat-in kitchen with a bay window, granite countertops, a large island, stainless steel appliances stone backsplash, and a wall-mounted gas fireplace. Off the kitchen is the entrance to the 3 car garage. The second level has 3 large bedrooms, hall baths, laundry with a washtub. The 3rd bedroom has a bay window and surrounds sound. The large master with sitting area and a large walk-in closet plus a large bath with double vanity with linen cabinets on each side, the jacuzzi tub plus a tile/ stone walk-in shower, and wall-mounted TV, surround sound, and a heated floor. The unfinished basement with high ceilings is just waiting for its new owner to come and do your finishing touch with high ceilings. The stove and the dryer can be gas or electric. Furniture is negotiable on a separate addendum from the contract. Put this home on your list it is a MUST SEE.

Foyer: 10 X 18 - Main
Living Room: 11 X 17 - Main
Dining Room: 11 X 17 - Main
Office: 12 X 11 - Main
Family Room: 23 X 18 - Main
Kitchen: 24 X 18 - Main
Bedroom 1: 14 X 11 - Upper 1
Bathroom 2: 13 X 11 - Upper 1
Bathroom 3: 25 X 18 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 17 X 15 - Upper 1
Sitting Room: 11 X 13 - Upper 1
Basement: Lower 1

Taxes: $4,890
Home Assoc: $325/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Appoquinimink


HOA: Yes;

Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, 200+ Amp Service

Attached Garage, Driveway, On Street, Garage - Side Entry, Attached Garage Spaces #: 3;

Full Basement, Carpet Flooring, Ceramic Tile Flooring, Wood Flooring

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Stone Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Exterior Lighting, Street Lights

Backs to Trees, Split Rail Fence

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Public Elementary (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Spring Meadow Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K Townsend 1.09 mi
Old State Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Odessa 1.1 mi
Townsend Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K Townsend 2.47 mi
Townsend Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Townsend 2.49 mi
Brick Mill Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 3.13 mi
Silver Lake Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 3.47 mi
Appoquinimink PreSchool Center Appoquinimink School District Preschool Middletown 3.72 mi
MOT Charter School MOT Charter School K–12 Middletown 4.6 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Meredith (Everett) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6–8 Middletown 3.64 mi
Redding (Louis L.) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6–8 Middletown 3.67 mi
MOT Charter School MOT Charter School K–12 Middletown 4.6 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Middletown High School Appoquinimink School District 9–12 Middletown 2.86 mi
MOT Charter School MOT Charter School K–12 Middletown 4.6 mi

Private (3 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St Andrew's School Episcopal 9–12 Middletown 2.06 mi
St Annes Episcopal School Episcopal Preschool–8 Middletown 2.73 mi
Gem School Inc (The) Nonsectarian Preschool–K Middletown 4.99 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Townsend (19734), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 35
  • Average salary of people in this community: $54,349

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 157
  • Household Size (ppl): 3.14
  • Households w/ Children: 83%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 3,814 (87.3%)
  • Rented: 277 (6.3%)
  • Vacant: 276 (6.3%)
  • Total: 4,367

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: 12,855
Households: 4,091
Median Age: 39.70

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.6%
  • Some High School: 6.8%
  • High School Graduate: 41.5%
  • Some College: 18.0%
  • Associate Degree: 4.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 17.5%
  • Graduate Degree: 9.7%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $94,598

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).

  • Two Bedroom: $878
  • Three Bedroom: $1,387
  • Four Bedroom: $2,116

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