214 Mount Vernon Drive, Bear, DE 19701-2075 $369,900

Beds/Baths: 4/3.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 4,325
Acreage: 0.27
Age:26 years
MLS#: DENC2059014
Subdivision: Mansion Farms


Spacious and Rarely Available Rancher in Appoquinimink Schools! This sale is subject to approval from the court of chancery. The home is being sold in as-is condition. No repairs or credits toward repairs will be offered by the seller. The seller is requesting all offers by 3pm on 4/25/24. The good faith deposit must be a minimum of 10% of the sale price and the buyer must be prepared to close on or before 5/22/24. Situated on a quiet 0.27-acre cul-de-sac lot in the highly desirable community of Mansion Farms, this brick-front home beguiles and mesmerizes with vernacular architectural details, simple yet elegant landscaping, and a cozy covered front porch. Driving up to this 4BR/3.5BA home, the long double-wide driveway and two-car attached garage impresses with ample parking possibilities. Designed for daily comfort and modern style, the interior beckons relaxation with an openly flowing floorplan, tons of natural light, and a large living room with a convenient coat closet and tall front windows. Envision cooking healthful meals and mixing spirited drinks in the fully equipped and updated eat-in kitchen featuring dark maple cabinetry, smooth granite counters, subway tile backsplash, stainless appliances, and a center island offering tons of extra storage and surface space. Adjoining the kitchen, the formal dining room includes traditional lighting and plenty of space for the eating with the whole family. Tucked away at the right side of the main level is a large family room with gas-burning fireplace and panoramic views of the yard. The rear sunroom is the perfect place to enjoy a spring breeze and is highlighted by vaulted ceilings, floor to ceiling glass, and a bonus attached deck. Down the hall are three well sized bedrooms and a full bath with tub/shower combo. The massive primary bedrooms boasts a walk-in closet and an en-suite bath with tub, shower, and dual sinks. The main level is rounded off by a guest powder room and a main level laundry room. Below grade, the gigantic finished basement offer lots of additional entertaining and living space as well as a full bath, bar, cedar closet, office, 4th bedroom, and even space for a 2nd kitchen! This great location is close to shopping, I-95, major highways, restaurants, Lums Pond State Park, schools, and so much more! With tons to offer in a fantastic neighborhood on a street with no through-traffic, this one-of-a-kind home will go quickly. This fantastic house is priced to sell with plenty of thought given to the maintenance and repairs needed. Schedule your showing today!

Kitchen: 10 X 17 - Main
Dining Room: 12 X 10 - Main
Family Room: 12 X 15 - Main
Living Room: 12 X 10 - Main
Sun/Florida Room: Main
Primary Bed: Main
Bedroom 2: Main
Bedroom 3: Main
Bonus Room: Lower 1
Office: Lower 1
Bedroom 4: Lower 1
Other: Lower 1
Recreation Room: Lower 1

Taxes: $3,282
Home Assoc: $150/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Appoquinimink
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


HOA: Yes;

Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, Main Floor Laundry

Attached Garage, Driveway, Garage - Front Entry, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Full Basement, Fully Finished Basement, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Dry Wall

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Pitched Roof, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Porch(es)

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Public Elementary (9 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Bear 1.27 mi
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 1.82 mi
Oberle (William) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Bear 3.25 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K–5 Bear 3.43 mi
Brader (Henry M.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.54 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.06 mi
Lorewood Grove Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 4.07 mi
Thomson Estates Elementary Cecil County Public Schools Preschool–5 Elkton 4.13 mi
Holly Hall Elementary Cecil County Public Schools Preschool–5 Elkton 4.97 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Hodgson (Paul M.) Vocational Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Newark 1.71 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9–12 Newark 3.7 mi
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Middletown 4.82 mi

Private (8 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Caravel Academy Nonsectarian Preschool–12 Bear 1.69 mi
Aquinas Academy Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Bear 1.91 mi
Christ The Teacher Catholic School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Newark 2.72 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Christian (no specific denomination) K–12 Bear 3.51 mi
Tarbiyah Islamic School Of Delaware Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 4.65 mi
Tarbiyah School Islamic Preschool–9 Newark 4.74 mi
The New School Nonsectarian Ungraded Newark 4.86 mi
Learning Express Academy Nonsectarian K–8 Newark 4.96 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: Coldwell Banker Realty , (302) 234-1888

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Listing data as of 5/18/2024.

214 Mount Vernon Drive, Bear, DE 19701-2075

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