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230 Forrestal Drive, Bear, DE 19701 $489,900

Beds/Baths: 4/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,300
Acreage: 0.82
Age:38 years
Style:
Colonial
MLS#: DENC2054944
Subdivision: Caravel Farms
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

Welcome to this spacious single-family home in the highly sought-after community of Caravel Farms. Boasting 4 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths, this residence offers the perfect combination of comfort and privacy. Situated on a quiet cul-de-sac and surrounded by a wooded area, this home creates an enchanting retreat-like ambiance. As you step inside, you will enter into the foyer and leads to sunlit living spaces that seamlessly flow together. Main level offers separate living room, dining room, kitchen and inviting family room complete with wood burning fireplace. Off the family room is access to the 2 car garage, laundry area and half bath. The upstairs main suite is a true sanctuary, offering a generous layout, a walk-in closet, and an en-suite bathroom. Three additional well-appointed bedrooms provide plenty of space for family or guests to relax and unwind. Step outside into your private oasis, where a sparkling pool awaits. Don't miss your opportunity to own this remarkable property.

Primary Bed: 20 X 14 - Upper 1
Bedroom 1: 11 X 10 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 17 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 14 X 11 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 15 X 11 - Main
Dining Room: 12 X 11 - Main
Family Room: 19 X 13 - Main
Living Room: 18 X 11 - Main
Attic:

Taxes: $3,728
Home Assoc: $35/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Christina
High School: Glasgow
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS

Features

Community
HOA: Yes; Fee Includes: Common Area Maintenance, Snow Removal;

Utilities
Forced Air Heating, Oil, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, 100 Amp Service, Circuit Breakers, Main Floor Laundry, Cable TV

Garage/Parking
Attached Garage, Driveway, Other, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Interior
Attic/House Fan, Ceiling Fan(s), Kitchen - Eat-In, Primary Bath(s), Full Basement, Unfinished Basement, Fully Carpeted Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Wood Flooring, Brick Fireplace

Exterior
Pitched Roof, Shingle Roof, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Porch(es)

Lot
Front Yard, Open Lot, Rear Yard, Sloping Lot, Trees/Wooded

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Public Elementary (11 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 0.19 mi
Oberle (William) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Bear 1.82 mi
Brader (Henry M.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 2.22 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 2.74 mi
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Bear 2.96 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K–5 Bear 3.36 mi
Marshall (Thurgood) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.71 mi
McVey (Joseph M.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.88 mi
Thomson Estates Elementary Cecil County Public Schools Preschool–5 Elkton 3.96 mi
Brookside Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.56 mi
Newark Charter School Newark Charter School K–12 Newark 4.87 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Gauger-Cobbs Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Newark 3.92 mi
Newark Charter School Newark Charter School K–12 Newark 4.87 mi
Kirk (George V.) Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Newark 4.91 mi

Public High (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Hodgson (Paul M.) Vocational Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Newark 0.82 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9–12 Newark 2.14 mi
Christiana High School Christina School District 6–12 Newark 4.64 mi
Newark Charter School Newark Charter School K–12 Newark 4.87 mi

Private (6 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Christ The Teacher Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Newark 2.48 mi
Aquinas Academy Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Bear 2.59 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Presbyterian Preschool–12 Bear 2.79 mi
Tarbiyah Islamic School Of Delaware Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 2.95 mi
Delaware Tarbiyah School Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 3.05 mi
Learning Express Academy Nonsectarian K–8 Newark 3.4 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: $60,848

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,542
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.80
  • Households w/ Children: 56%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,714 (75.6%)
  • Rented: 3,356 (21.6%)
  • Vacant: 432 (2.8%)
  • Total: 15,502

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: 42,240
Households: 15,070
Median Age: 41.50

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.

Temperature

Education

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 3.1%
  • Some High School: 4.1%
  • High School Graduate: 31.0%
  • Some College: 20.1%
  • Associate Degree: 7.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 20.1%
  • Graduate Degree: 14.4%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $90,240

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: $1,240
  • Two Bedroom: $1,459
  • Three Bedroom: $1,767
  • Four Bedroom: $1,313

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Keller Williams Real Estate - Newark , (302) 738-2300, klrw426@kw.com

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Listing data as of 2/29/2024.

230 Forrestal Drive, Bear, DE 19701

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