156-A Countryside Lane, Bear, DE 19701-2008 $539,900

Beds/Baths: 4/2
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,775
Acreage: 2.4
Age:46 years
Cape Cod
MLS#: DENC2058064
Subdivision: Countryside Farms


Impeccably maintained cape cod on 2.4 acres in an incredible location! The curb appeal of this home is top notch and upon arrival, you will immediately fall in love with the cute front porch! Birch hardwood flooring and neutral colors welcome you as you make your way to the large living room, complete with wood burning fireplace. There's even a private storage spot for your firewood! The living area opens to the eat-in kitchen, which features soft close white cabinets, stainless steel appliances, and quartz counters. For larger gatherings, the dining area is a wonderful space that can accommodate a large table and plenty of guests. Rounding out the first floor is the exquisite primary bedroom complete with massive walk-in closet - it's truly another separate room! The primary bathroom includes tile flooring, two vanities, standalone shower with tile surround and glass door, plus separate soaking tub! Three additional bedrooms, a full bathroom, and an attic/unfinished access can be found on the second floor. You will fall in love with the back porch as another gathering space or simply a place to relax and drink coffee in the mornings. The back yard has room for a fire pit and the property line extends far back to (and beyond) a large shed on the property. Even better, 156 Countryside has a large paved driveway and huge two-car garage! Don't miss out on this wonderful home close to Middletown, DE and major travel routes!

Taxes: $3,260
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: N
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Christina
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


Forced Air Heating, Electric, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, Public Sewer

Attached Garage, Driveway, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Crawl Space Foundation, Aluminum Siding, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding

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Public Elementary (10 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 1.23 mi
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Bear 1.91 mi
Oberle (William) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Bear 2.62 mi
Brader (Henry M.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.1 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K–5 Bear 3.16 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.45 mi
Thomson Estates Elementary Cecil County Public Schools Preschool–5 Elkton 4.12 mi
Lorewood Grove Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 4.39 mi
Marshall (Thurgood) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.67 mi
McVey (Joseph M.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.93 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Hodgson (Paul M.) Vocational Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Newark 1.29 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9–12 Newark 3.17 mi

Private (6 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Aquinas Academy Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Bear 1.88 mi
Christ The Teacher Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Newark 2.64 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Presbyterian Preschool–12 Bear 2.97 mi
Tarbiyah Islamic School Of Delaware Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 4.05 mi
Delaware Tarbiyah School Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 4.15 mi
Learning Express Academy Nonsectarian K–8 Newark 4.33 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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Listing Courtesy of: RE/MAX Chesapeake

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156-A Countryside Lane, Bear, DE 19701-2008

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