1942 Porter Road, Bear, DE 19701-2121 $587,000

Beds/Baths: 3/2
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,156
Acreage: 3.18
Age:45 years
MLS#: DENC2058772
Subdivision: None Available


Welcome to 1942 Porter Rd, Bear, DE - a captivating blend of modern elegance and rural charm! Nestled on a sprawling 3.18-acre lot, this meticulously rehabbed 3-bedroom, 2-full bath home offers the perfect combination of space, comfort, and style. Step inside to discover a haven of tranquility, with fresh neutral interior paints creating a welcoming atmosphere throughout. The heart of the home is the fully renovated kitchen, a culinary masterpiece boasting black stainless steel appliances, a sleek tile backsplash, center island and luxurious granite countertops. Trendy white cabinetry adorned with bronze handles and finishes adds a touch of sophistication, while every detail has been carefully curated to elevate your culinary experience. The allure continues with all-new light fixtures and ceiling fans that enhance the ambiance of each room. Indulge in relaxation in the newly renovated bathrooms, where tiled floors and tub surrounds create a spa-like retreat. Convenience meets versatility with a 3-car detached garage offering ample space for vehicles and storage. The upper floor presents endless possibilities, whether you envision a private office, studio, or potential accessory dwelling unit (ADU). This home caters to your every need, with an entry-level bedroom and full bathroom featuring a shower for added convenience. Ascend the wrought iron banister staircases to discover additional living space and breathtaking views. Experience the epitome of refined living at 1942 Porter Rd. Don't miss your opportunity to make this stunning property your own. Schedule your showing today and prepare to be captivated by the endless possibilities that await!

Taxes: $3,984
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Christina
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


Forced Air Heating, Oil, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, Private Septic Tank, Hookup Laundry, Lower Floor Laundry

Detached Garage, Driveway, Additional Storage Area, Detached Garage Spaces #: 3;

Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Dining/Living, Combination Kitchen/Dining, Entry Level Bedroom, Full Basement, Fully Finished Basement, Outside Entrance Basement, Side Entrance Basement, Basement Sump Pump, Walkout Level Basement, Carpet Flooring, Ceramic Tile Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Laminated Flooring, Wood Fireplace, Dry Wall, ENERGY STAR Qualified Door(s)

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Asphalt Roof, Aluminum Siding, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Above Ground Pool

Backs to Trees, Front Yard, Level Lot, Open Lot, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Partly Wooded Lot, Black Top Road, Concrete Road, Gravel Road

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Public Elementary (9 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 1.53 mi
Oberle (William) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Bear 1.86 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K–5 Bear 2.1 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 2.54 mi
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Bear 2.79 mi
Brader (Henry M.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.55 mi
Marshall (Thurgood) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 3.97 mi
Lorewood Grove Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 4.16 mi
Southern Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.57 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 4.4 mi
Gauger-Cobbs Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Newark 4.77 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 2.01 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9–12 Newark 3.38 mi
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Middletown 4.75 mi

Private (8 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Caravel Academy Nonsectarian Preschool–12 Bear 0.81 mi
Aquinas Academy Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Bear 1.34 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Christian (no specific denomination) K–12 Bear 1.94 mi
Learning Express Academy Nonsectarian K–8 Newark 3.58 mi
Christ The Teacher Catholic School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Newark 3.61 mi
Tarbiyah School Islamic Preschool–9 Newark 3.84 mi
Tarbiyah Islamic School Of Delaware Islamic Preschool–8 Newark 3.93 mi
Fairwinds Christian School Baptist Preschool–12 Bear 4.9 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: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. , (302) 351-5000, rtc@lnf.com

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Listing data as of 7/20/2024.

1942 Porter Road, Bear, DE 19701-2121

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