New Castle County Homes for Sale, Newark Real Estate Listings, 261 West Main Street, MLS #6818942 Luxury Homes, Condos, Estates for Sale

261 West Main Street

Newark, DE 19711

DISTINCTION. 261 West Main Street in Newark, Delaware, is a distinctive and captivating residence that has graced this notable college town for over a century. A northeast facing front entry is the starting point for your tour of this magnificent architectural gem. Warm and inviting, this truly exceptional and appropriately adorned vintage 1909 home has many sophisticated and spacious rooms with fine, eye-catching details that are great for formal and informal entertaining. The same must be said of the extraordinary covered patio and meticulously landscaped exterior which are as awe-inspiring as the interior. The professionally designed landscape surrounds the property and delights the eye! Additional benefits of ownership are numerous, including updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, three floors of living space, expansive multi-entry screened porch, three fireplaces, four full baths, built-ins, crown molding, Pella windows, and thoughtfully installed central air-conditioning. Not to be overlooked, the third floor exercise room and spa includes a generously sized jetted tub, stall shower with built-in bench, and a fabulous sauna! Add on walking distance to the bounty of shops and restaurants on the east end of Main Street and to the University of Delaware campus to only begin to appreciate all this property has to offer.
Status
ACTIVE
Property Class
Residential
Type of Property
Detached
Style
Colonial
Design
3+Story
Fireplaces
1
Garage Spaces
4
Parking
3+ Car Parking, Drvwy/Off Str, Parking Lot, Shared
Pool Type
No Pool
Basement
Full, Unfinished
Has AC?
Yes
Subdivision
Newark
Middle School
SHUE-MEDIL
High School
NEWARK
Area
Newark/Glasgow
City
Newark
County
New Castle County
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: EatInKitchen
Garage Type: Detached
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 30,056
Laundry Type: Main-Floor Laundry
Area: Newark/Glasgow
Lot Area Acreage: 0.690000
Lot Description: Level Lot
Lot Dimensions: 100 X 300
Main Entrance: Foyer
Main Floor Baths: 1
Net SqFt: 4475
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Patio, Porch
Property Age: 105
Condition: Average+
Type: Detached
Roof: Shingle Roof
Room Count: 10
Upper Floor Baths: 3
Zoning Code: 18RS
Heat: Gas, Hot Water
Cooling: Central A/C
Water: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Room List
Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Bedroom-Fourth, Kitchen, Family Rm, Other Room 1, Other Room 2, Other Room 3, Other Room 4, Laundry Room
Stories
Main, Upper 1
Master Bedroom
14 x 13, level Upper 1
Second Bedroom
14 x 13, level Upper 1
Third Bedroom
14 x 13, level Upper 1
Fourth Bedroom
13 x 12, level Upper 1
Living Room
31 x 13, level Main
Dining Room
16 x 13, level Main
Family Room
35 x 17, level Main
Kitchen
16 x 13, level Main
Den
30 x 14, level Third
Jacuzzi
30 x 14, level Third
Scr Prch
27 x 15, level Main
Fr Porch
12 x 8, level Main
Exterior Features: Sidewalks, StreetLights, Fencing
Appliances: KitBuiltInRa, Di
Basement Type: Full, Unfinished
Fireplace Features: Brick Fireplace, LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace
Floor: Wood
Exterior: Brick
Tax Year
2015
Total Taxes
$5,111

Area Highlights

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Deer Park Tavern

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Distance: 0.35 Miles

Rating 94 reviews
Buffalo Wild Wings

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Distance: 0.36 Miles

Rating 35 reviews
Little Teriyaki

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Distance: 0.39 Miles

Rating 24 reviews
Newark Deli & Bagels

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Distance: 0.52 Miles

Rating 56 reviews
honeygrow

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Distance: 0.61 Miles

Rating 13 reviews
California Tortilla

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Distance: 0.62 Miles

Rating 45 reviews
Brewed Awakenings

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Distance: 0.62 Miles

Rating 36 reviews
Del Pez Mexican Gastropub

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Distance: 0.64 Miles

Rating 71 reviews
Catherine Rooney's Irish Pub

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Distance: 0.7 Miles

Rating 54 reviews
CHEF TAN

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Distance: 0.7 Miles

Rating 13 reviews

School Information

Great Schools

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Wilson (Etta J.) Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: K-5


Shue-Medill Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8


Diamond Christian Academy

Type: Private

Level: 6-12


Holy Angels Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


St Mark's High School

Type: Private

Level: 9-12


Heritage Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: K-5


Skyline Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8


Meadowood Program

Type: Public

Level: PK-12


Forest Oak Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: K-5

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