839 Blackbird Landing Road, Townsend, DE 19734-9148 $799,000
With Pending Contract
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,648
Subdivision: Blackbird Landing
Back on the market due to no fault of sellers. Home is ready for new owners! Look no further, only one neighbor and surrounded by water views on 3 sides over looking the Blackbird Creek and the Blackbird Creek Preserve. Nature lovers will enjoy the nearby walking trails, kayak/canoe launch ( state maintained) at the perserve and the wildlife living along the creek. Fishing and crabbing is even possible as the creek leads out to the Delaware River. 4 Bedroom/ 3 full bath all brick ranch home features hardwood floors on the main level, foyer, living room, dining room, brick fireplace with custom bookshelf in the family room and a main bedroom and bath that has been recently upgraded. Enjoy your coffee on your private balcony while overlooking the creek and pond. You might even see the Bald Eagle flying by or the new fawns grazing in the pasture. Two additional bedrooms are on the main level with a full bathroom. Kitchen has a center island that is perfect for entertaining and stainless steel appliances were recently added (all new in 2022). The Florida/ Sunroom off the family room is perfect for enjoying the surrounding nature in comfort year round. The attached 2 car garage has attic access and plenty of cabinet space. A maintence free composite deck is off the Florida/ Sunroom with additional parking nearby and room for a table and outdoor kitchen area. Step downstairs from the foyer to a great room complete with laminate flooring and crown moulding. You'll have plenty of basement storage in the workshop area, an office (with a walk-in closet), Full bath/laundry combo, and a 4th bedroom with a custom made desk overlooking the side yard pasture. As you step outside through the double doors onto the patio you will overlook your own private pond and the horse pasture complete with a 3 stall barn that had a new roof put on in 2023. In the back yard, you will find a huge Garage (1620 sq. ft. heat, a/c and electric) complete with a commercial grade car lift and air compressors so its ready to start your project car or do general maintenance. An extra storage garage ( 800 sq. ft.) will easily hold 4+ additional vehicles and the storage container are included. Truly a unique one of a kind find!
Living Room: Main
Dining Room: Main
Family Room: Main
Great Room: Lower 1
Office: Lower 1
Basement: Lower 1
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Pool: Yes - Personal
Elem. School: Old StateMid. School: Cantwell BridgeHigh School: Odessa
Water Oriented: Yes; Water Front: No; Water Access: Yes; Water Body Name: Blackbird Creek; Water Body Type: Creek; Types of Use: Canoe/Kayak; # of Docks: 0; Navigable: Yes;
Heat Pump - Oil BackUp, Electric, Oil, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, On Site Septic, 200+ Amp Service, Lower Floor Laundry, Under Ground Utilities
Attached Garage, Detached Garage, Driveway, Garage - Side Entry, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2; Detached Garage Spaces #: 8;
Attic, Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Family Room Off Kitchen, Fully Finished Basement, Hardwood Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Laminate Plank Flooring, Brick Fireplace, Wood Fireplace, Dry Wall, Window Screens, Vinyl Clad Windows, Wood Frame Windows, Double Hung Windows, Six Panel Doors
Block Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Brick Exterior, Copper Plumbing, Balcony, Deck(s), Extensive Hardscape, Flood Lights, Outbuilding(s), Secure Storage, Gutter System, Above Ground Pool
Backs to Trees, Front Yard, Not In Development Lot, Partly Wooded Lot, Fishing Available, Hunting Available, Suburban, Creek/Stream View, Pasture View, Trees/Woods View, Water View, Partially Fenced, Black Top Road
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Public Elementary (4 schools)
|Townsend Early Childhood Center||Appoquinimink School District||K||Townsend||2.81 mi|
|Townsend Elementary School||Appoquinimink School District||1–5||Townsend||2.9 mi|
|Spring Meadow Early Childhood Center||Appoquinimink School District||K||Townsend||3.42 mi|
|Old State Elementary School||Appoquinimink School District||1–5||Townsend||3.49 mi|
Private (2 schools)
|St Andrew's School||Episcopal||9–12||Middletown||4.37 mi|
|St Annes Episcopal School||Episcopal||Preschool–8||Middletown||4.95 mi|
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This report is a detailed community overview for Townsend (19734), Delaware.
- Average travel time to work for people in this community: 36
- Average salary of people in this community: $64,706
- Population Density (ppl / mile): 159
- Household Size (ppl): 3.21
- Households w/ Children: 83%
- Owned: 3,917 (90.7%)
- Rented: 150 (3.5%)
- Vacant: 251 (5.8%)
- Total: 4,318
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.
Climate and Weather
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- Less than 9th Grade: 0.9%
- Some High School: 5.4%
- High School Graduate: 35.5%
- Some College: 22.3%
- Associate Degree: 7.0%
- Bachelor's Degree: 18.5%
- Graduate Degree: 10.4%
Median Income: $111,006
The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
- Two Bedroom: $982
- Three Bedroom: $1,427
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