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222 Waverly Road
WILMINGTON, DE 19803

  • 3 beds
  • 2 baths
  • 1,825 sqft
  • 6,098 sqft lot
  • $180 per sqft
  • 1953 build

Sure to be a favorite in Fairfax! Lush, open front lawn and stone-trimmed beds precede this cream brick edged with charcoal gray shutters, 2-story 3BRs/1 ~ bath home with addition perched in well-known Fairfax in N. Wilm. White intricate millwork surrounding front door enhances raised entry, while keeping exterior clean and classic. All-glass pane door allows all to appreciate splash of color with the red front door. Step into hardwood floored main space that is quite large when one realizes hutches, bookcases and desk area all fit comfortably around outside of room, while room~s center is deemed as central conversation spot with area rug identifying boundary. Subtle details such as extra-wide crown molding and white chair rail that slightly contrast hue-of-blue paint make DR formal, yet, 1 accent wall of wide-shiplap seals the deal with undeniable charm, keeping room guest-friendly. Kitchen sits beyond and is blend of neutral tones of dove gray tile countertop, midnight black and white diamond backsplash, and pristine white cabinets with mix of black/SS appliances. Extra series of cabinets and ample countertop offer perfect spot for coffee bar and prep space. Grand addition built off back of home is a stand-out! Step down to sunken glorious bonus square footage. No extra effort needed to make this space feel inviting! Its vaulted ceiling and wonderful use of natural wood create simple space. Natural wood-trimmed skylight and windows emphasize light hardwood floors, while back door has alcove for bench and hooks before stepping out the side door. Huge dining space is made comfortable and colorful by vibrant area rug, while adjacent is floor-to-ceiling all-brick FP bringing that element of warmth to room. Seamless and open is sunken, living/TV space enveloped in natural wood-trimmed windows, opening the gates for sunlight to stream in throughout the day and offering panoramic views to picture-pretty backyard. There~s abundant space for couches, chairs and coffee table to surround a TV. Wonderful combination of space with an easy-lived-in look! Kitchen offers access to partially finished LL, that is perfect playroom. PR on this level is ideal and features bright turquoise paint with pedestal sink. Separate room has full wall of built-in shelves lined up with work bench, while W & D and utility sink are tucked in corner. From LR, a roomy landing is home to sizable coat closet and hardwood steps with chair rail lead up to 2nd floor, where hardwood floors continue, and pull-down floored attic resides. 3 spacious BRs feature big closets, and 2 out of 3 BRs have ceiling fans, while 3rd BR touts crystal raindrop ceiling light. Bath is mix of retro and real-life now with green/black tile floor and ~ tile wall accented with modern bump-out curved basin 2-door vanity. This outdoors has all-around appeal! Back door leads out to multi-outdoor venues in scenic fenced-in backyard. Elevated full deck is set up with dining table and shaded seating just off back of home. Open-air brick terrace touts 2 chairs and quaint portable fire pit nestled against fence. Adjacent is stone-edged area where hammock offers invitation to relax, read or take a nap. Pine trees are clustered in corner and shed provides much-needed outdoor storage of bikes, toys and lawn equipment. At foot of gently sloping backyard is open, rail-less slightly elevated deck where collection of chairs is gathered to enjoy peaceful and private yard filled with lemonade and laid-back days. This backyard comes to the forefront! On any given pleasant summer~s day, enjoy low-key activity around neighborhood. With winding sidewalks throughout community, take a bike ride, engage in evening stroll, chat with neighbors or go for a run. Shopping plazas, grocery stores and food establishments are literally 1 mile away, while just-around-the-corner Rt. 202 offers just about everything else. Plus, merely a 2 min. drive to I-95 on-ramp. Welcome home to 222 Waverly Rd.!

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Last checked: Checking… • Last updated Nov 17, 2020 • Source: BRIGHT

MLS# DENC503482 —

Amenities & Taxes

The Building

Year Built:
1953
Year Built Source:
Assessor
New Construction:
No
Construction Materials:
Brick
Structure Type:
Detached
Architectural Style:
Colonial
Levels:
2
Accessibility Features:
None
Basement:
Yes
Basement Type:
Partial
Above Grade Finished Area Units:
Square Feet
Above Grade Fin SQFT:
1825
Above Grade Fin SQFT Source:
Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Units:
Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units:
Square Feet
Below Grade Fin SQFT Source:
Assessor
Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source:
Assessor
Total SQFT Source:
Assessor
Total Below Grade SQFT Source:
Assessor
Tax Total Finished SQFT:
1825

Interior

Room List:
Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1
Fireplace:
Yes
Living Area SQFT Source:
Assessor

Room Dimensions

Total SQFT
1825
Living Area SQFT:
1,825 Sqft

Financial & Terms

Sale Type:
Standard
Acceptable Financing:
FHA, Conventional, Cash, VA
Buyer Financing:
Conventional
Possession:
31-60 Days CD

Location

Directions:
From Foulk Rd, enter into Fairfax, left onto Waverly
Cross Street:
Thomas
Latitude:
39.78964996
Longitude:
-75.53842163

The Property

Property Type:
Residential
Lot Size Acres:
0.14
Lot Size Source:
Assessor
Lot Size Dimensions:
60.50 x 100.00
Lot Dimensions Source:
Assessor
Lot SQFT:
6,098 Sqft
Other Structures:
Above Grade, Below Grade
Zoning:
NC5
Water View:
No
Waterfront:
No
Navigable Water:
No
Water Access:
No
Water Oriented:
No
Lot Size Units:
Square Feet
Ground Rent Exists:
No
Riparian Rights:
No
In City Limits:
No
Tidal Water:
No

Listing Agent

Contact info:

Taxes

Tax ID Number:
06-101.00-187
Tax Year:
2019
Tax Lot:
187
Tax Annual Amount:
$2,289
Tax Assessed Value:
$64,800
Year Assessed:
2019
School Tax
1756.0
County Tax:
534.00
Total Taxes Pymnt Freq:
Annually

Beds

Bedrooms:
3
Upper Level Bedrooms:
3
Upper Level 1 Bedrooms:
3

Baths

Bathrooms Total Count:
2
Full Bathrooms:
1
Half Bathrooms:
1
Upper Level Full Baths:
1
Lower Level Half Baths:
1
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels:
1
Bathrooms Count Upper Level:
1.00
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels:
1
Bathrooms Count Lower Level:
1.00
Bathrooms Full Upper Level:
1
Bathrooms Half Lower Level:
1

The Listing

Close Sale Type:
Standard Sale

Heating & Cooling

Cooling Fuel:
Natural Gas, Electric
Cooling Type:
Central A/C
Central Air:
Yes
Heating:
Yes
Heating Type:
Forced Air, Other
Heating Fuel:
Natural Gas, Electric

Utilities

Sewer Septic:
Public Sewer
Water Source
Public

Appliances

Laundry Type:
Basement

Schools

Elementary School:
Lombardy
Middle School:
Springer
High School:
BRANDYWINE
School District Name:
Brandywine
School District Source:
Listing Agent

The Community

Subdivision Name:
Fairfax
Senior Community:
No
HOA:
Yes
HOA Name:
Fairfax Civic Association
Condo/Coop Association:
No
HOA Fee:
$25
HOA Fee Frequency:
Annually
Pool:
No Pool

Parking

Type of Parking:
Driveway, On Street
Garage:
No

Extra Units

Vacation Rental:
No

Schools

Rating Details
5

Lombardy Elementary School

  • Public
  • K-5
  • 0.4 mi
4

Springer Middle School

  • Public
  • 6-8
  • 1.1 mi
6

Brandywine High School

  • Public
  • 9-12
  • 1.2 mi

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The school service areas are not definitive and should only be used as guidance. GreatSchools Ratings provided by www.greatschools.org

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Sale history

Date Event Source Price % Change
7/23/20
Sold BRIGHT
6/20/20
Pending BRIGHT $325,000
6/19/20
Listed / Active BRIGHT $325,000

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