815 Owls Nest Road, Wilmington, DE 19807 $1,950,000

Beds/Baths: 5/4.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 9,004
Acreage: 3.31
Age:17 years
Style:
Colonial
MLS#: DENC484636
Mobile#: 8735
Subdivision: Owls Nest
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

Vacation at home in this one of a kind offering! Elegant luxury living in this 6675 square foot Centreville Manor home in a fabulous non-development, private setting that feels like your own personal country club, yet offers a double bonus of being directly adjacent to the Vic Mead Hunt Club. Travel the graciously winding driveway to a magnificent pavered circular driveway with a bronze fountain accenting the unfolding view of the home and gardens. Lush specimen landscaping surrounds an incredible custom pavered patio and in-ground pool with sailfish tile mosaic inlay. The gourmet kitchen is graced with custom, cabinetry, granite, professional grade appliances and everything the chef would need to create and host spectacular meals. The home boasts hand carved Italian marble fireplaces in four rooms. The stunning focal point of the family room is a huge curved Brandywine granite fireplace - a fabulous backdrop for pictures of those special events. The Main House is comprised of five bedrooms and four and one half baths, billiards room with ornate custom wet bar, 2nd floor game/play/or sewing room, home gym, home theatre, and a three car heated attached garage. Bedrooms are perfectly situated for maximum privacy and comfort for a variety of living situations. The three car detached garage has a fully appointed one bedroom apartment on the second floor which can easily function as a guest house, studio or separate office quarters. Beautiful views from every window. This home checks all of the boxes for maximum entertaining space, family living or a personal luxury retreat. Equestrians can even board their horses next door at Vic Mead, and tennis players can walk over to the courts as well. Best of all, this property has Natural Gas!! This home must be toured to fully appreciate every detail. The Delaware Home Builders Association named this specific residence "Best Custom Home" in 2002, and it shows.

Master Bed: 23 X 23 - Upper 1
Bedroom 1: 17 X 14 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 14 X 13 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 14 X 9 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 23 X 22 - Main
Dining Room: 18 X 14 - Main
Family Room: 24 X 21 - Main
Living Room: 15 X 13 - Main
Breakfast Room: 16 X 14 - Main
Office: 21 X 15 - Main
Media Room: 17 X 11 - Lower 1
Game Room: 38 X 18 - Lower 1
Attic:

Taxes: $13,332
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Red Clay Consolidated
Elem. School: Brandywine Springs Mid. School: Alexis I. Du Pont High School: Alexis I. Dupont

Features

Utilities
90% Forced Air, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Natural Gas, Well Water, On Site Septic, 200+ Amp Service

Garage/Parking
Attached Garage, Detached Garage, Driveway, Additional Storage Area, Built In, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry, Inside Access, Oversized, Circular Driveway, Attached Garage Spaces #: 3; Detached Garage Spaces #: 3;

Interior
Basement Connecting Stairway, Daylight, Full Basement, Fully Finished Basement, Heated Basement, Improved Basement, Interior Access Basement

Exterior
Mixed Exterior, Stick Built Exterior, Stone Exterior, Deck(s), Patio(s), Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Outbuilding(s), Water Fountains, Heated Pool, In Ground Pool

Lot
Front Yard, Landscaping, Level Lot, Not In Development Lot, Premium Lot, Rear Yard, Road Frontage, Secluded Lot, Garden/Lawn View, , Scenic Vista View

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Public Elementary (12 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 3.54 mi
William Cooke Jr Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Hockessin 3.59 mi
Hillendale Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Chadds Ford 3.84 mi
Gateway Lab School Gateway Lab School 3-8 Wilmington 3.92 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-8 Wilmington 4.34 mi
Highlands Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 4.44 mi
Baltz (Austin D.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 4.51 mi
Marbrook Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 4.51 mi
Greenwood El School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Kennett Square 4.55 mi
Chadds Ford Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Chadds Ford 4.76 mi
Lombardy Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 4.9 mi
Mote (Anna P.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool-5 Wilmington 4.91 mi

Public Middle (7 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 3.54 mi
Dupont (Alexis I.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Wilmington 3.55 mi
Dupont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Hockessin 3.59 mi
Gateway Lab School Gateway Lab School 3-8 Wilmington 3.92 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-8 Wilmington 4.34 mi
Springer Middle School Brandywine School District 6-8 Wilmington 4.84 mi
Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.88 mi

Public High (6 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Dupont (Alexis I.) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9-12 Wilmington 2.29 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K-12 Wilmington 3.54 mi
Mckean (Thomas) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9-12 Wilmington 3.79 mi
Charter School Of Wilmington Charter School Of Wilmington 9-12 Wilmington 4.88 mi
Calloway (Cab) School Of The Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.88 mi
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9-12 Kennett Square 4.96 mi

Private (19 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Centreville Layton School Preschool-12 Wilmington 1.66 mi
The Tatnall School Preschool-12 Wilmington 2.5 mi
Wilmington Christian School Preschool-12 Hockessin 2.86 mi
Sanford School Preschool-12 Hockessin 3.37 mi
Hockessin Montessori School Preschool-8 Hockessin 3.42 mi
Fairville Friends School Inc - Chadds Ford 3.51 mi
Albert Einstein Academy K-5 Wilmington 3.75 mi
Tower Hill School Preschool-12 Wilmington 3.87 mi
Brandywine Valley Christian Preschool - Wilmington 3.93 mi
Educational Enrichment Center Inc Preschool-Preschool Wilmington 4.07 mi
The Pilot School K-8 Wilmington 4.09 mi
Montessori Learning Centre Preschool-K Wilmington 4.32 mi
Wilmington Junior Academy Preschool-8 Wilmington 4.35 mi
Westtown Children's Academy Chadd'sford Preschool-Preschool Chadds Ford 4.43 mi
Astra Zeneca Child Development Center Preschool-K Wilmington 4.55 mi
Harvest Christian Academy - Wilmington Preschool-7 Wilmington 4.75 mi
Zion Early Education Center Preschool-K Wilmington 4.8 mi
Wilmington Friends School Preschool-12 Wilmington 4.81 mi
High Road School Of Delaware 4-12 Wilmington 4.95 mi

Catholic (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St Mary Magdalen School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 4.19 mi
St Ann School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 4.51 mi
All Saints Catholic School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 4.81 mi
St Anthony School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 4.85 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Wilmington(19807), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 8,736
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 19
  • Average salary of people in this community: $54,568
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 1.85%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 385
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.34
  • Households w/ Children: 25%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 2,334 (64.4%)
  • Rented: 849 (23.4%)
  • Vacant: 439 (12.1%)
  • Total: 3,622

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: 7,542
Households: 3,183
Median Age: 49.88

Climate and Weather

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Education

The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index: 4 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.8%
  • Some High School: 2.8%
  • High School Graduate: 12.0%
  • Some College: 11.4%
  • Associate Degree: 4.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 29.0%
  • Graduate Degree: 38.1%

Workforce

  • White Collar: 67%
  • Blue Collar: 33%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $123,777

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).

  • Studio: $845
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,211
  • Three Bedroom: $1,515
  • Four Bedroom: $1,686

Crime

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