5 Owls Nest Road, Greenville, DE 19807-1136 $773,000

Beds/Baths: 3/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,625
Acreage: 0.57
Age:67 years
MLS#: DENC528570
Subdivision: Centreville


Nestled in the heart of the Village of Centreville on .57 private, non-development acres sits this well maintained 3 bed, 2.5 bath, 3,625 sf home. Built in 1954 & more than tripled in size in 2002, the welcoming design seamlessly integrates the old with the new. It is partial open concept with split bedrooms, main floor laundry & large walk-up attic. On the lower level are 2 private oversized 2-car garages, each with 220 V outlets for your electric car, & a potential 4th bedroom/in-law/office/workout room. Great attention was paid to every detail, & improvements have continued throughout the years including an electric driveway gate, porcelain wood look tile on the lower level, & a tongue & groove ceiling in the kitchen/great room. Some 2021 upgrades are fresh paint inside & out, a new zone 2 HVAC, & a new septic system. Other notable features are cathedral & vaulted ceilings, hardwood & tile flooring throughout, two-sided gas fireplace, marble & granite counters, 42” uppers with etched glass fronts & custom tile backsplash in the kitchen, crown molding, wood plantation shutters, tiled showers, dual master vanities and walk-in closets, standing seam copper front porch roof, gutters, & downspouts, 40 year architectural roof & Andersen low-e windows, all with screens & grilles. Fypon columns, brackets, & gable ends add character & prevent rot. Outdoor features include beautiful but easily maintained landscaping with a stone walled pond, covered porch, open patio & courtyard in the front, & a deck, patio with hot tub, & potting shed with phone, electric, & cable in the rear. Owner was the Greenville Country Club grounds manager for 35 plus years, & the quality & pride exhibited there is evident here as well. HOME WARRANTY INCLUDED, good through Aug 3, 2022. Easy access to I-95 & Wilmington train station. Walk out the back to Buckleys or up to the Centreville Cafe.

Attic: Upper 1
Primary Bed: Main
Bedroom 2: Main
Bedroom 3: Main
Primary Bath: Main
Full Bath: Main
Living Room: Main
Kitchen: Main
Foyer: Main
Laundry: Main
Half Bath: Lower 1
Family Room: Lower 1
Den: Lower 1

Taxes: $3,620
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Red Clay Consolidated


Heat Pump - Gas BackUp, , Other, Attic Fan, Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C, HRV/ERV, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, Septic = # of BR, 200+ Amp Service, 220 Volts, Main Floor Laundry, Cable TV, Electric Available, Phone Connected, Under Ground Utilities

Attached Garage, Driveway, Garage - Rear Entry, Electric Vehicle Charging Station(s), Lighted Parking, Paved Parking, Private Parking, Attached Garage Spaces #: 4;

Built-Ins, Cedar Closet(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Entry Level Bedroom, Fully Finished Basement, Garage Access Basement, Heated Basement, Interior Access Basement, Outside Entrance Basement, Rear Entrance Basement, Hardwood Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Mantel(s), Marble Fireplace, Stone Fireplace, 9'+ Ceilings, Beamed Ceilings, Cathedral Ceilings, Dry Wall, Plaster Walls, Vaulted Ceilings, Accessibility - >84" Garage Door, Accessibility - 2+ Access Exits, Accessibility - Low Closet Rods, Casement Windows, Double Pane Windows, Energy Efficient Windows, Insulated Windows, Low-E Windows, Window Screens, Vinyl Clad Windows, Wood Frame Windows, Sliding Glass Doors, Main Entrance Lock, Security Gate, Smoke Detector

Block Foundation, Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Permanent Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Copper Roof, Advanced Framing, Batts Insulation, Block Exterior, Cedar Exterior, CPVC/PVC Exterior, Frame Exterior, Stick Built Exterior, Stone Exterior, Stucco Exterior, Deck(s), Patio(s), Porch(es), Roof Deck, Terrace, Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Hot Tub, Outbuilding(s), Secure Storage, Sidewalks, Private Spa

Backs to Trees, Cleared Lot, Front Yard, Interior, Landscaping, Level Lot, Non-Tidal Wetland Lot, Middle Of Block, Courtyard View, Garden/Lawn View, Panoramic View, Pond View, Scenic Vista View, Street View, Trees/Woods View, Black Top Road

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Public Elementary (9 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Hillendale Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K–5 Chadds Ford 2.91 mi
Chadds Ford Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K–5 Chadds Ford 3.74 mi
Greenwood Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Kennett Square 3.96 mi
Academia Antonia Alonso Academia Antonia Alonso K–5 Wilmington 4.33 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 4.39 mi
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 4.64 mi
Hanby Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 4.88 mi
Bush (Charles W.) Pre-School Brandywine School District Preschool–K Wilmington 4.88 mi
Highlands Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.94 mi

Public Middle (5 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
duPont (Alexis I.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Greenville 4.12 mi
duPont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Hockessin 4.18 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 4.39 mi
Springer Middle School Brandywine School District 6–8 Wilmington 4.48 mi
Gateway Lab School Gateway Lab School 3–8 Wilmington 4.97 mi

Public High (6 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
duPont (Alexis I.) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9–12 Wilmington 3.14 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 4.39 mi
Calloway (Cab) School of the Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 4.93 mi
Charter School of Wilmington Charter School of Wilmington 9–12 Wilmington 4.94 mi
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9–12 Kennett Square 4.97 mi
Concord High School Brandywine School District 9–12 Wilmington 4.98 mi

Private (12 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Centerville Layton School Nonsectarian Ungraded Wilmington 0.68 mi
Fairville Friends School Inc Friends Preschool–K Chadds Ford 2.79 mi
The Pilot School Nonsectarian K–8 Wilmington 3.33 mi
Brandywine Valley Christian Presch Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–K Wilmington 3.63 mi
Wilmington Christian School Inc. Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Hockessin 3.94 mi
St Mary Magdalen School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 4.15 mi
Ducklings Early Learning Center Nonsectarian K Kennett Square 4.25 mi
Montessori Learning Centre Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 4.27 mi
The Hockessin Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Hockessin 4.47 mi
Tower Hill School Nonsectarian Preschool–12 Wilmington 4.53 mi
Children S House Montessori Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 4.78 mi
Concord Preschool And Childcare Presbyterian Preschool–K Wilmington 4.98 mi

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

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 21
  • Average salary of people in this community: $164,206

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 350
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.29
  • Households w/ Children: 44%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 2,213 (63.1%)
  • Rented: 804 (22.9%)
  • Vacant: 488 (13.9%)
  • Total: 3,505

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: 6,980
Households: 3,017
Median Age: 51.30

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 0.4%
  • Some High School: 1.5%
  • High School Graduate: 8.3%
  • Some College: 8.1%
  • Associate Degree: 4.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 36.5%
  • Graduate Degree: 41.1%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $126,031

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: $1,188
  • Two Bedroom: $1,298
  • Three Bedroom: $3,205

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5 Owls Nest Road, Greenville, DE 19807-1136

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