Curt Scully
Realty Company

108 W. 3rd St.

New Castle, DE 19720


6 bd 3 full, 2 half baths 3,225 sqft

MLS #DENC503360

Status:  Active with Contract

This is truly a unique property with an endless view of the Delaware River. Sit on the wraparound porch across from Battery Park and watch the ships go by. Built in 1895 and known as the Ridings Duplex, enter into the large living room and dining room combined from the open front porch. Living room features a wood burning newly lined fireplace, beautiful wood floors, custom built in cabinets and large windows make for plenty of natural light and river views. Dining room features custom built in cabinets with french doors leading to the screened in wraparound porch with ipe floors. The fully equipped kitchen features granite counter tops and large bay window. Powder room off the kitchen complete the first floor. Second floor consist of 2 bedrooms with a full bath. 2 bedrooms and a full bath with tiled shower on 3rd level. The rear wood frame addition has 2 bedrooms with 1.5 baths, large living room with wood burning fireplace, fully equipped kitchen with granite counter top and it's own laundry, screened porch and french doors leading to the back porch, which is currently being used as a rental. Could be easily incorporated into one large home or kept separate for additional income, in-laws, college kids or guests. Full basement houses the separate HVAC systems, electric and gas meters, as well as a laundry in the main house, and additional storage. River views from each level, private off street parking for 4 vehicles, very nicely landscaped with serpentine brick walkways. Newer windows through most of home, hardwood floors recently refinished, exterior recently painted, and most appliances are newer. This home is not in the flood zone! This historic home is just steps to the museums, restaurants, Battery Park with it's new pier and walking path, and The Jack Markell trail to Wilmington's riverfront. Come enjoy all this historic town has to offer.

Location Information

Address: 108 W. 3rd St. New Castle, DE  19720
County: New Castle County
Municipality: City Of New Castle
Cross Street: South
Subdivision: Old New Castle

Interior Features

Central Air:  yes, two seperate systems
Room List: 2 living rooms, 2 kitchens, 6 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, 2 half baths, and a dining room
Interior: Hardwood floors, custom built-in cabinetry, 2 fireplaces
1/2 Baths:  yes  2
Has Dining Room: yes
Has Fireplace: yes 
Number of Fireplaces: 2
Heating: one forced air, one boiler system
Heating Fuel: gas
Water Heater: yes 2, one electric and one gas
Appliances: 2 refrigerators, 2 stoves, 2 dishwashers, 2 sets of washer and dryers, 1 garbage compactor

Exterior Features

Style:  Colonial, expanded twin
Stories: 3
Possession: Immediate
Septic or Sewer: public sewer
Water: public water
Parking Description: 4 private off-street parking
Has Garage: no
Garage Spaces: 
Has a Pool: no
Lot Size in Acres: .14
Zoning: 21HR
Water View: Yes

School District

School District:   Colonial

Additional Information

ListDate: 6/22/2020
Year Built: 130+ 
Tax Year: 2019
Tax Amount:  $2,930

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