3 Valmy Lane, Wilmington, DE 19807-2255 $1,775,000
With Pending Contract
Interior Sq. Ft: 8,320
Cape Cod, Contemporary
A unique offering in Greenville, this spacious contemporary home, with public water and sewer, was built by Irving & Charlotte Shapiro in 1966. Mr. Shapiro was the first lawyer to become CEO of DuPont. The home was purchased from the Shapiro's in 2007, at which point a whole house renovation commenced. This included the addition of a 2nd story and an extension to the back of the home, including an extension to the basement, a second 2-car garage, front and side covered porches, a deck off the back of the house, a 2nd driveway entrance and a gunite in-ground pool. All the electrical and plumbing systems were improved, including upgrading to 400amp service. The floor plan of the home is flexible and allows for easy entertaining or everyday living where everyone can find a place to call their own. The main floor hosts a huge chef's kitchen where everyone will inevitably gather. Enjoy celebrating special occasions in the dining room with a gas fireplace, relaxing in the family room with a wood burning fireplace, or play a game of pool in the Billiard's room with adjacent wet bar. Fabulous 1st floor owner's retreat with a large bedroom, two walk-in closets, sumptuous full bath that includes 2 separate vanities and 2 private toilets, steam shower, and access to the covered loggia with outdoor sauna and hot tub. There is a home office and bonus room that share a bath adjacent to the owner's suite. Main floor is also host to a private guest suite with sitting area and full ensuite bath. Upstairs you will find 4 generous sized bedrooms and 2 full baths. There are laundry rooms located on the 1st and 2nd floors. There is a finished lower level ready for fun with a game room, theatre room, family room, a1000 bottle wine cellar with tasting bar, a full bathroom, and a large storage area. The outdoor living area expands in the warmer months with more abundant living space for entertaining and relaxing on the deck, porches, and around the in-ground pool. The home is superbly modern with geothermal HVAC, Nest Wi-Fi thermostats, Tesla chargers in both garages, Luxor Wi-Fi controlled exterior lighting, LED lighting throughout the home, security system with video monitoring, hardwired smoke and heat detectors, central vacuum, water filtration system, built-in speakers for sound throughout main floor and back yard, and more. Valmy Ln is a small enclave of homes that all share access to a large pond centrally located in the neighborhood. Located close to the shops and dining of Greenville this stunning home must be seen to be appreciated!
Bedroom 3: 18 X 17 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 18 X 17 - Upper 1
Bedroom 5: 16 X 18 - Upper 1
Laundry: 8 X 10 - Upper 1
Living Room: 16 X 18 - Main
Dining Room: 15 X 13 - Main
Family Room: 22 X 17 - Main
Kitchen: 22 X 19 - Main
Game Room: 15 X 15 - Main
Office: 13 X 15 - Main
Bedroom 6: 12 X 13 - Main
Additional Bedroom: 10 X 10 - Main
Laundry: 5 X 6 - Main
Mud Room: 6 X 8 - Main
Foyer: 23 X 9 - Main
Recreation Room: 20 X 16 - Lower 1
Game Room: 25 X 19 - Lower 1
Media Room: 25 X 9 - Lower 1
Other: 17 X 10 - Lower 1
Home Assoc: $495/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Pool: Yes - Personal
HOA: Yes; Amenities: Water/Lake Privileges; Fee Includes: Common Area Maintenance, Snow Removal;
Forced Air Heating, Geo-thermal, Central A/C, Geothermal, Public Water, Public Sewer, Main Floor Laundry, Upper Floor Laundry
Attached Garage, Driveway, Built In, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 4;
Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Central Vacuum, Entry Level Bedroom, Additional Stairway, Full Basement, Interior Access Basement, Outside Entrance Basement, Partially Finished Basement, Carpet Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Exterior Cameras, Security System, Smoke Detector
Block Foundation, Brick Exterior, Stucco Exterior, Deck(s), Patio(s), Porch(es), Hot Tub, Play Equipment, In Ground Pool, Gunite Pool
Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
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Public Elementary (26 schools)
Public Middle (11 schools)
|Odyssey Charter School||Odyssey Charter School||K–11||Wilmington||1.34 mi|
|duPont (Alexis I.) Middle School||Red Clay Consolidated School District||6–8||Greenville||1.42 mi|
|Gateway Lab School||Gateway Lab School||3–8||Wilmington||2.21 mi|
|Bayard Middle School||Christina School District||6–8||Wilmington||3.01 mi|
|Douglass School||Christina School District||3–12||Wilmington||3.06 mi|
|First State School||Red Clay Consolidated School District||2–12||Wilmington||3.53 mi|
|Great Oaks Charter School||Great Oaks Charter School||6–9||Wilmington||3.96 mi|
|duPont (Pierre S.) Middle School||Brandywine School District||6–8||Wilmington||4.04 mi|
|Springer Middle School||Brandywine School District||6–8||Wilmington||4.18 mi|
|duPont (H.B.) Middle School||Red Clay Consolidated School District||6–8||Hockessin||4.78 mi|
|Stanton Middle School||Red Clay Consolidated School District||6–8||Wilmington||4.98 mi|
Public High (14 schools)
Private (27 schools)
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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: 20
- Average salary of people in this community: $145,855
- Population Density (ppl / mile): 355
- Household Size (ppl): 2.35
- Households w/ Children: 47%
- Owned: 2,210 (64.7%)
- Rented: 771 (22.6%)
- Vacant: 437 (12.8%)
- Total: 3,418
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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Highest Level of Education Attained
- Less than 9th Grade: 0.4%
- Some High School: 1.4%
- High School Graduate: 7.9%
- Some College: 8.8%
- Associate Degree: 4.1%
- Bachelor's Degree: 37.0%
- Graduate Degree: 40.3%
Income by dollar range
Median Income: $120,547
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: $1,197
- Two Bedroom: $1,371
- Three Bedroom: $3,014
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