4502 Whittier Road, Wilmington , DE 19802-1234 $645,000

Beds/Baths: 5/3.2
Acreage: 0.35
Age:93 years
Style:
Colonial
MLS#: DENC522750
Mobile#: 3708
Subdivision: Brandywine Hills
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

Offering a super convenient location, historic charm and a well-maintained property situated on over one third of an acre, 4502 Whittier provides a unique opportunity for the new owner of this classic home in Brandywine Hills. Beautiful curb appeal with stone wall and walkway, covered front door stoop, this home was designed for William Austin in 1928, by George E. Pope, Architect and we have the original blue prints to share! Immediately upon entering the front hall, you appreciate the random width hardwood flooring. The trim and millwork and built-in cabinets and deep window sills throughout the home offer a classic finish with modern functionality and convenience.The Living Room/Family Room features a grand fireplace with wall sconces, a wood mantel and paneled surround. Bonus space includes a gorgeous sun porch that was enclosed in 2008 and a beautiful screened-in porch from which the outdoor space and mature landscaping may be enjoyed. First floor paneled room is perfect for a home office or an eat-in breakfast spot. You'll also find a rear and main staircase both to the upper level as well as the basement. Improvements include newer windows; roof was replaced in 2007, HVAC in 2008, new water heater & new water softener installed in 2020. Exterior of the home and some interior walls painted in 2020/2021.

Foyer: 5 X 26 - Main
Living Room: 14 X 26 - Main
Dining Room: 12 X 16 - Main
Kitchen: 9 X 16 - Main
Office: 8 X 10 - Main
Sun/Florida Room: 9 X 24 - Main
Screened Porch: Main
Primary Bed: 13 X 12 - Upper 1
Sitting Room: 7 X 10 - Upper 1
Primary Bath: 9 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 14 X 11 - Upper 1
Bathroom 2: Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 14 X 13 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 11 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 5: 10 X 13 - Upper 1
Bathroom 3: Upper 1
Game Room: 19 X 26 - Lower 1
Laundry: Lower 1
Taxes: $6,113
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Brandywine

Features

Utilities
90% Forced Air, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Ductless/Mini-Split, Electric, Natural Gas, Hot Water - Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer

Garage/Parking
Attached Garage, Driveway, Off Street, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Interior
Daylight, Partial Basement, Partially Finished Basement

Exterior
Stone Exterior, Wood Siding, Sidewalks, Street Lights

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Public Elementary (28 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Harlan (David W. ) Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 0.56 mi
East Side Charter School East Side Charter School Preschool–8 Wilmington 1.22 mi
Lombardy Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 1.23 mi
Mount Pleasant Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 1.45 mi
Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School Edison (Thomas A.) Charter School K–8 Wilmington 1.52 mi
Warner Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 1.54 mi
Shortlidge (Evan G.) Academy Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 1.64 mi
Carrcroft Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 1.73 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–12 Wilmington 1.86 mi
Kuumba Academy Charter School Kuumba Academy Charter School K–8 Wilmington 1.9 mi
Stubbs (Frederick Douglass) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Wilmington 1.94 mi
First State Montessori Academy First State Montessori Academy K–5 Wilmington 2.05 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 2.24 mi
Lewis (William C.) Dual Language Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 2.29 mi
Highlands Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 2.32 mi
Forwood Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 2.74 mi
Elbert-Palmer Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 2.83 mi
Maple Lane Elementary School Brandywine School District K–6 Claymont 3.15 mi
Pulaski (Casimir) Elementary School Christina School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 3.37 mi
Hanby Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 3.55 mi
Bush (Charles W.) Pre-School Brandywine School District Preschool–K Wilmington 3.55 mi
Claymont Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Claymont 3.96 mi
Lancashire Elementary School Brandywine School District K–5 Wilmington 4.03 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 4.07 mi
Academia Antonia Alonso Academia Antonia Alonso K–5 Wilmington 4.1 mi
Baltz (Austin D.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 4.41 mi
Richardson Park Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.79 mi
Richardson Park Learning Center Red Clay Consolidated School District Preschool–5 Wilmington 4.8 mi

Public Middle (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
duPont (Pierre S.) Middle School Brandywine School District 6–8 Wilmington 0.61 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–12 Wilmington 1.86 mi
Great Oaks Charter School Great Oaks Charter School 6–10 Wilmington 1.9 mi
Springer Middle School Brandywine School District 6–8 Wilmington 2.54 mi
Bayard Middle School Christina School District 6–8 Wilmington 3.12 mi
duPont (Alexis I.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Greenville 3.2 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 4.07 mi
Talley Middle School Brandywine School District 6–8 Wilmington 4.6 mi

Public High (11 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Mount Pleasant High School Brandywine School District 9–12 Wilmington 1.01 mi
Freire Charter School Freire Charter School Wilmington 8–12 Wilmington 1.82 mi
First State School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–12 Wilmington 1.86 mi
Howard High School of Technology New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 8–12 Wilmington 1.88 mi
Brandywine High School Brandywine School District 9–12 Wilmington 2.14 mi
Calloway (Cab) School of the Arts Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 3.57 mi
Charter School of Wilmington Charter School of Wilmington 9–12 Wilmington 3.58 mi
Odyssey Charter School Odyssey Charter School K–11 Wilmington 4.07 mi
duPont (Alexis I.) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9–12 Wilmington 4.17 mi
Concord High School Brandywine School District 9–12 Wilmington 4.21 mi
Delaware Military Academy Delaware Military Academy 9–12 Wilmington 4.65 mi

Private (25 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Program For Rigor And Innovation In Education Nonsectarian 6–8 Wilmington 0.27 mi
Maranatha Christian Academy Brethren Preschool–1 Wilmington 0.61 mi
Immaculate Heart Of Mary Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 0.89 mi
Faith Preschool & Child Care Presbyterian Preschool–K Wilmington 1.26 mi
Salesianum School Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 1.39 mi
Urban Promise School Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–6 Wilmington 1.41 mi
Wilmington Friends School Friends Preschool–12 Wilmington 1.44 mi
Sharon Temple Adventist School Seventh-Day Adventist 1–8 Wilmington 1.45 mi
Concord Preschool And Childcare Presbyterian Preschool–K Wilmington 1.51 mi
Montessori Learning Centre Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 2.05 mi
St Mary Magdalen School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 2.15 mi
Ursuline Academy (Pk-12) Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Wilmington 2.17 mi
St Ann School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 2.19 mi
St Michaels School & Nursery Inc Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 2.27 mi
St Peter Cathedral School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 2.39 mi
Padua Academy Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 2.45 mi
Tower Hill School Nonsectarian Preschool–12 Wilmington 2.86 mi
St Edmond's Academy Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 2.98 mi
Brandywine Valley Christian Presch Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–K Wilmington 3 mi
Nativity Preparatory School Of Wilmington Roman Catholic 5–8 Wilmington 3.08 mi
Harvest Christian Academy - Wilmington Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–6 Wilmington 3.25 mi
Wilmington Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–6 Wilmington 3.31 mi
High Road School Of Delaware Nonsectarian 4–12 Wilmington 3.78 mi
The Pilot School Nonsectarian K–8 Wilmington 3.83 mi
Children S House Montessori Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 4.08 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Wilmington (19802), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 25
  • Average salary of people in this community: $40,508

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 8,195
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.54
  • Households w/ Children: 60%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 5,396 (46.3%)
  • Rented: 4,855 (41.7%)
  • Vacant: 1,402 (12.0%)
  • Total: 11,653

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: 26,308
Households: 10,251
Median Age: 37.50

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

Temperature

Education

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 3.9%
  • Some High School: 10.5%
  • High School Graduate: 41.9%
  • Some College: 19.1%
  • Associate Degree: 4.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 11.8%
  • Graduate Degree: 8.5%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $40,817

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: $436
  • One Bedroom: $687
  • Two Bedroom: $1,035
  • Three Bedroom: $1,185
  • Four Bedroom: $1,285

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4502 Whittier Road, Wilmington , DE 19802-1234

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