225 S Market Street, Frederica, DE 19946 $288,000

Beds/Baths: 2/2.0
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,032
Acreage: 0.2
Age:123 years
MLS#: DEKT2016242
Subdivision: None Available


Back on the market due to unsuccessful buyer financing. Inspections already completed. Seller is eager to sell. Now is your opportunity to own a Victorian style home that has been remodeled over the past 2 years. Even in this cold weather you can see the yard has been landscaped for beautiful spring flowers beds and lush grass. The unique architecture of that period is evident throughout the home. Entering this home, you not only have a large foyer with storage, but the original ornate staircase in all its beauty. To your left is a spacious living room with new vinyl plank flooring, gas fireplace, built ins and a bow window for all your large and small gatherings. Straight ahead is a formal dining room and it will handle an oversized gathering with no problem. Recently remodeled kitchen with white cabinets, granite counter tops, tile back splash, stainless appliances and vinyl plank flooring. Laundry area with storage cabinets, washer, and dryer. One full bath is on this level and has been fully renovated. Taking the beautiful staircase upstairs you will fine two large bedrooms with a conveniently located full bath with newly added shower and vanity with granite. But don’t think it stops there. Behind the door at the end of the hall is another beautiful period staircase leading up to the attic which can be converted to another bedroom, playroom, or maybe your own hiding place to sit and relax. New roof, HVAC, and hot water heater. And if you really want to go back in time – the original flooring is under the new flooring and carpet. Want to go out and get some fresh air, you have choices. Enjoy warm weather evenings relaxing on the wrap around screened porch while enjoying a cool beverage or in the winter maybe a hot cup of coffee and your blankie planning your day! The fenced in rear yard is great for children, pets, or your own backyard oasis. The paved driveway was finished this year. A detached two-vehicle carport with easy access to the home – no need to get wet trying to get to the house. There is also a storage sheds to finish off the outside. Close to the Dover Air Force Base (9.2 mi), DE Turf (2.3 Mi), and a short easy commute to the area beaches (6.2 – 31.8 depending on which beach you like) and fishing (2.3 Mi). Easy traveling for shopping to Dover (DE State University, Dover Intl Speedway Home of the NASCAR Monster Mile, Firefly Concert), Milford, Lewes, and Wilmington. Schedule a showing today.

Primary Bed: 16 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 14 X 14 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 13 X 10 - Main
Dining Room: 18 X 15 - Main
Living Room: 17 X 15 - Main

Taxes: $898
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Lake Forest
High School: Lake Forest


Baseboard - Electric Heating, Zoned Heating, Oil, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, Circuit Breakers, Main Floor Laundry, Cable TV Available

Detached Carport, Driveway, Private Parking, Detached Carport Spaces #: 2;

Attic, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Country, Partial , Unfinished Basement, Carpet Flooring, Laminate Plank Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Dry Wall, Paneled Walls, Insulated Windows, Insulated Doors

Block Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Stick Built Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Porch(es), Exterior Lighting, Street Lights

Cleared Lot, Landscaping, Suburban, Street View, Fully Fenced, Rear Fence, Paved Road

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Public Elementary (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Lake Forest East Elementary School Lake Forest School District K–3 Frederica 0.41 mi
J. Ralph McIlvaine Early Childhood Center Caesar Rodney School District Preschool–K Magnolia 4.68 mi
Lake Forest Central Elementary School Lake Forest School District 4–5 Felton 4.75 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Lake Forest High School Lake Forest School District 9–12 Felton 4.73 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Frederica (19946), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 32
  • Average salary of people in this community: $45,752

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 244
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.75
  • Households w/ Children: 76%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 1,411 (62.6%)
  • Rented: 563 (25.0%)
  • Vacant: 279 (12.4%)
  • Total: 2,253

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: 5,438
Households: 1,974
Median Age: 38.20

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.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 5.9%
  • Some High School: 14.8%
  • High School Graduate: 34.6%
  • Some College: 19.6%
  • Associate Degree: 9.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 9.9%
  • Graduate Degree: 5.2%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $52,375

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: $867
  • Two Bedroom: $944
  • Three Bedroom: $1,120
  • Four Bedroom: $1,182

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: The Moving Experience Delaware Inc , (302) 241-0899, todd@themovingexperiencede.com

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Listing data as of 3/27/2023.

225 S Market Street, Frederica, DE 19946

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