$261,000209 Matthes Ave

209 Matthes Ave, Wilmington, DE, 19804


3 Bedrooms
1 Full Bath, 1 Partial
1,525 SqFt
Schools Nearby


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Property Highlights

Home TypeSingle Family Residence
ParkingDetached Carport
Year Built1928
HeatingHot Water
CoolingWindow Unit(s)
MLS #DENC2015470
Lot Size0.12 Acres

About 209 Matthes Ave

Cape Cod in the community of Elmhurst. First level features foyer, formal dining room, kitchen with 42" cabinets and pantry, living room with fireplace and built-in shelving, and an enclosed porch. The upper level has 3 bedrooms, a remodeled full bathroom with tile, stall shower and bathtub. There is a full basement with a half bath, gas heat, a large deck off the kitchen and a detached carport with built-in shed. Conveniently located just minutes from restaurants and shopping, Newport, Pike Creek, and major commuting routes. Property is part of an estate and is being sold "AS-IS".

Property Details

Property Features

Property Information:

  • Architectural Style: Cape Cod
  • Year Built: 1928
  • Stories: 2
  • Living Area: 1,525 SqFt

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Mann & Sons, Inc.
  • Listing Agent: BRUCE WRIGHT

Interior Features

Interior Information:

  • Basement: Yes

Bedroom and Bathroom Information:

  • Partial Bathrooms: 1
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • Total Bedroom Count: 3

Exterior Features

Parking Information:

  • Parking: Detached Carport

Lot Features

Lot Information:

  • Lot Size: 0.12 Acres


Utilities Information:

  • Heating: Hot Water
  • Cooling: Window Unit(s)

School Info

Assigned Schools Information:

  • H.B. Dupont Middle School, Public District Grades 6-8
  • Richardson Park Elementary School, Public District Grades KG-5


Directions Information:

  • Directions: From Rt 4, Left turn onto Matthes Ave. Home is on the right.

Price Details

Listing Price Info

Price Summary:

  • List Price: $261,000
  • Price Per SqFt: $171/SqFt

Tax Information:

  • Annual Amount: $1,530
  • Tax Year: 2021
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Sold Prices For All Homes in Lower Christiana

This Home$261K

The Median Sold Price for All Homes in Lower Christiana is $260K

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MLS Details

MLS Information:

  • MLS Name: BRIGHT
  • MLS Number: #DENC2015470

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Mann & Sons, Inc.
  • Listing Agent: BRUCE WRIGHT

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Property Sales & Tax

Listing History

Oct 28, 2020Home Sold
Aug 14, 2017Home Sold
Feb 27, 2006Home Sold

Tax History


History based on county public records data.


Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Assigned schools have a bold outline.

Elementary School

  • Richardson Park Elementary School

  • 16 Idella Ave

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    0.51 miles

  • Public District Grades KG-5

Middle School

  • H.B. Dupont Middle School

  • 735 Meeting House Rd

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    7.16 miles

  • Public District Grades 6-8


What Are The Neighbors Like?

The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $58,376. Residents of Lower Christiana, DE typically earn between $35k-100k each year. The majority of families are single, no kids. The most common level of education of people living in this area is post secondary degree.

All data provided by Home Junction and Claritas

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Frequently Asked Questions About 209 Matthes Ave

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 209 Matthes Ave property is $261,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 209 Matthes Ave is a house located in Wilmington, Delaware, 19804.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 209 Matthes Ave is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 209 Matthes Ave are:
Richardson Park Elementary School: GreatSchools Rating 5/10
H.B. Dupont Middle School: GreatSchools Rating 5/10

What is the annual property tax for this property?

According to the records, the last property tax for 2021 is $1,530 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

When was this property sold last time and for how much?

The last sale was on October 28, 2020 for $235,000. (source: MLS/tax record).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 209 Matthes Ave has 3 bedrooms and 1 full and 1 half bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 209 Matthes Ave is 1,525 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 209 Matthes Ave is 1928.
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Rocket HomesDelawareNew Castle CountyLower Christiana19804209 Matthes Ave

This home is located at 209 Matthes Ave in Wilmington, DE and zip code 19804 in the Elmhurst neighborhood. This 1,525 square foot home, which was built in 1928, sits on a 0.12 acre lot. Features: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since January 25, 2022 and is currently priced at $261,000.

In January 2023, from all listings sold in Lower Christiana, DE there were more than 8 sold above asking price, over 12 sold below and more than 7 were sold right at the asked price. Between December 2022 and January 2023, Lower Christiana, DE real estate market has seen decrease in the number of listings by 21%. In January 2023, listings were on the market for 22 days. During the same period, the median list price in this real estate market was $260,000.

From Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on county public records data.

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