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719 Ambleside Drive, Wilmington, DE 19808


  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Full Baths
  • 3,121 Sq. Ft.
  • 2 Car Garage
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Exceptional find in sought after community and location! This 5 bedroom, 3 bath cape cod in Westminster features extensive updating and is in absolute move-in condition on a lovely 0.92 acre lot! A master bedroom on each floor, excellent storage space, and oak hardwood floors flowing throughout many rooms will have you soon calling this house home. A charming front porch and center hall foyer welcomes you and gracefully reveals the formal living room. Hardwood floors, a handsome brick gas fireplace, oversized windows, and crown molding create an elegant entertaining space. The formal dining room is located on the opposite side of the foyer and has chair rail and crown molding, hardwood floors and opens to the eat-in kitchen. Highlights of
the updated kitchen include granite countertops with peninsula, stainless steel and black appliances (dishwasher "15), wood cabinetry, large pantry closet, and an eat-in area awash in natural light from the picture window that overlooks the serene backyard. The adjacent family room has a second brick fireplace (wood burning), built-in bookcases, hardwood floors and double French doors into the large enclosed porch. The porch is a gorgeous extension of the home for 3 season living and enjoys the views of the picturesque landscape. It also provides access to the back deck. There's a first floor master suite option with an attached full bath and with two closets. Wrapping up the main level is the mudroom with laundry tub and excellent storage space. The second floor master suite has two closets and a neutral renovated bathroom with glass door shower. Three large additional bedrooms (1 with a huge bonus space) share a newly renovated ("17) hall bath with white subway tile and spacious vanity. The basement is huge and loaded with potential plus has a walkout door to the yard. The turned 2-car garage is also spacious and features new garage doors and openers ("17). Additional updates include: new central air "15, most floors refinished in "15, single layer roof and gas heater "10, replacement windows, and updated electric. One seller is a licensed real estate agent in the state of Delaware. Listing agent is related to seller.

Full Property Detailsfor 719 Ambleside Drive


  • Sold For: $420,000
  • HOA FEE: $35/month
  • HOA FEE FREQ.: Annually
  • Taxes: $4,283 (2017)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 1000407952
  • Added: 66 day(s) ago


  • Includes: Land Only


  • Number of Rooms: 10
  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Laundry, Other, Attic
  • Interior Features: Master Bath(s), Butlers Pantry, CeilngFan(s), Exposed Beams, Stall Shower, Kitchen - Eat-In
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Number of Fireplaces: 2
  • Fireplace(s): BrickFirePl, Gas/Propane
  • Appliances: Cooktop, Oven - Wall, Dishwasher, Disposal
  • Flooring: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick



  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Main Floor Baths: 1
  • Main - Full Baths: 1


  • Total Bedrooms: 5
  • Master Bedroom: Master Bedroom, 17 x 12, Main
  • Master Bedroom 2: Master Bedroom, Unspecified
  • Bedroom 1: Bedroom 1, 17 x 16, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 2: Bedroom 2, 19 x 13, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 3: Bedroom 3, 15 x 11, Upper 1

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: Living Room - Fireplace - Other, 22 x 14, Main
  • Family Room: Family Room - Fireplace - Other, 21 x 15, Main
  • Kitchen: Kitchen - Kitchen - Electric Cooking, Pantry, 19 x 13, Main
  • Dining Room: Dining Room, 13 x 13, Main
  • Laundry: Main Floor, 6 x 8, Main
  • Other Room 1: Other, 19 x 12, Upper 1
  • Other Room 2: Other, 20 x 11, Main


  • Exterior Features: Street Lights
  • Porch/Patio/Deck: Deck(s), Porch(es)


  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Total Spaces: 2
  • Parking Type: Off Street, Off Street, Attached Garage, Other
  • Garage Description: Inside Access, Garage Door Opener


  • Area: Elsmere/Newport/Pike Creek (30903)
  • County: New Castle
  • Development Name: Westminster
  • Subdivision: Westminster
  • Cross Streets: Cheltenham Dr
  • Driving Directions: Hercules Road to entrance of Westminster on Cheltenham Drive. Right on Ambleside, house on Right.

School Information

  • School District: Red Clay Consolidated
  • Elementary School: Brandywine Springs School
  • Middle School: Skyline
  • High School: Thomas McKean


  • Association: Yes
  • Assoc. Fees Include: Common Area Maintenance, Snow Removal

Heating & Cooling

  • Central air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating Type: Gas, Forced Air
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Water Heater: Natural Gas


  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public
  • Utility Description: Cable TV

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Cape Cod
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • Construction: Aluminum Siding, Brick
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Entrance: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full, Unfinished, Outside Entrance
  • Foundation: Brick/Mortar
  • Roof: Pitched, Shingle
  • Windows: Replacement
  • Entry Location: Foyer
  • Stories/Levels: 0
  • Stories Description: Main, Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 3,121
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Estimated
  • Living Area: 3,121 Sq. Ft.
  • Finished Above Grnd: 3,121 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 1960
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
  • Property Condition: Average+

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.92
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 40,075
  • Lot Dimensions: 134 x 326
  • Lot Features: Irregular, Sloping
  • Zoning: NC21
  • Lot Description: Irregular, Sloping

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $139.35
  • Association Fee: $425
  • Assoc Fee Freq.: Annually
  • Tax w/Assessment: $133,900
  • Tax Amount: $4,283
  • Tax Year: 2017

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Inclusions: Existing Appliances

Listed by Patterson-Schwartz-Branmar, Cathy Ortner
Sold by Alliance Realty, Joseph P Hurley III

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Schoolsserving 719 Ambleside Drive

School District:Red Clay Consolidated School District
School Name
Brandywine Springs School
2916 Duncan Road, Wilmington, DE 19808
1.2 mi
Thomas McKean High School
301 McKennan's Church Road, Wilmington, DE 19808
0.8 mi
Skyline Middle School
2900 Skyline Drive, Wilmington, DE 19808
3.1 mi
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Listed by Patterson-Schwartz-Branmar, Cathy Ortner
Sold by Alliance Realty, Joseph P Hurley III

719 Ambleside Drive, Wilmington, DE 19808 (MLS# 1000407952) is a Single Family property that was sold at $420,000 on May 24, 2018. Want to learn more about 719 Ambleside Drive? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Wilmington? You can browse all Wilmington real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.