486 Dogtown Road

Townsend, DE
$ 249,500 Beds 2 Baths 1 Sq 1,152 Virtual Tour
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You'll lose yourself in the beauty and serenity of this full one-acre property as you take in the lush wooded backyard with its countless mature trees. The home features a Kitchen, Dining Area, two bedrooms and one bath, with an additional room off the Kitchen, currently serving as a large Pantry, which can also be used as an office, study or a third bedroom. The Living Room has a wood-burning heat stove to keep you toasty warm on those cold winter nights, and you can sip your favorite beverage all summer long inside the oversized 10 by 28-foot screened front porch. The front yard, adorned with beautiful flowers and landscaping, is fenced in with integrated solar accent lighting, and also features security lighting. The back yard is partially fenced as well. This home offers plenty of storage space with two detached sheds, one which is 24' by 12' and the other one 16' by 8' in size. New Roof installed in 2021. New HVAC System in 2021. New Carpet in Living Room, Dining Room and Hallway. Property being sold "As Is," with inspections permitted for buyer information only. Located less than 10 minutes from the rapidly growing and very popular Middletown area, there is an abundance of shopping and dining choices available to you... Or you can just stay home and enjoy the view. Schedule your showing today!


  • Price
  • $ 249,500
  • City
  • Townsend
  • Bedrooms
  • 2
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 1
  • County
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 0
  • Area
  • South Of The Canal
  • Lot Size
  • 1 Acres
  • Zip
  • 19734
  • Sqr Footage
  • 1,152
  • Year Built
  • 1976
  • Taxes
  • $ 1408
  • Style
  • Ranch/Rambler,Modular/Pre-Fabricated
  • MLS#
  • DENC2025952
Listed By: EXP Realty, LLC
Data Source: Bright MLS



Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility Ramp - Main Level
Appliances Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Water Heater, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Microwave, Icemaker
Architectural Style Ranch/Rambler, Modular/Pre-Fabricated
Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Vinyl Siding, Aluminum Siding
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 30
Electric Circuit Breakers
Elementary School TOWNSEND
Exclusions Baker's Rack in Kitchen; Dining Room Table and Chairs; Entertainment Cabinet in Living Room; Two Flat Screen TVs in Primary Bedroom and Second Bedroom; Bed in Primary Bedroom; Bed in Second Bedroom; C
Exterior Features Outbuilding(s)
Floors In Unit Count 1
Garage Y/N No
Heating Forced Air
Historic Y/N No
Interior Features Carpet, Tub Shower, Walk-in Closet(s), Window Treatments, Wood Stove, Pantry, Combination Kitchen/Dining
Legal Subdivision SINEX SUBD
Levels 1
Lot Size Square Feet 43560.00
MLS Area South Of The Canal (30907)
Middle/Junior High School EVERETT MEREDITH
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Porch(es)
Pool Y/N No Pool
Possession Settlement
Price Per Sq Ft 216.58
Property Condition Below Average
Property Type Residential
Roof Architectural Shingle
School District 300200396893
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer On Site Septic
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name TOWNSEND
Tax Annual Amount 1408.0
Tax Lot 197
Tax Year 2021
Total Rooms 6
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Trees/Woods
Water Access Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No
Zoning NC40
Zoning Description Single Family - 40, 000 square ft. lots

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1152
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N No
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N No
Flooring Carpet, Vinyl
Full Baths 1
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Laundry Type Main Floor, Has Laundry, Washer In Unit, Dryer In Unit
Main Level Bedrooms 2
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Kitchen, Other
Total Baths 1
Total Bedrooms 2

Exterior Features

Living Area 1152
Fencing Chain Link, Partially
Foundation Details Crawl Space
Lot Dimensions 125.00 x 348.50
Lot Features Trees/Wooded
Lot Size Acres 1.00
Lot Size Source Estimated
Navigable Water Y/N No
Parking Features Gravel Driveway
Road Frontage Length 125
Road Surface Type Black Top
Spa No
Total Parking Spaces 6
Type of Parking Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Well
Water View Y/N No

Room Details

Bedroom 2 11 X 10 Main Walk-In Closet(s),Flooring - Carpet
Dining Room 15 X 11 Main Flooring - Carpet,Dining Area
Kitchen 8 X 9 Main Flooring - Vinyl,Kitchen - Propane Cooking,Pantry
Living Room 20 X 11 Main Flooring - Carpet,Wood Stove
Other 8 X 12 Main DEN Pantry,Flooring - Vinyl
Primary Bedroom 12 X 11 Main Flooring - Carpet


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Based on the average sale price from the Medford, NJ office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $2,268
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Townsend Elementary School
Middle School Everett Meredith Middle School
High School Middletown High School

Price History

6/27/2022 Listed $269,000
7/19/2022 8% - $249,500

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19734

AVG $490K
AVG $2,206
AVG 65
Year Built
AVG 2003


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486 Dogtown Road Townsend, DE is a Single Family Home for sale at $249500 with 1152 sqft and a lot size of 1 Acres Acre(s). 486 Dogtown Road Townsend has 2 bedrooms, 1 baths and was built in 1976. The property's zip code is 19734 which is in Townsend, DE

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