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Address
324 Darlington Road Media, PA
Price
$ 788,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PADE541108
  • TypePending
  • CountyDELAWARE
  • CityMedia
  • AreaMiddletown Twp
  • NeighborhoodDARLINGTON HOLLOW
  • Zip19063
  • StyleFarmhouse/National Folk,Colonial
  • Year Built1820
  • Taxes$ 12393
  • Price$ 788,900
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage4046
  • Lot Size5.38 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
James A Cochrane Inc
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

“Woodlee” is a classic circa 1820's stone Pennsylvania farmhouse set on 5.25 lush acres with magnificent old growth trees, flowering plants, bushes, open meadows & an acre of woods with a portion of beautiful Rocky Run creek! This “old school” nature lover’s paradise was once a part of Wawa farms & its storied past is experienced in the present throughout with its thick stone walls, period double hung windows & shutters, original hardwood floors & architectural details! While it is approached close to Darlington Road behind trees, its living arrangement is set in the landscape towards the rear of the property, taking in the breathtaking lush & quiet acreage. The rear covered porch extends nearly the full length of the house, which overlooks the fenced yard, ideal for secure needs of pets & children. Nature is present from every window of this graceful lady. The house is presently structured with a 3-Story main house portion with 3 BRs, 2 ½ Baths with a sizable two-story apartment that is “grandfathered” in with the township with 2 BRs, 1 ½ Bath. Ideal for extended family, in-law quarters or as a rental; it is possible to configure as a Single-Family home with proper vision. At present there is a door on the second floor which can be reopened to unite both units. The main house has gracious proportions with updated kitchen with “breakfast nook” with exposed stone walls, main level laundry & half bath. Off the kitchen there is a space ideal for a dining room with bay window overlooking the stunning backyard. This space opens to the living room featuring original colonial fireplace mantle with built-ins, front door & access to basement. The staircase to the second floor offers a master bedroom with fireplace & dressing/sitting area along with main bathroom. The third floor has a loft/office space, two bedrooms, one with dressing/bonus space along with another full bath. The apartment has a separate entrance with kitchen offering a beautiful view of rear yard, a half bath, pantry, dining room & showcase rustic living (great) room with stove & stone wall on the main level. Upper-level features two bedrooms & full bath. The house has been in the same family since 1945 & its recent owners, since 1985, have installed new heating, air conditioning & septic systems, connected to public water & completed numerous inspections with repairs. Now is your chance to become the new “curator” of "Woodlee" so that this treasure will remain in the community for generations to come! Potential for 2 lot subdivision sketch plan from 2007 available. Located within Rose Tree Media Schools District, the Natural Lands Trust Wawa Preserve’s Rocky Run Trail is nearby & it is convenient to Wawa Headquarters, downtown Media, cultural sites of the Brandywine Valley, Riddle Hospital, Rt 476, Ridley Creek State Park, Tyler Arboretum, Philadelphia Airport, shopping & the soon updated Septa Franklin Station!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Glenwood Elementary School Springton Lake Middle School Penncrest High School
Price History
5/1/2021 Listed $788,900

General Features

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility None
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Water Heater
Architectural Style Farmhouse/National Folk, Colonial
Association Y/N No
Basement Full
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Stone
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
County DELAWARE
Days on Market 5
Electric 200+ Amp Service, 150 Amps
Elementary School GLENWOOD
Exterior Features Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Outbuilding(s), Stone Retaining Walls
Flooring Hardwood, Vinyl
Garage Y/N No
Heating Hot Water, Forced Air
High School PENNCREST
High School District ROSE TREE MEDIA
Interior Features 2nd Kitchen, Built-Ins, Chair Railings, Wood Stove, Wood Floors, Stall Shower, Kitchen - Island, Kitchen - Eat-In, Double/Dual Staircase
Levels 3
Location Type Suburban
MLS Area Middletown Twp (10427)
Middle/Junior High School SPRINGTON LAKE
Municipality MIDDLETOWN TWP
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Features Asphalt Driveway, Paved Driveway
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s), Porch(es)
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 194.98
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Good, Average
Roof Architectural Shingle, Flat, Pitched, Shake, Shingle
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer On Site Septic
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name DARLINGTON HOLLOW
Tax Annual Amount 12393.0
Tax Lot 018-000
Tax Year 2021
Utilities Cable TV
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Creek/Stream, Panoramic, Pasture, Trees/Woods
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning R-1 RESIDENTIAL

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 4046
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 2
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
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 Features Wood, Non-Functioning
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 2
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Oil
Laundry Type Basement, Main Floor
Living Area 4046
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Sitting Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Bedroom 1, In-Law/auPair/Suite, Laundry, Loft, Other, Storage Room, Bathroom 1, Bathroom 2, Bathroom 3, Half Bath
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 3
Window Features Double Hung, Bay/Bow, Wood Frame

Exterior Features

Fencing Wood
Lot Dimensions 0.00 x 0.00
Lot Features Backs to Trees, Irregular, Landscaping, Open, Partly Wooded, Private, Rear Yard, Secluded, Sloping, Stream/Creek, Subdivision Possible
Lot Size Acres 5.38
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 234440.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Total Parking Spaces 5
Type of Parking Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N Yes
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bathroom 1 Upper 1
Bathroom 2 Upper 1
Bathroom 3 Upper 2
Bedroom 1 Upper 1
Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 Upper 2
Bedroom 5 Upper 2
Dining Room Main
Dining Room Main
Half Bath Main
Half Bath Main
In-Law/auPair/Suite Main
Kitchen Main
Kitchen Main
Laundry Main
Living Room Main
Living Room Main
Loft Upper 2
Other Upper 2
Sitting Room Upper 1
Storage Room Upper 2

Amenities

  • 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

Property vs Pending Average in 19063

Price
AVG $570K
$790K
Taxes
AVG $8,579
$12,393
Visits
AVG 110
36
Year Built
AVG 1977
1820

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