148 Bakerfield Drive, Middletown, DE 19709-9452 $815,000

Beds/Baths: 4/3.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 4,325
Acreage: 1
Age:20 years
MLS#: DENC2045614
Subdivision: Commodore Estates


Breathtaking beauty on Bakerfield Dr.! This grand, estate-like multi-pitched roof 4BRs/3½ bath colonial is truly spectacular with its 1st-class features, decadent millwork, incredible living space and state-of- the-art LL. Extra-wide driveway runs parallel to sprawling level, lush lawn that precedes this 3-level home, which features mix of stone accents, myriad of windows, exceptional hardscaping and exterior lighting, ornamental trees and hedges, circular brick inlay on columned front porch with terracotta roof overhang and side-entry, 2-car garage. Step through double mahogany doors and appreciate cathedral, vaulted and tray ceilings as well as crown molding, build-ins, wainscoting and chair rails, all artfully blended with arches, angles and seamless spaces to create exceptional living and open concept floorplan. Foyer with soaring ceiling and 18” marble tile floor is backdrop for Brazilian cherry turned staircase edged with black wrought iron railing with birdcage accents. To right is open LR/sitting room with exquisite medallioned tin ceiling, wainscoting, arched doorway and bumped-out alcove with floor- to-ceiling triple window. Across foyer is trio of columns that gracefully outline stunning DR of double tray ceiling, custom-cut rug with tile border, and triple window with transoms. Elegance exemplified! Vaulted ceiling great room with balcony overlook is magnificent. 2 dual-stacked oversized windows and centered Palladian window frame stone wall with beautiful FP. Twice as nice! Relish also dual-sided, see- through FP with ½ wood columns above, which both great room and adjacent open kitchen share. Effect is mesmerizing. The blend of architectural elements simultaneously offers impressive and inviting ambiance! Gourmet kitchen is clean-line and contemporary! Energy-efficient SS appliances including double oven are fused with white candy-lacquered cabinets, while upgraded granite countertops highlight tumble marble backsplash with picture-framed Mediterranean-inspired tile work above range. Long, wrap-around 2-tiered custom island with wet bar is easy dining perch for eclectic clear bar stools. All-glass back door and upper frosted glass-front cabinets offer airy accents! 1 st floor also features office with coffered ceiling, build-ins and corner of windows, PR with all-tile walls, tray ceiling and modern shelving/lighting, and laundry room with row of cabinets. Upper level has continued gorgeous millwork and rich hardwoods with 3 spacious secondary BRs of neutral carpeting, DD closets and ample natural light, as well full bath with all-tile, seamless glass shower, tile floor and bumped-out curved basin vanity. Primary suite is extraordinary! BR is generous in size and reveals its splendor of wide-plank Delaware driftwood floors, deep tray ceiling and lovely retreat area. Fluted column edges dual-frosted glass doors to 1 of 2 huge walk-in closets of build-ins, crown molding, and hardwood floors. Private, primary marble- floored bath is luxurious! Dual vessel-sink vanity spans one wall with circular mirrors above, while jacuzzi commands corner and angled is floor-to-ceiling all glass shower door with multi-head shower and all-tile interior. Absolutely striking Brazilian cherry floor with inlay and soundproof ceiling LL unfolds with unbelievable beauty and immense space! Myriad of columns, wainscoting, French doors, crown molding, arc entrances and even FP set the stage for dramatic pockets of space that offer something for everyone! Play a game at the pool table, grab a snack and sit in the dining area, enjoy a drink at the wrap-around wet bar with cabinets and pendant lights, unwind with a movie in decadent theatre room with build-in entertainment section, do a fabulous workout in the all-mirrored exercise room and appreciate convenience of full bath on this level. Glass sliders and wide steps lead up to flat and deep backyard that backs to mature trees. This magnificent Middletown home is more than move-in ready!

Bedroom 3: 14 X 13 - Upper 1
Primary Bath: 12 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 12 X 15 - Upper 1
Full Bath: 12 X 5 - Upper 1
Primary Bed: 26 X 16 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 13 X 12 - Upper 1
Half Bath: 6 X 15 - Main
Sitting Room: 13 X 15 - Main
Laundry: 6 X 9 - Main
Dining Room: 13 X 16 - Main
Foyer: 12 X 17 - Main
Office: 13 X 11 - Main
Kitchen: 23 X 14 - Main
Family Room: 16 X 21 - Main
Exercise Room: 20 X 13 - Lower 1
Game Room: 37 X 15 - Lower 1
Media Room: 20 X 15 - Lower 1
Full Bath: 14 X 5 - Lower 1
Other: 13 X 15 - Lower 1

Taxes: $3,647
Home Assoc: $175/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Appoquinimink
Elem. School: Cedar LaneMid. School: Alfred G WatersHigh School: Middletown


HOA: Yes;

Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Well Water, On Site Septic, Main Floor Laundry

Attached Garage, Built In, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Built-Ins, Carpet, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Family Room Off Kitchen, Full Basement, Heated Basement, Improved Basement, Outside Entrance Basement, Basement Windows, Carpet Flooring, Marble Flooring, Wood Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Cathedral Ceilings, Tray Ceilings, Vaulted Ceilings, Double Entry

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Shingle Roof, HardiPlank Type, Deck(s), Porch(es), Bump-outs, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Water Fountains

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Public Elementary (7 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Cedar Lane Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 1.96 mi
Cedar Lane Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K Middletown 2.01 mi
Brick Mill Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 2.49 mi
Old State Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Townsend 3.45 mi
Lorewood Grove Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 3.45 mi
Spring Meadow Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K Townsend 3.51 mi
Silver Lake Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 3.96 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Waters (Alfred G.) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6–8 Middletown 2.11 mi
Redding (Louis L.) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6–8 Middletown 3.7 mi
Meredith (Everett) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6–8 Middletown 4.37 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Middletown 2.92 mi
Middletown High School Appoquinimink School District 9–12 Middletown 3.18 mi

Private (2 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St Andrew's School Episcopal 9–12 Middletown 3.86 mi
St Annes Episcopal School Episcopal Preschool–8 Middletown 4.02 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Middletown (19709), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 35
  • Average salary of people in this community: $74,114

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 525
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.82
  • Households w/ Children: 71%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 13,753 (82.6%)
  • Rented: 2,145 (12.9%)
  • Vacant: 749 (4.5%)
  • Total: 16,647

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: 45,005
Households: 15,898
Median Age: 41.20

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.6%
  • Some High School: 2.8%
  • High School Graduate: 25.6%
  • Some College: 18.4%
  • Associate Degree: 10.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22.8%
  • Graduate Degree: 18.2%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $108,237

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: $1,076
  • Two Bedroom: $1,196
  • Three Bedroom: $1,580

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Listing Courtesy of: Tesla Realty Group, LLC , (844) 837-5274, info@teslarealtygroup.com

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148 Bakerfield Drive, Middletown, DE 19709-9452

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