638 Old School House Road, Middletown, DE 19709-9690 $1,200,000

Beds/Baths: 7/3.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 4,025
Acreage: 15.85
Age:35 years
MLS#: DENC2046250
Subdivision: Post & Rail Farms


RARE FIND - Stunning property boasts a RENOVATED home situated on 15.85 ACRES and includes a 3,200 sq ft detached pole barn. The beautiful brick-front home is over 4,000 sq ft and features 7 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, & a true IN-LAW SUITE. An extended driveway brings you past the 40x80 4-Bay Pole Barn Garage and up to the home. Enter into the foyer where you will find luxury vinyl plank floors that run throughout. To the left is the living room and to the right is the formal dining room, both with crown molding and tons of natural sunlight. The tastefully designed new kitchen features: QUARTZ countertops, tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances, a huge island, a pantry, double wall ovens, and a gas cooktop with a wall mounted pot filler. Open to the kitchen is a breakfast room (or sitting area) with a fireplace surrounded by built-in shelving. From the kitchen you will enter the first-floor den which leads to the home office and spacious 1st floor bedroom. Sliders from the den lead to a deck, where you have a private entrance to the in-law suite. The in-law suite features a living room, dining room, kitchen, 2 bedrooms, 1 full bath & a large laundry closet. A 2nd deck can be privately accessed from the in-law suite & offers the most SERENE VIEWS of your sprawling open land. Back in the main area of the home and also on the 1st floor, you will find a powder room, laundry room, and access to the 2-CAR GARAGE. Head to the upper level where you will find 4 additional bedrooms and 2 full baths. The master bedroom flaunts a walk-in closet & a master bath. Another full bathroom, with a double vanity and tile floors, can be found in the hall. A large basement offers plenty of storage space or the opportunity to finish and use as you wish. The massive pole barn includes 4 bays, a finished office space, and a 20ft front/rear door for pulling larger equipment through (i.e. boat). Other notable features include: additional laundry hookups in 2nd floor bathroom, front paver walkway, NEW SEPTIC TANK, NEW WATER HEATER, NEW WATER CONDITIONING SYSTEM, all new flooring, all new bathrooms, & all appliances included. LOCATION - Post and Rail Farms allows horses & is located conveniently close to major roadways for ease of commute. Access downtown Middletown in just minutes, where you will find plenty of shops and restaurants. Don’t wait, this is a rare opportunity and it will not last long, schedule your tour today.

Primary Bed: 19 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 15 X 13 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 14 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 14 X 12 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 18 X 12 - Main
Breakfast Room: 9 X 13 - Main
Den: 15 X 13 - Main
Living Room: 18 X 12 - Main
Dining Room: 14 X 12 - Main
Laundry: 12 X 6 - Main
Family Room: 25 X 10 - Main
Bedroom 5: 16 X 16 - Main
Office: 12 X 12 - Main
In-Law/auPair/Suite: Main
Bedroom 6: 13 X 11 - Main
Additional Bedroom: 16 X 10 - Main
Great Room: 15 X 10 - Main
Kitchen: 18 X 11 - Main
Taxes: $5,835
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Appoquinimink
High School: Appoquinimink


Forced Air Heating, Propane - Leased, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, Sewer/Septic - Mound System, 200+ Amp Service, Main Floor Laundry

Attached Garage, Detached Garage, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2; Detached Garage Spaces #: 8;

Ceiling Fan(s), Entry Level Bedroom, Family Room Off Kitchen, Kitchen - Island, Primary Bath(s), Full Basement, Unfinished Basement, Hardwood Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Vinyl Flooring, Wood Fireplace, Dry Wall

Block Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Aluminum Siding, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s)

Cleared Lot, Open Lot, Partly Wooded Lot

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Public Elementary (7 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Cedar Lane Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 1.52 mi
Cedar Lane Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K Middletown 1.55 mi
Lorewood Grove Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 3.03 mi
Brick Mill Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 3.17 mi
Bunker Hill Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 3.35 mi
Silver Lake Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 3.61 mi
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Bear 4.51 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Waters (Alfred G.) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6–8 Middletown 1.46 mi
Redding (Louis L.) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6–8 Middletown 3.24 mi
Meredith (Everett) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6–8 Middletown 3.84 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Middletown 3.3 mi
Appoquinimink High School Appoquinimink School District 9–12 Middletown 3.52 mi
Middletown High School Appoquinimink School District 9–12 Middletown 3.6 mi

Private (3 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St Annes Episcopal School Episcopal Preschool–8 Middletown 4.23 mi
Gem School Inc (The) Nonsectarian Preschool–K Middletown 4.47 mi
St Andrew's School Episcopal 9–12 Middletown 4.6 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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638 Old School House Road, Middletown, DE 19709-9690

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