Price Reduction
80 W 5Th Street New Castle, DE
$ 379,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#DENC519058
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyNEW CASTLE
  • CityNew Castle
  • AreaNew Castle-Red Lion-Del.City
  • NeighborhoodOLD NEW CASTLE
  • Zip19720
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1895
  • Taxes2851
  • Price$ 379,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3575
  • Lot Size7,841 SqFt
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Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Victorian home located in Old New Castle. This is one of the Eliason Homes built in 1895 by the owners of Eliason Lumber Company that used to be on the other side of South St across from this house. There is over 3500 sq ft of living space, which makes this one of the largest homes in the Historic District. The large windows allow for lots of natural light, there are wood floors throughout and high ceilings. The first floor features a large foyer, living room with fireplace, dining room, kitchen and spacious family room. There is also a full bath and laundry. The second floor has 3 bedrooms, den with fireplace and full bath. The 3rd floor is the surprise feature of this home. It is an open 1,000 square foot space with kitchen, living area, sleeping area and full bath. Outside is a wide, wrap-around front porch and a large yard. The floor plan allows for a lot of flexibility. The home has been used as a multi-unit rental and can very easily be a single family home. Schedule your appointment today to visit this unique home in Old New Castle. This property is in the New Castle Downtown Development District. The owner is eligible for rebates from the State of Delaware for eligible capital improvements. The adjacent parcel at 515 South St is available for purchase for $99,900. There is a 4+ car garage on the adjacent parcel.

Price History
1/7/2021 Listed $525,000
1/29/2021 24% - $399,900
4/16/2021 6% - $379,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick, Wood Siding
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Window Unit(s)
Days on Market 89
Exterior Features Sidewalks, Street Lights
Garage Y/N No
Heating Hot Water
High School District COLONIAL
Levels 3
MLS Area New Castle/Red Lion/Del.City (30904)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Porch(es)
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 106.01
Property Type Residential
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name OLD NEW CASTLE
Tax Annual Amount 2851.0
Tax Year 2021
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning 21HR

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3575
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Partial
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 1
Below Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft 1032
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N No
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 3
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Living Area 3575
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Den, Foyer
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 2
Window Features Bay/Bow

Exterior Features

Lot Size Acres 0.18
Lot Size Source Estimated
Lot Size Square Feet 7841.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Type of Parking On Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bedroom 2 16 X 12 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 14 X 7 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 35 X 18 Upper 2
Den 17 X 12 Upper 1
Dining Room 19 X 12 Main
Family Room 25 X 15 Main
Foyer 12 X 10 Main
Kitchen 12 X 10 Main
Kitchen 10 X 10 Upper 2
Living Room 19 X 12 Main
Primary Bedroom 17 X 15 Upper 1


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

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19720

AVG $280K
AVG $1,759
AVG 75
Year Built
AVG 1949
AVG 44
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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