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These New Castle County Homes are Classy and Compact

Scroll down for more about this Middletown home./Photo courtesy of K. Hovnanian homes

Bigger isn’t necessarily better. These New Castle County homes at around 2,000 square feet let you have it all without the sprawl.


Price: $344,900 Address: 2004 N. Franklin St., Wilmington Bedrooms/Baths: 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms Square Footage: 1,900 Lot Size: 3,049 square feet

This rare single-family home tucked into the heart of Wilmington’s hot (and twin-heavy) Triangle neighborhood boasts a newer open-concept kitchen and dining area, hardwood floors throughout, split-zone heating and cooling, and a backyard space perfect for outdoor dining and entertaining.

For sale by owner.


Price: $376,900 Address: 207 Northern Oak St., Middletown Bedrooms/Baths: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
Square Footage: 2,080 Lot Size: .25 acre

At just a few dozen square feet over 2,000, this home in Four Seasons at Baymont Farms sets a dazzling standard for retirement living. The Killarney 1 floorplan includes Craftsman styling on the outside and a guest-friendly layout that pairs the two secondary bedrooms around their own full bath in a private suite inside. There’s also basement space for a media or fitness room and an additional bed and bath. Community amenities include a pool, pickleball courts and a luxurious 6,000-square-foot clubhouse.

Listed by Erik Hoferer, Long & Foster Real Estate Inc.

Published as “Classy & Compact” in the September 2020 issue of Delaware Today magazine.