282 Hopewell Drive, Clayton, DE 19938-2225 $498,000

Beds/Baths: 3/2
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,392
Acreage: 0.52
Age:53 years
MLS#: DEKT2011560
Subdivision: Forest Gate


Quiet country living on 6 acres w/ large two-story home and rental property w/ long term tenant already in place. Seller would like to sell both properties together. The main house offers 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths w/ over approximately 2600 square feet of living space. There are hardwood floors throughout the home and more storage space than you'll know what to do with!! The first floor has 3 nicely sized bedrooms and 1 full bath with tile and grout flooring and a cast iron bear claw tub. There are tons of cabinets in the large kitchen and stainless-steel appliances. The dining room offers knotty pine walls and there is a wood stove in the living room. Moving to the second floor you'll find a large area that could be used as a bonus room or den. The spacious main bedroom has plenty of closets for all your storage needs. There is a second full bath upstairs and access to the attic. The laundry room is located on the first-floor w/ access door to the backyard and there are ceiling fans in just about every room of the main home. Outside the home you'll find a large fenced off area that the current owner was using as a chicken coop. There is a large 2 car garage, with a 3rd bay that could be used for additional storage for the rental property next door. The rental property is a 3 bedroom, 2 bath single wide mobile home w/ front deck, on 5.5 acres. About half of the property is open and the rest wooded. Please be advised, neither property may be subdivided. Seller is willing to provide a one-year home warranty on main home w/ acceptable offer and both homes are being sold "AS IS".

Taxes: $1,018
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: N
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Smyrna


Forced Air Heating, Electric, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Propane, Well Water, On Site Septic

Detached Garage, Driveway, Garage - Front Entry, Oversized, Detached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Crawl Space Foundation, Aluminum Siding

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Public Elementary (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Hartly Elementary School Capital School District Preschool–4 Hartly 4.08 mi

Private (2 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Kenton Mennonite School Christian (no specific denomination) 1–10 Clayton 2.1 mi
Green Hill Amish 1–8 Dover 4.66 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Clayton (19938), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 30
  • Average salary of people in this community: $42,764

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 181
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.84
  • Households w/ Children: 74%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 2,571 (79.8%)
  • Rented: 531 (16.5%)
  • Vacant: 119 (3.7%)
  • Total: 3,221

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: 8,808
Households: 3,102
Median Age: 39.10

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 8.6%
  • Some High School: 10.3%
  • High School Graduate: 39.7%
  • Some College: 16.5%
  • Associate Degree: 9.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 10.0%
  • Graduate Degree: 5.3%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $64,229

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: $820
  • Two Bedroom: $1,071
  • Three Bedroom: $1,274
  • Four Bedroom: $1,484

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: RE/MAX Eagle Realty , (302) 273-1994

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282 Hopewell Drive, Clayton, DE 19938-2225

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