138 Cornwell Drive, Bear, DE 19701 $384,900

Beds/Baths: 4/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,100
Acreage: 0.5
Age:24 years
MLS#: DENC480236
Mobile#: 8203
Subdivision: York Farms


LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! The current owner has maintained this beautiful colonial style home meticulously from top to bottom! It features 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths and a double car garage with over 3100 square feet of living space!! The Butterfly staircase and grand 2 story open foyer with hardwood floors sets the tone as you enter. It offers an office/study/playroom on the main level. Stainless steel appliances in the kitchen, with an island and pantry included, which leads out to the backyard through the sliding glass doors and freshly painted rear deck. The family room is right off of the kitchen and is a very open floor plan. It hosts the rear staircase to the 2nd floor to all 4 bedrooms and 2nd floor laundry with laundry tub included. There is a formal living and dining room as well which makes this home perfect for entertaining! Lots of recent updates include a new roof 2018, all new HVAC 2018, hot water heater 3 years new, brand new blacktop driveway 2 years new, plus the Seller just resealed the driveway again to freshen it up for the new owners last week! The brand new, gorgeous, neutral colored laminate flooring was just installed throughout the entire 2nd floor! Master bedroom is super spacious with a sitting room and includes not 1 but 2 walk in closets. The 2nd, 3rd and 4th bedrooms and closets are generous in size as well. Sits on a half acre lot and the backyard is fully fenced in. Priced at $384,900, you won’t want to miss out on the opportunity to own your dream home in this popular, most sought after community in Bear! HURRY! It won't last! Seller is super motivated and is offering $5,000 towards closing costs with a full price offer!

Family Room: 20 X 13 - Main
Dining Room: 14 X 13 - Main
Office: 12 X 10 - Main
Living Room: 15 X 13 - Main
Kitchen: 21 X 17 - Main
Laundry: 9 X 9 - Upper 1
Sitting Room: 12 X 11 - Upper 1
Master Bed: 20 X 16 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 13 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 12 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 14 X 13 - Upper 1

Taxes: $3,339
Home Assoc: $125/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Colonial
Elem. School: Wilbur Mid. School: Gunning Bedford High School: William Penn


HOA: Yes;

Forced Air Heating, Electric, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, 200+ Amp Service, Cable TV, Utilities - Phone

Attached Garage, Driveway, Garage - Side Entry, Asphalt Driveway, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Double/Dual Staircase, Family Room Off Kitchen, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Full Basement

Brick Front Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Other

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Public Elementary (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K-5 Bear 1.45 mi
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Bear 2.87 mi
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 3.17 mi
William Oberle Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Bear 3.24 mi
Southern Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 3.29 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 3.7 mi
Cedar Lane Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K-K Middletown 4.47 mi
Cedar Lane Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Middletown 4.63 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6-8 New Castle 3.15 mi
Waters (Alfred G.) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6-8 Middletown 4.73 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Votech School District 9-12 Middletown 3.19 mi
Hodgson (Paul M.) Vocational Technical High School New Castle County Votech School District 9-12 Newark 3.61 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9-12 Newark 4.79 mi

Private (9 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Red Lion Christian Academy Preschool-12 Bear 2.29 mi
Tall Oaks Classical School K-12 Bear 2.29 mi
Caravel Academy Preschool-12 Bear 2.59 mi
Cornerstone Early Education And Youth Center, Inc. Preschool-Preschool Bear 2.65 mi
Lela Day School Preschool-Preschool Bear 2.87 mi
Glasgow Chrisian Academy Preschool-8 Bear 2.96 mi
Tender Loving Kare Academy Preschool-2 Newark 3.86 mi
Learning Express Academy K-8 Newark 4.89 mi
Great New Beginnings Preschool-Preschool Bear 4.91 mi

Catholic (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Aquinas Academy Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-12 Bear 0.46 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Bear(19701), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 28,077
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 27
  • Average salary of people in this community: $49,259
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 1.06%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,489
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.76
  • Households w/ Children: 33%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,253 (74.8%)
  • Rented: 3,086 (20.5%)
  • Vacant: 715 (4.7%)
  • Total: 15,054

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: 39,611
Households: 14,339
Median Age: 39.21

Climate and Weather

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Weather Risk


The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index: 4 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.1%
  • Some High School: 3.9%
  • High School Graduate: 27.9%
  • Some College: 21.5%
  • Associate Degree: 8.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22.0%
  • Graduate Degree: 14.1%


  • White Collar: 60%
  • Blue Collar: 40%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $81,861

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).

  • Studio: $845
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,211
  • Three Bedroom: $1,515
  • Four Bedroom: $1,686


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