1072 MASSEY CHURCH RD, Smyrna, DE 19977  

Price
$ 1,199,000
  • 6 beds
  • 6 baths
MLS#
6365383
Nearby Amenities information supplied by Bing
Property Details

This gracious home is the dream property for anyone who enjoys entertaining and refined country living. Convenient to both Dover and Wilmington and an easy drive to Washington D.C, this property is situated on 13.4 acres it includes a 4BR, 4.2 bath main residence, a 1BR/1BA caretaker's apartment over the detached 2 car garage and a horse barn with a beautiful studio above it overlooking a gorgeous 2 acre pond. The original portion of the home was built in 1740 and it has undergone numerous updates and additions since then. In addition to the beautiful formal entry and drawing room, there is a library, conservatory, magnificent ballroom, 2 formal dining rooms -- one of which can seat 20 people comfortably, an updated chef's kitchen, a cozy den with real stone fireplace, a home theater room, a beautiful master bedroom suite with 2 wood burning fireplaces and 2 full baths, stunning updated bathrooms throughout, and gorgeous period moldings and details. The studio is located above the barn and can function as a separate home office -- fully equipped with a spacious powder room, kitchenette, closet, balcony overlooking the pond, and magnificent light filled picture windows. The caretaker's cottage is designed to provide living space to any onsite employees that you might want to oversee the management and maintenance of the home or to house any guests that would like their own space. Bring your horses, enjoy your private pond and beautiful vistas, and most importantly, invite and entertain your friends in style! From the magnificent gated entry to the beautifully updated and detailed interior, this property is an exquisite, one-of-a-kind residence -- built to meet the requirements of the most discerning buyer.

Listing Type
Single Family
Listing ID
6365383
Bedrooms
6
Bathrooms
6
Lot Size
13.46 acres
Listing Status
Active
Year Built
1745
County
New Castle
Full Bath
5
Half Bath
3
Subdivision
Blackbird
Floors
2-Story
Garage
2
Rooms
17.0
County School District
Smyrna
School District 1
NORTH SMYRNA
School District 2
SMYRNA
School District 3
SMYRNA
Zoning
SR
Taxes
3005.0
TaxYear
2013
Listing courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Kennett Square
Price History
Get price alerts on price change
Date Event Change Price
4/9/2014 Price change $4,000 (0.3%) $1,199,000
Nearby Schools
School Name Distance Students Grade Rating
Smyrna Middle School 1.36 mi 856 6-8
Smyrna High School 1.44 mi 1387 8-12
North Smyrna Elementary School 1.62 mi 423 KG-6
Providence Creek Academy Charter School 1.83 mi 0 KG-8
Smyrna Ilc 2.08 mi 0 N-N
Clayton Elementary School 2.18 mi 1040 KG-4
More Schools Data sourced by HomeFacts.com
Census Data
Educational Attainment
Number Percentages
Less than High School 272 5.4 %
High School Graduate 1,642 32.6 %
Some College 1,922 38.1 %
Bachelor’s Degree 723 14.3 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 485 9.6 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,474 88.7 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 973 19.3 %
Age Statistics
Total Population 10,065
Number Percentages
Age Breakdown
19 years old and under 3,113 30.9 %
20 to 44 years old 3,593 35.7 %
45 to 64 years old 2,137 21.2 %
65 years old and older 1,222 12.1 %
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com
Homes for sale nearby
Real Estate Guides
View all
Area Information
  • Education

    There are 10 schools within 5 miles of this home. The closest school to this property is Smyrna Middle School with 856 students attending and is currently rated a .
    More Info

  • Area Services

    Your nearest fire station is 2.06 miles away from this home. A police station is 1.78 miles away. The closest hospital is N/A at 0 miles from the property.
    More Info

  • Public Information

    The number of all new building permits was 22 last year with 10 single family homes and 12 multi-family permits issued.

  • Environmental Data

    For the month, the average high is 65.49 °F with a 55.07 % chance of sun. Rainfall for the month averages 3.29 inches for this area.

  • Data sourced by HomeFacts.com
Listing Information Provided By: RE/MAX 1ST CHOICE
100 S Broad St Middletown, DE 19709 | Phone: (302) 378-8700
EACH OFFICE INDEPENDENTLY OWNED AND OPERATED.