218 Silky Dogwood Lane, Middletown, DE 19709-8691 $390,000

Beds/Baths: 3/3
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,703
Acreage: 0.21
Age:5 years
MLS#: DENC487886
Subdivision: Four Seasons At Silver Maple


Absolutely beautiful one story living in the premiere 55+ community of the Four Seasons At Silver Maple with fantastic amenities. Over 2 miles of walking trails and common grounds. A resort style clubhouse featuring an exercise room, card room, gathering room, reading room, kitchen, billiard room, movie theater room and much more! A very nice size outdoor pool with a tiki bar and cabanas, tennis courts, bocce ball, horseshoes, a fire pit and a community garden where you can grow your favorite fruits and vegetables. This beautiful 3 bedroom, 3 bath "Ambassador" model by the reputable builder "K. Hovnanian" features and open floorplan with a 6' foot extension in the master bedroom and the family room. Also, features crown molding throughout, window treatment, hardwood floors throughout, carpet in the bedrooms, tiled bathrooms. This home has an open concept gourmet kitchen featuring upgraded cabinetry, granite countertops, double ovens, gas cooktop, under and above cabinet lighting and plenty of seating around the island. The basement is about 75% finished, it's framed and drywalled and includes a finished full bath.. just needs flooring and ceiling to complete it! This home is well priced and ready for it's next owners. Only a short drive to downtown, shopping and restaurants.

Bedroom 2: 14 X 10 - Main
Foyer: 10 X 5 - Main
Family Room: 24 X 14 - Main
Breakfast Room: 11 X 8 - Main
Bedroom 3: 13 X 10 - Main
Kitchen: Main
Taxes: $2,921
Home Assoc: $186/Monthly
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Community
School Dist: Appoquinimink
Elem. School: Old State Mid. School: Alfred G. Waters High School: Middletown


HOA: Yes; Amenities: Club House, Exercise Room, Fitness Center, Game Room, Jog/Walk Path, Pool - Outdoor, Tennis Courts; Fee Includes: Common Area Maintenance, Lawn Maintenance, Management, Pool(s), Recreation Facility, Reserve Funds, Snow Removal, Trash;

Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Private Water, Public Sewer, 120/240V, 200+ Amp Service, Main Floor Laundry, Cable TV, Fiber Optics Available, Natural Gas Available

Attached Garage, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Front Entry, Inside Access, Concrete Driveway, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Attic, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Entry Level Bedroom, Floor Plan - Open, Full Basement, Carpet Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, 9'+ Ceilings, Dry Wall, Vaulted Ceilings, Accessibility - >84" Garage Door, Accessibility - 2+ Access Exits, Accessibility - 32"+ wide Doors, Accessibility - Level Entry - Main, Double Pane Windows, Low-E Windows, Window Screens, Storm Windows, Storm Doors, Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Smoke Detector

Active Radon Mitigation Foundation, Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Pitched Roof, Shingle Roof, Concrete Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Bump-outs, Lawn Sprinkler, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Tennis Court(s), In Ground Pool

Backs - Open Common Area, Garden/Lawn View, Street View, Black Top Road

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Public Elementary (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Cedar Lane Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K-K Middletown 3.49 mi
Cedar Lane Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Middletown 3.51 mi
Brick Mill Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Middletown 4.18 mi
Southern Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 4.94 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Waters (Alfred G.) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6-8 Middletown 3.52 mi
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6-8 New Castle 4.94 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Votech School District 9-12 Middletown 3.36 mi
Middletown High School Appoquinimink School District 9-12 Middletown 4.93 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Middletown(19709), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 28,470
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 31
  • Average salary of people in this community: $51,800
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 22.82%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 542
  • Household Size (ppl): 3.01
  • Households w/ Children: 40%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,721 (79.1%)
  • Rented: 2,461 (16.6%)
  • Vacant: 638 (4.3%)
  • Total: 14,821

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: 43,118
Households: 14,182
Median Age: 38.19

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.


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: 3 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.3%
  • Some High School: 4.5%
  • High School Graduate: 28.6%
  • Some College: 22.1%
  • Associate Degree: 8.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21.3%
  • Graduate Degree: 12.7%


  • White Collar: 62%
  • Blue Collar: 38%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $93,037

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


The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

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218 Silky Dogwood Lane, Middletown, DE 19709-8691

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