108 S Congress Street, Port Penn, DE 19731-3106 $349,900

Beds/Baths: 4/1.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,600
Acreage: 0.33
Age:107 years
MLS#: DENC2062648
Mobile#: 1397
Subdivision: None Available


Welcome to your slice of historic charm nestled in Port Penn, Delaware just minutes from Middletown and the Route 1! This lovely 4 Bedroom home offers a picturesque blend of timeless elegance & modern comfort, all overlooking the Delaware River.
Inside, discover the heartwarming embrace of a deluxe wood-burning stove, perfect for cozy evenings along with the amazing hardwood flooring in the living and dining area. Enjoy a meal in your breakfast nook or dining room, and take a moment to savor the charm by sipping your morning coffee on your front porch or rear deck where you can get lost in the peacefulness. There is a lot of storage from the basement to the 26x28 Attic which could be converted into an upstairs living space.

Outside, the large side driveway offers ample parking space for your vehicles, boat, or more! Embrace the great outdoors with the large lot with ample space for gatherings, games, gardening or simply enjoy the beauty of nature that comes along with this home.
This home has been well maintained to make modern updates while sustaining its historical charm and features a recently installed Architectural Roof (2024) and central HVAC system (2020) to ensure comfort year round. This home is move-in ready and prepared to be loved by the new owners.

Whether you're seeking a serene retreat or looking for a comfortable home to create new memories, this enchanting home in Port Penn awaits. Don't miss your chance to make this historic gem yours – schedule your tour today, this one won’t last long!

Living Room: 26 X 15 - Main
Dining Room: 11 X 13 - Main
Bathroom 1: 4 X 4 - Main
Kitchen: 14 X 13 - Main
Breakfast Room: 10 X 7 - Main
Bedroom 1: 11 X 13 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 10 X 13 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 10 X 13 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 11 X 8 - Upper 1
Bathroom 2: 5 X 9 - Upper 1
Loft: 26 X 28 - Upper 2
Basement: 25 X 17 - Lower 1
Laundry: 17 X 10 - Lower 1
Storage Room: 8 X 10 - Lower 1
Taxes: $778
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Colonial
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


Water Oriented: Yes; Water Front: No; Water Access: No; Water Body Name: Delaware River; Water Body Type: River;

Forced Air Heating, Wood Burn Stove, Oil, Wood, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, Public Sewer


Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Dining Area, Family Room Off Kitchen, Kitchen - Eat-In, Stove - Wood, Basement Workshop, Carpet Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Wood Fireplace

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Hip Roof, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Porch(es), Sidewalks

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Public Elementary (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Southern Elementary School Colonial School District K–5 New Castle 4.34 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 4.44 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Middletown 4.88 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Port Penn (19731), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 0
  • Average salary of people in this community: $20,941

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 306
  • Household Size (ppl): 4.54
  • Households w/ Children: 161%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 62 (87.3%)
  • Rented: 9 (12.7%)
  • Vacant: 0 (0.0%)
  • Total: 71

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: 322
Households: 71
Median Age: 30.70

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.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 4.8%
  • Some High School: 35.1%
  • High School Graduate: 41.3%
  • Some College: 18.8%
  • Associate Degree: 0.0%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 0.0%
  • Graduate Degree: 0.0%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $40,875

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).

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Patterson-Schwartz-Middletown , (302) 285-5100, realinfo@psre.com

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Listing data as of 6/18/2024.

108 S Congress Street, Port Penn, DE 19731-3106

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