136 New Castle Drive

Bethany Beach, DE 19930

1/2 Bath
2,300 Sq. Ft.
$280 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 136 New Castle Drive

MLS #DESU152410
Total Rooms-
Year Built1957
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Lot Size0.17 AC / 7,405 SF
Taxes$1,473 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountySussex County

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Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.


P: 302.864.3216

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Property Details for 136 New Castle Drive

Legal Subdivision
South Bethany Harbor
Fee Simple
Building Name
Cape Cod, Coastal, Bungalow
Structure Type
Garage and Parking Spaces


Charming, Exquisitely Maintained 4 BD, 2.5 BA Canal-Front Cottage. Enjoy 2,300+ SQ FT of living space, built in 1957 & owned by only one family ever since. Situated on a 7,500 Square Foot, 0.17 Acre Oversized Lot & Never Rented! Large Living Room sports wood-burning fireplace, gleaming wood floors, loads of light, ceiling fan. Pine paneling in Living Room & Kitchen ~ like the rest of the house ~ meticulously refinished & maintained by owners to look like new. Roomy Kitchen includes Breakfast Bar,... like-new appliances, lots of cabinet space & upgraded tiled floors that continue into Huge Sunroom (w/ ceiling fan) facing oversized backyard, canal & dock. Loads of storage in Kitchen & thru-out the house w/ ingenious built-ins located under stairs, in the eaves upstairs & elsewhere. Sunroom, w/ ceiling fan, also is flooded w/ light from large windows & sliding glass door on 2 sides. Sunroom windows include Mylar shades for added insulation & reduced glare in winter & summer alike. 3 Bedrooms & 1.5 Bathrooms downstairs plus full Laundry. Large Bedroom area upstairs includes full Bath & Sitting Area that views New Castle Drive thru an oversized dormer. Outside: large tool shed, outdoor shower & storage for beach chairs, umbrellas & toys. Crawlspace insulation replaced and weatherproofed in 2012/2013. So much more to see! Short walk to Beach. Call for a showing. Don~t miss this Beautiful South Bethany Cottage! Priced to Sell at $645,000!


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Building Information for 136 New Castle Drive

Stories2Year Built1957Building Size-Lot Size0.17 AC / 7,405 SF

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$2,443 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 136 New Castle Drive

Rental Info
    Rental Info
  • Ground Rent Exists: No
Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Details
  • Virtual Tour URL Unbranded: https://tours.360visions.com/idx/804364
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 2300
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Entry Floor Number: 1
  • Floors In Unit Count: 2
  • Total Finished SQFT: 2300
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer - Electric, Dryer - Front Loading, Microwave, Refrigerator, Stove, Washer, Water Heater
  • Door Features: Insulated, Sliding Glass, Storm
  • Fireplace Features: BrickFirePl, Mantel(s), Wood, Other, Equipment
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Count: 1
  • Flooring Type: Carpet, Ceramic Tile, Wood
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C, Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Central, Baseboard - Electric
  • Interior Features: Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Dining/Living, Crown Moldings, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Open, Kitchen - Country, Pantry, Tub Shower, Window Treatments, Wood Floors, Other
  • Laundry Type: Has Laundry, Main Floor, Dryer In Unit, Washer In Unit
  • Wall and Ceiling Types: Dry Wall
  • Window Features: Energy Efficient, Double Pane, Replacement, Screens, Vinyl Clad
  • Room and Floor: Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 1-1, Bedrooms-Main Level-3, Bathrooms Half-Main Level-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-1, Bathrooms Full-Main Level-1
    Parking Information
  • Garage: No
  • Parking Features: Asphalt Driveway
  • Type Of Parking: Driveway, Off Street
  • Total Non-Garage Parking Spaces: 8
    Pool / Spa Information
  • Pool: No Pool
  • Spa: No
    Location Information
  • Cross Street: Coastal Highway
  • In City Limits: Yes
  • Directions: From Bethany Beach, take Coastal Highway/Route 1 South to RIGHT TURN onto New Castle Drive to 136 New Castle on the left hand side of the road.
  • Distance To Body Of Water: 25
  • Distance To Body Of Water Units: Feet
  • Flood Zone Code: AE
  • Historic: No
  • Location Type: Canal
  • MLS Area: Baltimore Hundred (31001)
  • Municipal Trash: Yes
  • Federal Flood Zone: Y
  • Sub System Locale: BRIGHT_MAIN
  • System Locale: BRIGHT
  • Tidal Water: Yes
  • Water View: Yes
  • Water Access: Yes
  • Water Access Features: Boat - Powered, Canoe/Kayak, Boat - Length Limit, Fishing Allowed, Private Access, Sail, Waterski/Wakeboard
  • Water Body Name: Assawoman Canal
  • Water Body Type: Canal
  • Water Frontage Length: 75
  • Water Oriented: Yes
  • Waterfront: Yes
  • Waterfront Features: Private Dock Site
    School Information
  • School District Name: INDIAN RIVER
  • School District County ID: 300200396898
    Building Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Building Level Count: 2
  • Construction Materials: Block, Copper Plumbing, Stick Built, Vinyl Siding, CPVC/PVC, Frame, Spray Foam Insulation
  • New Construction: No
  • Exterior Features: Boat Storage, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Outbuilding(s), Outside Shower, Play Area
  • Other Structures: Shed, Shed Shop
  • Roof: Asphalt, Shingle
  • Levels Count: 2
  • Story List: Main, Upper 1
  • Pets Allowed: Yes
    Green Information
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Additional Parcels: No
  • Docks Count: 1
  • Foundation Details: Crawl Space, Block, Flood Vent, Permanent
  • Horse: No
  • Land Use Code: RS
  • Lot Dimensions Source: Assessor
  • Lot Features: Bulkheaded, Cleared, Flood Plain, Front Yard, Interior, Landlocked, Landscaping, Level, Rear Yard, Road Frontage, SideYard(s)
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 75.00 x 100.00
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 7405
  • Lot Size Acres: .17
  • Navigable Water: Yes
  • Property Condition: Shows Well, Restored
  • Road Surface Type: Black Top
  • Road Responsibility: City/County
  • Security Features: Main Entrance Lock
  • Senior Community: No
  • Slips Count: 1
  • Soil Types: Sandy
  • Zoning: TN
  • Zoning Dscrp: Residential
  • Age: 1957.0
    Utilities Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Electric
  • Hot Water: Electric
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public
  • Utilities: Above Ground, Cable TV Available, Electric Available, Phone Available, Sewer Available, Water Available
Room Information
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source: Assessor
    Bathroom Counts
  • Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Count Main Level: 2.00
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 1.00
    Bathroom Information
  • Bathrooms Full: 2
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 3
    Bedroom Information
  • Bedrooms Count: 4
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 1
  • Bedrooms Count Main Level: 3
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 1
    Full Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Full Main Level: 1
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 1
    Half Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
  • Room List: Living Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Bedroom 1, Sun/Florida Room, Laundry, Bathroom 1, Bathroom 2, Half Bath
Tax / Assessment / Sale Information
    Tax / Assessment Information
  • Agricultural Tax Due: No
  • City Town Tax: $612
  • County Tax: $102
  • School Tax: $759
  • School Tax Payment Frequency: Annually
  • Tax Annual Amount: $1,473
  • Tax Lot: 22
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Tax ID Number: 134-17.19-191.00
  • Year Assessed: 2019
    Sale Information
  • Acceptable Financing: Cash, Conventional
  • Disclosures: Lead Based Paint - Federal, Prop Disclosure, Radon
  • Home Warranty: No
  • Possession: Settlement, Negotiable
  • Prospects Excluded: No
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 136 New Castle Drive

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Dec 4, 2019Listed (Active)


DateEvent & SourcePrice
Listed (Active)



For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 136 New Castle Drive

Taxable ValueLand$7,500Additions$15,300Total$22,800
Tax Record2018$518
Home Facts
Lot Size7,500 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceZoningTNCountySUSSEXAPN1341719019100

Schools near 136 New Castle Drive

Lord Baltimore Elementary SchoolPublicPK-53.0 mi
Selbyville Middle SchoolPublic6-88.9 mi
Indian River High SchoolPublic8-129.4 mi
Southern Delaware School of the ArtsPublicK-89.8 mi

Lord Baltimore Elementary School

PK-5, 3.0 mi, Public


Selbyville Middle School

6-8, 8.9 mi, Public


Indian River High School

8-12, 9.4 mi, Public


Southern Delaware School of the Arts

K-8, 9.8 mi, Public


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136 New Castle Drive is a single family home for sale in Bethany Beach, DE 19930. This property was listed for sale on December 4, 2019 by Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. at $645,000. Nearby schools include Lord Baltimore Elementary School, Georgetown Kindergarten Center and Selbyville Middle School. 136 New Castle Drive is a 4-bed, 2.5-bath, 2,300 sqft single family home built in 1957.

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