1321 W 8th St, Wilmington, DE 19806
1321 W 8th St, Wilmington, DE 19806
1321 W 8th St, Wilmington, DE 19806
SOLDSEP 16, 2021

1321 W 8th St
Wilmington, DE 19806

West Hill

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This property is no longer available to rent or to buy. This description is from September 17, 2021
This federal style 6 bed, 3.5 bath home boasts over 3200 square feet of character. Located directly on Tilton Park's northern side in Wilmington's historic Cool Springs neighborhood between North Broom and Franklin Streets . Making your way up the tree lined block, a lovely front yard awaits you with a welcoming and generous sized porch including original woodwork and retractable awning: a perfect spot for reading, relaxing, having family over with one of the most illustrious parks in the city. Beyond the dandelion colored double front doors you will find hardwoods throughout, fully functional original pocket doors, 10' baseboards, generous sized windows, and high ceilings topped with original plaster details and moulding. The formal dining room perfectly anchors the main level with built-ins, an alcove, large windows, and a cleverly located powder room. Glass-paned french doors connect to the eat-in kitchen where you will find corner cabinetry, ample counter/prep space, all new appliances, and breakfast bar. A swing door leads into the back of the main level including a large pantry, laundry area (newer W/D), utility sink, new flooring; a backdoor leads you to the covered back patio and over-sized yard with views of Holy Trinity Church. The second floor leads to three nicely appointed bedrooms, two with large bay windows and one overlooking 8th Street onto the park. two updated baths (one as an on-suite, one as a main hall) each unique offering beautiful tile and brass fixtures, closets galore and new carpeting that continues onto the third level. The third floor of this home makes all the difference for those wanting convenience of city living without sacrificing space. The third floor front bedroom offers a bird's-eye view of Tilton Park, with a smartly located Jack & Jill bath with original clawfoot tub. Two more bedrooms overlook the backyard with a transitional room with coffered ceiling. This area could be used as a shared playroom or workspace. The roof on this home was replaced in August of 2020 and comes with a 20 year transferable warranty! Location offers much in the way of convenience - close to I95, the Biden Station, Downtown, the Brandywine, Wilmington Riverfront and walkable to the eateries and shops in Trolley Square. Offering a perfect balance of comfort and space this home is a rare find in any city!

Home Details for 1321 W 8th St

Year Built
Open Parking
No Info
Interior Features
Interior Details
Basement: Unfinished,Workshop,Exterior EntryNumber of Rooms: 1
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 6Number of Bathrooms: 4Number of Bathrooms (full): 3Number of Bathrooms (half): 1Number of Bathrooms (main level): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 3225 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Cooktop, Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Oven/Range - Electric, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Water Heater, Gas Water HeaterDishwasherDryerLaundry: Lower LevelMicrowaveRefrigerator
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Radiator,Natural GasNo CoolingAir Conditioning: Window Unit(s),Ceiling Fan(s),Humidity Control,ElectricHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
No Fireplace
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Double Hung, Wood Frames, Stain/Lead Glass, Window TreatmentsDoor: Six PanelFlooring: Hardwood, Laminate, Tile/Brick, Wood Floors
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 3Levels: ThreeAccessibility: NoneFloors: Hardwood, Laminate, Tile Brick, Wood Floors
View: City, Park/Greenbelt, Panoramic, Trees/Woods
Exterior Features
Exterior Home Features
Roof: FlatPatio / Porch: PorchFencing: WoodOther Structures: Above Grade, Below GradeExterior: Awning(s), Lighting, Other, Chimney Cap(s), Bump-outs, Rain Gutters, SidewalksFoundation: Stone, Brick/Mortar
Parking & Garage
No CarportNo GarageNo Attached GarageHas Open ParkingParking: Free,Public,On Street
Pool: None
Responsible for Road Maintenance: City/CountyRoad Surface Type: PavedNot on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Farm & Range
Not Allowed to Raise Horses
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 3225 Square Feet
Property Information
Year Built
Year Built: 1910
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceStructure Type: Twin/Semi-DetachedArchitecture: Federal
Construction Materials: BrickNot a New ConstructionAttached To Another StructureNo Additional Parcels
Property Information
Condition: Very GoodNot Included in Sale: Personal PropertyIncluded in Sale: All Appliances,Parcel Number: 26027.20031
Price & Status
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Immediate
Active Status
Direction & Address
Community: Cool Spring
School Information
High School: Alexis I. Dupont
Not Senior Community
Lot Information
Lot Area: 0.08 Acres
Listing Info
Special Conditions: Standard
Listing Agreement Type: Exclusive Right To SellListing Terms: Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA Loan
Tax Information
Annual Tax Amount: $2,598Tax Lot: 031
Buyer Agent Commission: 3Buyer Agent Commission Type: % Of Gross
Business Information
Ownership: Fee Simple
Last check for updates: about 11 hours ago
Listed by Christopher Tijerino
Tesla Realty Group LLC, (844) 837-5274
Bought with: Darlene R. Morton, Maverick Realty, LLC, (302) 266-2054
Source: Bright MLS, MLS#DENC2003826

Price History for 1321 W 8th St

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Bright MLS #DENC2003826

Listed For Sale
Bright MLS #DENC2002390

Bright MLS #5632006_DENC487072

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Property Taxes and Assessment

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Price Trends

For homes in 19806
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Trulia Estimate
Typical home value
This home: $299,500 1% below*
Typical Home Value by sqft
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What Locals Say about West Hill

At least 22 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 95%
    There are sidewalks
  • 82%
    It's dog friendly
  • 76%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 72%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 66%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 65%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 60%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 58%
    Car is needed
  • 56%
    It's quiet
  • 56%
    Kids play outside
  • 55%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 50%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 42%
    There's wildlife
  • 40%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 36%
    Parking is easy
  • 32%
    There are community events
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  • Trulia User
    "Neighborhood day was nice they blocked off the street and the kids played and had fun and had people their to help you with differences things around the neighborhood "
  • Trulia User
    "I grew up in this neighborhood so it feels nostalgic to be returning home to my roots. It’s always been a great family oriented neighborhood comprised with home owners and long term renters. Definitely a place to raise a family!"

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1321 W 8th St, Wilmington, DE 19806 is a 6 bedroom, 4 bathroom single-family home built in 1910. 1321 W 8th St is located in West Hill, Wilmington. This property is not currently available for sale. 1321 W 8th St was last sold on Sep 16, 2021 for $299,500 (0% higher than the asking price of $299,500). The current Trulia Estimate for 1321 W 8th St is $299,700.