242 Lloyd Guessford Road, Townsend, DE 19734 $1,300,500

Beds/Baths: 5/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,558
Acreage: 19.95
Age:34 years
Cape Cod
MLS#: DENC2060950
Mobile#: 1232
Subdivision: None Available


This Two-Story Cape Cod home has 5 Bedrooms 2.5 Bathrooms and is situated on 19.95 private acres in Townsend, Delaware. It is in the Appoquinimink school district. Located on the main floor are, bedroom #4 & bedroom #5, laundry room with W/D a bonus single toilet and pantry shelving. Living room is a nice size and features a brick wood burning fireplace for those cold winter days and nights. Take the staircase up to the second floor where you'll find the Primary Bedroom with two walk-in closets, full bathroom with a single sink vanity, ceramic tile flooring and a Kohler whirlpool jetted tub. Just down the hallway you'll find bedroom #2 and bedroom #3, making 5 bedrooms total. Just off the kitchen/dining room area walk through the double windowed French doors step down into the four-season room featuring stone floored tile, wood burning stove with a stone hearth. From the four-season room, take the single walk-out door stepping down onto the stamped concrete patio perfect for entertaining guest. The kitchen features natural oak hardwood flooring, dining room area, kitchen nook with bay window, great counterspace, double kitchen sink with a window overlooking the front two ponds. The nice sized half bathroom located off of the kitchen exiting towards the attached oversized garage with two walk-out single doors and attic. This property features a huge pole barn with a front concrete sitting porch. Enjoy sitting in your rocking chairs and enjoy the best conversations. Enter from the porch through the single-entry door and you'll find a nice sized workshop with a stairway leading up to the unfinished loft, complete with plywood flooring, waiting for you to design it further to your specifications. The pole barn has a Two car garage with 10' doors and ceiling height high enough to install a car lift. Additional feature is the 8' garage door that opens up and exits out to the backyard. Also, you will find a single walk-out door that exits to the back property as well. What an Amazing, beautiful Koi fishpond with (Koi measuring over 12"+ with over 15+ count) also the additional fishpond stocked with Bass and Blue Gill. You can fish off of your private wood dock or the off of the wooden bridge "Lover Lane Bridge" which crosses over to the back property where you'll find three other ponds with WILD stock in there. This is a Sportsman/outdoorsman's paradise. There's hunting, fishing, riding ATV's, cycles, four-wheelers, horses all on the man-made trails. You'll see an abundance of wildlife to include, deer, wild turkeys, and bald eagles. All of this on your OWN land. You will be on a vacation every day. This Property boarders next to a secluded track of Blackbird State Forest land. Nothing to be built there. Put this on your tour today!

Bedroom 1: Main
Bedroom 2: Main
Kitchen: Main
Living Room: Main
Laundry: Main
Dining Room: Main
Sun/Florida Room: Main
Breakfast Room: Main
Half Bath: Main
Primary Bed: Upper 1
Primary Bath: Upper 1
Bedroom 3: Upper 1
Bathroom 2: Upper 1
Bedroom 4: Upper 1
Basement: Lower 1
Taxes: $3,936
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Appoquinimink
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


Baseboard - Electric Heating, Electric, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, Sewer/Septic - Mound System, Circuit Breakers, Main Floor Laundry

Attached Garage, Detached Garage, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry, Inside Access, Oversized, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2; Detached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Full Basement, Outside Entrance Basement, Brick Fireplace

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Shingle Roof, Concrete Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Patio(s), BBQ Grill, Outbuilding(s)

Backs to Trees, Front Yard, Landscaping, Level Lot, Fishing Available, Hunting Available

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Public Elementary (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Townsend Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Townsend 3.29 mi
Townsend Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K Townsend 3.3 mi
MOT Charter School MOT Charter School K–12 Middletown 4.62 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
MOT Charter School MOT Charter School K–12 Middletown 4.62 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
MOT Charter School MOT Charter School K–12 Middletown 4.62 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Townsend (19734), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 36
  • Average salary of people in this community: $58,948

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 160
  • Household Size (ppl): 3.11
  • Households w/ Children: 79%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 3,904 (87.6%)
  • Rented: 306 (6.9%)
  • Vacant: 246 (5.5%)
  • Total: 4,456

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: 13,115
Households: 4,210
Median Age: 40.70

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.2%
  • Some High School: 5.7%
  • High School Graduate: 38.2%
  • Some College: 20.2%
  • Associate Degree: 5.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 19.8%
  • Graduate Degree: 9.6%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $96,733

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).

  • Three Bedroom: $1,458
  • Four Bedroom: $2,040

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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 5/20/2024.

242 Lloyd Guessford Road, Townsend, DE 19734

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