678 Southerness Drive, Townsend, DE 19734 $394,900

Beds/Baths: 3/3.0
Interior Sq. Ft: 4,100
Acreage: 0.14
Age:6 years
Cape Cod
MLS#: DENC528770
Mobile#: 4334
Subdivision: Legacy At Odessa National


Welcome to 678 Southerness Drive! This one of a kind home is situated in the distinguished 55+ plus golf community of Legacy at Odessa National. Newly constructed in 2015, the "Brentwood" design offers true one floor living. This house truly shows like a model home with an open floor plan, gleaming hardwood flooring, beautiful kitchen complete with island and pantry, family room, living room, dining area, 3 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, laundry room, 2 car garage, and large basement with both a finished space and unfinished space (endless possibilities!). The first floor Owner's Suite offers private refuge with upgraded carpeting, spacious walk-in closet with built-in shelving, and a spa-like full bathroom showcasing an upgraded double vanity. For added convenience, the first floor laundry room comes fully equipped with a sink. The breakfast area has large glass doors that open to a maintenance-free TREX deck perfect for enjoying morning coffee or inviting family & friends over for a fun summer BBQ. The yard has a built in sprinkler system to ensure a picture perfect lawn all summer long. Community Amenities include a fitness center, outdoor pool, tennis, golf, and optional scheduled activities. Enjoy a low maintenance lifestyle with lawn-care, shrubbery care, snow removal, and landscaped walking trails taken care of for you. This home is an absolute must see!

Kitchen: 11 X 11 - Main
Living Room: 16 X 18 - Main
Family Room: 24 X 22 - Lower 1
Dining Room: 12 X 11 - Main
Laundry: 6 X 6 - Main
Primary Bed: 17 X 14 - Main
Other: 7 X 10 - Main
Primary Bath: 9 X 7 - Main
Bedroom 2: 12 X 11 - Main
Bedroom 3: 11 X 11 - Main
Bathroom 2: 5 X 5 - Main
Bathroom 3: 5 X 5 - Lower 1
Basement: 32 X 10 - Lower 1
Basement: 14 X 21 - Lower 1
Taxes: $3,134
Home Assoc: $180/Monthly
Condo Assoc: $200/Quarterly
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Community
School Dist: Appoquinimink


HOA: Yes; Amenities: Club House, Common Grounds, Community Center, Exercise Room, Fitness Center, Game Room, Golf Club, Golf Course, Golf Course Membership Available, Jog/Walk Path, Pool - Outdoor, Retirement Community, Swimming Pool, Tennis Courts; Fee Includes: All Ground Fee, Common Area Maintenance, Ext Bldg Maint, Health Club, Lawn Care Front, Lawn Care Rear, Lawn Care Side, Lawn Maintenance, Pool(s), Recreation Facility, Snow Removal, Trash;

Forced Air Heating, Programmable Thermostat, Natural Gas, Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C, Natural Gas, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Main Floor Laundry

Attached Garage, Driveway, Off Street, On Street, Additional Storage Area, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Front Entry, Inside Access, Oversized, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Entry Level Bedroom, Floor Plan - Open, Basement Drainage System, Heated Basement, Interior Access Basement, Partially Finished Basement, Basement - Space For Rooms, Basement Sump Pump, Unfinished Basement

Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Exterior Lighting, Lawn Sprinkler, Sidewalks, Street Lights

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Public Elementary (6 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Spring Meadow Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District K Townsend 2.08 mi
Old State Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Odessa 2.18 mi
Townsend Early Childhood Center Appoquinimink School District Preschool–K Townsend 3.06 mi
Townsend Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Townsend 3.12 mi
Brick Mill Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Middletown 4.53 mi
Silver Lake Elementary School Appoquinimink School District K–5 Middletown 4.93 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Middletown High School Appoquinimink School District 8–12 Middletown 4.31 mi

Private (2 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St Andrew's School Episcopal 9–12 Middletown 3.52 mi
St Annes Episcopal School Episcopal Preschool–8 Middletown 4.18 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: 35
  • Average salary of people in this community: $54,715

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 143
  • Household Size (ppl): 3.09
  • Households w/ Children: 87%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 3,507 (85.0%)
  • Rented: 288 (7.0%)
  • Vacant: 333 (8.1%)
  • Total: 4,128

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: 11,742
Households: 3,795
Median Age: 39.50

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.2%
  • Some High School: 5.7%
  • High School Graduate: 35.4%
  • Some College: 20.2%
  • Associate Degree: 5.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 18.9%
  • Graduate Degree: 11.9%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $88,883

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: $1,220
  • Four Bedroom: $2,083

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Listing data as of 6/15/2021.

678 Southerness Drive, Townsend, DE 19734

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