Phil Bender

Buyer Specialist, REALTOR ®

  • Office (717)695-3177
  • Cell (717) 480-0025

1202 Covington Rd, WILMINGTON, DE – $414,900

  • 4 Beds
  • Baths
  • 2,415 Sqft
  • .28 Acres
  • 4 Beds
  • Baths
  • 2,415 Sqft
  • .28 Acres

1202 Covington Rd

First time on the market since 1969! Rarely available renovated 2415 SQ FT, 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 2 car turned garage classic brick home with a wood burning fireplace, front & side open porches, rear screened porch on a level .28 acre lot in sought after Carrcroft in convenient N. Wilmington. Meticulously updated with the original charm & character preserved for the most discerning buyer. Updates: open cooks kitchen (locally sourced & crafted custom Cherry cabinetry with slide out Butcher Block cutting board & cart, eco friendly countertops & backsplash, matching cabinet paneled ss Sub Zero refrigerator/freezer, ss Frigidaire Convection double wall ovens, ss Jenn-Air Induction 4 burner cooktop with built-in downdraft ventilation, KitchenAid dishwasher, 12 x 24 tile flooring, under cabinet & Halogen lighting, ss sink & faucet, pantry) master bath (White 6 x 6 ceramic tile walls & shower, White Shaker vanity, sink, faucet, White Quartz tile threshold, Grey 6 x 47 tile flooring, Rainhead showerhead, Kohler low-flow toilet, wall sconce & recessed lighting, medicine cabinet), 2nd full bath (White 6 x 6 ceramic tile walls & shower, White bathtub, wall mount sink, faucet, White Quartz tile threshold, Grey 6 x 47 tile flooring, Rainhead showerhead, Kohler low-flow toilet, wall sconce, recessed, flush mount lighting, medicine cabinet), half bath (Oak plank flooring, wall mount sink, faucet, Kohler low-flow toilet, wall sconce & flush mount lighting) 30 year architectural shingle roof (GAF Timberline, 1 layer), soffits, fascia, gutters with guards, high efficiency HVAC (Carrier), programmable thermostat (Carrier), furnace humidifier (Aprilaire), natural gas hot water heater (Ruud), electric (200 amp), refinished gleaming Oak hardwood floors throughout, restored architectural wood windows, shutters, interior & exterior doors, mouldings & Oak tongue & groove walls in family room, professionally painted interior & exterior with modern neutral Restoration Hardware colors, wall & ceiling lighting, Oak plank flooring in family & laundry/mud rooms, Soapstone utility sink in laundry/mud room, insulated Carriage style garage doors, automatic openers (Overhead Door), concrete walkway & garage floor, French drain & sump pump system, asphalt driveway with parking for 6 + cars, power washed exterior, re-screened rear porch, re-seeded yard, mulched flower beds, low maintenance landscaping. Features: master bath suite with 3 sets of closets, 4th bedroom could also be playroom, home theater or In-Law suite with room to add a 3rd full bath, family room could also be an office or 5th bedroom, rear screened porch could be turned into an enclosed sun room, 2 open porches could be turned into screened porches, open & flowing floor plan, lots of windows, light & storage, additional storage in large concrete crawl space & floored walk-in attic, yard is perfect for gardening, pets, play, your next BBQ, home is great for entertaining, holiday gatherings. Amazing N. Wilmington location, literally minutes to everything: Target, Whole Foods, Trader Joes, Starbucks, Brew Ha! Ha!, Dunkin, WaWa & more, restaurants, shopping, grocery stores, coffee shops, pet stores, banks, gas stations, hiking, biking, running, walking, birding & nature trails, local & state parks, dog parks, schools, libraries. Easy access to 95, 495, 13, 202, 1, 141, 52, 322, N. Wilmington, Downtown Wilmington, Wilmington Riverfront, Concord & Christiana Malls, corporate offices of Dow/DuPont, Chemours, Astra Zeneca, W.L. Gore, Swissport Holding, Boeing, Comcast, NVF, Incyte, Siemens, CSC, State Farm, Capital One, Chase, TD Bank, Discover, Bank of America, WSFS, Citi, Christiana Care & St. Francis Hospitals, Uof D, Claymont & Wilmington SEPTA train stations, Philadelphia Airport, Philadelphia, PA, NJ, MD, DE Memorial & Commodore Barry bridges. Right by the PA line, lower DE property taxes. 1st time buyers pay half the transfer tax!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #DENC483192
  • Price$414,900
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms2.50
  • Full Baths2
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage2,415
  • Acres0.28
  • Year Built1956
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached
  • StyleSplit Level
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address1202 Covington Rd
  • AreaBrandywine (30901)
  • SubdivisionCARRCROFT
  • StateDE
  • Zip Code19803


  • ParkingAsphalt Driveway
  • # of Garages2


Garage - Side Entry, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access


  • HeatingHeat Pump - Electric BackUp
  • CoolingCentral A/C
  • Has BasementYes
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces1
  • FireplacesBrick, Stone
  • # of Stories3
  • Stories3+ Story


Cooktop-Down Draft, Dishwasher, Dryer, Energy Star Appliances, Oven-Wall, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater


Fully Finished, Drainage System, Sump Pump


  • ExteriorBrick and Siding
  • RoofArchitectural Shingle

Lot Description

Front Yard, Landscaping, Level, Open, No thru street, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Trees/Wooded

School Information

  • DistrictBRANDYWINE
  • ElementaryMOUNT PLEASANT
  • MiddleSPRINGER

Additional Information

  • Date ListedJuly 19th, 2019
  • Days on Market32
  • ZoningNC10
  • HOA Fees50.00
  • HOA Fees Freq.Annually

Listing Details

  • Listing AgentTim Owen
  • Listing OfficeBHHS Fox & Roach-Concord
  • Listing Office Phone3024775500
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