190 Brecks Lane

Wilmington, DE
$ 1,150,000 Beds 5 Baths 3.5 Sq 4,295 Virtual Tour
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Breck's Lane is one of the best kept secrets in the 19807 zip code. The property offers a peaceful country like setting complete with a babbling brook, but is just seconds away from the shops and dining of Greenville and a quick drive to downtown Wilmington. This charming 1930's colonial sits on a little over a third of an acre backing to preserved land that is owned by the neighborhood association of 14 homes. A beautifully designed Zack Davis backyard features intricate stone and brick work throughout the property including a stunning pool with waterfall feature and stone & brick walls. Enter the home through the main front vestibule into the foyer leading to formal dining and living rooms. Beautiful home boasts current design features such as grass cloth wallpaper in dining room and highlighting the back of the built-in bookcases in the living room as well as an open concept kitchen and family room. Gourmet kitchen was recently renovated and has a large center island, commercial grade appliances, abundant cabinetry and counterspace, and skylight in a beadboard ceiling. Second floor is host to primary bedroom with beautifully renovated private bath, two walk-in closets and laundry within one of the walk-ins. Two additional bedrooms with Jack-n-Jill bath round out the 2nd floor. Third floor has two additional bedrooms and renovated full bathroom. Basement is host to a rec room, ample storage, a 2nd laundry room, and egress door to under deck next to pool creating easy access to storage for pool accessories. Enjoy the stunning setting from the deck or spacious screened in porch. Just beyond the fenced in rear yard is common neighborhood space that the current owner has improved and maintained including fire pit and bridge leading over to the meadow. The meadow provides ample additional room to play, walk dogs or just enjoy nature. Three car detached garage with paver driveway that was built in character with the original house to make it look like it has always been there. Many of the homes on Brecks Lane were built for the millworkers and the lane was included in the National Historic Register in 1971. At the end of the one way lane you are greeted by the Brandywine River and a short walk to Hagley Museum. This home must be seen in person to truly appreciate the masterful hardscaping and landscaping of the yard as well as the improvements within the home.


  • Price
  • $ 1,150,000
  • Lot Size
  • 0.37 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 5
  • Sqr Footage
  • 4,295
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 3
  • Year Built
  • 1931
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Wilmington
  • Taxes
  • 4957
  • County
  • Style
  • Colonial
  • Area
  • Hockssn-Greenvl-Centrvl
  • MLS#
  • DENC525154
  • Zip
  • 19807
Listing Provided by: Compass
Data Source: Bright MLS



Accessibility None
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Fee Includes Common Area Maintenance
Association Y/N Yes
Basement Full
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 7
Exclusions All personal property, televisions, basement refrigerator
Flooring Hardwood
Garage Spaces 3.00
Garage Y/N Yes
HOA Fee 175.00
HOA Fee Frequency Annually
Heating Hot Water
Interior Features Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Family Room Off Kitchen, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Recessed Lighting, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors
Legal Subdivision LAIRD SUBD
Levels 2
MLS Area Hockssn/Greenvl/Centrvl (30902)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Deck(s), Porch(es)
Pool Features Fenced, In Ground, Heated
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 312.93
Property Type Residential
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Tax Annual Amount 4957.0
Tax Lot 021
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Creek/Stream
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning NC15

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3675
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 0.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Below Grade Finished Area 620
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Upper Floor, Lower Floor
Living Area 4295
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Family Room, Recreation Room, Screened Porch
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 2

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 3
Garage Features Garage Door Opener
Inclusions all appliances except as noted below, window treatments, outside furniture, kitchen island stools, outside speakers (flower pots), wall brackets for televisions, pool equipment and cover
Lot Dimensions 113.00 x 169.10
Lot Size Acres 0.37
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 16117.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N Yes - Personal
Total Parking Spaces 5
Type of Parking Detached Garage, Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N Yes
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 Upper 2
Bedroom 5 Upper 2
Dining Room Main
Family Room Main Fireplace - Gas
Kitchen Main
Living Room Main Fireplace - Wood Burning
Primary Bedroom Upper 1
Recreation Room Lower 1
Screened Porch Main


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

4/29/2021 Listed $1,150,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19807

AVG $1.17M
AVG $9,248
AVG 150
Year Built
AVG 1979


190 Brecks Lane Wilmington, DE is a Single Family Home for sale at $1150000 with 4295 sqft and a lot size of 0.37 Acres Acre(s). 190 Brecks Lane Wilmington has 5 bedrooms, 3 baths and was built in 1931. The property's zip code is 19807 which is in Wilmington, DE

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