501 Riblett Lane

Wilmington, DE
$ 499,900 Beds 4 Baths 3 Sq 3,451 Virtual Tour
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Resting on a beautiful 1.1 acre lot, this home is a wonderful choice for those seeking a peaceful and private environment without sacrificing the convenience of being located just minutes from numerous restaurants, shops, parks, and schools. An idyllic blend of breathtaking views and captivating natural beauty, one cannot help but be awed by the impressive assortment of mature trees and surrounding countryside. Generously sized rooms and gleaming hardwood floors invite you to take a moment to picture yourself being embraced by this home. The thoughtfully designed interior is light-filled and open. The open floor plan joins the kitchen with the dining room, and a wide entrance incorporates the expansive foyer and living room. The spacious sunken living room features a floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace and large picture windows. The updated kitchen has granite countertops, tile backsplash, under cabinet lighting, and stainless steel appliances. The appeal of this home continues to the primary bedroom complete with two closets with built-in organizers. Completing this wing of the house are two additional bedrooms, two full baths, and a finished lower level with recreation room and office. Further inspection reveals an entire self-contained wing complete with a fully-equipped kitchen, sun porch, large bedroom, bathroom with stacked washer/dryer, and spacious family room with cathedral ceiling, exposed beams, aged knotty pine paneling, stone fireplace with custom cherry mantle, and random-width oak flooring. This suite is an incredibly versatile space that could suit a variety of needs! The detached three-car garage protects your favorite vehicles and provides ample room for tool and garden equipment. With its gorgeous lot and three cozy fireplaces, this is a home for all seasons. Get away from it all yet be close to it all in this rare find.


  • Price
  • $ 499,900
  • Lot Size
  • 1.1 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 3,451
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 3
  • Year Built
  • 1953
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 0
  • City, Zip
  • Wilmington
  • Taxes
  • $ 3511
  • County
  • Style
  • Ranch/Rambler
  • Area
  • Elsmere-Newport-Pike Creek
  • MLS#
  • DENC525980
  • Zip
  • 19808
Listing Provided by: Patterson-Schwartz-Hockessin
Data Source: Bright MLS



Accessibility None
Appliances Dishwasher, Oven - Double
Architectural Style Ranch/Rambler
Association Y/N No
Basement Partially Finished
Bathrooms Count Main Level 3.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 3
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Stucco
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 6
Elementary School COOKE
Exterior Features Other
Flooring Hardwood
Garage Spaces 3.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating 90% Forced Air
High School MCKEAN
Interior Features Built-Ins, Dining Area, Exposed Beams, Laundry Chute, Upgraded Countertops, Wood Floors
Levels 1
MLS Area Elsmere/Newport/Pike Creek (30903)
Middle/Junior High School DUPONT H
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 164.6
Property Type Residential
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer On Site Septic
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Tax Annual Amount 3511.0
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning NC21

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3037
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Below Grade Finished Area 414
Below Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 3
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Living Area 3451
Main Level Bedrooms 4
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Sitting Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Study, In-Law/auPair/Suite, Recreation Room
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 3

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 3
Garage Features Other
Lot Size Acres 1.10
Lot Size Source Estimated
Lot Size Square Feet 47916.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Total Parking Spaces 3
Type of Parking Detached Garage
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Well
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Bedroom 2 12 X 11 Main
Bedroom 3 11 X 9 Main
Dining Room 13 X 11 Main
In-Law/auPair/Suite # 2 22 X 13 Main
In-Law/auPair/Suite # 3 20 X 11 Main
In-Law/auPair/Suite # 4 10 X 7 Main
In-Law/auPair/Suite 13 X 8 Main
Kitchen 14 X 11 Main
Living Room 24 X 21 Main
Primary Bedroom 15 X 12 Main
Recreation Room 21 X 14 Lower 1
Sitting Room 13 X 10 Main
Study 12 X 10 Lower 1


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary 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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Elementary School Cooke Elementary School
Middle School Dupont H Middle School
High School Mckean High School

Price History

5/8/2021 Listed $499,900

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19808

AVG $350K
AVG $2,679
AVG 33
Year Built
AVG 1978


501 Riblett Lane Wilmington, DE is a Single Family Home for sale at $499900 with 3451 sqft and a lot size of 1.1 Acres Acre(s). 501 Riblett Lane Wilmington has 4 bedrooms, 3 baths and was built in 1953. The property's zip code is 19808 which is in Wilmington, DE

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