303 Midland Avenue, Lewes, DE 19958-1143 $929,900

Beds/Baths: 2/2
Interior Sq. Ft: 912
Acreage: 0.11
Age:83 years
MLS#: DESU2059394
Subdivision: Lewes Beach


CELEBRATE THE IDYLLIC LEWES BEACH LIFESTYLE from this beloved 2 bedroom/2 bath classic cottage. Steeped in history, "Midland Cottage" was originally a barracks house for soldiers serving at Fort Miles in what is now Cape Henlopen State Park. Most recently it has acted as the coastal retreat for the current owners' family and cherished over the course of four generations. Now, the time has come for new owners to create their own memories. Ideal location allows you to experience the best of both worlds - just steps from the sand and the soothing waters of the Delaware Bay, it's also an easy stroll across the canal bridge to all your favorite restaurants and attractions of downtown, historic Lewes. Should you outgrow the quaint and charming Midland Cottage, the 50x95 lot can act as a blank canvas, awaiting your architectural vision for a custom-built home equipped to serve your long-term needs. DON'T DELAY - ACT NOW to secure your piece of quintessential Lewes - just in time to kick off the summer season and celebrate Memorial Day from the tranquility of Lewes Beach.

Taxes: $1,014
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: N
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Cape Henlopen
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


Water Oriented: Yes; Water Front: No; Water Access: No; Water Body Name: Lewes Beach; Water Body Type: Bay; Navigable: No;

Hot Water Heating, Oil, Window Unit(s) Cooling, Electric, Hot Water - Oil, Public Water, Public Sewer

Detached Garage, Driveway, Garage - Rear Entry, Detached Garage Spaces #: 1;

Carpet, Dining Area, Entry Level Bedroom, Carpet Flooring, Laminated Flooring, Window Screens

Block Foundation, Shingle Roof, Frame Exterior, Shingle Siding, Deck(s), Outbuilding(s), Outside Shower

Landscaping, Rear Yard, Bayside, Garden/Lawn View, Street View

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Public Elementary (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Sussex Consortium Cape Henlopen School District Preschool–12 Lewes 0.94 mi
Lewes Elementary School Cape Henlopen School District K–5 Lewes 1.03 mi
Love Creek Elementary School Cape Henlopen School District K–5 Lewes 4.5 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Sussex Consortium Cape Henlopen School District Preschool–12 Lewes 0.94 mi
Beacon Middle School Cape Henlopen School District 6–8 Lewes 4.6 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Sussex Consortium Cape Henlopen School District Preschool–12 Lewes 0.94 mi
Cape Henlopen High School Cape Henlopen School District 9–12 Lewes 1.74 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Bethel Preschool Of Lewes Inc Methodist Preschool–K Lewes 0.66 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Lewes (19958), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 26
  • Average salary of people in this community: $53,642

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 447
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.14
  • Households w/ Children: 29%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 10,182 (57.4%)
  • Rented: 1,946 (11.0%)
  • Vacant: 5,625 (31.7%)
  • Total: 17,753

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: 26,235
Households: 12,128
Median Age: 59.40

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.3%
  • Some High School: 4.3%
  • High School Graduate: 23.9%
  • Some College: 18.2%
  • Associate Degree: 10.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21.6%
  • Graduate Degree: 20.3%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $73,647

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).

  • Two Bedroom: $1,142
  • Three Bedroom: $1,408
  • Four Bedroom: $1,809

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty , (302) 645-6661

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Listing data as of 6/20/2024.

303 Midland Avenue, Lewes, DE 19958-1143

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