24742 Shortly Road, Georgetown, DE 19947-4937 $579,500

Beds/Baths: 4/3
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,775
Acreage: 3.44
Age:7 years
Cape Cod
MLS#: DESU2012028
Subdivision: None Available


This adorable cape cod on a huge cleared lot with a detached 2-car garage has potential to become your dream property!! The seller also has additional 20+- adjoining acres that can be purchased along with this home so contact the listing agent if you have questions on the additional property. The home features an open living space with living room open to the cozy eat-in kitchen. Off the kitchen, you’ll find the laundry/mudroom with additional storage and door out to the spacious 24x24 two-car detached garage. Back in the home on the right, you’ll find two bedrooms across from the hall bath, and in the back is a spacious primary bedroom with en suite bathroom. Upstairs is a HUGE 15 x 35 bonus room that is acting as a 2nd floor primary suite with a bathroom and enough space for a second living space!! Outside is a rear deck overlooking the huge back hard, hardscaping, and a beautiful arbor between the home and detached garage. With a little tweaking, the home and property has so much potential. SELLER WILL INSTALL NEW FLOORING, PAINT ENTIRE HOUSE AND REPLACE CABINETRY WITH AN ACCEPTED OFFER!! ALSO OFFERING OWNER FINANCING!! CONTACT LISTING AGENT FOR MORE DETAILS! Invest in this newer property and make it your own – with the additional acreage available you could own a huge property with a newer home in a prime Sussex County location not far from the beaches of Delaware! Easy access to Route 113 and all points North, South, East & West!!

Kitchen: 14.00 X 15.50 - Main
Living Room: 13.75 X 13.50 - Main
Additional Bedroom: 11.75 X 8.00 - Main
Laundry: 14.00 X 5.75 - Main
Additional Bedroom: 10.40 X 9.75 - Main
Additional Bedroom: 15.70 X 11.00 - Main
Taxes: $867
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: N
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Indian River
Elem. School: GeorgetownMid. School: GeorgetownHigh School: Indian River


Heat Pump(s), Electric, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, Sewer/Septic - Low Pressure Pipe (LPP), 200+ Amp Service, Main Floor Laundry

Detached Garage, Driveway, Off Street, Garage - Side Entry, Detached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Kitchen/Dining, Combination Kitchen/Living, Entry Level Bedroom, Carpet Flooring, Vinyl Flooring, Dry Wall, Accessibility - 2+ Access Exits, Insulated Doors

Block Foundation, Crawl Space Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Frame Exterior, Modular/Manufactured Exterior, Stick Built Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s)

Cleared Lot, Rural, Paved Road

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Public Elementary (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Georgetown Kindergarten Center Indian River School District K Georgetown 3.07 mi
Georgetown Elementary School Indian River School District Preschool–5 Georgetown 3.07 mi
Ennis (Howard T.) School Indian River School District Preschool–12 Georgetown 3.86 mi
North Georgetown Elementary School Indian River School District 1–5 Georgetown 4.54 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Georgetown Middle School Indian River School District 6–8 Georgetown 3.07 mi
Ennis (Howard T.) School Indian River School District Preschool–12 Georgetown 3.86 mi

Public High (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Sussex Technical High School Sussex Technical School District 9–12 Georgetown 2.89 mi
Sussex Central High School Indian River School District 9–12 Georgetown 3.46 mi
Ennis (Howard T.) School Indian River School District Preschool–12 Georgetown 3.86 mi
Sussex Academy Sussex Academy 6–12 Georgetown 4.09 mi

Private (1 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Delmarva Christian High School Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Georgetown 2.31 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Georgetown (19947), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 25
  • Average salary of people in this community: $40,257

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 167
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.75
  • Households w/ Children: 72%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 4,523 (62.1%)
  • Rented: 2,172 (29.8%)
  • Vacant: 584 (8.0%)
  • Total: 7,279

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: 20,057
Households: 6,695
Median Age: 37.30

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: 10.0%
  • Some High School: 11.8%
  • High School Graduate: 38.0%
  • Some College: 17.2%
  • Associate Degree: 8.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 8.1%
  • Graduate Degree: 6.8%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $52,590

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).

  • One Bedroom: $540
  • Two Bedroom: $867
  • Three Bedroom: $1,057
  • Four Bedroom: $1,305

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Realty , (410) 543-4545, greg.goldman@cbmove.com

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Listing data as of 12/07/2022.

24742 Shortly Road, Georgetown, DE 19947-4937

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