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Barley Mill Courts Update - Greenville DE

Barley Mill Courts is an ideally located community of single family homes and townhomes on Barley Mill Rd just off Route 141.

Barley Mill Courts Greenville DEBarley Mill Courts is an exclusive small community with a pleasant mix of  single family properties and 16 townhomes.  The development is located just south of Barley Mill Road west of Route 141.  This ideal location affords immediate access to Route 141, Route 52/ Kennett Pike, and Route 48/ Lancaster Pike.  These provide easy commuting options into downtown Wilmington, Greenville, Centerville, Hockessin, and I-95 toward Philadelphia or Baltimore.

Barley Mill Courts Twin Greenville DEThe first homes in Barley Mill Courts were completed in 1975 with development continuing into the early 1980s.  The townhomes average 2,000 sqft with the largest unit ranging up to 2,850 sqft.  The single family homes range from 2,500 sqft ranch homes to over 4,000 sqft classic colonials.  The "courts" design allow for smaller lot sizes with an abundance of open common space.  The homes themselves are today located in a nicely wooded environment.

Barley Mill Courts Luxury Homes Greenville DEReal estate pricing in the community has remained relatively stable through the years.  The average sales price first rose above the $500,000 level in 2003 and has continued to ranged between $490,000 and $550,000 including both the single family homes and townhomes.   Since having five sales with an average sales price of $519,000 in 2008, there  was only one sale in 2009 for $490,000 and two sales in 2010 for an average price of $512,500.  Today, there is one twin on the market for $465,000 and one pending single family home for $675,000.

With it's great location convenient to Greenville, Wilmington, and Hockessin, and wide variety of housing choices in a smaller community, Barley Mill Courts should remain a prime address for years to come.

David Henke
Long & Foster Real Estate Inc - Bear, DE/Newtown Square, PA
Office: 302-834-3431/Cell: 610-618-0808

(All statistics per the TrendMLS System and believed accurate but not guaranteed)

Comment balloon 0 commentsDavid Henke • August 08 2010 10:09PM
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