79 Basil Avenue, Chesapeake City, MD 21915 $325,000

Beds/Baths: 3/1.0
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,136
Acreage: 0.2
Age:99 years
MLS#: MDCC2002294
Mobile#: 5565
Subdivision: None


Rarely available is a fully updated adorable 1920’s bungalow in Chesapeake City. The home is “in town” with a nice-sized backyard and one car garage. Walk or bike ride to the historic district, public boat ramps, Pell Gardens for live music and holiday events, and the lovely local restaurants and shops. This home has been completely updated with modern efficiencies while retaining its original Arts & Crafts charm. The house has a spacious composite front deck with an adorable swing and plenty of entertaining space. As you enter the home, you’ll notice an original hardwood front door with working original hardware, two working skeleton keys, original hardwood flooring, period trim, and moldings. In typical Chesapeake City building style, the home is split into three sections, the front room used as a living room, the middle room used a dining room, and a back room with an updated kitchen with soft close cabinets, granite, stainless appliances, and the laundry with the original cast iron sink. There are two bedrooms and a full remodeled bath on this level. Upstairs is the master bedroom loft, which is so cute and sunny. The backyard is pretty and wooded with a one-car garage. The seller has updated all facets of this property during her ownership: Composite deck rebuild, new windows, new siding, gutted and updated the kitchen, fully updated bathroom, forced air (oil heat), central air, mini-split in upstairs master, recessed lighting, drywalled ceilings, wooden blinds, and a new roof.

Living Room: 11 X 11 - Main
Kitchen: 15 X 7 - Main
Dining Room: 12 X 11 - Main
Laundry: 13 X 7 - Main
Bedroom 2: 16 X 8 - Main
Bedroom 3: 11 X 8 - Main
Primary Bed: 27 X 12 - Upper 1

Taxes: $2,334
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Cecil County Public Schools
Elem. School: Chesapeake City Mid. School: Bohemia Manor High School: Bohemia Manor


Forced Air Heating, Oil, Central A/C, Wall Unit Cooling, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, 200+ Amp Service, Main Floor Laundry, Cable TV

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

Ceiling Fan(s), Formal/Separate Dining Room, Recessed Lighting, Upgraded Countertops, Wood Floors, Full Basement, Hardwood Flooring, Vinyl Flooring, Replacement Windows

Block Foundation, Shingle Roof, Vinyl Siding, Porch(es), Sidewalks

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Public Elementary (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Chesapeake City Elementary Cecil County Public Schools Preschool–5 Chesapeake City 0.32 mi
Elk Neck Elementary Cecil County Public Schools Preschool–5 Elkton 4.42 mi
Holly Hall Elementary Cecil County Public Schools Preschool–5 Elkton 4.83 mi
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Bear 4.87 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bohemia Manor Middle Cecil County Public Schools 6–8 Chesapeake City 1.01 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bohemia Manor High Cecil County Public Schools 9–12 Chesapeake City 1.06 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Chesapeake City (21915), Maryland.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 28
  • Average salary of people in this community: $55,465

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 91
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.41
  • Households w/ Children: 48%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 789 (55.1%)
  • Rented: 341 (23.8%)
  • Vacant: 302 (21.1%)
  • Total: 1,432

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: 2,732
Households: 1,130
Median Age: 45.60

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 3.9%
  • Some High School: 8.7%
  • High School Graduate: 35.6%
  • Some College: 20.2%
  • Associate Degree: 7.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 14.1%
  • Graduate Degree: 10.0%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $76,653

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: $388
  • Two Bedroom: $1,175
  • Three Bedroom: $1,166

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79 Basil Avenue, Chesapeake City, MD 21915

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