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Designing with Density in Delaware – Delaware Example

Rockford Grove

Wilmington, DE

Rockford Grove 2Rockford Grove, located on Kentmere Parkway in Wilmington and is a new community of executive homes that are designed to reflect late 19th century architecture. This small infill development complements the existing historic architecture of Rockford Park while providing owners modern conveniences and urban living.

  • Mix of housing styles
  • Various façade treatments
  • Common roof pitch
  • Front porches
  • Sidewalks
  • Attention to architectural detail
  • Close proximity to parks
  • On street parking
  • Garages in house or back of lot
  • Beautiful landscaping
  • Total acres – 1.8
  • Gross density – 4.5
  • Net density – 5.4

Excellent example of new construction complementing the architectural integrity of existing neighborhoods.

Rockford Grove 1   Rockford Grove 3

For more images of this neighborhood, please go to our Flickr set for Rockford Grove.


Last Updated: Friday, 07-Nov-2014 09:29:04 EST
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