Pennwood is a peaceful, well-established community in central Delaware featuring a variety of custom homes. Many of the homes in this neighborhood are settled on serene wooded lots with spacious yards, while others were built along the St. Jones River and provide spectacular water views.
Residents of Pennwood often enjoy the areas scenic beauty by walking and biking to the nearby St. Jones River Greenway which features a 14-mile path that links Greater Dover to the Delaware Bay. During the summer months, many residents take advantage of the relatively short drive to Delaware’s pristine beaches, less than an hour away.
Pennwood is conveniently located less than 5 miles from Downtown Dover which provides an array of restaurants, entertainment venues, and tax-free shopping opportunities. With easy access to Routes 1 and 13, many area destinations are only a 5-10 minute drive away including schools, shopping malls, Dover Air Force Base, and Bayhealth Hospital.
Students living in Pennwood attend the highly ranked Caesar Rodney School District which has been awarded for its outstanding education system. Caesar Rodney schools are located within 3 miles of the community offering an added convenience for students and parents.
Pennwood is also a preferred community for Air Force personnel as it is situated less than 5 miles from the AFB. Click here to learn more about Burns & Ellis' commitment to helping military families relocate to Dover Air Force Base.