The Canal District - Custom Homes in Fort DuPont

boat launch

You won’t have to drive to your marina any longer! Just a short walk and you can jump in your boat or eat at the future restaurant right on the water.

granite countertops

Luxury homes built with the finest finishes including hardwood throughout the first floor and granite kitchen countertops.

Walk to the Delaware River and relax in one of the community pavilions or get your rod out and do a little fishing.

With a first floor owner's suite and a stunning open great room, the Brookvale is an incredible value. Stop in today for a tour of our decorated Brookvale model home


The community is part of a pristine natural setting with walking trails, bike paths and state park access.

Our interior designer will help bring your dream home to life!


One of a kind street scapes with beautiful architectural characteristics on every home.


The Canal District at Fort DuPont is part of a master planned community that offers walking trails, water views, a dog park, boat access, a marina plus so much more!


A carriage-style townhome on the water with a two-story deck option that will have an incredible view.

Beautiful water views and access to an on-site public boat launch!

walking trails

Just a short walk from your house you can get your exercise and enjoy the outdoors!

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The only custom home community on the water in Northern Delaware from the upper $300s.

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The only custom home community on the water in Northern Delaware from the upper $300s.

Community Overview

The Canal District at Fort DuPont is a place to call home for people looking to connect with nature, history and a waterfront lifestyle. The community is designed to meet your needs with custom carriage-style townhomes and single-family detached homes.  Choose from a variety of floor plans ranging from 1,835 to 3,200+ square feet. 

In addition to new construction homes, Fort DuPont, a master-planned redevelopment is now being revitalized as a live, work, play lifestyle community that builds on its historical roots, designed around the water and great outdoors. A place where bicycling, boating, walking, hiking and birding is the norm and not the exception. Plans include a marina, hotel, restaurants, retail stores, a conference center and office space all on the waterfront.

Delaware is a sought-after destination known for low taxes and pristine beaches.  The Canal District by Rockwell Custom is central to downtown Wilmington, Christiana shopping and dining and the southern shores.

This gorgeous community offers waterside living, recreational amenities, and easy access to Newark, Dover, Middletown, Philadelphia and South Jersey in a quiet natural setting.

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  • Delaware City, New Castle County
  • Single Family Homes & Carriage-Style Townhomes
  • First Floor Owner’s Suite Options
  • Waterside Townhomes Available Summer 2020
  • Boat Launch Access On-site

Floor Plans

Canal District Singles

Carriage Homes on the Water

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