512 Thorndale Drive, Hockessin, DE 19707 $539,900

Beds/Baths: 4/2.2
Interior Sq. Ft: 4,729
Acreage: 0.55
Age:21 years
Style:
Colonial
MLS#: DENC482764
Mobile#: 8475
Subdivision: Westridge
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

This striking, spacious home boasts 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths and 2 half baths and is located in the desirable Hockessin community of Westridge. A brand new blacktop driveway, a new roof, and a new front door create instant curb appeal. This great home also has a new HVAC system, new neutral carpeting, and new hardwood flooring in the kitchen, dining room, rear hall and powder room. The home is nestled on a private, scenic lot with spectacular year round views that can be enjoyed from the patio and the rear windows. The dramatic two-story foyer features hardwood flooring. The formal living room has new neutral carpeting and the delightful dining room features crown molding and new hardwood flooring. The upgraded kitchen features new hardwood flooring, granite countertops, stunning tile backsplash, under mount stainless steel sink with a window that features a circle top above, under cabinet lighting, a ceiling fan with lighting, and a sliding glass door to steps that lead to the large lower level paver patio offering great views of the surrounding lush landscaping. The family room boasts triple windows on the rear wall and two side windows that flank the gas fireplace. The fireplace features a slate surround and wood mantel. This fabulous room impresses with a vaulted ceiling with skylights, a ceiling fan, lots of recessed lighting and a convenient rear staircase. A handsome study, upgraded powder room, and convenient laundry room complete the main level. The serene master bedroom features double doors, new neutral carpeting, a vaulted ceiling with a ceiling fan, a double window to the rear, two side windows and a walk-in closet with organizers. The master bedroom’s sitting room/retreat has a vaulted ceiling and new neutral carpeting. The master bath has a vaulted ceiling, a new vanity with a double sink, a spacious shower, a Jacuzzi tub and great views! The three other bedrooms have new neutral carpeting and ceiling fans. Finished by the home’s builder, the expansive lower level is an entertainer’s dream! You and your guests will enjoy gathering around the large wet bar that includes a built-in refrigerator and under cabinet lighting. This spacious area also features 12x12 tile flooring, wainscoting, recessed lighting, a ceiling fan with light, and a surround sound system. The powder room has a pedestal sink and 12x12 tile flooring and there’s yet another room with built-ins. So many uses…so many possibilities!!! The lower level’s unfinished area houses the brand new HVAC unit and hot water heater. Another area offers additional storage! The wonders of this special home continue to its lush, wooded lot. There are hard scaped steps to the lower level patio, stone steps up to a pond, and a second patio area with a trellis. Charming and private with amazing views all year long! The exterior also features low voltage landscape lighting and a sprinkler system. Security system (B Safe). Move in to your stunning Westridge home!

Master Bed: 21 X 13 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 15 X 14 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 13 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 12 X 12 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 13 X 10 - Main
Living Room: 16 X 13 - Main
Dining Room: 14 X 14 - Main
Family Room: 20 X 14 - Main
Study: 13 X 10 - Main
Breakfast Room: 11 X 11 - Main
Sitting Room: 13 X 11 - Upper 1
Basement: Lower 1
Master Bathroom: 11 X 11 - Upper 1

Taxes: $5,075
Home Assoc: $230/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Red Clay Consolidated
Elem. School: Cooke Mid. School: Henry B. Du Pont High School: Alexis I. Dupont

Features

Community
HOA: Yes; Fee Includes: Common Area Maintenance, Snow Removal;

Utilities
Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Circuit Breakers, Main Floor Laundry

Garage/Parking
Attached Garage, Driveway, Built In, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Asphalt Driveway, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Interior
Family Room Off Kitchen, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Recessed Lighting, Partially Finished Basement, Carpet Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Vinyl Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Dry Wall, Six Panel Doors, Sliding Glass Doors, Monitored

Exterior
Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Asphalt Roof, Shingle Roof, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Patio(s), Exterior Lighting, Lawn Sprinkler

Lot
Privacy Fence, Rear Fence, Wood Fence

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Public Elementary (7 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
North Star Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Hockessin 2 mi
William Cooke Jr Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Hockessin 2.53 mi
New Garden El School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Toughkenamon 2.58 mi
Mary D Lang Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District K-K Kennett Square 3.37 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-8 Wilmington 4.18 mi
Linden Hill Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Wilmington 4.22 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Kennett Square 4.34 mi

Public Middle (5 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Dupont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Hockessin 0.63 mi
Kennett Middle School Kennett Consolidated School District 6-8 Landenberg 2.16 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-8 Wilmington 4.18 mi
Skyline Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Wilmington 4.89 mi
Dickinson (John) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.99 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9-12 Kennett Square 3.14 mi
Mckean (Thomas) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9-12 Wilmington 3.34 mi
Dickinson (John) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-12 Wilmington 4.99 mi

Private (15 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Hockessin Montessori School Preschool-8 Hockessin 1.69 mi
Sanford School Preschool-12 Hockessin 1.87 mi
Cacc Montessori School Preschool-K Hockessin 2 mi
Wilmington Christian School Preschool-12 Hockessin 2.36 mi
White Clay Learning Center K-12 Toughkenamon 2.59 mi
Limestone Hills Day School Preschool-K Wilmington 3.08 mi
International Montessori School Preschool-K Wilmington 3.28 mi
The Independence School Preschool-8 Newark 3.42 mi
Tutor Time Learning Centers Preschool-K Wilmington 3.53 mi
Creative Play Day Sch Main Bldg - Toughkenamon 3.54 mi
Wilmington Junior Academy Preschool-8 Wilmington 3.62 mi
Kennett Square Preschool Preschool-Preschool Kennett Square 4 mi
Centreville Layton School Preschool-12 Wilmington 4.81 mi
Edu Care Preshool & Day Care Preschool-Preschool Newark 4.88 mi
The Tatnall School Preschool-12 Wilmington 4.89 mi

Catholic (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St John The Beloved School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Wilmington 4.84 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Hockessin(19707), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 13,633
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 26
  • Average salary of people in this community: $48,979
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 5.13%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,313
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.76
  • Households w/ Children: 34%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 5,527 (87.1%)
  • Rented: 647 (10.2%)
  • Vacant: 175 (2.8%)
  • Total: 6,349

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: 17,329
Households: 6,174
Median Age: 48.99

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

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Education

The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index: 4 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.1%
  • Some High School: 2.3%
  • High School Graduate: 13.7%
  • Some College: 12.5%
  • Associate Degree: 5.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 34.3%
  • Graduate Degree: 29.4%

Workforce

  • White Collar: 60%
  • Blue Collar: 40%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $118,308

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).

  • Studio: $845
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,211
  • Three Bedroom: $1,515
  • Four Bedroom: $1,686

Crime

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