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298 Old Kennett Rd
  • Kennett Square, PA 19348
$875,000
6 beds | 5.2 baths | 6,861 sqft
  • Details
    • Basement
      Yes
    • City
      Kennett Square
    • County
      Chester
    • Garage Spaces
      3
    • Has AC?
      Yes
    • Property Class
      Residential
    • Status
      Closed
    • Style
      Colonial
    • Subdivision
      None Available
  • Additional Information
    • Condition:
      Average+
    • Cooling:
      Central A/C
    • Heat:
      Propane, Forced Air, Energy Star Heating System, Programmable Thermostat
    • Hot Water:
      Electric
    • Laundry Type:
      Upper Floor
    • Lot Area Acreage:
      3.1
    • Lot Description:
      Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
    • Lot Dimensions:
      0X0
    • Net SqFt:
      6,861
    • Ownership:
      Fee Simple
    • Porch/Deck:
      Patio(s)
    • Roof:
      Pitched, Shingle
    • Sewer:
      On Site Septic
    • Structures:
      Above Grade
    • Type:
      Residential
    • Wall/Ceilings:
      Cathedral Ceilings
    • Water:
      Well
    • Zoning Code:
      R2
  • Dimensions

    Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, In-Law/auPair/Suite, Other, Attic

  • Amenities & Features
    • Appliances:
      Cooktop, Oven - Wall, Refrigerator
    • Basement Type:
      Full, Outside Entrance, Fully Finished
    • Fencing:
      Other
    • Fireplace Features:
      Marble, Stone
    • Floor:
      Wood, Tile/Brick
  • Fees
    • Tax Year:
      2018
    • Total Taxes:
      $18,984
  • Description

    This sprawling 6 Bedroom 5/2 Bath brick colonial located just over the PA line on 3 picturesque acres has it all. Conveniently located minutes from downtown Wilmington, Chadds Ford and Kennett Square. Enter the property through the stately electronic gate that leads to a circular driveway situated before the beautifully landscaped front entrance. Large foyer offers turned staircase w/ wainscoting & plenty of closet space. Formal living & dining rooms w/ dentil crown molding & wainscoting flank the entryway and offer the beautiful hardwood flooring carried throughout the house. The dining room boasts a wood-burning fireplace and comfortably seats 12 or more. The adjacent office/library has wood-burning stone fireplace & built-in bookshelves. Large eat-in kitchen, open to the familyroom, offers granite countertops, marble backsplash, island w/ prep sink, and newer appliances. Adjacent butler's pantry w/ glass-front cabinetry, second dishwasher, icemaker and large sink is great for entertaining. Expansive familyroom, flooded with light from a wall of windows, has beautiful built-in bookshelves & soaring ceilings. An in-law suite/guest suite w/ separate bedroom, living room, kitchen and bath rounds off the first floor. Second floor master suite has 2 walk-in closets, separate sitting room, large bathroom w/ dual vanities, separate shower and whirlpool tub. The laundry room is conveniently located off the master bedroom. Four spacious bedrooms?one w/ its own bath and two that share a jack-and-jill bath?along with hallway bath & sitting room, complete the second floor. The hardwood flooring continues through all bedrooms. A rear staircase leads to the familyroom, workout room & game room. The backyard is an entertainer's dream: an expansive custom-built outdoor kitchen w/ stone-base pillars & flagstone patio as well as lounge area with pavers surrounding a renovated pool. Outdoor kitchen includes fridge, wine fridge, kegerator, & propane grill. Updates and renovations include electric driveway gate w/ lights and mailbox (2010); new interior & exterior paint (2014); heating & systems upgrades (2012 - 2013); new hardwood flooring (2014); powder room renovation (2011); pool re-plastered, new tile, coping and pump (2013 - 2014); extensive outdoor renovations (2013 - 2014); basement re-finished (2015); 2 out of 4 A/C units replaced (2016).

Kennett Square

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Kennett Square

Kennett Square, a borough of about 6,0000 people approximately 30 minutes from Wilmington, Del., and one hour from Philadelphia, produces more than 1,000,000 pounds of mushrooms each week, earning it the title, “Mushroom Capital of the World.” The town’s place as an epicenter of fungus production is celebrated on a large scale each September with a festival that includes a parade...

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  • Average Days on Market Residential

    48 September 2018
    -49.6 % since
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    -49.6 % since September 2017
  • Average Price per SqFt Residential

    $151 September 2018
    -6.1 % since
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    -6.1 % since September 2017
  • Total Monthly Inventory September 2018

    366
    Total Units
    +44.1 % since
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    +44.1 % since September 2017
  • New Listings Residential

    48 September 2018
    +11.6 % since
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  • Percent of Asking Price Residential

    98 % September 2018
    +1.5 % since
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Local Information

Local Information

Understand the educational environment and opportunities around this area before moving in.
Kennett High School
Type: Public
Level: 9-12
Mary D Lang Kdg Center
Type: Public
Level: K
Greenwood El School
Type: Public
Level: 1-5
Avon Grove Charter School - State Road Campus
Type: Charter
Level: K-2, 4-12
St Patrick School
Type: Private
Level: PK-8
Hillendale El School
Type: Public
Level: K-5
New Garden El School
Type: Public
Level: 1-5
White Clay Learning Center
Type: Private
Level: 1-8, 10, 12
Kennett Middle School
Type: Public
Level: 6-8
Bancroft El School
Type: Public
Level: 1-5

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