714 Morris Road, Hockessin, DE 19707 $479,000

Beds/Baths: 4/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,694
Acreage: 2.03
Age:51 years
Style:
Colonial
MLS#: 7049939
Mobile#: 1402
Subdivision: Auburn
Design/Type:
2-Story/Detached

Description

If you are looking for a home in Hockessin with land, you have found it! Offering spectacular views from every window, this charming home has updates galore! Two beautiful and secluded acres is what you have along with this 4 BR, 2.5BA colonial nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac in the sought-after community of Auburn. Enter through the slate floor foyer which flows into the bright and sunny remodeled kitchen (2016) featuring 42" cabinetry, granite countertops, center island, stainless steel appliances and a walk-in pantry. Also on the main floor is a formal living room and dining room, a study, a cozy family room with a brick fireplace and sliding doors to the sunroom and a remodeled powder room (2016). Upstairs the master bedroom has a full tile bath, ceiling fan and two closets. There are three other generous-sized bedrooms, another full tile bath, a convenient laundry and pull-down stairs to the partially floored attic. Other great features include hardwood flooring throughout most of the home, two patios, oversized two-car turned garage with 220V electric, new expanded driveway (2016), large walk-out finished basement with new carpeting (2017), new roof, gutters and downspouts - all with transferable warranty (2015), new septic system (2017), new well pump (2017), upgraded electric (2015), upgraded plumbing system (2015), and new 4-rail split-rail fencing (2015). In addition, seller is also offering a 2/10 Home Buyers Warranty! With all these recent updates, just sit back and relax in the tranquil backyard overlooking the Auburn Heights Preserve or take a walk around the Preserve's paved trail. Nature at its Best!

Living Room: 19x14 - Main Level
Dining Room: 15x13 - Main Level
Kitchen: 19x14 - Main Level
Family Room: 19x14 - Main Level
Sunroom: 17x12 - Main Level
MudRoom: 10x16 - Main Level
Main Bed: 17x15 - Upper Level
Second Bed: 15x13 - Upper Level
Third Bed: 15x13 - Upper Level
Fourth Bed: 13x13 - Upper Level
RecRoom: 36x29 - Lower Level
Office: 10x10 - Main Level
Taxes: $5,674
Home Assoc: $250/Annual
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: N
School Dist: Red Clay Consol
Elem. School: CookeMid. School: Dupont HHigh School: Dupont

Features

Utilities
Oil Heating, Hot Air Heat, Central A/C, Hot Water - Electric, On Site Well/Spring, On Site Septic, Circuit Breakers, Upper Floor Laundry

Garage/Parking
2-CarGarage, Attached/Built-In Garage, Inside Access Garage, 3+CarParking, Driveway Parking

Interior
Ceiling Fan(s), Cable TV Wired, Water Treatment Sys, Main Entrance - Center Hall/Entrance Hall, Main BR - Full Bath, Sun/Florida Room, Den/Study/Lib/Office, Utility/Mud Room, Game/Media Room, Pull Down Stairs Attic, Floored Attic, One Fireplace, Brick Fireplace, Family Room Fireplace, Finished Wood Flooring, Wall to Wall Carpet, Tile/Brick Flooring, Stone Flooring

Kitchen
Full Eat-In, Island Work Space, Pantry, Built-In Range, Built-In Dishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Built-in Microwave, Electric Cooking

Basement
Full, Outside Entrance/Walkout, Partial Finished

Exterior
Block/Brick Foundation, Shingle Roof, Vinyl Siding, Brick Exterior, Patio, Porch, Fencing, Wooded Lot

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Public Elementary (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
William Cooke Jr Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Hockessin 2.81 mi
Mary D Lang Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District K-K Kennett Square 2.89 mi
North Star Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-5 Hockessin 3.14 mi
New Garden El School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Toughkenamon 3.28 mi
Greenwood El School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Kennett Square 4.04 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Kennett Square 4.4 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-8 Wilmington 4.43 mi
Hillendale Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Chadds Ford 4.57 mi

Public Middle (3 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 3.18 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K-8 Wilmington 4.43 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9-12 Kennett Square 2.6 mi
Mckean (Thomas) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9-12 Wilmington 3.57 mi
Dupont (Alexis I.) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9-12 Wilmington 4.85 mi

Private (14 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Hockessin Montessori School Preschool-8 Hockessin 1.99 mi
Sanford School Preschool-12 Hockessin 2.12 mi
Wilmington Christian School Preschool-12 Hockessin 2.3 mi
Cacc Montessori School Preschool-K Hockessin 3.19 mi
White Clay Learning Center K-12 Toughkenamon 3.3 mi
Layton Preparatory School 9-12 Wilmington 3.59 mi
Centreville Layton School Preschool-12 Wilmington 3.59 mi
Creative Play Day Sch Main Bldg - Toughkenamon 3.97 mi
Limestone Hills Day School Preschool-K Wilmington 3.98 mi
International Montessori School Preschool-K Wilmington 3.98 mi
Wilmington Junior Academy Preschool-8 Wilmington 4 mi
Tutor Time Learning Centers Preschool-K Wilmington 4.37 mi
The Tatnall School Preschool-12 Wilmington 4.43 mi
The Independence School Preschool-8 Newark 4.47 mi

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

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 13,886
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 26
  • Average salary of people in this community: $56,906
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 2.22%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,300
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.74
  • Households w/ Children: 34%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 5%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 5,488 (87.1%)
  • Rented: 622 (9.9%)
  • Vacant: 190 (3.0%)
  • Total: 6,300

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: 17,160
Households: 6,110
Median Age: 48.34

Climate and Weather

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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: 1.7%
  • Some High School: 1.7%
  • High School Graduate: 13.3%
  • Some College: 14.1%
  • Associate Degree: 5.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 35.6%
  • Graduate Degree: 28.3%

Workforce

  • White Collar: 52%
  • Blue Collar: 48%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $115,217

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: $830
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,210
  • Three Bedroom: $1,502
  • Four Bedroom: $1,659

Crime

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