14 Nine Gates Road, Chadds Ford, PA 19317 $1,325,000
Interior Sq. Ft: 5,273
Subdivision: None Available
Currently an art collector's retreat, this dramatic and inviting 4br, 5 bath country home sits in a serene and private setting near Longwood Gardens and Winterthur. Its 4.5 acres of gardens, meadows and woodlands are adjacent to nearly 400 acres of conserved open space with an extensive trail system, but just minutes away from first-class Brandywine Valley shopping, restaurants, recreation and schools, an easy commute to Wilmington and West Chester, and convenient to both Philadelphia and Baltimore. The main house has been charmingly updated with fine architectural details such as wood-beamed cathedral ceilings, hand-crafted brick fireplaces, and walls of windows with garden views from every room. Custom finishes include reclaimed wooden barn beams, hand-forged ironwork, random-width pine and walnut flooring, curved walls and ceilings, and floor-to-ceiling tiger-maple library shelves. In addition, every room on the main floor offers access to one of three lovely stone and brick patios, each leading to its own picturesque gardens. Inside, the modern gourmet kitchen is an entertainer's dream, with a commercial stove and grill adjacent to a curved zinc-topped wet bar, all open to the expansive dining and family rooms. A large formal living room connects to a library/office with its own front-facing entrance and covered porch. The upstairs master suite, with sweeping views of the landscape, includes an oversized bath and a steam shower, plus two walk-in closets. In another upstairs wing there are two guest suites, each with its own bathroom and gorgeous views. An additional downstairs master-size suite with bath and patio is currently used as an office and art studio. Outbuildings include an oversized 3-car detached garage, and a large shop/storage barn. Geothermal HVAC and a full-power backup system provide additional comfort and security, further examples of the many premium features of this magnificent Chester County estate.
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Pool: No Pool
Forced Air Heating, Electric, Geo-thermal, Central A/C, Geothermal Cooling, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, On Site Septic, Basement Laundry, Upper Floor Laundry
Detached Garage, Covered Parking, Oversized, Detached Garage Spaces #: 3;
Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Combination Dining/Living, Curved Staircase, Additional Stairway, Partial , Stone Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Solid Hardwood Flooring, Wood Fireplace, 9'+ Ceilings, Beamed Ceilings, Cathedral Ceilings, Security System
Block Foundation, Stucco Exterior, Wood Siding, Patio(s), Extensive Hardscape, Stone Retaining Walls, Awning(s), Gutter System
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Public Elementary (7 schools)
|Mary D Lang Kindergarten Center||Kennett Consolidated School District||K||Kennett Square||2.76 mi|
|Greenwood Elementary School||Kennett Consolidated School District||1–5||Kennett Square||2.99 mi|
|Hillendale Elementary School||Unionville-Chadds Ford School District||K–5||Chadds Ford||3.18 mi|
|William F. Cooke Junior Elementary||Red Clay Consolidated School District||K–5||Hockessin||3.75 mi|
|New Garden Elementary School||Kennett Consolidated School District||1–5||Toughkenamon||4.18 mi|
|North Star Elementary School||Red Clay Consolidated School District||K–5||Hockessin||4.47 mi|
|Bancroft Elementary School||Kennett Consolidated School District||1–5||Kennett Square||4.79 mi|
Public Middle (2 schools)
|duPont (H.B.) Middle School||Red Clay Consolidated School District||6–8||Hockessin||1.88 mi|
|Kennett Middle School||Kennett Consolidated School District||6–8||Landenberg||4.49 mi|
Public High (3 schools)
|Kennett High School||Kennett Consolidated School District||9–12||Kennett Square||2.43 mi|
|McKean (Thomas) High School||Red Clay Consolidated School District||9–12||Wilmington||4.37 mi|
|duPont (Alexis I.) High School||Red Clay Consolidated School District||9–12||Wilmington||4.69 mi|
Private (6 schools)
|Centerville Layton School||Nonsectarian||Ungraded||Wilmington||2.46 mi|
|Fairville Friends School Inc||Friends||Preschool–K||Chadds Ford||2.6 mi|
|Ducklings Early Learning Center||Nonsectarian||K||Kennett Square||2.84 mi|
|Wilmington Christian School Inc.||Christian (no specific denomination)||Preschool–12||Hockessin||2.96 mi|
|The Hockessin Montessori School||Nonsectarian||Preschool–8||Hockessin||3.05 mi|
|Wilmington Junior Academy||Seventh-Day Adventist||Preschool–8||Wilmington||4.83 mi|
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This report is a detailed community overview for Chadds Ford (19317), Pennsylvania.
- Average travel time to work for people in this community: 29
- Average salary of people in this community: $94,757
- Population Density (ppl / mile): 465
- Household Size (ppl): 2.74
- Households w/ Children: 64%
- Owned: 2,945 (81.0%)
- Rented: 663 (18.2%)
- Vacant: 30 (0.8%)
- Total: 3,638
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.
Climate and Weather
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- Less than 9th Grade: 1.1%
- Some High School: 1.3%
- High School Graduate: 15.5%
- Some College: 11.4%
- Associate Degree: 5.0%
- Bachelor's Degree: 29.4%
- Graduate Degree: 36.2%
Median Income: $125,093
The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
- One Bedroom: $1,416
- Two Bedroom: $1,716
- Three Bedroom: $1,391
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