155 Forest Drive, Kennett Square, PA 19348 $699,900

Beds/Baths: 4/4.1
Acreage: 0.46
Age:15 years
Style:
Colonial, Traditional
MLS#: 7195013
Mobile#: 5310
Subdivision: Bayard Ests @ Lgwd
Design/Type:
2-Story/Detached

Description

Set in the sought after community of Bayard Estates, this inviting residence has wonderful curb appeal as part of an equally picturesque streetscape. The home is thoughtfully positioned to take full advantage of the incredible views overlooking open space. Upon entering the front door, guests feel welcomed into a grand retreat that exudes both grace and style. Open floor plan, gleaming hardwood floors and elaborate moldings add to the appeal of the interior. The masterfully appointed eat-in kitchen is truly the heart of the home. It can aptly handle any sized gathering thanks to an abundance of cabinet and counter space, large center island, butler's pantry, and high-end appliances including double wall ovens and two dishwashers. Open to the kitchen, the family room with gas fireplace leaves a generous amount of space for entertaining guests and hosting dinner parties. The kitchen is also open to the sunroom which features a vaulted ceiling and walls of windows which showcase the incredible views from each and every angle. Glass doors lead to a composite deck with steps to the paver patio and private rear yard. Conveniently located on the main level, the owner's suite is sure to impress. This quiet retreat boasts a large walk-in closet and a luxurious full bath with two vanities, oversized soaking tub and separate shower. Upstairs, there are three additional bedrooms which are all generously sized. One has an en-suite bath, while a hall bath serves the other two bedrooms. Indeed, there is no lack of space in this home as it also includes a finished walk-out lower level with wet-bar, recreation area, sitting area with fireplace, and a full bath. Not to be overlooked, a main level study, three-car turned garage and laundry/mudroom offer plenty of living space to suit a variety of needs. Beautifully landscaped and impeccably maintained, the property, located just minutes from Longwood gardens, provides a welcoming haven to be enjoyed by all. The perfect home for those who appreciate space both inside and out, as well as modern amenities such as 3-zone HVAC, surround sound speakers, and whole house generator. *Stucco inspection has been completed by Environspec. All recommended repairs to be completed prior to settlement.

Living Room: 16x14 - Main Level
Dining Room: 14x14 - Main Level
Kitchen: 23x16 - Main Level
Family Room: 19x18 - Main Level
Sun Rm: 17x13 - Main Level
Rec Rm: 25x16 - Lower Level
Main Bed: 17x17 - Main Level
Second Bed: 17x15 - Upper Level
Third Bed: 17x12 - Upper Level
Fourth Bed: 17x12 - Upper Level
Study: 10x10 - Main Level
Den: 18x17 - Lower Level
Taxes: $11,576
Home Assoc: $445/Annual
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: N
School Dist: Kennett Cons
Elem. School: GreenwoodMid. School: KennettHigh School: Kennett

Features

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

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

Interior
Security System, Skylight(s), Cathedral/Vault Ceiling, 9Ft+Ceiling, Ceiling Fan(s), Wet/Dry Bar, Main Entrance - Foyer/Vestibule, Main BR - Full Bath, Main BR - Walk-In Closet(s), Sun/Florida Room, Den/Study/Lib/Office, Utility/Mud Room, Game/Media Room, Pull Down Stairs Attic, Two Fireplaces, Family Room Fireplace, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Finished Wood Flooring, Wall to Wall Carpet, Tile/Brick Flooring

Kitchen
Full Eat-In, Island Work Space, Pantry, Double Sink, Cook Top, Oven-Wall, Oven-Double, Built-In Dishwasher, Gas Cooking

Basement
Full, Outside Entrance/Walkout, Partial Finished

Exterior
Concrete Foundation, Pitched Roof, Shingle Roof, Stucco Exterior, Stone Exterior, Deck, Patio, Porch, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard(s) Lot

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Public Elementary (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Greenwood El School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Kennett Square 1.24 mi
Mary D Lang Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District K-K Kennett Square 1.56 mi
Hillendale Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Chadds Ford 2.73 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Kennett Square 3.46 mi
Unionville Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Kennett Square 3.51 mi
New Garden El School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Toughkenamon 4.39 mi
Pocopson Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 West Chester 4.69 mi
Chadds Ford Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Chadds Ford 4.83 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Charles F Patton Middle School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District 6-8 Kennett Square 2.86 mi
Dupont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Hockessin 3.77 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9-12 Kennett Square 1.47 mi
Unionville High School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District 9-12 Kennett Square 2.78 mi

Private (8 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Westtown Children's Academy Chadd'sford - Chadds Ford 3.64 mi
Ducklings Early Learning Center Preschool-K Kennett Square 3.64 mi
Centreville Layton School Preschool-12 Wilmington 3.7 mi
Layton Preparatory School 9-12 Wilmington 3.7 mi
Upland Country Day School Preschool-9 Kennett Square 3.92 mi
Creative Play Day Sch Main Bldg - Toughkenamon 4.13 mi
White Clay Learning Center K-12 Toughkenamon 4.42 mi
London Grove Friends Kindergarten K-K Kennett Square 4.69 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Kennett Square(19348), Pennsylvania.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 24,923
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 25
  • Average salary of people in this community: $52,409
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 3.74%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 623
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.76
  • Households w/ Children: 32%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 9%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 5,889 (68.6%)
  • Rented: 2,300 (26.8%)
  • Vacant: 399 (4.6%)
  • Total: 8,587

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: 23,064
Households: 8,188
Median Age: 41.43

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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Weather Risk

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: 8.9%
  • Some High School: 6.0%
  • High School Graduate: 20.0%
  • Some College: 13.1%
  • Associate Degree: 5.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 26.3%
  • Graduate Degree: 20.4%

Workforce

  • White Collar: 34%
  • Blue Collar: 66%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $89,291

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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155 Forest Drive, Kennett Square, PA 19348

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