820 Fairville Road, Chadd Ford, PA 19317 $1,900,000

Beds/Baths: 5/5.2
Interior Sq. Ft: 6,394
Acreage: 4.4
Age:199 years
Farmhouse/National Folk
MLS#: PACT475408
Mobile#: 7659
Subdivision: None Available


This spectacular farmhouse built in the 1720’s was completely renovated by Peter Zimmerman in 2008/09 with carefully selected, high-end details to highlight the home’s history while providing all the luxuries of modern living. Situated in the desirable Pennsbury Township, this 4.4 acre lot offers privacy and seclusion with easy access to all major cities & roads. The understated elegance is apparent upon entering the home and noticing the stunning wood floors that run throughout the home. The traditional layout offers a comfortable flow with living room/dining room with mirrored fireplaces, large family room, parlor, sunroom and formal/informal powder rooms. The chef’s kitchen features 8-burner LaCanche range with 2 ovens, custom white cabinetry, Carrera marble counters and fumed English oak island. The second level offers 3 private suites, with a fourth on the third level. The lower level consists of large media room, wine room and gym. Multiple outbuildings enhance the charm of the property and include a stone bank barn, a car barn, and an idealic carriage house with full kitchen and upper level suite. This property offers timeless elegance and master craftsmanship with every modern amenity nestled into the beautiful acreage of the heart of Chadds Ford. Property is under Brandywine Conservation Easement.

Master Bed: 18 X 15 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 19 X 17 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 18 X 15 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 14 X 12 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 19 X 13 - Main
Dining Room: 17 X 12 - Main
Family Room: 23 X 18 - Main
Living Room: 25 X 18 - Main
Den: 17 X 12 - Main
Breakfast Room: 15 X 8 - Main
Sun/Florida Room: 9 X 7 - Main

Taxes: $21,101
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Unionville-Chadds Ford


Forced Air Heating, Bottled Gas/Propane, Central A/C, Natural Gas, Well Water, On Site Septic

Detached Garage, Other, Detached Garage Spaces #: 4;

2nd Kitchen, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Traditional, Fully Finished Basement

Stone Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Patio(s), Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Outbuilding(s)

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Public Elementary (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Chadds Ford Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Chadds Ford 1.17 mi
Hillendale Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Chadds Ford 1.38 mi
Greenwood El School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Kennett Square 3.03 mi
Pocopson Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 West Chester 3.38 mi

Private (12 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Westtown Children's Academy Chadd'sford Preschool-Preschool Chadds Ford 1.05 mi
Fairville Friends School Inc - Chadds Ford 1.82 mi
Layton Preparatory School 9-12 Wilmington 2.04 mi
Centreville Layton School Preschool-12 Wilmington 2.04 mi
Chesterbrook Academy Preschool-Preschool Chadds Ford 3.55 mi
The Goddard School Preschool-K Chadds Ford 3.66 mi
The Pilot School K-8 Wilmington 4.09 mi
Albert Einstein Academy K-5 Wilmington 4.42 mi
Kindercare Learning Center Preschool-K West Chester 4.49 mi
Kindercare Preschool-K Glen Mills 4.53 mi
Brandywine Valley Christian Preschool - Wilmington 4.73 mi
Children S House Montessori Preschool-K Wilmington 4.86 mi

Catholic (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St Cornelius School Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Preschool-8 Chadds Ford 2.91 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Chadds Ford(19317), Pennsylvania.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 13,629
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 27
  • Average salary of people in this community: $56,785
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 2.07%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 458
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.61
  • Households w/ Children: 34%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 7%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 3,083 (79.8%)
  • Rented: 622 (16.1%)
  • Vacant: 158 (4.1%)
  • Total: 3,863

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: 9,676
Households: 3,705
Median Age: 47.06

Climate and Weather

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Weather Risk


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

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 0.6%
  • Some High School: 0.6%
  • High School Graduate: 17.5%
  • Some College: 13.5%
  • Associate Degree: 4.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 29.6%
  • Graduate Degree: 33.3%


  • White Collar: 35%
  • Blue Collar: 65%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $109,591

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


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