512 SOUTHWOOD RD Hockessin, DE 19707

$499,500
512 SOUTHWOOD RD, Hockessin, DE 19707
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6956062

Single Family Home for sale in Hockessin, DE

for $499,500 with 5 bedrooms and 2 full baths, 1 half bath. This home was built in 1863 on a lot size of 0.6 Acre(s).

Property Information

  • $499,500
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 2 Full Baths, 1 Half Bath
  • Single Family
  • Taxes are $3,225
  • Colonial
  • Active
  • Lot size of 0.6 Acre(s)
  • Built in 1863
  • Hockessin, DE
  • New Castle County
  • MLS/Web ID is 6956062
  • Price Reduced

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Description

One of a kind historic farmhouse, built in 1863 has been renovated with tons of conveniences for modern life. Gracious and private, this home is situated in the heart of Hockessin on a beautifully landscaped .60 acre lot. The notable highlights are numerous including stately ceilings throughout home - 10' on first floor, 9" on 2nd and even 8' on 3rd. Impressive entrance with circular driveway and charming large covered porch. Enter the home into a large foyer with beautiful stairway and ornate railing plus gleaming hardwood flooring. A lovely flow to this home, the floor plan includes a spacious Family Room with stunning, newer fireplace w/ wood burning stove (a great secondary heat source); Study or Living Room with a wall of built-in bookcases; enormous Dining Room with bay window and seat plus a 3 season room/2nd family room with vaulted ceilings and surrounded by windows overlooking the grounds. The charming, updated galley kitchen boasts granite countertops, SS appliances, upgraded rollout cabinets plus a rear door leading to a small covered porch. The upstairs has a large open hallway area, 3 ample sized bedrooms and an office/study; the front bedroom is spacious and could easily contain a sitting room. The 3rd level has 2 more lovely bedrooms and a huge walk-in closet. All bathrooms are updated and sparkling, including the 3rd floor bath- that was updated in 2013 and includes new plumbing & electric. The 2nd floor bathroom is brand new with beautiful tile, walk-in shower and neutral finishes. A rear staircase and an unfinished lower level complete this home. Meticulously maintained by owners, updates include kitchen, baths, just completed refinished hardwood floors, interior and exterior paint, 2004 furnace (state of the art boiler heating system), updated plumbing and electric, 2018 roof, new shutters, whole-house attic fan, Amish built detached shed, underground pet containment system, newer sidewalks and 2014 driveway with plenty of parking. Not only is this home amazing throughout the interior, there are pretty Hockessin views from every window, a lush variety of trees, 4th of July with a front row seat to fireworks, expansive porches to enjoy the warm summer evenings. All of this in popular Hockessin--all within easy access to wonderful shops, library and recreation fields. Truly an exceptional property and setting.

Room Information

  • Bedroom (12 X 12)
  • Bedroom (15 X 12)
  • Bedroom (17 X 13)
  • Dining Room (23 X 11)
  • Family Room (19 X 14)
  • Kitchen (13 X 11)
  • Living Room (13 X 12)
  • Master Bedroom (22 X 11)
  • Office (8 X 10)
  • Other (14 X 12)
  • Other (23 X 11)

Interior 11

Appliances

  • Dishwasher
  • Electric Cooktop
  • Oven (Self-Cleaning)

Attic

  • Walk-up Attic

Basement

  • Dirt Floor
  • Laundry in Basement
  • Partial Basement
  • Unfinished

Cooling System

  • Wall Unit(s)

Fireplace

  • 1 Fireplace
  • Fireplace in Livingroom/Greatroom

Flooring

  • Tile Flooring
  • Vinyl Flooring
  • Wood Floors

Heating Source

  • Gas
  • Hot Water

Heating System

  • Hot Water Heater: Gas
  • Radiators

Interior

  • High Ceilings

Sewer

  • Public Sewer

Water Source

  • Public Water

Exterior 6

Exterior

  • Bay or Bow Window
  • Other
  • Patio
  • Porch

Foundation

  • Stone

Lot Description

  • Corner
  • Level/Flat

Parking

  • Off Street Parking

Roof

  • Shingle Roof

Siding

  • Wood Exterior

Miscellaneous 2

Acceptable Finance

  • Conventional

Financing

  • FHA
  • VA

† Excluded Feature

Neighborhood & Schools

School District: Red Clay Consol
Elementary School: NORTH STAR
Middle School: DUPONT H
High School: DUPONT

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Listed By

Broker: PATTERSON-SCHWARTZ-LANCASTER

512 SOUTHWOOD RD, Hockessin, DE, 19707 is a Single Family Home for sale at $499,500 with a lot size of 0.6 Acre(s). 512 SOUTHWOOD RD has 5 bedrooms, 2.1 baths, and was built in 1863. The property's zip code is 19707 which is in Hockessin, DE

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Pricing History

Date Price Price Change Description
10/13/2017 $499,500 -7.48 % Price Change
7/7/2017 $539,900 -5.26 % Price Change
5/12/2017 $569,900 -3.24 % Price Change
4/3/2017 $589,000 70.72 % Listed Price
7/15/2004 $345,000 Sold Price

Market Pricing

Average % of sale price Median % of sale price
All listings in Hockessin $558,663 12 % above $429,990 14 % below
Single family listings in Hockessin $593,921 19 % above $484,950 3 % below
Sold listings in Hockessin $340,176 32 % below $343,250 31 % below

Local Sold History

Address Beds Baths Sqft Sold Price Sold Date Distance (miles)
16 FOREST CREEK DR
Hockessin, DE
4 6.00 0.00 $350,000 4/28/2017 2.14

Get the facts about Hockessin, DE!

Population 13,909
Population Growth (since 2000) 8 %
Median Income $114,595
Median Age 48.69
Households w/ Children 34 %

Residential Dwellings

  • Owned 4380
  • Vacant 164
  • Rented 542

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