160 Forest Drive, Kennett Square, PA 19348-2599 $599,000

Beds/Baths: 5/4.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 5,927
Acreage: 0.45
Age:16 years
Style:
Traditional
MLS#: PACT492398
Subdivision: Bayard Ests @ Lgwd
Design/Type:
Detached

Description

Welcome home to 160 Forest Dr. An exceptional value, now offered at over $400k less than the owners invested when purchased. Set on a premium, very private cul-de-sac home site with wooded back drop this impressive five bedroom four and half bath home exudes curb appeal. A winding paver walkway leads you to the covered entry with copper roof. The custom wood entry door welcomes you into the marble foyer complete with stunning custom grand staircase. The formal dining room, framed with large columns, is complete with custom moldings, hardwood flooring and an abundance of natural light. The butlers pantry-wet bar connector is enhanced with glass cabinets and provides entertaining access to the kitchen. The open concept gourmet kitchen offers upgraded cabinets, a large center island, stainless steel appliances, deluxe pantry cabinets, recessed lighting, granite counters, double oven and gas cook top. A stunning morning room with custom windows, hardwood flooring and detailed coffered ceiling overlooks the wooded rear yard. Open from the kitchen is the family room complete with hardwood flooring, custom crown molding, surround sound and a gas fireplace framed by French doors leading to the rear deck. A main level owners retreat is sure to impress with a tray ceiling, recessed lighting, separate sitting area with gas fireplace. The private luxury bath is complimented by a soaring 18ft.ceiling, dual vanity sinks, lavish soaking tub and separate shower. A study with windows offering an inspirational view is the ideal space to complete ~work from home~ tasks or just retreat with a book. The large laundry room-casual foyer area complete the main level. The second level offers 4 additional very spacious bedrooms all with ample closet space and two additional full tile bathrooms. A finished lower level is complete with 9ft high ceilings and offers a separate game room and home theater area with projection screen. The exterior of this property offers four seasons of views and privacy backing to designated wooded open space. The home site is professionally landscaped with thoughtful design including a custom water feature just off the rear deck. An oversized three car garage is also featured. 160 Forest Dr. has been strategically designed by the original owners when built and offers custom options and upgrades not offered in competing properties. This home is neutral in d~cor and move in ready, all located just minutes to shopping and dining in downtown Kennett Square, Longwood Gardens and easy commuting to Wilmington and Philadelphia. This home is a definite must see and is sure to impress an incredible value awaits.

Bedroom 3: Upper 1
Dining Room: Main
Office: Main
Other: Lower 1
Bedroom 1: Upper 1
Bedroom 2: Upper 1
Full Bath: Upper 1
Bedroom 4: Upper 1
Full Bath: Upper 1
Master Bathroom: Main
Kitchen: Main
Half Bath: Main
Living Room: Main
Foyer: Main
Sitting Room: Main
Mud Room: Main
Laundry: Main
Family Room: Lower 1
Full Bath: Lower 1
Game Room: Lower 1
Taxes: $12,934
Home Assoc: $445/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Kennett Consolidated

Features

Community
HOA: Yes; Fee Includes: Common Area Maintenance;

Utilities
Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, 200+ Amp Service, Main Floor Laundry

Garage/Parking
Attached Garage, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 3;

Interior
Attic, Breakfast Area, Carpet, Exposed Beams, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Island, Full Basement, Carpet Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Marble Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Mantel(s), 9'+ Ceilings, Cathedral Ceilings, High Ceilings, Skylights, French Doors, Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Electric Alarm, Smoke Detector

Exterior
Metal Roof, Pitched Roof, Shingle Roof, Stucco Exterior, Deck(s), Water Fountains

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Public Elementary (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Greenwood El School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Kennett Square 1.32 mi
Mary D Lang Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District K-K Kennett Square 1.48 mi
Hillendale Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Chadds Ford 2.83 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Kennett Square 3.36 mi
Unionville Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Kennett Square 3.44 mi
New Garden El School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Toughkenamon 4.32 mi
Pocopson Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 West Chester 4.75 mi
Chadds Ford Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Chadds Ford 4.93 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Charles F Patton Middle School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District 6-8 Kennett Square 2.79 mi
Dupont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6-8 Hockessin 3.78 mi
Kennett Middle School Kennett Consolidated School District 6-8 Landenberg 4.96 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9-12 Kennett Square 1.41 mi
Unionville High School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District 9-12 Kennett Square 2.7 mi

Private (8 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Kennett Square Preschool Preschool-Preschool Kennett Square 1.38 mi
Fairville Friends School Inc - Chadds Ford 2.34 mi
Westtown Children's Academy Chadd'sford Preschool-Preschool Chadds Ford 3.73 mi
Centreville Layton School Preschool-12 Wilmington 3.79 mi
Upland Country Day School Preschool-9 Kennett Square 3.82 mi
Creative Play Day Sch Main Bldg - Toughkenamon 4.05 mi
White Clay Learning Center K-12 Toughkenamon 4.35 mi
London Grove Friends Kindergarten Preschool-K Kennett Square 4.59 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: 25,185
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 25
  • Average salary of people in this community: $54,188
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 5.89%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 636
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.77
  • Households w/ Children: 30%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 6,023 (68.7%)
  • Rented: 2,344 (26.7%)
  • Vacant: 405 (4.6%)
  • Total: 8,772

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: 23,541
Households: 8,367
Median Age: 41.62

Climate and Weather

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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: 10.8%
  • Some High School: 5.6%
  • High School Graduate: 17.4%
  • Some College: 12.4%
  • Associate Degree: 5.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 26.9%
  • Graduate Degree: 21.3%

Workforce

  • White Collar: 62%
  • Blue Collar: 38%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $89,014

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

Crime

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160 Forest Drive, Kennett Square, PA 19348-2599

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