42 Piersons Ridge, Hockessin, DE 19707-9275 $749,000

Beds/Baths: 4/3.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 4,375
Acreage: 0.4
Age:25 years
MLS#: DENC2050494
Subdivision: Piersons Ridge


Nestled at the end of a peaceful cul-de-sac, this remarkable residence sits on a generous 0.4-acre lot, offering a private backyard retreat with stunning views of the adjacent open space, beautifully adorned with mature landscaping. As you approach the home, you'll be greeted by meticulously laid pavers lining the front walkway and continuing into the backyard, just steps from the walkout basement. A well-maintained in-ground sprinkler system ensures the lush greenery remains vibrant year-round. Step onto the oversized deck where you can entertain, relax, and watch your children play in the charming kid's playground, all while appreciating the serene surroundings. As you enter the main living area, a two-story foyer welcomes you with an air of sophistication. To the left is a spacious formal dining room; to the right, a pool room currently, which can easily transition back to a living room, offering the flexibility to suit your lifestyle. Hardwood and decorative tile floors gracefully flow throughout the first floor, seamlessly connecting the gourmet kitchen with 42-inch maple cabinets and ample counter space, a dedicated office, and an inviting family room. The family room boasts a vaulted ceiling and two skylights, creating an inviting atmosphere centered around the gas fireplace. Venture to the second floor where the spacious master bedroom awaits, featuring French doors leading to a dressing room with a built-in closet system. Don't overlook the additional walk-in closet, complete with its own organizer for added convenience. The master bathroom is a true retreat, featuring an updated design with a stylish glass wall, an oversized frameless glass shower stall, oversized double sinks, and a separate makeup vanity. Three huge bedrooms and a well-appointed hallway bathroom complete the second floor. Head downstairs and you'll find a full basement—a versatile space that can be transformed into your personal entertainment center. Experience the movie theater, wine bar, exercise room, game room, or enjoy the convenience of a full bathroom, making this area perfect for leisure and hosting. This home offers the convenience of both front and rear staircases, enhancing the flow and accessibility of the interior. Noteworthy updates include an updated powder room with a granite countertop on the vanity and a marble vessel sink, as well as recent updates such as fresh paint, all-new carpet upstairs, and new vinyl flooring in the basement. The HVAC was just replaced in 2023, the roof in 2020, and a new garage door and opener were added, along with all-new shutters and a newer playground. Located in the award-winning school feeder pattern of North Star Elementary school, this home offers an ideal setting for your family. Move in before Thanksgiving and experience the ultimate in relaxation, privacy, and comfort in this versatile and multifunctional home. Make it yours today.

Primary Bed: 13 X 21 - Upper 1
Bedroom 1: 14 X 15 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 11 X 13 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 11 X 12 - Upper 1
Other: Upper 1
Other: Upper 1
Kitchen: 14 X 29 - Main
Dining Room: 14 X 15 - Main
Family Room: 13 X 19 - Main
Living Room: 13 X 15 - Main
STUDY: 10 X 13 - Main
BASEMENT: 26 X 35 - Lower 1
MEDIA RM: 13 X 19 - Lower 1

Taxes: $5,175
Home Assoc: $300/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Red Clay Consolidated
Elem. School: North StarMid. School: Henry B. Du PontHigh School: Alexis I. Dupont


HOA: Yes; Fee Includes: Common Area Maintenance, Snow Removal;

Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Circuit Breakers, Main Floor Laundry, Cable TV

Attached Garage, Driveway, Other, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Bar, Breakfast Area, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Dining Area, Kitchen - Eat-In, Skylight(s), Full Basement, Fully Carpeted Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Wood Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace, 9'+ Ceilings, Cathedral Ceilings

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Pitched Roof, Shingle Roof, Aluminum Siding, Stucco Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Fire Escape, Play Equipment, Secure Storage, Gutter System

Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Sloping Lot, Trees/Woods View, Black Top Road

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Public Elementary (9 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
North Star Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 1.36 mi
New Garden Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Toughkenamon 2.28 mi
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 2.85 mi
Linden Hill Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 3.83 mi
Mary D Lang Kindergarten Center Kennett Consolidated School District K Kennett Square 3.91 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–8 Wilmington 4.47 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Kennett Square 4.59 mi
Heritage Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.69 mi
Wilson (Etta J.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.85 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
duPont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Hockessin 1.64 mi
Kennett Middle School Kennett Consolidated School District 6–8 Landenberg 1.71 mi
Skyline Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Wilmington 4.55 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
McKean (Thomas) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9–12 Wilmington 3.31 mi
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9–12 Kennett Square 3.65 mi
Dickinson (John) School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 4.61 mi

Private (6 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
The Hockessin Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Hockessin 2.02 mi
Limestone Hills Day School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 2.6 mi
Wilmington Christian School Inc. Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Hockessin 2.72 mi
The Independence School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Newark 2.88 mi
Wilmington Junior Academy Seventh-Day Adventist Preschool–8 Wilmington 3.6 mi
St John The Beloved School Roman Catholic K–8 Wilmington 4.69 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Hockessin (19707), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 24
  • Average salary of people in this community: $100,895

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,239
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.71
  • Households w/ Children: 64%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 5,282 (86.4%)
  • Rented: 655 (10.7%)
  • Vacant: 177 (2.9%)
  • Total: 6,114

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: 16,383
Households: 5,937
Median Age: 46.70

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.3%
  • Some High School: 1.2%
  • High School Graduate: 10.6%
  • Some College: 11.6%
  • Associate Degree: 5.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 32.8%
  • Graduate Degree: 36.9%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $148,698

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).

  • One Bedroom: $3,079
  • Three Bedroom: $1,734

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: BHHS Fox & Roach - Hockessin , (302) 999-9999

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42 Piersons Ridge, Hockessin, DE 19707-9275

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