545 Holly Knoll Road, Hockessin, DE 19707-9749 $725,000

Beds/Baths: 5/4.0
Interior Sq. Ft: 4,100
Acreage: 0.76
Age:54 years
MLS#: DENC2059654
Subdivision: Holly Knoll


Welcome to 545 Holly Knoll, a charming retreat nestled at the end of a serene cul-de-sac atop one of Hockessin's highest points. This meticulously remodeled and expanded 4100 SqFt, 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom Colonial home offers the perfect blend of modern convenience and classic elegance.Upon stepping into the foyer, you'll be greeted by gleaming hardwood floors that stretch throughout the entire main level. To the right, a sun-drenched family room beckons, providing an ideal space for relaxation and gathering.Continue your journey to the heart of the home, where a recently updated open-concept chef's kitchen awaits. With expanded cabinetry, commercial-grade appliances, and a ventilation hood, this kitchen is sure to delight any culinary enthusiast. Adjacent to the kitchen, a cozy breakfast or sitting area and an expansive dining room addition offer ample room for hosting memorable gatherings.Beyond the kitchen, a spacious den or reading room provides additional flexible living space, seamlessly blending form and function. Passed the den, the full bathroom offers main floor living potential.A convenient mud/laundry room connects the large 3-car garage to the den, enhancing everyday ease and organization.Venture upstairs to discover five generously sized bedrooms, including two primary suites. Hardwood flooring continues throughout the second level, lending a sense of continuity and warmth to each room. All upper-level bathrooms have been thoughtfully updated, with the primary suite boasting radiant heated floors and a luxurious tiled shower complete with rain shower features. The primary suite also features large walk-in closets, upper level laundry, and a nursery or home office conveniently attached to the bedroom.Step outside into the backyard oasis, where specimen trees and lush flowering azalea bushes create a picturesque backdrop for outdoor enjoyment. With plenty of space to play, relax, and entertain, this backyard is sure to be a favorite gathering spot for everyone.Conveniently located just minutes away from Hockessin's amenities, including Lantana Square, Hockessin Athletic Club, the public library, and major transportation routes, 545 Holly Knoll offers the perfect blend of tranquility and convenience for those looking to make Delaware their new home.

Primary Bed: 19 X 16 - Upper 1
Bedroom 1: 14 X 16 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 14 X 11 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 14 X 11 - Upper 1
RETREAT: 17 X 9 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 14 X 14 - Main
Dining Room: 20 X 20 - Main
Family Room: 18 X 12 - Main
Living Room: 20 X 20 - Main
LR II: 20 X 14 - Main
MUDROOM: 12 X 10 - Main
Laundry: Lower 1
Basement: 34 X 26 - Lower 1
Primary Bed:

Taxes: $5,653
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Red Clay Consolidated
High School: Alexis I. Dupont
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, On Site Septic, 100 Amp Service, Circuit Breakers, Basement Laundry, Cable TV

Attached Garage, Other, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Oversized, Attached Garage Spaces #: 3;

Breakfast Area, Ceiling Fan(s), Partial , Fully Carpeted Flooring, Wood Flooring, Energy Efficient Windows

Brick/Mortar Foundation, Pitched Roof, Shingle Roof, Aluminum Siding, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Patio(s)

Level Lot

Select a school from the following list. Schools are grouped by school type.
The schools on this list are selected by their proximity of up to 5 miles to the property address. Proximity does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact the school directly for more information on enrollment requirements.
* If there are more than 5 schools of any type within a close proximity, click on the button to see additional schools of that type near the search address.

Public Elementary (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
North Star Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 1.6 mi
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 2.44 mi
New Garden Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Toughkenamon 2.63 mi
Mary D Lang Kindergarten Center Kennett Consolidated School District K Kennett Square 3.75 mi
Linden Hill Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 3.84 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–8 Wilmington 4.17 mi
Heritage Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.68 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Kennett Square 4.72 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
duPont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Hockessin 1.08 mi
Kennett Middle School Kennett Consolidated School District 6–8 Landenberg 2.24 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 2.97 mi
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9–12 Kennett Square 3.46 mi
Dickinson (John) School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 4.51 mi

Private (9 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
The Hockessin Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Hockessin 1.52 mi
Cacc Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Hockessin 1.55 mi
Wilmington Christian School Inc. Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Hockessin 2.19 mi
Limestone Hills Day School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 2.65 mi
The Independence School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Newark 3.09 mi
Wilmington Junior Academy Seventh-Day Adventist Preschool–8 Wilmington 3.31 mi
St John The Beloved School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 4.46 mi
St Mark's High School Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 4.95 mi
The Tatnall School Nonsectarian Preschool–12 Wilmington 5 mi

© 2024 LiveBy. All Rights Reserved.

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

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 25
  • Average salary of people in this community: $87,745

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,197
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.60
  • Households w/ Children: 56%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 5,150 (83.0%)
  • Rented: 819 (13.2%)
  • Vacant: 233 (3.8%)
  • Total: 6,202

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: 15,821
Households: 5,969
Median Age: 47.70

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.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.2%
  • Some High School: 1.1%
  • High School Graduate: 12.2%
  • Some College: 11.7%
  • Associate Degree: 6.0%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 32.3%
  • Graduate Degree: 35.4%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $128,947

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: $3,501
  • One Bedroom: $2,278
  • Three Bedroom: $1,727

© 2024 LiveBy. All Rights Reserved.

Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Monument Sotheby's International Realty , (302) 654-6500

The data relating to real estate for sale on this website appears in part through the BRIGHT Internet Data Exchange program, a voluntary cooperative exchange of property listing data between licensed real estate brokerage firms in which Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate participates, and is provided by BRIGHT through a licensing agreement. The information provided by this website is for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.
Information Deemed Reliable But Not Guaranteed.
Copyright BRIGHT, All Rights Reserved
Listing data as of 6/25/2024.

545 Holly Knoll Road, Hockessin, DE 19707-9749

Share on Facebook
Share on X
Pin It
Copy Link
Email It