537 Dawson Tract, Hockessin, DE 19707-9343 $695,000

Beds/Baths: 4/3.0
Interior Sq. Ft: 4,150
Acreage: 0.78
Age:50 years
MLS#: DENC2048216
Mobile#: 9059
Subdivision: Hockessin


A rare opportunity to purchase a ONE-OF-A-KIND all-brick solid ranch home perfectly situated at the top of a prime 0.78-acre lot backing to stunning views. This lovely home offers one floor living at its best on the main level along with an In-law Suite in the lower level. This fabulous home offers the perfect blend of privacy, tranquility and natural beauty nestled in Hockessin / Yorklyn in the desirable Red Clay School District, near the 360-acre Auburn Valley State Park which contains several miles of trails open to walking and biking.
As you enter this lovely home through the double doors and the large foyer, you will be captivated by the scenic views displayed through the extra-large stairwell window. To the left is a welcoming and large sunlit living room that leads into a spacious dining room filled with natural light. Continue to the large eat-in Kitchen that is connected to a large family room with a brick fireplace and new luxury vinyl plank flooring. An expansive deck (32 X 10) spans the entire length of the kitchen & the family room, making it the perfect place to unwind and escape from the hustle and bustle of our daily lives. A great spot for bird watching. The large owner’s ensuite along with two other generously sized bedrooms and hallway bathroom round off the main level.
The lower level will take you by surprise as it features a walkout basement with a large living / recreational space including a specially crafted wet-bar, large charming brick fireplace and a potential In-law Suite. This area can easily accommodate a variety of entertaining activities. The utility room off to the side has a washer & dryer and could easily accommodate a future kitchenette.
The home also features an extra-long driveway with ample space to park 8+ cars in addition to the double garage with rear lower-level access and a patio (32 X 10) with ample space for entertaining family & friends.
This property offers endless possibilities, plenty of living space, peaceful surroundings and a place to create family memories while being within minutes to shopping and restaurants.

Living Room: 21 X 14 - Main
Dining Room: 14 X 14 - Main
Kitchen: 17 X 13 - Main
Family Room: 21 X 17 - Main
Primary Bed: 17 X 14 - Main
Primary Bath: Main
Bedroom 1: 15 X 12 - Main
Bedroom 2: 14 X 11 - Main
Bathroom 2: Main
Bedroom 3: 14 X 10 - Lower 1
Bathroom 3: Lower 1
Recreation Room: 34 X 14 - Lower 1
Laundry: 14 X 8 - Lower 1

Taxes: $4,029
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
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


Forced Air Heating, Oil, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Well Water, On Site Septic, 200+ Amp Service

Attached Garage, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Private Parking, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Exposed Beams, Family Room Off Kitchen, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Wet/Dry Bar, Daylight, Partial Basement, Garage Access Basement, Heated Basement, Partially Finished Basement, Rear Entrance Basement

Block Foundation, Brick Exterior, Other

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Public Elementary (7 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 3.01 mi
Mary D Lang Kindergarten Center Kennett Consolidated School District K Kennett Square 3.24 mi
Greenwood Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Kennett Square 3.73 mi
Hillendale Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K–5 Chadds Ford 3.82 mi
North Star Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 3.89 mi
New Garden Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Toughkenamon 4.14 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–8 Wilmington 4.7 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
duPont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Hockessin 1.43 mi
Kennett Middle School Kennett Consolidated School District 6–8 Landenberg 4.28 mi
Gateway Lab School Gateway Lab School 3–8 Wilmington 4.78 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9–12 Kennett Square 2.9 mi
McKean (Thomas) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9–12 Wilmington 3.63 mi
duPont (Alexis I.) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9–12 Wilmington 4.24 mi

Private (7 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Wilmington Christian School Inc. Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Hockessin 2.23 mi
The Hockessin Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Hockessin 2.34 mi
Centerville Layton School Nonsectarian Ungraded Wilmington 2.71 mi
Fairville Friends School Inc Friends Preschool–K Chadds Ford 3.27 mi
Ducklings Early Learning Center Nonsectarian K Kennett Square 3.57 mi
Wilmington Junior Academy Seventh-Day Adventist Preschool–8 Wilmington 4.09 mi
Limestone Hills Day School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 4.48 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

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: 1.3%
  • 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: Patterson-Schwartz-Hockessin , (302) 239-3000, realinfo@psre.com

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Listing data as of 3/03/2024.

537 Dawson Tract, Hockessin, DE 19707-9343

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