166 Thompson Drive, Hockessin, DE 19707 $979,900

Beds/Baths: 5/3.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 7,671
Acreage: 1.06
Age:30 years
MLS#: DENC2062434
Mobile#: 9954
Subdivision: Hockessin Valley F


Rarely available 5 bedroom, 3.5 bath, R.C. People’s brick colonial on an oversized lot with over 7,500 sf of finished living space. This home is an exceptional value at $201 per square foot in a prestigious Hockessin community within the Red Clay School District. Similar homes in the community are selling at $258/sf or higher. Entering through the double wide front entry doors from your covered porch, you find yourself in your grand two story foyer full of natural light and gleaming hardwood floors. On your left is a private first floor bedroom/home office with stained moldings. To your right is your spacious living room with a gas fireplace connecting to your dining room by beautifully finished15 lite french doors. The adjacent eat in kitchen is magnificent, featuring plenty of prep space on your sparking granite countertops and center island. Entertaining friends and family is easy with the use of your six burner gas stove and two electric ovens. Beautifully crafted 42 in high white finished cabinets provide more than ample cabinet and storage space. The kitchen eating area is spacious and opens to your 320 sf sun room featuring casement windows and a sliding glass door leading to your deck. The main floor full bath has granite countertop and walk in shower. Rounding out the first floor is your family room with a floor to ceiling brick fireplace flanked by open shelving and a cathedral ceiling. Two skylights and a triple bay window offer tons of natural light. Traversing the turned staircase, you immediately notice the unique bridge to bedroom two with its own private half bath. All upper floor bedrooms have hardwood floors under the carpet. Bedrooms 3 and 4 are just steps away from the beautifully remodeled full bath with granite countertop, double sinks and a tub/shower combo. The primary bedroom offers you both tranquility and privacy. The bedroom is spacious and is adjoined by a sitting room leading to both your grand walk in closet and an amenity filled five piece master bath with dual shower heads in your spacious tiled shower, double sinks within your granite countertop, and your jetted soaking tub with a dedicated hot water heater. Moving to the lower level you will find an enormous finished room which could be used as an in-law suite or income suite as it offers a private entrance from your three car garage. It could also be used to accommodate multiple gaming tables and the adjacent bonus room can be used as a playroom, craft room, or home theater. The rear oversized lot is flat and open for your outdoor activities and includes a play set.

Living Room: 21 X 14 - Main
Bedroom 1: 16 X 13 - Main
Kitchen: 31 X 15 - Main
Dining Room: 21 X 14 - Main
Sun/Florida Room: 20 X 16 - Main
Family Room: 24 X 22 - Main
Primary Bed: 19 X 18 - Upper 1
Sitting Room: 17 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 17 X 14 - Upper 1
Bathroom 3: 16 X 14 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 12 X 12 - Upper 1
Recreation Room: 44 X 27 - Lower 1
Bonus Room: 17 X 14 - Lower 1
Primary Bath: Upper 1
Taxes: $6,669
Home Assoc: $75/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Buyer Agency Comp*: 2.5 % Of Gross
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Red Clay Consolidated
Elem. School: North StarMid. School: Henry B. Du PontHigh School: Dickinson
*The listing broker's offer of compensation is made only to participants of BrightMLS


HOA: Yes;

Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Natural Gas, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, Circuit Breakers, Underground, Main Floor Laundry, Under Ground Utilities

Attached Garage, Off Street, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry, Attached Garage Spaces #: 3;

Bar, Breakfast Area, Ceiling Fan(s), Chair Railings, Entry Level Bedroom, Kitchen - Eat-In, Fully Finished Basement, Carpet Flooring, Ceramic Tile Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Brick Fireplace, Fireplace - Glass Doors, Dry Wall, Bay/Bow Windows, Casement Windows, Window Screens, Skylights, Double Hung Windows, French Doors, Sliding Glass Doors, Security System

Block Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Brick Front Exterior, Copper Plumbing, Stick Built Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Play Equipment

Open Lot, Trees/Wooded, None, Black Top Road

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Public Elementary (10 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
North Star Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 1.04 mi
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 1.78 mi
Linden Hill Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 3 mi
New Garden Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Toughkenamon 3.36 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–8 Wilmington 3.39 mi
Heritage Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 3.83 mi
Wilson (Etta J.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.21 mi
Mote (Anna P.) Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.36 mi
Mary D Lang Kindergarten Center Kennett Consolidated School District K Kennett Square 4.59 mi
Marbrook Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.66 mi

Public Middle (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
duPont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Hockessin 1.67 mi
Kennett Middle School Kennett Consolidated School District 6–8 Landenberg 2.78 mi
Skyline Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Wilmington 3.71 mi
Gateway Charter School Gateway Charter School 3–8 Wilmington 4.38 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
McKean (Thomas) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9–12 Wilmington 2.22 mi
Dickinson (John) School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 3.65 mi
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9–12 Kennett Square 4.28 mi

Private (12 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
The Hockessin Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Hockessin 1.03 mi
Cacc Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Hockessin 1.19 mi
Wilmington Christian School Inc. Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Hockessin 1.77 mi
Limestone Hills Day School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 1.83 mi
The Independence School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Newark 2.37 mi
Wilmington Junior Academy Seventh-Day Adventist Preschool–8 Wilmington 2.52 mi
St John The Beloved School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Wilmington 3.64 mi
St Mark's High School Roman Catholic 9–12 Wilmington 4.11 mi
Towle Institute Christian (no specific denomination) 4–12 Newark 4.42 mi
Developing Minds Preschool And Learning Center Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 4.52 mi
The Tatnall School Nonsectarian Preschool–12 Wilmington 4.55 mi
Destiny Calling Academy Christian (no specific denomination) K–12 Wilmington 4.62 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: 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

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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

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166 Thompson Drive, Hockessin, DE 19707

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