504 Thorndale Drive, Hockessin, DE 19707 $602,000

Beds/Baths: 4/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,975
Acreage: 0.4
Age:24 years
MLS#: DENC2011622
Mobile#: 5675
Subdivision: Westridge


RARE OPPORTUNITY TO BECOME PART OF THE COVETED WESTRIDGE COMMUNITY! This is your chance to enjoy your dream home in one of Hockessin’s most popular neighborhoods which is part of the Cooke Elementary School feeder pattern. Pride of original ownership abounds in this Richmond IV model that boasts so much, including newer (2019) furnace, AC, and driveway. Create culinary masterpieces in the updated chef’s kitchen with gas cooking. The impressive two-story entrance foyer offers hardwood flooring, crown molding, a chair rail, two closets, and a carpeted stairway with stained spindles and handrail. The formal living room features hardwood flooring, crown molding, wainscoting, two large windows, and French doors that lead to the family room. The formal dining room offers hardwood flooring, crown molding, wainscoting, two nicely sized windows, and a new chandelier. The updated kitchen is the heart of the home! Admire the 42” soft -pull cherry cabinets with brass pulls; the 4x4 tile backsplash; quartz countertops; tile flooring; a new light fixture plus lots of recessed lighting; a double pantry; and a window over the sink. There’s also a sizeable island with soft-close doors, a beverage refrigerator and a large nook with a sliding glass door that leads to the patio. Perfection! The fabulous family room boasts a vaulted ceiling with skylights, lots of windows, including two circle-tops, a floor-to-ceiling gas fireplace, lots of recessed lighting, and newer carpeting. The current laundry room (the first floor study on the original plan), is located on the first floor and offers durable vinyl flooring, a window, and a utility sink with cabinetry above. The original laundry room is currently being used as a mudroom and could be converted back to a laundry room; it includes a door to the back yard. A pretty powder room with a newer vanity completes the first floor. At the end of the day, relax in the freshly painted and carpeted primary bedroom. This suite offers two nicely sized side windows plus double windows; a ceiling fan; and two walk-in closets. A large sitting room (the sellers used this room as their study/office) with two windows and a ceiling fan complete this serene space! The primary bath boasts double sinks, cherry cabinetry, a linen closet, a Jacuzzi with jets, and a double window. The second bedroom, at the front of the home, includes a double closet, new neutral carpeting, fresh paint, and a ceiling fan. The third bedroom features new neutral carpeting, a double door closet with organizers, and a ceiling fan with light. The fourth bedroom has a double closet with organizers, a large window, and a ceiling fan with light. The secondary bedrooms share the hall bath that has double sinks, tile flooring, a one-piece open tub, and a nicely sized window. The lower level of this home has insulation in place and is simply awaiting your finishing touches to create more living space. The possibilities are endless! The home is wired for a portable whole house generator and there is an additional 50 amp sub-panel in the basement. There is also wiring in place for a hot tub! Outside, a paver patio with speakers leads to private, wooded space…relax and enjoy beautiful seasonal views! This property is part of the Cooke Elementary School feeder pattern and enjoys a central location with many nearby amenities, including schools, the library, parks, fine and casual dining, boutique shopping, the state-of-the-art Hockessin Athletic Club, and so much more! Tour this home today…it won’t last! SHOWINGS BEGIN AT SUNDAY’S OPEN HOUSE (12/5, 1-3PM).

Primary Bed: 22 X 17 - Upper 1
Bedroom 1: 13 X 11 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 13 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 14 X 10 - Upper 1
Kitchen: 13 X 12 - Main
Dining Room: 13 X 13 - Main
Family Room: 21 X 13 - Main
Living Room: 14 X 14 - Main
Other: 10 X 12 - Main

Taxes: $4,714
Home Assoc: $285/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Red Clay Consolidated
Elem. School: Cooke Mid. School: Henry B. Du Pont High 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

Attached Garage, Garage - Side Entry, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Breakfast Area, Crown Moldings, Kitchen - Island, Wainscotting, Full Basement, Carpet Flooring, Ceramic Tile Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding, Street Lights


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Public Elementary (7 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
North Star Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 2.03 mi
New Garden Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Toughkenamon 2.42 mi
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 2.73 mi
Mary D Lang Kindergarten Center Kennett Consolidated School District K Kennett Square 3.3 mi
Linden Hill Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Wilmington 4.29 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Kennett Square 4.35 mi
Brandywine Springs School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–8 Wilmington 4.51 mi

Public Middle (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
duPont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Hockessin 0.79 mi
Kennett Middle School Kennett Consolidated School District 6–8 Landenberg 2.2 mi
Skyline Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Wilmington 4.99 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9–12 Kennett Square 3.01 mi
McKean (Thomas) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 9–12 Wilmington 3.3 mi
Dickinson (John) High School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–12 Wilmington 4.92 mi

Private (8 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
The Hockessin Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Hockessin 1.78 mi
Wilmington Christian School Inc. Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Hockessin 2.36 mi
Limestone Hills Day School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Wilmington 3.09 mi
The Independence School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Newark 3.53 mi
Wilmington Junior Academy Seventh-Day Adventist Preschool–8 Wilmington 3.67 mi
Ducklings Early Learning Center Nonsectarian K Kennett Square 4.8 mi
St John The Beloved School Roman Catholic K–8 Wilmington 4.83 mi
Centerville Layton School Nonsectarian Ungraded Wilmington 4.93 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: 26
  • Average salary of people in this community: $89,848

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,219
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.65
  • Households w/ Children: 57%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 5,183 (85.0%)
  • Rented: 772 (12.7%)
  • Vacant: 144 (2.4%)
  • Total: 6,099

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: 16,113
Households: 5,955
Median Age: 48.00

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.7%
  • Some High School: 1.5%
  • High School Graduate: 12.2%
  • Some College: 12.0%
  • Associate Degree: 5.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 32.5%
  • Graduate Degree: 34.4%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $126,987

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: $2,298
  • Three Bedroom: $1,680

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504 Thorndale Drive, Hockessin, DE 19707

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