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113 MITCHELL RD HOCKESSIN, DE 19707

$595,000

4

Bedrooms

3

Total Baths

2

Full Baths

3,375

Square Feet

4.40

Acres

1823

Year Built

19 days

On Website

Active Under Contract

Status

Rare opportunity to own a piece of history in the Red Clay Valley. The original stone house was built in 1823 by the Montgomery on or near the site of a log cabin built by the Montgomery ancestors. In 1888 the home was purchased by the Mitchell family at a sheriff's sale. A two story addition was added shortly after along with Victorian features such as the front porch. Both the original house and the addition were stuccoed. The house stayed in the Mitchell family for over 100 years which it was purchased and restoration began. The current owners purchased the home in 1995 and over the course of 3 years finished the restoration process and added the wing to the home that includes the primary bathroom, laundry room, family room, kitchen, powder room, and office. A historical reproduction of an old barn was built as the garage. Native plants, patio, and stone walls with stairway to back door were added to enhance the natural lay of the land. In 2001 an outbuilding in keeping with the architecture was built to house an Endless Pool. Inside the home you will find modern amenities like the nicely appointed kitchen with abundant cabinetry, stainless appliances and granite counters seamlessly blended with the original architectural features like the original cooking fireplace, stone entry step, and 5 fireplaces. The original well has even been preserved under one of the additions as an architectural feature with access by a trap door covering the well protected by safety glass and lite from underneath. An updated primary suite is comprised of bedroom with fireplace, spacious dressing area with built-in cabinetry, smaller dressing area that leads to private bathroom and laundry room. A back staircase leads down to the breakfast room and kitchen. Main floor has a traditional feel with a front keeping room at the front door, den with corner fireplace, spacious front to back dining room, kitchen with breakfast room with wood stove, and family room with gas fireplace. While the floor plan is traditional there is a flexibility in use and can allow for multiple home office/study rooms or private den. A home office is located above the back entry mudroom and has a loft feel. Situated on 4.4 beautiful acres just a short drive from the heart of Hockessin. A one of kind property that is looking for the next steward to continue the adaptation into today's modern world without losing the details of yesteryear.

Listed By Compass

Details


Interior
Bathrooms Full
2
Bathrooms Half
1
Bathrooms Total
3
Bedrooms Total
4
Flooring
Hardwood
Living Area
3,375 SqFt.

Building And Construction
Property Sub Type
Single Family Residence
Property Type
Residential
Year Built
1823

Exterior And Lot
Lot Size Acres
4.4
Lot Size Square Feet
191664
Lot Size Units
Square Feet
Pool
Yes - Personal
Zoning
NC21

Utilities
Cooling
Central A/C
Cooling Fuel
Electric
Heating
Forced Air
Heating Fuel
Natural Gas
Hot Water
Natural Gas

Area And Schools
City
Hockessin
County Or Parish
New Castle
High School District
Red Clay Consolidated
Subdivision Name
Westover Chase

Financial Info
Buyer Agency Compensation
2.5%
County Tax
1237.00
Short Sale
No
Tax Annual Amount
$4,911.00
Tax Year
2021

Additional Info
Garage Features
Garage Door Opener
Price Per SQFT
176.30
School Tax
3674.00
Status Detail
Active Under Contract
Tax Total Finished SQFT
3375
Total Below Grade SQFT
0
Total SQFT
3375

Listing By Compass

MLS# DENC2008144

Data Last Updated 10:14AM - 10/24/2021

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