1 Jacobs Way, Chadds Ford, PA 19317 $905,000

Beds/Baths: 6/4.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 4,760
Acreage: 2.1
Age:18 years
MLS#: PACT520032
Mobile#: 2927
Subdivision: Mendenhall Woods


Visit this home virtually: http://www.vht.com/434116699/IDXS The three L's in real estate - LOCATION! This is a fabulous one-of-a-kind Tony Webb designed Pennsylvania Fieldstone Farmhouse Colonial priced below appraisal!! Custom built in 2002 (with an engraved date stone) on an ideal 2.1 acre lot with both a large yard with plenty of room for play and mature trees backing to woods. Situated on a private lane with only 4 homes, it feels secluded, yet is so close to everything - just 1/2 mile off of rt 52 south of rt 1. Fantastic location just 15 mins from downtown Wilmington, but in the UCFSD. Built with high quality materials, real stone front giving the front 12" window sills, site finished 4" and 5" random width red oak flooring, nothing pre-fabricated, stick built structure with 2x6 framing, SDL front windows in the stone, low E double hung windows throughout remainder. The southwest exposure ensures natural light streaming in from dawn to dusk. This house has FOUR fireplaces, front and back staircases, and a huge deck for entertaining. Family Room is breathtaking with soaring vaulted ceiling with a huge floor to ceiling stone fireplace, two skylights and two front dormers with paladian windows. Triple French door leads to gorgeous screened porch overlooking the picturesque yard. Holiday light wired single switch operates all of the windows recepticles in the front and side of the house.10' high Superior wall precast 5000psi concrete wall system in the basement with fully exposed daylight rear walkout, gorgeous Stone woodburning fireplace and double french doors to pavered and concrete patio. Large kitchen loaded with natural cherry cabinetry, two of which are glass paned with enhanced lighting, granite island and counters, double ovens and 5 burner gas cooktop. Fantastic layout for a large family with a first floor bedroom with en suite bath. Five bedrooms on the 2nd floor all with walk-in closets, and a 2nd floor laundry. One bedroom is a princess suite with en suite bath, the other 3 share a large marble split bath with 3 sinks, a custom tile and glass shower, and a separate whirlpool tub. The main bedroom suite is the epitome of luxury with a double door entry to a foyer, arched opening into the bedroom with corner gas fireplace, tray ceiling and huge palladian window. There are two walk-in closets, and a cozy sitting room with double french doors to a private balcony. The master bathroom has an antique wormy chestnut reclaimed floor, dual corian vanities, a whirlpool that comfortably fits two adults, and a large tiled shower with two separate controls and shower heads. House is wired for sound with built in speakers everywhere except secondary bedrooms. Doorbell is the Door Fone intercom system with different ring patterns for the front door and mudroom door. Huge oversized 3 car garage can fit 3 Suburbans, plus a workbench and refrigerator, Only one step up to go into the house from the garage. Even more exciting is the full walk-up attic with rough plumbing for additional bathroom - this could be finished into more bedrooms, an office, studio or game room. New in 2020: Custom stone and tile backsplash, concrete patio, brand new carpet installed on 10/30 , hardwood all refinished and newly installed in the family room. Super energy efficient house and natural gas heat and cooking!!! Wonderful floor plan feels traditional, yet has all of the modern luxuries for today's family living. Don't delay, be in your dream home for the holidays!

Living Room: 16 X 13 - Main
Dining Room: 16 X 13 - Main
Kitchen: 17 X 13 - Main
Breakfast Room: 13 X 11 - Main
Family Room: 23 X 20 - Main
Additional Bedroom: 13 X 11 - Main
Mud Room: 7 X 6 - Main
Screened Porch: 16 X 14 - Main
Bedroom 1: 17 X 14 - Upper 1
Sitting Room: 11 X 8 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 14 X 13 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 13 X 11 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 12 X 11 - Upper 1
Bedroom 5: 12 X 12 - Upper 1
Taxes: $12,578
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Unionville-Chadds Ford


90% Forced Air, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Well Water, Gravity Septic Field, Upper Floor Laundry, Natural Gas Available, Under Ground Utilities

Attached Garage, Driveway, Additional Storage Area, Built In, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry, Inside Access, Oversized, Private Parking, Attached Garage Spaces #: 3;

Attic, Breakfast Area, Ceiling Fan(s), Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Additional Stairway, Basement Connecting Stairway, Daylight, Full Basement, Full Basement, Improved Basement, Interior Access Basement, Outside Entrance Basement, Hardwood Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Heatilator, Mantel(s), Marble Fireplace, Stone Fireplace, Corner Fireplace, Low-E Windows, Palladian Windows, Window Screens, Skylights, Wood Frame Windows, French Doors, Six Panel Doors

Architectural Shingle Roof, Stone Exterior, Balcony, Deck(s), Patio(s), Porch(es), Screened Porch/Deck, Exterior Lighting

Backs to Trees, Front Yard, Level Lot, Non-Tidal Wetland Lot, Not In Development Lot, PUD Lot, Premium Lot, Trees/Woods View

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Public Elementary (5 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Hillendale Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K–5 Chadds Ford 0.54 mi
Greenwood Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Kennett Square 1.98 mi
Chadds Ford Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K–5 Chadds Ford 2.22 mi
Pocopson Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K–5 West Chester 3.22 mi
Mary D Lang Kindergarten Center Kennett Consolidated School District K Kennett Square 4.32 mi

Public Middle (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
duPont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Hockessin 4.85 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9–12 Kennett Square 4.18 mi

Private (5 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Fairville Friends School Inc Friends Preschool–K Chadds Ford 0.78 mi
Centerville Layton School Nonsectarian Ungraded Wilmington 1.71 mi
Ducklings Early Learning Center Nonsectarian K Kennett Square 2.49 mi
The Pilot School Nonsectarian K–8 Wilmington 4.75 mi
Goddard School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Chadds Ford 4.85 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Chadds Ford (19317), Pennsylvania.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 29
  • Average salary of people in this community: $89,124

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 465
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.67
  • Households w/ Children: 62%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 3,062 (81.5%)
  • Rented: 642 (17.1%)
  • Vacant: 53 (1.4%)
  • Total: 3,757

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: 9,904
Households: 3,704
Median Age: 45.30

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 1.0%
  • Some High School: 0.2%
  • High School Graduate: 15.7%
  • Some College: 12.9%
  • Associate Degree: 4.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 29.1%
  • Graduate Degree: 36.1%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $130,500

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: $1,430
  • Two Bedroom: $1,643
  • Three Bedroom: $2,512

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