Views - Master on Main
277 Kennett Pike Chadds Ford, PA
$ 700,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PACT509668
  • TypePending
  • CountyCHESTER
  • CityChadds Ford
  • AreaKennett Twp
  • NeighborhoodNONE AVAILABLE
  • Zip19317
  • StyleTraditional,Farmhouse/National Folk
  • Year Built1857
  • Taxes8640
  • Price$ 700,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3244
  • Lot Size2 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
Property Description

After 50 years of ownership, this elegant home in Chadds Ford is available for sale! Originally built by Dinah & Isaac Mendenhall in 1857, this home is rich in history. Don't miss this five bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home situated on 2 acres with a pool. The grounds are spectacular with specimen trees and beautiful plantings. The first floor features a large living room with a marble surround and custom mill work, a formal dining room with a built-in china cabinet, an eat-in kitchen with granite counter tops and custom cherry cabinets plus a spacious year-round sun room overlooking the gardens and pool. A 1971 addition built by Snyder Crompton includes a first-floor master suite, family room/library with a wood burning fireplace, and main floor laundry plus a 2-car garage and workroom below. There is plenty of storage in the attic, garage, basement and root cellar. The second floor includes four more bedrooms with a full bath, all of which overlooks the grounds. The home has gorgeous random-width long leaf pine floors throughout the home. This home is ready for its new owner and guests! Enjoy relaxing by the pool, playing games in the yard, or spending time with friends and family on the wrap around porch. This is your chance to own a little bit of history as this home holds national historical significance. Video:

High School
Kennett High School
Price History
6/26/2020 Listed $675,000

General Features

Accessibility Entry Slope <1', Level Entry - Main
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Oven - Wall, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Heater
Architectural Style Traditional, Farmhouse/National Folk
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick
Cool Fuel Natural Gas
Cooling Central A/C
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Exterior Features Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting
Flooring Hardwood
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Heat Pump(s)
High School KENNETT
Interior Features Attic, Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Entry Level Bedroom, Stain/Lead Glass, Wainscotting, Window Treatments, Wood Floors
Levels 4
MLS Area Kennett Twp (10362)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Features Asphalt Driveway
Patio/Porch Features Wrap Around, Porch(es), Patio(s), Brick
Pool Features In Ground
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 215.78
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Excellent
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Roof Asphalt
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer On Site Septic
Structure Type Detached
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Garden/Lawn
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning R2

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3244
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Full
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Brick, Other
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Main Floor
Living Area 3244
Main Level Bedrooms 1
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Basement, Foyer, Bedroom 1, Sun/Florida Room, Laundry, Bathroom 3
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 5

Exterior Features

Half Baths 1
# Of Attached Garage Spaces 2
Fencing Split Rail
Garage Features Oversized, Garage Door Opener, Basement Garage
Horse Y/N No
Inclusions Pool equipment, refrigerator, window treatments, washer and dryer.
Lot Dimensions 0.00 x 0.00
Lot Size Acres 2.00
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 87120.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N Yes - Personal
Spa No
Total Parking Spaces 10
Type of Parking Attached Garage, Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19317

AVG $490K
AVG $8,529
AVG 45
Year Built
AVG 1979

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