153 E Locust Lane, Kennett Square, PA 19348-1717 $1,595,000

Beds/Baths: 6/5.2
Interior Sq. Ft: 5,500
Acreage: 2.6
Age:75 years
Traditional, Colonial
MLS#: PACT2045992
Subdivision: None Available


Welcome to the grand 3-story stone colonial nestled on a sprawling 2.6-acre estate overlooking the picturesque Kennett Square Country Club and its meticulously manicured golf course. This timeless residence, built in 1948, exudes elegance and sophistication while offering modern comforts for luxurious living. As you enter the home, you’ll be captivated by the impeccable craftsmanship and attention to detail throughout its 10 rooms. The spacious layout boasts 5 bedrooms and 4 full paths plus 2 powder rooms, providing ample space for family and guests. Each room is thoughtfully designed, blending traditional charm with contemporary elements. There is also a second floor, 6th bedroom that would make an ideal In-Law or "Au Pair" suite, used by the previous owner as an in-home office. The main level is adorned with two inviting woodburning fireplaces, adding warmth and character to the living spaces. A floor to ceiling stone fireplace accents the sprawling Family Room. The formal Living Room offers a green marble fireplace. Whether you seek a cozy ambiance during winter evenings or a focal point for entertaining, these fireplaces create a captivating atmosphere. A heated, glass/screened porch permits year round enjoyment of the lust scenery. Step outside into the backyard oasis, where an inground pool awaits your enjoyment. Surrounded by lush greenery and complemented by a charming pool house, this private and protected retreat offers a refreshing respite during the warmer months. Relax poolside, entertain guests, or simply savor the serenity of your surroundings. A pool house with a full shower and bathroom offers a convenient changing area, bringing the total number of full bathrooms on the property to 6. The property’s prestigious location ensures a sense of exclusivity and privacy, as well as convenient access to the amenities of the renowned Kennett Square Country Club. Indulge in rounds of golf, fine dining, or social events, all just steps away from your front door. In summary, this grand stone colonial presents a unique opportunity to own an exquisite residence with a rich history. With its 3 stories, 13 rooms, 6 bedrooms, 5 baths, 2 fireplaces, and an idyllic 2.6-acre setting overlooking the Kennett Square Country Club and golf course, this home embodies refined living at its finest.

Primary Bed: 18 X 16 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 17 X 13 - Upper 1
Sitting Room: 13 X 13 - Upper 1
Bathroom 3: 13 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 14 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 5: 17 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 6: 18 X 17 - Upper 1
Laundry: Upper 1
Living Room: 20 X 16 - Main
Dining Room: 17 X 13 - Main
Kitchen: 18 X 15 - Main
Family Room: 39 X 21 - Main
Study: 19 X 12 - Main
Sun/Florida Room: 20 X 12 - Main
Taxes: $9,223
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Unionville-Chadds Ford
Elem. School: HillendaleMid. School: Charles F. PattonHigh School: Unionville


Hot Water Heating, Oil, Ceiling Fan(s), Wall Unit Cooling, Window Unit(s) Cooling, Electric, Hot Water - Oil, Public Water, Public Sewer, Circuit Breakers, Upper Floor Laundry

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

Attic, Cedar Closet(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Exposed Beams, Kitchen - Eat-In, Partial , Hardwood Flooring, Marble Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Marble Fireplace, Stone Fireplace, Plaster Walls, Double Hung Windows

Stone Foundation, Wood Roof, Stone Exterior, Wood Siding, Enclosed Porch/Deck, Patio(s), Outbuilding(s), In Ground Pool

Backs to Trees, Trees/Woods View

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Public Elementary (7 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Mary D Lang Kindergarten Center Kennett Consolidated School District K Kennett Square 1.68 mi
Unionville Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K–5 Kennett Square 1.98 mi
Greenwood Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Kennett Square 2.42 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Kennett Square 2.57 mi
Hillendale Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K–5 Chadds Ford 3.99 mi
New Garden Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Toughkenamon 4.32 mi
Pocopson Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K–5 West Chester 4.98 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Charles F Patton Middle School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District 6–8 Kennett Square 1.35 mi
duPont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Hockessin 4.74 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Unionville High School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District 9–12 Kennett Square 1.21 mi
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9–12 Kennett Square 1.97 mi

Private (4 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Ducklings Early Learning Center Nonsectarian K Kennett Square 1.85 mi
Upland Country Day School Nonsectarian Preschool–9 Kennett Square 2.59 mi
London Grove Friends Kindergarten Friends Preschool–K Kennett Square 3.24 mi
Fairville Friends School Inc Friends Preschool–K Chadds Ford 3.58 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Kennett Square (19348), Pennsylvania.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 23
  • Average salary of people in this community: $77,208

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 634
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.58
  • Households w/ Children: 58%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 6,292 (67.4%)
  • Rented: 2,648 (28.4%)
  • Vacant: 390 (4.2%)
  • Total: 9,330

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: 23,636
Households: 8,940
Median Age: 43.50

Climate and Weather

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Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 6.0%
  • Some High School: 3.0%
  • High School Graduate: 19.8%
  • Some College: 12.8%
  • Associate Degree: 4.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 28.8%
  • Graduate Degree: 25.0%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $96,729

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: $944
  • Two Bedroom: $1,016
  • Three Bedroom: $1,190
  • Four Bedroom: $1,423

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: BHHS Fox & Roach-Unionville , (610) 347-2065

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153 E Locust Lane, Kennett Square, PA 19348-1717

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