173 Candlewyck Drive, Avondale, PA 19311-1436 $1,449,999

Beds/Baths: 5/4.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 5,284
Acreage: 5.83
Age:303 years
MLS#: PACT2045042
Subdivision: None Available


Welcome to Penn Hollow, a stunning historic manor located at 173 Candlewyck Dr. in Avondale, PA. This move-in-ready property offers luxurious living with all the charm and character of a European farmhouse. With 5 bedrooms and 4.1 bathrooms spread over 5,284 Sq Ft, this property offers plenty of space that can be easily configured for families of all sizes. The chef’s eat-in kitchen is a dream come true for any culinary enthusiast, complete with modern appliances and gorgeous finishes. The 5 working fireplaces throughout the home create a cozy and inviting atmosphere that is perfect for entertaining guests. One of the standout features of this property is the primary bedroom en-suite, which boasts tons of natural light, spectacular pastured views, three closets, and a unique bathroom highlighted by a stone wall, heated floor and a grand shower. This luxurious space also features a private staircase to the main level, providing a perfect blend of privacy and convenience. In addition to the stunning main residence, Penn Hollow also features a multi-level, two-stall barn, two detached garages, and 5.83 acres of land with three lush fenced pastures. This property is perfect for equestrian enthusiasts or those looking for plenty of space for outdoor activities. Penn Hollow is also equipped with all the modern amenities you could need, including central A/C, an in-ground pool, and public water & public sewer. Its location is unbeatable - nestled next to a friendly neighborhood, yet just a short drive to shops, restaurants, award-winning Kennett Schools as well as Private Schools in Chester County & in the Wilmington Area. If you're looking for a unique and luxurious property that offers all the amenities of modern living while still maintaining its historic charm, Penn Hollow is the perfect choice. Come see it for yourself and experience the tranquility and beauty of this one-of-a-kind estate. (See video in MLS for 3-D Virtual Tour and Floor Plan)

Attic: Upper 2
Primary Bed: Upper 1
Primary Bath: Upper 1
Bedroom 2: Upper 1
Bedroom 3: Upper 1
Bedroom 4: Upper 1
Bedroom 5: Upper 1
Bathroom 1: Upper 1
Bathroom 2: Upper 1
Bathroom 3: Upper 1
Laundry: Upper 1
Sitting Room: Upper 1
Other: Upper 1
Foyer: Main
Dining Room: Main
Kitchen: Main
Breakfast Room: Main
Living Room: Main
Family Room: Main
Bonus Room: Main
Half Bath: Main
Basement: Lower 1
Taxes: $13,586
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Kennett Consolidated


Forced Air Heating, Radiant Heating, Oil, Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C, Ductless/Mini-Split, Electric, Hot Water - Electric, Hot Water - Oil, Public Water, Sewer/Septic - Grinder Pump, Public Septic, Upper Floor Laundry, Propane

Detached Garage, Driveway, Additional Storage Area, Detached Garage Spaces #: 3;

Full Basement, Outside Entrance Basement, Basement Sump Pump, Unfinished Basement, Basement Workshop, Carpet Flooring, Tile/Brick Flooring, Wood Flooring, Security System

Stone Foundation, Frame Exterior, HardiPlank Type, Masonry, Deck(s), Hot Tub, Outbuilding(s), Fenced Pool, In Ground Pool, Saltwater Pool, Concrete Pool, Pool/Spa Combo

Backs - Open Common Area, Cleared Lot, Creek/Stream View, Pond View, Split Rail Fence

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Public Elementary (7 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
New Garden Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Toughkenamon 1.08 mi
Mary D Lang Kindergarten Center Kennett Consolidated School District K Kennett Square 1.83 mi
Bancroft Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Kennett Square 2.14 mi
North Star Elementary School Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 3.82 mi
Avon Grove Charter School Avon Grove Charter School K–12 West Grove 3.94 mi
Greenwood Elementary School Kennett Consolidated School District 1–5 Kennett Square 4.56 mi
William F. Cooke Junior Elementary Red Clay Consolidated School District K–5 Hockessin 4.95 mi

Public Middle (5 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Kennett Middle School Kennett Consolidated School District 6–8 Landenberg 1.91 mi
duPont (H.B.) Middle School Red Clay Consolidated School District 6–8 Hockessin 2.51 mi
Avon Grove Charter School Avon Grove Charter School K–12 West Grove 3.94 mi
Fred S Engle Middle School Avon Grove School District 7–8 West Grove 4.43 mi
Charles F Patton Middle School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District 6–8 Kennett Square 4.54 mi

Public High (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Kennett High School Kennett Consolidated School District 9–12 Kennett Square 1.73 mi
Avon Grove Charter School Avon Grove Charter School K–12 West Grove 3.94 mi
Unionville High School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District 9–12 Kennett Square 4.41 mi
Avon Grove High School Avon Grove School District 9–12 West Grove 4.55 mi

Private (7 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Upland Country Day School Nonsectarian Preschool–9 Kennett Square 3.75 mi
Ducklings Early Learning Center Nonsectarian K Kennett Square 3.99 mi
The Hockessin Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Hockessin 3.99 mi
London Grove Friends Kindergarten Friends Preschool–K Kennett Square 4.07 mi
Avon Grove Nazarene Academy Church of the Nazarene Preschool–K West Grove 4.46 mi
Wilmington Christian School Inc. Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Hockessin 4.5 mi
Assumption Bvm School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 West Grove 4.63 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Avondale (19311), Pennsylvania.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 27
  • Average salary of people in this community: $80,575

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 753
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.98
  • Households w/ Children: 82%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 2,585 (80.5%)
  • Rented: 530 (16.5%)
  • Vacant: 95 (3.0%)
  • Total: 3,210

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: 9,541
Households: 3,115
Median Age: 36.60

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 8.1%
  • Some High School: 5.0%
  • High School Graduate: 17.4%
  • Some College: 12.4%
  • Associate Degree: 4.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 25.7%
  • Graduate Degree: 26.5%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $125,104

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: $1,180
  • Two Bedroom: $1,120
  • Three Bedroom: $1,252
  • Four Bedroom: $2,219

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Listing Courtesy of: RE/MAX Town & Country , (610) 675-7100, sandy@sandymariani.com

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Listing data as of 9/27/2023.

173 Candlewyck Drive, Avondale, PA 19311-1436

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