|Lot Size:||3.13 Acres|
|Country:||United States of America|
|Location:||Tewksbury, NJ 07830|
This thoughtfully designed, bright, open 3-bedroom ranch-style home was custom-built by its current owners in 2005 and designed by Ed O’Brien, AIA, and is sited thoughtfully on 3.13 acres in a desirable residential neighborhood which features single-family homes and equestrian estates.
The home’s interior features include a well-conceived floor plan that is open and flowing for entertaining yet intimate for daily living. Thorough and detailed finishes accent the elegant simplicity of the architecture and functionality of the home and include many custom features including built-in shelving and cabinetry, hardwood floors, and glass-paneled doors. The generous, plentiful windows and custom-designed lighting bring natural and supplemental light into the home throughout the day.
The formal entrance to the home is accented by a covered porch and double glass-paneled doors with an accent window above. The elegant foyer features a generous coat closet, a powder room, and ceramic tile floor. The airy entrance with high ceilings flows easily into the rest of the home.
The expansive great room features soaring cathedral ceilings, extensive recessed lighting, wood floors, and double ceiling fans. The focal points of the room are a gas-burning fireplace with a full-wall stone surround accented by a stone raised hearth and a large wall of custom architectural windows overlooking the backyard. The great room also allows access to the backyard through French doors.
The large eat-in kitchen features high-end custom wood cabinetry, double undermount stainless steel sink, extensive recessed and under-cabinet lighting, and hardwood floors. Appliances in the kitchen include a Kitchen Aid refrigerator, a Jenn Air cook-top, Kitchen Aid double wall oven with warming drawer, and a Kitchen Aid stainless steel dishwasher. The kitchen’s counter tops including the large center island is topped with black granite with an antiqued, matte finish and features a large breakfast bar, cabinet storage, and an under-counter built-in microwave drawer. The custom cabinetry in the kitchen also includes a separate counter area with glass-front cabinets above for display, under-counter cabinets. The kitchen connects to the family room, dining room, sunroom, mudroom, and garage and has two sets of double sliding doors leading to the bluestone patio. A mudroom connects the kitchen and the garage and features a two large closets, a second powder room and a thoughtfully-crafted ceramic potting sink on a wooden vanity resembling a potting bench.
All bedrooms are located in the same wing of the home, separate from the entertaining areas of the home and thoughtfully-arranged to maintain separation between the master bedroom suite and the secondary bedrooms. The master bedroom suite features an en suite bathroom, large, walk-in closet, hardwood floors, recessed lighting, a ceiling fan and sliders out the the deck overlooking the backyard. The en-suite bathroom features a soaking tub, a double vanity with granite counters and under-cabinet storage, and a stall shower. The walk-in closet features extensive custom built-in shelving and cabinetry with plentiful hanging, drawer, and shelf storage, as well as accent mirrors, wood floors and a window to let in natural light.
The larger of the two additional bedrooms features a large closet, hardwood floors, and three large windows. The third bedroom features two large windows looking into the backyard, a double closet, and hardwood floors. All of the bedrooms feature the same high ceilings as throughout the rest of the house. The main bathroom features a granite-topped double vanity with drawers and cabinets for storage, undermount sinks, a tub shower and ceramic floor tiles. The finished basement includes a large cedar closet for storage, a large, open area perfect for additional living space, and a separate utility area.
Systems of the home include 200 ampere electrical service, 3-bedroom septic system, well water, 2-zone central air conditioning, 8-zone radiant hot water heating system, partial solar power, smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors, and fire extinguishers.
The property is located in Tewksbury Township — one of the most prestigious areas of Hunterdon County, a town renowned for its natural beauty, private estates, and upscale lifestyle. It is close to the historic villages of Mountainville, Oldwick, and Califon, as well as the Columbia Trail, Ken Lockwood Gorge, and Christie Hoffman Farm Park areas popular for outdoor recreation. The property is served by Tewksbury Elementary School, Old Turnpike School, and Voorhees High School and is also convenient to private schools as well as shopping, golf courses (Fiddler’s Elbow, Beaver Brook, Hamilton Farm, Trump National), country clubs, commuter highways (Interstates 78 and 287 and State Highways, 22 and 31), buses and trains to New York City, and airports including Newark Liberty International Airport and smaller regional airports.