Inspired by Old-World manors of the rural French countryside, this unique 5 bedroom, 4 1/2 bath home s located in the picturesque Summit NJ Northside neighborhood, a short distance to downtown shopping, schools, and NYC-Direct Summit trains.
The home, built in 1931, combines Normandy farmhouse and French manor styles of architecture, including a gambrel-style, pitched slate roof, gabled dormers, a dovecote turret, all chimney, half-timber beam detail, and stain-glass windows.
Foyer - opens into a coat closet, powder room, living room, dining room, kitchen, stairs to the second floor
Expansive gourmet cook's kitchen featuring Viking, Dacor, Subzero appliances, a large island, abundant custom painted cabinetry, a stunning Bahia blue granite countertop, breakfast room, beverage center, and easy flow to the garden for alfresco dining
Wall of custom cabinetry features easy storage for all your dining supplies to host great dinner parties, inlaid wood floors, stained glass windows.
Large room with wood-beamed ceiling, wood-burning fireplaceFamily Room - cathedral ceiling, skylights, recessed lighting a large gas fireplace, and French doors that open to a private bluestone patio and idyllic rear garden.
Entrance to 2-Car Garage
Wall of custom shelving across the full width of the garage
Master bath with over-sized walk-in shower w stained glass window & custom tile work; walk-in closet.
all with a wall of custom cabinetry, closets, and shelving.Hall Bathroom: stained glass window, custom tile work
Hall Linen Closet
overlooking the back gardens, stained glass double windows in the bathroom
Walk-in Attic: window, easy access, and use
Spacious room, recessed lighting
Striking stainless steel bank vault door opens into spacious wine storage and serving space
Large area with lots of countertop space, clothes rod for drip-dry space, laundry sink, a wall of built-in shelving for storage
Wall of built-in storage, workbench
Professionally landscaped, set-back from the street on .41 acresFront yard: Bluestone front walkway leading to stone steps and entry porch, sweeping front yard, surrounded by trees, shrubs and tiered garden
Private yard with bluestone patio, meandering stone wall, garden stepping stones; perfect indoor/outdoor space for alfresco dining.
6-zone Gas Heating;
2-Units - Central Air Conditioning;
(new)50-gallon Hot water heater;
2 Fireplaces (1 wood, 1 gas)
Kitchen: Gas Stove (Viking), 2 Ovens (Dacor 1 convection-capable), 2 Bosch dishwashers, Sub-Zero Refrigerator, Beverage Center w/frig, 2 prep areas with sinks (1 copper patina), Quality Custom Cabinetry, Bahia Blue Granite Island;
Built-in cabinetry in 3 bedrooms, dining room.
Master Suite with walk-in closet, large circular shower (2 shower heads, temp control gauge)
Refinished wood floors throughout (except master & guest suite, basement)
Recessed lighting (all rooms)
New windows & screens and stained-glass windows.
Skylights in FR, back foyer, & kitchenSump pump
New 50-gal hot water heater
New copper gutters & downspouts
New outdoor house paint
2 backyard patios (upper & lower level-1 bluestone, 1 slate)
Front & back landscape
Wrought iron fencing
Finished Basement: Recreation room, full bath, wine cellar; laundry room with sink, built-in shelves/tables & large workspace;
Workroom/storage with built-in shelves; unfinished crawl space for storage2 car-garage built-in storage shelves