$ 1, 599, 900
7 Hedge Row Crossing
SOPHISTICATED CUSTOM COLONIAL ON 4.5 ACRES IN TEWKSBURY TWP.
Brick pillars topped by lighted lanterns mark the entrance to an elegant custom Colonial set on approximately four-and-a-half lushly landscaped acres in Tewksbury Township. Surrounded by open countryside views, the cedar clapboard and brick-accented home offers over 7, 000 square feet of living area, with additional space in the partially finished lower level. Built in 1990 and situated on a peaceful cul de sac, this impressive residence offers four en-suite bedrooms with a total of five full baths and two powder rooms. Located outside the quaint village of Mountainville amid serene and tranquil grounds, this home is just minutes from Interstate 78. The current owner has invested in many recent design and mechanical improvements throughout, resulting in a truly move-in ready home.
Lined by flowering dogwood trees that burst into bloom each spring, the paved circular drive takes in views of velvety green lawns, perennial gardens, mature trees and forsythia. Highlights of the open floor plan include oak hardwood floors, four gas fireplaces, one wood-burning fireplace, high ceilings, classic millwork, a rear staircase, French doors and recessed lights. Outdoor gatherings are easily hosted on the recently refurbished and recently painted wrap-around rear deck and lower level paver patio.
Hinting at the sophistication to come is a dramatic two-story entrance foyer featuring marble floors, a sparkling crystal chandelier and curved staircase. Hand-painted murals distinguish the formal dining room capped by a coffered ceiling and anchored by a masonry gas fireplace. A chandelier, oak floors, chair rails and crown moldings are additional design elements in the dining room. The cherry-paneled library is anchored by a handsome masonry gas fireplace clad in a wood mantle. Entered by a set of double French doors, the library also contains built-in bookcases, wall sconces, recessed lights and oak floors. Double doors reveal the den, where a brick wall wood-burning fireplace is a stylish focal point. In the music conservatory lined in crown moldings, an airy feeling is heightened by multiple windows, French doors to the deck and double French door entrance.
Beautifully detailed for the chef, a center island gourmet kitchen presents whitewashed oak cabinetry, Corian counter-tops, tumbled marble backsplash, breakfast bar seating at the island, ceramic tile floors, a built-in desk, and illumination from a chandelier, recessed and under-cabinet lighting. A full complement of upper-end appliances includes stainless steel Viking™ electric double wall convection ovens, new stainless steel Viking™ microwave, GE™ Monogram series five-burner gas cook-top and Sub-Zero™ oak-paneled refrigerator. Separate and adjacent to the kitchen is a sunny morning/keeping room featuring a masonry gas fireplace, oak floors, a chandelier and atrium sliding glass door to the deck for outdoor meals. A convenient butler’s pantry has Corian counters, a wet bar stainless steel sink, wine rack, cabinetry and oak floors.
The visually stunning two-story great room is designed with oak floors, recessed lights, a hexagonal ceiling treatment, a towering window wall and a masonry gas fireplace with wood mantle featuring etched decorative motifs and raised paneling above. This expansive room is overlooked by second level bridge and also contains decorative columns and two sets of French doors to the deck. Completing the main floor are two powder rooms and a laundry room.
Hand painted murals lend an artistic touch to the master bedroom fitted with a tray ceiling, oak floors, recessed lights and two windowed walk-in closets. An adjacent master sitting room has oak floors, chair rail moldings and recessed lights. Special features in the marble tile master bath include two whitewashed oak sink vanities, a jetted tub, tiled shower, separate commode and bidet room, crown moldings with acanthus motif and a linen closet. Three more freshly-painted en-suite bedrooms with oak floors and abundant closet space each connect to a private, full bath.
Featuring recently-painted rooms and newer carpet, the partially-finished walkout basement is ideal for casual gatherings with its kitchenette, billiards room and French door access to a paver patio. This level also presents a home office with a French door to the patio and walk-in closet, a carpeted exercise room, a full bath, plus utility and storage rooms.
Home systems include six zones of natural gas forced air heat, six zones of central air conditioning, humidifiers with electric air cleaners, a water softener, well water, private septic system, two newer gas hot water heaters and two 20kw Generac™ generators. Over half of the recently installed windows and doors in the home are energy-efficient styles from Andersen™.
Tewksbury Township in Hunterdon County offers a small-town lifestyle near a network of local and interstate highways for easy access to Manhattan or local business campuses.Centrally located in Hunterdon County’s scenic countryside, it is situated about five miles from Interstate 78/22 and less than ten miles from Round Valley State Park and Round Valley Reservoir in Clinton Township for hiking, boating, fishing and swimming. The entire area has a longstanding history dating back to the pre-Revolutionary War era, and retains much of its original character. Fine old homes, equestrian estates and working farms dot the township’s picturesque open landscape of rolling hills and fields.
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