Nestled in a serene setting, this custom designed 5 bedroom 2 1/2 baths house, is a tranquil gem amid the hustle and bustle of central New Jersey. This stately 1.6-acre property is beautifully landscaped-a great retreat from it all! A curving gravel path artfully secludes the main entrance from the street. Upon entering the home, an impressive marble tile foyer welcomes you to this unique architectural open floor concept; presenting an elegant, comfortable & inviting setting. The main level features marble tile & gleaming hardwood floors throughout. The foyer leads you into a formal sunken living room & formal dining; both designed for you to express your individuality. All spaces are open to the dramatic & light-filled family room; featuring vaulted ceilings, skylights, ceiling fan, custom arched window, marble fireplace, & french doors to the grandiose enclosed porch. Get ready to be impressed by this magnificent, carefully designed kitchen for the most sophisticated chef. There are granite countertops, a Garland 6 burner stove, double ovens, subzero refrigerator, a strategically placed island with barstools & storage, plus a floor-to-ceiling cabinet that has plenty of space for storing all your cooking necessities. A set of French doors lead you to an enclosed porch giving you a great space for entertaining. A spacious study, guest bath, laundry room & 2-car garage complete this level. The 2nd floor's landing opens to a loft that offers multiple uses & overlooks the family room. A well-appointed luxurious master suite is enhanced be a sitting area, double walk-in closets suited with California shelving, & a lavish marble master bath with Jacuzzi tub, skylight, marble shower, with high-end finishes & European fixtures. All bedrooms are large with plenty of closet space. The spacious 5th bedroom could be a playroom or more. A full bath with granite counters, double sinks & floor-to-ceiling closet finishes this level. Please note that the 2nd level has solid hardwood floors throughout which were carpeted over since the owners moved in. Other features include a built-in security system, 3 phone lines, and a full basement with high ceilings ready for finishing. Move in with confidence & enjoy all the conveniences this home has to offer. Near shopping, restaurants, theaters, downtown Princeton, renowned prep schools, easy access to Rt.1, 206, I-95, & trains to NY City. Come see this distinctive home that is ready to meet all your expectations.