This sunny, move-in ready custom colonial is sited on a level lot with open and wooded areas on a private road set back from the road to maximize privacy but close to schools, shopping, and commuter highways and public transportation.
A gracefully-curving private road and driveway lined with trees welcomes visitors. The home’s features include an open, traditional floor plan that flows well for day to day living while affording the spaces required for entertaining. Generous windows, multiple skylights, and recessed lighting throughout the home bring natural and supplemental light into the room throughout the day. Six-panel wooden doors, red oak floors, and crown moldings and skirting board moldings underscore the traditional colonial styling of the home. The combined living room and dining room allows a casual flow to the spaces and features a living room area with cathedral ceilings and multiple, large windows overlooking the front yard. The large eat-in kitchen features cherry cabinetry, a Blanco double sink, a center island with a granite countertop and electrical outlets, ceramic tile backsplash with decorative accents, large pantry closet, red oak flooring, and a sliding door overlooking the backyard which allow access to the two-tier rear deck. The kitchen flows easily into the family room, the centerpiece of which is a high-efficiency enamel wood stove. The family room features wood flooring, high ceilings, and skylights. The first floor features the 4th bedroom of the home which is currently used as a den/office. A over-sized, custom-designed three season porch wraps around the kitchen spaces and unites the living spaces of the house with the natural setting with its plentiful large windows, skylights, wood panelling, and mahogany floor. The three-season room can be accessed from the kitchen or the upper level of the rear deck. A well-located mudroom/laundry room connects the living spaces of the home with the main level garage and features a washer, dryer, shelving, and large coat closet. A powder room completes the living spaces on the first floor.
The second floor is accessed by a turned staircase with oak hardwood treads with decorative accents. The master bedroom suite features a walk-in closet, en suite bathroom and sitting room featuring a picture window overlooking wooded areas of the property. Two additional bedrooms on the second floor feature carpeting and large double closets. The main bathroom features a shower with sliding glass doors. The geothermal field is sized to allow the large bonus room to be finished for use as a fourth bedroom on the second floor with the addition of an additional air handler.
An over-sized two-car garage features two separate garage doors, each with automatic openers, separate access from backyard, and easy access to the main level of the home through the mudroom/laundry room.
The large, unfinished, walkout basement features high ceilings, and lots of natural light through large windows and a sliding door. Exterior features include a covered front porch with Victorian decorative accents, a two-tiered deck, and a paver walkway, all of which unite the home with its natural surroundings which are accented by perennials and specimen trees. Systems include multi-zone geothermal heating and cooling, ceiling fans, central vacuum, 400 amp electrical service, water softener and neutralizer, 4-bedroom septic, and well water.
The property is located in Lebanon Township in Hunterdon County, an area known for its natural beauty and large tracts of land in private settings. It is convenient to shopping, golf courses, country clubs, private and public schools. This property is located in a section of Lebanon Township valued for its easy access to commuter highways (Interstate 78 and 287), buses and trains to New York City, and airports including Newark Liberty International Airport and smaller regional airports. Public schools at every level are well-rated by www.greatschools.com.