This sunny updated 4 bedroom home is located on a cul de sac in the picturesque Califon Borough and is perfect for a buyer seeking in-town living and a private backyard in a neighborhood setting. A deep, covered wrap around porch welcomes its visitors with painted cedar decking and flower boxes.
The home’s interior features include a traditional floor plan that flows well for day to day living while affording the spaces required for family gatherings and other entertaining. The generous windows bring natural light into the rooms throughout the day. Six-panel doors, crown moldings, and chair rails underscore the traditional colonial styling of the home.
The entrance foyer features wide plank pumpkin pine floors and a coat closet and connects to the kitchen, living room, and upper level of the home. The spacious living room also features wide plank pumpkin pine floors with french doors to the wrap around porch and windows facing the front yard. The dining room with chair rail features the same beautiful floors and overlooks the private backyard and leads to the kitchen. The large eat-in kitchen features wood cabinetry with granite countertops, a stainless steel undermount sink with gooseneck faucet with removable sprayer hose head. Appliances in the kitchen include a stainless steel Samsung refrigerator, a Jenn Air™ stainless steel dual fuel double oven range with ventilation, and a stainless steel GE Profile™ quiet 40-db WiFi dishwasher. The kitchen also has a pantry closet and sliders that lead to the three season room which overlooks the backyard and is perfect for entertaining.
The family room is open to the kitchen allowing people in both rooms to interact making entertaining a pleasure. The focal point of the family room is a wood-burning fireplace with brick surround and raised hearth with a painted wood mantle flanked by octagonal shaped windows. Three ethernet ports allow extra connections for many devices.
The laundry room features a utility sink and hook up for a washer and either an electric or gas powered dryer and leads to the garage. The fully insulated oversized heated garage features 9’ wide R-19 insulated garage doors with electric door openers. The electric door openers have integrated battery backup and are WiFi compatible. Motion sensored lights illuminate the garage and are helpful when entering in the dark. The garage has pull down stairs to above storage, a portable generator and an extra refrigerator.
The master bedroom suite features Hunter Douglas Blinds, hardwood floors, double closets and en suite bathroom. The bathroom has a dark wood vanity with granite top, double sinks and shelves for extra storage below. An insulated solar powered VELUX™ skylight brings in copious amounts of natural light. An adjacent room features the toilet, a stall shower with a rain shower head and a spa-like jetted tub. The additional three bedrooms of the house are on the same level as the master bedroom suite and also feature Hunter Douglas blinds and hardwood floors. Two bedrooms have chair rails and one bedroom also features a ceiling fan. The main bathroom has a tiled tub shower and granite counter with undermount ceramic sink over a wooden vanity with brushed nickel hardware. There is also an insulated solar powered skylight with remote controlled shade.
The screened three season room off of the kitchen has a painted mahogany deck ceiling fan and access to the large, level backyard. A natural gas powered barbecue located in the backyard makes grilling easy.
The full finished, walk out basement is carpeted and adds the perfect amount of additional living space and extra storage. Systems of the home include a natural gas fired forced hot air system with a built in humidifier controlled by outdoor sensors, central air conditioning with electronic air filter, hot water circulator with timer, 2017 200-amp electrical service with whole house surge protection, arc fault circuit breakers and ground fault protection, 2nd generation Nest smoke/carbon monoxide detectors with nightlights (in all bedrooms and the garage), Cat 6 structured wiring, 4-bedroom septic system and fire extinguisher.
The property is located in Califon Borough, near restaurants, cafes, schools, and shopping. Califon Borough is an area renowned for its natural beauty and recreational opportunities (e.g., run or bike on the Columbia Trail, fish or swim in the Ken Lockwood Gorge, or enjoy the playground or playing fields in Califon Island Park) and village lifestyle. The property is served by the Califon School and Voorhees High School and is also convenient to private schools as well as golf courses (Fiddler’s Elbow, Beaver Brook, Hamilton Farm, Trump National), country clubs, commuter highways (Interstate 78 (9.7 miles away) and 287 and State Highways, 22 and 31), buses to New York City (8.5 miles away) and trains to New York City (7.1 miles away), and airports including Newark Liberty International Airport (44.7 miles) and smaller regional airports.