128 Raritan River Road, Lebanon Township
This custom 2/3 bedroom home is nestled on one of the most picturesque roads in Lebanon Township directly on the Raritan River. The home’s interior features include an open floor plan that flows well for entertaining yet is intimate for daily living. The favorite feature of the home is the covered wrap around porch which overlooks the Raritan River and the lovely gardens below. The home’s plentiful windows fill the home with natural light throughout the day and sounds of the river flowing by. This home is a perfect weekend retreat and would make a lovely second home as well.
Oriented with the appreciation of its natural river setting, this home is perfect for a buyer who is looking for a property which is not only distinctive in its style but also designed to truly value all that the river and the private setting offer.
A staircase leads to the covered, wrap-around porch into the entryway of the home. The open family room features hardwood floors, a stone surround wood burning fireplace with a custom carved wood mantle and plentiful windows on three sides of the room all overlooking the river or the gardens below.
The eat-in kitchen has custom wood cabinetry, a ceramic sink with gooseneck faucet, granite counters, a center island, and hardwood floors. Appliances in the kitchen are all stainless steel and include a built-in refrigerator, a gas cooktop range with double ovens, and a mounted microwave. The kitchen connects to the family room from either side.
Two bedrooms and an office/den which is currently being used as a bedroom are tucked away on the second floor accessed through a staircase in the family room. Each bedroom features carpeting, windows overlooking either the river or gardens and ample closet space. The Master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with large tiled shower, a granite topped vanity with additional storage. A large walk-in closet offers plentiful storage.
The lower level features an enclosed porch with two sets of sliders – one to the riverside and one to the front gardens, and a two car garage.
Systems of the home include multiple-zone propane-fired forced air heating, central air conditioning, 200 ampere electrical service, 2-bedroom septic system, well water, smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors, and a fire extinguisher.
The exterior features include clapboard siding. The outside of the home with its covered wrap around porch expands the possibilities for living space and enjoyment of the property. There is a large patio area, a large enclosed garden with paver walkways and a small footbridge, and a shed for additional storage.
The property is located in Lebanon Township nestled on the Raritan River minutes from schools and downtown historic Califon. Nearby outdoor recreation areas include Ken Lockwood Gorge, the Columbia Trail, and the Teetertown Ravine and Natural Preserve. Fishing, hunting (by permit), hiking, camping and picnicking are all popular Teetertown activities among the locals. The Lebanon Township School District provides education for residents of Lebanon Township in Kindergarten through eighth grade at Township district schools. Valley View Elementary School serves students in grades Kindergarten to four and the Woodglen School serves students in grades fifth through eighth. Public school students residing in Lebanon Township grades 9-12 attend Vorhees High School, a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. By car, Lebanon Township is approximately 90 minutes to NYC, 45 minutes to Newark, and 60 minutes to Trenton.
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- Custom 2 Bedroom with office/den
- Set on the Raritan River
- Open Floor Plan
- Updated kitchen and baths
- Covered wrap around porch
- Plentiful windows overlooking water and gardens
- Large Master bathroom with views of river below
- Private lot with extensive gardens