69 Philhower Road, Tewksbury Township
This 5 bedroom, 4- and 1-half bathroom custom reproduction colonial-style home is a nestled on a hillside on nearly 19 acres in the historic village of Mountainville in Tewksbury Township. Interior spaces of the home have been thoughtfully-considered bringing the elegance of a high-quality vintage home with the comfort of modern proportions and amenities.
Detailed finishes accent the architecture and functionality of the home and include generously-sized rooms with high ceilings on all levels, generously-scaled true-divided-light double-hung and architectural windows, wide-plank oak hardwood floors throughout the first and second levels, 4 fireplaces, wood-burning stove, and walk-up access to an attic with soaring ceilings. The home’s large, beautifully-renovated kitchen, mortise-and-tenon construction livestock- and party-barn (with full bathroom and room for parking cars or tractors), and updated pool area are all striking spaces with high-end finishes for entertaining family and friends. Views from every window in the house unite interior spaces with its stunning natural setting including wooded areas, fenced livestock pastures, a private pond, and mountain views.
The property offers its owners solitude within a community that supports an upscale lifestyle. It is located on a highly-desirable country road in Tewksbury Township surrounded by larger estates and farms, and is one hour’s drive from New York City. Tewksbury is one of the most prestigious areas of Hunterdon County and a town renowned for its natural beauty, private estates, and upscale lifestyle marked by the popularity of equestrian sports related to the nearby Essex Hunt Club, United States Equestrian Team Foundation, and private polo fields within the township. It is convenient to shopping, golf courses and country clubs (Hamilton Farm, Trump National, Fiddler’s Elbow, Roxiticus Golf Club), commuter highways (Interstate 78 and 287), NJ Transit trains and TransBridge Lines buses to New York City, and airports including Newark Liberty International Airport and smaller regional airports (Morristown Airport, Solberg Airport, Somerset Airport). The property is near private schools (Willow School, Pingry, Gill-St. Bernard’s) and is served by Tewksbury Elementary School, Old Turnpike Middle School, and Voorhees High School.