Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, June 25

This week’s open house column is sponsored by Kate McDonough


A bumper crop of almost 80 properties available for open house connoisseurs to sample.


1 South Mountain Terrace, Montclair

List Price: $895,000
Taxes: $29,737
Acreage: 0.34
BRM/BTH: 4/2.3

Colonial built in 1940 features chef’s kitchen with laundry room and mudroom. Wet bar leads into family room with doors to screened porch overlooking private patio and landscaped backyard. Master suite has bath and dressing room. Finished basement. Located on quiet street close to NYC transportation. Open 2-4 p.m.

172 Orange Road, Montclair

List Price: $509,000
Taxes: $15,353
Acreage: 0.33
BRM/BTH: 6/3

Victorian featuring large front porch, three full baths, eat-in kitchen, back porch, high ceilings and large level back yard. One-way street adds to the peaceful neighborhood feeling. Close to downtown restaurants, shops and movie theater. Also close to New York City transportation. Open 2-4 p.m.

193 Upper Mountain Avenue, Montclair

List Price: $1,249,000
Taxes: $33,916
Acreage: 0.40
BRM/BTH: 7/3.2

Center-hall Colonial with NYC views features central air, finished basement, kitchen, dining room, living room, den, powder room, game room and conservatory/work area accessing rear deck. The second floor has a master bedroom, en-suite bath, sitting room plus three additional bedrooms and hall bath. Third floor has three more bedrooms and a bath. Backyard features assortment of perennial and mature plantings, a large patio & fire pit. Open 2-4 p.m.

18 Church Street, Bloomfield

List Price: $439,000
Taxes: $10,005
Acreage: 0.15
BRM/BTH: 4/3.1

Restored 19th century Victorian close to downtown Bloomfield features high ceilings, new kitchen, new baths and hardwood floors. First floor has large front-to-back living room with covered open porch in rear, formal dining room, new kitchen with separate eating area and powder room. Second floor has two full baths, one ensuite, laundry room. Third floor has master suite with full bath and walk-in closet. Finished basement. Open 2-4 p.m.

26 Appleton Road, Glen Ridge

List Price: $769,000
Taxes: $17,804
Acreage: Not Available
BRM/BTH: 4/2.2

Renovated Colonial features chef’s kitchen with dry bar, wine fridge and eating area with back patio access through french doors. Master bathroom has rain shower, body sprays, handheld shower head and built-in marble bench. Hardwood floors throughout the house, and powder rooms on both the first floor, and in the completely finished basement (great for the TV room and play area). All new windows and doors, new mechanical, plumbing and electric. Home is short distance to two direct trains to NYC. Open 2-4 p.m.

27 Lawrence Ave, West Orange

List Price: $359,000
Taxes: $12,292
Acreage: 0.17
BRM/BTH: 4/1.1

Colonial in the Gregory section of West Orange featuring hardwood floors, enclosed porch, sun room, dining room with large bay window, powder room, family room off the back and an eat-in kitchen. The master bedroom has a connected home office/nursery. The finished third floor can be used as a fourth bedroom or recreation room. Close to schools, jitney, and train station. Home has a deck and fenced yard. Open 1-4 p.m.

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