This week’s open house column is sponsored by Kate McDonough.
More than 50 open houses is the greater Baristaville area this Sunday. There are five open houses for million dollar properties in Montclair alone. Our featured listing is a million dollar home in Essex Fells with a fabulous backyard.
List Price: $929,000
Meticulously maintained Craftsman style Tudor with natural wood architectural details and oversized windows. Terrific floor plan for entertaining or quiet times. Central air, finished basement plus nanny or guest suite. Landscaped and level backyard with a lovely private patio. Bus to New York City just around the corner. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $1,299,000
Brick Colonial on a hill featuring sweeping sloped lawn, circular driveway, slate roof, formal living room and huge but cozy family room. Dining room leads to large kitchen with sliders to deck. In-law suite with with bedroom, full bath and sitting room (now used as an office) completes the first floor. The second floor has three bedrooms including a Master with full bath and a fourth bedroom on the third floor. Private .8 acre yard with lush plantings adjacent to a wooded lot owned by the town. Three-bay detached garage is a great man cave. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $995,000
Center Hall Colonial with contemporary floor plan on a private .69 acre professionally landscaped lot, large patio, barbeque area and gunite heated pool with spa. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $1,695,000
Historic Victorian with fabulous custom Kitchen that includes Pyrolave counter tops, custom wood cabinetry with blown glass inserts, antique embossed glazed ceramic tile backsplash and top-of-the line appliances. A Family Room addition leads to a large deck that overlooks the yard, koi pond and pergola. Master Bedroom suite has gas fireplace and soaring ceilings, elegant Master bathroom and a large custom walk-in closet with island. Gleaming hardwood floors throughout the first to third floors, seven fireplaces and a new Gym/Game/Media Room. Award winning, spectacular landscaping and exquisite gardens. The home is located between Watchung Park and Edgemont Park, close to Midtown Direct train and NYC Bus. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $549,000
Custom Colonial with recently updated bathrooms and kitchen. Located in Oakview section, walking distance to blue ribbon school, and NYC buses. Open 2-5 p.m.
List Price: $525,000
Four bedroom Folk Victorian with open floor plan in beautiful Glen Ridge. Family room addition plus details like built-ins, hardwood floors, and bay window seat. First floor powder room, basement rec room, third-floor bedroom and great attic storage. One block to Broad St. Decamp 33 bus, shops and restaurants. Take advantage of excellent schools (Glen Ridge HS #14 in NJ per U.S. News.). Exterior painted last year. Open 2-4 p.m.