This week’s open house column is sponsored by Kate McDonough.
More than 70 open house on display this Sunday in the greater Baristaville area. With two homes priced at $1 million in Montclair, we feature them below to answer the question us open house spelunkers always ask: “What’s inside a million dollar home?”
List Price: $1,049,000
Craftsman colonial on one of Upper Montclair’s most charming streets featuring beamed ceilings, fireplace, window seats, leaded windows and built-ins. New white kitchen and comfortable family room overlooks the level backyard. Stroll to Watchung Plaza and Upper Montclair Village and enjoy coffee shops, restaurants, a book store, boutiques, and two parks or sit on the front porch and relax. Close to two New York City train stations and two New York City bus lines. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $525,000
Three-bedroom Colonial with sunny family room, central air, amazing bath with soaking tub and skylight. NYC bus at the corner and a walk to Watchung Plaza’s shops and train. Home is a block to Brookdale Park. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $1,100,000
1895 Center Hall Colonial with front “lemonade porch” close to Church Street and downtown Montclair. One block to NYC bus for easy commute. This home has hardwood floors throughout, pocket doors, 10-foot ceilings, fireplaces, leaded glass windows, new kitchen with radiant heated floor, wine cellar and large rear yard. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $425,000
Tudor in Brookdale neighborhood just steps to 100+ acre Brookdale Park, NYC bus, schools, shops and restaurants. Home features new full bath, large two-car garage, leaded glass, archways and hardwood floors. Large screened porch off master bedroom. Huge, open attic space could be used as studio or finished as a family room or a master bedroom suite. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $379,000
Fixer upper Colonial good opportunity for a buyer with vision or a contractor to rehab. Three bedrooms, one bath, in a single family home. Close to New York City bus transportation, jitney service to New York City midtown direct train and restaurants and shopping. Open 1-4 p.m.
List Price: $500,000
Acreage: Not available
Craftsman featuring arched doorways, hardwood floors and large palladium windows. Huge backyard and two-car garage. Open 2-5 p.m.