This week’s open house column is sponsored by Kate McDonough.
The first weekend of 2019 starts with more than 50 open houses. This week’s crop is a mix of new open houses and ones that have been on the market.
List Price: $1,000,000
Lot size: 75′ x 150′
Upper Montclair 1890 Queen Anne Victorian features an entry hall with a decorative fireplace, living room with brick fireplace, and a family room leading to a large deck overlooking an in-ground pool and play area. Formal dining room is complemented by a gourmet kitchen and butler staging area. A three-room ensuite has a full bath and decorative fireplace creating a master suite retreat. Another bedroom and bath complete the second floor. The third floor features two large bedrooms, office, full bath and laundry. Open 1-4 p.m.
List Price: $669,000
Lot size: 40′ x 96′
Colonial with six bedrooms, three full and two half bathrooms spread across three levels, plus a finished basement with yard access. The sun-bathed main floor follows an open concept layout. The foyer leads to living and dining spaces, plus a modern kitchen featuring center island, high-end stainless steel appliances and sliding doors to the deck. The master suite is your private oasis with a spa-like attached bath and huge closets. Any of the bedrooms can be used as an office, studio or play space. The spacious rec room in the basement offers endless possibilities. Open 1-4 p.m.
List Price: $599,000
Lot size: 50′ x 147′
Restored 1913 Arts and Crafts Colonial features wood-burning fireplace in dining room, garage converted to an office, double walls with heat and air conditioning. Carport attached. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $387,000
Lot size: 50′ x 100′
Colonial in Watsessing Heights features open porch, refinished wood floors with custom in-lays, wall mouldings, solid wood doors with glass knobs, updated eat-in kitchen with dual fuel Viking stove–electric oven and gas stovetop. Second floor has three bedrooms with nice closet space. Stackable front load washer/dryer is conveniently tucked away in hall closet. Main bath features claw foot soaking tub and glass door stall shower. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $489,000
Lot size: 70′ x 106′
Expanded Ranch features living room, kitchen, dining room, family room with fireplace, cathedral ceilings with wood floors and sliders to the rear deck. The first floor has three bedrooms, with the master bedroom featuring its own bath, a second full bath rounds out the first floor. Finished basement has another full bath and Rec room area. Enjoy the in-ground pool, patio and deck area. Open 1-4 p.m.
List Price: $399,900
Lot size: 40′ x 75′
Renovated three-bedroom Colonial features a first floor with an enclosed front porch, gorgeous kitchen with center island, quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, walk-in pantry, living room with hardwood floors, powder room, laundry area and back door to the deck. Second floor has three bedrooms and a full bath. Home also features two-zone central air and heat and fenced-in yard. Open 1-4 p.m.
List Price: $539,000
Lot size: Not available
Recently renovated open-concept townhouse features custom kitchen with granite counters, glass tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances and wine refrigerator. The dining room opens to an expanded deck within a garden setting and extends to the sun-filled family room. The master bedroom has with a newly designed en-suite bathroom with a soaking tub, stall shower and marble floor. The second level has two additional bedrooms, a renovated full bath, an office in the loft space and a laundry room. The lower level has a full bath, recreation room, exercise space and storage closets. Open 12-3 p.m.