Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, June 30

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

More than 80 open houses this Sunday in the greater Baristaville area. Colonials in a wide price range make up most of our menu. Believe or not, there’s a baby grand piano hidden in this post.

124 North Mountain Avenue

List Price: $799,000
Taxes: $25,813
Lot size: 67′ X 210′
BRM/BTH: 5/3.2

Colonial near Van Vleck House features central air conditioning, first-floor powder room, enormous en-suite master bedroom and finished basement. Generously sized rooms with elegant architectural details and multiple sets of French doors. Nicely landscaped rear patio with a large fence-enclosed garden. Located between two NYC direct train stations. Open 2-4 p.m.


1 Manor Court, Montclair

List Price: $1,075,000
Taxes: $24,176
Acreage: .39
BRM/BTH: 4/3.1

Colonial features smart technology that lets you control locks, sound system, outdoor cameras, HVAC, garage door and sprinkler from your mobile device. Chef’s kitchen has top-of-the-line appliances including a six-burner Thermador range, Bosch dishwasher and wine cooler. Gorgeous new custom bookcase surrounds fireplace in family room. Luxurious master bath has soaking tub, spa shower and custom walk-in closet. Second floor laundry is a plus. Home theater offers 112-inch screen, surround sound and new reclining leather theater-style seating. Backyard features large private patio surrounded by picturesque gardens. New high efficiency HVAC. Open 2-4 p.m.


6 Curtis Terrace, Montclair

List Price: $759,000
Taxes: $23,266
Lot size: 77′ X 119′
BRM/BTH: 5/3.1

Updated center hall Colonial features eat-in kitchen, air conditioning, master bedroom with master bath and large finished basement. The first floor has a living room with a wood burning fireplace, crown molding and French doors to the expansive rear deck. Chef’s eat-in kitchen offers granite countertops, center island and top-of-the line stainless steel appliances. A bedroom and full bath complete the first floor. The second level has a master suite with master bath, plus two bedrooms and a full bath. Another bedroom and media room is on the third floor. The finished lower level has a rec room, exercise room and laundry. Open 2-4 p.m.


212 Midland Avenue

List Price: $1,295,000
Taxes: $32,471
Acreage .36
BRM/BTH: 6/4.1

This Colonial, at the entrance of Erwin Park, features a covered porch overlooking a large pool surrounded by bluestone, architectural details throughout, hardwood floors, grand center hall with open staircase, central air conditioning, intricate moulding, French doors, new master and hall baths, endless oversized windows and gracious light-filled rooms. Gourmet kitchen has stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, wet bar and a huge Palladian window. Open 2-4 p.m.


265 Essex Avenue, Bloomfield

List Price: $569,000
Taxes: $15,237
Lot Size: 60′ X 120′
BRM/BTH: 3/2

Desirable Brookdale Colonial features living room, dining room, family room, sunroom and new kitchen as well as new heating/cooling system. Spacious, private rear yard with bluestone patio, new fencing, beautiful landscaping and new paved driveway. The finished basement is perfect for exercise or playroom plus laundry, storage and utility room.
Open 1-4 p.m.


44 Chapman Place, Glen Ridge

List Price: $669,000
Taxes: $15,192
Lot Size: 50′ X 160′
BRM/BTH: 3/1.2

Renovated colonial has updated kitchen and bathrooms, two zones of heating and central air, a finished basement, a finished attic bonus room, gleaming hardwood floors and high ceilings. A spacious backyard with fruit trees, and an extra large two-car garage round out this property. Convenient jitney access to train. Open 2-4 p.m.


41 Buckingham Road, West Orange

List Price: $399,000
Taxes: $10,369
Lot Size: 50′ X 100′
BRM/BTH: 3/1.1

Renovated three-bedroom colonial with bonus room off kitchen. Finished basement and walk to NYC bus. Open: 2-4 p.m.


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