This week’s open house column is sponsored by Kate McDonough.
More than 105 open houses this Sunday. Since the weather is nice, we sprinkled in some backyard photos.
List Price: $999,000
Lot size: 121′ X 159′
Grand 1912 Dudley Van Antwerp designed Arts and Crafts colonial gem lovingly maintained in all its architectural glory. Gracious and spacious throughout with beautiful leaded glass windows and uniquely handsome stairwell. Updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops. Breakfast room adjoins kitchen. Inviting formal living and dining rooms perfect for entertaining plus a sunken den leading to a delightful sun room with Palladian windows overlooking meticulous, private grounds with new retaining wall. Close to NYC transportation and all of downtown Montclair. A home to enjoy for years to come! Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $1,650,000
Georgian colonial on private landscaped grounds in the estate section of Montclair. The sophisticated and classic architecture includes original pocket doors, eight decorative fireplaces with hand-carved mantels, coffered ceilings, Palladian and leaded glass windows, dentil and crown mouldings. A refined yet graceful staircase with turned banisters is the centerpiece of this home. Proportionate and symmetrical rooms include a recently renovated en-suite master bedroom. An original chestnut butler’s pantry connects the dining room to a turreted breakfast room overlooking a large heated pool and enclosed yard. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $925,000
Renovated 1921 center hall colonial features many architectural and historical details; master gardener designed native plant and wildlife habitat; eat-in kitchen with custom red oak cabinets, soapstone counter tops, AGA gas range with electric oven, Fisher & Paykel dish drawers, Sub-Zero refrigerator, cork floor, walk-in pantry and bow windows overlooking bluestone patio and yard. All bathrooms tastefully updated. Master bedroom option on second and third floor. Other features include wood stove insert in living room, gas fireplace in den, two-zone heat and central air conditioning, hardwood floors and finished basement with french drains, sump pump and generator. Quarter mile to Watchung Plaza train and shops; NYC bus stops right in front of the house. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $559,000
Lot Size: 50′ X 140′
Renovated Colonial in an exclusive enclave of Bloomfield, Berkeley Heights Park. Home has new plumbing, new electrical, a new roof and all new windows. Lovely open concept first floor, including a family room with gas fireplace that opens to the kitchen with new stainless steel appliances and a center island. Nice sized bedrooms on the second and third floors, including a master suite featuring a bathroom with heated flooring. Convenient transportation options nearby. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $999,000
Lot Size: 92′ X 195′
Redone Victorian features new gourmet kitchen with custom cabinetry, nickel pulls and top-of-the line stainless steel appliances. All new baths as well as second floor laundry makes this house move-in ready. Two minutes from Mid-town Direct Trains and award-winning schools, it’s a commuters dream come true. Open 2-4 p.m.
List Price: $725,000
Resort-like five bed, 3.5 bath, updated center hall Colonial features gourmet eat-in kitchen with top-end stainless steel appliances and separate breakfast room. First floor suite, extra large rooms, mountaintop view from extra large inground heated pool and separate six-person hot tub. Incredible landscaping and flat driveway. Open 12-3 p.m.