244 Belvidere Avenue, Fanwood Asking Price: $399,000
If you are looking for a lovely 3 bedroom Colonial home in Fanwood NJ that is “as pretty as a picture” – look no further, here it is!
This dreamy home is located on a large, fully fenced property in walking distance to Fanwood Train Station (half a mile) and just 3 blocks from the center of town with stores and restaurants.
This home will enchant you with comfortable living and the great care taken in its updating. Improvements include an updated kitchen with granite counters, tile backsplash and stainless steel appliances. The new bathroom has lovely tile. Gleaming hardwood floors, freshly painted in current colors throughout and a family room in the finished basement are a few of the amenities this charming home has to offer. Add to all of this, central air conditioning, gas forced air heating and a one car attached garage and you have found a great new home.
Welcoming, light and bright Living Room with recessed lighting
Formal Dining Room with chair rail
Pretty Kitchen with granite counters and tile back splash with stainless steel appliances
2 Junior bedrooms
New Main Bathroom
Family Room in finished basement
1 car Attach Garage with automatic door openers
Gas Forced Air Heat
Central Air Conditioning
Hot Water Heater 2011
New Sump Pump (2012) with transferrable warranty
Refrigerator in Basement included
New Storm Doors (both front and back)
Surround Sound speakers in Living Room attached to DVR.
Year Built: 1948
Lot Size: 73 x 100
Taxes: $10,178 (2013)
Schools: McGinn Elementary School
Scotch Plains High School Click for Info for Fanwood Schools
Learn About Fanwood:
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Many people working in Manhattan and surrounding areas are drawn to live in Fanwood, NJ. It’s ideal to live in a pretty town, with an active town center and have easy access by rail and bus service into New York City.
This home is only 0.3 miles from the train station – approximately a 5 minute walk.
New Jersey Transit’s Raritan Valley Line provides rail service from the Fanwood train station into Newark Penn Station and then a direct connection of one stop into Penn Station New York. There is also a direct train running non-stop from Westfield to Newark Penn Station several times during both morning and evening rush hours. On the non-stop service, the average one-way journey time from Fanwood to Penn Station New York is about 50 minutes.
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There is also the popular connection to the PATH Rapid Transit System train from Newark Penn Station that travels via Jersey City to downtown Manhattan.
For those who prefer the bus, Fanwood has a bus service through New Jersey into Manhattan
Fanwood is about a 25 minute drive from Newark Liberty International Airport, a major gateway for both continental and international flights.