A Home for All Seasons: Colonia Estate NJ
Asking Price: $650,000
For the connoisseur of fine living, this spectacular home combines traditional qualities and charm along with today’s amenities. This gracious home welcomes you with understated elegance, abundant space, light and bright rooms, all set on the most beautiful of properties. The home offers 4 bedroom, 3 full bathrooms and a first floor powder room, 2 fireplaces (one in the living room and one in the basement) and garage space for 2 cars.
The first floor’s flowing floor plan includes spacious and elegant reception rooms and the convenience of two junior bedrooms with full bathroom and powder room. The modern amenities of the updated kitchen with large center island and stainless steel appliances will delight any cook. Off the kitchen is a separate breakfast room and welcoming family room with sliding doors leading to the deck and beautiful backyard.
The second floor has a large landing with sliding doors leading out to a balcony overlooking the beautiful gardens – the perfect place for quiet relaxation. Enjoy the expansive master bedroom with en-suite, spa-like bathroom. There is also the third junior bedroom on this floor.
A full finished basement provides a recreation room, an office with fireplace and plenty of storage space.
Watch the colors of the seasons change on this parklike property with rolling green lawns, gardens and flowering trees. Enjoy the secure, endless swimming pool – a perfect place to swim laps or just take it easy in it’s own sunny greenhouse.
Welcoming, light and bright Living Room with fireplace 23 x 17
Formal Dining Room with chair rail 15 x 14
Large Eat-In Kitchen with center island and dorian counters with stainless steel appliances 22 x 15
Separate Breakfast Room 16 x 13
2 Junior bedrooms each 15 x 12
Updated Retro Bathroom
Large Landing with sliding door to balcony
Master Bedroom 24 x 16
Junior Bedroom 15 x 12
Recreation/Play Room 23 x 19
Office 24 x 20
Gas Hot Water Heating (2 zone)
Central Air Conditioning (2 zone)
New 30 Year Roof (2010)
Greenhouse and “endless” swimming pool (2008)
Refinished hardwood floors
Newer Stainless Steel ‘Bosch’ dishwasher and 2 Refrigerators
Professional Stainless Steel Stove
Newer storage freezer in basement
2 Fireplaces (one in basement, one in living room)
Retro Bathroom on first floor has been updated
Attached Garages to house 2 cars
Year Built: 1946
Lot Size: 115 x 360 x 124 x 411 Irr (Approx 1 acre)
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Many people working in Manhattan and surrounding areas are drawn to live in Colonia, NJ. It’s ideal to live in a pretty suburban home with such easy access to train service to New York City, Princeton, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Boston.
This home is only 1.9 miles from Metro Park train station.
New Jersey Transit’s North Corridor Line provides rail service from Metro Park train station into Penn Station, New York City.
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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 to travel to Manhattan by bus, there is service from nearby Avenel or Rahway.
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Colonia is about a 25 minute drive from Newark Liberty International Airport, a major gateway for both continental and international flights.