A Tour of Notable Westfield Homes

Presented by The Friends of New Jersey Festival Orchestra

 

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Come join the fun of the annual, self-guided tour of distinguished local residences to benefit the musical life of the Community. This fabulous event takes place this coming Saturday, May 13th – homes will be held open from 10 am to 3 pm.  Included in your peep into some the beautiful homes of Westfield is live music, door prizes, luxury raffles and local vendor tastings.

The home pictured above is a large Westfield center hall Colonial on a picturesque lot.  There’s plenty of oversized windows to bathe the entire house in natural light throughout the day.  The decor replicates a mid-western farmhouse and features many treasured family antiques.  The living room has original intricate parquet flooring with a fireplace as the focus of the room.  The “farm” kitchen boasts cherry wood countertops with a marble center island.  The charming family room displays a spinning wheel and intriguing use of colors.

 

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With a wonderful Wychwood address, this lovely home has been professionally reimagined by the owners and features plenty of unusual touches including family collectables.  The children’s “art room” is a fabulous advantage  adjacent to a cozy sitting room with fireplace.  The kitchen is of a professional quality.  Enjoy the sophisticated color palette throughout.  The functional basement includes a beautiful apartment.  Outside, enjoy a unique patio with fire pit, BBQ and bar making for easy and elegant entertaining.

 

 

Screen Shot 2017-05-08 at 4.01.12 PMThis Grand Queen Anne, circa, 1895, with a lovely wrap-around front verandah, is located on one of Westfield’s prominent historic avenues.  The interior is totally and authentically renovated and boasts sixteen rooms, including eight bedrooms, five totally renovated bathrooms and an outstanding 21st Century kitchen and great room.  The decor is tastefully eclectic throughout and the extensive third floor gym is a showplace.

 

 

Screen Shot 2017-05-08 at 4.01.37 PMThis fabulous new construction, a Mediterranean villa inspired by southern European castles, has an all-stone exterior.  It is located in a section once known as Indian Forest because of the historical Indian encampments in the area.  First floor rooms have mahogany coffered ceilings.  the handsome designer flooring woods are six inches wide and pecan stained and the unique kitchen elements are a “must see.”

 

 

To add to the excitement in a major way, there’s a Tesla ticketed raffle.  Win A Tesla For A Day!!.  Spend 24 hours with Tesla’s award-winning model S!!  An exclusive electric driving experience.  The drawing will be at close of the Home Tour and you need not be present to win.Screen Shot 2017-05-08 at 4.34.38 PM

 

 

Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 on the day of the tour. They are available online at www.NJFestivalOrchestra.org and also available at Baron’s Drugs in Westfield, Periwinkle’s Gift in Cranford, Norman’s Hallmark in Fanwood and Christoffers Flowers in Mountainside.

Come join us for a wonderful day.

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