An imaginative restoration process merges antique details and up-to-the-minute design elements in a harmonious way. Originally built in 1750, this historic Colonial overlooks Primrose Brook and two ponds from its pastoral 10.68-acre setting. Beautifully renovated throughout, the gracious floor plan offers five bedrooms, five full baths and a powder room.
The main home contains five working fireplaces, beamed ceilings, exposed brick and stone walls, detailed moldings, custom woodwork, built-ins and wide plank wood floors. Among the updates is a fabulous chef’s kitchen featuring new appliances, an Aga stove and radiant heated floors. Upstairs, the captivating owner’s suite is bright and light-filled. It has a fireside bedroom, luxurious bath, two dressing rooms with closets and a sitting room or home office. There are two more en suite bedrooms on this level, while the fourth and fifth bedrooms and two full baths are located on the third floor.
A detached, heated garage on the property offers an all-new loft apartment upstairs set under vaulted ceilings, a perfect arrangement for guests or multi-generational living. Outdoor highlights include a Lord and Burnham greenhouse with water service and a Category One trout stream extending along the length of this scenic property.
Harding Township is easily accessible to Morristown or Madison, with bus routes and Midtown Direct train service to New York City available locally. Access to Interstates 287 and 78 are also nearby, and New York City is about 30 miles east and can be driven in an hour or less. Newark Liberty International Airport is approximately a 25-minute drive, and Morristown Airport can accommodate private aircraft.
For more information about luxury homes for sale in Harding Township, historic luxury homes for sale in New Jersey or luxury real estate for sale in Morris County, call Turpin at 877-788-7746.