The Philip G. Reading House is a historic Frenchtown mansion ingeniously marrying the grandeur and quality of 19th century provenance with the style and convenience of luxurious, modern living. Commanding an incomparable hilltop location overlooking the town, river and rolling hills beyond, this c.1868 Greek Revival & Italianate style manse was originally built for one of Frenchtown's earliest industrial & community leaders. A full wrap-around porch leads to the grand foyer running the entire depth of the house where the charming period details and unique design features present throughout are immediately revealed.The formal dining room with decorative marble mantle is separated by pocket doors from the large scale living room. The warm and elegant chef's kitchen features white marble countertops & backsplash, a large center island with bar seating, and a woodstove sat in the original walk-in hearth. Appliances include a Bertazzoni range, built-in Liebherr fridge, Miele dishwasher and custom iron vent hood. A hidden door is tucked behind cabinet panels, revealing a secret passage to the second floor via the original servant's stairs. A comfortable family/gathering room adjoins the kitchen and leads back to the entry hall and the grand main stairway.mOn the second level, find four bedrooms of considerable proportion. Two baths serve the sleeping quarters ?one with stone stall shower & steam room, and the other with a classic clawfoot tub. The remarkable third level is a magical place, designed as hidden tree house, complete with uniquely adorned built-in shelving, pitched roofline and special secret details throughout. From there, ascend one more level to the crowning Cupola with unrivaled, long range 360~ views of the Delaware River, mountains, and village below. Outside find perennial gardens, stone paths and patio areas both front and back. Additional features include the basement wine cellar, heated detached garage, and three Tesla charging stations. Truly majestic!
Relax on the full length red-tiled veranda of this late eighteenth century farmhouse and enjoy the reflection of changing skies over the pond and all the other bucolic vistas of this 34-acre farmstead. Raise livestock, grow crops, or simply appreciate horses grazing in the pastures in this pastoral setting. This farm property feels far removed from the bustle of modern life but is actually only a few minutes drive from all the amenities of the Delaware River and the attractions of its thriving riverside towns. The main house with four bedrooms and many charming heirloom features also has major expansion potential. Two additional residential units on the property include a studio and a spacious one-bedroom apartment. The barn features 4 custom built Amish stalls (12 X 14) with individual outlets/lights/fans plus a wash stall, tack room, and flexible office space. There's existing space for adding two additional stalls and tack room expansion. The property also includes 8 fenced paddocks, a large jumping arena as well as a 60' round training pen. There's a pole barn and 28 of its 34 acres are preserved. This property is a rare opportunity.
A real country paradise, this 2+ acre offering includes a wraparound porch, deck, patio and an insulated outbuilding with an office. Convenient to Frenchtown and Flemington, this thoroughly modern home looks out upon the carefree countryside, providing a rarely-found fusion of sleek and serene. A long list of amenities includes updated kitchen and baths, a partly finished basement with gym, 5 bedrooms, and second-floor laundry. The floor plan begins with the spacious great room offering views from several exposures, wood floors, and a fireplace. The dining room is dressed in wainscot near the attractive kitchen. Streamlined and sophisticated with granite counters, new 'smart' appliances, and a built-in breakfast nook, it will be a pleasure to whip something up here. A mudroom, powder room and double storage closet are nearby. Upstairs, the owner's suite is positively pampering with a totally organized dressing closet and a fantastic, renovated bathroom. This home defines the concept of contemporary while still enjoying a pastoral lifestyle. 2 wave smart hub automated home controls allow you to control lighting/thermostat from smart phone.Move right in. Beautiful details inside and wide open spaces outside. Whole house Generac generator included in sale.
Paradise FOUND. Stunning 2008 custom colonial on 7.43 level open and wooded acres in Kingwood Township. In the tranquil Hunterdon Country countryside, but close enough to the commuter access of Route 78, the shopping of Flemington, and the restaurants and galleries of the Delaware River towns. Filled with natural light with spectacular views of the property through every window. Completely move-in ready with hardwood flooring, immaculate neutral paint, and upgrades throughout. Outbuildings and fencing to house backyard chickens or smaller livestock such as sheep, goats, or mini horses and mini donks. Natural pond hosts a wonderland of frogs, turtles, and a variety of migratory birds and water fowl.
NEW CONSTRUCTION HOME WARRANTY-Custom Country Cape built by local well respected builders. Appreciate the fit and finish of this home. Quality materials and craftsmanship are evident throughout. Peaceful setting on a quiet road near the village of Frenchtown. This property offers unique architecture, open floor plan, gourmet kitchen, with granite counter tops, tile back splash.Ceramic tile baths with frame-less glass shower and tub, hardwood flooring throughout, gas fireplaces, butlers pantry, rocking chair front porch and large rear deck. Poured concrete walkout basement, high efficiency heating and cooling forced hot air and central A/C.This is a comfortable well thought custom home. Two large storage rooms on the 2nd floor that could be converted into additional living space.10 minutes to Rte 78 ext 15 New construction ETA Spring 2018. 2 large storage rooms on 2nd floor that could be finished into living space.Potential to convert 4th bedroom on first floor into office and add larger bedroom upstairs.
Fabulous offering in the charming river town of Frenchtown Boro of a mixed use building. Building offers a large, sunny 2 bedroom residence on the second floor with a commercial space (currently retail) on the first floor and a small 1 bedroom cottage in the rear of lot.Off street parking for one vehicle.The residence on the second floor is a delight. High ceilings, large rooms,roomy kitchen with nice storage and a sunporch off it, a living rm/dining rm.,two full bathrooms and a laundry room.Central Air and gas heat.It is believed to have wood floors beneath carpet as well and walk up attic for storage etc. Live here and defray expenses with the rentals.The location is premium for access to towpath along the Delaware River,shopping,and dining.
Set among a verdant oasis of mature trees, lush gardens and rolling lawns, this circa 1890 colonial revival home enjoys the benefits of country living from a walkable, in-town location. A short stroll from artistic Frenchtown's eclectic shops, restaurants and galleries, on over ~ of an acre, this is truly the best of both worlds. A tranquil tone is set by the natural splendor enveloping all around, while the gentle bubbling of a creek makes for the perfect soundtrack. Multiple exterior spaces perfectly exploit the beautiful scenery, including the masonry front porch with creative mosaic feature, a wrap-around patio/retaining wall and an outdoor dining area. Inside, find charming historic details throughout the warm and inviting floor plan. Ornate period trim, built-in shelving and a decorative mantle punctuate the open living and dining rooms. The kitchen features a center island and adjoins a sweet sitting or breakfast room. A convenient powder room completes this level of the house. Upstairs, find three bedrooms and a full bath, plus access to the walk-up attic for additional storage. The basement can be accessed from inside or by way of bilco doors, and houses laundry and utility areas. A multi-story barn has limitless potential uses, and the driveway offers plentiful off-street parking.
Come see this centrally located home with a detached barn located on .58 acres in Frenchtown. This home is just waiting for your personal touches. If you are a first time home buyer or an investor who isn't afraid to roll your sleeves with some DIY skills, this is the home for you! Schedule an appointment today.