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Suburban Oasis: 11 Notch Hill Drive, Livingston

11 Notch Hill Drive - Front View of Home

An extraordinary residence and rare opportunity in Livingston's coveted Chestnut Hill neighborhood. This spectacular estate, accessed by a private drive and nestled on nearly one full acre, offers complete privacy and resort-like accommodations. Lounge by the breathtaking pool with slide, waterfall, spa and fire pit gazing at the manicured grounds or host dinner parties on the expansive bluestone patio with pergola and covered living area with TV, fireplace, pizza oven and barbecue. Inside, the gourmet kitchen, luxurious master suite, state-of-the art home theater, game room, bar and wine cellar will impress while sophisticated...

Welcome To Appin: 85 Stewart Road, Short Hills

85 Stewart Road - Front View of Home

Welcome to "Appin", a residence of historic significance built by John Stewart Jr. situated on one of the most prestigious streets in Short Hills. This spectacular 2.3 acre property offers it all for sports enthusiasts boasting one of only a few residential indoor squash courts in the US as well as outdoor tennis, basketball, swimming and plenty of room for football and soccer. The stone mansion, lovingly restored by its current owners, awaits visitors at the end of a long drive creating a commanding presence and promising no less, elegantly framed by sprawling lush flat lawns, stone terraces, a 4-car over-sized garage for car aficionados...

Live Waterfront: 18 Joanna Way, Short Hills

18 Joanna Way - Rear View of Home

An opportunity of a lifetime. From the pages of a luxury magazine, this completely renovated and meticulously maintained residence nestled in the heart of Old Short Hills on over half an acre showcases both sophisticated high design and alluring warmth. Imagine purchasing an impeccably decorated house that feels just like home on the very first day. One where luxurious custom finishes throughout were all carefully selected to perfection.

This exquisite waterfront home features breathtaking views of North Pond, 6 bedrooms, 6 1/2 baths, a flowing floor plan, soaring...

New Construction: 57 Glen Avenue, West Orange

57 Glen Avenue - Front View of Home

New construction to be built with plenty of time to customize, including an optional pool and optional tennis court. Tucked away on nearly 3 glorious acres with spectacular NYC skyline views, this is a rare opportunity in the exclusive gated community of Llewellyn Park, offering close proximity to all major highways, fine dining, upscale shopping and a NJ Transit train station offering Midtown Direct service to NYC in under 30 minutes. Offering every amenity that a discerning buyer expects in new construction today including large open spaces, a breathtaking two story foyer and great room, first floor library/office and guest suite, gourmet kitchen with custom white cabinetry...

Classic Elegance: 61 Hemlock Road, Short Hills

48 Crest Drive - Front View of Home

Ideally nestled on 1.24 prime acres in the heart of Old Short Hills, this completely renovated home is absolutely stunning offering the perfect alternative to new construction. With architectural interest at every turn and striking moldings that cannot be replicated, this home creates a commanding presence and offers no less.

With 7 generously sized bedrooms, chef's kitchen with professional appliances, large center island and light-filled breakfast room this home is sure to please. Perched on a private enclave in a wonderfully lush setting with NYC views, an unrivaled opportunity has just presented itself. This...

Modern Sophistication: 180 Highland Avenue, Short Hills

180 Highland Avenue - Front View of Home

An opportunity of a lifetime. From the pages of a luxury magazine, this completely renovated and meticulously maintained residence nestled in the heart of Old Short Hills on nearly one full lush acre showcases both sophisticated high design and alluring warmth. Imagine purchasing an impeccably decorated house that feels just like home on the very first day. One where luxurious custom millwork, striking wall and floor finishes, designer lighting fixtures and custom window treatments were all carefully selected to perfection. This exquisite home features 6 en-suite bedrooms, 7 1/2 baths, a flowing floor plan, soaring ceilings, grand fireplaces, first floor office,...

Short Hills Named Among America's Best Places To Live In New List

Short Hills was named as one of the best places to live in America for 2019. (Photo courtesy of Shutterstock)

Short Hills was named as one of the best places to live in America for 2019, according to a new set of rankings released by Niche. Short Hills was ranked as the eighth best place to live in New Jersey.

The "Best Places to Live" rankings include cities, city neighborhoods and suburbs. Niche defines a place as a "non-rural town" with a population of 1,000 or more, including neighborhoods, suburbs and cities. Niche also separately ranked the best cities, neighborhoods and suburbs to live in.

Short Hills received an overall Niche grade of A+. Here's how Niche graded Short Hills in the following categories:

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Magical Tudor: 48 Crest Drive, South Orange

48 Crest Drive - Front View of Home

Offered for only the second time in nearly 60 years, this one-of-a-kind 1938 English Tudor with stunning panoramic NYC skyline views is an entertainer's delight. Breathtaking in every way, the dramatic front Turret with copper finial surrounded by artistic stone and brick, Vermont slate roof with two dramatic chimneys topped with European copper caps, multiple terraces and heated in-ground pool with cantilevered lounge area and water feature are an inspiration each and every day. Resplendent and substantial, the magic begins once you step inside with custom chestnut millwork, wide-plank hardwood flooring, leaded stained-glass windows and old world...

Classic Colonial: 4 Hardwell Road, Short Hills

4 Hardwell Road - Front View of Home

This 5 bedroom quintessential colonial, nestled on 1.42 lush acres in an idyllic setting backing to the South Mountain reservation, offers a private oasis just minutes from everything Short Hills has to offer. This spectacular sun-filled residence boasts tremendous curb appeal and every modern convenience. Elegant and sophisticated, the classic floor plan flows into a new open-concept kitchen, designed to exacting standards with timeless white cabinetry, stone countertops and stainless steel appliances. A first floor sunroom, first floor office, five second floor bedrooms, five full baths and a walk-out lower level add to the home's cache, while one glimpse...

Five-Star Stunner: 100 Stewart Road, Short Hills

100 Stewart Road - Front View Of Home

From the pages of a luxury magazine, this 7 bedroom, 7 1/2 bath residence nestled on nearly one full acre on the preeminent street in Short Hills is a stunner, showcasing both sophisticated high design and alluring warmth. Custom moldings and cabinetry, spectacular built-ins, designer plumbing and lighting fixtures, striking wall finishes and custom window treatments were all meticulously selected to perfection. Designed by Gray Watt & Partners and built to exacting standards, this very special home features 5 fireplaces, an open concept floor plan, chef-inspired kitchen, luxurious master suite, flexible layout with bedrooms on all levels and an expansive...