Livingston NJ Real Estate & Homes for Sale
HIGHEST SALES PRICE IN LIVINGSTON - KEAN ESTATE
The NJ Luxury Real Estate Group successfully marketed and sold this century-old Georgian-style stone mansion, representing both the buyer and seller. This estate, distinguishing itself as the original home to Congressman Robert W. Kean, father of Thomas Kean, the 48th governor of New Jersey, is set majestically on over 5 acres at the highest point in Livingston. This residence features sweeping lawns and breathtaking western views. Boasting 30 rooms including 14 bedrooms, 7.4 baths, 15 fireplaces, 2 full kitchens and elevator, no expense was spared in restoring this spectacular home. The entire residence is grand and elegant with custom gold gilded moldings, soaring barrel, coffered, dome and tray ceilings, intricate marble and wood flooring, marble baths and a 13-foot high mahogany library. The grounds feature an expansive circular drive, in-ground pool, tennis court, garden house, indoor squash court and 6-car tandem garage.
Included below are homes for sale in Livingston, NJ, in Essex county. These Livingston NJ real estate listings are updated daily from the Garden State MLS (GSMLS).
The township of Livingston was named for William Livingston, the first Governor of New Jersey. It is a township with much to offer including excellent schools, close proximity to shopping and excellent restaurants as well as convenient access to major highways such as Route 10, Route 280, Route 287, the New Jersey Garden State Parkway and the New Jersey Turnpike.
When comparing homes in Livingston with similar homes in towns along the NJ Transit train line, a larger home with more amenities can be obtained in Livingston for the same investment. If you work locally or drive into NYC, Livingston should be at the top of your list. And if you prefer to commute via the train, the South Orange train station is a short 10 minute drive away or take one of the jitney buses from the Livingston mall to the South Orange train station. Read More...
There are many beautiful areas in Livingston but none more prestigious or luxurious than Bel Air.
Conveniently located near major roads and highways such as Route 280, Route 10, South Orange Avenue and Eisenhower Parkway, Livingston affords easy commuting. For those who travel into NYC on a regular basis, consider the Livingston Express Shuttle. Commuters are picked up from a free parking area at the Livingston Mall and are dropped at the South Orange train station within a short 10 minute drive. Express rush hour trains to and from South Orange typically take 30 minutes or less, offering a leisurely stress-free commute.
In addition to commuting by train, bus service to the Port Authority Bus Terminal is available on the Community Coach 77 bus route. Bus service to Newark is available on the 70, 71, and 73 routes, with local service available on the MCM3 and MCM8.
With all Livingston has to offer, nothing is more important to residents and buyers than the Livingston school system which is consistently highly ranked by New Jersey Monthly Magazine and other publications. Students attend one of six elementary schools for grades K through 5. All students then move through the school system together, first at Mount Pleasant Middle School for grade 6, Heritage Middle School for grades 7 and 8 and the Livingston High School for grades 9 through 12.
- Burnet Hill Elementary School, 25 Byron Place, Livingston, NJ 07039
- Collins Elementary School, 67 Martin Road, Livingston, NJ 07039
- Harrison Elementary School, 148 North Livingston Avenue, Livingston, NJ 07039
- Hillside Elementary School, 98 Belmont Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039
- Mount Pleasant Elementary School, 11 Broadlawn Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039
- Riker Hill Elementary School, 31 Blackstone Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039
- Mount Pleasant Middle School (Grade 6), 11 Broadlawn Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039
- Heritage Middle School (Grades 7 and 8), 20 Foxcroft Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039
- Livingston High School (Grades 9 through 12), 30 Robert Harp Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039
For more information about the Livingston school system, please visit the Livingston School District website.
Livingston Services and Utilities
Electricity and gas are provided by Public Service Electric & Gas (PSE&G). Water is provided by the Township of Livingston. Garbage collection is provided free of charge by the Township and sewage treatment at an additional charge. The Township picks up trash twice weekly, and there is an active recycling program.
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