Modern Sophistication: 3 Hemshire Drive, Livingston, NJ

3 Hemshire Drive Front Rendering

Your dream home awaits in Livingston NJ! Featuring quality levels far surpassing ordinary new construction, this is a home that will stand the test of time. This residence has been designed and built to exacting standards by the preeminent CitiScape Builders Group in the heart of Chestnut Hill. Ideally situated on a quiet tree lined street, this extraordinary smart home boasts over 8,300 square feet of bespoke living space blending the best of both traditional and modern design sensibilities. A quintessential luxury residence with classic curb appeal on almost one acre of flat property, the home showcases both sophisticated high design and alluring warmth. Featuring a soaring 20' foyer, 7 large bedrooms all with luxurious private baths, an open floor plan, upscale chef's kitchen, relaxing primary suite, first floor office and guest suite, rear staircase to all three levels, walkout basement and expansive grounds with a bluestone paver covered patio, Hartru tennis court and spectacular inground salt water pool. The gourmet kitchen opens to the sumptuous family room, boasting a wall of windows, custom cabinetry, striking quartz countertops, large center island, breakfast room, walk-in pantry, nearby butler's pantry with wet bar and Thermador appliances. The generous primary suite offers a comfortable and serene setting with gas fireplace, two walk-in closets and a spa-like bath. Four additional en-suite bedrooms and laundry finish the second floor. The customizable, large walk-out lower level includes 10' ceilings, bedroom with full bath, wet bar & recreation area. High-efficiency windows, custom closets, designer fixtures and 3-car garage all add to the home's cachet. Still time to customize, pick finishes and add upscale options such as an outdoor kitchen, fire pit, cabana and home theater!

Please be advised that these are not actual photos of the property but rather artist renderings of what the property could look like. Some of the extensive landscaping shown is an upgrade.


  • Building Plans
  • Floor Plans
  • Floor Plan Renderings
  • Property Survey


Estimated Completion: Summer 2023   

  • Approximate square footage: 8,334 (1st & 2nd Floor = 5,892 square feet + 2,442 square feet finished basement)   
  • 7 Bedrooms / 7.1 Bathrooms / Finished Walk-Out Basement / 3 Car Attached Garage (786 square feet)   
  • Lot Size: 0.95 Acre / Flat Private Lot With Over 21,600 Square Feet Behind Home
  • SMART Home (Smart Lock, Ring Doorbell, Honeywell Wi-Fi Thermostats)   
  • New construction with builder's 10-year warranty (10-2-1)   
  • Builder: CitiScape Builders Group ( / @citiscapebg)   

First Floor 

  • Approximate square footage: 2,592 square feet
  • Ceiling height: 10'
  • 5" solid plank select grade red oak hardwood floors (herringbone pattern in foyer)
  • 2 Zone heating & cooling with Honeywell Wi-Fi thermostat   
  • Recessed LED lighting throughout   
  • Baseboard molding throughout   
  • Crown molding throughout   
  • Covered front porch with blue stone paver flooring (15' x 6')       
2-Story Foyer (20' Ceiling Height) (14' x 17')   
  • Custom front staircase with additional rear staircase to all levels
  • Chandelier with electric lift (allowance at preferred vendor)   
  • Two entry coat closets
  • Custom trim   
Living Room (16' x 16')   
Office/Music/Prayer Room (16' x 9')

Dining Room (14' x 15')   
  • Custom coffered ceilings   
  • Chandelier (allowance at preferred vendor)   
  • Pass-through butler's pantry with wet bar, ice maker and refrigerator (6' x 7')   
Family Room (19' x 17')   
  • One 16' x 8' sliding glass doors to patio and two French doors
  • Gas fireplace with marble surround with wood mantel & trim   
  • Internet/cable connection
  • 1st floor bedroom en suite (14' x 10') with separate entrance   
  • Walk-in closet with shelving system
  • Internet/cable connection    
  • Full bath with walk-in shower w/glass door & tile flooring    
  • Optional office/Music Room (16' x 9')
Kitchen (27' x 17')
  • Quartz counters (Buyer chooses from 3 provided options)   
  • Double-stacked cabinets to the ceiling with backlit glass upper cabinets  
  • Cabinet pulls (buyer chooses from 3 provided styles)   
  • Under cabinet lighting   
  • Tile backsplash (buyer chooses from 3 provided options)  
  • 3 Pendant lights over island (allowance at preferred vendor)   
  • High-end stainless steel appliances   
  • Thermador 72" refrigerator/freezer (36" /36" columns)   
  • Thermador 48" gas cooktop & Thermador 48" hood   
  • Thermador double 30" wall ovens   
  • Thermador microwave drawer in island
  • Miele dishwasher       
  • Insinkerator garbage disposal   
  • Pot filler   
  • Walk-in pantry w/shelving (4' x 7')   
  • Optional beverage station   
  • Eat-in breakfast area open to family room   
Guest Bedroom with En Suite (14' x 10')
  • Private location off mudroom
  • Walk-in closet w/custom shelving system
  • Internet/cable connection for TV
Mudroom (14' x 13')   
  • Access from garage   
  • Bench and built-ins for storage   
  • Closet with shelving system   
  • Access to rear staircase   
Powder Room (5' x 7')        

Second Floor    

  • Approximate square footage: 3,300 square feet
  • Ceiling height: 9'
  • 5" solid plank select grade red oak hardwood floors    
  • 2 zone heating & cooling w/Honeywell Wi-Fi thermostats    
  • 5 en suite bedrooms
  • Recessed LED lighting throughout   
  • Baseboard moldings throughout   
  • Crown molding throughout   
  • Attic access (from hallway)   
Primary Suite (23' x 20')   
  • Tray ceiling (12' height)   
  • Gas fireplace 
  • Choice of chandelier or ceiling fan (Allowance at preferred vendor)   
  • Separate zone for heating & cooling w/Honeywell Wi-Fi  thermostat    
  • Internet/cable connection for TV
  • Two large walk-in closets w/custom closet systems (14' x 14') & (8' x 8')
Primary Bath (10' x 16')   
  • Tray ceiling (12' height)   
  • Heated tile floors   
  • 2 large single vanities   
  • Water closet   
  • Linen storage   
  • Large glass-enclosed shower (6' x 6') with 4 Body Sprays, large rainshower head, handheld Spray and bench
  • Free-standing soaking tub
Secondary Bedroom 2 with En Suite (16' x 17')
  • Walk-in closet w/custom shelving system  
  • Internet/cable connection for TV   
Secondary Bedroom 3 with En Suite (16' x 17')   
  • Walk-in closet w/custom shelving system   
  • Internet/cable connection for TV   
Secondary Bedroom 4 with En Suite (16' x 17')   
  • Walk-in closet w/custom shelving system   
  • Internet/cable connection for TV   
Secondary Bedroom 5 with En Suite (16' x 18')   
  • Walk-in closet w/custom shelving system   
  • Internet/cable connection for TV   
Laundry Room (7' x 14')
  • Hookup for washer and gas dryer (washer & dryer not included)   
  • Quartz countertops, sink, lower and upper cabinets   
Hall Linen Closet

Lower Level    

  • Approximate square footage: 2,442 square feet
  • Ceiling Height: 10'   
  • Separate zone heating & cooling w/Honeywell Wi-fi thermostat   
  • Recessed LED lighting throughout   
  • Baseboard molding throughout   
  • Luxury vinyl plank flooring (buyer chooses from 3 color choices of vinyl flooring)    
  • 2 Sump pumps w/ battery backup system and secondary DC pumps   
  • Sewer ejector for the wet bar and full bath waste   
  • No visible columns     
Legal Bedroom w/Egress Window (13' x 12')   
  • Internet/Cable connection   
  • Closet with custom closet system   
Bathroom (access from bedroom & recreation room)   
  • Full bath with stall shower   
  • Tile flooring    
Wet Bar (walk around)   
  • Quartz counters, sink, cabinetry, beverage refrigerator & icemaker   
Recreation Room (46' x 16')   
  • Internet/Cable connection   
Theatre Room / Flex Room (16' x 21')   
  • Internet/Cable connection  

Gym/Office/Playroom (15' x 15')

Storage Closet

Optional Second Laundry Room and/or Dog Spa

Mechanical Room (15' x 9')


Exterior Details   

  • Hardie Shingle exterior throughout or Hardie Shingle, cultured stone & board & batten exterior       
  • 30-Year limited lifetime architectural asphalt shingle roof   
  • Asphalt driveway with entrance apron of Belgium block pavers
  • 3 car garage (at ground level) with 2 Car width driveway and circular driveway 
  • Dedicated electric car charging lines for two cars
  • Bluestone paver front porch   
  • 8' arched solid double mahogany front entry door w/smart lock   
  • Gutters: 5" white seamless gutters with 3" leaders
  • Bluestone paver rear paver patio (1,082 square feet) with natural gas BBQ connections. 441 square feet of patio is covered with recessed lights and fan.
  • Ring doorbell    
  • Landscaping package to include sod, irrigation system and approximately 20 Green Giant Arborvitaes. Will keep any healthy trees and shrubs on property.
  • Gunite saltwater pool with heater and new equipment   
  • Hartru full size tennis court

Building Materials

  • 5/8"  sheetrock for ceilings only in garage,  1/2" everywhere else & 1/2" Sheetrock for Walls   
  • R21 wall Insulation   
  • R38 attic Insulation   
  • Poured concrete foundation   
  • 400 amp electrical service    
  • 5 Zone with 3 HVAC units - Rheem (or comparable brand)   
  • Two 11 gallon per minute rated tankless hot water heaters with hot water loop (two atmospheric 75 gal tank heaters can be selected)   
  • Anderson 400 Series with grids (all operating windows have full screens & sliding doors have sliding screens)    
  • LED recessed lighting (buyer picks Temp 3000K-5000K)   
  • Solid wood doors in bedrooms and bathrooms   

Interior Paint & Floor Stain

  • Floor Stain: buyer chooses stain color   
  • Wall Paint: flat finish for entire home (Benjamin Moore Paint) buyers to choose color
  • Ceilings: Benjamin Moore White Flat   
  • Trim & Doors: Benjamin Moore White semi-gloss

The Buyer acknowledges that variations may appear in all natural wood products, marble, granite, tiles and quartz countertops. Specified materials, if not readily available, may be replaced by similar items to avoid construction delays, at the Seller's sole discretion. The architectural plans and renderings are for reference only, and any item, including but not limited to, features, components, and layouts, as set forth in the mentioned plans, remain subject to revision, modification and/or deletion at the Seller's sole discretion. Any plans provided are solely for information purposes and the actual understanding remains subject to the parties entering into a formal Agreement.

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*The information above is deemed to be accurate but is not guaranteed and is subject to change.

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