1 Olmsted Lane, Mendham NJ

1 Olmsted Lane Front Photo

Better than new with an understated elegance rarely found in newer construction today, this beautiful five bedroom home has it all. The open floor plan is ideal for both formal gatherings and daily activities, with space to grow. From the dark hardwood floors to the epicurian kitchen to a spectacular Master Bedroom suite, all surrounded by a lush 1+ acre property in a quiet tree-lined cul-de-sac neighborhood, there isn't a more perfect home in Mendham Township. This is a home built for today's luxury home buyer ... be prepared to fall in love.

5 Bedrooms, 3.2 Baths, 3 Car Garage, open floor plan, custom upgrades throughout and so much more.  Click here to see the MLS listing and photos for this home.  Additional information not found on the MLS can be found below.


Click here to view a digital brochure for this property: 1 Olmsted Lane Diigital Brochure

The digital brochure includes photos, floor plans, a survey of the property and details regarding the many features and amenities offered by this beautiful home.  If you would like to receive a paper copy of this brochure, please contact Tony Verducci at 973-477-2220 or tony@tonyverducci.com.



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In this virtual tour you will be able to walk through the home, see the floor plan, view additional photos of the property, arrange furniture using the floor planner and even view an area map.



1 Olmsted Lane Foyer

Location and upscale living define this luxury Colonial home, counted among 17 exclusive single-family estates in the awarding-winning Governor Estates community of sought-after Hovnanian-built homes. Palatial in its scope and masterful in its architectural design, a breathtaking two-story entry foyer with curved sweeping staircase sets the tone for this stunning residence. 

1 Olmsted Lane Living Room

Distinctive architectural features included high and coffered ceilings, hardwood floors, wainscoting and elaborate crown moldings in select rooms. An entertainment-scale living room with two-sided gas fireplace opens to a sunlit conservatory with soaring Palladian windows.

The expansive formal dining room flows into an exquisite Epicurean kitchen that features custom cabinetry, high-end stainless steel appliances, 6 burner gas cooktop, double wall ovens, two dishwashers, warming drawer and granite countertops, plus a large center island, breakfast bar, desk and breakfast area. 

1 Olmsted Lane Living Room

A fully-loaded butler’s pantry with wet bar, wine refrigerator and ice maker, together with a large walk-in pantry nearby, make entertaining a breeze. Leisure and elegance converge in a dramatic two-story family room with gas stone fireplace. A handsome first-floor office enhances the first floor, along with a powder room and over-sized laundry center/mud room.

1 Olmsted Lane Study

A splendid master bedroom suite boasts a sitting area and large walk-in closet, with a master bath that features double sinks, soaking tub, shower and separate commode. Four generously-sized bedrooms and two baths complete the second-floor picture, while a fully finished lower level offers additional leisure living in a spacious recreation room, along with a game/media/exercise area and half bath.

1 Olmsted Lane Study

Sophisticated mechanical systems include a security system, central vacuum system, four-zone heating and cooling systems, underground sprinkler system, three-car garage, a large paver patio, mature landscaping, and so much more.

Superb leisure lifestyle in this exclusive community is assured by its Mendham address, a close-knit community with its small boutiques and coffee shops, excellent schools and historical landmarks. Set on over an acre of property in a picturesque setting, this fine residence is a must-see!



  • Stunning stone-front colonial, offering nearly 8,000 square feet on a lush 1.09 acre lot
  • Sought after, award winning Hovnanian community
  • Frankfort model with largest floorplan in the community
  • Desirable Mendham East Side location with close proximity to NJ Transit trains
  • Prestigious, highly rated Mendham school system, recently ranked #4 out of 339 New Jersey High Schools by New Jersey Monthly Magazine
  • Open concept floor plan
  • Fresh, modern colors throughout
  • 5 bedrooms on second floor
  • 3 full baths
  • 2 half baths
  • 3-car garage
  • Energy Star rated



  • Beautiful stone front with HardiePlank siding on sides and rear of home
  • Custom entry doors with glass sidelights
  • High efficiency windows by Anderson
  • Energy Star rated construction with low utility bills
  • First floor, attached 3-car garage
  • Professionally landscaped and maintained 1.09 acre property
  • Automatic sprinkler system with rain sensor
  • Large two-tiered rear stone patio
  • Hardwired outdoor speakers
  • Basketball hoop with adjustable height


INTERIOR (First and Second Levels)

  • Open concept floor plan with 5 second floor bedrooms, 3 full and 2 half baths
  • 9+ foot ceilings on first floor
  • Dark hardwood flooring throughout first floor
  • Recessed lighting in many rooms
  • Custom blinds, shades and plantation shutters
  • Elegant two-story Foyer, featuring wainscoting and a dramatic sweeping circular staircase
  • Formal Living Room with bay window, tray ceiling and two-sided gas fireplace opening to Conservatory
  • Formal banquet-size Dining Room with bay window, tray ceiling and wainscoting
  • Large, sunlit Conservatory with Palladian windows on three sides, tray ceiling and gas fireplace
  • Butler’s Pantry
    • Custom cabinetry
    • Granite countertop
    • Bar sink
    • Wine refrigerator
    • Ice maker
  • Gourmet Epicurean Kitchen
    • Custom cabinetry
    • Stainless steel appliances
    • Granite countertops
    • Oversized center island with breakfast bar
    • Double electric wall oven
    • Six burner gas cooktop
    • Professional range hood
    • 48” side-by-side refrigerator
    • Two dishwashers
    • Microwave
    • Warming drawer
    • Separate walk-in pantry
  • Two-story Family Room with floor-to-ceiling windows and stone gas fireplace
  • First floor Office with bay window, conveniently located off Foyer
  • Oversized Laundry/Mud Room
    • Separate front entrance
    • Custom cabinetry
    • Coat closet
    • Large laundry sink
    • Hookups for either a natural gas or 240V electric dryer
  • Large Master Bedroom suite
    • Separate sitting area
    • Double walk-in closet
    • Dressing area
    • Master Bath with soaking tub, stall shower, two sinks and separate toilet room
  • Rear staircase provides convenient access to second floor from Family Room
  • Attic Access


INTERIOR (Lower Level)

  • Extra high concrete foundation with 9’ ceilings
  • Expansive Recreation Room
  • Separate area perfect as Media Room, Exercise Room or Game Room
  • Half bath
  • Utility Room with storage



  • Three gas fireplaces (Living Room, Conservatory and Family Room)
  • Recently updated, state-of-the-art cellular Security/Fire system
  • Central vacuum system
  • 300 AMP electric service
  • 75 gallon high efficiency, high recovery water heater
  • Four zone (two units) high-efficiency forced air heating and cooling:
    • New Trane high-efficiency (16 SEER) condenser for first floor
    • Three-year HVAC service plan included, paid through June 2017
    • Zone 1: Lower Level
    • Zone 2: First Floor (except Conservatory)
    • Zone 3: Conservatory
    • Zone 4: Second Floor
  • Fully hard-wired for cable/FiOS with separate connections for DirectTV
  • Invisible dog fence
  • Sump pump with backup battery
  • Energy Star rated