NYC CHIC:  30 Colonial Way, Short Hills NJ

30 Colonial Way Front Photo

Experience the upscale lifestyle and understated elegance of this New York City-chic Short Hills home where luxury and leisure meet. Tucked away at the end of a private lane in Short Hills, this classic Colonial has been entirely renovated to perfection, exceeding its original construction with thoughtful enhancements and upgrades that include a fabulous open-concept kitchen/family room, luxurious master bedroom suite and high-end bath upgrades. Its convenient location affords easy access to highways, shopping, NYC transportation and the top-rated Short Hills school system.

4 Bedrooms, 3.1 Baths, custom upgrades throughout,  romantic master bedroom suite and spectacular open concept kitchen/family room. Click here to see the MLS listing and photos for this home.  Additional information not found on the MLS can be found below.



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30 Colonial Way Living RoomThis is a home designed with today’s home buyer in mind featuring a neutral designer palette and modern floor plan. The entry hall introduces a front-to-back living room with gas log fireplace, built-in cabinetry and windows that let the light pour in. French doors open to an idyllic sunroom, perfect as an office or den, with three-sided property views and access to a bluestone patio and level fenced yard framed by privacy plantings.

30 Colonial Way KitchenA formal dining room flanks the entry hall, enhanced with a delightful bay window with window seat and flowing into the heart of the home – an expansive kitchen dressed in neutral light cream custom cabinetry set against black granite countertops and professional-grade appliances. The breakfast area enjoys rear and side views with French doors that open to the rear patio and gardens. A bank of windows showcases an expansive, inviting family room, with a convenient mud room and powder room nearby.

30 Colonial Way Master BedroomThe second floor hall introduces four well-appointed, light-filled bedrooms with hardwood floors, large closets and baths that have been recently renovated to perfection. The romantic master bedroom is set off on its own, featuring a large walk-in closet, dressing area, cathedral ceiling and French door opening to a private balcony overlooking the lush rear property. A luxurious master bath includes a double vanity and oversized shower. Pull-down stairs from the upper hall access ample attic storage.

30 Colonial Way Rear PropertyExtra leisure space is to be enjoyed in the expansive lower level, finished with new neutral wall-to-wall carpeting throughout two spacious recreation rooms, a full bath and a large laundry center. The private backyard offers the perfect venue for al fresco dining and entertaining, with a spacious stone patio, storage shed and playset.

Attractive extras include Pella windows and patio doors, custom window treatments, multi-zone heating and cooling, in-ground sprinkler system, security system, Generac back-up natural gas generator, and so more.

This fine residence delivers upscale suburban living at its best. Step into this extraordinary home and be prepared to fall in love.



  • Stately classic Colonial featuring everything that home buyers want today and more:
    • Ideally situated in a quiet, private neighborhood setting close to all major highways, shopping, schools and NYC transportation
    • Recently renovated from top to bottom
    • Freshly painted throughout
    • Gleaming, newly refinished hardwood flooring
    • Ideal floorplan for entertaining
    • Beautiful, well-appointed baths
    • Four second floor bedrooms
    • Finished basement
    • Floored attic with pull-down stairs leading to ample storage
    • Designer closets in many rooms
    • Outdoor entertaining with large patio overlooking private rear property
    • Prestigious Millburn Township school system with Hartshorn elementary nearby


  • Natural gas whole-house Generac 20 KW generator installed
  • All interior rooms repainted
  • All hardwood flooring refinished
  • New basement carpeting installed
  • Upstairs bathrooms renovated including replacement of counters, shower tile and thresholds
  • All plumbing faucets replaced
  • Living Room fireplace converted to natural gas and fireplace tile surround replaced
  • One A/C unit replaced
  • New Washer/Dryer installed
  • New front door installed
  • New front storm door installed
  • New garage door and opener installed
  • Rear property fully fenced
  • New shed installed
  • New playset installed
  • New lighting fixtures installed (inside and outside)
  • Fireplace scones added
  • Rear floodlights added
  • Timed sconces over side walkway added
  • Timers installed for front lights and patio lights
  • Wall-mounted kitchen television replaced


  • Timeless stone and wood facade
  • Slate roof
  • Paved driveway with Belgian block curbing
  • Stone front walkway
  • New front entry door and storm door
  • High efficiency custom Pella windows and patio doors
  • Beautiful professionally maintained property surrounded by lush, mature landscaping
  • Automated in-ground irrigation system
  • Large bluestone patio with convenient access from Kitchen / Family Room
  • Exterior lighting
  • Attached 1 car garage


  • Open concept floor plan with 4 second floor bedrooms, 3 full and 1 half baths
  • Bright, sunlit rooms with many windows throughout
  • Freshly painted interior with a sophisticated designer palette
  • Recently refinished hardwood flooring throughout
  • Crown molding in many rooms
  • Recessed lighting in many rooms
  • Gracious, welcoming foyer with coat closet
  • Oversized front-to-back Living Room with expansive windows, built-in cabinetry, recently installed gas fireplace and convenient access via two sets of French doors to the Sunroom
  • Welcoming Sunroom with three walls of windows/doors, vaulted ceiling and convenient access to the lush rear property making it the perfect office or den
  • Spacious Dining Room with bay window, window seat and chair rail
  • Kitchen
    • Separate breakfast area
    • Custom light cream cabinetry
    • Gleaming granite countertops
    • Expansive center island with breakfast bar
    • Tile backsplash
    • Viking 4 burner professional gas range with high output burners
    • Commercial grade Best exhaust system
    • SubZero built-in refrigerator/freezer
    • Bosch dishwasher
    • Garbage disposer
    • Undercabinet lighting
  • Open-concept Family Room with large French doors leading to the rear bluestone patio
  • Conveniently located Mudroom with skylight and access to the garage, side yard and first floor Powder Room
  • Master Bedroom Suite
    • Dressing area
    • Large walk-in closet
    • Cathedral ceiling
    • French door to balcony
    • Renovated Master Bath with new double vanity and oversized walk-in shower with new tile
  • Bedrooms
    • Large, bright rooms
    • Upgraded designer closets
    • Renovated Hall Bath featuring tub with shower, new vanity and new shower tile
  • Pull-down stairs leading to ample storage space in attic


  • Recreation Room
  • Exercise / Play Room
  • Full Bath
  • Laundry Center
  • Utility Room


  • Updated 200 AMP electric service
  • Natural gas whole-house Generac 20 KW generator
  • Multi-zone heating & cooling
  • Security system
  • In-ground sprinkler system

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