STYLISH SENSATION:  30 Jefferson Avenue, Short Hills, NJ

30 Jefferson Avenue - Evening Front Photo

Designed by Tom Baio AIA, built by Grant Homes and decorated to perfection by Santiago Tomas Interiors, this is the home you've been waiting for! Modern and fresh, it is the perfect combination of custom newer construction and high quality designer finishes. An amazing lower level with 18' tall sports court, home theater and exercise room is only outdone by the spectacular gourmet kitchen with custom inset shaker cabinetry, Thermador appliances, gleaming quartz countertops and cozy sunlit breakfast room, all open to a fireside family room. The open concept floor plan boasts 7 ensuite bedrooms on three levels, a glamorous master bedroom suite with balcony, soaring ceilings, ebony hardwood floors, contemporary colors, first-floor office, walk-up attic, oversized 3-car garage, built-in generator and second-floor gathering room.

7 Bedrooms, 6 Full & 1 Half baths, 3 car garage, 1 fireplace, grand open spaces, soaring ceilings,  custom moldings and wide plank hardwood flooring throughout, chef-inspired kitchen, high-tech systems, bluestone patio and so much more. This is the home you have searched for to no avail, until now.

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30 Jefferson Avenue Front PhotoStylish sophistication meets the warm comforts of home here at the masterfully designed 30 Jefferson Avenue. Serenity and privacy abound in this idyllic setting, feeling far from the world yet just minutes from the Short Hills NJ Transit Train Station with convenient service to Hoboken and New York Penn Station.

30 Jefferson Avenue FoyerThoughtfully designed by renowned architect Thomas Baio AIA, this traditional center-hall colonial offers modern amenities & an open floor plan with clean lines & luxurious scale. The architectural drama astounds with the spectacular double height entry set on handsome wide-plan floors, generously sized dining & living room all with impressive moldings and trim work.

30 Jefferson Avenue Dining RoomThe eye-catching dining room is stylishly framed with beautiful ceiling trim, custom drapery & elegant wall covering. Around the corner is a generously sized wine refrigerator perfect for an avid entertainer and most discerning collector.

30 Jefferson Avenue Family RoomAcross the foyer is the ultra-chic living room with masterful trim, shimmering drapes and walls of windows. The large family room is open to the kitchen, making it the epitome of effortless gathering. With its gas fireplace, stunning mantle and proximity to the expansive rear patio, this room has incredible flow allowing for seamless entertaining.

30 Jefferson Avenue KitchenThe pièce de résistance is the gourmet eat-in kitchen & delightful breakfast room. The kitchen’s huge quartz  island is surrounded by top of the line appliances, stylish plumbing fixtures & elegantly coordinated pendant lights. A large window above the main kitchen sink overlooks the rear property where the stunning patio and grounds create an elegant sight line. The adjacent breakfast area is framed by windows and door leading to a wonderful patio. The other side of the kitchen offers direct flow into the ever-functional, large Mud Room hall with custom built-in millwork lockers & seating. At this end of the home, you’ll conveniently find access to the three-car garage, back stairwell, driveway side entrance and first floor bedroom suite.

30 Jefferson Avenue Master SuiteAscending to the second level of the home, you find doors leading to the luxuriously serene Master Suite featuring custom draperies on large windows, stylishly designed sitting room and expansive balcony overlooking the rear grounds. A large elegant dressing room leads to the closets of your dreams with customized cabinetry. 

30 Jefferson Avenue Master BathFrom the dressing area, a solid door opens to a spa-like Master Bathroom with stunning floors, top-of-the-line plumbing fixtures, a beautiful soaking tub with large window above and a private water closet.

30 Jefferson Avenue BedroomThe remainder of the second floor boasts four generously-sized bedrooms, all professionally designed with custom window treatments & beautiful bathrooms, all en-suite. The Laundry Room on this level adds to the thoughtful appeal of the home’s functional layout. 

30 Jefferson Avenue Sports CourtFinally, the show-stopping lower level offers every imaginable amenity including a large exercise room with walls of mirrors, media room, sports court and additional bedroom suite. 

30 Jefferson Avenue Rear PropertyThe outdoor bluestone patio boasts southern exposure and picturesque views of the manicured grounds. Perfectly situated, the patio ensures that even the largest gathering will feel comfortable.

30 Jefferson Avenue Rear PropertyThe technical systems are exactly what one would expect in a home of this caliber, with state-of-the-art heating & cooling systems and security system. Resting on .61 acres, 30 Jefferson Avenue is a tasteful balance of masterful design, luxury & classic comfort, awaiting that extraordinary buyer who appreciates fine craftsmanship, stylish design and modern conveniences & all that Short Hills has to offer. We dare you not to fall in love.



  • Quality custom home construction designed by Thomas Baio AIA
  • 7 generously-sized bedrooms
  • 6 Full & 1 Half baths
  • 3 car garage
  • 1 fireplace (Family Room)
  • 0.61 lush acres
  • Grand open spaces, soaring custom ceilings, custom moldings and hardwood flooring throughout
  • LED recessed lighting throughout
  • Multiple-zone high-efficiency HVAC systems
  • Full house generator
  • 35 minutes from Midtown Manhattan via NJ Transit express trains
  • #1 ranked Short Hills public school system



  • Grand entry with iron railing staircase
  • Matte wide hardwood flooring
  • Two large coat closets with custom organization systems
  • Custom chandelier

Powder Room

  • Custom vanity with natural stone countertop
  • Designer fixtures

Living Room

  • Large windows overlooking lush property
  • Custom chandelier
  • Custom draperies

Dining Room

  • Coffered ceiling 
  • Custom light fixtures
  • Custom window treatments
  • Designer wallpaper covering

Butler's Pantry

  • Large glass-front wine refrigerator

Gourmet Kitchen

  • Custom white inset shaker-style cabinetry
  • Quartz countertops
  • Subway style tile backsplash
  • Undercabinet lighting
  • Expansive center island
    • Designer light fixtures
    • Professional top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances
    • Thermador 48"  six-burner gas range with removable griddle and two ovens
    • Overhead professional exhaust
    • Thermador microwave
    • Thermador refrigerator/freezer
  • Breakfast Area
    • Designer lighting fixture
    • Bay window with French door to rear patio

Family Room

  • Open to kitchen and breakfast area
  • Gas fireplace
  • Abundance of windows and natural light
  • Coffered ceiling

Bedroom 6

  • Full Bath
    • Stall shower
    • Designer hardware & fixtures

Mud Room

  • Access to back stairway
  • Custom built-in cubbies, cabinets and drawers
  • Convenient side entry door leading directly to driveway

Oversized 3-Car Garage

  • Three doors with garage door openers
  • Abundance of storage


Master Bedroom Suite

  • Oversized windows with custom window treatments
  • Large balcony overlooking rear property
  • Three walk-in closets with custom closet organizers
  • Master Bath
    • Oversized stall shower
      • Wall-mounted & handheld shower sprays
    • Soaking tub
    • Double custom vanity with marble counters and designer mirrors
    • Chrome fixtures throughout
    • Oversized windows
    • Separate washroom

Bedroom 2

  • Custom window treatments
  • Oversized closet with custom shelving

Bedroom 3

  • Custom window treatments
  • Oversized closet with custom shelving

Bedroom 2/3 Jack & Jill Bath

  • Bathtub with designer fixtures
  • Custom vanity with mirror and stone counter

Bedroom 4

  • Three windows with custom window treatments
  • Oversized closet with custom shelving
  • En-suite bath
    • Shower stall with designer fixtures
    • Custom vanity with mirror and stone counter

Bedroom 5

  • Two windows with custom window treatments
  • Walk-in closet with custom shelving
  • En-suite bath
    • Shower over tub with designer fixtures
    • Custom vanity with mirror and stone counter

Laundry Room

  • Conveniently located on the second floor
  • Front loading high-efficiency washer
  • Gas dryer
  • Built-in storage
  • Hanging rod
  • Standalone utility sink
  • Frosted door for privacy


Bedroom 7

  • Egress window
  • Walk-in closet with custom shelving
  • En-suite bath
    • Shower stall with designer fixtures
    • Custom vanity with mirror and stone counter

Exercise Room

  • High ceilings
  • Wall of mirrors
  • Three windows of natural light

Recreation Room

  • Expansive and offers abundant possibilities for customization
  • Wall-to-wall carpeting

Sports Court

  • 18' high ceiling
  • Durable cement walls
  • Half-court basketball setup
  • Glass windows overlooking court
  • Dehumidification system


  • Sophisticated projector and audio system


  • Zoned high-efficiency heating and cooling systems
    • Multistage gas furnaces with humidifiers and air cleaners
    • Full house generator
    • State-of-the-art security system with motion detectors and glass break sensors


  • Custom entry doors with glass sidelights
  • Professionally landscaped and maintained 0.61 acre property
  • Multi-zone irrigation system


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