CLASSIC GRANDEUR:  36 Stewart Road, Short Hills, NJ

36 Stewart Road - Front View Of Home

Architectural and scenic grandeur coincide at this spectacular Short Hills estate, nestled on 1.76 manicured acres offering a park-like setting and resort-like accommodations. Accessed by a private drive and renovated to offer every entertaining convenience, this 7-bedroom residence beautifully showcases impeccable attention to detail.

The perfect setting for both lavish entertaining as well as intimate gatherings, those at the pinnacle of success will appreciate the grand spaces, yet peace and solitude are offered by this remarkable home. Lounge by the breathtaking pool and spa gazing at the impeccably manicured, mature grounds, while inside sophisticated systems add to the home's cachet, including a music system & radiantly heated flooring throughout the first and second levels, uninterrupted via a home generator.

7 Bedrooms, 7 Full & 2 Half baths, three car garage, five fireplaces, grand open spaces, soaring ceilings, custom moldings, and hardwood flooring in most areas, whole-house generator, spectacular 1.76-acre property with heated in-ground salt water pool, cabana and so much more. Vacationing away from home will be a distant memory.

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36 Stewart Road EntryEntry to this magnificent home is accessed from a quiet street, up a winding drive, creating a commanding presence and promising no less. Peace and privacy abound in this idyllic setting, far from the world yet only a few minutes from the Short Hills NJ Transit Train Station, which offers convenient service to Hoboken and New York Penn Station.

36 Stewart Entry HallThe impressive Entry Hall, with its original staircase, custom doorways, soaring ceilings, and two coat closets, offers guests a glimpse of the grandeur that awaits every turn. Flanking the Entry Hall is an elegant fireside Living Room and banquet-sized formal Dining Room, both boasting expansive windows and offering spaces perfect for intimate gatherings and large events. Also flanking the entry hall is the Kitchen and an i-wood-paneled first-floor Library / Office. Radiantly heated flooring throughout the first and second levels exudes wonderful warmth all winter.

36 Stewart Living Room Anchored on the beautiful hardwood flooring and set beneath a high ceiling with substantial high-gloss moldings, expansive windows, designer recessed accent lighting, and architectural interest at every turn, the fireside formal Living Room is elegant, welcoming guests with warmth and grandeur.

36 Stewart Road - Dining RoomA banquet-scale formal fireside Dining Room with custom wainscotting and multiple windows sets the tone for lavish entertaining under dramatic moldings, offering the perfect space for small and large dinner gatherings. Holidays and every day will offer a very special experience.

36 Stewart Road - Gourmet KitchenAt the very heart of the home is the spacious Kitchen with walls of windows, offering complete visibility to the resort-like rear property. The gourmet Kitchen is high-end, embellished with custom cabinetry, marble and limestone countertops, six burner Wolf gas cooktop, two Wolf electric convection ovens, a KitchenAid dishwashers, a Fisher & Paykel dishwasher drawer, a Sub-Zero refrigerator, two Sub-Zero freezer drawers, and oversized center island with seating. The convenient Butler's Pantry features additional storage and yet another Sub-Zero Refrigerator, Sub-Zero Freezer, and Sub-Zero wine refrigerator.

36 Stewart Road - Family RoomNearby is the epitome of effortless gathering: an expansive family room boasting oversized windows and doors with direct sight lines to the rear property from every angle. This generously proportioned room features coffered ceilings, radiantly heated slate flooring, and two pairs of French Doors that open to the pool and lush rear property.

36 Stewart Road - Master BedroomThe upstairs hall is bright and dramatic, with lofty views of the Entry Hall below, accessed by a grand staircase leading to 4 spacious and bright bedrooms. The luxurious Main Suite is reminiscent of a Bed and Breakfast, offering the homeowner a serene, generously sized fireside bedroom with intricate millwork. The bedroom provides generous views of the perfectly manicured grounds.

36 Stewart Road - Master BathThe Master Bath features a wonderful wood-burning fireplace, large windows, a radiantly heated tumbled floor, two separate vanities, an oversized walk-in shower, and a luxurious air-jetted tub.

36 Stewart Road - Second Floor BedroomsThree additional second-floor bedrooms offer ensuite baths, high ceilings, walk-in closets, built-ins, and elegant moldings—one of the bedrooms is in the perfect in-law suite with a sitting room, bedroom, and full bath. The laundry center is also located on the second floor, adding convenience. The third floor has three additional bedrooms, a full bath, and plenty of storage.

36 Stewart Road - Recreation RoomThe Lower Level is expansive, with an assortment of rooms created for the individual tastes of its occupants, including a Recreation Room, Exercise Room, and Full Bath. Two Storage Rooms and a Utility Room also reside on this level.

36 Stewart Road - Pool and Pool HouseAt the end of the sweeping lawn is a wonderful surprise -- an idyllic heated in-ground salt-water pool, totally secluded from the rest of the world, offering a tranquil retreat. A nearby pool house/cabana offers a changing room, full bath, and kitchenette facilities.

This estate awaits that extraordinary buyer who appreciates fine craftsmanship, modern conveniences, and all that Short Hills has to offer.



  • 7 Bedrooms, 7 Full & 2 Half Baths
  • 1.76 Acres
  • Completely renovated
    • The exterior and interior were completely restored to their original grandeur
    • All new kitchen and baths
    • All new electricity, including a Generac whole-house generator
    • All new plumbing
    • All new Norwood windows and doors
    • Upgraded insulation and systems, including the addition of radiantly heated floors throughout the first and second levels
  • 45 minutes from Midtown Manhattan
  • Top-ranked Short Hills school system


Entry Hall

  • Stunning front-to-back entrance hall with bay windows overlooking the rear grounds
  • Grand sweeping staircase with daylight landing
  • Custom architectural trim work and intricate original plaster moldings
  • Two expansive coat closets

Living Room

  • Wood-burning fireplace with white mantel
  • Custom window treatments
  • Custom chandelier
  • Built-in bookcases
  • Intricate 24" millwork

Dining Room

  • 12' ceiling
  • Gas fireplace
  • Wood paneling
  • Floor-to-ceiling bookcases
  • Custom plantation shutters and shades
  • Custom chandelier

Media Room

  • Windows on three sides
  • French doors to rear property
  • 10' beamed ceilings
  • In-wall wiring for television


  • Original pine paneling
  • Wood-burning fireplace
  • Custom window seat beneath multiple windows
  • Assorted width pine floors
  • Custom bookcases
  • Intricate original plaster moldings

Gourmet Eat-in Kitchen

  • Wide plank oak floors
  • Multiple French doors open to patio and rear grounds
  • White beamed ceiling
  • Built-in workstation
  • Expansive center island with seating, prep sink and Calacatta marble countertop with mitered book-matched edge
  • Limestone countertops around perimeter
  • Subway tile backsplash
  • Two Wolf electric convection ovens
  • Six-burner Wolf gas cooktop with griddle
  • KitchenAid dishwasher
  • Fisher & Paykel dishwasher drawer
  • Sub-Zero refrigerator
  • Two Sub-Zero freezer drawers
  • Farmhouse style sink with instant hot water

Butler's Pantry

  • Sub-Zero refrigerator
  • Sub-Zero freezer
  • Sub-Zero wine refrigerator
  • Expansive custom shelving and cabinetry

Family Room

  • Three walls of windows
  • Arched French doors on two sides leading to patio and pool
  • White beamed ceiling
  • Slate flooring
  • In-wall wiring for television

Powder Room (Formal)

  • 2 sconces and mirror over Kohler sink
  • Kohler toilet
  • Custom window

Powder Room (Informal)

  • 2 sconces and mirror over Kohler sink
  • Kohler toilet

Second Level

Master Bedroom Suite

  • Dressing area
  • Two large walk-in closets
  • Generous bedroom with multiple windows and custom window treatments
  • Built-in bookcases and cabinets flanking a gas fireplace

Master Bath

  • Wood-burning fireplace
  • Two large vanities
  • Two windows with plantation shutters over air-jetted tub
  • Expansive shower stall with rain shower head

Bedroom 2

  • Four windows with plantation shutters
  • Large closet
  • Ensuite bathroom
    • Shower over tub
    • 2 custom sconces
    • Kohler sink set on granite countertop
    • Custom vanity

Bedroom 3

  • Window seat with cushions
  • Two walk-in closets
  • Wall of custom built-ins
  • Beamed ceiling with wainscotting
  • Ensuite bathroom
    • Shower over tub
    • Waterworks faucet
    • Custom vanity

Bedroom 4

  • Two room bedroom suite
  • Window seat with cushions
  • Two walk-in closets
  • Ensuite bathroom
    • Shower stall
    • Pedestal sink

Second Floor Laundry Room

  • Tile floor
  • Countertop with sink

Third Level

  • Three additional bedrooms sharing an expansive full bath
  • Storage rooms

Lower Level

Recreation Room

  • Built-in blackboard
  • Wall of built-in cabinets and bookshelves
  • In-wall wiring for television

Exercise Room

  • Sauna
  • Wide-plank engineered wood floors

Full Bathroom

  • Two light sconces
  • Granite countertop over vanity
  • Toto commode
  • Shower stall


  • Multi-zone heating and cooling systems with radiant heating throughout First & Second floors
  • Water softener
  • Full house natural gas backup generator
  • State-of-the-art security system with motion detectors and glass break sensors



  • Poured concrete custom swimming pool
  • Salt-water system
  • Built-in spa
  • Built-in water fall
  • Natural gas heater
  • Built-in speakers around pool deck for home music system


  • Lush, mature specimen plantings throughout entire property
  • Irrigation system with sprinkler heads for lawn and soaker lines for shrubs and planting beds


  • See listing agent

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