Fresh & Modern: 54 Falmouth Street, Short Hills, NJ
Built-in 2009 and ideally situated on a quiet tree-lined street in the highly sought-after Hartshorn section of Short Hills, this spectacular residence boasts over 6,000 square feet of impeccably designed living space. As you step through the stately front door, you are greeted by a majestic foyer that serves as the gateway to the various treasures offered by this inviting home. Built to exacting standards by a prestigious local builder with a neutral designer palette, the craftsmanship is immediately apparent -- finely detailed millwork, gleaming hardwood floors, and soaring ceilings all attest to the quality and attention to detail. The large open floor plan impresses with a stunning two-story foyer, first-floor office, first-floor bedroom, two gas fireplaces, and a spacious family room next to a gourmet kitchen where no expense was spared. Upstairs, the luxurious primary suite serves as a sanctuary with its gas fireplace, oversized walk-in closets, and sumptuous en-suite bath. Additional bedrooms, like the second-floor laundry center, are generously proportioned with ample closet space. A wonderful lower level with a bedroom, two rec rooms, a full bath, and a half bath offers plenty of space, while an oversized 3-car garage provides endless storage. Outside, the bespoke experience continues with an expansive deck overlooking the generous grounds. Whether it's a casual barbecue, sunset cocktails, or simply soaking in the tranquility of your surroundings, this outdoor haven is sure to be the focal point of countless cherished memories. Thoughtful upgrades include a built-in gas generator to ensure the fun never ends—just steps to the Hartshorn Elementary School and its expansive grounds.
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VIRTUAL TOURS / INTERACTIVE FLOOR PLAN
In this virtual tour, you can 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.
The following is a walk-through video of 54 Falmouth Street in Short Hills:
Situated in the Hartshorn Section's wealthy and highly coveted enclave, this magnificent residence—erected in 2009—is a testament to the pinnacle of modern luxury and architectural prowess. Spanning an extravagant 6,000-plus square feet of meticulously planned living space, this home masterfully balances magnificence with a unique sense of intimacy, blending sumptuousness and functionality in a singular, elegant design.
Thoughtfully designed and constructed, this transitional colonial offers modern amenities, an open floor plan, clean lines, and a luxurious scale. The dramatic entry hall is set on the hardwood flooring and flanked by generously sized dining and living rooms to set the architectural tone. A dramatic staircase winds up to the second floor.
The eye-catching banquet-sized dining room, framed with beautiful molding, is ideal for an entertaining evening.
Opposite the dining room is a jewel: the stunning living room with a wall of windows and masterful trim detail.
A serene & private office with crown molding is a one-of-a-kind space for contemplation - the rare space its owner will look forward to using.
The heart of every home is the Kitchen, and this home's Kitchen is a truly special space. Wrapped in windows for maximum airiness and light and outfitted with an oversized island, custom cabinets, chef-grade appliances, designer plumbing fixtures, sophisticated lighting, and a spacious breakfast area, the Kitchen dazzles. Overlooking lush grounds, the Kitchen spills out to an inviting, expansive deck perfect for al fresco dining.
Cool in the summer and warm in the winter: The family room, clad with a gas fireplace, is open to the Kitchen with uninterrupted sightlines and is the perfect hub for casual gatherings.
Conveniently located off the Kitchen are essential rooms used daily: The large and ever-functional Mud Room features custom-outfitted closets and a Powder Room. A private Guest Suite is privately tucked on the opposite side of the main level, adding flexibility to this perfect floor plan.
Ascending to the home's second level, solid wood doors lead to the luxuriously serene Primary Suite, which features a vaulted ceiling, walls of windows, a gas fireplace, and custom walk-in closets.
A large elegant hallway leads to the closets of your dreams with customized cabinetry and hanging spaces. Solid hardwood doors lead to the Primary Bathroom with natural stone floors, a steam shower with top-of-the-line plumbing fixtures, and a beautiful jetted tub with large windows overlooking the lush grounds. A double vanity with expansive storage offers plenty of room for toiletries and linens.
Four additional generous Bedrooms with custom window treatments & en-suite Bathrooms reside on the Second Floor, ensuring perfect privacy for all.
The Lower Level offers high ceilings, making it uniquely inviting. One finds a spacious Recreation Room, Bedroom, and Full Bathroom. A second mudroom and garage entrance add convenience and complete the expansive space.
The deck boasts extensive and picturesque vistas, making the homeowner feel far away and yet less than a mile from the Millburn Train Station.
The large property and deck ensure that even the largest gathering will feel comfortable.
The home's craftsmanship is matched by its sophisticated technical systems, with state-of-the-art heating & cooling and security systems to give its residents perfect comfort. This masterful design and luxury balance is less than two miles from local shops, world dining and theater, and the Millburn Train Station's Midtown Direct Service to New York City.
- Builder: Yon Bronstein
- Architect: Scialla Architects
- Custom entry door
- Anderson high-efficiency windows throughout
- Two-story grand and elegant Entry Foyer
- Hardwood floors in most areas
- Custom Kitchen cabinetry
- Bosch dishwasher
- Sub Zero 48" side-by-side refrigerator
- 36" Viking cooktop with six burners
- 30" Viking double oven
- Marvel wine refrigerator
- Sharp Built-in microwave
- U-Line wine cooler
- Center-island with seating
- Granite countertops
- 4 Bedrooms on the second floor, all en-suite
- Bedrooms on all three levels
- The tray ceiling in the Primary Bedroom
- Custom designed Closets
- Spa-like Primary Bathroom
- Oversized whirlpool
- Glass-enclosed shower with designer fixtures
- Stone flooring
- Irrigation system
- Custom security system
- Two high-efficiency gas-fired furnaces (Replaced in 2020, 2021)
- The water heater replaced in 2021
- Built-in, standby gas generator
- See listing agent
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