STYLISH SENSATION: 74 Stewart Road, Short Hills, NJ
Spectacular classic colonial ideally situated on over a half acre of entirely level property on one of the most coveted streets in Old Short Hills. Completely gut renovated to perfection in 2014, this chic and sophisticated dream home has it all with everything new from the foundation up including new electrical, plumbing, systems, windows/doors, slate roof and so much more. Modern and fresh boasting an ideal first floor plan with a wonderful flow, two wood-burning fireplaces in the living room and family room, a banquet-sized dining room and impressive gourmet kitchen with custom cabinetry, white countertops, professional grade appliances including a Sub-Zero 36" refrigerator, Sub-Zero 36" freezer, Wolf 8-burner 48" gas range with two ovens and pot filler, and an inviting banquette seating area overlooking the expansive, lush rear property and nearby expansive family room with coffered ceiling and walls of windows. A wonderful and private first floor office with custom built-ins, expansive pantry, laundry center, garage, mudroom and powder room completes the first level.
On the second level, a luxurious primary bedroom suite boasts a gas fireplace, vaulted ceiling, two custom walk-in California closets and spa-like bath with large soaking tub and exquisitely designed walk-in shower. The second floor offers four additional bedrooms, one of which is currently configured as a perfect second office/homework room, three additional full baths, expansive closet space, two linen closets and a second laundry center.
The lower level offers a large step-down recreation room with high ceilings, exercise room, powder room and a plethora of storage space. A built-in generator ensures the fun never ends. The rear property is a rare find in Short Hills: flat, expansive and private. Truly an oasis in a prime location in the heart of Short Hills, just minutes to local transportation, major highways, shopping and highly ranked schools.
VIRTUAL TOURS / INTERACTIVE FLOOR PLANS
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.
Stylish sophistication meets the warm comforts of home here at the masterfully designed 74 Stewart Road. 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.
Thoughtfully renovated, this traditional center-hall colonial offers modern amenities & a flexible floor plan with clean lines & luxurious scale. The architectural drama astounds with the spectacular custom railing set on handsome wide-plank floors, generously sized dining & living room all with impressive moldings and trim work.
The eye-catching dining room is stylishly framed with a bow window and expansive scale. Around the corner one finds the gourmet kitchen perfect for an avid entertainer.
Across the foyer is the ultra-chic living room with masterful trim 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.
The pièce de résistance is the gourmet eat-in kitchen & delightful breakfast room. The kitchen’s huge island is surrounded by top of the line appliances, stylish plumbing fixtures & elegantly coordinated pendant lights. The adjacent breakfast area is framed by a sliding door leading to a wonderful patio. 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 two-car garage, powder room, first-floor laundry and driveway side entrance.
Ascending to the second level of the home, you find doors leading to the luxuriously serene Primary Suite featuring custom draperies on large windows, large gas fireplace and picturesque views of the rear grounds.Two walk-in closets boast custom cabinetry and a plethora of space.
From the Primary Suite's Main Hall, 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 stunning walk-in shower.
The remainder of the second floor boasts four generously-sized bedrooms, all professionally designed with custom window treatments & beautiful bathrooms. A second Laundry Room resides on this level and adds to the thoughtful appeal of the home’s functional layout.
Finally, the show-stopping lower level offers every imaginable amenity including a large exercise room with walls of mirrors, media room, powder room and plenty of storage.
The outdoor bluestone patio boasts perfect exposure and picturesque views of the manicured grounds. Perfectly situated, the patio ensures that even the largest gathering will feel comfortable.
The 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 .56 acres, 74 Stewart Road 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.
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