9 Harding Drive
South Orange, NJ 07079
** UNDER CONTRACT **
This stunningly renovated home offers four levels of finished living space with a designer’s paint palette, gleaming hardwood floors and beautiful lighting fixtures throughout.
As you approach the house, you walk up the brick walkway to the welcoming front stoop overlooking the rolling lawn. Upon entering the classic foyer you are greeted by a beautiful staircase with gorgeously crafted railings. To the right, you find the formal living room with refurbished wood burning fireplace as the focal point.
Beyond, an archway leads to the den/ family room with a wall of windows overlooking the backyard – perfect for unwinding after a long day!
To the left of the entrance foyer, you will find the Formal Dining room with bay windows overlooking the front lawn and skyline views.
Off the dining room is access to the newly enclosed porch, which has been turned into a stunning 3 season room with wood floors and three walls of windows!
The dining room leads into a modern, light-filled, over-sized Gourmet kitchen. A Chef’s dream, the kitchen offers a large pantry, top quality stainless steel appliances, a stylish island with a modern chandelier, recessed lighting and eat-in dining area. The cooking area features a Professional style range and hood on a stunning wall of tile along with a speed-oven in the island.
The kitchen is a beautiful space to cook in and gather and offers access to the mixed stone patio with built-in fire pit and backyard with freshly sodded lawn.
Also on the first floor are 2 coat closets and a powder room.
As you arrive on the second-floor landing, to the right you have a spacious light-filled Master Suite, complete with a custom-built walk-in-closet. Your private master bath comes with a double vanity, double medicine cabinets and a massive glass-walled shower with granite bench and an overhead rain shower.
A second renovated full bath on the second floor serves the additional two bedrooms on this floor, both with double closets.
The finished third floor offers another suite with bedroom and separate living area or office. This floor also offers a third full bathroom with stand-alone tub. All windows have gorgeous treetop views!
FINISHED LOWER LEVEL
The lower level, which is accessible from the driveway and attached two-car garage, boasts a fully finished recreation room with crown moldings and a tile floor. A separate spacious laundry/storage/workroom is also tiled. From the lower level, you have direct access to the two-car garage.
Many original features have been preserved while updating the home with new thermal windows, 2 zone HVAC with 92% efficiency furnaces, a high-efficiency water heater and dimmable LED recessed lighting. The exterior has recently been repainted and maintenance-free, color-coordinated aluminium trims have been added to the windows. Fresh landscaping including 4500 square feet of newly sodded lawns!
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION
It isn’t just a catchphrase, it is the most important factor you should be considering when buying a home!
This home is perfectly situated on a tree-lined street and less than a mile from everything South Orange Village has to offer from reputable schools, downtown shopping, Performing Arts Center and parks. Manhattan, Newark Airport and AmTrak are all a short drive away. The jitney bus provides a quick ride to the train station with access to NYC trains just blocks away!
The South Mountain Reservation, a nature reserve covering just over 2000 acres of hiking and biking trails is steps from your door.
ADDITIONAL PROPERTY FEATURES:
- New thermal windows
- 2 Zone HVAC with high efficiency furnaces
- High-efficiency water heater
- Dimmable LED recessed lighting
- New Master Ensuite with walk-in custom closet and private bath
- Master Bath has a massive glass-walled shower with a granite bench, and a 6-way diverter operating showerhead, overhead rain shower and wand.
- Oversized Gourmet Kitchen with professional style range and hood & all new stainless steel appliances
- Designer paint palette and lighting
- Finished lower level recreation room & laundry/storage/workroom.
- Walk in storage on the third floor
- Two car garage with direct access to the lower level.
- MESH WiFi with up to 300 Gbps throughput and three access points.
- Newly painted exterior with maintenance free color-coordinated aluminium window trims.
- Mixed stone back patio with built-in fire pit
- Fresh landscaping including newly sodded lawns