About New Jersey

New Jersey

imgThe small, eastern state of New Jersey is the wealthiest per capita in the United States and home to over 83,000 horses. Though New Jersey is nicknamed the Garden State over ninety percent of its residents live in cities including the state three largest; Newark, New Jersey City and Patterson.

Tourism is big business in New Jersey and the state is dotted with over 50 resort cities and towns from Atlantic City, which has the world longest boardwalk, to picturesque Cape May. This seaside state enjoys warm, breezy summers and cool to cold winters. The nations highest per capita income and one of the best public education systems in the country make New Jersey a popular place for raising a family.

 
  New Jersey in Numbers:
img Horse Population: 83,000 horses
img Total Economic Impact: $1.1 billion
img Population: 8,638,396
img Land area: 7,417 sq. miles
img Capital: Trenton
img Counties: 21
img Highest Point: High Point at 1,803 feet, located in the county of Sussex
img Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean at Sea Level
img Geographic Center :Located in Mercer County
img 10 largest Cities :
 
 
  • Newark: 280,666
  • Jersey City: 239,614
  • Paterson: 149,843
  • Elizabeth: 125,809
  • Trenton: 84,639
 
  • Camden: 80,010
  • Clifton: 79,922
  • Passaic: 68,338
  • East Orange: 68,190
  • Union City: 65,128
 
 
$2,450,000
HISTORIC EQUESTRIAN ESTATE - PASTORAL & MOUNTAIN VIEWS 56 TO 125 ACRES

Newton, Sussex County, New Jersey


A Timeless Property of Distinction offering Privacy and Unmatched Activities and Options Wonderland Farms has been revered estate since 1810. Nestled in an area surrounded and protected by natural rolling hills, it offers both vast areas of flat and gentle rolling terrain, balanced with hardwood forests and natural ponds assuring privacy amidst unrivaled and breathtaking beauty. Only four families have owned this unique property since 1810 and it is rare to come onto the market. Available as listed as a 56 acre estate, there is adjacent acreage to increase it to, +88 acres or to over 125 acres. It is fully farm land assessed and lies a few minutes from historic Newton, the county seat of Sussex and an hour plus from Broadway. The property offers magnificent views of the distant Kittatinny Mountains along with pastoral and gentle rolling hills reminiscent of Ireland. Two large spring-fed ponds stocked with an abundance of large mouth bass and other fish provides hours of entertainment for the angler. A stunning and lighted water fountain and large Swan Boats for those less inclined are available for cruising this 1.5 acre pond. Outdoor activities are endless. Miles of trails for horseback riding, hiking, berry picking, ATV riding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, ice skating or hockey in the winter. Areas abound for skeet shooting and a pistol/archery range, or tennis with guest viewing areas and Gazebo for a more refined afternoon of leisure are all here for you. The stable is a quick walk with where the riding arena and dressage area await you if you are feeling more lively. Wonderland Farms is a truly special and unique family compound or a business gathering retreat having hosted parties and events of over 500 people and on one side backs up to state forest. Its magnificent outlooks offers much desired privacy while providing unparalleled opportunity for rest and tranquility. The 6,000 square-foot main house is composed of five bedrooms, four bathrooms and a powder room. Integral to the house is a massive 2000 square foot blue-stone outdoor entertaining area and outdoor kitchen which adjoin the house and lead to multiple stone stairways and the 60 foot pool and cabana surrounded by a waterfall on one side. No better place to relax and watch the colorful sunsets over the pond. A fully modern home disguised in a classic structure awaits you. Fully renovated and equipped, this house has everything from a large gourmet kitchen with a wood burning pizza/bread oven, formal dining, music conservatory and billiard room to the large reclining 12 stadium seating theater designed to THX standards and a 500 bottle custom wine cellar as well. . Only the best marble, granite, fixtures and artisans were used to bring this home into the 21st century. Exceptional detail including hand painted ceilings, murals and walls which only a caring eye could achieve these results. Comforting venues for entertaining flow seamlessly into the everyday living space. The 700 square foot great room offers floor to ceiling outstanding views of the property and hills underpinned with the sublime ambiance of cherry, Italian marble, granite and a fireplace to ensure contentment. Note too, the main house has a double wide porte-cochère which is very convenient in any kind of weather for you and your guests. Dedicated paved guest parking area also provided. Upstairs, a sophisticated master retreat is comprised of 16 foot ceilings which are flanked with double 8 foot French hand carved "his and her" mahogany relief doors from the mid 1800's is stunning, yet remains cozy and comfortable. In the master suite, the en suite bathroom has an extra large Jacuzzi and stunning views of the property and sunsets over the pond are a normal occurrence. A walk-in cedar closet and an additional his/her door entry closet provide all the closet space you need. Four more generously-sized bedrooms, two of which have their own Jacuzzi . Although not converted, there is ample space for one or two additional bedrooms or playroom in the attic. The three-car garage has a full workshop and an upstairs area currently used as a gym and storage but could easily be converted to a living quarter as there is a fully heated bathroom and shower below. The freshly painted classic red barn has areas for hay storage of over 2500 bales, farm tractors and equipment, three large storage rooms with doors. The tack room is on the first floor along with four horse stalls and equipment storage area. The wash stall with hot and cold water is outside. Additional outbuildings house estate supplies and equipment. Wonderland Farms is a unique and special country property offering privacy in one of the most beautiful and scenic areas in the tristate area. Located little over an hour from either NYC or Newark Airport you can remain in contact. Major Atlantic Network Hospital (Newton) is just minutes away and shopping options abound. Available for a quick close - Be moved in by the early July Please call or text Mark Werner listing Broker: Werner Realty 973) 9390 0583 markwerner@topproducer.com

Mark Werner , Werner Realty - Mark Werner 1465 Union Valley Road, West Milford NJ Cell:(973) 390 0583 Business:(973) 657-9222

56.00 ACRES
5 BEDROOMS
6 BATHROOMS
6000 SQ FT
 
$29,500,000
River Oak Farm - 43+ Acre Equestrian Estate

Mahwah, Bergen County, New Jersey


43+ breathtaking acres along the panoramic Ramapo River surrounds this English Country estate offering an incomparable lifestyle within close proximity to Manhattan. For the equestrian, there is a 20 stall barn with state of the art amenities, an indoor riding arena, paddocks and trails. For the sports enthusiast, there is both an outdoor soccer/football field, as well as a basketball court, outdoor infinity pool, spa, and private spa for the master suite. There are sport lounges throughout the estate, as well as indoor pool, wine cellar, home theater, English Pub/banquet, massage room, gym, and padded recreation area. The details of the main residence are too numerous to list. Unparalleled state of the art technology throughout the compound. Brochure and video tour available.

Vicki Gaily , Special Properties , Div. of Brook Hollow Group Inc. Realtors

46.00 ACRES
10 BEDROOMS
14 BATHROOMS
- SQ FT
 
$899,900
Resort Paradise Horse Property

Lebanon, Hunterdon County, New Jersey


Beautiful updated & maintained custom country retreat on 6 plus acres with fabulous mountain views.

Susan Komorowski , Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New Jersey Properties

6.05 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
2.1 BATHROOMS
3087 SQ FT
 
$999,999
Hollow Brook Farm - Surrounded by Open Space with Separate Apartment

Califon, Hunterdon County, New Jersey


Lovely Antique 1800's Home on 16.82 Farmland Assessed acres surrounded by 300+/- preserved acres provides a tranquil setting in Tewksbury Township, NJ. The home has seen many upgrades over the years by the current owners. This vintage home has four bedrooms and 3 baths with a bedroom on the 1st level with a full bath & walk-in-closet. Gorgeous open pastoral views can be seen through the newer windows. The kitchen was remodeled to include white shaker cabinets (2006) stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. The living room has a wood burning stove and built-in custom book shelves. The living room and dining room open to one another leading to window lined sun room with a pellet stove. The second floor is completed by 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. There is also newer HVAC and duct work. There is a new digital well system and water filtration. A whole house generator with transfer switch provides peace of mind. A 3-car detached garage has a 2 bedroom 2 bath apartment above it which has an open living room / kitchen area and laundry, its own septic, wood shop. Front stone patio has a hot tub and there is a newly rebuilt stone fire pit / grill station. LOW TAXES!

Mary Licata , Turpin Real Estate

16.82 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
3 BATHROOMS
3298 SQ FT
 
$999,000
Exceptional Equestrian Property in Clinton Township, NJ

Lebanon, Hunterdon County, New Jersey


Bucolic Clinton Township Horse Farm Embracing its pastoral setting in the Clinton Township countryside, a Contemporary-style home with farm outbuildings is a welcoming homestead that’s ideal for equestrian use. The home’s modern architecture offers relaxed living amid window walls that blur the lines between indoors and out. Set on 13.45 acres of open, level scenery, this rural property presents a four bedroom, three full bath cedar residence arranged on two levels, a four-stall horse barn, pastures enclosed by classic three-board fencing and vast open green spaces. A common design element linking rooms on the first and second levels are cedar planked ceilings with exposed beams and oversized windows. The warm tones of the wood ceilings are illuminated by natural light streaming into an open floor plan. Additional details include oak parquet flooring, two wood-burning fireplaces, a built-in wet bar and skylights. Outdoors, the heated in-ground pool features a newer liner and is overlooked by a roomy maintenance-free rear deck. The horse barn includes a large broodmare stall, three additional stalls, a tack room, workshop, two-plus parking bays and a lean-to for farm equipment. The barn’s hayloft can store up to 1,000 bales. Set far back from a quiet country road, this contemporary is approached by a long, paved circular drive. Inside, the 4,600+ square-foot layout begins in a window-walled foyer containing an open staircase and double coat closet. This level has a huge family room anchored by a floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace as well as sliding glass doors to the pool area. A two-level recreation room is set under skylit cathedral ceilings and features a spiral staircase to a huge lofted area adjoining the master bedroom. The home office on the first floor has a picture window framing peaceful views and access to the mud room, laundry and utility room. Two bedrooms with ample closet space share a full bath in the hallway. The upper level presents a living room warmed by the glow of a brick fireplace. Here, a curtain wall of sliding glass doors leads to the roomy rear deck. In the dining room, parquet oak floors and view-filled windows create a memorable special occasion space. The updated kitchen has oak cabinetry, granite countertops and a tile backsplash, while newer appliances, including a dishwasher and Samsung stainless steel refrigerator, are excellent additions. Tile floors, breakfast bar seating and vaulted beamed ceilings are further design enhancements. The adjacent breakfast area with parquet oak floors and chair rail moldings opens to the wet bar with seating for four. Bedrooms on this level include a gracious master suite offering sliding glass doors to the deck, access to the upper level loft set above the recreation room and a master bath featuring a jetted tub, separate shower and skylight. The home’s fourth bedroom is served by another full bath. Further amenities include a new roof, oil-fired hot water baseboard heat, private septic and well water. Clinton Township has a longstanding rural heritage that can be witnessed on a drive through its borders. Bucolic landscapes include an abundance of wide open spaces, conservation land, parks and working farms. Clinton Township is approximately 50 miles west of New York City, and about 40 miles from Newark Liberty International Airport.

Mary Licata , Turpin Real Estate

13.45 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
3 BATHROOMS
4616 SQ FT
 
$1,075,000
Outstanding Equestrian Property in Ringoes, NJ

Ringoes, Hunterdon County, New Jersey


Pastoral setting with pond and two homes on 21 Acres The natural beauty of the Hunterdon Hills surrounds this gracious property comprised of a four bedroom Colonial, one bedroom guest house, three-acre pond, two outbuildings accommodating seven horses, a riding ring, six paddocks and open fields for riding. A long drive traversing a stone bridge leads to the updated Colonial featuring a covered front bluestone porch, while a rear deck stepping down to a bluestone patio, stone-bordered koi pond, colorful gardens, bluestone walkways and picket fencing lend additional charm. Truly peaceful, the vast acreage borders the Copper Hill Country Club’s golf course. The main home was built in the 1930s and presents four bedrooms and four full baths. It provides welcoming entertaining spaces, newer Andersen windows, crown molding treatments, hardwood floors, French doors, a wood-burning fireplace, custom built-ins and neutral paint colors. Special occasions are easily hosted in convivial living and dining rooms as well as an expansive kitchen renovated in 2005 with granite countertops, new stainless steel appliances, white cabinetry and breakfast bar seating. A sun-filled breakfast room is enclosed by transom-topped window walls. Private spaces include a mahogany-paneled den, study with a full wall of built-in cabinetry and desk, plus an en suite bedroom for guests or a single-level living option. Upstairs are three bedrooms including a master suite with updated bath and sitting room and another en suite bedroom. A laundry room with huge closet and another full bath complete the second story. Ideal for multi-generational living or guests, an additional two-bedroom house is featured on the acreage and is arranged with a private patio, kitchen and large living room warmed by the glow of a fireplace with woodstove insert.

Mary Licata , Turpin Real Estate

21.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
4 BATHROOMS
4714 SQ FT
 
$2,100,000
High Meadows - Gentlemen's Horse Farm

Atlantic Highlands, Monmouth County, New Jersey


''High Meadows,'' a gentlemen's horse farm, with direct access to miles of multi-use trails of Huber Woods, this special enclave has an elegant and comfortable main house with detailed moldings, high ceilings and hardwood floors. A 4+ stall barn paddocks and regulation jumping ring make this a wonderful equestrian retreat. The 5th bedroom is in a private apartment with full kitchen and bath. Luxurious master suite with marble his/her baths and closets. Relax in the heated pool with spa. The barn has automatic water,spigots in field,each stall with separate fencing and a regulation riding ring This Locust location has been known as ''horse country'' for many decades. 5 min. to the NYC ferry. Room sizes and sq. footage are approximate. In Middletown Twp, with Atlantic Highlands zip.

Robin Hemphill , Heritage House Sotheby's International Realty

4.10 ACRES
5 BEDROOMS
7.2 BATHROOMS
6484 SQ FT
 
$549,000
Winter View Farm! 12 farm assessed acres with 4 stall barn and 2 run - in sheds.

Hardwick Township, Warren County, New Jersey


Winter View Farm. Situated on 12 farm assessed acres. Updated kitchen with stainless steel/granite. Hardwood floors throughout, Jotul wood stove in large, open family/great room. Library with fireplace, dining room, 2 full baths, mud room, and office complete the first floor. 3 bedrooms and third full bath on second floor. All outbuildings have electric and water hydrants are scattered throughout the property. Automatic water system in large 4 stall barn and pastures. Farm has two huge run-in sheds, goat barn, chicken coup, pig pen, and two storage sheds. Large, 4 stall horse barn has a tack room, plus addition with room for equipment. Like new silver steel roof installed 2016! Also in 2016- new water tank, water heater, water softener, washer/dryer, and dishwasher. Whole house generator transfer switch located in garage.

Aaron Coleman

12.00 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
3 BATHROOMS
2800 SQ FT
 
$579,900
HORSE FARM WITH GORGEOUS HOME & VIEWS!!!

West Milford, Passaic County, New Jersey


CALLING ALL EQUESTRIANS, 4 ACRES & AN INCREDIBLE VIEW! THIS IS THE PERFECT ESTATE FOR YOU! GORGEOUS OPEN CONCEPT HOME...LOOKS LIKE HGTV LIVES HERE! SET ON 4 ACRES, THERE IS NOTHING TO DO BUT MOVE IN & BRING YOUR HORSES! 4 STALL BARN, 2 PADDOCKS, ARENA & TACK ROOM. THIS GORGEOUS HOME FEATURES A TOP NOTCH GOURMET KITCHEN W/ALL THE BELLS & WHISTLES! LUXURY MASTER SUITE, WITH LOFT/SITTING ROOM AREA & GRACIOUS MASTER BATH. 2 ADD'L BDRMS & 2 1/2 BATHS. COZY UP TO YOUR FIREPLACE, WHILE ENJOYING A FABULOUS YEAR ROUND VIEW! LL IS WALK OUT WITH FAMILY ROOM & OFFICE/BDRM. THIS PROPERTY LOOKS LIKE A PARK, WITH BEAUTIFUL PLANTINGS, A KOI POND & WELL MANICURED! THE PROPERTY BACKS TO WATERSHED-PERFECT FOR RIDING TRAILS! COME HOME & VACATION OR ENJOY YOUR OWN HORSE FARM!

Elisa Kolenut , COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL BROKERAGE

4.00 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
2.5 BATHROOMS
- SQ FT
 
$1,900,000
Meticulous Equestrian Estate on 27 ACRES, w/ Indoor arena in Central NJ.

Howell Township, Monmouth County, New Jersey


This is your opportunity to own a meticulously maintained, 27 acre farm with an 9 year old, custom designed, 3,070 SF home. Stunning 25+ stall barn with paver walkways, wash stall, tack room, 2 baths, a kitchen, a private office and a temperature controlled viewing area, overlooking a 80x200 indoor riding arena. There is also a power sliding door and state of the art flooring in the indoor. A second barn provides extra room for additional horses or hay and tractors. There are also several pastures with run-in sheds and a huge outdoor riding ring. To the rear of the property are some trails and a brook for some quiet time.

Erin Hunt , Diane Turton, Realtors

27.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
4 BATHROOMS
3070 SQ FT

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