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

Newton, Sussex County, New Jersey

A Timeless Property of Distinction offering Privacy and Unmatched Activities and Options Contact: MARK WERNER Werner Realty - Mark Werner 1465 Union Valley Road, West Milford NJ Cell:(973) 390 0583 Business:(973) 657-9222 Wonderland Farms has been a 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 also available 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 with abundant shopping and full services. Only an hour plus from Broadway or Wall Street it is an ideal home or family compound. 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. A tennis court with guest viewing area at the large 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 New England 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, a full custom wet bar with dishwasher and wine refrigerator, 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. There is a 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 recreational areas in the tristate area. Conveniently located a little over an hour from either NYC or Newark Airport means you can remain in contact. Highly rated Public and Private (Blair Academy) schools near-by. Major Atlantic Network Hospital (Newton) is just minutes away and shopping options abound. Available for a quick close - Be moved in by August or or early September House furnishings negotiable for turnkey if desired 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
6000 SQ FT
Income Producing Horse Property

Plumsted Township, Ocean County, New Jersey

This is the property you've been waiting for...8.99 Farm Assessed Acres of picturesque Horse Farm property nestled in the Heart of Plumsted Township. This Ranch Style home has 4 Bedrooms and 3 Full Baths. The oversized Master Suite and has bamboo flooring, full bathroom and a huge walk-in closet. Updated Kitchen, Full Laundry Room, New Roof, Windows and Siding in 2008-09. The backyard boasts a 20x40 Heated Pool, a hot tub and a Pool House for entertaining and off-season storage. There is a 14 Stall Barn with Bath Stall, and full laundry room with Washer & Dryer. The property has 5 large all grass paddocks with lean-tos, 2 medium pens and 1 pony pen. Plus a Riding Ring with Dusk to Dawn lighting. Beautiful Grass paddocks. Water & Electric to all Paddocks. Barn has ceiling fans, gable fans and separate Water Meter & Shut-off.

Beth Kimmick , Century 21 Action Plus Realty

8.99 ACRES
1575 SQ FT
Stylish Horse Farm

Plumsted Township, Ocean County, New Jersey

Welcome to Paso Fino Farm. Updated 4 bedroom Colonial w/a gorgeous wrap around porch has a huge Master Bedroom w/ Walk-in Closet & Master Bath plus 3 other large bdrms. First floor boasts Family Room w/Fire Place, Office, Formal Living Room, Open Concept Kitchen and a huge Dining Room w/Custom wainscoting & crown molding. Finished Basement & Over-sized garage offer lots of storage. The spacious back yard has a giant deck & beautiful pool for entertaining. Horse lovers will love our location near Colliers Mill and marvel at our equestrienne amenities - 8 stall barn w/fly system & wash area (12x12 stalls), feed shed, 2 Half-Acre Paddocks w/new run-in sheds, Riding Arena, Round Training Pen-all areas w/ Water,Electric & newly painted fencing. 12 camera Security System. New roof/siding (2010)

Beth Kimmick , Century 21 Action Plus Realty

3.71 ACRES
2856 SQ FT
Duncraven Stables

Hopewell Township, Mercer County, New Jersey

Currently known as Duncraven Stables and sitting on 61+ acres, this full-service hunter jumper training and premier horse show facility holds multiple A-rated, B-rated and schooling horse shows. This sale consists of two lots. One lot with a renovated 1800's colonial farm house, detached garage w/finished second level including a full bath, heating & AC. The second lot consists of the horse facility with 50 stalls, indoor arena w/GGT footing & misting system, 4 outdoor arenas with all-weather footing, viewing lounge, viewing deck, numerous fenced fields & paddocks, plenty of room for parking. There is a 3 acre exception area to build an additional residence. Only minutes from Rt 95, approximately 15 minutes west of Princeton, 30 minutes north of Philadelphia, and 1 ½ hours south of New York City. Includes Block 62 Lot 1.01 & 1.02, 1300 & 1310 Bear Tavern Rd, house and horse facility with 3 acre exception area to build additional residence. Leased solar panels for horse facility. Co-listed with William Landesman of KL Sotheby's International Realty (908) 797-9424. www.DuncravenForSale.com

Constance Kingston , Keller Williams Real Estate

61.69 ACRES
2629 SQ FT



Wantage, Sussex County, New Jersey

THIS IS THE DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH YOU HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR! FARM ASSESSED 11-STALL BARN. Completely Private set on 13 acres. Home is spacious and nearly 4,000 s.f! 400 AMP service! Possible in-law suite. Partially renovated, Upgraded Kitchen and all baths are renovated. Water and electric at paddocks. Extra large shed for shavings / storage. There is also a large shipping container on the farm for additional storage to "toys". Round pen, ( need a little TLC) Home's square footage nearly 4,000 square ft. Granite kitchen, Wood floors. 4 Bedrooms and 3 full Baths. Inside Koi pond at foyer. Space for an outdoor riding ring! Plenty of turn out space EXTREMELY MOTIVATED SELLERS.

Eva Bonner , CLEARVIEW Realty

13.00 ACRES
3952 SQ FT
Equestrian Center for Sale in South Jersey with Huge Indoor & Outdoor arenas

Clarksboro, Gloucester County, New Jersey

Magnificent East Greenwich Equestrian Center just hit the market in South Jersey! This beautiful 17 acre property features everything you need to live your dream of owning a Equestrian Center. This beautiful property features a Barn that is fully matted with Eighteen 12x12 Stalls, an Office, Bathroom with Laundry, a Wash stall with hot/cold, 2 Grooming Stalls (one with heat lamps), 2 Tack Rooms, Feed Room and Kitchen area. It also has several Foaling Stalls with removable divider walls and a Large Storage Area with access for a hay wagon. It doesn't stop there! Attached to this amazing barn, is a stunning 80'x200' Indoor Arena with exceptional sand and rubber footing and mirrored walls. On days that you'd rather ride outside, there is an amazing 80'x200' Outdoor Arena with Lighting and Stonedust and Rubber footing. This gorgeous property also boasts 9 large grassy paddocks with Nelson heated automatic watering system that was completely refurbished in 2018 to include all new water and electrical lines. These lush paddocks are completely fenced with 6-strand high tensile, low maintenance fencing with attached electrical system to keep the horses safe while roaming the fields for the day. Back by the barn, there is an Original block shedrow barn with 3 large stalls and a hay loft. The Outbuildings have newer roofs to provide storage for equipment and bedding materials. Once your day is complete, you can retire to your home which is only steps away from this Equestrian Paradise! Nestled behind a private, aerated pond sits this beautiful home featuring 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 2843 sq ft of living space. The first floor features beautiful tile plank flooring, refurbished barn wood moldings, and lots of windows to take in the breath taking views of the the property. The kitchen comes equipped with wooden cabinets, granite countertops and a wine fridge. This gorgeous home boasts a sitting room off the Master bedroom that can be easily converted into an office or library for the avid reader. During the summer, entertain in style on your back wrap around porch overlooking your private pond or just relax on the lawn watching the horses roam. This home also comes equipped with a 2 car garage and plenty of parking space. Located approximately 1000 feet off of the main road, you are sure to relish in the privacy of your Equestrian Paradise! With 18 fully boarded stalls and a horse trainer on property, the financial possibilities are endless! Make your appointment today...This once in a lifetime opportunity won't last long!!!

Nancy Leisner , Weichert Realtors

17.00 ACRES
2843 SQ FT
23+ Acre Riverfront Horse Farm

Mahwah, Bergen County, New Jersey

Situated along the Ramapo River, the Greenwich architectural firm of Shope, Reno and Wharten created a unique 5 bedroom Hampton's style stone and shingle masterpiece which was built by James Nigro with no expense spared. The views are breathtaking and extraordinary. The 9 stall barn opens to a limestone jumping area, expansive paddocks and trails along the river. Above the stalls is a massive artist loft with separate living quarters encompassing 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Infinity pool, hot tub, stone BBQ, generator and so much more make this a once in a lifetime opportunity. Additional 1.2 acres with 2 antique homes available to purchase.

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

23.80 ACRES
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
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
3087 SQ FT
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
3298 SQ FT

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