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$475,000.00

RIVERFRONT RANCH

Newton, Sussex County , New Jersey

4.86
ACRES
3
BEDROOMS
2
BATH
0
SQ FT
hay barn • pond • 1 barn with 7 stalls

Property description

A winding country road brings you to this horse property on almost 5 acres, within walking distance of the "Old Town Center". The 7 stall barn still stands, however the horses and fencing are long gone. The site of the barn was carefully chosen, built into the river bank, close to the pond with a hay loft above, and the stalls below, there are 2 wells on the property. Offered for the first time, this home was built for his bride in 1971, set on a beautiful piece of land bordered by 1,154' of the Paulinskill River. Long and low from the street, this ranch is also built into the hillside, providing a walkout basement on the river side. As you enter the dramatic 22' Sun Room you will find sun light streaming through the wall of windows overlooking the property. The Sun Room leads to the 27' Great Room with a massive stone fireplace stretching along one wall and a handsome flagstone floor, both built by Lawrence Earl. The dining table is arranged in front of the crackling fire, perfect for large celebrations, with French doors leading to the Kitchen and a pair of sliding doors leading to the deck. This deck overlooks the 72 acre Camp Nejeda just across the river, surrounded by unspoiled natural beauty. There is a second brick fireplace which warms the Living Room. The home has 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths, with hardwood floors and comfortable central air installed in 2010. A car collectors dream, there is a " clear span" 3 car garage with plenty of space to restore or display your collection. Enjoy sunsets form the gazebo overlooking the river, an ideal place to end a perfect day. This is your escape from the city, the retreat you have been dreaming of, with walking distance to the Blue Ribbon Elementary School.


Details

Home Features

  • Living Room 18 X 12 hardwood floors
  • Great Room 27 X 21 flagstone floor
  • Kitchen 15 X 9 ceramic tile floor
  • Master Bedroom 13 X 12 hardwood floor, en- suite full bath
  • Bedroom 13 X 10 hardwood floor
  • bedroom 12 X 10 hardwood floor
  • Sunroom 22 X 20 ceramic tile floor
  • Breakfast Room 15 X 9 hardwood floor
  • full unfinished basement with a sliding door to the yard, inside entrance

Lot Features

  • 1,154' of Paulinskill River frontage
  • the river forms a pond near the Barn
  • fronts the 72 acre Camp Nejeda, the view from the home is only of natural landscaping
  • well cared for lawn
  • 2 chicken coops
  • large open wood shed

Horse Facility Features

  • Gambrel Bank Barn with 20' high ceiling on the upper level , 7 stalls plus tack room on ground level with windows, water, electric, phone, entrance to the stalls faces the river and the pond. The property is zoned for 3 horses, however, new owner could possibly apply for a variance to the town for additional horses. Call listing agent for a full explanation.

Distances

  • 10 miles to hospitals
  • 10 miles to shopping
  • 5 miles to trails


Information deemed reliable, but not guaranteed. Buyer to verify all information


Location

912 Stillwater Rd, Newton, Sussex County, New Jersey


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