Historic House Listings

Wow. Feast your eyes on this one! McCarthy Estate in New Jersey.

April 24, 2018

One fireplace came from a 1600 Italian castle! Wouldn’t this be fun to explore! Really curious who owned it originally. Built in 1919 in Mantua, New Jersey. Two houses on the property of 24 acres. The basement was a speakeasy back in the day! $1,199,000

From the Zillow listing:


-McCarthy Estate- Through the Iron Gates into this 24 acre Sprawling Estate featuring 2 Stone Tudor homes with over 4,000 Sq Ft in Each Home with Breath taking Gardens that are looking to be revived again. The Main home features 12 rooms, 6 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, 3 stone fireplaces, One Fireplace Originally came from a 1600 Italian castle. Covered porch, slate patio areas, circular driveway, newer roof shingles and newer gas Weil-McLain hot water boiler heating system. The Guest home features 4,369 Sq Ft, 14 rooms, 6-7 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, 2 fireplaces, 2 courtyard patios, 1 garden area, 1 covered patio, newer 5 zone gas Weil-McLain boiler heating system. Also featured is a 60×23 6 car block garage, 60×12 barn type building, old tennis court, gazebo, 20×60 concrete built-in pool and a pump house with deep well. The detached Stone 23×21 Art Studio that is highlighted by the Beautiful lead glass windows, cathedral ceiling, 2 new skylights, newer roof shingles, flagstone flooring and a stone wood burning fireplace. This great space with endless possibilities also feature a basement that was used as a Speakeasy back in its day. This area is also heated by another newer hot water boiler. The attached 26×17 Glass Greenhouse is also heated by the hot water boiler.

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