Historic House Listings

Off market. Wow!! Circa, 1726! Forty acres in New Jersey. $379,900

May 15, 2018

There is a lot of original still in this house!! Those window surrounds! Those doors! The floors! Almost 40 acres in Flemington, New Jersey. Six bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 4,600 square feet. $379,900

From the Zillow listing:

 

THE OLDEST HOME IN READINGTON TOWNSHIPCIRCA 1726 SITUATED ON A RISE OVERLOOKING AN EXTENSIVE MEADOW WHICH SWOOPS DOWN TO THE SOUTH BRANCH OF THE RARITAN RIVER THE SEMI SECLUDED HOME AND OUTBUILDINGS ARE ACCESSED VIA A LONG DRIVEWAY. THE MAIN HOME WITH TWO LATER ADDITIONS CONTAINS 16 ROOMS AND THE INTERIOR RETAINS MOST OF IT’S ORIGINAL FEATURES INCLUDING BEAUTIFUL WIDE BOARD FLOORS , DOOR HARDWARE, TRIM, , 4 MAGNIFICENT FIREPLACES AND 12 ON 12 WINDOWS. THE HOME HAS NOT BEEN UPDATED AND WOULD NEED INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR RENOVATION BUT WELL WORTH THE INVESTMENT. THE PROPERTY CONTAINS A LARGE DAIRY BARN AND NUMEROUS OUTBUILDINGS. THE LAND IS RELATIVELY LEVEL AND LENDS ITSELF TO CONTINUED FARMING OR HORSES. ADJOINS ADDITIONAL 36 ACRES OF OPEN SPACE.

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