Historic House Listings

Sold. Wooster Manor, Circa 1851. Over one acre in New Jersey with a pool. $399,900

February 21, 2020

This seems like a decent price! The Wooster Manor was built in 1851. It is located on 1.2 acres in Berlin, New Jersey. The home has seven gables and a large wrap around porch. The home has stained glass windows, original hardwood floors and original woodwork. The property has a pool, pool house, pond with waterfall, and a two car garage. Five bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 3,616 square feet. $399,900

Contact Shauna Reiter with Redfin: 856-357-7352

From the Zillow listing:


Welcome home to this 18th century Queen Ann Victorian best known as Wooster Manor! Built-in 1851, the home maintains its historic character through features like it’s seven gables, stained glass windows, and three-quarter wrap around porch but provides for modern updates like it~s newer kitchen and open concept main floor living space. The exterior amenities include a pond with a fountain and waterfall, pool house and redwood play-set and basketball net off the wrap-around extended driveway leading to a two-car garage. The renovated kitchen includes upgraded cabinetry, granite countertops and a Heartland oven that adds to the character of the home. The kitchen flows into the library and grand dining room for easy entertaining. The French doors from the kitchen lead out to the pool/garden. The laundry room and an in-law suite with a fully remodeled Victorian bath complete the main floor. Take one of the two staircases up to the second floor and find three bedrooms, an office, a seating room/workspace, and a renovated full bath. You will love the character of the clawfoot tub and stained glass windows in the bathrooms! Head upstairs to the third floor and find two more recently renovated bedrooms, a second seating area and a one-of-a-kind reading nook that overlooks the beautiful property. The fenced-in backyard is complete with a newly gunite, lighted saltwater pool which includes a diving board, a sundeck space complete with grilling area, extensive hardscaping and stunning views of the Victorian rose garden. This unique property has many recent upgrades, including a 10-year-old roof, restored and repainted wooden clapboard siding, trim and porch, heated tile floor in the kitchen, upgraded garden tub in master bath, tankless hot water heater, and multi-zone sprinkler system. Playset, pool house, and garage being sold “AS-IS”. Don’t miss out on an amazing opportunity to own a piece of Historic Berlin’s history.


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