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Pool, guesthouse and pickleball court! Circa 1780. Over one acre in New Jersey. $299,000

July 1, 2022

I like the pool! And how about that pickleball court! This home was built in 1780. It is located on 1.66 acres in Sussex, New Jersey. The home features a covered front porch, exposed beams, and a large deck. The property has a stream with a cozy guesthouse overlooking it. There is an in-ground pool, pool house and pickleball court. There is a cool old 1800’s stone mile marker on the property. Only one of four on the Deckertown Turnpike. Two bedrooms and one bathroom. $299,000

Contact Lynn Lappert with Exp Realty

From the Zillow listing:


Historic 1780 Farmhouse with Original 1800s Stone Mile Marker Reads 54 Miles to Hoboken or Jersey City. One of Four Mile Markers That Can Be Seen Driving Along the Deckertown Tpke Section. Step Back in Time Through the Rustic Front Door, with Wide Plank Wood Floors and Exposed Hewn Beams on the Walls and Ceiling of Both Levels of this One of a Kind Country Home. Side Deck Entrance to Updated Eat-In Kitchen and Living Room with Wood Burning Brick Fireplace and Slate Hearth. Hear the Stream From the Family Room, with Freestanding Wood Stove, Bedroom and Full Bath. Two Large Bedrooms on the Second Level with Vaulted Ceilings. Relax on the Full Length Covered Front Porch with Swing, or Nap in the Cozy Guest House Overlooking the Stream with its Own Covered Porch and Outdoor Shower. The Wood Deck Off the Kitchen Leads to a Heated Inground Gunite Pool with Privacy Fence, Ornamental Grasses, and Terra Cotta Tint, Stamped Concrete Decking, with Pool Shed. There is a Pickleball Court and Playhouse/Shed. A Farm Field is Adjacent to the Level Backyard, with Split Rail Fence and Stone Wall Border, Adding a Year Round Pastoral View. The Property is Wooded Next to the Stream with a Pond For FIshing. A Special Summer and Weekend Home For Over Fifty Years! Your Turn to Feel the Summer Breeze and Warm Winters By the Fire. Estate Sale 1,360 sq ft as per NJACTB Note: Tiffany Lamp in Kitchen is Excluded and Will Be Replaced. Conventional, Cash or 203K Only



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