Mountain Top Estates, A Coveted Basking Ridge Neighborhood
Come home to Mountain Top Estates one of Basking Ridge’s finest addresses. A mature estate enclave, residents are offered an ideal balance of desirable neighborhood, privacy and proximity to shopping, highways, Midtown Direct train and award-winning schools.
Set among homes of distinction and grand proportions, 2.13 park-like grounds provide the setting for the 14-room residence totaling approximately 8677 square feet. Tall trees, manicured lawns and gardens of color and texture provide the stage for the custom home’s impressive cul-de-sac site.
Indoors, wonderful entertaining spaces and luxurious private areas continue the community’s prestigious allure. The white marble floor dazzles in the two-story foyer with staircase gracefully sweeping to the upper gallery. Classic moldings frame high ceilings, windows and room entries. Ceilings, skylights, French doors and expansive windows add architectural intrigue. Oak floors prevail. The living room hosts one of the home’s three fireplaces. French doors open the space to the bright, tall conservatory. The dining room is grandly appointed with artful ceiling, wainscoting, window bank and duplicates the living room’s herringbone patterned floor. Oak paneling and bookcase cabinetry sheath the library. The large, bright breakfast room with skylights, window surround, and side bar accompanies the well-applianced kitchen hosting off-white cabinetry and a sizeable island with breakfast bar. In the two-story family room, room-height windows flank the fireplace, a wet bar resides, and French doors open to the grounds, bluestone patio with kitchen and heated salt water pool.
Also located on the main level, the master suite echoes the home’s generously sized dimensions. A tray ceiling hovers in the bedroom. Walk-in closets are wonderfully spacious and Verde marble abounds in the luxurious bath.
Upstairs, railing surrounds the open gallery and a triple window offers yet another view to the lush grounds. Secondary bedrooms include three en-suites plus two with connecting baths. This level also features an immense bonus room spanning the home’s front to back.
Among the utilities and mechanicals providing year-round comfort are multi-zone heating and cooling, 75-gallon hot water heater, Generac generator, central vacuum, water conditioning and sound system. The home also boasts a four-car garage.
Ceilings, three fireplaces, skylights, French doors, expansive windows. Hardwood floors including herringbone design in living room and dining room. Oak-paneled library, sunny conservatory, two-story family room with soaring stone fireplace, magnificent window wall, wet bar. Updated kitchen has off-white cabinetry, sizeable island with breakfast bar. Large, bright breakfast room with skylights, window surround, side bar. First-level master suite with dressing room, walk-in closets, Verde marble bath. Five additonal bedrooms including three en-suites. Updated baths. Enormous bonus room. Huge unfinished lower level. Four-car garage. Patio with kitchen adjoins salt water, heated pool, stone deck.
Property Features Include: Attached Oversize Garage,
Garage Door Opener, Multi-Zone Cooling, Central Air Conditioning, Four Units, Forced Hot Air Heat, Multi-Zone Heating, Four Units, Full Basement Partially Finished
Amenities Include: In-Ground Pool, Outdoor Pool
Additional Information: Carbon Monoxide Detector, Central Vacuum, Range/Oven-Gas, Refrigerator, Instant Hot Water, Dishwasher, Self Cleaning Oven, Water Softener-Own, Disposal, Kitchen Exhaust Fan, Sump Pump
Built in: 1993
Approximate Square Feet:
Exterior: Stone, Stucco
Lot Acres: 2.13