49 Kingwood Ave
FRENCHTOWN, NJ 08825

Description

Welcome home to one of Frenchtown's most iconic historic properties. Surrounded by lush perennial gardens and mature trees, this exquisite circa 1870 Victorian home was originally built and owned by the Rittenhouse Family in Philadelphia as a summer retreat. Step onto the grand wraparound front porch with mahogany flooring and original gingerbread detailing and shutters. This magnificent property offers three full levels with five large bedrooms, each with its own private sitting room and gorgeous, completely renovated full bath with radiant tile flooring. Completely updated and restored in 2015-2016, the current owners were sure to maintain the exquisite original details throughout, including original pine floors, windows, doors, trimwork and the elegant 3 story stairway with original railings. The spacious main level is warm and inviting with a welcoming foyer, sunny breakfast/sitting room, large dining room and gourmet kitchen. The kitchen is a true chef~s delight with modern updates while still maintaining the original character of the home. Features include soapstone counters, a commercial 3 bay sink, center island with a vegetable washing sink, stainless steel dishwasher, top of the line 6-burner Miele stove/double oven with hood system, reclaimed barn board floors and custom cabinets. A spiral staircase in the kitchen leads up to the old servant~s quarters~ which can be used as a bedroom, den, or study. Relax outside on the covered back porch overlooking the fenced yard with abundant plantings and old growth trees, two-story barn and tool shed. Additional features include new plumbing throughout and a new seven-zone, efficient gas heating system. Located just minutes from the wonderful shops, restaurants and galleries of historic downtown Frenchtown, this beautifully maintained property has endless possibilities

Details

MLS#NJHT104778
StyleHouse
Sub-TypeResale
StatusActive
Year1878
Days On Site97

Features

Bed(s)7
Bath(s) 5 Full, 1 Half
SQ Feet3,227
Garage2
Acreage0.48

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Area Information

StateNJ
CityFRENCHTOWN
Zip Code08825
AreaFrenchtown Boro (21011)
Community NameNONE AVAILABLE
School DistrictDELAWARE VALLEY REGIONAL SCHOOLS
Listing VS Median (in NONE AVAILABLE)
Price:
$999,999
low | high
Med:
$251,990
100% of Average
SqFt:
3,227
low | high
Med:
1,982
88.580725131701% of Average
$ / SqFt:
$310
low | high
Med:
$127
100% of Average
On Site:
97
low | high
Med:
56
100% of Average
Listing Updated: 05/22/2019
MLS Number: NJHT104778
Listing Provided By:
Andrew Abruzzese  of  Kurfiss Sothebys International Realty-New Hope
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