euc Mid Century Modern - Dazzling and Private - NYC Skyline Views

Mid Century Modern - Dazzling and Private - NYC Skyline Views

123 Blanchard Rd.     4 Beds | 3 Baths

  • Contact Infomation
  • Bernadette Lucking
    Realtor Associate, MBA
    Keller Williams Realty
    488 Springfield Ave.
    Summit, NJ 07901
    Cell: 973-885-1852

Full Description: Sophisticated Frank Lloyd Wright inspired mid-century contemporary with open floor plan and soaring ceilings in a luxurious private setting on 3/4 acre.
The walls of glass fill this extraordinary home with natural light and the beauty of the lush surroundings.
Enjoy stunning NYC skyline views all winter, fabulous autumn foliage and the soothing leafy greens of spring and summer.
The 450+ square foot living room has a 2-sided peninsula gas fireplace and an integrated entertainment center with in-wall stereo speakers, flat panel TV, stereo, DVD and wet bar set in black granite.
The main level, which has new bamboo floors, also allows for a separate area for the grand piano set by its own wall of natural light. The spacious dining room opens to a 200+ square foot outdoor dining area on the upper deck. One level below is a secluded hot tub shaded by a leafy tree top cascading overhead. The fabulous designer kitchen, renovated in 2006 and featured in Short Hills Magazine is perfect for the gourmet chef: stainless steel appliances, granite countertops , a 4 tiered kitchen island, GE Monogram cook top, European style hood with halogen lamps, double wall ovens with microwave, Subzero refrigerator + wine cooler, 2 Miele dishwashers, + 2 Franke sinks. The brushed aluminum backsplash, custom brushed aluminum chairs and black granite floors complete this sleet and sophisticated gourmet kitchen. With over 3000 square feet of multi level decks, a new 20 x 40 pool and a secluded hot tub, outdoor entertaining on any scale from large sun filled parties to small al fresco dinner parties on the upper deck amidst treetops is enchanting. In the evening, landscape up-lighting further highlights the seasonal beauty of the trees until winter when the NYC skyline sparkles on the horizon.
A wall of windows invites lush trees to fill the spacious master bedroom with soft summer breezes, fabulous autumn color and stunning panoramic views of New York City in winter. In the evening, landscape up lighting of the trees beyond the decks further highlights the seasonal beauty. The large master bedroom also has a dressing area with a wall of closets. The Master Bath features a large oval Jacuzzi tub, separate stall shower with a wall of jets, double sinks and 3 full closets. The lower level has 2 new full bathrooms, 3 additional bedrooms. a cozy family room all with direct access to the decks, pools and lush grounds. This impeccably designed home offers the art connoisseur dramatic space to showcase their collection.�  It offers the gourmet chef a delicious kitchen to indulge their culinary passions. And truest to Frank Lloyd Wright's vision of organic architecture, it offers the individual a natural symphony of light, color, form, function, peace and privacy not merely set within the natural beauty but part of it.

    Address: 123 Blanchard Rd.
    City: South Orange
    State: New Jersey
    Zip: 07079
    Neighborhood: Newstead
    Beds: 4
    Baths: 3
    Floors: 2
    Year Built: 1958
    Square Feet: 3200
    Lot Size: .785 acre
    Annual Property Tax: 17,771
    Status: Active
    mls: 2727838
    Price: $950,000