Real Estate in Middletown
Melissa Haddad
732-365-4045732-365-4045

29 Independence Road, Middletown, NJ 07748 (MLS # 21823005)

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PRICE $2,750,000
BEDS 8
BATHS 8 full, 3 half
HOME SIZE n/a
LOT SIZE 8.00 ac

Built by Wall Street financier J. Wright Brown on property formerly owned by the Straus family (of Macy's fame) this gracious brick and stone estate was designed by Polhemus & Coffin using elements of Georgian Revival architecture. Completed in 1931 on an exquisite promontory overlooking the grounds and Navesink River beyond. Brick borders,mature specimen plantings and stone driveways welcomed many a guest as echoes of fireplaces warming elegant parties enjoyed in the formal living and dining rooms. A grand entry foyer replete with seafaring mural completes the picture. Brandy and cigars in the billiard room with herringbone brick floor or library with fine wood paneling. The second level offers a sunroom and balcony overlooking the grounds and pool.Charming carriage house with pool.

DAYS ON MARKET 432 LAST UPDATED 6/28/2019
TRACT None YEAR BUILT 1931
COMMUNITY Chapel Hill GARAGE SPACES 3.0
COUNTY Monmouth TOTAL PARKING 3
STATUS Active PROPERTY TYPE(S) RESIDENTIAL, Property Sub-Type / Single Family

SCHOOLS
Elementary School Fairview
Middle School Bayshore
High School Middle South


ADDITIONAL DETAILS
BASEMENT Bilco Style Doors, Full, Unfinished
BASEMENT_2 Yes
BEDROOM LEVEL 2
BREAKFAST LEVEL 1
COUNTY Monmouth
DINING ROOM Bay/Bow Window, Dec Molding, Fireplace - Woodburning, French Doors
DINING ROOM LEVEL 1
EXERCISE LEVEL 3
EXTERIOR Patio, Swimming
FAMILY ROOM LEVEL 1
FARM Yes
FARM ASSESSED Yes
FLOORS Ceramic, Tile, Wood
FOYER Closet(s), Dec Molding, Floor - Wood
FOYER LEVEL 1
GREAT/FAMILY ROOM Built-Ins, Floor - Wood, Wet Bar
HEAT FUEL Natural Gas
HEAT/AC HWBB, Radiator
HOA No
INCLUDED Dishwasher, Dryer, Refrigerator, Washer
INTERIOR Balcony, Bay/Bow Window, Built-Ins, Ceilings - 9Ft+ 1st Flr, Ceilings - 9Ft+ 2nd Flr, Center Hall, Dec Molding, Den, French Doors, Housekeeper Qtrs
KITCHEN Bnook/Dining Area, Butler Pantry, Ceramic Tile, Eat-In, Floor - Ceramic
KITCHEN LEVEL 1
LIBRARY LEVEL 1
LIVING ROOM Bay/Bow Window, Dec Molding, Fireplace - Woodburning, Floor - Wood
LIVING ROOM LEVEL 1
LOT DESCRIPTION Cul-De-Sac, Irregular Lot, Treed Lots, Wooded
MASTER BATH Ceramic Tile, Shower Stall
MASTER BEDROOM Fireplace - Woodburning, Floor - Wood, Full Bath
MASTER BEDROOM LEVEL 2
MIDDLE SCHOOL Bayshore
MUNICIPALITY Middletown (MID)
OTHER LEVEL 1
OUT BUILDINGS Guest House
OWNERSHIP TYPE Fee Simple
PARKING Circular Drive, Off Street
POOL Concrete, Heated, In Ground
POOL_2 Yes
PROPERTY SUB-TYPE Single Family
ROOF Slate
SIDING Brick, Cedar
SITTING LEVEL 2
STYLE Carriage House, Colonial, Other - See Remarks
SUB-TYPE Detached
WATER HEATER Natural Gas
WATER TYPE Riverview
WATER/SEWER Public Water, Septic
WATERFRONT No
WATERVIEW Yes
ZIP CODE 07748


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