Charming South Mt. Colonial blocks to downtown shopping

Millburn/Short Hills

155 Myrtle Ave Millburn, NJ 07041

  • $759,000
  • 155 Myrtle Ave
  • Millburn/Short Hills
  • NJ
  • 07041
  • 2942593
  • 4
  • 2.5

SOLD BY SUE ADLER!! MLS# 2942593 Beautifully renovated South Mountain, center-hall colonial welcomes you with charm and character.

Wood inlaid floors in both the Living and Dining rooms, updated eat-in kitchen, cozy family room is just off the living room with plenty of windows ushering in plenty of natural sunlight.Four bedrooms and one full bath occupy the second level, while the lower level includes a large recreation room, full bath and laundry room. The walk-up unfinished third level is filled with endless possibilities to create the perfect space!

THE FIRST LEVEL

  • Entrance vestibule with tile floor and two flanking coat closets.
  • Through the French door you are welcomed into the living room with built-in corner shelving, wood inlaid floors, crown molding and fireplace with brick surround and tile hearth.
  • The adjoining family room has wall to wall carpet and crown molding
  •  The formal dining room is located off the kitchen and has wood inlaid floors and crown molding.
  • The modern kitchen includes tile floors, recessed lights, custom cabinets, granite counter tops, professional grade stainless steel appliances, picture windows overlooking yard and glass sliding doors to rear deck.
  • The powder room has tile floor and pedestal sink.
  • Off the kitchen the large wood deck overlooks the level backyard and creates the perfect outdoor hangout space.

THE SECOND & THIRD LEVELS

  • Spacious second floor landing with linen closet
  • Bedroom with wood floors and two closets
  • Bedroom with wood floor and closet
  • Bedroom with wood floor and closet
  • Bedroom with wood floor and closet
  • Full hall bath with tile floor, subway tile backsplash, shower over tub and inset tiled shelf in shower.
  • Walk-up unfinished third level with high ceilings, plenty of room for storage or dream space.

LOWER LEVEL

  • Recreation room with wall to wall carpet, recessed lighting and access to on car garage
  • Laundry room with tile floor
  • Full bath with tile floor, recessed lights, wainscoting, pedestal sink and stall shower.

ADDITIONAL FEATURES

  • Updated kitchen, bathrooms, lower level recreation room
  • Central air conditioning
  • New paver front walkway
  • Built-under one car garage with direct access to lower level recreation room
  • Private, level backyard
  • Newer wood deck
  • Professionaly landscaped trees, floweing perennials, foundation shrubbery and established lawns

PROPERTY PARTICULARS
Built: 1928
Lot Size: 50 x 150
2011 Taxes: 12,788

Visit The Community

School Information

Looking for academic excellence?  You have come to the right place.  Millburn Township Schools are top notch. Millburn High School is consistently ranked not only #1 in the state of New Jersey but also one of the top in the entire country.  Millburn High School is a Blue Ribbon School.  There are 5 elementary Schools, all consistently ranking among the top in NJ’s annual School Report Card:  Glenwood , Hartshorn, Deerfield all serve the Short Hills residents, and South Mountain and Wyoming Schools are the elementary schools for Millburn residents. Millburn Middle School, which has  been named a Benchmark School of Excellence based on the state assessments. It also has a Peer Leadership program wwhere the 8th grade students engage in community service.

Commuting Information

With easy access via  rail, highway, bus and air it is understandable why Millburn and Short Hills have become a popular choice for young professionals moving from Manhattan. Great news for Millburn residents! The Maplewood jitney service now picks up in the Wyoming Section and dropping at the Maplewood train station.  Stops at 2 locations are scheduled: Ridgewood Road and Cypress Street  & Wyoming and Elm Street for a $1 fare each way. check out our blog for more info There are two railroad stations serving the area, one in the heart of Short Hills and the other in the center of Millburn, from where New York Penn Station is just a 35 to 40 minute ride on NJ Transit ‘s Midtown Direct Train Line. Going to down town Manhattan?  The PATH Rapid Transit System takes commuters straight into Hoboken, as well as New York’s financial district. For the scenic route, many commuters  prefer to take the ferry across from Hoboken instead. Commuter parking lots are available to residents of Millburn/ Short Hills. Parking at Millburn and Short Hills train stations is on a first come, first served basis. Permits cost $360 per year and are issued by the Tax Collector at Millburn Town Hall, 375 Millburn Avenue, Millburn, 07041. For more information call 973-564-7083 during office hours. By car, routes 24, 280, I-78, the New Jersey Turnpike and the Garden State Parkway are all within easy access. Newark Liberty Airport, a major continental and international gateway, is a 20 minute drive away.