Livingston-Fabulous expanded split with open floor plan
18 Claremont Ave Livingston, NJ 07039 – SOLD!
New Listing! MLS# 2938586 This expanded and updated 3 Bedroom 2 Bath split has been meticulously maintained and well cared for. From the moment you enter the light-filled spacious Living Room you will be awed by the great layout and open floorplan. Beautiful hardwood floors, spacious rooms and the abundance of light are the hallmarks of this special home.
- The large Living Room opens to a spacious Dining Room and light filled Family Room with sliders out to the tranquil back yard.
- The kitchen featuring granite counter tops and a large breakfast bar flows seamlessly to the dining, family and living rooms making this a great home for entertaining.
- The finished lower level is home to a large recreation room, updated full bath & laundry room and also has direct access to the yard.
- Upstairs you will find three spacious bedrooms featuring hardwood floors & ample closet space as well as an updated full bathroom.
- The large unfinished basement is great for storage and can be finished to create even more living-space. It features high ceilings and direct access to the back yard.
Proximity to NYC direct transportation, schools, houses of worship and shopping can’t be beat. If you’re looking for a turn-key home in the heart of Livingston then welcome home!
Listing Price: $485,000
Address: 18 Claremont Ave
City: Livingston Twp.
Zip Code: 07039
MLS #: 2938586
The Livingston School district is renowned for its consistently high level of student achievement and ranks among the top school districts in New Jersey. There are six elementary schools - Burnet Hill, Collins, Harrison, Hillside Mt. Pleasant Elementary, Riker Hill – as well as two middle schools – Mount Pleasant, and Heritage – and a high school, Livingston High School
Livingston High School has been named one of the state’s best high schools in New Jersey Monthly Magazine. The school has won first place in the Essex County Mathematics Competition every year from 1989 to 2009 and offers a great range of 26 AP courses. In New Jersey Monthy's 2010 ranking of New Jersey high schools, Livingston ranked at 22 out of 322. Livingston High School students also regularly receive recognition for their outstanding artistic and athletic achievements. The school recently underwent extensive building and renovation that will gave it 14 new science rooms, new fine arts and technology facilities, major classroom renovations, and a gymnasium facility capable of housing all the students.
Mt. Pleasant Middle School educates all of the sixth graders in the Livingston School District before they move on to Heritage Middle School for grades 7-8.
Livingston is a great place for families, with some awesome activities and camps for kids outside of school hours. Among the best are Camp Horizons, on the grounds of Newark Academy in Livingston, which has great facilities and a wide variety of activities; Weekday, run by the YMCA; and the Gesher Summer program.
Gibbs College on West Mount Pleasant Avenue, Route 10, is a center for higher education specializing in business, administration, computer technology, graphic arts, medical assisting and criminal justice.
Bus to NYC from Livingston Provides commuter service from Livingston & West Orange into the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City, as well as service to Atlantic City.
The Community Coach runs through the center of Livingston to the NY Port Authority Terminal in Midtown Manhattan, while NJ Transit buses 70, 71, 73 and the MCM-3 travel between Livingston and Newark, Florham Park and West Caldwell, stopping at other towns and shopping malls en route. Livingston is served by several main roads, including the Interstate 280, Route 10, County Route 508 and the Eisenhower Parkway. Commuter parking passes are available for the South Mountain Arena in West Orange For information, call Essex County Department of Parks at 973-268-3500. Newark Liberty Airport, a major continental and international gateway, is only a 25 minute drive away.
Livingston also has a Shuttle to the South Orange Train Station (With direct train service to NYC). This is for residents and non-residents. It costs $2.00 each way and Parking is free at the Livingston Mall. You can visit www.LivingstonExpressShuttle.org for more information.