Charming, Totally Updated Glenwood Home

Millburn/Short Hills

24 Canterbury Ln, Short Hills, NJ 07078

  • $789,000
  • 24 Canterbury Ln
  • Millburn/Short Hills
  • NJ
  • 07078
  • 3
  • 2 Full

Exclusive listing of the Sue Adler Team: Call Sue Adler for more information 973-936-9129

Price: $789,000

24 Canterbury Ln, Short Hills, NJ 07078

Step right into this charming, move-in-ready home in the sought-after Glenwood section of Short Hills, blocks from the Glenwood Elementary School and the train direct to NYC. This well-maintained home has been updated by its current homeowners, all while staying true to the original character and charm of the classic home and neighborhood.

As you enter the home, you catch your first glimpse of the open and airy floor plan. Gleaming hardwood floors flow underfoot and lead you into the living and dining rooms perfect for curling up and reading a book in front of the fireplace or entertaining guests in complete comfort and style. Off the dining room sliding doors provide access to the backyard, ready for family activities and social gatherings. The beautifully updated gourmet kitchen will suit any cooking endeavor with granite counters, tile backsplash and also features a breakfast bar for more informal dining.

Down the hall, three bedrooms and one full bathroom assure a restful night’s sleep for all. The tranquil master bedroom features hardwood floors and two closets.

The finished lower level includes a recreation room with space for indoor play and a laundry room with full bathroom and kitchenette.

It is not often that a home of this quality comes along. This is a fabulous opportunity to enjoy all Short Hills and the Glenwood section has to offer in complete comfort and style.

Main Level

Entry with hardwood floor and coat closet

Living room with hardwood floor, wood fireplace with brick surround, wood mantle and stone hearth, picture window and crown molding

Dining room with hardwood floor, crown molding and sliding doors with access to backyard

Kitchen with tile floor, granite counters, marble tile backsplash, custom soft-close cabinetry, pendant lighting, breakfast bar, pantry, and stainless steel appliances including: 4-burner gas range and oven, dishwasher, refrigerator and microwave.

Master bedroom with hardwood floor and two closets

Bedroom with hardwood floor and closet

Bedroom with hardwood floor and closet

Bathroom with tile floor and shower-over-tub with tile backsplash and mosaic accents

Side entrance

Linen closet


Lower Level

Recreation room with new carpet and built-in shelving

Laundry room with kitchenette

Full bathroom with tile floor and walk in shower stall

Utility room

Updates and Additional Features

  • Furnace expansion tank (2013)
  • Exterior painted (2013)
  • Sliding doors and deck off dining room for access to the backyard (2013)
  • Renovated Kitchen (2012)
  • Bathroom (2011)
  • Front walkway with pavers
  • New lower level carpet and paint (2014)
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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.