Inviting Light, Bright and Spacious 1904 South Orange Colonial

South Orange

416 Summit Avenue, South Orange NJ 07079

  • $550,000
  • 416 Summit Ave, South Orange NJ
  • South Orange
  • NJ
  • 07079
  • 5
  • 3

Sold for above list price!  MLS # 3015701. 416 Summit Avenue in South Orange, NJ 07079 $550,000

Light, bright and inviting, this throw back Colonial combines arts and crafts detailing, charm and character into one stunning home. Built in 1904, loving care and thoughtful updates have kept this fine home fresh and modern. Located within blocks to recreation, Clinton elementary school, shopping and NYC commuter trains are all close by. Inside, spacious rooms flow effortlessly from one inviting area to the next. Hardwood floors with custom inlaid detail flow underfoot and light pours through windows on every level providing a sense of warmth and openness. The first level offers space to entertain friends and loved ones in complete style and ease. Walking down the center hall you will find the updated kitchen with breakfast nook which will help you express your culinary aspirations with confidence, while the large wrap around deck offers you the best of outdoor living.

With little to do except bring your decorating ideas and furnishings, this home brings a unique opportunity to take full advantage of all South Orange Village offers in complete comfort and style.

First Level

  • Entry Hall with inlaid hardwood floor
  • Living room with custom hardwood floors, crown molding and decorative fireplace
  • Dining room with inlaid floor and crown molding
  • Office with painted hardwood floor
  • Eat in Kitchen with tile floor, breakfast nook, tile backsplash and recessed lights

Second Level

  • Bedroom with hardwood floor and closet
  • Hall bathroom with tile floor and shower over tub
  • Bedroom with hardwood floor, crown molding and closet
  • Sitting room/office with hardwood floor
  • Master Bedroom with hardwood floor, built-ins and closet
  • Master bathroom with tile floor pedestal sink and stall shower

Third Level

  • Full bathroom with tile floor, subway tile and recessed lighting
  • Large closet
  • Bedroom with carpet
  • Bedroom with carpet

Lower Level

  • Unfinished basement with utility and laundry areas

Visit The Community

School Information

The School District of South Orange and Maplewood  includes The Montrose Early Childhood Center, seven elementary schools (Clinton, Jefferson, Marshall, Seth Boyden, South Mountain, Tuscan Elementary, and South Mountain), The South Orange and Maplewood Middle Schools as well as Columbia High School. All of these institutions live up to their reputation for academic excellence and rigor and boast a long list of impressive accomplishments, resulting from their strong emphasis on academic prowess and social responsibility as the foundation for all educational endeavours. Columbia High School is known as one of the most academically progressive high schools in the state of New Jersey and has been recognized nationally for its academic excellence with a Blue Ribbon award from the US Department of Education. The advanced academic programs provided by a committed staff as well as the full-range student supports and extensive extracurricular programs allow students to become lifelong learners and achieve acceptance into some of the nation’s top universities. The South Orange-Maplewood Adult School stands as a testament to the value that this community places on education, offering continuing education classes in a diverse range of subjects for adults desiring to enrich their experience and expand their minds. The district also offers a highly praised children’s camp during the warmer months called the South Orange-Maplewood Community Summer Program.

Commuting Information

South Orange residents have access to both The South Orange Train Station and The Mountain Train Station, offering an approximately 25 minute commute to New York City’s Penn Station. These stations ensure that there are multiple speedy and direct routes to Newark and Hoboken where the PATH Rapid Transit System transfers you to the heart of New York’s financial center. The South Orange Jitney Bus Service allows residents to travel to various other transits stations with ease.

Routes 24, 124, 280, I-78, the New Jersey Turnpike, and the Garden State Parkway take a mere 5-10 minutes by car, enabling residents to traverse the state with ease. For the business traveler, The Newark Liberty Airport, a major continental and international gateway, is a 20 minute drive away.

Bus routes 92 and 107 pass between South Orange and Irvington, Newark, Newark Liberty Airport, Union City, and New York (to the Port Authority Bus Terminal). Other nearby mass transport options are the Ferry , the Lakeland Bus, and the Community Coach that travel straight to NYC or Atlantic City from nearby stops.