SOLD BY THE SUE ADLER TEAM! Stunning David Rosen Designed Chatham Luxury Home


58 Fairview Ave Chatham, NJ 07928

  • $1,575,000
  • 58 Fairview Ave
  • Chatham
  • NJ
  • 07928
  • 3137429
  • 5
  • 3 Full and 2 Half

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Great New Price: $1,575,000 MLS#: 3137429

58 Fairview Ave Chatham, NJ 07928   

Step into 58 Fairview Avenue in Chatham where luxury, elegance and comfort await you ….

Situated on a picturesque street surrounded by multi-million dollar homes, this magnificent renovated Colonial designed by David Rosen, is a true gem.  Sitting on a little over half an acre of park-like property and located just blocks to the elementary, middle and Chatham High School, this home boasts grandeur both inside and outside.

Step into the entry foyer leading to the open, airy and majestic floor plan where every detail has been well planned. The Living Room features inlaid hardwood floor, chair rail and wood detailing and a gas fireplace with marble surround and wood mantle.  The Dining Room has lovely appointments including a chair rail, medallion and built-in shelving, the perfect setting for entertaining and formal dinner parties.

Central to the open first level floor plan is the Kitchen inspired by a cook’s dream.  With top-of -the line appliances – Sub-Zero refrigerator, Wolf 6-burner range, commercial grade exhaust hood, Miele dishwasher,  and double ovens– the abundant counter space with Calcutta marble counters and center island make cooking and entertaining both gratifying and delightful.  The additional breakfast area with gas fireplace allows for informal dining and with access to the brick patio gives you the option to dine al fresco.  A Mudroom with four built-in lockers will keep the house clean and organized.  Leading off of the kitchen is the Family Room with beam ceiling overlooking the backyard.  This room complete with a large wood fireplace will warm your friend’s at a Superbowl Sunday gathering, your family for a wintry “movie night” and come spring, lead out to your lush private backyard and patio.  Your friends will enjoy music from the built-in first floor and patio sound system.   Finally, an impressive Study with wainscoting and custom built-in wood bookcases will showcase treasured books, family heirlooms and collectibles.

On the second level 5 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms assure a restful night’s sleep for all. The second floor landing with coved tray ceiling adds to the elegance and character of this home and continues throughout the second level. The Master Suite has two spacious walk-in closets, tray ceiling and the spa-like Master Bath complete with marble tile floors, Statuary marble vanity top with double sinks and walk-in stall shower. Four additional bedrooms and 2 full baths, including an ensuite bathroom makes this the perfect home for a growing family.  Additionally, the children will enjoy the deep hall closet with skylight-a perfect hiding place or having slumber parties underneath the stars.

The full attic with built-in shelving is ready to store all your personal belongings or can be easily finished to your liking.

And there’s more….this house has so many options to grow with your changing family.  The finished lower level includes a large recreation area with wall-to-wall carpeting and a bonus room with powder room bathroom.  Nothing has been overlooked in this residence; a wine cellar keeps you well stocked for unexpected visitors or lavish parties.

This property is ready to fulfill every homeowners dream – your family can make lifelong memories in this one-of-a kind picture perfect home.

First Level

Entry foyer with brick/stone floor and double coat closets

Center hall foyer with hardwood floor

Dining room with hardwood floor, chair rail detailing, crown molding and lighted built-in shelving

Living room with inlaid ribbon hardwood floor, chair rail, picture molding and wood trim detailing, gas fireplace with marble surround and wood mantle and crown molding

Study with hardwood floor, built-in shelving, wainscoting and recessed lighting

Family room with wide plank hardwood floor, wood fireplace with brick surround and wood mantle, beam ceiling (reclaimed NJ barn wood), wet bar, recessed lighting, bay window, built in shelving and sliding doors to patio

Powder room with marble tile floor and vanity with marble top

Kitchen with hardwood floor, center island with breakfast bar, Calcutta marble counters, subway tile backsplash, soft close cabinetry, work area, breakfast area, gas fireplace, top of the line appliances including, Wolf 6 burner gas range with griddle, pot filler, professional grade exhaust hood, Blanco stainless steel farm sink, garbage disposal, Sub-zero refrigerator, Miele dishwasher, recessed lighting. Sliding doors out to patio

Mudroom with tile floor radiant floor heating and 4-floor to ceiling wood lockers for storage

Two-car garage with room for storage

Second Level

Landing with coved tray ceiling and crown molding

Master bedroom with hardwood floor, tray ceiling, custom built-ins, two walk-in closets with custom shelving, crown molding and recessed lighting

Master bathroom with marble tile floor, Statuary marble vanity top with double sinks, walk-in shower with marble tile backsplash and marble bench

Bedroom with hardwood floor and walk-in closet

Bedroom with hardwood floor, closet with custom shelving and ceiling fan

Hall bathroom with marble tile floor, subway tile, marble counter top with double sinks and shower over tub

Bedroom with hardwood floor and closet with custom shelving

Bedroom with carpet, built-in shelving and two closets, ensuite bathroom with marble tile floor, vanity with Statuary marble counter and stall shower

Closet with security storage

Two Linen closets

Lower Level (walk-out)

Recreation room with carpet, wainscoting, built-in shelving and recessed lighting

Crafts room with carpet and ensuite bathroom with tile floor and vanity

Wine cellar

Workshop/Utility room

Additional Features and Updates

Architect: David Rosen

Builder- Carnavale

Large brick patio-great for outdoor entertaining

Renovated kitchen and baths (2010)

New Roof (2010)

New central heat/air (2nd floor has 2 zones)

New zone on 2nd floor added (2010)
First level with 3 zones heat/AC

Additional Baseboard Heat for 1st floor and basement

New Plumbing

New Sump pump (2011)

New windows-half of the house (2010)

Full house water softener and filtration system

Underground utilities

Attached shed

Speaker system (1st level)

Wired for generator

Level, landscaped backyard with Rainbow Playset

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Visit The Community

School Information

Families moving to the Chathams often tell me that the area’s biggest draw is the very high standards of the schools. Parents here place a high value on education, resulting in one of the most outstanding systems in the area.  Schools in both Chatham Township and Chatham Borough come under the administration of the School District of the Chathams, supported by a very active group of parents and community members in the Chatham Education Foundation. Since their inception in 1997 they have raised over $300,000 to enhance Chatham’s schools.

Chatham High School was recently recognized with a Blue Ribbon Award of Excellence, the highest award conferred on schools by the US Department of Education. It was ranked 8th among New Jersey’s 322 public schools by New Jersey Monthly magazine in 2010. The school  strives to meet the educational needs of every child with a carefully tailored curriculum which includes 18 or so AP courses as well as providing support for children with special needs. Students excel outside the classroom too – Chatham High School has an award winning marching band, a lively theatre program and top of the league teams in basketball, tennis, cross-country and soccer.

One unique feature of the Chatham Middle School is the way each grade is divided into “houses,” creating a smaller, more intimate atmosphere. There are four elementary schools: kids go to Milton AvenueSouthern Boulevard, or Washington Avenue from kindergarten to grade 3 and then on toLafayette School for the final two years of their elementary education.

Chatham kids love the summer camps run by the Work Family Connection.
You can continue learning when schooldays are long gone at the Adult School, which offers a huge variety of classes in everything from arts and crafts, through to challenging courses on business and legal issues.

Commuting Information

Beautiful homes, plenty of space, fabulous amenities and only 25 miles from New York City – is it any wonder Chatham is so popular with commuters? Chatham Station is on New Jersey Transit’s Morristown Line with a Midtown Direct commuter service reaching New York Penn Station in as little as 46 minutes. There are direct trains into Hoboken, too. Most homes in  Chatham Borough are within walking distance of the Chatham train station, and there are free bike racks there. Residents can apply for parking permits from Chatham Borough for the lots next to the station on Fairmount Avenue and Railroad Plaza and along Bond Street and Fairmount Avenue. They cost around $350 a year.

There is metered parking, too, for $5.00 per day. Chatham is just off exit 7 of Route 24, providing easy access to  I-78 and I-287, and the New Jersey Turnpike, the Garden State Parkway and Route 280 are all within 10-15 minutes. Newark Liberty Airport, a major continental and international gateway, is just a 20 minute drive away. New Jersey Transit’s MCM-3 bus runs through Chatham between Livingston Mall, Short Hills Mall, Madison, Morristown, Morris Plains and Greystone Park.