79 Troy Dr, Short Hills, NJ 07078

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Entertainer’s dream located in the heart of the coveted Deerfield section of Short Hills!  The moment you walk into the marble foyer, you’ll be wowed by the magnificent Great Room overlooking professionally landscaped property with fenced in gunite pool and patio.  The utmost in “smart home” technology whether it’s climate control, measuring energy use, lighting and music control or home security – truly state of the art!  Open and airy first level.  Gourmet Chef’s Kitchen with top of the line appliances.  Super chic Living and Dining Rooms.  Exceptional Master Suite with stunning architectural details.  Full service lower level complete with Kitchenette, Family Room, Laundry Room and french doors to the deluxe backyard retreat. A true stand out with its many upgrades and architectural details.  Exceptional home, just blocks to a top-rated school, proximity to New York City, Midtown Direct Train, nearby Short Hills mall and downtown Millburn shopping and restaurants. This home and property needs to be seen to be appreciated – an entertainer’s luxurious oasis, simply cannot be missed!

 Room by Room Details of 79 Troy Drive, Short Hills

First Level

  • Entry Foyer featuring marble floor tile, tray ceiling, baseboard molding, crown molding, designer light fixture, Coat Closet, staircase to Lower Level
  • Powder Room featuring marble floor tile, custom vanity with marble countertop, leaded glass window, separate room for toilet
  • Step down Living Room featuring hardwood floors, fluted columns at entry, mirrored accent wall, recessed lighting, curved, custom wrought iron and wood balustrade overlooking Great Room, wired for sound
  • Dining Room featuring marble floor tile with design inlay, tray ceiling, crown molding, designer pendant light fixture, large picture window, 2 display niches, wired for sound
  • Family Room featuring hardwood floors, fireplace with floor to ceiling brickwork, arched ceiling, rustic wood paneling, custom built ins with open and concealed storage, track lighting, pendant lighting, interior window to Living Room, wired for sound
  • Gourmet Chef’s Kitchen featuring custom cabinetry with finely carved corbels, hardwood floors, granite countertops, subway tile backsplash, island with granite countertop and seating for 4, arched ceiling, pendant light fixtures, recessed lighting, Viking Professional stainless 6-burner gas oven/range, hood, Gaggenhau wall oven, Viking Professional convection oven/microwave, integrated Bosch dishwasher, integrated full size Sub Zero refrigerator, pot filler, Breakfast Area, oversized casement windows, door to outdoors, wired for sound
  • Master Bedroom Suite featuring hardwood floors, built in bookshelves, recessed lighting, 2 large casement windows, 3 double Closets with custom built in storage, tray ceiling, crown molding, elongated leaded glass window, wired for sound
  • Master Bathroom featuring marble floor tile with inlay, marble tile wainscoting, decorative floral tile border, soaking tub with marble surround, glass door shower with marble tile surround, steam, seat, custom vanity with storage, marble countertop, double medicine cabinet, crown molding, recessed and overhead lighting, towel warmers, heated bidet, 3 elevated windows (one with leaded glass), Walk In Closet with hardwood floors, radiant heat, custom built in storage
  • Bedroom #2 featuring hardwood floors, crown molding, 2 double Closets with built in storage, 4 tall casement windows
  • Bedroom #3 featuring hardwood floors, crown molding, double Closet with built in storage, pair of wide casement windows
  • Full Hall Bathroom featuring tile flooring, tile wainscoting, built in vanity with marble countertop, two 3-light sconces, custom mirror, shower over tub, 2 towel warmers

Ground Level

  • Great Room featuring cathedral ceiling, floor to ceiling windows, French doors to backyard, tile flooring, radiant heat, Corinthian columns, 6 skylights, gracefully curved, formal hardwood staircase (with hidden storage underneath) to Living Room, built in display shelves, recessed lighting, wired for sound
  • Kitchenette featuring custom cabinetry, marble countertops, marble backsplash, stainless Bosch dishwasher, integrated Sub Zero refrigerator with café doors and freezer drawer, bar/buffet area, pendant light fixture, recessed lighting, wired for sound, French door to bedroom wing
  • Family Room featuring tile flooring, radiant heat, recessed lighting, built in exercise equipment, wired for sound
  • Laundry/Butler’s Pantry featuring tile flooring, glass tile backsplash, custom built in cabinetry, marble countertops, integrated Bosch dishwasher, stainless sink, stainless raised Electrolux front loader washer and dryer, recessed lighting
  • Office featuring cozy work space
  • Mud Room/Foyer area featuring hardwood floors, double Closet with storage, recessed lighting
  • Custom designed hardwood staircase with intricate wrought iron balusters between Mudroom/Foyer area and Entry Foyer
  • Full Bathroom featuring marble tile flooring with inlay, tumbled wall tile, glass door shower, wall and handheld shower heads, tumbled tile surround, custom built in vanity with marble countertop, tile framed wall, sconces, recessed lighting, crown molding
  • Bedroom #4 featuring hardwood floors, radiant heat, recessed lighting, 2 oversized double Closets with custom built in storage, 2 windows with display shelf
  • Bedroom #5 featuring hardwood floors, radiant heat, 2 casement windows, double Closet with custom built in storage, built in bookshelf running across wall
  • 2 car garage with extensive shelving and storage
  • Utility Room
  • Workshop


  • U-shaped driveway, 2nd driveway to garage area
  • New pavers at front of the house
  • Covered front entry
  • Deep, level property
  • New landscaping and lighting in the front and backyard
  • Fully updated and fenced in kidney shaped in-ground heated gunite pool with fountain luminaires, in-water loveseats, wave machine,  patio area, outdoor speakers

Additional Features/Upgrades

  • Eero whole home, multi-point wi-fi setup (including pool area) (2018)
  • Sense system (provides insight into your home’s energy use through app) (2018)
  • Wifi watering controller (2018)
  • Heated bidet in Master Bathroom (2018)
  • 6 Nest Protect installed, in addition to standard smoke/CO2 detectors (2018)
  • WeMo light switches (Rooftop Heat, Outdoor Lights, Landscaping Lights) (2018)
  • New landscaping, decorative plantings (2018)
  • Video doorbell (2017)
  • New backyard patio with water line, gas line and electrical for summer Kitchen connections and fire pit (2016)
  • Outdoor speakers in patio and pool area (2016)
  • Kitchen Reverse Osmosis System (2016)
  • New Vivint security system (2016)
  • Updated watering zones (2016)
  • Full upgrade of pool and pool patio, including wave machine setup (2016)
  • Ultraviolet pool filter (2016)
  • Saltwater pool filter (2016)
  • 4 MagicStream Laminers (elegant, dramatic arcs of illuminated water poolscape) (2016)
  • Kitchen Delta Touch2o faucet (2016)
  • Towel warmers in upstairs bathrooms (2016)
  • 8 Nest cameras (6 indoor, 2 outdoor) (2016)
  • New exterior stairs (2015)
  • New screen door (2015)
  • New security lighting with motion sensors in driveway area (2015)
  • Partially renovated upper level full Bathroom: installed new fixtures, lighting, vent, faucet and hardware (2015)
  • Interior painted (2014), Exterior painted (2015)
  • New chimney facade (2014)
  • Updated roof heating system (2014)
  • Updated outdoor drainage system (2014)
  • 2 new Bosch dishwashers in upper and lower level kitchens (2014)
  • New garbage disposal in lower level kitchen (2014)
  • New water filtration system in lower level kitchen (2014)
  • Coated and sealed driveway (2012)
  • New high efficiency HVAC units (2012)
  • New digital color control panels for HVAC (2012)
  • Upgraded security system for wireless monitoring (2012)
  • Fabricated and installed new rear hardwood stairs with custom wrought iron railing (2012)
  • New four-zones of radiant heat on lower level (2012)
  • New insulation lower level Bedrooms and foyer (2012)
  • Custom cabinetry in laundry room/butler’s pantry (2012)
  • Installed Cat 7A wiring throughout (2012)
  • Extended whole-house audio system (2012)
  • New hardwood floor installed with radiant heat in master bedroom (2012)
  • Custom closet storage throughout (2012)
  • Emtex hardware (door handles, pulls, locks, hinges, etc.) throughout (2012)
  • New Pella Designer Series windows throughout, including between-the-glass shades, retractable screens and upgraded hardware (2010)
  • Newer hardwood floors in Family Room, Master Walk In Closet, Lower Level bedrooms and staircase
  • Newer renovated garage with new concrete flooring, updated and painted cabinets, newer garage doors with highest insulation and triple pane windows; installed high security garage door opening system; installed new eco-friendly lighting (Pixi) and eco-friendly sensor lighting
  • Heat/AC Forced Air

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    Due to the ease of commuting into Manhattan from Short Hills, this area has become a popular choice for New York-based professionals.  The conveniently located Short Hills Station provides access to NJ Transit’s Morris & Essex Line and Gladstone Branch Train Line, offering a speedy, no-hassle commute to New York Penn Station. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey also offers additional routes for rapid commuting into and throughout NYC.

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