Welcome to 100 Whitney Rd, Short Hills, NJ 07078
Drive up to 100 Whitney and you are transported to another time and place. This stately 3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath Tudor, in the heart of Old Short Hills’ Knollwood neighborhood, is reminiscent of an English storybook home complete with exquisite period details. This home’s classic hallmarks include gorgeous Tudor-style doors and archways, rustic cedar beams, and gorgeous hardwood floors, all blending seamlessly with fabulous updates. With an exceptional location just steps from downtown Millburn restaurants and shopping, Millburn Middle School, and a ten-minute walk to both the Millburn and Short Hills Direct Trains to NYC, 100 Whitney cannot be missed!
Enter through the traditional paneled Tudor-style door to find truly unique details at every turn. Walkthrough the Entry Vestibule, featuring two Coat Closets, into the bright Entry Foyer complete with distinctive plaster walls and ceilings, original hardwood floors, and an incredibly graceful staircase. Step through the original Tudor archway into the stunning Living Room featuring an out of this world soaring ceiling with rustic original beams and the home’s original stone fireplace. This room absolutely dazzles and is the perfect spot for spending time with friends or grand holiday celebrations. Dinner parties are ideal in the elegant Formal Dining Room complete with bright windows at two exposures and easy access to the neighboring Chef’s Kitchen. The Kitchen features crisp white cabinetry and countertops, top of the line stainless steel appliances, cheery tile, and a darling Banquette for family meals. Flow from the Kitchen to the warm and welcoming Family Room, bordered by stately original wood beams, and boasting a row of windows with serene views of the gardens beyond. Accessed from the Rear Hallway, don’t miss the lovely Patio that exudes relaxation and is well suited for an al fresco dinner party or simply sipping cocktails with friends. A well-appointed Powder Room rounds out the First Level.
When it’s time to retire for the evening, the elegant staircase leads to the Second Level that boasts vintage charm. Serenity and privacy abound in the Master Bedroom Suite featuring hardwood floors, a charming Bay Window, and a Walk-In Closet so that everything can be neatly tucked away. The Master Bath is sure to impress with crisp white tile and a fabulous NEW vanity with quartz countertop. Bedrooms 2 and 3 are light, bright and offer plenty of closet space. Bedrooms 2 and 3 share the picture-perfect Full Hall Bath with a spacious vanity and a tub/shower combination gracefully tucked into a Tudor arch. An unfinished Third Level offers plenty of storage or potential for additional bedrooms and/or a tween hangout.
And there’s more … The Lower Level boasts a fabulous Recreation Room with tons of room for movie watching and children’s play. A HUGE Wine Cellar is a sommelier’s dream and the perfect site for wine tastings. All clutter will be neatly tucked away in the spacious Storage Room. Finally, a well-appointed Laundry Room rounds out the Lower Level.
With its prestigious neighborhood, walking distance to Midtown Direct train, top-notch schools, proximity to New York City, and convenience to Millburn’s fantastic shopping and restaurants, 100 Whitney is an absolute must-see.