Renovated and Expanded Center Hall Colonial in Short Hills

Millburn/Short Hills

10 Elsway Rd Short Hills, NJ 07078 – SOLD!

  • $1,999,000
  • 10 Elsway Rd
  • Millburn/Short Hills
  • NJ
  • 07078
  • 3048663
  • .51 Acres
  • 5
  • 3 Full and 1 Half Bath

Price Adjustment: $1,999,000 : Call Sue Adler for more information 973-552-2419 MLS#:3048663

Don’t be fooled by the understated exterior. The inside of this center hall colonial has been completely renovated and expanded with beautiful 2 story addition. Situated on a cul-de-sac street in  Short Hills, (Hartshorn Elementary).  amongst many private multi-million dollar homes, this exquisite home offers both comfortable everyday living and elegant entertaining space, with open and flowing floor plan to entertain any size party.

Enter the home through the entry foyer and step into the Formal Dining Room with arts and crafts style wood panel detailing and a large bay window. The adjacent Living Room is warm and elegant with a wood burning fireplace and a bay window that illuminates the room with the perfect mix of light and privacy.

The Kitchen with banquet-sized breakfast area is at the heart of the home and is designed with a center island containing a sink and breakfast bar, custom cabinets and top of the line appliances—bringing at home cooking to a whole new level. Custom built-in shelving with work area and desk connect the breakfast area and the Family Room with French doors leading out to the bluestone patios and rear yard. A Butler’s Pantry, adjacent to the kitchen, with custom cabinets, granite countertops and tile backsplash showcases china in addition to providing functional space when entertaining.

Right off the kitchen is a large Family Room with wood burning stone fireplace making it an ideal place to kick back and relax or enjoy cozy nights by the fire. The over-sized Great Room makes a statement with mahogany coffered ceiling, detailed paneled walls, dry bar and built-in custom shelving and desk.

The second level provides five spacious bedrooms and two additional baths providing plenty of space for a large or growing family. The Master Suite with vaulted ceiling overlooking the park-like rear yard offers privacy along with versatility with three closets and sitting area. Unwind after a long day in the spa-like Master Bath with soaking tub and walk-in shower.

The finished Lower level has a Recreation room with recessed lighting, and work area with custom built desk an additional bonus area. Nothing has been overlooked in this residence; a wine room keeps you well stocked for unexpected visitors or lavish parties.  The 3 –car garage can also be accessed from the Lower Level.

Outside you will find two bluestone patios with Pergola’s overlook the rear flat yard with privacy fence and playground. This breathtaking one-of-a kind home is ready to move into with the added benefit to become part of a community with a blue ribbons school district, direct access to NYC, superb restaurants and first class shopping.


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First Level

Entry foyer with hardwood floors

Dining room with hardwood floors, bay window and shaker style wood panel detailing

Living room with hardwood floors, wood fireplace with wood mantle, crown molding, recessed lighting (French door access to both family and great rooms)

Coat closet

Laundry room with brick floor, utility sink and upper cabinets

Powder room with tile floor, chair rail with shaker style wood detailing, pedestal sink

Butler’s pantry with tile backsplash, granite countertop, upper cabinet with glass fronts, lower cabinet storage

Mudroom with brick floor and built-in shelving

Eat-in kitchen with breakfast area with hardwood floors,  center island with sink and breakfast bar with granite countertops, mosaic tile backsplash, farm sink, custom built-in shelving and china display with work area, stainless steel appliances—double ovens, 6 burner Viking range and oven with pot filler, beverage refrigerator and exhaust fan.

Family room with hardwood floors wood burning stone fireplace and recessed lighting

Great room with coffered ceiling, wood paneled walls, arched transom window with banquet seating

Second Level

Bedroom with hardwood floor and closet

Bedroom with hardwood floor, walk-in closet (access to attic with storage)

Linen closet

Bedroom with hardwood floor, double closets and ensuite bathroom with tile floor, stall shower and pedestal sink

Hall bathroom with marble and granite tile floor, walk-in shower with marble tile backsplash and vanity

Linen closet

Bedroom with hardwood floor, closet and custom built-in with work area

Master Suite with hardwood floor, vaulted ceiling with ceiling fan and 3 closets

Master bathroom with slate tile floor, vanity with double sinks, soaking tub and walk-in shower with bench

Lower Level

Playroom with carpet and work area

Wine room, temperature and humidity controlled

Storage room

Recreation room with laminate floors, office area and closet

3 car attached garage

Additional Features and Updates

Kitchen, Master Suite, rear bedroom addition (1999)

Complete interior remodel (        )


Bluestone patios with Pergolas


Front Walkway



Water softener-owned

3 car attached garage


Property Particulars

Bedrooms: 5

Bathrooms: 3.5

Acres: .51

Taxes: 33,093


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Visit The Community

School Information

Millburn Township Schools have a strong reputation for academic excellence. The district’s mission statement reads, “[T]he mission of the Millburn Township School District, reflecting our commitment to the pursuit of excellence, is to educate students to be successful and engaged citizens of an ever-changing world through outstanding teaching, challenging programs, and enriching experiences in a safe, nurturing learning environment.” They uphold this bold sense of purpose by consistently striving for a quality of education that exceeds all expectations. The district is served by distinguished and high-ranking elementary schools (Glenwood, Hartshorn, Deerfield, South Mountain, Wyoming) as well as  Millburn Middle School, which has been named a Benchmark School of Excellence.  Millburn High School also touts the achievement of being a Blue Ribbon School and has been ranked as the  #1 high school in the state of New Jersey on multiple occasions. Millburn Township Schools have even been distinguished as high-performing schools by multiple national publications.

This award-winning district focuses on student achievement and produces nothing less than outstanding results. Millburn Township Schools combine high academic performance with a full range of athletic, musical, and community-oriented services in order to offer a rewarding and enriching experience for students that prepares them to excel in their future pursuits.

Commuting Information

One of the greatest aspects of living in the Millburn area is the hassle-free commuting to Manhattan by both car and public transportation. The Millburn area is served by both the Millburn Train Station and the Short Hills Station, and the Maplewood Jitney Service additionally provides easy and affordable access to the nearby Maplewood Station.  Combined, these conveniently located train stations allow multiple methods for commuters to travel directly into Manhattan within 40 minutes, and residents have the luxury of having a varied selection of options while planning trips using Nj Transit for speedy travel to New York, Philadelphia, and throughout New Jersey. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and the Hoboken Ferry also offer additional routes for rapid commuting. Millburn is constantly evolving with new commuting options so be sure to visit The Sue Adler Team Blog for updates on these amazing improvements.

The Millburn area also offers easy access to routes 24, 280, I-78, the New Jersey Turnpike, and the Garden State Parkway by car. And, last but certainly not least for the business jetsetter, The Newark Liberty Airport, a major continental and international gateway, is only a 20 minute drive away.

The convenient commuting and travel options in Millburn are an amazing perk of living in this fantastic community.