20 Beacon Rd, Summit, NJ 07901

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SOLD! The Sue Adler Team is excited to announce the sale of 20 Beacon Road in Summit. If you are interested in learning more about the value of your home, give us a call, 973-936-9129 or visit www.pricemynjhome.com

Spectacular renovated turn of the century 8-bedroom estate home with separate 3-bedroom carriage house set back in tranquil 1.5-acre park-like setting in the heart of sought-after Northside Summit. Original woodwork and architectural details mesh seamlessly with modern luxury amenities. Living Room with beamed ceiling, Dining Room has original wainscoting and access to expansive fully renovated Kitchen with 2 islands, Family Room with custom built-ins and fireplace. Master Suite with Juliet balcony, walk-in closets and en-suite bath, 3 additional bedrooms, home office and 2 baths on second level, 3rd level has 4 more bedrooms and a renovated bath. Lower level recreation room and wine cellar. Separate Carriage House with 3 car garage, Home Gym and 2nd floor 3-bedroom in-law suite/apartment.  This home is a testament of timeless beauty renovated to sheer perfection!


First Level

  • Foyer with front to back views, hardwood floors, deep crown and base moldings, glass paned front door with windows on either side, 2 coat closets with glass pane accented doors, shelving and auto-on lights; mahogany pocket door, broad archway to Center Hallway leading to Living Room, Dining Room, center staircase and rear vestibule with backyard access
  • Rear Vestibule with glass paned door to backyard, storage closet and access to Powder Room
  • Powder Room with tile floor, subway tile ½ wall, pedestal sink with mirror above, glass shelf, light fixture, window
  • Living Room with broad entryway with detailed molding and mahogany pocket door, hardwood floors, deep crown and base moldings, original beamed ceiling, bay of windows with window treatments, 2 sets of French doors with window treatments opening to rear brick patio, additional large window facing backyard, large decorative fireplace with carved mahogany mantel, and stone tile surround and hearth
  • Dining Room with hardwood floors, raised panel wainscoting, dentil molding, bay window, mahogany pocket door, built-in display and storage unit, iron chandelier, wall mounted speakers; swinging door to Kitchen, broad archway to Family Room
  • Family Room with hardwood floors, crown moldings, ceiling fan, built-in desk with storage cabinets, shelves and under-cabinet lighting, built-in entertainment unit with shelving, storage and opening for TV, built-in ceiling speakers, fireplace with wood mantel, stone surround and 2 spotlights above, rounded bay of windows with bamboo shades, 2 additional windows with bamboo shades; French doors leading to porch, 2 archways leading to Kitchen
  • Kitchen featuring custom Canterbury furniture grade cabinetry with intricate carved wood detailing and leaded glass accent panels, granite counter tops, limestone tile backsplash with decorative accents, hardwood floors, recessed lighting, top-of-the-line appliances including Garland stainless steel 6-burner range with griddle, Rangercraft exhaust with decorative cabinetry hood above, Dacor stainless steel double wall oven with convection, Dacor warming drawer, Sub Zero refrigerator/freezer with integrated cabinetry panel, 2 Miele dishwashers with integrated cabinetry panels, 2 center islands with granite counters (one with rounded Breakfast Bar, stainless steel sink with disposal in one island, Franke prep sink, built-in wine refrigerator with integrated cabinetry panel, built-in desk with granite top, built-in “garages” for TV and toaster oven, large pendant light, built-in ceiling speakers; open to Breakfast Room and rear hallway
  • Breakfast Area with hardwood floors, large bay of windows with bamboo shades, French door leading to backyard; doorway to Mud Room/Laundry Room/Powder Room and door to driveway
  • Laundry Room with Whirlpool Duet front loading washer and dryer, tile floor, custom cabinetry with granite folding surface and utility sink, recessed lighting, broom closet, 2 windows with wood blinds, built-in ceiling speaker
  • Mud Room with tile floor, built-in cubbies and shelves, recessed lighting, door to backyard
  • Powder Room with tile floor, vanity with marble top, framed mirror and light fixture above, storage below, window with wood blinds, light fixture
  • Rear Hallway with walk-in closet with shelving, access to second and lower levels and Powder Room

Second Level

  • Gallery Landing with carpet runner over hardwood floors, walk-in closet with shelving, doorway to rear staircase with stained glass accents, additional linen closet
  • Master Bedroom suite with hardwood floors, crown molding, 2 ceiling fixtures, built-in ceiling speakers, built-in mahogany cabinets with display shelving, 8 windows (3 exposures) with wood blinds and window treatments, French door to Juliet balcony overlooking backyard, doorway to dressing area with His & Hers walk-in closet with custom shelving and drawers, door to en suite bath featuring large vanity with furniture grade vanity cabinets and marble top with framed mirror above, tiled walls with decorative accents, ceramic tile floor, large glass enclosed shower with built-in bench, niche for shampoo, hand held and stationary shower heads, large picture window with wood blinds, 2 additional windows above vanity, crown molding, light fixture
  • Bedroom #2 with hardwood floors, fireplace with painted brick surround and carved wood mantel, bay of windows with wood blinds, double door closet with shelving
  • Bedroom #3 with hardwood floors, crown molding, ceiling fixture, 2 windows with wood blinds, double door closet with shelving
  • Bedroom #4 with hardwood floors, bay of windows with wood blinds, crown molding, ceiling fixture, large walk-in closet with shelving and mirrored door (potential to close pocket door and create private Junior Suite with Office and Full Bathroom)
  • Office with hardwood floors, bay of windows plus additional window with wood blinds, ceiling fixture, crown molding
  • Hall Bath #1 with ceramic tile floor, vanity with Corian top, mirror and light fixture above, storage below, ½ tile wall with decorative border, shower over tub with tiled walls, built-in medicine cabinet
  • Hall Bath #2 with tile floor, bath tub, stall shower with tiled walls and 2 shower heads, vanity with Corian top, framed mirror, light fixture and medicine chest above, storage below, ceiling fixture

Third Level

  • Gallery landing with 3 walk-in storage closets
  • Bedroom #8 with carpet, angled ceiling, dormer window plus 2 additional windows with blinds, light fixture and storage closet
  • Bedroom #6 with dormer ceiling, hardwood floors, window with blinds, crown molding, large closet, light fixture
  • Bedroom #7 with dormer ceiling, hardwood floors, window with blinds, large closet
  • Bedroom #5 with hardwood floors, dormer ceiling, large closet with mirrored door, carved wood mantel, 4 windows with blinds
  • Hall Bath #3 with ceramic tile floor, vanity with Corian top, light fixture and framed mirror above, storage below, ceiling fixture, alcove with window and display ledge

Lower Level

  • Recreation/Game Room with carpet, recessed lighting, decorative columns
  • Gathering Room with carpet, recessed lighting, decorative fireplace with brick surround and wood mantel, 4 grade level windows, walk-in storage closet
  • Unfinished Utility Room
  • Tasting Room/Bonus Room with tile floor and access to temperature controlled wine cellar with glass door entry, recessed lighting
  • Powder Room with wall mount sink, tile floor, light fixture, framed mirror

Carriage House

  • 3-car garage with electric doors, and storage area with shelves
  • Potting/Storage Room
  • Exercise Room with carpet, exposed brick walls, angled bead board ceiling, full windowed wall, large wall-mounted mirrors, heating unit, bracket for wall mount TV, exterior door and access to second level apartment
  • Carriage House Apartment with Kitchen, Living Room, Dining Room, Office, 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths

Additional Features/ Upgrades

  • Historic home originally built in 1901
  • Professionally landscaped property set on 1.5 acres with featuring bluestone patio and walkway to driveway, large brick rear patio, large flat lawn, underground sprinkler system (front and back), perennial garden
  • 3-zone forced air heat/AC
  • Security system with break glass sensors
  • Full Kitchen renovation completed 2001
  • Master Bedroom Suite renovation completed 2001
  • Lower level renovation completed 2001
  • Dent proof garage doors


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Sue Adler

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