21 Overhill Rd, South Orange, NJ 07079

  • 5
  • 4 full, 2 half

Move right in to this 5 Bedroom, 4 Full and 2 Half Bath Classic Brick Center Hall Colonial in the prestigious Newstead section of South Orange just 20 miles west of Manhattan and close to the Jitney, Midtown Direct Train and nearby restaurants and shopping in South Orange.  Incredible architectural details, an open and airy floorplan and meticulously maintained property with tons of bluestone entertaining spaces.  Gourmet Chef’s Kitchen. Gracious Dining Room.  Exquisite Living Room.  Fabulous Family Room with original built ins and Bar.  Heated Sun Room.  First level Guest/Au Pair suite.  Out of this world Master with 2 Walk In Closets plus additional custom closets and spa-like Bath with steam shower, body sprays and soaking tub.  All bathrooms renovated to perfection.  Custom Cedar Closets throughout.  Great Lower Level for entertaining with Recreation Room and Bar Room.  Exercise Room.  3 Car Garage.  Close to Jitney.  Too many fabulous details to list! 

Room by Room Details of 21 Overhill Road, South Orange

First Level

  • Entry Vestibule featuring marble flooring, chandelier, baseboard molding, French door to Entry Foyer
  • Entry Foyer featuring designer light fixture, marble flooring, Coat Closet, crown molding with dentil detail, baseboard molding, curved staircase with original iron railing to Second Level, door to Family Room
  • Powder Room featuring separate vanity room, marble flooring, designer wallpaper, chandelier, flush mount light fixture, vanity with storage, vessel sink, baseboard molding, window with blind, 2nd window in toilet area
  • Living Room featuring hardwood floors, fireplace with custom modern mantle and stone surround, crown molding with dentil detail, bay window, 2 oversized windows with original sliding shutters, custom window treatments, baseboard molding
  • Family Room featuring gas fireplace, carpeting, original custom built ins with open and concealed storage, original custom built in Bar, recessed lighting, surround sound, African teak paneled walls, 2 sets of sliding doors to Sun Room, architectural arched windows over built ins
  • Framed Glass Sun Room featuring gas fireplace, stone flooring, heating unit
  • Dining Room featuring marble floors, bay window, picture window, custom window treatments, crown molding with dentil detail, baseboard molding, semi-pendant designer light fixture, large archway to Kitchen, built in speakers
  • Gourmet Chef’s Kitchen featuring hardwood floors, custom wood cabinetry, glass door cabinetry, island with seating for 4, granite countertops, gray subway tile backsplash, recessed lighting, 2 pendant lights over island, pendant light over sink, double stainless sink with no touch faucet, bar sink at island, Dry Bar Area with custom cabinetry, granite countertops and penny tile backsplash, 2 LG refrigerator/freezers, stainless Dacor convection wall oven, stainless Jenn-Air oven/range (with convection), stainless Cavaliere hood, Bosch stainless dishwasher, in ceiling speakers Breakfast Area featuring built in window seat, 2 large windows with woven shades overlooking backyard
  • Mud Room featuring tile flooring, built in cabinetry with granite countertop, recessed lighting, floating shelf with hooks, floating shelf with hanging storage, door to Backyard
  • Ensuite Bedroom #5 featuring Entry Vestibule with Linen Closet, carpeting, Closet, ceiling fan/light fixture, flush mount light fixture, oversized windows, baseboard molding, Bathroom featuring floor tile with mosaic insert, vanity with wash basin sink, 3 light sconce, fan, shower with tile surround, crown molding

Second Level

  • Second Level Landing featuring hardwood floors, chandelier with decorative drum shade, Linen Closet
  • Master Bedroom Suite featuring hardwood floors, original “hidden” custom closets with custom storage, 2 cedar Walk In Closets with custom shelving and hanging storage, recessed lighting, chandelier with drum shade, custom window treatments and blinds
  • Master Bath featuring French limestone tile flooring, custom double vanity with granite countertop and vessel sinks, soaking jetted tub with radio, heat and light therapy, designer sconces, recessed lighting, pendant light fixture, built in linen storage, frameless glass door steam shower with pebble tile flooring and marble tile surround, rain showerhead and 4 body sprays, wallpaper, radiant heat
  • Bedroom #2 featuring entry vestibule, hardwood floors, crown molding, baseboard molding, semi-pendant light fixture, oversized windows, original window shutters, Cedar Closet with custom shelving and hanging storage, 2nd Closet, access to Jack and Jill Bath
  • Jack and Jill Bath featuring slate hexagonal floor tile, custom vanity with drawers and acrylic top, beveled mirror, Linen Closet, 2 light sconce above sink, recessed light, fan, window, tub/shower combination with marble and mosaic tile surround
  • Bedroom #3 featuring hardwood floors, original shutters, crown molding, baseboard molding, flush mount light fixture, Cedar Closet with custom shelving and hanging storage, 2nd Closet, access to Jack and Jill Bath
  • Double louvered doors to room with storage leading to Second Floor Terrace
  • Full Hall Bathroom featuring tile flooring, vanity with storage and acrylic top, frameless glass door shower with hexagonal tile and tile surround, rain shower head, radiant heat, window with blinds, wallpaper, 2 light sconce over sink, fan/light fixture, door to Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom #4 featuring hardwood floors, flush mount light fixture, baseboard molding, Closet, access to Full Hall Bath, oversized windows with blinds

Lower Level

  • Staircase with original railings to Lower Level
  • Bar Room featuring wood look laminate flooring, custom built in Bar, custom built in cabinetry, sink, mirrored backsplash and shelving, flush mount light fixture
  • Recreation Room featuring wood look laminate flooring, fireplace with brick surround and stone hearth, flush mount light fixture, wainscoting with wallpaper, detailed walls
  • Exercise Room featuring hardwood floors, window seat, picture ledge, built in with open and concealed storage, custom mirrors, utility closet
  • Laundry Room featuring floor tile, original cabinetry, granite countertops, wire shelving, paneled walls, LG front loader washer and dryer, utility sink, access to Bilco Doors
  • 2 large Storage Rooms
  • Half Bath


  • Spacious corner lot
  • Herringbone front walkway
  • Bluestone Patio at front
  • Rear Bluestone Patio with brick border
  • Bluestone Pathway to driveway
  • Flat yard with professional plantings, mature specimen trees
  • 3 car garage with electric doors, rear door
  • Hammock

Additional Features/Upgrades

  • Painted soothing neutral hues throughout
  • 2 zone heating and cooling
  • HVAC new 2016
  • New Roof 2014

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    About South Orange


    Township of South Orange Village features a vibrant community, abundant green spaces, and an excellent transit system all within close proximity to New York. The area is full of thriving businesses, artistic and cultural attractions, and shopping destinations, and the rich history of community involvement in South Orange has helped cultivate the friendly atmosphere and effortless living that the township’s residents cherish. The well-maintained parks, preserved natural spaces, community gardens, and clean streets lined with independently owned businesses display the down-to-earth, compassionate character of South Orange. Residents revel in the ability to live in a relaxing and social area that offers convenient access to New York while preserving the feeling of easy living. This family-friendly locale is a commuter’s dream! [optima_express_toppicks id="236521" sortBy="pd" displayType="grid" resultsPerPage="6" header="false" includeMap="false"]

    South Orange School Information

    The School District of South Orange and Maplewood  includes The Montrose Early Childhood Center, seven elementary schools (Clinton, Jefferson, Marshall, Seth Boyden, South Mountain, Tuscan Elementary, and South Mountain), The South Orange and Maplewood Middle Schools as well as Columbia High School. All of these institutions live up to their reputation for academic excellence and rigor and boast a long list of impressive accomplishments, resulting from their strong emphasis on academic prowess and social responsibility as the foundation for all educational endeavours. Columbia High School is known as one of the most academically progressive high schools in the state of New Jersey and has been recognized nationally for its academic excellence with a Blue Ribbon award from the US Department of Education. The advanced academic programs provided by a committed staff as well as the full-range student supports and extensive extracurricular programs allow students to become lifelong learners and achieve acceptance into some of the nation’s top universities. The South Orange-Maplewood Adult School stands as a testament to the value that this community places on education, offering continuing education classes in a diverse range of subjects for adults desiring to enrich their experience and expand their minds. The district also offers a highly praised children’s camp during the warmer months called the South Orange-Maplewood Community Summer Program.

    South Orange Commuting Info

    South Orange residents have access to both The South Orange Train Station and The Mountain Train Station, offering an approximately 25 minute commute to New York City’s Penn Station. These stations ensure that there are multiple speedy and direct routes to Newark and Hoboken where the PATH Rapid Transit System transfers you to the heart of New York’s financial center. The South Orange Jitney Bus Service allows residents to travel to various other transits stations with ease.

    Routes 24, 124, 280, I-78, the New Jersey Turnpike, and the Garden State Parkway take a mere 5-10 minutes by car, enabling residents to traverse the state with ease. For the business traveler, The Newark Liberty Airport, a major continental and international gateway, is a 20 minute drive away.

    Bus routes 92 and 107 pass between South Orange and Irvington, Newark, Newark Liberty Airport, Union City, and New York (to the Port Authority Bus Terminal). Other nearby mass transport options are the Ferry , the Lakeland Bus, and the Community Coach that travel straight to NYC or Atlantic City from nearby stops.



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