Charming, Totally Updated Glenwood Home

Millburn/Short Hills

24 Canterbury Ln, Short Hills, NJ 07078

  • $789,000
  • 24 Canterbury Ln
  • Millburn/Short Hills
  • NJ
  • 07078
  • 3
  • 2 Full

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Price: $789,000

24 Canterbury Ln, Short Hills, NJ 07078

Step right into this charming, move-in-ready home in the sought-after Glenwood section of Short Hills, blocks from the Glenwood Elementary School and the train direct to NYC. This well-maintained home has been updated by its current homeowners, all while staying true to the original character and charm of the classic home and neighborhood.

As you enter the home, you catch your first glimpse of the open and airy floor plan. Gleaming hardwood floors flow underfoot and lead you into the living and dining rooms perfect for curling up and reading a book in front of the fireplace or entertaining guests in complete comfort and style. Off the dining room sliding doors provide access to the backyard, ready for family activities and social gatherings. The beautifully updated gourmet kitchen will suit any cooking endeavor with granite counters, tile backsplash and also features a breakfast bar for more informal dining.

Down the hall, three bedrooms and one full bathroom assure a restful night’s sleep for all. The tranquil master bedroom features hardwood floors and two closets.

The finished lower level includes a recreation room with space for indoor play and a laundry room with full bathroom and kitchenette.

It is not often that a home of this quality comes along. This is a fabulous opportunity to enjoy all Short Hills and the Glenwood section has to offer in complete comfort and style.

Main Level

Entry with hardwood floor and coat closet

Living room with hardwood floor, wood fireplace with brick surround, wood mantle and stone hearth, picture window and crown molding

Dining room with hardwood floor, crown molding and sliding doors with access to backyard

Kitchen with tile floor, granite counters, marble tile backsplash, custom soft-close cabinetry, pendant lighting, breakfast bar, pantry, and stainless steel appliances including: 4-burner gas range and oven, dishwasher, refrigerator and microwave.

Master bedroom with hardwood floor and two closets

Bedroom with hardwood floor and closet

Bedroom with hardwood floor and closet

Bathroom with tile floor and shower-over-tub with tile backsplash and mosaic accents

Side entrance

Linen closet


Lower Level

Recreation room with new carpet and built-in shelving

Laundry room with kitchenette

Full bathroom with tile floor and walk in shower stall

Utility room

Updates and Additional Features

  • Furnace expansion tank (2013)
  • Exterior painted (2013)
  • Sliding doors and deck off dining room for access to the backyard (2013)
  • Renovated Kitchen (2012)
  • Bathroom (2011)
  • Front walkway with pavers
  • New lower level carpet and paint (2014)

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.