31 Talbot Ct, Short Hills, NJ 07078

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  • 4 full, 1 half

Entertainer’s dream with the BEST backyard in the heart of the Deerfield section with 5 Bedrooms and 4½ Baths, close to New York City, steps to Deerfield path, Midtown Direct train and downtown Short Hills and Livingston shopping and restaurants.  Beautifully situated on spectacular cul de sac with stunning gunite pool, slate patio, beautifully landscaped property and huge Lanai for easy indoor/outdoor entertaining. Spacious and sun-drenched Living and Dining Rooms, stunning Family Room with fireplace. Open and airy Kitchen with crisp white cabinets, bay window and stainless steel appliances.  1st floor Laundry.  Spacious Master Suite with 2 Walk In Closets and spa-like Master Bath.  All other bedrooms huge with tons of closets.  Bonus Sitting/Homework Room.  Fully finished Lower Level for entertaining with Full Bath and Guest/Nanny Suite with own entrance.  This home, located in one of Short Hills’ most coveted neighborhoods, simply cannot be missed!

Room by Room Details of 31 Talbot Court, Short Hills

First Level

  • Entry Foyer featuring crown molding, marble floor, staircase to 2nd Level, Coat Closet with double doors, painted neutral off white
  • Living Room featuring wall to wall custom built ins with open and concealed storage, crown molding, baseboard molding, recessed LED lighting, 3 large windows, painted soothing gray
  • Dining Room featuring chair rail, neutral off white paint, crown molding, baseboard molding, 3 large windows, double doors to Kitchen
  • Office featuring double doors at entry, carpeting, wall to wall custom built ins with open and concealed storage, window seat, elongated window, recessed LED lighting, crown molding, chair rail, baseboard molding, painted soothing gray
  • Family Room featuring double doors at entry, fireplace with floor to ceiling marble tile surround, marble ledge, carpeting, sliding French door with access to back patio, privacy shutters, built in book shelves, built in Dry Bar with custom storage including wine storage, recessed lighting, baseboard molding, crown molding
  • Lanai/Cabana Room featuring carpeting, casement windows at 3 exposures with internal blinds, custom laminate built ins, recessed LED lighting, paneled walls painted soothing gray, crown molding, Built In Bar with storage and seating for 4, French door with floor to ceiling sidelites out to backyard/pool entertaining area
  • Laundry Room featuring marble flooring, custom built in upper cabinetry, utility sink, double door Closet, door to backyard, GE washer and dryer
  • Eat In Updated Kitchen featuring tile flooring, crisp white custom cabinetry, granite countertops, recessed LED lighting, subway tile backsplash, GE stainless refrigerator/freezer, Kitchen Aid stainless double ovens, Thermador stainless cooktop, Broan stainless fan, Elkay stainless sink, Kitchen Aid stainless dishwasher, Pantry with floor to ceiling shelving, painted neutral white
  • Breakfast Area with built in shelving and concealed storage, bay window
  • Powder Room featuring wallpaper, marble tile flooring, vanity with storage, quartz countertop, recessed lighting, fan

Second Level

  • Second Floor Landing with baseboard molding
  • Master Bedroom Suite featuring crown molding, baseboard molding, Desk Area, Sitting Area, recessed LED lighting, painted neutral off white, 2 Walk In Closets with shelving and hanging storage, Master Bathroom featuring floor tile, custom double vanity with laminate countertop, custom cut mirror, vanity lighting, recessed LED lighting, tub with tile surround, shower with tile surround and glass door, double door Linen Closet, medicine cabinet, painted pale blue
  • Bedroom #2 featuring recessed LED lighting, built in bookcase, baseboard molding, Study Area, double door Closet, painted neutral gray
  • Jack and Jill Bathroom featuring floor tile, custom vanity with storage and laminate countertop, recessed LED lighting, shutters, separate area for shower and toilet, double door Linen Closet, painted pale blue
  • Bedroom #3 featuring baseboard molding, recessed LED lighting, double door Closet
  • Sitting/Homework Room (accessed from Bedrooms #3 and #4) featuring recessed LED lighting, blinds, baseboard molding, Walk In Closet with shelving and hanging storage
  • Ensuite Bedroom #4 featuring shutters, recessed LED lighting, baseboard molding, Study Area, double door Closet, door to bathroom, painted classic gray
  • Full Hall Bathroom (also accessed from Bedroom #4) featuring tile flooring, vanity with storage and laminate countertop, shower over tub with tile surround, recessed LED lighting, medicine cabinet, custom cut mirror

Lower Level

  • Carpeted staircase to Lower Level
  • Huge Utility Room/Storage Closet
  • 2 Car Garage with storage and electric doors
  • Mud Room Area outside Garage featuring paneling, Coat Closet and plenty of room for hanging storage, 2nd Storage Closet with sliding double doors, drop ceiling with lighting
  • Exercise room featuring carpeting, paneling, built-in floor to ceiling shelving, drop ceiling with lighting, Closet
  • Full Bathroom featuring tile flooring, vanity with storage, recessed lighting, shower, Fan
  • Office/Bedroom #5 featuring carpeting, drop ceiling with lighting, door to Outside, blinds


  • Pavers in decorative pattern at base of front steps
  • Stone front staircase with brick risers
  • Private kidney shaped gunite pool, completely redone 2018
  • Tennessee stone pool surround
  • Slate Patio
  • Meticulously landscaped and beautifully maintained with privacy, blooming perennials, pots with annuals
  • Mature shade trees ensuring privacy

Additional Features/Upgrades

  • Quiet Cul-de-sac
  • Painted soothing hues throughout
  • Walking distance to Deerfield Elementary School
  • Forced Air/Central Air Conditioning, 3 zones (2 recently replaced)
  • Newer driveway
  • Exterior freshly painted 2018
  • Central vacuum
  • Newer water heater

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Sue Adler

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    Short Hills is one of the most sought-after towns in the country for a seemingly infinite number of reasons. The area boasts beautiful homes, excellent schools, abundant natural space, and easy access to Manhattan. Foodies will delight in the abundance of excellent dining options in the area, and, whether you are looking for designer labels, household goods, or farm-fresh produce, you’ll have plenty of shopping options. Short Hills also has more artists, designers, and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America, and this concentration of artists helps shape the area’s distinguished character. [optima_express_toppicks id="236519" sortBy="pd" displayType="grid" resultsPerPage="6" header="false" includeMap="false"]

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    Looking for academic excellence?  You have come to the right place!  Millburn Township Schools are top-notch. Millburn High School is distinguished as a Blue Ribbon School and is consistently ranked as one of the top schools in the state of New Jersey, not to mention one of the top high schools in the entire country.  There are 5 quality, high-ranking elementary schools serving the Short Hills/Millburn area (Glenwood, Hartshorn, Deerfield, South Mountain, and Wyoming) as well as the distinguished Millburn Middle School, which has been named a Benchmark School of Excellence based on state assessments. Millburn Township Schools not only provide top-of-the-line educational services, but they are also equipped with an extensive amount of resources and programs to provide comprehensive support and enrich the lives of both the students and their families.

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    Due to the ease of commuting into Manhattan from Short Hills, this area has become a popular choice for New York-based professionals.  The conveniently located Short Hills Station provides access to NJ Transit’s Morris & Essex Line and Gladstone Branch Train Line, offering a speedy, no-hassle commute to New York Penn Station. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey also offers additional routes for rapid commuting into and throughout NYC.

    The Short Hills area also provides easy access to major roadways such as routes 24, 280, I-78, the New Jersey Turnpike, and the Garden State Parkway, which makes commuting or traveling by car convenient and hassle-free. Short Hills Residents also enjoy the privilege of having The Newark Liberty Airport, a major continental and international gateway, within a 20-minute drive.



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