Picture Perfect Livingston Colonial!

Livingston Twp.

53 Hickory Pl Livingston, NJ 07039 – sold over list price!

  • $739,000
  • 53 Hickory Place
  • Livingston Twp.
  • NJ
  • 07039
  • 3057056
  • 4
  • 3 Full and 1 Half Bath

Call Sue Adler for more information 973-464-9129 MLS#:3057056 Open House Cancelled

Picture perfect classic Colonial positioned perfectly to expose amazing lighting and views on quiet street only blocks from Burnett Hill Elementary school. Every inch of this home has been updated with high end finishes, custom details throughout and expanded to suite any families needs.  Great open and flowing floor plan with plenty of room to entertain any size party both inside and out.

The welcoming curb appeal and bluestone walkway guides you up to the front door and over the threshold into the entry foyer where your first glimpse of elegance, style and comfort come into view. The Living Room is warm and cozy with a wood burning fireplace that peeks into the newly built adjacent office with large picture window and French doors. The Dining Room features crown molding, hand painted metallic ceiling and French doors out to the patio-truly an inviting setting for formal dinner parties. The reconfigured Family room with chair rail detail leads into the updated eat-in kitchen, combining custom design, sophistication and functionality into one space.

The Kitchen with Breakfast Room is at the heart of the home and designed with a breakfast bar, custom made cabinets and top of the line appliances and fixtures-it offers cooking at a whole new level. The addition of the breakfast room is perfect for those quick on the go meals or an alternative for more casual dining and the updated Powder Room just steps away completes the first level of this home.

The second level is home to four spacious bedrooms each with custom built closets. The hall bathroom has been updated and aptly services everyone’s needs through the morning rush. The Master Suite offers a romantic setting and has been updated with large walk-in closet with window for added natural light. The spa-like Master Bath with soaking tub, walk-in shower and custom built vanity is any couple’s dream.

The finished lower level has a Recreation Room with recessed lighting and full bathroom for added convenience. And there’s more…the rear yard is an entertainer’s dream with new patio and leveled top tier, ready for all your summertime hobbies.

Nothing has been overlooked in this one-of-a-kind, turn-key home. Become part of a community with a blue ribbon school district, access to NYC, superb restaurants and first class shopping.

First Level

Entry foyer with hardwood floor, crown molding and coat closet

Family room with hardwood floor, crown molding and chair rail detailing

Powder room with marble basket weave tile floor and chair rail detailing

Eat-in kitchen with breakfast bar, Madre Perla granite counters, tumbled stone backsplash, recessed lighting, professional grade appliances including Viking 4-burner oven with range and microwave, Liebherr refrigerator , dishwasher, under mount Kohler sink with garbage disposal

Breakfast room with hardwood floors, sliding doors to rear patio and recessed lighting

Dining room with hardwood floors, hand painted ceiling, recessed lighting and sliding doors out to rear patio

Living room with hardwood floors, wood fireplace with slate hearth and wood mantle, crown molding and recessed lighting

Office with hardwood floors, French doors, picture window, crown molding and recessed lighting

Laundry room with hardwood floors, utility sink, extra storage with upper cabinets and shelving

2 car attached garage

Second Level

(Hardwood floors under carpet throughout second level)

Master bedroom with new carpet, walk-in closet, crown molding and recessed lighting

Master bathroom with tile floor, custom vanity, 2 built-in hampers and storage, Corian counter with Kohler sink and fixtures, tile and tumbled stone backsplash, soaking tub and walk-in shower with river rock floor and tile backsplash

Bedroom with new carpet, picture ledge, closet with custom shelving

Hall bathroom with marble basket weave tile floor, vanity with marble counter, subway tile with mosaic marble tile border backsplash, tub shower with custom shelf

Bedroom with new carpet, walk-in closet with custom shelving

Bedroom with new carpet, wainscoting and chair rail detailing, closet with custom shelving and recessed lighting

Linen closet

Lower Level

Recreation room with carpet, custom built-in shelving, banquet seating and two closets

Bathroom with tile floor and stall shower

Utility room

Crawl Space for additional Storage


Additional Features and Updates

Most updates and additions have been done in the past 2 years

New Kitchen

Breakfast Room (addition)

Dining Room

Office (addition)

Master Bedroom (addition of walk-in closet and Master Bathroom)

Master Bathroom

Powder Room


New Roof

New Siding

New Patio and retaining wall

Leveled top portion of rear yard

Bluestone front walkway

Newer windows (except front windows)

Sprinkler System

Security System

New Privacy Fence

Freshly painted

New carpeting throughout home

Visit The Community

School Information

The Livingston School District is renowned for its unwaveringly high level of student achievement, ranking among the top school districts in New Jersey.  There are six elementary schools serving the district (Burnet Hill, Collins, Harrison, Hillside, Mt. Pleasant and Riker Hill), two middle schools (Mount Pleasant and Heritage) as well as Livingston High School. Livingston High School is consistently named one of the state’s best high schools in New Jersey Monthly Magazine, and Livingston students regularly receive recognition for their outstanding academic, artistic, and athletic achievements.  The district has a strong reputation for academic rigor and offers extensive advanced placement courses, and quality is reflected in their top-notch facilities as well as the extensive support they provide for their students.

Commuting Information

Livingston is located nearby the Millburn, South Orange, Summit, and Chatham train stations which provide multiple commuting routes to NYC, and the area is also served by multiple bus routes leading to Newark Penn Station which is only a quick Path Train ride away from NYC. There are also direct bus routes from Livingston to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City.  Livingston is conveniently located close to several main roads, including Route 280, Route 10, County Route 508, the Eisenhower Parkway, Interstate 78, the Garden State Parkway and the NJ Turnpike, and Newark Liberty Airport, a major continental and international gateway, is only a 25 minute drive away.