55 Cambridge Dr, Short Hills, NJ 07078

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  • 4 full, 2 half

Picture perfect home in the heart of Short Hills Hartshorn section!  Elegance, sophistication and remarkable craftsmanship abound in this pristine move-in ready 4 Bedroom, 4 Full and 2 Half Bath Colonial close to Hartshorn School, downtown Millburn restaurants and shopping and Midtown Direct Train.  Elegant moldings, graceful floor plan and hardwood floors throughout.   Freshly painted throughout.  The consummate Gourmet Chef’s Kitchen with custom cabinetry, quartz countertops, huge island and top of the line stainless steel appliances.  Fabulous outdoor entertaining space with brick patio and magnificent park-like property with flawless landscaping! Master Bedroom Suite with the absolute BEST His and Her baths you will find anywhere and custom Walk-In Closets.  3 other generous bedrooms with great custom closets (2 bedrooms are ensuite!).  Large Mud Room and desirable 1st floor Laundry.  Lower Level with Recreation Room, Half Bath and Office/Bonus Room.  Exceptional dream home that checks each and every box!  

Room by Room Details of 55 Cambridge Drive, Short Hills

First Level

  • Entry Foyer featuring front door with transom, hardwood floors, crown molding with decorative detail, baseboard molding, curved staircase with decorative molding to Second Level, semi flush mount light fixture, Coat Closet
  • Living Room featuring hardwood floors, fireplace with custom millwork mantle and stone surround and hearth, recessed lighting, 3 oversized windows, audio speakers, decorative crown molding, baseboard molding
  • Step Down to Game Room featuring hardwood floors, solid mahogany custom millwork paneled walls, bay window with window seat, door to backyard, large picture window, pendant light fixture, mounted TV
  • Dining Room featuring hardwood floors, wainscoting, built in china cabinet with concealed and glass door storage, pendant light fixture, crown molding with decorative detail, double French doors out to Patio, audio speakers
  • Step Down Family Room featuring hardwood floors, recessed lighting, baseboard molding, crown molding, open to Kitchen and Entry Foyer
  • Gourmet Chef’s Kitchen featuring tile flooring with radiant heat, custom cabinetry, quartz countertops, tile backsplash with glass mosaic tile accent, large window over sink, stainless sink with commercial style fixture, oversized island with storage and seating for 3, Kitchen Aid commercial style refrigerator/freezer, Kitchen Aid built in stainless microwave, 2 Fisher & Paykel dishwasher drawers, Wolf 4 burner cooktop with griddle, Kitchen Aid stainless double ovens, 2 sets of garbage cans (1 for recycling, 1 for regular), recessed lighting, pendant lights over island, baseboard molding, crown molding
  • Breakfast Area featuring tile flooring, double French doors with sidelites out to Patio, Wet Bar Area featuring custom cabinetry including glass door cabinetry, stainless sink, Kitchen Aid beverage refrigerator, pendant light fixture with drum shade, baseboard molding, crown molding
  • Mud Room featuring tile flooring, door to side yard, 2 semi-flush mount light fixtures, 2 Closets, built in cubbies with storage, door to garage
  • Laundry Room featuring custom built in cabinetry on 2 walls with counter for folding, open shelving, Corian countertop, utility sink, Whirlpool Duet front loader washer and dryer on pedestals
  • Powder Room featuring tumbled tile flooring with mosaic border, washbasin sink, Toto toilet, semi flush mount light fixture, 2 sconces, window with shutter, crown molding, baseboard molding
  • 2 Car Garage featuring LiftMaster doors, built in storage

Second Level

  • Second Floor Landing featuring hardwood floors, custom runner, built in library cabinetry with open and concealed storage, Linen Closet with floor to ceiling shelving
  • Master Bedroom Suite featuring carpeting, vaulted ceiling, architectural window, recessed lighting, chandelier, baseboard molding, windows with custom roman shades
  • “His” Walk In Closet with custom drawers, custom laundry drawer, shelving and hanging storage, open to “His” Bathroom featuring slate floor tile with radiant heat, custom vanity, quartz countertop, Toto toilet, built in medicine cabinet, 2 sconces, flush mount light fixture, pocket door to shared Master Bath Area
  • “Shared” Master Bathroom Area featuring shower and bath area featuring slate floor tile with radiant heat, frameless glass door shower with glass tile surround, built in Jacuzzi tub with glass tile surround and quartz countertop, 2 Laundry/Linen Closets, recessed lighting, pendant light fixture, fan
  • “Her” Walk In Closet with custom drawers, shelving and hanging storage, vanity, built in jewelry drawer, semi-pendant light fixture, double French doors open to bedroom area, open to “Her” Bathroom featuring slate floor tile with radiant heat, custom vanity, quartz countertop, Toto toilet, built in medicine cabinet, 2 scones, flush mount light fixture, pocket door to shared Master Bath Area
  • Ensuite Bedroom #2 featuring carpeting, crown molding, baseboard molding, semi-pendant light fixture, 2 Double Door Closets with custom built in cabinetry with drawers, shelves and hanging storage, Bathroom featuring tumbled tile flooring, vanity with granite countertop, Toto toilet, shower over tub with tile surround, medicine cabinet, 2 light sconce
  • Ensuite Bedroom #3 featuring carpeting, baseboard molding, crown molding, Double Door Walk In Closet with shelves and hanging storage, double French doors out to Sun Deck, chandelier, 2 windows with shades, Bathroom featuring tile flooring, Linen Closet, built in Vanity with storage, Corian countertop, shower with glass door and tile surround, Kohler toilet, window with shutters, recessed lighting, 3 light sconce
  • Bedroom #4 featuring carpeting, baseboard molding, crown molding, flush mount light fixture, 2 Double Door Closets with custom drawers, shelves and hanging storage, window with shade
  • Full Hall Bathroom featuring tile flooring, vanity with storage with shell design sink, flush mount light fixture, 2 light sconce, shower over tub with tile surround
  • Door to 3rd floor (unfinished) storage space

Lower Level

  • Carpeted staircase to Lower Level
  • Recreation Room featuring carpeting, open shelving, recessed lighting, baseboard molding, Utility Closets, Storage Closet
  • Bonus Room/Office featuring custom built in Desk Area, Utility Closet, soundproofed walls, recessed lighting, task lighting, easily used as Exercise Room/Music Room
  • Half Bathroom featuring floor tile, tile wainscoting with mosaic accent border, pedestal sink, Toto toilet, 2 light sconce, fan
  • French drains and sump pumps

Front Yard/Backyard

  • Just under ½ Acre
  • Landscaping designed by Kelly Varnell Virgona, whose firm designed Shakespeare garden and Strawberry Fields (including the John Lennon Imagine tribute) in Central Park NYC
  • Winding front brick walkway leads to covered front entry with detailed moldings
  • Professionally landscaped
  • Brick walkway from driveway to rear Patio
  • Side Door with bluestone steps to Mud Room
  • Rear Brick Patio with gas line for grill
  • Level lush yard, partially fenced in
  • Irrigation system
  • Kids playhouse/wood shed

Additional Features/Upgrades

  • Kitchen/Bath addition and landscaping done 2009
  • Freshly painted throughout
  • New light fixtures throughout
  • Water softener
  • Heat/AC, 3 zones
  • Generator hookup
  • Alarm system
  • Audio speakers in Game Room, Living Room and Dining Room

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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.

    Short Hills School Information

    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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