Rare Mid-Century Modern Ranch Designed by Milton KleinMillburn/Short Hills
6 Farview Rd, Millburn, NJ 07041 Sold in One Weekend!
- 6 Farview Rd
- Millburn/Short Hills
- 3 Full and 1 Half
6 Farview Rd, Millburn, NJ 07041 Call Sue Adler for more information 973-464-9129
Described as a house for all seasons, architect Milton Klein makes extensive use of glass walls and outdoor living areas. Featured in House Beautiful-Building Manual Magazine 1964-65. This rare mid-century modern ranch, spacious rooms flow effortlessly along polished hardwood floors with artful displays at every turn. Positioned perfectly in walking distance to midtown direct train and downtown Millburn, you look out over neighboring roofs and treetops with breath taking sunsets, manicured lawns and tranquil courtyard with waterfall, and enclosed garden, this home will surely impress. As you enter the home and into the foyer, the inviting open spaces and wall of glass sliders are on prominent display. The eat-in kitchen features Italian tile with warm earth-toned limestone counters, top of the line appliances and French sliding doors out to the rear deck that runs the entire length of the home. Flowing right in from the Kitchen, the Dining and Living rooms are at the heart of this home, perfect to entertain a party of any size and with wide-sweeping views of the property-it’s sure to be a popular spot. The Family room features a fireplace, wet bar and sliding door out to the private courtyard with waterfall feature and pond. When it’s time to relax after a long day, everyone will find their own personally retreat in one of 4 bedrooms. The Master bedroom is conveniently located on the first level with plenty of closet space, glass sliders out to deck and with its own private bath will skylight you’ll enjoy retiring here after a long day of work. The two story section at the rear of the house utilizes the slope for privacy and for architectural interests. The walk-out lower level is finished and features 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. There is also a recreation room, laundry room with storage and dedicated storage room with workshop. Outside, the lower level features a bluestone patio and the yard is ready for your toboggan or sled. The two-car garage with extra storage space and is positioned with easy access to the kitchen. Enjoy all this home has to offer in complete comfort and style in a desirable community with a thriving downtown and top rated school system. Quiet tree-lined streets come together in a charming neighborhood populated with a variety of distinctive homes.
The First Level
Entry foyer with coat closet
Living room with hardwood floors, custom built-ins and recessed lighting
Dining room with hardwood floors
Kitchen with dining area, Italian tile floor, limestone counter and tile backsplash, double ovens, 5-burner gas range, sliding door to deck and access to garage, pocket doors separating the dining room and kitchen, recessed counter space under the oven
Family room with hardwood floors, brick focal wall, wet bar and sliding door out to courtyard
Powder room with Italian tile floor, limestone counter and skylight
Master bedroom with carpet and two closets
Master bathroom with tile floor, custom built-in closets (plenty of storage), stall shower and tub, opening skylight
Bedroom with carpet and closet
Bedroom with carpet, closet and custom built-in
Bedroom with carpet and closet-access to rear patio
Bathroom with tile floor, pedestal sink and shower over tub
Recreation room with carpet and recessed lighting
Laundry room plus additional storage/utility room Bathroom with tile floor and stall shower
Storage room plus additional workshop Hall gallery with custom built-in
Additional features and Updates
Refinished hardwood floors (2013)
New Hot Water Heater (2012)
Updated Kitchen and entry with Italian tile floor (2010/2011)
New lower level bathroom (2009)
Newer carpeting in Master bedroom 2-zone A/C and heat and humidifier (except for one lower level bedroom)
Professionally landscaped Courtyard with waterfall feature Central station security system with fire
Visit The Community
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.
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.