Real Estate

5 Fernwood Road, Summit, NJ:$1,610.000

Posted March 27, 2019 By Prominent Properties Sotheby's International Realty

Listing Stats

This beautiful Queen Ann Victorian late 19th century North Side Summit home, whose historic traditions have been lovingly matched with the comfortable, efficient, family-oriented needs of a 21st century lifestyle, is a must see. Substantial construction and mechanical makeovers beginning in 2003 have been designed to allow comfortable and casual living without historical counterparts tugging to be appreciated.

The contemporary contributions are most evident in the dramatically enlarged Master Bedroom suite, Family Room and kitchen, all designed to allow exceptional natural light throughout, including a large roof window in the kitchen providing instant weather updates.

Filled with multiple interplays of the old and new, exceptional premium materials have been used in all the interior and exterior upgrades. The industrybuzz words that translate into elegance, efficiency and durability. . . Viking, Thermador, Bosch, Wood-Mode, Marvel, Blanco, granite, PermaCast, Azek, wood shingle siding, Premium 35-year asphalt roof shingles, hardwood flooring, blue stone patio, River stone built-in barbecue . . . are evident throughout.


Outside caretaking is equally updated and sensitive to present day concerns. The lush, private backyard perennial flower gardens include a Kitchen herb garden. A beautiful blue stone patio comes alive with outdoor speakers and is complemented by a charcoal barbecue. This is a home that is so appropriate for cosmopolitans in the 21st century on so many levels . . . elegant and sophisticated, but equally suitable for Sunday barbeques, Super Bowl parties and family celebrations. It offers plenty of property to play on and is just steps to schools and town center.

This might be just the place to call home and become part of its long and seamless history.