Posted October 9, 2019 By Lynn Garafola
- Address: 6 Under Rock Drive
- City: Sparta
- State: NJ
- Zip code: 07871
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2.0
- Lot size: .25 acres
- Price: $319,900
- Under Contract: Yes
- MLS Number: 3584813
- MLS Link: http://bit.ly/2lG5rbN
- Listing URL: http://bit.ly/2lG5rbN
- Realtor name: Lynn Garafola
- Phone: 973-222-3777
- Realtor Email: Lynn@MyNestBuilder.com
- Realtor Website: https://www.mynestbuilder.com/
- Agency Name: Realty Executives Exceptional Realtors
- Agency Phone: 973-729-7141 x1224
This move-in ready, 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom split level makes the most of its .25 acres with a private outdoor living space offering a 2-tier deck oasis with built-in seating overlooking the flat, fenced-in backyard.
Inside, find pristine hardwood floors and a newly-renovated kitchen with special touches including a heated toe-kick and soft-close drawers.
The huge, finished, lower-level family room means lots of space in which family and friends can gather for fun and games.
Relax in the lovely living room where the wood-burning fireplace insert provides warmth and ambience. (Bonus: Find plenty cords of wood in the backyard ready to burn when the weather cools). Central AC keeps everything cool during summertime.
Both bathrooms have been updated, and the upper-level bathroom includes a double sink and gorgeous backsplash. A right-sized home office offers sanctuary for working at home, and a workout room means no traipsing to the gym.
The spacious garage includes a work bench and area for hobbies and projects.
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION
This home lies just a short drive from Sparta's charming town center, meaning dining and entertainment options abound, and you'll be just minutes from the route 15 commuting corridor. New York City is only a little over an hour away by car. A NYC Bus is available from Sparta. Newark Airport and the Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania average about an hour's drive as well. And don't forget the nearest ski slopes and water parks are only 20-30 minutes away in Vernon!
Sparta's fantastic public school system provides wonderful educational opportunities, and maintains an “A” rating from data compiler Niche.com. Mohawk Avenue Elementary School, Sparta Middle School and Sparta High School are each a short drive away, and the bus stops right at the end of your driveway! As one of 2018's top 100 safest towns in America (according to Safewise), Sparta offers peace of mind as well.
Like hiking? The nearby 1400-acre Sparta Mountain Wildlife Management area offers numerous trails for all levels of hiking, as well as Ryker Lake for kayaking, fishing and birding. Kittatinny Valley State Park is also a short drive away, boasting 5.2 miles of hiking trails with views of glacial lakes, limestone outcroppings and former railroads. Additionally, Kittatinny's Lake Aeroflex and Gardner's Pond are excellent for fishing and boating.