Posted May 16, 2019 By Lynn Garafola
- Address: 30 Glen Road
- City: Sparta
- State: NJ
- Zip code: 07871
- Bedrooms: 5
- Bathrooms: 4.0
- Lot size: .49 acres
- Price: $335,000
- Under Contract: Yes
- MLS Number: 3549978
- MLS Link: http://bit.ly/2IBLEob
- Listing URL: http://bit.ly/2IBLEob
- Realtor name: Lynn Garafola
- Phone: 973-222-3777
- Realtor Email: Lynn@MyNestBuilder.com
- Realtor Website: http://TeamNestBuilder.com
- Agency Name: Realty Executives Exceptional Realtors
- Agency Phone: 973-729-7141 x1224
UNDER CONTRACT: Seeking a historic home with lots of space and character? 30 Glen Road awaits you!
Beautiful chestnut and cherry woodwork, stained glass and many original fixtures highlight this 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom beauty built in 1902.
Upon arrival, you’ll notice the beautiful stone wall across the front of the property, behind which lies a lovely flowering dogwood tree.
The first floor offers a large dining room and living room, both with rustic decorative fireplaces, a family room, full bathroom and the kitchen which contains chestnut cabinets and brick work dating to the 1940’s. A functioning elevator offers convenience.
On the second floor, find a huge master bedroom featuring an alcove sitting room, private full bathroom and spacious walk-in closet. A large second bedroom, light-filled third bedroom and another full bathroom complete the floor.
The third floor offers a wood-paneled bedroom, another spacious bedroom filled with bookshelves, a home-office/study, and another full-bathroom.
Listen to sounds of nature emanating from the backyard pine trees as you dine al fresco on the patio. Storage space abounds throughout the home, and there’s a 2-car garage as well.
Resting on nearly a half-acre on Sparta Mountain a few minutes from Sparta’s charming town center, you'll be just a few minutes from the route 15 commuting corridor. New York City is only a little over an hour away by car. 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!
Like hiking? Just 10 minutes away, the 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 lies only 30 minutes 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.