Real Estate

11 Oaklawn Rd, Summit NJ: $875,000

Posted March 26, 2018 By Lois Schneider Realtor

Listing Stats

Listed by Lois Schneider Realtor: Location. Location. Location. Nestled in Summit's charming Memorial Field neighborhood, this tastefully renovated center hall Colonial is move-in ready and walk to Brayton Elementary School.

Extensive interior custom trims, built-ins, raised panel wainscoting and hardwood floors throughout pair beautifully with its solid brick facade, attractive carriage house garage door and instant curb appeal. 

The inviting living room enjoys a center woodburning fireplace, twin corner built-in bookcases, and has access to a covered rear porch that overlooks the private level fenced yard and bluestone patio. Handsome wainscoting and ceiling medallion define the formal dining room. Plain & Fancy custom cherry cabinetry frames the kitchen, with soap stone counters, stainless steel appliances and a seated island outfitted with recessed drawers. A powder room with pretty plantation shutters and rear hallway out to the patio are located nearby. 

Three bedrooms with hardwood floors and views on two sides reside on the second floor. A completely renovated hall bath features a claw-foot tub, frameless shower with rain shower head and subway tile surround, plus a pedestal sink, all anchored on marble mosaic floors. Pull-down hallway stairs offer access to attic storage. 

The lower level recreation room is enhanced with surround sound, wall-to-wall carpeting, tongue and groove wood ceiling with recessed lighting, along with extensive custom built-in cabinets, media cabinet and work station. A second full bath with Jacuzzi tub and laundry area add convenience.

Attractive extras include attached garage, composite slate roof and copper gutters, central air conditioning, underground sprinkler system, extensive perennial gardens with front and back landscape lighting.

Certain to please today's homebuyer, this special home is a wonderful Summit find.

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