Real Estate

39 Glendale Rd, Summit NJ: $1,645,000

Posted November 16, 2018 By Lois Schneider Realtor

Listing Stats

Listed by Lois Schneider Realtor: This handsome five-bedroom Colonial home sits regally on a prestigious Northside cul de sac featuring grand scale rooms, exquisite architectural details and wonderful amenities that is sure to please todays discerning homebuyer seeking modern luxury living. The over half acre of property includes well landscaped gardens and a rear terraced patio formed by natural stone walls and cascading woodlands ensures total privacy and a serene environment.

High ceilings, rich hardwood floors, elaborate crown moldings and oversized windows ensure grandeur in the elegant living room and formal dining room, with an expanse of floor-to-ceiling windows in the spacious fireside family room that flows through double doors from the living room. A sumptuous great room is part of a three-story addition made to the home, accented with intricate ceiling moldings and wall trims, an expanse of beautiful windows and a wood burning focal fireplace--beautifully designed, eminently comfortable and basically, a wow!

Crisp white cabinetry adorn the kitchen, updated in 2015, set against granite countertops, navy tile backsplash and professional-grade stainless steel appliances, complete with center island and under mount wine fridge, a wet bar and built-in desk. A charming breakfast area enjoys private rear property views surrounded by three sets of Palladian-topped floor-to ceiling bay windows and a nearby first-floor laundry room adds convenience.

The romantic brand-new master suite addition is the perfect private respite, set on its own beneath high ceilings, with a gas fireplace and French doors that open to a Juliet balcony, and includes his- and her- custom fitted walk-in closets. The luxurious master bath has high ceilings, marble-topped double vanity and jetted tub with marble surround, plus an oversized shower. High ceilings and lovely crown moldings are consistent throughout the second-floor bedrooms, as well as a stately second ensuite master bedroom suite featuring a walk-in closet and elegant bath with double vanity, deep jetted tub set beneath a distinctive stained-glass window, and a frameless shower. Two elegant bedrooms (one with a Juliet balcony; another with plantation-shuttered windows) share a Jack and Jill bath with tub shower, while a hall bath with tub shower serves the fifth guest bedroom.

Great leisure, relaxation and entertaining happens on the well-appointed lower level enhanced with raised panel wainscoting along the staircase and in the inviting game room/recreation room, complete with a custom bar counter with seating and built-in shelving to get the party started. A cozy sitting area off the bar is perfect for small gatherings, cards or conversation. A temperature-controlled 1,000 bottle wine cellar and tasting room is de rigueur for the wine aficionado and gracious host. And, you'll want to entertain your guests with a private showing of your favorite movie or game on a giant 10-foot projection screen in your own private theater fitted with advanced surround sound and tiered leather seating for seven -- creating the ultimate place for the pampered movie buff! A half bath and direct access from the two-car attached garage completes this level.

No detail has been spared in the extraordinary Summit home convenient to downtown, New York City trains and area schools... it is truly a must see!

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