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Address
140 Quaker Road Princeton, NJ
Price
$ 875,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#NJME303076
  • TypePending
  • CountyMERCER
  • CityPrinceton
  • AreaPrinceton
  • NeighborhoodNONE AVAILABLE
  • Zip08540
  • StyleColonial,Farmhouse/National Folk
  • Year Built1880
  • Taxes$ 16827
  • Price$ 875,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Lot Size1.14 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Callaway Henderson Sotheby's Int'l-Princeton
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

As one of Princeton’s oldest structures, dating back to 1720, this sunny yellow Colonial has a spot on the National Register of Historic Places. While the home is as charming as expected, the interior is surprisingly livable and the grounds offer a cornucopia of blooms, herbs and greenery arranged into garden rooms and formal parterres, all shrouded in privacy. The landscape designer/owner even carved a path to neighboring Stony Brook to complete the bucolic experience. Whether entering into the original foyer or into the expanded chef’s kitchen, antique floor boards and big working fireplaces make it nearly impossible to distinguish “old” from “new”. A total of 5 sets of French doors in the open breakfast room, functional butlers pantry and ample dining room give way to a newly laid brick patio, while a door between the beamed living room and cozy family room opens to a covered porch with new mahogany floor. Be it the garden views, the expertly crafted built-ins beneath a cathedral ceiling or the romantic en suite bath with clawfoot tub, the master suite is on par with the best room at a 5-star inn. Two more bedrooms and a nursery/office share a second bath and the same idyllic views. This house is located in a flood zone. An elevation certificate is available. The home owners of more than two decades, have never submitted a flood claim.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Johnson Park Elementary School John Witherspoon M.S. Princeton H.S.
Price History
4/19/2021 Listed $875,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Architectural Style Colonial, Farmhouse/National Folk
Association Y/N No
Basement Unfinished
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Wood Siding
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
County MERCER
Days on Market 10
Elementary School JOHNSON PARK
Exclusions Chandeliers
Garage Y/N No
Heating Forced Air
High School PRINCETON H.S.
High School District PRINCETON REGIONAL SCHOOLS
Historic Y/N Yes
Levels 2
MLS Area Princeton (21114)
Middle/Junior High School JOHN WITHERSPOON M.S.
Municipality PRINCETON
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession 31-60 Days CD
Property Type Residential
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Septic Exists
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Tax Annual Amount 16827.0
Tax Lot 00001
Tax Year 2019
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning R3

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Central Air Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Kitchen, Family Room, Foyer, Bedroom 1, Other, Hobby Room, Half Bath
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Fireplaces 3

Exterior Features

Inclusions All appliances
Lot Size Acres 1.14
Lot Size Source Estimated
Lot Size Square Feet 49658.40
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Type of Parking Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bedroom 1 Upper 1
Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Dining Room Main
Family Room Main
Foyer Main
Half Bath Main
Hobby Room Upper 1
Kitchen Main
Living Room Main
Other Main
Primary Bedroom Upper 1

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Pending Average in 08540

Price
AVG $670K
$880K
Taxes
AVG $15,547
$16,827
Visits
AVG 81
31
Year Built
AVG 1976
1880
Walkscore
AVG 27
8
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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