FOR RENT: Stunning Colonial in Desirable Short Hills
11 Elsway Road — Short Hills, NJ 07078
Short Hills, NJ
Resting on over .6 acre of beautifully landscaped property with a private pond, this impressive center-hall colonial is elegantly finished across three levels. Renovations by noted designer Diana Hoffman combines beauty with function. Generous rooms are arranged for ease of living and entertaining pleasures.
First level boasts hardwood floors throughout except in the 3 Season Porch which has slate floors. Living room has large bay window and wood burning fireplace and the dining room has coffered ceilings with bay window with seats. It leads into the Family room which is 23 x 23 with coffered ceiling, a full wall of custom built-ins, gas ignited fireplace and french doors leading to deck. Designer Kitchen is luxurious with a 8'x 4.5' granite center island, 2 sub-zero fridges, 2 GE dishwashers and GE monogram stove with 2 ovens all brightened by 3 skylights in a vaulted ceiling and recessed lights. Step down to a bright Breakfast room with wall to wall windows overlooking the back patio and expansive yard.
The first level also has an in-law suite and attached bath with pedestal sink, marble floors, tub/shower and large closet space with it's own entrance to the Porch. There is also an Office with hardwood floors and moldings.
An amazing six bedrooms and four full baths are located on the upper level. The master suite has an adjoining sitting room with cathedral ceilings, recessed lights and also a private balcony. It also presents hardwood floors, dressing area, walk-in closet and a full bath with double sink/granite counter, marble floors with shower and tub. Of the remaining five bedrooms: one is en-suite with tub/shower, 3 bedrooms have hardwood floors and 2 have carpet. They all have generous closet space with new windows making it bright and beautiful living quarters. Also located on the second floor is a large Laundry Room with one washer and two dryers, tile floors, moldings and a huge linen closet.
When a more casual setting is in order, the finished lower level includes an entertainment room with carpeting and built in shelves. No need to join the gym as you have a private 3 side mirrored wall and recessed lights in exercise room. Also located on this level are an au-pair suite with full bath, bedroom with outside entrance and sitting room. There is plenty of storage and a workshop area.
Outdoors, the patio and deck supply the ideal venue for al fresco dining, entertaining and relaxation by the pond. Expansive backyard welcomes active play or possibility of a pool.
2017 Tax appeal in progress.
Property Type: Single Family Home
Lot: .63 of an acre
Garage: 2 Car Built-in Garage with electric opener