Address
196 Route 202 Far Hills Boro, NJ
Price
$ 3,500,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#3740974
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySOMERSET
  • CityFar Hills Boro
  • AreaFar Hills Boro
  • NeighborhoodOverleigh
  • Zip07931
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1895
  • Taxes$ 39407
  • Price$ 3,500,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms8
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage8000
  • Lot Size10.72 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
TURPIN REAL ESTATE, INC.
Data Source:
Garden State MLS (GSMLS) - 38 - NJ
Property Description

Located in Far Hills, OVERLEIGH is among the grandest of Somerset Hills estate properties. In the mid-90s the current owner, with an astute architect, meticulously recreated 2 of the 3 original wings. The residence is centered on 10 gloriously landscaped acres accessed by a long drive that winds past a dramatic reflecting pool. A side portico connects to the attached 3-car garage. OVERLEIGH has retained all the splendor of an earlier era, with stained-glass windows, elaborately-mantled fireplaces & exquisitely handcrafted woodwork. A flowing floor plan of 7 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms & 2 powder rooms comprises 3 levels with a 5-room apartment on the third floor. A special variance has been granted by the town allowing a portion of the building to be used commercially; that variance transfers to the next owners.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Bedwell Elementary School Bernardsville Middle School Bernardsville High School
Price History
9/16/2021 Listed $3,500,000

General Features

Accessibility No
Appliances Dishwasher, Dryer, Range/Oven-Electric, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Colonial
Basement Partial
Community Living No
Cooling Central Air
Drive Blacktop, Driveway-Exclusive
Exclusions On File
Exterior Features Open Porch(es)
Flooring Carpeting, Marble, Tile, Wood
Garage Detached Garage
Garage Spaces 3
Heating 4+ Units
Interior Features BarDry, CODetect, CeilCath, CeilHigh, JacuzTyp, SmokeDet, WlkInCls, WndwTret
Other Level Rooms Loft
Pool Y/N No
Primary Style Colonial
Roof Slate
Sewer Septic 5+ Bedroom Town Verified
Sub Property Type Single Family
Tax Annual Amount 39407
Town # 2707
Township Far Hills Boro
Utilities Electric
Water Heater Electric

Interior Features

Den Dimensions 15x14
Den Level Second
Dining Room Level First
Family Room Level First
Fireplace Features Great Room, Living Room
Fuel Type Oil Tank Below Ground
In-Law Suite Yes
In-Law Suite Description Bedroom 2, Full Bath, Kitchen, Living Room
Kitchen Dimensions 15x11
Kitchen Features Galley Type, Second Kitchen
Kitchen Level First
Level 1 Rooms DiningRm, GreatRm, LivingRm, Office, OutEntrn, Porch, PowderRm
Level 2 Rooms 4+Bedrms, BathMain, BathOthr, Laundry, Loft, SittngRm
Level 3 Rooms 2 Bedrooms, Bath(s) Other, Kitchen, Living Room, Maid Quarters
Living Room Level First
Master Bath Features Jetted Tub, Stall Shower
Other Room 1 Level First
Other Room 2 Level Second
Other Room 3 Level Second
Other Room 4 Level Third
Roombed1dimensions 31x18
Roombed1features Dressing Room, Fireplace, Full Bath, Sitting Room, Walk-In Closet
Roombed1level Second
Roombed2dimensions 17x14
Roombed2level Second
Roombed3dimensions 19x17
Roombed3level Second
Roombed4dimensions 16x14
Roombed4level Second
Roomdiningdimensions 32x16
Roomdiningfeatures Formal Dining Room
Roomfamilydimensions 43x22
Roomlivingdimensions 29x20
Roomother1description Office
Roomother1dimensions 16x14
Roomother2description SittngRm
Roomother2dimensions 12x11
Roomother3description Loft
Roomother3dimensions 42x12
Roomother4dimensions 16x14
Total Fireplaces 5

Exterior Features

Exterior Description Stone, Wood Shingle
Lot Dimensions 10.72
Lot Features Level Lot, Open Lot
Water Source Well

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 Single Family Average in 07931

Price
AVG $2.85M
$3.5M
Taxes
AVG $32,524
$39,407
Visits
AVG 196
94
Year Built
AVG 1963
1895

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