An open meadow, perfect for a large party tent, handles the space between the tennis court and main residence. as you get closer to the house, the gardens surrond you.
This property cannot be compared to any other in Rumson. The scale and scope of the property plus the well maintained 9 bedroom, 7 bath,country house, the 3 bedroom carriage house and 9 garages allows for many options.
With over 5,000 sq. ft., this Coutry Shore Colonial has 9 bedrooms, 7/2 baths including a separate apartment over the garage for guests or extended family. The 400 ft. frontage is ample for subdividing.
A statue of a cow wonders the grounds of this almost 8 acre property.
Well placed among the acres is this Har -Tru tennis Court surrounded by a hand made cedar Gazebo and fencing, designed to blend in with the natural setting.
Stroll the grounds of this special estate and feel peace and serenity as nature suroounds you.
This extraordinary enclave has the updated and expanded main residence, a 3 bedroom 2 bath carriage house, 10 garages, a greenhouse with cold frame and a har-tru tennis court with hand stick built cedar gazebo.
The stone driveway leads past an oversized 2 car detached garage and around the bend past the tennis court, carriage house and greenhouse.
A sculpture stands proudly in the hedged garden in back of the house.
Past the main residence and down the driveway is the 3 bedrom, 2 bath carriage house. It also has an attached 2 car garage and a small greenhouse. a detached 2 car garage can be seen at the end of this pan.
The credentialed "in house" horticulturalist built the finest series of buildings and equipment in order to design and maintain the breathtaking gardens, trees, orchard and forest included in this extraordinary canvas of property.
Inspired by the owners and designed and planted by a credentialed hortaculturalist, who hails from Cornwall County.
Placed perfectly is the vegetable garden with the garage and carriage house barely seen thru the trees. From there you see the tennis court which blends in naturally with the gardens. The main residence is far past the court.
The scale and scope of the almost 8 acres is unique in Rumson and the surrounding towns. Many garden clubs and magazines have featured this grand estate.
An oversized equipment garage is located at the back of the property.
A brick terrace extends off the Living Room, Den and wraps around to the Kitchen and Sun Room.
A wonderful room to share meals with hardwood floors, a wood burning, manteled fireplace and a Dutch door leading out to a terrace.
With windows overlooking the magnificent grounds and French doors allowing for good entertainment flow, the Living Room is perfect for entertaining or just relaxing.
You are in the country now and are welcomed by this charming and warm foyer which leads to the Kitchen area, Dining Room, Den and Living Room off to the right.
With a sliding glass door leading out to the gardens, this Den retreat offers well designed built-ins (seen in photo and behind camera) and room for TV viewing as well as a game/card table.
This shows part of the work area of the kitchen with plenty of storage, double ovens and center island. A Breakfast Room is attached.
Extending out into the property is this octagon shaped Sun/All Season room. One of the favorite rooms to enjoy in any weather.
Overlooking the grand property to the west is the master suite accented by a fireplace, multi-windows and attached bath.
Used as an office, but has a nice size closet and a full bath attached.
A private entrance to the master suite under arched doorways.
Windows overlooking the property was the inspiration to take a blank canvas of acreage and turn it into breathtaking gardens.
Expanding the house over the garage in 2003, the owners added an apartment for family and friends. 3 bedrooms, 2 baths withh ceramic tile. This room has a wall of built ins with refrigerator, u-line ice maker and wet bar.
The apartment has 3 bedrooms including this master bedroom with its own ceramic tiled bath with stall shower.
Totally private and on the first level is the guest suite.
From the back of the house you can see the sun room, patio and privacy.