29 Independence Road, Middletown

$2,750,000

8 Beds
8.3 Baths
0 Sqft
8 Acres
3 Garages

Built by Wall Street financier J. Wright Brown on property formerly owned by the Straus family (of Macy's fame) this gracious brick and stone estate was designed by Polhemus & Coffin using elements of Georgian Revival architecture. Completed in 1931 on an exquisite promontory overlooking the grounds and Navesink River beyond. Brick borders,mature specimen plantings and stone driveways welcomed many a guest as echoes of fireplaces warming elegant parties enjoyed in the formal living and dining rooms. A grand entry foyer replete with seafaring mural completes the picture. Brandy and cigars in the billiard room with herringbone brick floor or library with fine wood paneling. The second level offers a sunroom and balcony overlooking the grounds and pool.Charming carriage house with pool.

Essential Information
MLS® #21823005
Price$2,750,000
Bedrooms8
Bathrooms8.30
Full Baths8
Half Baths3
Acres8.00
Year Built1931
TypeSingle Family
Sub-TypeDetached
StatusActive
Style

Carriage House, Colonial, Other - See Remarks

Community Information
Address29 Independence Road
AreaMiddletown
SubdivisionChapel Hill
CityMiddletown
CountyMonmouth
StateNJ
Zip Code07748
Amenities
ParkingCircular Drive, Off Street
# of Garages3
WaterfrontRiverview
Has PoolYes
PoolConcrete, Heated, In Ground
Features

Dishwasher, Dryer, Refrigerator, Washer

Interior
HeatingHWBB, Radiator
# of Fireplaces8
# of Stories3
Interior Features

Balcony, Bay/Bow Window, Ceilings - 9Ft+ 1st Flr, Ceilings - 9Ft+ 2nd Flr, Built-Ins, Center Hall, Dec Molding, French Doors, Housekeeper Qtrs, Den

Exterior
ExteriorBrick, Cedar
Exterior FeaturesPatio, Swimming
RoofSlate
Lot Description

Cul-De-Sac, Irregular Lot, Treed Lots, Wooded

School Information
ElementaryFairview
MiddleBayshore
HighMiddle South
Listing Details
AgentGloria Nilson
Office

Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate

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