118 Morrison Avenue - Gorgeous Colonial w/Exp Master Suite 5841658
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Gorgeous 3BR 1.5BA Colonial features an updated Kitchen, a totally renovated and expanded Master Suite, large Bedrooms and a great patio & backyard. It also features double-story Bay Windows and the gingerbread lattice work on its Covered Porch provides excellent curb appeal. Located diagonally across from Dawes Park and within walking distance of Peddie Lake and Hightstown Boro which, in addition to the shops and restaurants, annually hosts a Fishing Derby, a Memorial Day Parade and a Community Fair held every October. Moreover, this house is also located between Philly & NYC and close to major highways, public transportation, shopping, golf courses & parks. This home would be a great starter home or an alternative to area cookie-cutter Adult Communities! A Center Hall Entrance leads to a Living Room and an adjacent Parlor. Living Room and Parlor feature Pumpkin Pine floors and the LR has a Bay Window. The Kitchen was upgraded, is large and includes a Center Island w/stools, wood cabinets w/ceiling moldings, a double sink w/casement windows, a Pantry, recessed lights, a ceiling fan, and a large Kitchen Dinette Area. The Family Room is part of a 2006, two-story 400 sq.ft. Addition and features a Hunter ceiling fan, an Anderson sliding glass door to the backyard patio and Anderson windows that were specifically designed to be higher so furniture could easily positioned throughout the room. The 1st Floor Laundry and Powder Room are a 1-Story part of the 2006 Addition and feature ceramic tile floors, composite doors and an Anderson Door to the backyard Patio. The Master Suite was also constructed as part of the 2006 Addition and includes more new Anderson Windows, cherry hardwood floors, a cathedral ceiling with another gorgeous Hunter ceiling fan, a Dressing/Sitting Room that could also be used as a Nursery or Office/Computer Room with a California type closet. Two more large bedrooms are Located in the front of this house both with windows on two sides, and one with a Bay Window The Main Bathroom has been Upgraded with a new vanity w/new fixtures, a composite vanity top, tank topper, a Linen Closet and a tub/shower. A gorgeous Backyard and hardscaped Patio features sitting walls with patio lights & planters, perimeter landscaping, a 6' wooden fence, and shed. A 1-Car Garage includes a workspace with electricity. The exterior of the Addition is a concrete siding (Hardi-Plank) made specifically for houses built in this style and period.
118 Morrison Avenue
Hightstown, NJ  08520 US
Intersection of Center Street & Outcult Street
Community of Hightstown, New Jersey
Utilities: OilHeat, HotWaterHeat, Radiators, BaseboardHea, ZonedHeat, ProgThermostat, OilHotWater, Wall/WndowAC, PublicWater, PublicSewer, 100-150AmpEl, CircBreakers Parking: 1-CarGarage, DetachedGar, Oversizedgar, 3+CarParking, StreetParkng, DrivewayPrk, Shared Exterior: Sidewalks, StreetLights, Fencing, UndrgrndElec, ExteriorLght, Alu/SteelExt, OtherExt, AsbestosExt, StoneFound, ConcreteFoun, IrregularLot, LevelLot, WoodedLot, FrontYard, RearYard, SideYard(s), PitchedRoof, ShingleRoof, Shed(s), Patio, Porch, NoPool Bsmt: PartialBsmnt, UnfinishBsmt Interior: PullDnStairs, AccessPanel, FlooredAttic, NoFireplace, FinishedWood, W/WCarpeting, Vinyl/LinFl, TileFl, Cathedral/Va, 9Ft+Ceiling, CeilngFan(s), Attic/HseFan, CableTVWired, BayWindow, WaterConserv Apl, EnrgyEfficntWdws, DressRmMnBed, SitAreaMnBed, Center/EntrH, Util/MudRoom, Workshop, NoModifs/Unk, MainFlrLndry Kit: EatInKitchen, GasCooking, KitIsland, KitPantry, KitDoubleSin, SelfClnOven, BuiltInDishW, BuiltInRefig, EnrgyEfficntApl
Fact Sheet:
Listing Type: Sale
Property Type: SingleFamily
Architecture Type: Colonial
Year Built: 1840
Price: $249,800
Sold Date: 2/16/2012
Sold Amount: $244,000
Stories: 2
Lot Size: 0.16 acre(s)
Bedrooms: 3 room(s)
Bathrooms: 1.5 room(s)
Garage Size (# of cars): 1
Property Tax: $9,171
Formal Living Room, Formal Dining Room, Vaulted Ceilings, Detached Garage, Basement, Breakfast Nook, Patio, Master Bedroom, Family Room
School Information:
Hightstown and East Windsor both belong to the East Windsor Regional public school system which is excellent and highly rated. This home also happens to be within a short walk to one of the nation's premier private high schools, The Peddie School. After school activities and sports leagues use school facilities year round. For more information on East Windsor schools, visit the following two websites: http://www.centraljersey.com/articles/2009/02/07/windsor_hig… www.eastwindsorregionalschools.com/
Local Area Information:
Located just steps from the middle of Historic Hightstown, this home is also a short walk away from Main Street and The Peddie School, which is one of the Country’s best grade 7-12 academic institutions! Hightstown annually hosts a Memorial Day Parade, an Annual Paws Walk (1 mile dog walk with post walk activities) in May, and a Community Fair held every October. For those not familiar with the area, they may be surprised at exactly how much the Hightstown – Princeton area has in store for them. Friendly neighborhoods, great schools, beautiful parks, awesome sport fields and a myriad of cultural activities are just a few of the highlights found here. Its strategic central New Jersey location provides less than an hour’s commute to New York City, Philadelphia, the New Jersey shore and Pocono mountain recreational areas. Well known for it's historical and architectural significance, the Hightstown – Princeton area is truly a great place to live.


Last Updated: 1/26/2015
Listed by Ed Miller of Keller Williams Realty Princeton

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