28 Richard Dr, Short Hills, NJ 07078
Impressive by any measure, this architecturally distinctive custom home is artfully framed by beautifully designed landscaping. The stone front walkway leads the way to the covered front portico, where the Kolbe custom front door opens to reveal an expansive White Oak Herringbone patterned entry foyer.
The living room and banquet size dining room are ideal for entertaining on a grand scale. Beyond, the chef's kitchen welcomes the home cook, offering all the elements needed to create fabulous meals every time. Top-of-the-line appliances are arranged for easy access while counter space and a massive center island provide all the space you need for food prep and entertaining. In addition to a 60-inch Wolf Range, a 36-inch Sub-Zero Refrigerator, and a separate 36-inch Sub-Zero Freezer, there are two high-end dishwashers, beverage/wine cooler, and hot and cold water dispenser, and custom Kraus sinks.
Adjoining the kitchen is a spacious breakfast area that flows into an adjoining sitting area. A broad entry directs your attention to the family room, where tall windows, sliders, and French doors provide a 180-degree view of your lovely outdoor setting. Taking center stage is a gas fireplace, bringing warmth to both the family room and outside deck. Completing this main level is a guest room with two closets and a full en suite bath and a luxurious powder room.
Ascend the stairs to the second level, where you will find a delightful loft with a front boxed window. At the opposite end of this main hallway is the primary suite. The bedroom is spacious with a tray ceiling, custom moldings, and a gas fireplace. French doors lead the way to a private balcony, while two walk-in closets and 2 extra closets keep everything neat and tidy. Immerse yourself in luxury in the full bath featuring Carrara marble, radiant heated floors, and a wet room with two showers and a soaking tub, all adorned with top-of-the-line Kohler bath fixtures and Restoration Hardware light fixtures.
Four additional bedrooms, three more full baths, and a full-sized laundry room complete the second level. With a guest suite on the main level and another guest suite on the lower level, everyone will find their own private space to relax and unwind in comfort in this home adorned with gorgeous White Oak Floors.
Indoor play and casual enjoyment are well served on the lower level. At the bottom of the stairs, the mudroom provides plenty of space to store shoes and coats. The recreation room includes a low-maintenance floor, while glass doors open to the gym. There is a wine room, guest suite, and access to two separate garages. Featuring a total of 3 car garages along with a charging station for your electric car.
Perfectly positioned within the upscale community of Short Hills, from top to bottom, inside and outside, this extraordinary custom home is clearly made for all seasons and every occasion.
Richa brings her clients the benefit of experience, combined with unmatched skills, knowledge, and a passion for serving their best interests.