The captivating entrance vestibule sets the stage for this enchanting home that has been lovingly maintained & updated. This quaint Colonial offers charming details including 8’ ceilings, crown moldings, hardwood floors & glass doorknobs.
The living room presents a beautiful, wood burning fireplace with built in shelving. The kitchen was renovated in 2014 and extends granite countertops & stainless steel appliances. There is a formal dining room and a ground level family room that allows access to the fenced yard, play area, paver patio & built in garage w/ automatic opener. The family room boasts a large closet with sliding wood doors, beamed ceiling, recessed lighting & a built in bookcase. The birch wall was created with reclaimed wood from an old farmhouse in town. The pretty staircase leads to the second level that includes 3 bedrooms and the main bath. There is a walk-up attic used for storage that was recently insulated, it includes an attic fan & flooring.
The location is ideal, just steps to Unami Park and less than a mile from downtown Cranford and all it has to offer. For the second year in a row, Cranford has been named the best downtown in NJ by NJ.com. This picturesque town extends rail & bus service to NYC, offers top schools, a movie theatre and a broad array of restaurants, coffee shops, bars, boutiques and eclectic shops.
Visit the website for a virtual tour of this delightful home www.153HillcrestAve.com
Other features & updates
Gas Fired Boiler 2009, 3 zones (hot water baseboard/ radiator steam)
Updated windows throughout 2000 (not attic)
Underground sprinkler system
Waterproofed basement w/ sump pump
NOT in flood zone
Taxes $ 10,667
Lot size 4600sf
Schools; Walnut K-2, Livingston 3-5 & Hillside 6-8, CHS 9-12