A novel adventure awaits every day in these New Jersey homes, each with a posh library that speaks volumes.
120 LLOYD ROAD, MONTCLAIR
$3,350,000 | 7 beds, 6 full and 2 half baths, 10,159 sq. ft.
The work of renowned architect Charles Lewis Bowman, this Tudor mansion boasts a two-story library with balcony bookcases, a spiral staircase and one of the home’s six fireplaces. Situated on more than 1 acre with a full view of NYC, this homestead also features a 3,000-bottle wine cellar, a pool, a tennis court and a fully equipped gourmet kitchen.
CONTACT: SAM JOSEPH, BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOME SERVICES, NEW JERSEY PROPERTIES, MONTCLAIR, (917) 359-8990
839 MATLACK DRIVE, MOORESTOWN
$3,500,000 | 7 beds, 7.5 baths, 9,263 sq. ft.
With the rustic look o knotty alder and a big stone fireplace, this library abounds in books and comfort. The estate also stands out as an aquatic sanctuary with waterscapes and a second level infinity pool, and its many highlights include six fireplaces, a private in-law suite and gourmet kitchen.
CONTACT: MELISSA YOUNG, BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOME SERVICES, FOX & ROACH, MOORESTOWN, (267) 259-2432
2 DEPUTY MINISTER DRIVE, COLTS NECK
$6,000,000 | 6 beds, 8 full and 3 half baths, 19,784 sq. ft.
For the connoisseur of life, this home on a picturesque 5 acres offers a two-story library combined with billiards room, all tastefully designed with balconies and rich woodwork. A true retreat with a gazebo, tennis court and infinity pool, the man-sion offers amenities ranging from a dance floor to a theater and an indoor basketball court.
CONTACT: ANNA APPOLONIA, HERITAGE HOUSE SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY, HOLMDEL, (732) 371-3233
4710 PROVINCE LINE ROAD, PRINCETON
$2,450,000 | 7 beds, 7 full and 2 half baths, 13,825 sq. ft.
One of the stand-out features of this elegant gated estate, two minutes from Princeton’s downtown, is a two-story library with floor-to-ceiling shelves, fireplace and spiral staircase. Nestled on 7.5 acres of rolling lawns, the home also has a carriage house, two-bedroom cottage, pool and tennis court.
CONTACT: SUSAN A. COOK, CALLAWAY HENDERSON SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY, PRINCETON, (609) 577-9959