Property Description 234 W CHURCH STREET, BLACKWOOD, NJ 08012
This family compound is a place for you and your loved ones to live close at hand. The offering consists of three separately deeded contiguous lots that make up 4+ acres of semi-secluded suburban living in Gloucester Twp., NJ. The total acreage is nestled between Blackwood Lake and the Blackwood Railroad Health and Fitness Trail. It’s a wonderful location to have that secluded feel yet still be close to everything. Conveniently located, a short drive to routes 42 and 55, 20 minutes from Center City Philadelphia, 45 minutes from NJ Beaches, 1 hour and 45 minutes from NY and 3 hours from D.C. The anchor home which sits on 2+ of the 4+ acres is a 200 year old historical home built in 1820 that was completely and masterfully rehabbed by the current owner. The main house is a large 3 bed, 2.5 bath, 3 story piece of history. The first floor layout is perfect for everyday life but can easily handle large gatherings when desired. This floor features original wide plank flooring masterfully restored, the living room w/ fireplace, large dining room w/ fireplace, a gourmet eat in kitchen, laundry and a half bath. The second floor consists of the owners suite w/ fireplace and ensuite bathroom, 2 additional rooms with another fireplace and a bath with clawfoot tub. The third floor has a playroom with custom built ins and another room. Outside you will find the property is beautifully landscaped and hardscaped with entertaining and relaxing in mind. There are numerous paths, patios and entertainment areas including a built in salt water pool with pool house, water features, an outdoor kitchen prep and dining area under a roofed gazebo, and roughly an acre of open lawn for your very large gatherings or on property sport. Your guests will be able to stay in the separate two story carriage house that has been fully rehabbed by the current owner into an amazing guest house with 3 rooms upstairs, 2 full bathrooms, laundry room, open living room, dining room, and kitchen. There is parking for well over a dozen cars in the paver driveway and stone parking area. However, you can keep your more prized vehicles in the 2 story 6 vehicle car barn with second floor storage. You can follow the private stone path or the private drive to the next home which is deeded 1 of the 4+ acres. There you will find a large 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath two story home with a more modern flair and numerous upgrades, which was built in 2006. The first floor consists of a large family room with a gas fireplace and 18ft ceilings, open eat in kitchen, dining room, laundry room, 2 car garage and a half bath. The first floor owners suite features a bathroom worthy of a luxury resort and a separate dressing room with custom closet cabinets and center island. On the second floor you will find three bedrooms, a full bath and a loft area which overlooks the family room below. As you go down to the finished basement you will find yourself in a large open entertainment room with an amazing bar area reminiscent of a club in the city. The basement also has a large office/workout room and storage. Out to the private drive again and you will arrive at the third home which is deeded 1 of the 4+ acres and has lakefront property. Here you will find another 4 bedroom, 2 full and 2 half bath two story home, which was built in 2006. On the first floor you will find a more traditional layout with a welcoming 2 story foyer, living room, dining room, eat in kitchen, family room with fireplace, 2 car garage, laundry room and a half bath. The second floor consists of the owners suite with ensuite bathroom with a clawfoot tub and walk in closet, 3 additional bedrooms and a hall bath. This finished basement has a media room, custom bar room, half bath and two additional rooms. The exterior features solar panels added in 2015 and a large raised deck off the back of the house. This offering consists of Bright MLS listings (NJCD2000325, NJCD2000327, NJCD2000329).