286 CARTER RD $6,250,000



    • 5 Beds
    • 8 Baths
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# NJME296518
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    Green Valley Farm is a 75-acre country property of privacy and rural beauty ten minutes from downtown Princeton. A one-hour train ride to New York City, it is less than an hour's drive to Newark and Philadelphia airports. There are no restrictions or easements on the property which is comprised of two parcels: 41 acres in Hopewell Township and 34 acres in Lawrence Township which have the potential of subdivision. The farm is surrounded by hundreds of acres of preserved or protected contiguous land. The pre-revolutionary farmhouse was completely renovated in 1993 and again in 2004 to capture a country lifestyle with generous spaces and modern amenities . There is a cathedral ceiling great room with a paneled wall of bookcases, a walk in fireplace, and a century old formal garden. A spacious gourmet kitchen includes a dining area, a large island, and a fireplace sitting area with views out to the pool and meadows beyond. The elegant house is built for comfortable living and entertaining on any scale. Princeton, NJ is rated among the most desirable places to live and raise children in the US. It is a world class university town with outstanding local private schools, two major hospitals, renowned theater and music and a charming bustling downtown all within a few minutes drive. Green Valley Farm is on of Princeton's premier properties. It is in excellent condition, easy to maintain and enjoys reduced taxes because it is farmland assessed. The tree lined 1/2 mile driveway welcomes one to this unique and lovely property.

    • General Features
      • Condo Coop Association Y/N N
      • County MERCER
      • HOA Y/N N
      • Municipality HOPEWELL TWP
      • New Construction Y/N N
      • Pool Yes - Personal
      • Sale Type Standard
      • Senior Community Y/N N
      • Tax Annual Amount 50319.00
      • Tax Year 2020
      • Utilities Cable TV,Multiple Phone Lines,Phone,Under Ground
      • View Garden/Lawn, Trees/Woods
      • Water Access Y/N N
      • Waterfront Y/N N
      • Year Built 1994
      • Zoning VRC
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Central Vacuum, Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Icemaker, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Six Burner Stove
      • Basement Type Sump Pump, Partial
      • Cooling Fuel Geothermal
      • Cooling Type Air Purification System, Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C, Geothermal, Whole House Fan, Programmable Thermostat
      • Electric Service 440 Volts
      • Exterior Features Flood Lights, Lawn Sprinkler, Outbuilding(s), Outside Shower, Play Area, Satellite Dish, Stone Retaining Walls, Underground Lawn Sprinkler
      • Fireplace Features Screen, Wood
      • Fireplaces Count 5
      • Flooring Type Hardwood, Ceramic Tile
      • Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
      • Garage Spaces Count 8.00
      • Garage Type Oversized
      • Garage Y/N Y
      • Heating Fuel Geo-thermal
      • Heating Type Forced Air
      • Interior Features Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Central Vacuum, Exposed Beams, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Island, Wet/Dry Bar, Wood Floors
      • Roof Shake
      • Sewer Septic Septic - # of BR
      • Style Colonial
      • Total Garage And Parking Spaces 8
      • Total Living Area 0
    • Room Features
      • Bathrooms Half Main Level 2
      • Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
      • Bathrooms 8
      • Bedrooms 5
      • Full Bathrooms 6
      • Half Bathrooms 2
    • Property Features
      • Fencing Split Rail
      • Lot Features Backs to Trees, Landscaping, Level, Pond, Private, Stream/Creek, Vegetation Planting
      • Lot Size Acres 74.85
      • Outdoor Living Structures Patio(s), Terrace, Wrap Around, Balcony, Breezeway
      • Pool Features In Ground
    • Schools
      • Elementary School HOPEWELL E.S.
      • High School HVCHS
      • Middle Or Junior School TIMBERLANE


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    Joe DeLorenzo



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    08540 (PRINCETON) Demographics

    39 Median Age
    931 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    82% College Educated
    $124,954 Estimated Median Income
    11,620 Estimated Total Home Owners
    5,821 Estimated Total Renters
    67% / 33% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    3 Estimated Average Household Size
    48,341 Total Population
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        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $6,250,000
        5/20/2021 5:26:36 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: ACTIVE
        3/10/2021 5:11:27 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT
        6/29/2020 12:04:00 PM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $6,250,000

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