281 Summit Ave

Summit City, NJ
$ 4,595,000 Beds 6 Baths 5
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Truly a SHOWCASE home on Summit's Northside completely renovated throughout in 2017/2018 set on 1.5+ acres of beautifully manicured, level property. Extensive renovations to the entire home inside & out w/no expense spared. Exceptional curb appeal, tucked back off the road w/a wide, circular driveway in front & conv. side driveway to SUV worthy 3-car oversized gar. Inside, the grandeur & elegance of this home's original Italian Renaissance design has been seamlessly blended w/modern amenities & a chic decor ready for any level of entertaining. A huge foyer opens to a banquet-sized DR & adjac Sunroom. The LR w/FP, leads to a study w/FP. The 2017 Kitchen has all the bells & whistles: high quality cabs, counters, backsplash, hardware, top-of-the-line appls: Wolf range, Subzero frig, radiant flooring open concept to the sun drenched family rm w/views of the private backyard. Step out to an expansive bluestone patio w/stone sitting walls all surrounded by specimen trees & lush landscape. On 2nd, the primary suite has a FP, a spa-like bath w/radiant heated flrs, WIC & accesses a rooftop terrace. 3BRs, 2 updtd Full BAs, & a library w/FP complete the 2nd floor. The 3rd level offers 2BRs, a FB & walk-in storage. The LL has a rec rm w/FP, 1/2BA, multiple utility/stor areas. Super high ceilings, rich millwork, hw flrs, 5 FPs, new Pella windows, new mahogany double front door..a full list of improvements is avail.*FPs/Chimneys/Flues conveyed in as is cond. w/no know defects.

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 4,595,000
  • City
  • Summit City
  • Bedrooms
  • 6
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 4
  • County
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Area
  • Summit City
  • Lot Size
  • Zip
  • 07901
  • Year Built
  • 1913
  • Taxes
  • $ 55616
  • Style
  • Colonial
  • MLS#
  • 3795585
Data Source: Garden State MLS (GSMLS)



Appliances Carbon Monoxide Detector, Dishwasher, Dryer, Generator-Built-In, Kitchen Exhaust Fan, Microwave Oven, Range/Oven-Gas, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Filter, Water Softener-Own, Wine Refrigerator
Architectural Style Colonial
Basement Finished-Partially, Full
Community Living No
Cooling 3 Units, Ceiling Fan, Central Air, Ductless Split AC
Drive Blacktop, Circular
Exclusions Foyer Chandelier & LR Sconces (negotiable)
Exterior Features Patio, Thermal Windows/Doors, Underground Lawn Sprinkler
Garage Detached Garage, Loft Storage, Oversize Garage
Garage Spaces, Detached Garage 3
Heating 1 Unit, Multi-Zone, Radiant - Electric, Radiators - Steam
Interior Features BarWet, CeilBeam, CODetect, CedrClst, FireExtg, CeilHigh, SecurSys, Shades, SmokeDet, SoakTub, WlkInCls, WndwTret
Other Level Rooms Other Room(s)
Pool Y/N No
Primary Style Colonial
Roof Tile, Wood Shingle
Sewer Public Sewer
Sub Property Type Single Family
Tax Annual Amount 55616
Town # 2918
Township Summit City
Utilities Electric, Gas-Natural
Water Heater Gas
Zoning R25

Interior Features

Dining Room Level First
Family Room Level First
Fireplace Features Bedroom 1, Gas Fireplace, Library, Living Room, Rec Room, Wood Burning
Flooring Marble, Tile, Wood
Fuel Type Gas-Natural
Kitchen Features Breakfast Bar, Center Island, Eat-In Kitchen, Pantry
Kitchen Level First
Level 1 Rooms Dining Room, Family Room, Foyer, Kitchen, Living Room, Office, Pantry, Porch, Powder Room, Sunroom
Level 2 Rooms 4 Or More Bedrooms, Bath Main, Bath(s) Other, Den
Level 3 Rooms 2 Bedrooms, Attic, Bath(s) Other
Living Room Level First
Master Bath Features Stall Shower And Tub
Other Room 1 Level First
Other Room 2 Level First
Other Room 3 Level Third
Other Room 4 Level Third
Roombed1dimensions 22x18
Roombed1features Fireplace, Full Bath, Walk-In Closet
Roombed1level Second
Roombed2dimensions 18x13
Roombed2level Second
Roombed3dimensions 14x12
Roombed3level Second
Roombed4dimensions 14x12
Roombed4level Second
Roomdiningdimensions 24x18
Roomdiningfeatures Formal Dining Room
Roomfamilydimensions 21x15
Roomlivingdimensions 29x18
Roomother1description Office
Roomother1dimensions 24x14
Roomother2description Sunroom
Roomother2dimensions 28x14
Roomother3description Bedroom
Roomother3dimensions 19x11
Roomother4description Bedroom
Roomother4dimensions 12x11
Total Fireplaces 5

Exterior Features

Exterior Description Brick, Stucco, Wood
Lot Dimensions 1.53 AC
Lot Features Level Lot
Water Source Public Water


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Based on the average sale price from the Short Hills, NJ office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $2,268
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Lincoln-Hubbard Elementary School
Middle School Summit MS
High School Summit HS

Price History

7/13/2022 Listed $4,595,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 07901

AVG $1.56M
AVG $19,408
AVG 58
Year Built
AVG 1946
AVG 41
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281 Summit Ave Summit City, NJ is a Single Family Home for sale at $4595000 and a lot size of Acre(s). 281 Summit Ave Summit City has 6 bedrooms, 4 baths and was built in 1913. The property's zip code is 07901 which is in Summit City, NJ

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