Welcome to 40 Walden Place, Basking Ridge, NJ, Pond Hill Estates
The beauty of this park-like setting is equally matched by the elegant, bright and open flow throughout the home. Located in one of the most sought after neighborhoods and prettiest settings in all of Basking Ridge, this brick and clapboard home conveys classic elegance while incorporating modern design tenents and and comforts. Positioned with close proximity to highways and conveniences, the home is situated for maximum open views with a paver driveway opening to the expansive rear yard. With .6 of an acre, every angle of the property offers lovely open treed views to delight and calm the mind. The brick front is softened by touches of clapboard, lovely arched and bay windows, as well as generous trim detail. Offering three finished levels, formal and informal spaces include five bedrooms, with an apartment sized master suite for the ultimate respite from the day. A dramatic 14’ vaulted ceiling, newly renovated spa-like bath, oversized walk-in/built-in closet and impressive sitting room/office with custom barn door and additional built-in closet complete this expansive space.
Beautiful welcoming rooms are finished with generous trim and harmonious color palettes, creating an elegant and warm interior. Flowing seamlessly from the gracious, open foyer with 22’ vaulted ceiling, are the first floor rooms graced with nine foot ceilings and light-filled through oversized windows, many with arched and custom bay detail. Architectural molding adorns wide passages leading to rooms with custom mantle fireplaces and sparkling chandeliers; oversized bay windows with custom bench seating welcome and warm the formal living and dining rooms. The open, flowing floor plan will delight the passionate entertainer, while guests gaze upon the expansive open views through french door access to the large deck and paver patio. The chef’s kitchen is complete with stainless steel professional appliances, wine refrigerator, eat-in center island, bar, and sought after materials and finishes. The lower level features an open floor plan with powder room and daylight windows, including multiple spaces for entertaining, play and an exercise room with padded floor. The interior oasis, beautiful expansive views and sought after location provide a uniquely special offering and are certain to delight.