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631 Chester Avenue, Moorestown, NJ 08057

$1,549,000

  • For Sale
  • Active
  • Single Family
  • 7 Beds
  • 7 Full Baths
  • 2 Partial Baths
  • 10,376 Sq. Ft.
  • 4 Car Garage
631 Chester Avenue, Moorestown, NJ 08057View this property at 631 Chester Avenue, Moorestown, NJ 08057
631 Chester AvenueMoorestownNJ08057

Property Description

This is the home that love built. The home was a wedding gift from Frank Bobbitt to his daughter, Lydia Pratt Bobbitt and loving son-in-law Dr. Emlen Stokes. Steeped not only in Moorestown history, but the history of America's greatest families and fortunes. The Bobbitt and Stokes family trace their lineage to the founders of American Eastern Kodak, Borax, Pratt institute, the New York Board of Education, and Standard Oil, to name a few. A fantasy of history, combined with a quality of craftsmanship and details, completely modernized for the 21st century. The story of this home is evidenced by the lovingly designed architectural details, quality of craftsmanship, and property grandeur. Over 10,000 square feet the estate rests on 5.5
acres of lush landscaping, century old English secret gardens and features a perfectly designed horticultural growing condition greenhouse, Fire pits, a lavish pool and two spectacular fountains. This 1920's manor has updated modern amenities from the 21st century and is waiting a buying loving and decorative touch. The grand entrance to this 3-floor fantasy estate house opens to 10-foot ceilings with crown plaster molding details, solid mahogany wood pocket doors, teak floors and a coffered ceiling grand dining area. Custom milled wood graces the office, library 4 gas fireplaces, and hand fired etched glass. All millwork and glasswork was handcrafted by the finest artists from the 1920s. One of America's first electric refrigerators graces the 1920's butlers' pantry and catering zone. New 17 Zone heating and air conditioning, including radiant heat in the kitchen floors turns 1920s charm into 2017 comfort. A truly spacious kitchen complements the outdoor entertaining area with indoor luxury. The kitchen is designed around an outsize centrally positioned island counter. A dramatic balcony delivers second floor views of the kitchen. Upstairs leads to 7 oversized bedrooms and a master suite with dramatic walk-in Clive Christian closet/dressing room and adjoining bath w/ radiant floor heat & steam shower. Bathrooms lend 1920s charm and a second laundry room adds modern practicality. The new buyer will bring a loving family to this home and add their own personal stamp to this singular piece of American History.

Full Property Detailsfor 631 Chester Avenue

General

  • Price: $1,549,000
  • Taxes: $41,723 (2017)
  • Status: Active
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 1000333023
  • Updated: 5/15/2018
  • Added: 479 day(s) ago

Business

  • Includes: Land Only

Interior

  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Library, Bedroom 1, Laundry, Other, Bonus Room
  • Interior Features: Skylight(s), Kitchen - Eat-In
  • Fireplace(s): BrickFirePl, Marble
  • Flooring: Wood, Marble

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 9
  • Full Bathrooms: 7
  • Half Bathrooms: 2
  • Main Floor Baths: 2
  • Main - 1/2 Baths: 2

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 7
  • Master Bedroom: Master Bedroom, 20 x 17, Upper 1
  • Master Bedroom 2: Master Bedroom, Unspecified
  • Bedroom 1: Bedroom 1, 16 x 15, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 2: Bedroom 2, 15 x 14, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 3: Bedroom 3, 20 x 15, Upper 1

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: Living Room, 33 x 23, Main
  • Family Room: Family Room, 18 x 10, Main
  • Kitchen: Kitchen - Kitchen - Gas Cooking, 25 x 18, Main
  • Dining Room: Dining Room, 22 x 20, Main
  • Library: Library, 20 x 15, Main
  • Laundry: Main Floor, Upper Floor, 10 x 6, Upper 1
  • Other Room 1: Other, 20 x 15, Main
  • Other Room 2: Other, 20 x 18, Main

Additional Information

  • Pool: Yes
  • Private Pool: Yes
  • Pool Description: In Ground

Parking

  • Garage Spaces: 4
  • Total Spaces: 4
  • Parking Type: Other

Location

  • Area: Moorestown Twp (20322)
  • County: Burlington
  • Development Name: None Available
  • Subdivision: None Available
  • Cross Streets: Bridgeboro

School Information

  • School District: Moorestown Township Public Schools
  • Middle School: Wm Allen Iii
  • High School: Moorestown

Heating & Cooling

  • Central air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating Type: Gas, Forced Air, Radiant
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Water Heater: Natural Gas

Utilities

  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Colonial
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • Construction: Brick
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full
  • Stories/Levels: 0
  • Stories Description: Main, Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 10,376
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Living Area: 10,376 Sq. Ft.
  • Finished Above Grnd: 10,376 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 1932
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
  • Property Condition: Average+

Additional Structures

  • Other Structures: Greenhouse, 2nd Garage, 2nd House

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 5.6
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 244,149
  • Zoning: R1

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $149.29
  • Tax w/Assessment: $1,620,300
  • Tax Amount: $41,723
  • Tax Year: 2017

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Lot: 53

Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Moorestown, Melissa S Young

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School District:Moorestown Township Public Schools
School Name
Grades
Distance
Moorestown High School
350 Bridgeboro Rd, Moorestown, NJ 08057
9-12
0.8 mi
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Price & Sales History

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Details
Price
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Source
3/01/2017
Listed
$1,549,000
1.57%
MLS
2/28/2005
Sold
$1,525,000
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Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Moorestown, Melissa S Young

631 Chester Avenue, Moorestown, NJ 08057 (MLS# 1000333023) is a Single Family property with 7 bedrooms, 7 full bathrooms and 2 partial bathrooms. 631 Chester Avenue is currently listed for $1,549,000 and was received on March 01, 2017. Want to learn more about 631 Chester Avenue? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Moorestown? You can browse all Moorestown real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.