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2 Riverside Drive

PRINCETON, NJ 08540
  • $899,000
  • STATUS: Pending
  • ON SITE: 110 Days
  • ID#: NJME2021336
Pending
UPDATED: 21 min ago
$899,000
  • 3
    BEDS
  • 0.38
    ACRES
  • 2
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 1,881
    SQFT
  • $478
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1750
County:

School Information

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Middle School:
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Description

Welcome to 2 Riverside Drive, a home filled with charm and history. This 3-bed, 2.5-bath housewas originally built in 1750, with additions in 1890, 1940, and 1961. Today, the house includes alight-filled kitchen with patio access, basement workshop, office space, and bonus room(perfect for a playroom or art studio). HVAC and electrical systems have been modernized. Thelarge yard features two patios, a quaint garden shed, multiple gardens, and plenty of room forexpansion. Originally, the property was a toll house and tavern on the main New York toPhiladelphia road. In the 1940s, the literary powerhouse couple Allen Tate and Caroline Gordonbought the property and made it their own; famous guests reportedly included T.S. Eliot,Edmund Wilson, and Dorothy Day. The dining room+GGs decorative fireplace has the word+G+UNION+G- etched into the stone, likely a marker that this was a safe house for the pre-Civil WarUnderground Railroad. Downtown Princeton, with its many restaurants and boutiques, is ashort walk away, and Riverside Elementary School is just down the block.

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2 Riverside Drive PRINCETON, NJ 08540

  • Price: $899,000
  • Status: Pending
  • On Site: 110 Days
  • Updated: 21 min ago
  • ID#: NJME2021336
3
Beds
2
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.38
Acres
1,881
SQFT
$478
$/SQFT
1750
Built
Neighborhood:
Riverside
County:
Mercer
Area:
Princeton (21114)
Elementary School:
Riverside E.S.
Middle School:
John Witherspoon M.S.
High School:
Princeton
School District:
Princeton Regional Schools
Property Description
Welcome to 2 Riverside Drive, a home filled with charm and history. This 3-bed, 2.5-bath housewas originally built in 1750, with additions in 1890, 1940, and 1961. Today, the house includes alight-filled kitchen with patio access, basement workshop, office space, and bonus room(perfect for a playroom or art studio). HVAC and electrical systems have been modernized. Thelarge yard features two patios, a quaint garden shed, multiple gardens, and plenty of room forexpansion. Originally, the property was a toll house and tavern on the main New York toPhiladelphia road. In the 1940s, the literary powerhouse couple Allen Tate and Caroline Gordonbought the property and made it their own; famous guests reportedly included T.S. Eliot,Edmund Wilson, and Dorothy Day. The dining room+GGs decorative fireplace has the word+G+UNION+G- etched into the stone, likely a marker that this was a safe house for the pre-Civil WarUnderground Railroad. Downtown Princeton, with its many restaurants and boutiques, is ashort walk away, and Riverside Elementary School is just down the block.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Other Construction Materials Wood Siding Garage YN No Other Structures Above GradeBelow Grade Parking Types Driveway Pool No Pool Riparian Rights YN No Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 1881 Basement WorkshopUnfinished Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 0 Below Grade Unfinished Area 0 Cooling Central A/CWall Unit Fireplace Features Non-FunctioningWood Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 2 Heating Radiator90% Forced Air Heating YN Yes Laundry Type Basement Levels 2 Main Level Bedrooms 0 Room List Living RoomDining RoomPrimary BedroomBedroom 2Bedroom 3KitchenOffice Upper Level1 Bedrooms 3

Property Features

Accessibility Features None Assessment Year 2021 Association YN No Central Air YN Yes Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Foundation Details Other Heating Fuel Natural Gas Hot Water Natural Gas Municipality Princeton Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 801818690790 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession Settlement Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 13829.00 Tax Assessment Amount 567000.00 Tax Lot 00004 Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Zoning R5

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©2022 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Five Doors Network | eXp Realty. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2022-12-08T11:53:11.46.
 
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