5 Pine Hollow,
Bernardsville NJ

5 beds | 5.1 baths | 5.12 Acres | MLS/ID#: 3537274


Swan Pond is a captivating fieldstone Colonial privately nestled on over five acres in a cul-de sac neighborhood. A picturesque pea gravel drive leads to this home surrounded by a spring-fed pond, professional landscaping, mature trees, sweeping lawns and magnificent views. The owners created this architectural masterpiece in 1989, incorporating many details of an older home as well as numerous modern appointments.

Introducing the floor plan is a gracious, front-to-back foyer with black and white marble flooring, sweeping staircase, deep crown molding and French doors to the terrace. A view-filled living room presents walnut inlay wood flooring and a wood-burning fireplace edged by a marble surround and hearth. The impressive wood-paneled library features built-in bookcases, wood flooring and a marble surround wood-burning fireplace.  Both rooms have French doors that lead to the side yard. Entertaining is memorable in the formal dining room offering a marble floor, deep crown molding and French doors to the bluestone terrace. A swinging door reveals the butler’s pantry with custom cabinetry, a Thermador dishwasher, small Sub-Zero refrigerator, warming drawer and kitchen access.

The chef’s kitchen is fitted with custom Smallbone cabinetry, French hexagon terracotta tile flooring, a center island featuring a prep sink with Corian countertop and butcher block work station. Appliances include a six-burner Viking range, KitchenAid dishwasher and Sub-Zero refrigerator. The inviting eating area has a limestone surround fireplace and French doors to the English conservatory overlooking the pond. Completing the main floor are a powder and mud rooms, a rear staircase and guest suite.

Upstairs the spacious landing leads to the master suite features a generous bedroom with wood flooring, a picture window framing pond views and a marble surround gas fireplace. An opulent master bath contains a custom double sink vanity, Corian counters, two dressing areas with walk-in closets and storage, a marble floor, jetted tub and marble shower. A second en-suite bedroom has a walk-in closet, a gas fireplace, wood floor, pond views and a full bath. Another bedroom and full bath plus a home office are in this area.  The fourth bedroom offers a suite with full bath, sitting room, and large bedroom.  

There is an expansive basement for storage. Additionally, this home offers a sprinkler system, built-in generator for the kitchen and master, six zones of natural gas heat and central air, three furnaces-- two of which were newly installed in 2018 and 2019, two water heaters and a water softener. The home is also served by public water and sewer.

Swan Pond is in a great location close to the village of Bernardsville which offers fine dining, shopping and Midtown Direct train service. Manhattan is approximately one hour away and Newark Liberty International Airport is about a 45-minute drive.
Bedrooms 5
Full Bathrooms 5
Half Bathrooms 1
Square Feet 7,488
Property Type Residential
Acreage 5.12
Style Colonial, Custom Home
Taxes $37,701 (2018)


Elementary Bedwell
High Bernards HS
Middle BernardsvilleMS
Number of Rooms 12
Basement Yes
Basement Desc. Crawl Space, Full, Unfinished
Approximate Square Feet 7,488
Community Living No
  • WlkInCls
  • SecurSys
  • StallTub
  • Whrlpool
  • CODetect
  • CeilHigh
  • Skylight
  • SmokeDet


  • Trash Compactor
  • Generator-Built-In
  • Range/Oven-Gas
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer
  • Dishwasher
  • Water Softener-Own
  • Kitchen Exhaust Fan
  • Dryer
  • Microwave Oven
  • Sump Pump


  • Bedroom 1
  • Kitchen
  • Bedroom 3
  • Library
  • Living Room
  • Wood Burning


  • Tile
  • Marble
  • Wood


  • 3Units
  • ForcedHA
  • Humidifr
  • MultiZon

Fuel type

  • Gas-Natural


  • Multi-Zone Cooling
  • 3 Units
  • Central Air


  • Public Water

Water heater

  • Gas


  • Public Sewer


  • Cable TV Available
  • Garbage Extra Charge

Room layout

Room Dimensions Floor
Master Bedroom 21x25 Second
Bedroom 2 16x18 Second
Bedroom 3 16x19 Second
Bedroom 4 17x21 Second
Dining Room 18x21 First
Kitchen 19x39 First
Living Room 21x26 First
Bedroom 13x14 First
Library 19x21 First
SittngRm 17x19 Second
Conservatory 11x14 First
  • Underground Lawn Sprinkler
  • Patio
  • Greenhouse Type Room
  • Thermal Windows/Doors


  • 3 Spaces
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Attached Garage


  • Gravel
  • 2 Car Width
  • Additional Parking
  • Circular


  • Slate


  • Cul-De-Sac
  • Open Lot
  • Wooded Lot
  • Pond On Lot




Community Video: Bernardsville Borough

Bernardsville, NJ real estate market

Located in northern Somerset County, historic Bernardsville Borough is bordered by Mendham, Harding, Peapack-Gladstone, Bedminster and Basking Ridge/Bernards Township. Established after seceding from Bernards Township in 1924, Bernardsville has the distinction of being the only town with that name in the United States.

Bernardsville's bustling downtown district winds along Route 202 and offers shops, services, boutiques, a movie theater, two supermarkets, several restaurants and a New Jersey Transit train station for service to New York.

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