17 Hollow Brook Road,
Tewksbury Twp. NJ

4 beds | 3 baths | 16.82 Acres | MLS/ID#: 9010158

Description

Hollow Brook Farm

All the best and brightest aspects of country living, including a farmland assessment for low taxes, add to the enjoyment of Hollow Brook Farm, a picturesque property set on 17± acres in Tewksbury. Enjoy over 300 acres of protected and preserved open space surrounding the acreage for an added measure of privacy and natural beauty. A restored antique home, detached three-car garage with an income producing two-bedroom rental apartment above, a new pole barn with energy-efficient solar panels that are owned and transfer with the home, several fenced paddocks, a secondary barn and additional outbuildings are the key components of this gracious retreat.

Tranquil landscapes on the open, level acreage are enhanced by two ponds, access to the Tewksbury Trail System, a relaxing hot tub, and an expansive front patio with a stone fireplace and stone barbecue area built from stones recovered from the property. The present owners have made numerous updates to the property, including the new pole barn with stalls and running water which features owned solar panels to reduce energy costs. 

The beautifully restored four bedroom, three bath main residence was originally built in the 1800s. A legal apartment rental set above the detached garage offers a sun-splashed modern layout containing two bedrooms, a living area, kitchen and two full baths. The apartment also has a portable generator with transfer switch and its own fire pit outside.

Charm and character define the main home, where inviting gathering spaces include a fireside family room, welcoming living and dining rooms, and a bright, airy sun room anchored by a second fireplace and enclosed by three walls of windows. An upgraded kitchen has granite counters, a subway tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances and white cabinetry. Single level living is an option with a first floor guest bedroom and full bath. Upstairs, a master suite connects to a master bath with stall shower while two more bedrooms share another full bath. Among the vintage details are lustrous wide board pine floors in many rooms, built-ins and beamed ceilings. 

The property offers ample parking, a generator for uninterrupted power, two septic systems and a water filtration system. Among its potential uses are horse boarding, organic farming or multi-generational compound. Substantial income potential is provided by the two bedroom unit over the garage, while low property taxes courtesy of the farmland assessment make this property a unique listing in the Hunterdon Hills. 

Tewksbury Township presents numerous recreational opportunities, cultural events and community activities. Students attend highly-ranked public and private schools in the area. Transportation and a network of local and interstate highways are available locally for access to New York City and Newark Liberty International Airport. 

Bedrooms 4
Full Bathrooms 3
Square Feet 3,298
Year Built 1820
Acreage 16.82
Style Colonial
Taxes $12,761 (2017)
 
Number of Rooms 10
Basement Yes
Approximate Square Feet 3,298
Community Living No
 

Listing Courtesy of: Mary Licata

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About Tewksbury

Homes for sale in Tewksbury Township are reminiscent of classic Currier and Ives scenes. Small villages within the township have streets lined with antique homes, high-steepled churches, general stores, elegant inns, and a host of charming shops. Located in the northeastern part of Hunterdon County, the 31-square-mile township's first meeting was recorded in 1755. It was incorporated as one of the state's first 104 townships in 1798.

Small villages within Tewksbury Township include Oldwick, Mountainville, Cokesbury, and Pottersville, each having an historic district listed on the National Register. Many of the old homes and stores along Oldwick's Main Street date back over two centuries, including Turpin's Oldwick office. Located on the corner of Joliet and Main Streets, it's sited in a circa 1740 Federal Colonial.

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