56 Highland Ave

Montclair Twp., NJ
$ 3,800,000 Beds 7 Baths 7
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Situated on Highland Avenue, you can experience the most breathtaking sunrises over the NYC skyline and magnificent views of New York City lights at night. This stone English Manor home, set on 2.5+ acres, features unmatched historic detail w/state of the art finishes. Restored and renovated by Jack Finn, spectacular detail includes 4 fpl, coffered ceilings, ornate plasterwork, leaded + stained glass windows and magnificent carved woodwork. Each room is breathtakingly beautiful and elegant. Formal rooms on the 1st include the Living Rm w/fpl, Dining Rm w/fpl, Library w/fpl and Family Rm w/fpl. The gourmet Kit features custom cabinetry, granite counters + stainless steel appliances and separate Breakfast Rm. Upstairs the fantastic Primary Suite includes spectacular Bath suite w/19x19 Closet/Dressing Rm, Bath, Dressing/Makeup Area + Sitting Room. There are 3 additional Bdrs and Bths on 2nd floor +office. The 3rd flr has 2 Bdrs + Bath, large office + Game Room. The Basement has a huge Fm Rm w/fpl, Gym, and a spa like Steam Shower and multiple person sauna. The backyard is a resort-like oasis with pool + waterfall, luscious landscaping w/hydrangeas + ferns and newly built cabana/pool house with Kitchen, Bar, Bth, changing room, and even a Laundry. A large level grass field provides space for hours of fun +play. In addition to this glorious home and its professionally landscaped grounds, there is a 2 Bdr Carriage House above the 3 car garage. Property backs onto parkland.


  • Price
  • $ 3,800,000
  • City
  • Montclair Twp.
  • Bedrooms
  • 7
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 6
  • County
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Area
  • Montclair Twp.
  • Lot Size
  • 2.53 Acres
  • Zip
  • 07042
  • Year Built
  • 1926
  • Taxes
  • $ 84888
  • Style
  • Custom Home
  • MLS#
  • 3795329
Data Source: Garden State MLS (GSMLS)



Appliances Carbon Monoxide Detector, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Range/Oven-Gas, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Custom Home
Basement Finished, Finished-Partially, Walkout
Community Living No
Cooling 4+ Units, Central Air
Drive Blacktop, Paver Block
Exterior Features Barbeque, Carriage, OutDrKit, Patio, Sprinklr
Garage See Remarks
Garage Spaces, Detached Garage 3
Heating 1 Unit, Radiators - Steam
Interior Features BarWet, CeilBeam, CODetect, Elevator, CeilHigh, Sauna, Skylight, SmokeDet, SoakTub, StallShw, Steam, WlkInCls
Open Parking Spaces 8
Other Level Rooms Additional Bathroom, Additional Bedroom
Pool Features Gunite, Heated, In-Ground Pool
Pool Y/N Yes
Primary Style Custom Home
Roof Slate
Sewer Public Sewer
Sub Property Type Single Family
Tax Annual Amount 84888
Town # 1613
Township Montclair Twp.
Utilities Gas-Natural
Water Heater Gas

Interior Features

Den Level Second
Dining Room Level First
Family Room Level First
Fireplace Features Dining Room, Family Room, Library, Living Room, Rec Room
Flooring Carpeting, Wood
Fuel Type Oil Tank Below Ground
Kitchen Dimensions 18x22
Kitchen Features Center Island, Eat-In Kitchen, Separate Dining Area
Kitchen Level First
Level 1 Rooms Breakfast Room, Den, Dining Room, Entrance Vestibule, Kitchen, Library, Living Room, Powder Room
Level 2 Rooms 4 Or More Bedrooms, Bath Main, Bath(s) Other, Office
Level 3 Rooms 2Bedroom, BathOthr, GameRoom, Office, Storage
Living Room Level First
Master Bath Features Soaking Tub, Stall Shower
Other Room 1 Level First
Other Room 2 Level Third
Other Room 3 Level Basement
Other Room 4 Level Third
Roombed1dimensions 19x19
Roombed1features Dressing Room, Full Bath, Sitting Room, Walk-In Closet
Roombed1level Second
Roombed2dimensions 14x20
Roombed2level Second
Roombed3dimensions 13x16
Roombed3level Second
Roombed4dimensions 13x17
Roombed4level Second
Roomdiningdimensions 19x20
Roomdiningfeatures Formal Dining Room
Roomfamilydimensions 16x23
Roomlivingdimensions 20x29
Roomother1description Library
Roomother1dimensions 14x19
Roomother2description Game Room
Roomother2dimensions 21x22
Roomother3description Rec Room
Roomother3dimensions 17x43
Roomother4description Bedroom
Roomother4dimensions 17x17
Total Fireplaces 5

Exterior Features

Exterior Description Stone, Stucco, Wood
Lot Dimensions 2.53 AC
Lot Features Backs to Park Land, Level Lot, Skyline View
Water Source Public Water


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Upper Montclair, NJ office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $2,268
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

7/12/2022 Listed $3,800,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 07042

AVG $810K
AVG $332,143
AVG 31
Year Built
AVG 1922
AVG 67
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56 Highland Ave Montclair Twp., NJ is a Single Family Home for sale at $3800000 and a lot size of 2.53 Acres Acre(s). 56 Highland Ave Montclair Twp. has 7 bedrooms, 6 baths and was built in 1926. The property's zip code is 07042 which is in Montclair Twp., NJ

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