232.5 4th Street

Jersey City, New Jersey 07302

Single Family

3 beds 1 bath 1 partial bath


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    Unique historic three-story, single-family brick townhome located in desirable downtown Jersey City's Harsimus Cove Historic District, only five minutes from Hamilton Park and six minutes from the Grove Street PATH. Situated on a 15' x 50' lot with southern exposure for all-day sun, this charming home has three bedrooms, an office/bedroom, one-and-a-half bathrooms, a full basement and a lovely courtyard garden. Originally constructed in the mid-1800's, this home's handsome restored brick faade is highlighted by a distinctive copper bay window. The home's interior contains an impressive collection of period details including wainscoting, lincrusta wallcovering, original millwork, tin ceilings, four decorative fireplaces including two marble mantels, plaster medallions, French doors, original cement floor tile, pine and oak parquet floors and a winding staircase with a curved mahogany bannister and a stained glass skylight above. The main level of the home has an attractive foyer and an impressive dining room that leads to the spacious kitchen with an oversize island, a fireplace with exposed brick and offers direct access out to the rear bluestone courtyard garden surrounded with trumpet vines, rose bushes and an espaliered pear tree. A small brick extension on the main level houses a half bath with additional storage. Heading upstairs to the second level, the elegant living room spans the width of the house and is accented by a fireplace with an original marble mantle, ornate wall paneling and a built-in mirror. Also on the second floor, the office/bedroom has a built-in bookcase with a murphy bed as well as a full bathroom with a claw-foot tub, original wainscoting and a pedestal sink. The entire top level of the home has original tin ceilings including the master bedroom which features a walk-in-closet. The top level also has a second bedroom and a third room perfect for an office or small bedroom. Other highlights include Marvin and Pella windows throughout, new lead-free city water and sewer connections, newer boiler and hot water heater. The home also has a full basement, perfect for storage, laundry and mechanicals.
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    This single family listing located at 232.5 4th Street, Jersey City, NJ offers three bedrooms, one bathroom and one partial bathroom. The property is currently priced at $1,199,000.

    Includes features like garden, 0 decorative fireplace, roof garden.

    This property is presented by Matt Brown of Halstead Property, LLC headquartered in New York.

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