This beautiful Queen Anne Victorian is located one block from the Delaware River in the historic "River Bank" section of Edgewater Park, nestled among stately homes and riverfront estates from a by-gone era. Surrounded by majestic trees and lovely gardens on a deep lot, this home has been lovingly updated and maintained and blends modern conveniences with classic architecture. Recent upgrades include - new roof and gutters (2022), all new windows, electric replaced and upgraded to 200 amp service (documentation for removal of knob-and-tube wiring available), upgraded plumbing, fireplace converted to gas, new ceiling fans, new carpeting, freshly painted exterior (Oct 2020) and interior, newer brick walkways, new fieldstone front porch (2017), paver patio (2017) and an upgraded brick side porch and stairs. Vintage front door with Lion's Head medallion allows for a grand entry into the home through the vestibule with glass french doors. The first floor consists of a Living Room with gas fireplace, a classic Parlor (Family Room) with pocket door, oversized Dining Room room with Butlers Pantry, Kitchen, Laundry Room and Half Bath. The Butler's Pantry with antique stained glass window was historically used as a staging area for serving meals and storing the family china. Bright custom kitchen with gas range, additional wall oven, dishwasher, stainless steel refrigerator, pantry, granite counters, island, tile backsplash and floors and under cabinet lighting. The laundry room/mud room with washer/dryer has numerous cabinets for extra storage and access to the large paver patio which is the ideal place for grilling, relaxing and entertaining. A charming screened porch is accessible from the Living Room and Dining Room - perfect for plants, dining, bird watching and relaxing. A splendid main staircase leads to the second and third floors. The second floor has three Bedrooms, full Bath and an open Landing with balcony access. The balcony - with 16' arched ceiling - is an amazing spot to relax with a morning coffee or nightcap. A large (12' x 9') walk-in closet with window has access from the Bedroom, Bath and hallway and could be converted to a Bedroom if desired. Continuing up the main staircase to the third floor you will find a Bedroom, full Bath and an open sitting area. The renovated 2nd floor Bath and new 3rd floor Bath have tile floors and tile showers with glass surrounds. The 2nd floor Bath also has a clawfoot tub and a double-sink vanity. The third floor has two additional rooms that could be used as a game room, office, art studio, bedroom, etc. One room was previously used as a game room with a pool table and the other room is lovingly called the "Time Capsule Room" as children of a previous owner artistically decorated the walls in the late 1960's-70's with magazine photos. A back staircase leads to the 2nd and 1st floors. There is a large unfinished basement with workshop area, tons of storage space and exterior access. There is a large Carriage House (new roof and electric in 2020) with loft for storage or convert this to more entertaining space or even a pool house. Red Dragon Canoe club with boat launch & storage one block away. Private yet only minutes to grocery stores, pharmacies, banks and other stores/services. Easily accessible to Center City, Routes 130, 295 and the NJ Turnpike and the River Line (with access to the Hamilton Train Station). Flood insurance is NOT required. This quiet and beautiful neighborhood is much sought after and coveted for its historic homes and beautiful riverfront estates.
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