161 Watchung Ave, Chatham Boro


3 Beds
2 Baths
.17 Acres
2 Garages

Sell your car! This definitive and pristine Chatham colonial is beautifully updated to reflect all the original charm and character. Features of this wonderful home include spacious Living and Dining Rooms, Den, Powder Room, Kitchen and Screened Porch on the first floor. The Living Room has a gas fireplace and a custom crafted mantle. The second floor has three nicely sized bedrooms and a full bath. A flight of stairs from this level leads to the unfinished Attic which is ripe for expansion. The interior was recently repainted and oak hardwood floors can be found on most of the first and second levels. A side door from the driveway leads to either up to the Kitchen or down to the unfinished basement where the washer / dryer and large storage room are located. Innumerable mature plantings and a dazzling array of seasonal perennials perfectly frame this professionally landscaped property. The backyard is completely fenced and can be accessed through the driveway, backdoor, Porch or side door of the garage. The yard also features a spacious paver patio and the lawn surface is composed of pet friendly turf. With the wide driveway and over-sized two car garage, it isn't necessary to jockey around your cars. Perfectly located across the street from coveted Washington Avenue School and just minutes to downtown. Only 0.7 mile to Chatham Train Station, 0.6 mile to Lafayette School / Chatham High School and 0.9 mile to Chatham Middle School.

Essential Information
MLS® #3752958
Full Baths1
Half Baths1
Year Built1930
Sub-TypeSingle Family
Community Information
Address161 Watchung Ave
SubdivisionUpper Watchung
CityChatham Boro
Zip Code07928-1837
UtilitiesAll Underground
Parking Spaces6
# of Garages2
GaragesDetached Garage

1 Car Width, 2 Car Width, Blacktop

CoolingHouse Exhaust Fan
# of Fireplaces1
FireplacesGas Fireplace, Living Room
Has BasementYes
BasementFull, Unfinished

Blinds, Carbon Monoxide Detector, Cedar Closets, Smoke Detector


Carbon Monoxide Detector, Dishwasher, Dryer, Range/Oven-Gas, Refrigerator, Sump Pump, Washer

ExteriorWood Shingle
Lot DescriptionLevel Lot
RoofAsphalt Shingle
Exterior Features

Patio, Sidewalk, Storm Window(s), Wood Fence, Open Porch(es), Storm Door(s)

School Information
Additional Information
Date ListedNovember 19th, 2021
HOA Fees0.00
Property Tax
Property Tax$10,336
Listing Details

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Listing information last updated on November 26th, 2021 at 10:03pm EST.