Ron Bruce, Jr. ¦ BHHS Fox & Roach, Realtors ¦ (856) 343-6000
About This 1919 McCarthy Estate In Mantua New Jersey
-McCarthy Estate- Through the Iron Gates into this 24 acre Sprawling Estate featuring 2 Stone Tudor homes with over 4,000 Sq Ft in Each Home with Breath taking Gardens that are looking to be revived again. The Main home features 12 rooms, 6 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, 3 stone fireplaces, One Fireplace Originally came from a 1600 Italian castle. Covered porch, slate patio areas, circular driveway, newer roof shingles and newer gas Weil-McLain hot water boiler heating system.
The Guest home features 4,369 Sq Ft, 14 rooms, 6-7 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, 2 fireplaces, 2 courtyard patios, 1 garden area, 1 covered patio, newer 5 zone gas Weil-McLain boiler heating system. Also featured is a 60×23 6 car block garage, 60×12 barn type building, old tennis court, gazebo, 20×60 concrete built-in pool and a pump house with deep well. The detached Stone 23×21 Art Studio that is highlighted by the Beautiful lead glass windows, cathedral ceiling, 2 new skylights, newer roof shingles, flagstone flooring and a stone wood burning fireplace.
This great space with endless possibilities also feature a basement that was used as a Speakeasy back in its day. This area is also heated by another newer hot water boiler. The attached 26×17 Glass Greenhouse is also heated by the hot water boiler. The scenic grounds of this 24 acre estate have subdivision potential with the massive amounts of road front on Wenonah Ave, McCarthy Ave and Mantua Blvd. This property would be a perfect Family compound. Both homes feature original custom features throughout the homes and the grounds that are looking for the right new owner that will bring this magnificent estate back to life!!