1 NELSON RIDGE ROAD, PRINCETON, NJ 08540 | MLS #NJME2040238 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach
Listing provided courtesy of Queenston Realty, LLC - MLS# NJME2040238MLS Provider


Single Family · 5 Beds · 5 Full Baths · 1 Partial Bath · 3,079 Sq. ft. | 1.38 Acres

$899,000 ACTIVE


Time on Site:
35 days

Nestled in nature, but minutes from both Hopewell Borough and Princeton, this bright and airy home is ready to welcome its new owners. Featuring 5 bedrooms, 5 full baths and a half bath, this multi-level home offers lots of spacious living space on 1.5 acres of private park-like grounds. As you enter the home from the gracious front portico, the welcoming entry ushers you into the home. The large living room with its walls of built-in bookcases, offers a relaxing yet elegant space to relax and entertain. The brick fireplace with traditional mantel and surround with dentil detail, adds to the air of relaxed elegance. This continues into the dining room with traditional chair rail and ceiling rose. Open to the kitchen, this convenient floor plan makes for easy entertaining. The Kitchen has bright white cabinetry with granite counters. The metal subway tiles add 'bling' to this space. The gas Samsung cook top is fueled by propane on site. Leading from the dining room is the family room, with the second fireplace in the home. The wide French doors bring the outside in with access to the bucolic rear yard. There is a fun recreation room on the lower level, with second access to the rear yard, this time via an oversized slider leading to a patio. There is a half bath, storage, access to the two-car garage and access to the finished basement which is home to a full bath as well as storage and laundry. There are two bedrooms that share a Jack and Jill bath on the first upper level and on the second upper floor there is the primary bedroom as well as a bedroom with its own private bath. The primary bedroom suite has a good size walk-in closet with storage. The ensuite bath has a tub/shower combo, note the glass tile accent in the bathing area. On the top floor there is another bedroom suite, with its own private bath. There is a walk-in closet with attic storage access as well as built-in closets in the room. Enjoy the views of the property from this vantage point. There is hardwood flooring throughout the home. Come visit today!

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Facts & Features

  • Type Single Family
  • Sq. ft. 3,079
  • Price/Sq.ft. $291
  • Lot 1.38 Acres


  • Association: No
  • Condo/Coop Association: No
Listing Information
  • Dual Variable Compensation: Yes
  • Real Estate Owned: No
  • Short Sale: No
  • Transaction Broker Compensation: 0
  • Transaction Broker Compensation Type: $
Building Information
  • New Construction: No
  • Pool: No Pool
  • Total SQFT: 3079
  • Year Built: 1970
  • Country: US
  • County: MERCER
  • County Or Parish: MERCER
  • MLS Area Major: Hopewell Twp (21106)
  • Subdivision Name: NOT ON LIST
Parking Information
  • Total Parking Spaces: 8
  • Type of Parking: Attached Garage,Driveway
Tax Information
  • Tax Annual Amount: $17,565.00
  • Tax Assessed Value: 574800.00
  • Tax Year: 2023
General Information
  • Pets Allowed: No
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Senior Community: No
  • Special Listing Conditions: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No
  • Year Assessed: 2023
  • Zoning: R150


Building Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Oil
Parking Information
  • Garage Features: Garage - Side Entry,Additional Storage Area,Inside Access
  • Garage Spaces: 2.00
  • Garage: Yes
  • Bathrooms Full: 5
  • Bathrooms Full Main Level: 0
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Total: 6
  • Bedrooms Total: 5
Building Exterior/Construction
  • Structure Type: Detached
Building Interior
  • Above Grade Finished Area: 3079
  • Above Grade Finished Area Source: Estimated
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Finished Area: 0
  • Below Grade Finished Area Source: Assessor
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Hot Water: Oil
  • Laundry Type: Basement
General Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Cooling: Central A/C
  • Fireplace Features: Mantel(s)
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Total: 2
  • Flooring: Wood, Ceramic Tile
  • Foundation Details: Other
  • Levels: 2
  • Living Area: 3079
  • Living Area Source: Estimated
  • Main Level Bedrooms: 0
  • Rooms Total: 11
Room Information
  • Room List: Living Room,Dining Room,Primary Bedroom,Bedroom 2,Bedroom 3,Bedroom 4,Bedroom 5,Kitchen,Family Room,Recreation Room


Lot Information
  • Lot Dimensions Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Acres: 1.38
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 60113.00
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Water Source: Well
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Water View: No
  • Waterfront: No
Building Exterior/Construction
  • Architectural Style: Traditional
  • Construction Materials: Frame
General Information
  • Other Structures: Above Grade,Below Grade
  • Sewer: Septic Exists
  • Water Access: No

Room Information

Room: Recreation Room
  • Level: Lower 1
  • Lengthe: 28
  • Width: 16
Room: Dining Room
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 12
  • Width: 16
Room: Family Room
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 14
  • Width: 20
Room: Kitchen
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 10
  • Width: 16
Room: Living Room
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 19
  • Width: 16
Room: Bedroom 3
  • Level: Upper 1
  • Lengthe: 12
  • Width: 13
Room: Bedroom 4
  • Level: Upper 1
  • Lengthe: 10
  • Width: 12
Room: Bedroom 2
  • Level: Upper 2
  • Lengthe: 16
  • Width: 13
Room: Primary Bedroom
  • Level: Upper 2
  • Lengthe: 12
  • Width: 21
Room: Bedroom 5
  • Level: Upper 3
  • Lengthe: 20
  • Width: 13



08540 (PRINCETON) Demographics
Median Age
Population Density (per sq. mile)
College Educated
Estimated Median Income
Estimated Total Home Owners
Estimated Total Renters
65% / 35%
Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
Estimated Average Household Size
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Date Event Value Agent
4/5/2024Source: BRIGHT MLS Added to Database
April 05, 2024
3/13/2024Source: BRIGHT MLS Status Change
3/9/2024Source: BRIGHT MLS Added to Database
March 09, 2024