697 ROSEDALE ROAD, PRINCETON, NJ 08540 | MLS #NJME2039264 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach
Listing provided courtesy of Corcoran Sawyer Smith - MLS# NJME2039264MLS Provider


Single Family · 4 Beds · 3 Full Baths · 1 Partial Bath · 3,387 Sq. ft. | 1.88 Acres

$850,000 ACTIVE


Time on Site:
41 days

Welcome home to serene surroundings that embrace the tranquility of nature with an idyllic partially wooded view providing the perfect backdrop for your daily life. Nestled on 1.88 acres of picturesque scenic landscape in the heart of New Jersey, this 4-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom colonial oasis with a flexible floor plan offers an unmatched blend of classic charm and modern living. Maintained by the same family for nearly 70 years, The first floor features; Covered entry foyer. Imagine basking in the glow of gentle flames in the formal living room with built-in bookshelves adorning the walls, with your favorite novels and keepsakes find a perfect home alongside the timeless elegance of a brick gas fireplace. Whether it's a romantic dinner for two or many celebrated traditions, the formal dining room with sliders to rear yard provides the perfect backdrop for creating cherished memories. A chef's delight, the updated gourmet eat-in kitchen with sizeable center island and granite counters boasts Brookhaven soft-closed and roll out cabinets, a high-end Jennaire Range, and top-of-the-line LG Refrigerator and GE Dishwasher. making every meal a culinary delight. Design your perfect work or relaxation area with an office, study, or den, allowing you to customize your home to suit your unique lifestyle. The main level half bath with laundry, ensuring that daily tasks are both practical and efficient. As you ascend to the second floor, the primary bedroom offers hardwood floors and an updated ceramic-tiled bath, creating a tranquil escape. 2 bedrooms with hardwood flooring and a full bath complete the main house. Additionally, a Guest Haven, the separate 4th bedroom, studio/au pair or in-law suite, features a balcony, kitchen, full bath, brick fireplace, and private entrance, provides an idyllic retreat. Enjoy the private, sparkling pool and naturally landscaped rear yard, complete with a patio for outdoor gatherings and relaxation. Enjoy the convenience of a one and two car garages with openers, ensuring your vehicles are secure and protected from the elements as well as ample parking within the extensive driveway. Have a classic car, boat or R.V? There is plenty of room to park here too. Many updates do include; Generator, Kitchen, Baths, Roof, Siding, Windows and more... Located just minutes to Princeton's Nassau Street and cultural art center as well Hopewell and Pennington. Jump in the car for a scenic ride to the idyllic towns of Washington Crossing, Lambertville and New Hope along the Delaware River. Capital Health, Bristol Myers Squibb, ETS and Merrill Lynch are a 10 min ride. Close to transportation, Trenton Mercer Airport, The Hamilton, Princeton and Princeton Junction train stations. Easy access to I-95, I-295, Routes 1, 27 and 206. Well positioned between Philadelphia and New York City. This colonial oasis truly embodies the fusion of simplicity and convenience, making it the perfect place to call home. Contact us today to schedule a private tour and experience the unparalleled charm of this wonderful property.

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Facts & Features

  • Type Single Family
  • Sq. ft. 3,387
  • Price/Sq.ft. $250
  • Lot 1.88 Acres


  • Association: No
  • Condo/Coop Association: No
School Information
  • Elementary School: LAWRENCE
  • Middle Or Junior School: LAWRENCE M.S.
  • High School: LAWRENCE H.S.
Listing Information
  • Dual Variable Compensation: Yes
  • Real Estate Owned: No
  • Short Sale: No
  • Transaction Broker Compensation: 0
  • Transaction Broker Compensation Type: % Of Gross
Building Information
  • New Construction: No
  • Pool: Yes - Personal
  • Total SQFT: 3387
  • Year Built: 1941
  • Country: US
  • County: MERCER
  • County Or Parish: MERCER
  • MLS Area Major: Lawrence Twp (21107)
  • Subdivision Name: NONE AVAILABLE
Parking Information
  • Total Parking Spaces: 15
  • Type of Parking: Attached Garage,Driveway
Tax Information
  • Tax Annual Amount: $16,995.00
  • Tax Assessed Value: 559800.00
  • Tax Year: 2023
General Information
  • Inclusions: Washer, Dryer, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Microwave, Stove, Bar Stools in Kitchen and Garage Shelving.
  • Property Condition: Very Good
  • Property Type: Residential
  • School District Name: LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP
  • Senior Community: No
  • Special Listing Conditions: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No
  • Year Assessed: 2023
  • Zoning: EP-1


Building Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Oil
Parking Information
  • Garage Features: Garage - Front Entry,Garage - Side Entry,Garage Door Opener,Inside Access,Oversized,Other
  • Garage Spaces: 3.00
  • Garage: Yes
  • Bathrooms Full: 3
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
  • Bathrooms Total: 4
  • Bedrooms Total: 4
Building Exterior/Construction
  • Structure Type: Detached
Building Interior
  • Above Grade Finished Area: 3387
  • 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: Electric
  • Laundry Type: Main Floor
General Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Appliances: Dryer, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer
  • Cooling: Central A/C, Window Unit(s)
  • Fireplace Features: Brick
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Total: 1
  • Foundation Details: Block
  • Interior Features: Studio, Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Levels: 2
  • Living Area: 3387
  • Living Area Source: Estimated
  • Main Level Bathrooms: 1.00
  • Main Level Bedrooms: 0
  • Window Features: Energy Efficient
Room Information
  • Room List: Living Room,Dining Room,Primary Bedroom,Bedroom 2,Bedroom 3,Kitchen,In-Law/auPair/Suite,Office,Bathroom 1,Bathroom 2,Bathroom 3,Primary Bathroom


Parking Information
  • Parking Features: Asphalt Driveway
Lot Information
  • Lot Dimensions Source: Assessor
  • Lot Features: Partly Wooded
  • Lot Size Acres: 1.88
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 81893.00
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Water Source: Well
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Water View: No
  • Waterfront: No
Building Exterior/Construction
  • Architectural Style: Colonial
  • Construction Materials: HardiPlank Type
  • Roof: Asphalt
General Information
  • Exterior Features: Exterior Lighting
  • Fencing: Wood
  • Other Structures: Above Grade,Below Grade
  • Sewer: On Site Septic
  • Water Access: No

Room Information

Room: Bathroom 1
  • Level: Main
Room: Dining Room
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 19
  • Width: 13
Room: Kitchen
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 16
  • Width: 15
Room: Living Room
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 20
  • Width: 15
Room: Office
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 14
  • Width: 13
Room: Bathroom 2
  • Level: Upper 1
Room: Bathroom 3
  • Level: Upper 1
Room: Bedroom 2
  • Level: Upper 1
  • Lengthe: 13
  • Width: 11
Room: Bedroom 3
  • Level: Upper 1
  • Lengthe: 11
  • Width: 10
Room: In-Law/auPair/Suite
  • Level: Upper 1
  • Lengthe: 24
  • Width: 22
  • Features: Attached Bathroom,Balcony Access,Kitchen - Gas Cooking,Ceiling Fan(s)
Room: Kitchen
  • Level: Upper 1
Room: Primary Bathroom
  • Level: Upper 1
Room: Primary Bedroom
  • Level: Upper 1
  • Lengthe: 16
  • 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
Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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Date Event Value Agent
3/21/2024Source: BRIGHT MLS Price Reduction
$850,000 -10.5%
3/3/2024Source: BRIGHT MLS Status Change
3/3/2024Source: BRIGHT MLS Added to Database
March 03, 2024