140 QUAKER ROAD, PRINCETON, NJ 08540 | MLS #NJME2038156 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach
Listing provided courtesy of Keller Williams Premier - MLS# NJME2038156MLS Provider


Single Family · 3 Beds · 2 Full Baths · 1 Partial Bath · 2,985 Sq. ft. | 1.14 Acres

$1,250,000 ACTIVE


Time on Site:
107 days

HISTORIC CHARM AND 21ST CENTURY CONVENIENCE COMBINE TO MAKE THIS A TRULY SPECIAL HOME! With a rich history dating back to 1720, this home has been lovingly transformed to one that seamlessly combines timeless elegance with all new systems to give you the best of both worlds such as New Heating and Air Conditioning, New On-Demand Water Heater, New 200 Am Electrical Panel, New Foundation, and a Brand-New Deck. The Brand-New gourmet eat-in Kitchen is a chef's dream, complete with a new 48' stainless stove, new stainless fridge, and dishwasher. new cabinetry with butcher block counters and a charming breakfast/sitting area with fireplace and French doors that open to the new deck. Off the kitchen is a large butler pantry with new cabinetry that leads you to the light-filled Dining Room with a new bay window and two sets of doors that also lead to the deck. The Living Room with its large fireplace and wooden beams will transport you to the elegance of yesteryear and is perfect for entertaining or for relaxing on chilly evenings. The adjoining room can be used for a multitude of purposes. On the second floor, you'll find a large primary suite with a vaulted ceiling, a cozy fireplace, and a Remodeled Ensuite Bath with a clear glass shower and a claw foot tub. The second and third bedrooms share a Remodeled Bath, and there's also a bonus room/office with built-in cabinetry. The antique floorboards throughout add to the home's charm and character. Outside, the backyard is a private oasis perfect for escaping from a long day at work or entertaining family and friends. Children attend the highly regarded Princeton Township school district. Close to downtown Princeton, dining, shopping and entertainment. This home, located in a flood zone, suffered a flood event in 2021. The current owners have taken proactive measures to mitigate the potential for future flooding by raising the home above the flood elevation. As a result, they've had new plumbing and electrical work done, as well as repairs made to the sheetrock and trim on the first floor. A full list of upgrades and work done is available. This Truly Unique Home is Perfect for Today's Sophisticated, Worldly Buyer who appreciates a Modern Home Set in Timeless Elegance. Don't miss this opportunity to own a piece of Princeton's history and make this house your home.

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Facts & Features

  • Type Single Family
  • Sq. ft. 2,985
  • Price/Sq.ft. $418
  • Lot 1.14 Acres


  • Association: No
  • Condo/Coop Association: No
School Information
  • Elementary School: JOHNSON PARK
  • Middle Or Junior School: JOHN WITHERSPOON M.S.
  • High School: PRINCETON H.S.
Listing Information
  • Dual Variable Compensation: Yes
  • Real Estate Owned: No
  • Short Sale: No
  • Transaction Broker Compensation: 2.5
  • Transaction Broker Compensation Type: % Of Gross
Building Information
  • New Construction: No
  • Pool: No Pool
  • Total SQFT: 2985
  • Year Built: 1880
  • Country: US
  • County: MERCER
  • County Or Parish: MERCER
  • MLS Area Major: Princeton (21114)
  • Subdivision Name: NONE AVAILABLE
Parking Information
  • Total Parking Spaces: 6
  • Type of Parking: Driveway
Tax Information
  • Tax Annual Amount: $19,586.00
  • Tax Assessed Value: 779100.00
  • Tax Year: 2023
General Information
  • Exclusions: Mirror in the powder room. Curtains. Fireplaces offered as is.
  • Inclusions: Appliances as exist.
  • Property Condition: Excellent
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Senior Community: No
  • Special Listing Conditions: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No
  • Year Assessed: 2023
  • Zoning: R3


Building Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Parking Information
  • Garage: No
  • Bathrooms Full: 2
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
  • Bathrooms Total: 3
  • Bedrooms Total: 3
Building Exterior/Construction
  • Structure Type: Detached
Building Interior
  • Above Grade Finished Area: 2985
  • Above Grade Finished Area Source: Estimated
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Finished Area: 0
  • Below Grade Finished Area Source: Estimated
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
General Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Cooling: Central A/C
  • Electric: 200+ Amp Service, 120/240V
  • Fireplace Features: Brick,Wood
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Total: 3
  • Flooring: Wood, Ceramic Tile
  • Foundation Details: Crawl Space
  • Levels: 2
  • Living Area: 2985
  • Living Area Source: Estimated
  • Main Level Bathrooms: 1.00
  • Main Level Bedrooms: 0
Room Information
  • Room List: Living Room,Dining Room,Primary Bedroom,Bedroom 2,Kitchen,Family Room,Foyer,Bedroom 1,Other,Hobby Room,Half Bath


Parking Information
  • Parking Features: Crushed Stone
Lot Information
  • Lot Size Acres: 1.14
  • Lot Size Source: Estimated
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 49658.40
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Water Source: Public
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Water View: No
  • Waterfront: No
Building Exterior/Construction
  • Architectural Style: Colonial, Farmhouse/National Folk
  • Construction Materials: Wood Siding
  • Direction Faces: Northwest
  • Patio And Porch Features: Deck(s), Porch(es)
  • Roof: Architectural Shingle, Pitched
General Information
  • Other Structures: Above Grade,Below Grade
  • Sewer: On Site Septic
  • Water Access: No

Room Information

Room: Dining Room
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 17
  • Width: 10
Room: Family Room
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 15
  • Width: 15
Room: Foyer
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 11
  • Width: 10
Room: Half Bath
  • Level: Main
Room: Kitchen
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 16
  • Width: 14
Room: Living Room
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 20
  • Width: 15
Room: Other
  • Level: Main
  • Lengthe: 16
  • Width: 14
Room: Bedroom 1
  • Level: Upper 1
  • Lengthe: 17
  • Width: 15
Room: Bedroom 2
  • Level: Upper 1
  • Lengthe: 13
  • Width: 11
Room: Hobby Room
  • Level: Upper 1
  • Lengthe: 13
  • Width: 9
Room: Primary Bedroom
  • Level: Upper 1
  • Lengthe: 19
  • Width: 17



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
2/7/2024Source: BRIGHT MLS Status Change
1/26/2024Source: BRIGHT MLS Status Change
12/28/2023Source: BRIGHT MLS Added to Database
December 28, 2023
8/4/2022Source: BRIGHT MLS Added to Database
August 10, 2021