Classic Red Brick Colonial in Maplewood, NJ
Welcome to 4 Wellesley Road in Maplewood!
Welcoming red brick Colonial surrounded by mature plantings offers great curb appeal on a quiet street close to Maplecrest Park and library. With windows galore, this home has an abundance of natural light flooding in, while the low-maintenance brick exterior keeps the home’s classic appeal fresh year after year.
The flagstone path leads you to an inviting front entry which opens to a lovely home with gleaming hardwood floors, crown molding, and natural woodwork throughout.
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The generous living room has a brick fireplace with a charming wood mantle to keep you cozy on winter evenings.
Two sets of French doors allow the natural light to flow through the house. One set opens to the sunroom with a wall of windows - the perfect spot to enjoy a good book and a cup of tea. Another set leads to a bright office where you can get your work done without being cut off from the rest of the house. You’ll enjoy working from home in this light and airy Zoom room!
From the living room, enter into the formal dining room, which will become the center for holiday gatherings, as well as intimate suppers with loved ones. There is also a convenient powder room on this floor.
The bright and modern kitchen is a welcome surprise with its sleek lines and striking custom cabinetry. Lots of counter space, stainless steel appliances, and a brick accent wall add an urban chic vibe.
There is a charming eating area, ideal for easy breakfasts.
There are three spacious bedrooms on the 2nd floor, with the primary one offering an entrance to a unique "roof deck/porch" which has a bird’s eye view of the neighborhood and could be a great spot for a morning cup of coffee. There is also a large hall bath with lovely period stained glass windows.
Up on the 3rd floor, you'll find another good-sized bedroom, as well as storage space and another powder room.
The finished lower level is light and bright thanks to recessed lighting and boasts a comfortable rec room, another room currently used as a music room, a laundry room, a full bath and more storage. There is a heated 1-car garage with a separate converted garage bay that could be used as a gym or studio for the creative sort. There’s ample space in the driveway for additional parking.
The backyard is ideal for al fresco entertaining with a large deck featuring a sitting area covered by a pergola, currently strung with outdoor lights. Adding to the ambiance, is a cheery firepit which was made for Smores-time and a nice lawn perfect for active play.
Close to shops, eateries, and schools, it’s only a quick hop, skip and jump to charming Maplewood Village and train station for Mid-Town Direct into NYC.
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Mark Yecies co-founded SunQuest Funding in July 2002 and brings a strong and rich history of financial services experience to the table. Mark graduated Washington & Jefferson College with double degrees in Math and Sociology. As an expert in residential real estate and mortgage lending since the mid 80’s, Yecies is frequently contacted by, and quoted in, the New York Times and other print and television news outlets. As part of his commitment to being a resource for his community, he serves as Vice President for the Executives Association of New Jersey and recently sat on the YMCA board of directors.
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