846 Johnston Dr

Watchung Boro, NJ
$ 999,000 Beds 4 Baths 3.5
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SHORT SALE / BANK APPROVAL REQUIRED! Nestled on one of Watchung's most sought-after ridgeline streets, this 4 BEDROOM / 3.1 BATH center hall colonial offers stunning views off the Watchung Mountain ridge from every window! This home is an entertainers' dream featuring an impressive great room w/high ceilings and a gas fireplace, elegant formal dining room and a spacious eat-in kitchen, all leading to a 2nd story deck overlooking the tranquil backyard and spectacular views. The family room offers an additional gas fireplace, built-ins and a gorgeous wet bar which includes a beverage fridge and a wine refrigerator. The large master suite is quietly tucked away on its own level from the rest of the house, featuring a spa-like bath with His & Hers vanities, jetted tub, stall shower and a sauna. The master suite also includes a sitting room can serve as a dressing room and an exercise room can serve as a 2nd walk-in closet. The three guest bedrooms are located on the lower level, one of which includes an en-suite bath making this a perfect in-law suite or bedroom for out-of-town guests. This custom home also includes an idyllic home office w/cherry built-ins, two laundry rooms, an expansive blue stone patio with a built-in gas grill leading to the gunite pool, plenty of parking, maintenance free brick & vinyl exterior, 3-zone heat & central air, SubZero refrigerator, Viking gas cooktop, Miele dishwasher, sprinklers and an amazing 3-season room.

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 999,000
  • Lot Size
  • 1.5 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 3
  • Year Built
  • 1998
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Watchung Boro
  • Taxes
  • $ 24646
  • County
  • Style
  • Colonial
  • Area
  • Watchung Boro
  • MLS#
  • 3751692
  • Zip
  • 07069
Listing Provided by: SIGNATURE REALTY NJ
Data Source: Garden State MLS (GSMLS) - 38 - NJ



Accessibility No
Appliances Carbon Monoxide Detector, Central Vacuum, Cooktop - Gas, Dishwasher, Dryer, Kitchen Exhaust Fan, Microwave Oven, Refrigerator, Wall Oven(s) - Electric, Washer, Wine Refrigerator
Architectural Style Colonial
Basement Slab
Community Living No
Cooling 3 Units, Ceiling Fan, Central Air
Drive Blacktop
Exclusions Sit-up machine in the exercise room.
Exterior Features Barbeque, Deck, Metal Fence, Patio, Thermal Windows/Doors, Underground Lawn Sprinkler
Flooring Carpeting, Tile, Wood
Heating 3 Units, Forced Hot Air
Interior Features BarWet, Bidet, CODetect, FireExtg, CeilHigh, JacuzTyp, Sauna, SmokeDet, StallShw, TubShowr, WlkInCls, WndwTret
Open Parking Spaces 8
Pool Features Gunite, Heated, In-Ground Pool
Pool Y/N Yes
Primary Style Colonial
Roof Asphalt Shingle
Sewer Septic
Sub Property Type Single Family
Tax Annual Amount 24646
Town # 2721
Township Watchung Boro
Utilities Electric, Gas-Natural
Water Heater Gas
Zoning Residential

Interior Features

Dining Room Level First
Family Room Level Ground
Fireplace Features Family Room, Gas Fireplace, Great Room
Fuel Type Gas-Natural
Ground Level Rooms 3 Bedrooms, Bath Main, Bath(s) Other, Family Room, Florida/3Season, Laundry Room, Storage Room, Utility Room
In-Law Suite Yes
In-Law Suite Description Bedroom 1, Full Bath
Kitchen Dimensions 21x17
Kitchen Features Center Island, Eat-In Kitchen
Kitchen Level First
Level 1 Rooms Breakfst, DiningRm, Foyer, GreatRm, Kitchen, Laundry, MudRoom, Office, PowderRm
Level 2 Rooms 1Bedroom, BathOthr, Exercise, Sauna, SittngRm
Master Bath Features Jetted Tub, Sauna, Stall Shower
Other Room 1 Level First
Other Room 2 Level First
Other Room 3 Level Ground
Other Room 4 Level Second
Roombed1dimensions 20x15
Roombed1features Full Bath, Sitting Room, Walk-In Closet
Roombed1level Second
Roombed2dimensions 12x17
Roombed2level Ground
Roombed3dimensions 12x15
Roombed3level Ground
Roombed4dimensions 11x15
Roombed4level Ground
Roomdiningdimensions 17x15
Roomdiningfeatures Formal Dining Room
Roomfamilydimensions 25x19
Roomother1description Great Room
Roomother1dimensions 33x19
Roomother2description Office
Roomother2dimensions 15x14
Roomother3description Florida/3Season
Roomother3dimensions 17x13
Roomother4description SittngRm
Roomother4dimensions 15x10
Total Fireplaces 2

Exterior Features

Exterior Description Brick, Vinyl Siding
Lot Dimensions 1.50 AC.
Lot Features Mountain View
Water Source Public Water


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Based on the average sale price from the Westfield, NJ office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Bayberry Elementary School
Middle School Vally View Middle School
High School Watchung High School

Price History

11/12/2021 Listed $799,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 07069

AVG $1.46M
AVG $23,037
AVG 443
Year Built
AVG 1956
AVG 21
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846 Johnston Dr Watchung Boro, NJ is a Single Family Home for sale at $999000 and a lot size of 1.5 Acres Acre(s). 846 Johnston Dr Watchung Boro has 4 bedrooms, 3 baths and was built in 1998. The property's zip code is 07069 which is in Watchung Boro, NJ

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