Listed By:
RE/MAX Preferred Professional-Hillsborough
961 Canal Road, Princeton, NJ
$ 879,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#NJSO2003314
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySOMERSET
  • CityPrinceton
  • AreaFranklin Twp
  • NeighborhoodGriggstown
  • Zip08540
  • StyleColonial
  • Price$ 879,900
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2288
  • Lot Size2.49 Acres
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Enjoy the Peacefulness of Country Living-yet 50 miles to NYC and 5 miles to Princeton-Enter thru Gates with a View of the Pond and Neighboring Farm-This Custom Center Hall Colonial is Situated on 1.882 Beautifully Landscaped Acres- Fenced Yard with Custom Hardscape Walkways, Patio and Balcony from Upper Level Bedroom that overs looks the Pond ,Enter into the the Foyer which leads to the Family Room featuring a Wood Burning Fireplace and Custom Shelving-BRAND NEW KITCHEN-White Wood Cabinets-Quartz Counter- Top Stainless Steel Appliances- Over sized Breakfast Island which overlooks the Yard and Pond- Enjoy your Morning Coffee watching the Swans!!! Dining Rooms has French Door to Custom Terrace-Perfect for BBQ's-Living Room offers Formal Entertaining- 2 car Garage was converted to Art Room with Windows and Skylite -Separate Entrance -Perfect Home Office/Exercise /Art Studio Master Bedroom has Walkin Closet and Private Bath- 3 additional Bedrooms and Family Bath One of the Bedrooms has a Patio Door to a Balcony that overlooks this Bucolic setting-Best Home Office! Additional Features of this Home -Whole House Generator-Water Filtration System-Newer Septic-Newer Fence-Hardwood Floors-Full Basement--Newer Roof-Interior Freshly Painted-This Wonderful Retreat is walking Distance to the Delaware Raritan Canal State Park Bring your Kayak/Canoe/Fishing Pole/Mountain Bike! Enjoy being on Vacation Year Round! Yet Just Minutes to Princeton,New Brunswick, NYC trains Welcome Home!!!!

Price History
5/23/2024 Listed $879,900

General Features

Interior Features Attic,Breakfast Area,Built-Ins,Pantry,Skylight(s),Recessed Lighting,Stall Shower,Tub Shower,Upgraded Countertops,Walk-in Closet(s),Kitchen - Eat-In,Kitchen - Island,Window Treatments,Wood Floors
Sewer On Site Septic
Heating Forced Air
Cooling Ceiling Fan(s),Central A/C
Utilities Electric Available,Propane
Possession 0-30 Days CD
Roof Asphalt
Appliances Dishwasher,Oven - Self Cleaning,Refrigerator,Stainless Steel Appliances,Water Conditioner - Owned,Water Heater,Range Hood
Exterior Features Extensive Hardscape,Exterior Lighting
Zoning CP
Garage Spaces 2.00
Patio/Porch Features Breezeway,Patio(s),Porch(es)
Architectural Style Colonial
Security Features Security Gate
Construction Materials Frame
Exclusions none noted
Year Built 1972
View Garden/Lawn,Pond,Pasture
Levels 2
Tax Year 2022
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Cool Fuel Electric
Accessibility None
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Subdivision Name GRIGGSTOWN
Garage Y/N Yes
Water Access Y/N No
Other Structures Above Grade,Below Grade
Total Rooms 9
Directions Rt 518 to Canal Rd pass BunkerHill Rd-House on Right
ModificationTimestamp 2024-06-12T12:55:23
Buyer Agent Compensation 2.5
Senior Community Y/N No
MLS Area Franklin Twp (21808)
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Lot Size Square Feet 108578.00
Tax Assessed Value 450500.0
Waterfront Y/N No
Tax Annual Amount 0.0
Home Warranty Y/N No
Property Condition Excellent
Structure Type Detached
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Price Per Sq Ft Total AG 384.57
Acceptable Financing Cash,Conventional
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Lease Considered Y/N No
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Virtual Tour
Total SQFT 2288
Days on Market 30
Location Type Pond
Standard Status Active
Year Built Source Assessor
Tax Lot 00046 04
Buyer Agent Compensation Type % Of Gross
Association Recreation Fee No

Interior Features

Heating Fuel Oil
Basement Full
Flooring Ceramic Tile,Hardwood
Hot Water Electric
Basement (Y/N) Yes
Heating Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N No
Above Grade Finished Area 2288
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Central Air Y/N Yes
Total Bedrooms 4
Room Type Living Room,Dining Room,Bedroom 2,Bedroom 3,Bedroom 4,Kitchen,Game Room,Family Room,Basement,Foyer,Bedroom 1,Laundry,Mud Room,Bathroom 1,Bathroom 2,Attic
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
LivingAreaSource Assessor
Laundry Type Main Floor
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Total Baths 3

Exterior Features

Pool No Pool
Fencing Partially
Lot Features Adjoins - Open Space,Backs - Open Common Area,Landscaping,Pond
Water Source Well
Inclusions exisitng lite fixtures-existing window tereatments-kitchen appliances-generac-water filtration sysytem-
Total Parking Spaces 6
Garage Features Garage - Side Entry,Other
Type of Parking Attached Garage,Driveway,Off Street
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Spa No
Water View Y/N Yes
Lot Dimensions 232.00 x 468.00
Lot Size Acres 2.49
Road Surface Type Black Top
Lot Size Source Assessor
Door Features French
Road Responsibility Boro/Township
Horse Y/N No
Land Assessed Value 244600.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Water Oriented Y/N No
# of Attached Garage Spaces 2
LotDimensionsSource Assessor

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Attic Upper 2
Basement Lower 1
Bathroom 1 Upper 1
Bathroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 1 Upper 1
Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 Upper 1
Dining Room Main Dining Area,Flooring - HardWood
Family Room Main Built-Ins,Fireplace - Wood Burning
Foyer Main
Game Room Main Skylight(s)
Kitchen Main Breakfast Bar,Built-Ins,Countertop(s) - Quartz,Flooring - HardWood,Kitchen - Gas Cooking,Lighting - Pendants
Laundry Main
Living Room Main
Mud Room Main


  • 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

Property vs Single Family Average in 08540

AVG $2.24M
AVG 418
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1964