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Listing No. 26119

1750 Colonial
Belvidere, NJ

White/Davison Homestead

This amazing home has a history unlike any other. This 16 plus acre property was originally a much larger estate owned by the White family.William White, 4 oldest son of Alexander White8 and Mary (McMurtrie) White of Sussex County, New Jersey, was the first from that county to enlist in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War. Alexander White, Sr. is the 4th generation of Americans from the Mayflower. Alexander migrated west, upon arriving in New Jersey from his birthplace of MA, he married Mary McMurtrie in N.J., 1736. He prospered as a shoemaker, farmer, and lawyer. The Whites built a most imposing home in the Warren Co., NJ, region, proudly named WHITE HALL. General (George) Washington was said to have stayed at WHITE HALL en route to his army encampment at Morristown, in 1780. William Henry Harrison, the Whig who opened up Ohio and Indiana for settlement after defeating the Shawnee Indians and Tecumseh at Tippecanoe, delivered a presidential campaign speech from the upper veranda of WHITE HALL. For more historical details please visit our website.
The stone exterior of this home dates back to the late 1700s when it was constructed and has been modified throughout the years providing the perfect integration of historic charm and modern elements. Many rooms with exposed stone walls and extra deep window sills plus the entire home has neutral decor! Outside you will find multiple outbuildings including the main garage which is the perfect location for an artist to gain inspiration, a hobbyist to fulfill their dreams or a contractor to store their supplies...the possibilities are endless. The upstairs features an additional living space complete with a full bathroom! And can you believe this idyllic setting is located less than 15 minutes from BOTH Interstates 80 & 78.
Bedrooms: 3
Full Bath(s): 2
Heated Sq. Ft.: 2,000
Acres: 16.930

Agent Contact Information

Showing by appointment!

Jason Freeby

Phone: 908 443-1405
Mobile: 908 572-0722


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