1884 Queen Anne Victorian
Riverton, New Jersey 08077
The Albert Foster House
Welcome guests to the Mahogany wood wrap-around Porch while you enjoy the annual Riverton 4th of July Parade, or perhaps cap your day off there after an afternoon of sailing at the Yacht Club, which is only two blocks away.
The interior features many notable features throughout the 3 stories of living, which include 6 bedrooms, 4 full baths, full basement, and In-law suite addition. You’ll notice all of the custom finishes throughout the home from the stunning original stained glass panels at the wood-carved stairway to the impressive fireplace that is an absolute showpiece.
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|Heated Sq. Ft.||4,349|
|100.00 x 160.00|
|$14,376 / 2022|
|Assessed Tax Value|
- 2nd Floor Laundry Room
- Dining room
- Living room
- Unfinished Basement
- Master bedroom upstairs
- 2 Car Garage
- Driveway - Paved
- 2nd Staircase
- Built-in Bookcases
- Built-in Cabinets
- Walk-In Closet(s)
- Walk-in Shower(s)
- Wood floors
- Oil Heating
- Butler's Pantry
- Pocket Doors
- Stained Glass Window(s)
- Stained woodwork/doors
- Wrap-Around Porch
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More About This HouseThe interior boasts many notable features throughout the 3 spacious floors of living, which include 6 bedrooms, 4 full baths, and a full basement.
As you walk up the large circular walkway and enter the double door entry with a transom window, you are greeted by a grand foyer featuring a majestic oak staircase, original stained glass windows leading from the first to third floors, and stunning hardwood floors.
The formal dining room is perfect for large gatherings, which includes a window seat, corner china cabinet, and pocket doors. The living room boasts gas fireplace with marble hearth and custom mantle that is an absolute showpiece, original pocket doors, and intricate woodwork highlighting the bay window.
The kitchen features the original W. H. Harrison & Bro coal-burning stove, updated quartz countertops, and transom sliding door leading to a deck. The adjacent butler's pantry offers ample storage space with convenient floor-to-ceiling hutch.
The second floor is just as grand with tall ceilings, original built-in bookcases, a reading alcove, and beautiful flooring. The primary bedroom and bath are located on this floor, along with a second bedroom and study, a second full bath and large laundry room. The third floor offers an additional 4 bedrooms, full bath, and more historic charm. Be at ease knowing most of the windows have been replaced on the second floor and all have been replaced on the third floor to match the original detailed windows so no charm was left behind.
The in-law suite addition, located on rear of the house above the garage, was designed to be consistent with the historic detail of the original home. It features a covered private side entrance, cathedral ceiling great room with skylights and balcony, kitchenette, bedroom with walk-in closet, full bath, and spiral staircase that leads to a cozy loft. The in-law suite also features updated heat and air conditioning.
Completing this home is a 2-car attached garage, 2 patios, a private fenced-in yard, and oversized driveway. This magnificent property exudes the charm of the Victorian era, and is waiting for its next owner. Conveniently located only a short ride to several bridges to Philadelphia. Make your appointment today!
Notable Features//Wrap-around Porch with Mahogany Flooring
// Front Exterior Boasts Custom-made Posts, Wooden Arches and Hand-carved Rosettes
// Double Door Entry with Transom Window
// Large Center Hall leads to Majestic Oak Staircase with Heavily Carved Newel Post
// Original Stained Glass Windows, which go from the First to the Third Floor
// Original Alcove Seat in Stair Nook with Built-in Display (once used as the home telephone sitting station)
// Pocket Doors in Living & Dining Rooms
// Gas Fireplace with Marble Hearth & Custom Mantle in Living Room
// Intricate Woodwork highlights the Bay Window in the Living Room
// Butler’s Pantry off the Kitchen with Floor to Ceiling Hutch
// Newer Flooring throughout Kitchen, Butler’s Pantry and Hall
// Transom Slider in Kitchen to Side Deck
// W. H. Harrison & Bro. Original Coal Stove
// Updated Quartz Countertops in Kitchen
// Dining Room Window Seating and Corner China Cabinet
// Antique Lighting Fixtures
// Dentil Crown Molding
// Newer Windows in Most of Second Floor and All of Third Floor
In-Law Suite// Addition added to the Rear of the House above the Garage that is Consistent with the Historic Detail of the Original Home
// Covered Private Side Entrance
// Kitchenette with Refrigerator and Stove
// Great Room with Cathedral Ceiling, Sky Lights, and Balcony
// Spiral Staircase to Loft
// Bedroom with Walk-in Closet
// En-Suite Bathroom with Walk-in Shower
// Updated Air Conditioning and Heat
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