Heathcote Farm is one of the finest estates in the Princeton area with a rich history & spectacular views bordering a nature preserve & country park with nearly 150 acres of preserved land, including opportunities for hiking & horseback. The Colonial Revival brownstone mansion, orginally built in 1850, graces the breathtaking grounds of Heathcote Farm next to the Village of Kingston, just 3 miles from downtown Princeton. The house has an inviting central hall that leads to all areas of the house & to a brick terrace overlooking the nature preserve. The first floor includes a grand ballroom with hand-painted leaded windows & twin fireplaces, & a sunroom, dining rm & study all w/fireplaces & French doors opening to the brick terrace. Parquet floors, 12-foot ceilings & handsome moldings all lend grandeur & elegance to the 1st & 2nd floor rooms. The brick terrace affords sweeping views with a great lawn & wide steps that lead to a swimming pool bordered by stone walls. Sharing the view is an enchanting gazebo.
Princeton, New Jersey is equidistant from New York City and Philadelphia, about 50 miles from each, yet it’s anything but a drive-through municipality along the Northeast Corridor.Read more about luxury homes in Princeton