131 Kensington Ave A5a, Jersey City

$499,000

3 Beds
2 Baths
1,773 Sqft
0 Acres
0 Garages

Facing the fabled Lincoln Park, a crown jewel of Hudson County Park System, and sprawled generously in an impressive Mediterranean-inspired Art Deco building on beautiful Kensington Avenue, this elegant and spacious condominium residence features 1773sf of ample living space, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, a formal dining room and Southern exposure. Much of the details in the pre-war residence have been impeccably maintained and lovingly restored including original doors, hardware, inlaid hardwood floors, coved 9ft high ceilings, moldings and picture rails. The gracious floor-plan, enhanced by 3 sets of French doors, contains 7 rooms in excellent proportions off of an arched central hallway. The spectacular 22ft living room is adorned with a semi-circular sitting area with Bay windows, and the separate kitchen is furnished with granite countertops, a large pantry and stainless steel appliances. The common charge includes heating. This stunningly beautiful residence served as the cinematic backdrop of 2009 feature film, "Two Lovers" starring Joaquin Phoenix, Gweneth Paltrow and Isabella Rossellini. 131 Kensington Avenue is an exemplary accomplishment of Mediterranean-inspired Art Deco architecture and features an awe-inspiring lobby with handsomely detailed ceilings and a set of casement windows looking out to a courtyard garden, an elevator, a central laundry room, on-site super and a common garden with several seating areas & BBQ grill. A few yards from Lincoln Park with a 9 hole golf course, 21 tennis courts, basketball courts, several sports fields, a nature's trail, a pond, weekly farmer's market and an iconic fountain and within a close proximity to several bus lines, Journal Square PATH, schools, cafes and schools, this ideally located condominium residence is a rare find. Please note annual tax is $5,688 annually (not as calculated on Zillow)

Essential Information
MLS® #190021851
Price$499,000
Bedrooms3
Bathrooms2.00
Square Footage1,773
Acres0.00
TypeCondominium
StyleMulti-Level
StatusACTIVE
Community Information
Address131 Kensington Ave A5a
AreaJC Journal Square
CityJersey City
CountyHudson
StateNJ
Zip Code07304
Amenities
AmenitiesIntercom, Hardwood Floor
ParkingOther-See Remarks
Features

Near Train, Near Shopping, Near Bus, Near Parks, Near Schools, Near Path

Interior
HeatingA/C Window, Radiators
Appliances

Dishwasher, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer/Dryer, Oven/Range Gas

Exterior
ExteriorBrick
Additional Information
Date ListedNovember 7th, 2019
Days on Market11
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