Completely renovated and perfectly appointed three-story historic brick townhome located on a tree-lined residential street in Jersey City’s Hilltop Neighborhood between Journal Square and Hamilton Park.
This charming 1880’s brick rowhouse is drenched in natural light and sits on a wide 18.33’ x 90’ lot offering approximately 2200 square feet of living space, a distinctive restored two-story bay window as well as a deck and a 600 square foot private backyard.
The home is currently used as a single family residence with three bedrooms, a den, two living areas, two kitchens, two-and-a-half bathrooms and is configured with the flexibility to be used as a two-family with an owner’s duplex and a ground floor one bedroom, one bathroom rental apartment.
The stunning parlor level has an open floor plan for the living, dining and kitchen areas with soaring 10’ high ceilings, ornate original plaster moldings/medallions, original wide plank pine floors, exposed brick, a working wood burning fireplace and a gorgeous original staircase.
The large chef’s kitchen features wood cabinetry with brass hardware, granite countertops with matching granite slab backsplash, a Viking gas range, Bosch refrigerator and dishwasher, a breakfast bar and glass doors for access to the southwest facing deck overlooking the garden.
The landscaped backyard is an urban oasis with large beech and Japanese maple trees as well as a cedar pergola and an outdoor kitchen with a built-in 36” gas BBQ grill, fridge and sink.
The third floor of the home offers 9’ ceilings, crown molding, two bedrooms including a large master bedroom with an adjacent den that can be used as a 3rd bedroom/office with a massive skylight and a huge walk-in closet with ELFA organizers.
The marble tiled bathroom features a dual vanity with a quartz countertop, recessed medicine cabinets, Kohler fixtures and a glass enclosed soaking tub with dual showerheads and a window for natural light.
The ground floor has high 8’3” ceilings, crown molding, hardwood floors, recessed lighting, a spacious living/dining area with a custom built-in bay window seat, a bedroom with a walk-in closet, a full bathroom with limestone tile and a glass-enclosed walk-in shower, an extra closet with a washer/dryer hookup and a charming kitchen with white quartz counters, painted cabinetry, Bosch/LG stainless steel appliances including a gas range and a dishwasher.
Other highlights include all new plumbing/electrical/insulation, three zones of air conditioning, two zones of high-efficiency radiant heat, on-demand tankless hot water, whole house water filter, reverse osmosis drinking water filter and soundproofing between apartments.
19 Magnolia Avenue is conveniently located just outside Downtown Jersey City, only three-and-a-half blocks to the Journal Square PATH and approximately 15 minutes to Hamilton Park.
- $11,639 Annual Taxes
- Neighborhood: Hilltop Neighborhood of Journal Square
- Legal 2-Family, Used Currently As A 1-Family, Easily Convertible for Monthly Income
- Bedrooms: 3 + Den
- Bathrooms: 2.5
- Lot Size: 18.33 x 90
- 2,200 Sq Ft of Living Space Over 3 Stories
- 600 Sq Ft Private Backyard Garden With Outdoor BBQ Kitchen and 18 x 6 Deck
- Many Original Details – High Ceilings, Crown Molding, Medallions, Millwork, Hardwood Floors, Exposed Brick
- Close to Transportation, Parks, Restaurants and Boutique Shopping