178 Rumson Road

Rumson, NJ
$ 3,799,000 Beds 5 Baths 7
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This stunning colonial style landmark residence has a stately yet gracious presence offering soul and history. Long cherished by a former Heisman Trophy winner and once served as the clubhouse for the Rumson Country Club. This iconic Rumson Estate is set on lush park-like private grounds. The property includes a pool, spa, pool house, pond, fountain, generator, garages for 4 cars, beautiful carriage house and a tennis court. All received an exquisite renovation by its current owners. This home offers all of the updates and space design for today's living. Fine architectural details include graceful arches, fine moldings and paneling and original wide-board oak floors complete this home. French doors open to inviting terraces of blue stone, limestone patio and pool area.


  • Price
  • $ 3,799,000
  • Lot Size
  • 3.88 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 5
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 6
  • Year Built
  • 1909
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 2
  • City, Zip
  • Rumson
  • Taxes
  • $ 47742
  • County
  • Style
  • Colonial
  • Area
  • Rumson
  • MLS#
  • 22023031
  • Zip
  • 07760
Listing Provided by: Elizabeth Lubin, Heritage House Sotheby's International Realty
Data Source: Monmouth Ocean Regional Realtors (MOMLS)



Basement Yes
Days on Market 330
Elementary School Deane-Porter
Excluded Personal possessions
Fireplaces 8.00
Full Baths 6
Garage Yes
Half Baths 2
High School Rumson-Fair Haven
Included Blinds/Shades, Ceiling Fan(s), Dishwasher, Double Oven, Dryer, Freezer, Garbage Disposal, Gas Cooking, Generator, Hot Tub, Light Fixtures, Microwave, Outdoor Lighting, Refrigerator, Stove, Stove Hood, Washer
Kitchen Level First
Middle School Forrestdale
Ownership Type Fee Simple
Parking Circular Drive, Driveway, Off Street, Oversized Drive, Pavers, Stone/Gravel, Unpaved Drive
Property Type A
Roof Slate
Rooms Bedroom, Dining Room, Exercise Room, Family Room, Foyer, Great Room, Kitchen, Library, Master Bedroom, Sitting, Sunroom
Status Under Contract
Stories 3.0
Style Colonial
Sub-Type Detached
Subdivision None
Tax Year 2020
Taxes 47742.00
Type Single Family
Water Heater Natural Gas
Waterfront No
Year Built 1909
Zoning Residential

Interior Features

# Level 1 - Baths 3.00
# Level 2 - Baths 4.00
# Level 3 - Baths 1.00
# Units/bldgs 2.0000
Bedroom Level Second
Dining Room Built-Ins, Dec Molding, Fireplace - Gas, Floor - Wood
Dining Room Level First
Family Room Level First
Floors Marble, W/W Carpet, Wood
Foyer Dec Molding, Fireplace - Gas, Floor - Wood
Foyer Level First
Great Room Level First
Great/family Room Dec Molding, Floor - Marble, Sunken, TRY/VLT/CATH
Heat/ac Central Air, Radiant, Radiator
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Interior Features Attic - Walk Up, Balcony, Built-Ins, Ceilings - 9Ft+ 1st Flr, Ceilings - Beamed, Dec Molding, Fitness, French Doors, Home Theater Equip, Skylight, Wet Bar
Kitchen Butler Pantry, Center Island, Dec Molding, Eat-In, Fireplace - Gas, Floor - Marble, Granite/Stone Counter
Living Room Built-Ins, Dec Molding, Fireplace - Woodburning, Floor - Wood, French Doors, Sunken
Master Bath Double Sinks, Fireplace - Gas, Floor - Marble, Marble, Shower Stall, Tub
Master Bedroom Fireplace - Gas, Floor - W/W Carpet, Full Bath, Walk-in Closet
Master Bedroom Level Second
Number of Garages 4.00
Sunroom Level First
Total Bathrooms 6.20
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Rooms 19

Exterior Features

Library Level First
Acreage 3.88
Exterior Fence, Hot Tub, Outbuilding, Outdoor Lighting, Outdoor Shower, Patio, Porch - Covered, Porch - Open, Sprinkler Under, Storage, Swimming, Tennis Court
Lot Description Fenced Area, Level
Pool Y/N Yes
Siding Cedar Shake
Sitting Level Second
Water/Sewer Public Sewer, Public Water, Well
Waterview No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Based on the average sale price from the Asbury Park, NJ office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Deane-Porter Elementary School
Middle School Forrestdale Middle School
High School Rumson-Fair Haven High School

Price History

7/10/2020 Listed $3,799,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 07760

AVG $1.99M
AVG $25,114
AVG 123
Year Built
AVG 1987
AVG 24
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178 Rumson Road Rumson, NJ is a Single Family Home for sale at $3799000 and a lot size of 3.88 Acres Acre(s). 178 Rumson Road Rumson has 5 bedrooms, 6 baths and was built in 1909. The property's zip code is 07760 which is in Rumson, NJ

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