373 5th Street, South Amboy, NJ
$ 425,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#2411559R
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CitySouth Amboy
  • Zip08879
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1914
  • Taxes$ 6672
  • Price$ 425,000
  • Bedrooms2
  • Full Bathrooms1
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage1128
  • Lot Size0.0917 Acres
Data Source:
Central Jersey MLS (CJMLS)
Property Description

Welcome to the perfect blend of timeless charm and contemporary elegance in this traditional colonial 2 bedroom, 1 full bath home, perched in the coveted neighborhood of South Amboy. Featuring 1128 sq. ft. of beautifully appointed living space and an additional 600 sq. ft. in the basement, this home offers both grace and practicality. Upon entering, you'll be greeted by a bright and spacious open living/dining room concept, with traditional elements like beautiful hardwood floors, high ceilings, gorgeous bay window, glass cabinet, and craftsman staircase leading to the second floor. The heart of this home, the kitchen, is designed for both function and flow, featuring a convenient side entrance that opens up to a lush, secluded backyard. Here, the greenery envelops you in privacy and peace, creating an ideal backdrop for relaxing afternoons or lively gatherings. The second floor offers a delightful surprise a clear view of the ocean on sunny days, adding a serene backdrop to your personal sanctuary, 2 bright bedrooms, and the luxurious full bathroom outfitted with state-of-the-art fixtures, including a heated towel rack and modern lighting that bathes each room in warmth and comfort. Additionally, the finished part of the basement offers exciting potential for customization with all necessary hookups in place for a second bathroom awaiting your personal touch. The second room in there contains the laundry and utility facilities as well as a direct access to the backyard. Historic details are woven throughout the home, preserving its unique character, while modern updates ensure a lifestyle of ease and style. The basement presents a versatile space, perfect for storage or transformation into additional living areas. Parking is abundant with a three-car driveway and a dual carport attached to the house, positioning this home as an exceptional alternative to condo living free from the constraints of HOA fees. Enjoy the simplicity and abundance of space without compromise. The location couldn't be more convenient. Situated centrally, the home is just moments away from highways, shopping destinations, waterfront parks, beaches, and more. Commuters will especially appreciate the swift access to NYC via nearby train, bus, and ferry services. The South Amboy train station, ferry, and downtown are only a few blocks away. This property is not just a home it's a retreat that marries the allure of historic architecture with the conveniences of modern living, the added beauty of ocean views, and the practicality of ready-to-install amenities. Ideal for those who value privacy yet desire quick access to urban amenities. Experience the best of both worlds in South Amboy, where every day is a serene escape. Newer roof. Welcome home.

Price History
5/8/2024 Listed $425,000

General Features

Interior Features Blinds,Kitchen,Living Room,Other Room(s),Dining Room,2 Bedrooms,Bath Main,Storage,Attic
Sewer Public Sewer
Heating Baseboard
Cooling See Remarks,Window Unit(s)
Utilities Underground Utilities,Electricity Connected,Natural Gas Connected
Roof Asphalt
Appliances Dishwasher,Dryer,Gas Range/Oven,Refrigerator,See Remarks,Washer,Gas Water Heater
Exterior Features Door(s)-Storm/Screen,Fencing/Wall,Storage Shed,Yard
Gas Y/N Natural Gas
Architectural Style Colonial
Pool Features None
Year Built 1914
Stories 2
Levels Two
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Tax Year 2022
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
County Middlesex
Property Type Residential
Subdivision Name None
Garage Y/N No
Other Structures Shed(s)
Total Rooms 6
Status Active - Atty Revu
ModificationTimestamp 2024-05-23T19:25:58.000Z
City South Amboy
Senior Community Y/N No
Lot Size Square Feet 3994
Carport Spaces 2
Carport Y/N Yes
Street Name 5th
HOA Fee 2 Frequency Monthly
Property Attached Y/N No
Tax Annual Amount 6672
Days on Market 15
Standard Status Active

Interior Features

Basement Partially Finished,Full,Other Room(s),Exterior Entry,Recreation Room,Storage Space,Interior Entry,Utility Room,Laundry Facilities
Flooring Ceramic Tile,Laminate,Wood
Total Stories 2
Heating Y/N Yes
Window Features Blinds
Fireplace Y/N No
Full Baths 1
Street Suffix Street
Total Bedrooms 2
Kitchen Features Kitchen Island,Eat-in Kitchen
Total Baths 1
Dining Room Features Living Dining Combo,Formal Dining Room
RoomBasementArea 619
Living Area Units Square Feet

Exterior Features

Fencing Fencing/Wall
Parking Features Attached Carport,1 Car Width,Concrete,3 Cars Deep
Lot Features Near Shopping,Near Train,Level,Near Public Transit
Water Source Public
Lot Size Area 0.0917
Building Area Total 1128
Lot Dimensions 111.00 x 36.00
Lot Size Acres 0.0917
Covered Spaces 2
Open Parking Y/N Yes


  • 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

Property vs Single Family Average in 08879

AVG $560K
AVG $6,435
AVG 351
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1958

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