Palermo Edwards Architecture Perfectly Blends Old World Charm and Modern Luxury at Single Family Attached Home in Oceanport, NJ

Posted on: 04-02-21

A single-family attached home designed by Palermo Edwards Architecture in East Gate, a luxury residential community in Oceanport, N.J.’s historic Fort Monmouth is standing out in Monmouth County’s housing market with the perfect blend of eye-catching architecture and a modern living experience.

The signature home located at 34 Russel Avenue has been created in century-old Officer’s Housing at the 1,126-acre former U.S. Army post.

Inside, Palermo Edwards has remodeled the expansive three-bedroom 2,624 square-foot residence with stylish and contemporary appointments that include spacious dining/living room, open concept kitchen, expansive master bedroom suite with lavish master bath and sitting room and den that makes for the perfect home office that everyone wants and needs in today’s business climate. Hardwood flooring is included on both the first and second floors.

Outside, the home boasts a timeless Federal-style red brick exterior that dates to the early 1900s, a time when building strength and fine craftsmanship were the norm. Further distinguishing the residence is sought after views in both front and back. Gazing north from the front yard and kitchen, homeowners can take in the majesty of Parkers Creek. An expansive backyard boasts a large 400 square foot patio looking out to the huge green space of Fort Monmouth’s Parade Grounds. The rear of the home is also near mature trees for additional privacy.

The home is priced at $749,990.

East Gate is a collection of 68 ultra-luxe residences created by developer RPM Development Group at Fort Monmouth. The vibrant neighborhood is almost completely sold out and home to more than 60 families, according to Coldwell Banker New Homes of Madison, NJ, its exclusive sales and marketing agent. The trailblazing community is the first residential component in the repositioning of the 1,126-acre former U.S. Army post into Monmouth County’s premier live/work/play neighborhood.

At East Gate, homeowners enjoy residing in an inviting neighborhood where residents can be found strolling along completed sidewalks and mature trees dot the landscape. There’s also the one-acre East Gate Park which includes pedestrian pathways, benches, newly-seeded lawns, seasonal flowers and shrubbery and a modernized lightning/lantern package. The centerpiece of the park is a monument that pays homage to the storied history of Fort Monmouth. What’s more, residents delight in the majesty and natural beauty of Parkers Creek which is home to a wealth of outdoor activities.

The overall Fort Monmouth redevelopment effort will ultimately comprise new housing, office space, retail, entertainment and dining, and recreational and social amenities spread across three municipalities. There’s a wealth of leisure-time activities within the grounds of Fort Monmouth, including waterfront dining, picturesque nature trails and scenic common outdoor spaces. The Fort Athletic Club, a state-of-the-art fitness and wellness facility, is also in the works, and future site plans call for other exciting new amenities and services such as a bowling center and microbrewery. Also nearby are the Suneagles Golf Club’s 18-hole golf course and the Marina at Oceanport.

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