Mansard Addition & Remodel

South Orange, NJ


This ranch home in South Orange's Newstead neighborhood has an amazing rear view of the Manhattan skyline.  An entire 2nd floor was added with a mansard roof to maximize square footage. A gambrel front gable and stone entry form the central focal point.  Tillou Construction, Weichert Realtors photos (interior); In House Photography (exterior)


The  rear elevation windows enable the magnificent skyline views to be maximized. The mansard roofs terminate on the rear elevation with gambrel gables/dormers.


The new double-height foyer leads to the sunken living room open to the kitchen beyond.

The kitchen features a large island, breakfast area, adjacent formal dining room, butler's pantry and large mudroom.

The master suite features a fireplace and large,adjacent seating area, steam room and soaking tub overlooking the Manhattan skyline. 

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South Orange, NJ