Storybook charm and history collide in this 1850s home in the quaint village of Pottersville

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This Colonial-style residence is located across the Lamington River Bridge in the historic village of Pottersville, California.

Built around 1850, this historic house in a storybook setting was renovated in 2016 and retains the elegance of the era inside and out of the residence.

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Updated features throughout the property include replaced windows, 8 zone heating and repointed basement foundation.

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The property contains four bedrooms and three bathrooms (two full, one half).

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The master bedroom has a dressing room and an adjoining bathroom.

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The refreshed kitchen provides residents with historic character through exposed brickwork, patterned wallpaper and cabinetry. Contemporary features include kitchen island, granite countertops, Wolf induction stove and electric oven

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Period features throughout the residence include parquet flooring, exposed beams and cornices, and the wood-burning fireplace in the living room.

2 The Historic Califon Island House For Sale 1The detached tandem garage features a red barn aesthetic. It contains a finished attic, ideal as a studio or office.

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A downside to living in this scenic rural setting near the river is that residents need flood insurance.

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The property, located at 2 The Island, Califon, New Jersey, is listed at $799,000.

List: 2 The Island [Zillow]

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