$560,0001008 Canal Rd

1008 Canal Rd, Princeton, NJ, 08540


5 Bedrooms
5 Full Baths
2,300 SqFt
Schools Nearby


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Property Highlights

Home TypeSingle Family Residence


Year Built1740

HeatingBaseboard, Passive Solar



MLS #NJSO2001062

Lot Size4.06 Acres


About 1008 Canal Rd

BACK ON THE MARKET due to Buyers inability to conclude..Fully Available..Own a piece of history and make it YOUR masterpiece. This historic two dwelling 4-acre property is nestled among many acres of preserved land along the tranquil D&R Canal which can be accessed from the property for recreational canoeing, kayaking and fishing. The property consists of a newly renovated 1300 sqft Carraige House.. First floor 1 bedroom with a loft,Ground floor has flex room..Bath on each floor. Carriage House has rustic setting including a gas fireplace with original hand hewn beams,Enjoy the canal view from the Carriage House's deck.. Tesla Solar Panels,Heated Floors in the Kitchen/Bathroom, 6Plank Tongue and Groove Hickory Floors,Instant Hot Water,EnergyEfficient Mini Split heating/ cooling, wired ethernet/speakers,reverse osmosis drinking water filtration and softner. Gas/Well Water/City Sewer.The 2200 sqft 1740 John Honeyman Historic farm House needs total renovation.Mr.Honeyman was a spy to George Washington and credited for critical intel spurring the pivotal Battle of Trenton.The historical house plans approved to add an additional 1600 square feet to create a 4bedroom 4bath home with 3car garage OR the Farmhouse can be renovated as it is.The historic building is on a separate electric meter and separate sewer connection and has a stub out for connecting to gas.The well is shared with the Carriage House.Farmhouse is sold'as is'condition.

Property Details

Property Features

Property Information:

  • Architectural Style: Carriage House, Colonial, Farmhouse/National Folk
  • Year Built: 1740
  • Stories: 2
  • Living Area: 2,300 SqFt

Interior Features

Interior Information:

  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Instant Hot Water, Oven, Electric Range, Refrigerator
  • Basement: No
  • Fireplace: Gas/Propane

Bedroom and Bathroom Information:

  • Full Bathrooms: 5
  • Total Bedroom Count: 5

Exterior Features

Exterior Information:

  • View: Canal

Parking Information:

  • Parking: Driveway,Other

Lot Features

Lot Information:

  • Lot: Trees, Wooded


Utilities Information:

  • Heating: Baseboard, Passive Solar


Directions Information:

  • Directions: Rt 206 to Rt 518 to Canal Road

Price Details

Listing Price Info

Price Summary:

  • List Price: $560,000
  • Price Per SqFt: $243/SqFt

Tax Information:

  • Annual Amount: $6,865
  • Tax Year: 2020
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Franklin Township Housing Market Report

Sold Prices For All Homes in Franklin Township

This Home$560K

The Median Sold Price for All Homes in Franklin Township is $429.2K

Based on homes sold in the last 12 months

See Franklin Township Housing Market Report

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Property Sales & Tax

Tax History for 1008 Canal Rd


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Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Assigned schools have a bold outline.

Nearby Schools

  • Woods Road Elementary School

  • 120 South Woods Rd

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    Map marker icon1.99 miles

  • Public District Grades PK-4

  • Amsterdam Elementary School

  • 301 Amsterdam Dr

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    Map marker icon2.61 miles

  • Public District Grades KG-4

  • Cambridge Elementary School

  • 35 Cambridge Rd

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    Map marker icon2.87 miles

  • Public District Grades PK-5


What Are The Neighbors Like?

The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $109,496. The majority of Franklin Township, NJ residents have income between $100k-200k annually. The majority of families are single, no kids. Most residents in this area have post secondary degree education.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 1008 Canal Rd

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 1008 Canal Rd property is $560,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 1008 Canal Rd is a house located in Princeton, New Jersey, 08540.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 1008 Canal Rd is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

What is the annual property tax for this property?

According to the records, the last property tax for 2020 is $6,865 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 1008 Canal Rd has 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 1008 Canal Rd is 2,300 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 1008 Canal Rd is 1740.
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Rocket HomesNew JerseyMercer CountyFranklin Township085401008 Canal Rd

This home is located at 1008 Canal Rd in Princeton, NJ and zip code 08540. This 2,300 square foot home, which was built in 1740, sits on a 4.06 acre lot. Features: 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since April 08, 2022 and is currently priced at $560,000.

While more than 41 listings in Franklin Township, NJ in November 2022 were sold above asking price, there were more than 10 listings sold at asking price, and more than 18 were sold below. The number of homes for sale in Franklin Township, NJ decreased by 9% between October 2022 and November 2022. The median list price of listings available in November 2022 was $429,246, while the average time on the real estate market was 29 days.

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