119 E Saddle River Rd, Saddle River, New Jersey 07458
Mary J. Blige is an extremely successful hip hop singer and this has been her home since 2008, when she bought it brand new. The celebrity house is a 13,000 square foot french chateau located at 119 Saddle River Road in New Jersey. The home has a sauna, basketball court, home theater room and wine cellar. She’s not the only celebrity on the block or in the area. Both Rosie O’Donnell and Patrick Ewing are also in the same area and are all three selling their celebrity homes.
Mary Jane Blige is an American singer, songwriter, model, record producer and actress. Starting her career as a background singer on Uptown Records in 1989, Blige released her first album, What’s the 411?, in 1992, and has released 11 studio albums since and made over 150 guest appearances on other albums and soundtracks. A recipient of nine Grammy Awards, in addition to receiving a record of thirty Grammy nominations, Blige is one of few entertainers in history to have eight or more albums to reach multi-platinum status.
Description: “This luxury gated estate located on over 4 acres in Saddle River, NJ was perfectly designed for entertaining. Enter the sprawling double story entrance foyer featuring the finest custom tiled flooring and exquisite woodwork. This estate features a spectacular open layout with grand reception rooms, two formal dining rooms, custom crafted bar and library with fireplace. The gourmet chef’s kitchen boasts custom wood cabinetry with a farmhouse sink, an 8 burner Viking range, two Subzero refrigerators, espresso/cappuccino station, double center islands, large walk in pantry, separate butler’s pantry, an oversized circular breakfast room and the attached family room with wood burning fireplace complete this dream kitchen.
Travel up the bridal staircase or private elevator to find the magnificent master suite featuring vaulted ceilings and a separate sitting room shared by a double-sided wood burning fireplace. Boasting separate his and her master bathrooms with walk-in closets, an espresso station, and attached balcony overlooking the resort-like manicured grounds with heated swimming pool and full cabana. This level features an additional 4 bedrooms each with well appointed on-suite bathrooms and custom closets. Completing this level directly past the 2nd floor family room is where you will find a spectacular guest wing equipped with bedroom, walk in closet, full bathroom and private sitting room with wet bar.
The lower level is fully accessible from both the private elevator or the open side staircase. Here you will find the wine cellar with tasting room, custom designed movie theatre, indoor basketball court, full fitness center with sauna and steam shower and the massive recreational room. The lower level is completed with its own full kitchen, two bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms.
The French doors lead directly to the stone covered patio and pool area. The pool house is fully equipped with spacious living area, bedroom, full bathroom and kitchen.”
- 119 E Saddle River Rd, Saddle River, New Jersey 07458
- Listing agent: Joshua Baris