7 Horseshoe Bend Rd,
Mendham Boro NJ

10 beds | 8.1 baths | 27.6 Acres | MLS/ID#: 3559707


A rare renovation or building opportunity in sought after location! Blue Chimneys, a circa 1931 all-brick manor is sited on over 27+ acres with a three-acre lake. Additional acreage is available!!

Two approved building lots measuring 5.25 and 8.83 acres extend the acreage or can be purchased separately. Set along a private road, the French Revival residence was designed by famed New Jersey architect Seymour Williams with 10 bedrooms, eight full baths and an attached three-car garage. Interior details include 6 fireplaces, arched windows, crown dentil moldings, original wood paneling & hardwood floors. Ideal as a weekend or full-time retreat, Blue Chimneys awaits the next owners imaginative restoration. House is being sold in "as is" condition. A total of 41+ acres / 3 lots are available for $2,499,000!
Bedrooms 10
Full Bathrooms 8
Half Bathrooms 1
Property Type Residential
Year Built 1931
Acreage 27.6
Style Custom Home
Taxes $39,431 (2019)


Elementary Hilltop
High W.M.Mendham
Middle MT.View
Number of Rooms 21
Basement Yes
Basement Desc. Bilco-Style Door, Finished-Partially, Full
Community Living No


  • CO Detector


  • Bedroom 1
  • Dining Room
  • Family Room
  • Bedroom 4
  • Living Room
  • Wood Burning


  • Tile
  • Vinyl-Linoleum
  • Wood


  • 1 Unit
  • Radiators - Steam

Fuel type

  • OilAbIn


  • Public Water

Water heater

  • Electric


  • Septic


  • Cable TV Available
  • Garbage Extra Charge

Room layout

Room Dimensions Floor
Master Bedroom 19x18 Second
Bedroom 2 17x15 First
Bedroom 3 16x11 Second
Bedroom 4 16x16 Second
Den Room 23x19 Third
Dining Room 21x16 First
Family Room 17x13 First
Kitchen 16x16 First
Living Room 31x18 First
Library 18x12 Second
Bedroom 14x11 Second
Bedroom 16x12 Third
Foyer 34x10 First
  • Patio
  • Outbuilding(s)


  • 4 Spaces
  • Attached Garage
  • Detached Garage


  • Gravel
  • Additional Parking
  • Blacktop
  • Circular


  • Slate


  • Lake On Lot
  • Private Road
  • Lake/Water View
  • Stream On Lot
  • Possible Subdivision
Photo of Ashley Christus




Community Video: The Mendhams

Mendham Borough, NJ real estate market

About Mendham

Ranking first in New Jersey Monthly’s 2013 “Best Places to Live” survey, residents of Mendham Borough enjoy the historic setting of this quaint six-square-mile community--located in Morris County and surrounded on three sides by Mendham Township, with Bernardsville (Somerset County) to the south--plus the conveniences of a walkable downtown featuring boutique retail shopping and dining options, like the historic Black Horse Inn and Tavern. Other nearby stores located in the Village Shopping Center include a supermarket, pharmacy, and a hardware store as well as additional specialty retailers.  

Traditions abound in Mendham Borough, with annual events that bring residents together to meet and mingle.  Music is in the air during the summer concert series and outdoor movie nights, when neighbors picnic in Borough Park.  The annual Labor Day Carnival and Parade is capped off by fireworks that signals it’s back-to-school season.  In December, kids and adults alike bundle up and sip hot cocoa as they warm their hands at the annual 12th Night Bonfire of Christmas trees, organized by the volunteer fire department. 

Many children walk to the Borough’s public schools, Hilltop Elementary and Mountain View Middle School, greeted along the way by crossing guards whose smiles are familiar to all after their many years of service.  The West Morris Mendham High School is also located in Mendham, drawing students from Mendham Borough and Mendham Township, as well as the neighboring communities of Chester Borough, Chester Township and Washington Township. 

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