This week, a look at the upper end of the market, including two seven-bedroom homes, one with a basketball court and a more modest house with an extensive renovation.

montclair120664 Hawthorne Pl., Montclair

List Price: $1,699,000

Taxes: $21,765

Acreage: 0.50


New to the market, this circa 1882 Victorian has been renovated to feature an updated kitchen with granite and quartz counters, a center island, lighted cabinets, butler’s pantry and wine fridge; restored parquet floors with mahogany inlay; and a master suite with marble in the bathroom, a walk-in closet and sitting room. A game room, playroom and two laundry rooms are among the other highlights. Various period details remain, including 10-ft. coffered ceilings in many first-floor rooms, leaded glass, moldings and a wood-burning fireplace in the living room. There is a partially finished, full basement and a two-car detached garage. Open 1 to 4 p.m.

millburn120612 Ferndale Rd., Millburn

List Price: $4,895,000

Taxes: $14,083

Acreage: 0.88


Also new to the market, this newly constructed 14-room contemporary is a modernist dream, featuring an open floor plan, floor-to-ceiling windows, high ceilings, a second-floor foyer and a wine vault. The house also has thermal windows and doors, central air, a fireplace in the living room and a patio. There is a finished, full basement and a three-car attached garage. Open 2 to 4 p.m.

southorange120640 Crest Dr., South Orange

List Price: $1,399,000

Taxes: $27,325

Acreage: 0.50


This 15-room custom Colonial has been on the market for approximately two weeks. Located in the Newstead section, the house has skyline views, an open floor plan, hardwood floors, dry bars in the foyer and the basement, wood-burning fireplaces and a master suite. Outside, there is a basketball court, deck, cabana and an in-ground heated pool. The house, which also has a finished, full, walkout basement with a French drain and a two-car attached garage, was built in approximately 1937. Open 2 to 4 p.m.

maplewood12069 Salter Pl., Maplewood

List Price: $875,000

Taxes: $14,007

Acreage: 0.16


This just-renovated, 10-room Colonial is also a new listing. The house has an open floor plan; a new kitchen with quartz countertops, a walnut butcher block island, handmade backsplash and a built-in wine fridge; a first-floor mud room with built-ins; a master suite with 10-ft. ceilings, heated floors in the bathroom and a walk-in closet; and a finished third floor that could be used as a bedroom or an office. Various systems were overhauled as well, including electric and plumbing. There is a finished basement with a French drain and a two-car detached garage. The house was built in 1927. Open 1 to 4 p.m.

westorange120633 Ferris Dr., West Orange

List Price: $725,000

Taxes: $20,027

Acreage: 0.32


On the market for about five weeks, this 12-room Colonial has an open floor plan, large kitchen, central air and a deck. The house, which is in the Pleasantdale district and borders a golf course, was built in 1967 and renovated in 2010. Open 1 to 3 p.m.