Gloria Crest one of Metropolitan New York's most storied and elegant residences is an ideal offering for those seeking privacy with ease of commutability, serenity with vitality, and classic architecture along with the best in contemporary living.
With other exceptional estate properties representing the ultimate in living in less convenient to Manhattan communities, such as Fairfield and Westchester Counties, selling or asking for prices approaching one hundred million dollars or more in the last several years, it makes Gloria Crest all the more alluring at its asking price of $12,000,000.
Gloria Crest a home built by Polish royalty and then rumored to have been purchased by Joe Kennedy, patriarch of the Kennedy clan and father of President Kennedy, as a gift for his alleged mistress, famed actress Gloria Swanson, is a five acre architectural masterpiece.
Gloria Crest (named after Gloria Swanson) is nestled within arboretum like splendor befitting the legacies of European Royalty, the progenitor of an American Dynasty, and a Hollywood icon.
Featuring approximately 24,000 square feet of world class craftsmanship including a small pristine lake and enchanting grotto, this eight bedroom, nine bath home also includes a home theater, gym and office to name just some of its many meticulously designed, thoughtfully created and enduring amenities.
Gloria Crest due to its prestigious and preferred five mile proximity to Manhattan represents the ultimate confluence of comfort, convenience and contemporary living. Englewood, which legendary explorer Henry Hudson prudently claimed centuries ago due to its incomparable closeness to the island of Manhattan is today an urbane and cosmopolitan community noted for its vibrance and blend of tradition and progressiveness.
Englewood not only offers arguably the most privileged living within several miles of Manhattan that exists in the Metropolitan New York area it also possesses a thriving downtown.
This highly respected Bergen County town is also renowned for its illustrious private schools, distinctive shops, upscale eateries and a wide range of community services.
The next Gloria Crest owner will not only reside within a so called stones throw to all that Manhattan has to offer but also all that living in New Jersey and strategically within the East Coast corridor provides.
New Jersey in its own right consistently ranks among the very top in American states in per capita income, educational test scores, innovation, mental health and boasts some of the highest rated golf courses in the Country.
While many seek the best of all worlds, few residences deliver upon such lifestyle quests…..the Gloria Crest compound is that remarkable exception.