A Model Home Tour

In my last post, I shared that I recently toured a model home…

Now, there is no denying that we all just love a decorated model home!  I mean who can resist, really?  Well, let me tell you – this one from Toll Brothers did not disappoint!

Let’s go inside!

Now, I apologize in advance for all the not-so-perfect cell phone pictures, and for the fact that I didn’t even bother to sharpen any of the photos.  I just took too many pictures…


I love this bonus room/conservatory!  Look at those windows.
Wouldn’t you just love to sit and read a book there?

 This is the other end of that room.
And check out the view!

And the ceiling!
You know I just love beadboard!

 Ok, now I want this family room.

 And the ceiling!

 And the back staircase.  On a side note, I forgot to take a picture of the front staircases…but believe me, this house has quite an entrance…

 And quite a kitchen.

 Look at all this space.
I want that stove.

 And that huge frig.

 Great office too.

 Check out the tile wall in the half bath.

 And here we are upstairs…

Another look at the fabulous family room.

 And into the master we go.
(I was standing in the sitting room but forgot to take a pic)

 This seems to be the only picture I took of the master bath.

 Because I was heading to the workout room at the end.
Now this is what I need to exercise!

 One of the spacious closets…

And some more beadboard in another bedroom.

 So serene…

 And a nice room for boys…

 With a fun bathroom.

 It’s a jack and jill bath attached to a cute girl room…

 I don’t have pink in my house with boys…sigh.

In this model they even finished the walk out basement…

This is the first thing you see when you walk down.

Then you turn and see all this!
Now, who wouldn’t want to just live down here!

 Seriously, just imagine…

 Another tile wall in the bathroom.

 My kitchen isn’t even this big…or nice.

 A fuzzy picture but I love the “log wall”.

 Yes, another shot of the kitchen bar area that blows me away.

 And if that isn’t enough, there is a wine/poker room.
How’s that for a man-cave?

 Sit down, have a drink…

Or come watch a movie over here..
If I go missing, you know where to find me!

This was just the first of two decorated model homes at Toll Brothers Mountain View at Hunterdon. I will show you the other one next time.

If you are in that area of New Jersey you should really look at this new neighborhood.  Not only are the homes gorgeous, but the views are just stunning!  And whoever decorated this model did such an amazing job!  I don’t think I can pick a favorite room!

What was your favorite room in this model home tour?





  1. My kids' Mom
    September 26, 2014 / 2:56 pm

    Wow! When can I move in? When we lived in Maryland there was a Model Home Village where all builders had a couple of houses each on show next to each other, fully decorated! It was great to visit. I do not know if it is because I am getting older, but as much as I would adore a huge beautiful house, and had one in Florida that was 4000 sq. ft. I always think about the cleaning process, which in Florida took me two full days each time,,,and then I think I want smaller. Thanks for sharing! It was lovely and great for ideas! Have a wonderful weekend. Kind regards, Anneli in California

  2. Laurel Stephens
    September 26, 2014 / 3:19 pm

    I enjoyed this tour so much, Shelley. I love looking at model homes, and this one is just so gorgeous in every way! Thanks for sharing. (And you take very good phone photos. 🙂

  3. Sweet Posy Dreams
    September 26, 2014 / 4:56 pm

    Pretty swanky. We've always been old house people, but are thinking are next one might be newer. There's something appealing about good insulation and airtight windows!

  4. Traci Hutton
    September 26, 2014 / 6:41 pm

    Incredible…those beadboard ceilings! I still like your office better!

  5. marty (A Stroll Thru Life)
    September 27, 2014 / 1:14 am

    I would just love the whole house. Mine is so tiny and this one gives you room to move around. Gorgeous.

  6. Suzanne
    September 27, 2014 / 11:05 am

    Gorgeous. And huge! I think Rosie would like it there:-)

  7. ℳartina @ Northern Nesting
    September 27, 2014 / 11:44 am

    Love those ceilings!!

  8. Laura @ Top This Top That
    September 27, 2014 / 1:21 pm

    oh my ceilings! gorgeous. wow. That kitchen/bar in the game room is bigger then most peoples main kitchens. I noticed the green stools at the counter but didn't see much green in the shot, was there? I love going through model homes.

  9. Donnamae
    September 27, 2014 / 2:20 pm

    Gorgeous house! You'd find me in the sunroom….all seasons! Love those views! 😉

  10. Carol
    September 28, 2014 / 11:23 pm

    Wow, this is a beauty! I loved it from the first photo — that exterior is just gorgeous! We had a Street of Dreams here in our town last Fall, and there were a couple of houses that were truly beautiful. I'm always drawn to kitchens and laundry rooms, and my favorite house in the tour had a huge laundry room with the most gorgeous turquoise apron-front sink! My hubby kept moving on and then returning to find me still drooling over that sink. Isn't it funny the things that stick with you when you've been looking at model homes?

  11. September 29, 2014 / 4:04 pm

    I typically love old homes, but that would be dangerous for me to walk thru! Holy cow that house is gorgeous!

  12. Cindy @ Dwellings-The Heart of Your Home
    October 5, 2014 / 8:12 pm

    Gorgeous home and I LOVE that kitchen! Thanks so much for sharing at AMAZE ME MONDAY…Blessings,Cindy

  13. Stacey
    October 6, 2014 / 11:12 am

    That's a beautiful home! I really like that it has some color to it. They sure added a lot of neat details too.

  14. Suzan Sweatman
    October 6, 2014 / 4:21 pm

    How gorgeous !!!I love touring homes and this one is just beautiful !Thanks for sharingHugs,Suzan

  15. Judy K
    October 7, 2014 / 5:04 pm

    I love a good model home tour. Great for getting decorating ideas. I will be featuring this tonight at my Fall into Fall party that opens at 8pm EST. Please stop by and pick up an I've Been Featured button. Thanks. http://diybydesign.blogspot.com

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