If your family’s looking for seclusion, the home at 18 Rumba Place may be worth checking out. The home is located in the neighborhood of Huguenot on a quiet street of just three houses, just below the Grand Oaks Country Club formally the South Shore Country Club.
When you enter the home, you will find yourself in an airy living room and dining room combination. To the right is a staircase, followed by a half-bathroom with ceramic tiled flooring. Toward the back of the house is an enormous eat-in kitchen with a door that leads out to the deck and backyard, which has an above-ground pool. Back inside, just off the kitchen, you will find a nice family room, which is above the attached garage seen from the outside.
On the next floor, you will find the bedrooms. The master bedroom is at the rear of the house and has hardwood flooring and two large closets. The next room is the bathroom, which has a Corian sink and is followed by the second bedroom. The second bedroom has hardwood flooring, a closet, and a cathedral ceiling. This bedroom is next to the third bedroom, which also has hardwood flooring and a cathedral ceiling, but it has a larger closet than the second bedroom.
This house also has a fully-finished basement, which has a separate entrance. The entrance is hidden below the staircase that leads to the front door of the house. The basement has been giving a living area, a kitchen, a bedroom, and a three-quarter bathroom. It also has an exit on the side of the house.
Above the house, you will find the West Shore Expressway, with the Korean War Veterans Parkway below. The x24 express bus all travels nearby, on Huguenot Avenue. This bus can take you into Midtown Manhattan.
If you’re looking for schools, you have plenty of options. Public schools in the area include P.S. 4, at 200 Nedra Lane; I.S. 75, at 455 Huguenot Avenue; and Tottenville High School, at 100 Luten Avenue. Catholic schools nearby include Our Lady Star of the Sea, at 5411 Amboy Road; the St. Joseph/St. Thomas School, at 50 Maguire Avenue; and St. Joseph by the Sea High School, at 5150 Hylan Boulevard. Other private schools in the area include the Eltingville Lutheran School, at 300 Genesee Avenue; Gateway Academy, at 200 Boscombe Avenue; and Yeshiva of Staten Island, at 1870 Drumgoole Road East. To find out which schools your children may be zoned for, you can contact your local public school.
For more information on this and other Real Estate listings in the neighborhood of Huguenot, you can contact Marina Sticberg, a licensed Real Estate agent with RealEstateSINY.com, at (718) 966-9669.