Watchung Mountains


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Watchung Mountains,

two long low ridges of volcanic origin, from 400 to 500 ft (122–152 m) high, N central N.J. They curve c.40 mi (60 km) between Paterson and Somerville. Basalt is quarried there. The Watchungs have been the scene of extensive suburban development since the 1970s.
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The building has an open feeling, with lots of natural light and views of Manhattan to the east and the Watchung Mountains to the west.
The firm also is preserving 15-foot, quilt-panel windows that accentuate views of New York City to the east and the Watchung Mountains to the west.
Cunningham (a founder and former chair of the New Jersey Historical Commission) makes the case that the winters spent by George Washington and the Continental Army in the Watchung Mountains of New Jersey were crucial to the eventual course of the war.
New Jersey National Golf Club is nestled in the lush meadows of the Watchung Mountains (Basking Ridge, New Jersey); the 18-hole private championship course provides the perfect combination of a spectacular layout and challenging play.
From equestrian estates in Westchester County to the Watchung Mountains of central New Jersey, buyers are flocking to luxury properties with a country feel.
Somerset Corporate Center provides spectacular views of the Watchung Mountains, lush landscaping, ponds and fountains, as well as a 15-acre central park, setting a new standard for excellence in a Class A office space design in Central New Jersey.
The Somerset Corporate Center provides spectacular views of the Watchung Mountains as well as a 15-acre central park, setting a new standard for excellence in a Class-A office space design in Central New Jersey.