Ever want to own a little piece of history? Then, this is what you have been looking for! This unique property was at one time a 100 acre working farm as well as a horse farm complete with stables. One can go right past this home and not know it is there. Truly hidden gem in Franklin Lakes with over 7 1/2 acres of land that can be sub divided into two homes. This historic home known as the Van Houten-Ackerman house was built in 1768 with an addition built in 1820s. There are 4 working fireplaces, gorgeous original wood beams, and historical details throughout. The land boasts two ponds, and two barns. Driveway has entrances on Lily Pond and Sussex! Legend has it, that part of the basement was used as a jail during the revolutionary war! Come to visit this truly one of a kind historical home.