Estimate Finished Square Feet 4,722 Sq Ft Above Ground 1,400 Sq Ft Below Ground
A 113-year-old historic home in the heart of Burns Park. After 51 years with the same family under its roof, this beloved home seeks its 6th resident. A cobblestone wall with an iron gate defines this exceptional property; the .68 acre lot has been newly landscaped. Enter through the 4' wide front door to a large entrance hall. The first floor has 9' ceilings, leaded glass windows, built-ins, original doors, and trim, and an exceptional dining room with one of the home's six fireplaces. The kitchen has new custom cabinetry w/quartz counters, an island, and Viking appliances; a butler's pantry has original, refurbished cabinets and new leathered granite counters. There is a mudroom tucked in by the side door. Behind the gracious living room is a study with a coffered ceiling and access to the terrace. Upstairs, an impressive master suite has a large walk-in closet and new bath. Also here, a 2nd new full bath, laundry, and 3 more bedrooms, one with an en suite. The 3rd floor has a final bedroom and wonderful play space. The 2-car stone garage has been rebuilt, the driveway is new. A wonderful piece of history, beautifully restored, not a detail missed.
Ann Arbor, the hub of Washtenaw County, is the sixth largest city in Michigan. A lively downtown and charming tree-lined neighborhoods make Ann Arbor an ideal place to live, work, and raise a family.
Known for academic excellence, Ann Arbor Public Schools District is consistently ranked one of the best in the country. Ann Arbor is also home to the University of Michigan, Cleary University, Concordia University and Washtenaw Community College.
You will find a wonderful mix of city advantages and scenic beauty in Ann Arbor. Nicknamed “Tree Town”, Ann Arbor has more than 2,000 acres of tree lined city parks. Ann Arbor provides endless recreation opportunities including trails, golf courses, canoeing, tennis courts, athletic fields and more. One of the most walkable communities in the country, Ann Arbor prides itself on being environmentally friendly with a progressive recycling program and conscious effort to preserve the city’s green space.
While surrounded by all of this natural beauty, you'll also find that Ann Arbor is less than an hour from the big city advantages Detroit, Michigan has to offer. Detroit is home to the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, several museums, extraordinary shopping and professional sports team including the Detroit Lions, Pistons, Red Wings and Tigers.
Within a four-hour drive of Ann Arbor are Chicago and Toronto, or take a 25-minute trip to Detroit Metropolitan Airport and the world is at your feet. Amtrak makes several stops daily in Ann Arbor, connecting passengers to over 450 locations across the country.
There is a very broad range of major employers countywide, many of them located in and near Ann Arbor. The University of Michigan, the University of Michigan Health System, and the St. Joseph Mercy Health System are among the area's leading employers. These opportunities allow many of the county's residents to work quite close to home; other residents commute less than an hour to greater Detroit or Lansing.
Whether it's life in a college town that you prefer, or the appeal of a small town conveniently located to a larger urban area, Ann Arbor and Washtenaw County has it all. Come see why our home is well loved by so many!