Estimate Finished Square Feet 2,696 Sq Ft Above Ground
Available for the 1st time in 43 years! Set in the heart of Ives Woods, this storybook Cape Cod was built in 1929 and retains the charm of the era - original six panel doors, hardwood floors on both levels and charming trim work throughout. Greet guests in the large foyer with lovely staircase and views of the backyard through the large dining room. The living room has a fireplace that takes center stage and off of that, a 4-season sun room with floor to ceiling windows offers a wonderful place to gather. A private study is located off the front hall and a powder room and handy mudroom are nearby. The remodeled kitchen has white cabinets, lighted upper cabinets, quartz counters, double oven, gas range, high end appliances, and incudes a pantry and breakfast space. Venture up the back stairs and discover a big family room with plentiful built-ins and find lots of storage in a large walk-in closet. In the main hallway there are 2 additional closets, 3 bedrooms, and a classic green & white tile bath. At the end of the hall, a large master suite includes 4 closets and a full bath. The basement has a high ceiling and can be finished. A 2-car garage and fenced .30-acre private lot rounds out this special home.
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!