Estimate Finished Square Feet 2,838 Sq Ft Above Ground 700 Sq Ft Below Ground
Built in Burns Park in 1937 as the builder's personal residence, this classic colonial sits on an oversized .35 acre fenced lot. At 2838 SF plus 700 SF finished below, this home has many of the features sought by today's buyers. The traditional floor plan of the 1930's has been opened up; the kitchen/dining area has tons of counter space and a breakfast bar that opens to a family/sunroom. The mudroom off the kitchen is a great drop zone for kids' backpacks and pets, and a study with original paneling is spacious with charming built-ins. Upstairs, bedrooms abound - the primary BR has a walk-in closet and private porch. 3 more bedrooms and 2 full baths are complimented by the large suite located over the garage. As a guest suite - or second primary suite - this is amazing. In addition to a spacious bedroom and large full bath there is a sitting area and a kitchen space which includes a fridge, microwave, and sink. The suite has its own entrance off a 2nd floor Trex deck. Down below find a rec room with fireplace and daylight windows. The pool, a gathering place for neighbors throughout the years, has a new HE heater, filter, and motor allowing pool use May - October. 3-car garage!
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!