Estimate Finished Square Feet 2,288 Sq Ft Above Ground
If you are looking for a home in a family-friendly neighborhood that's steps from the Wines and Forsythe campus', walking distance to several parks including Bird Hill Nature Preserve, and yet just a short hike or drive to Kerrytown, downtown and the UofMichigan central campus - look no further! This move-in ready house is situated in the peaceful Upper Water Hill neighborhood on just over a half-acre wooded lot that was once a part of Bird Hill. It has a cozy family room with a wood-burning fireplace and a living room and dining room with large bay windows with views of the picturesque outdoors. Ideal for watching the changing seasons! The functional kitchen and adjoining eating area has granite countertops and a stainless steel stove and dishwasher. Off of the kitchen is a deck overlooking a backyard that's great for gardening, or at your discretion. A mudroom with a must-have half bathroom between the kitchen and 2 car garage is perfect for busy households. The second floor has a Master bedroom ensuite with a walk-in closet, two large bedrooms and a second full bath. Bathrooms have granite countertops, tiled floors and bathtub/showers. Near everything Ann Arbor, a must see!
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!