Estimate Finished Square Feet 2,827 Sq Ft Above Ground
Remarkable one-of-a-kind home on 8.98 wooded acres in Saline Schools! Natural light galore from the floor to ceiling windows overlooking this tranquil setting, bursting with perennials for seasonal color. The entry level custom rosewood flooring is from Thailand and is exquisite. The kitchen has a skylight, custom Amish cabinets, eating area & is open to the living room & slider to large deck. Also on the entry level is the owner's suite w/sitting area & private full bath as well as a large 2nd bedroom w/another full bath across the hall, both with newer maple hardwood flooring. With 4-6 bedrooms possible there is enough space for everyone. There are five rooms in the walk out lower level. One is used as an office, another for storage & two bedrooms ready to go. There's a full bath and family room w/wood burning stove w/door wall to paver patio too. The 1600sf pole barn has a concrete floor, electricity & 2 overhead doors. Home has new roof and perimeter drain system w/transferrable warranty. Close proximity to Saline, Ann Arbor & area highways w/township taxes. We hope you love this property as much as the present owners have for 48 years!
Saline, with a population of about 9,000, is located just 10 minutes southwest of Ann Arbor. Founded in 1832, Saline has an agricultural heritage still visible today, although most current residents are professionals working in Saline or in the Ann Arbor and greater Detroit areas.
Newcomers are attracted to Saline by its proximity to Ann Arbor and Saline Area School District’s tradition of academic excellence. They soon find that Saline is a lively community, offering the charm of small town living combined with easy access to the commerce and cultural offerings of nearby Ann Arbor. Special events are on tap in Saline throughout the year, highlighted by the annual Celtic Festival, drawing thousands of people from southeast Michigan and beyond.
Saline Area Schools has a reputation of excellence, which is a significant reason why people choose to move to Saline. In 2011 five of the six Saline schools were in the 90th percentile of Michigan schools. In addition, Newsweek named Saline High School as one of the best high schools in America. Also putting Saline on the map are the Saline Fiddlers, Saline High School students who have performed all over the U.S. over the last 13 years, including three times at the White House.
Saline’s Parks and Recreation Department includes nine parks and the Recreation Complex, featuring two pools; an indoor track; basketball, tennis and volleyball courts; weight rooms; aerobics studio, and more. A full range of fitness and recreation programs are offered by the Parks and Recreation Department throughout the year.
Saline offers a variety of housing styles, from historic frame homes in city neighborhoods to spacious executive residences on large suburban lots.