This excellent, updated brick home nestled into a quiet cul-de-sac surrounded by mature trees and lovely landscaping, offers privacy, comfort and value with 4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a 2.5 car garage and plentiful entertaining space, inside and out. The owners enjoy the fenced backyard with large deck, patio, fire pit, and many plantings. This mid-century gem offers a spacious open concept lifestyle with modern updates.
Q. Can you describe the architectural style of the home?
This 1961 classic is a 2 story, bi-level with a raised main floor offering birds-eye views over the backyard and neighborhood. It is open concept living and has a fully furnished lower level with a walk-out to the backyard.
Q. What distinctive features set this home apart?
A vaulted, beamed ceiling enhances the open concept living/dining area while refinished hardwoods flow through the bedrooms and stairwell, maintaining their original mid-century warmth and charm. A large picture window overlooks the lushly landscaped back garden. The attractive red brick front of the home is set off by the crisp black shutters, quirky architectural accents astride the entrance door and a deep, nicely landscaped lawn.
Q. Have there been any recent renovations or upgrades?
Yes! This home has been updated throughout from the hardwoods, windows, tile-surround baths, kitchen cabinets, ceramic tile flooring and stainless steel appliances, to the new roof & gutters, sewer line replacement and new garage door. The wall cabinet next to the range has recently been wired to accommodate a second wall oven.
Q. Can you tell us a fun fact about the home?
This home comes with an adorable chicken coop! Bonus fun fact: both bathrooms have been thoroughly updated and come with heated flooring — take that Michigan winters!
Q. What makes the price of this home so great?
This home is a great value for the subdivision with it’s prime location, larger square footage, bigger lot and extensive updates making it a very competitive property!
Q. Tell us about the neighborhood / area of the home?
The home is located in the established Forestbrooke subdivision, a neighborhood off Packard featuring a variety of mid-century home styles built from 1950-1965 in the Ann Arbor school district. With tree-lined streets and nearby tennis courts, park and a community swimming pool, courtesy of Forestbrooke Athletic Club, this mature neighborhood is a favorite among homeowners. It is conveniently close to shopping, restaurants and all downtown Ann Arbor has to offer!
If you would like more information about 12 Donegal Court, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 or if you are scheduling a showing, please contact Kathy VanZwoll at 734-669-5971.