Estimate Finished Square Feet 2,737 Sq Ft Above Ground 850 Sq Ft Below Ground
The renowned architect, David Osler, designed this Contemporary to fit perfectly on its hillside setting in the Village of Barton Hills. With strategic placement of custom windows and a tree-tops deck oriented toward Barton Pond, the panoramic views are the best to be found in all of Ann Arbor! Inviting the outside in, the light-filled interior is a wonderful surprise! Its finishes are the best that money can buy and the floor plan is creatively unique. On the main level, which is accessed by an artistic stairway, the heart-of-the-house living and dining rooms provide a great gathering area for family and friends, delightful breakfast nook leads into crisp white kitchen, lovely family room is also a perfect library or conservatory, and 1st-floor master has beautiful views of nature's best! Upstairs are two bedrooms, plus kid's hide-away room! Lower level plays host to large projects room. Walk to the Pond's edge, bike to the Country Club, or drive to downtown in just seven minutes!
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!