This magnificent property offers an unparalleled living experience on a 1.3-acre lot providing serenity and breathtaking views of the treasured Bird Hills Nature Area. The main floor presents a harmonious blend of spaces including a family room that overlooks the lush backyard, large living room and elegant dining room. The versatile main floor bedroom has a private entrance and bath ideal for remote work or guest suite. The spacious laundry/mud room is conveniently located off the extended 2.5 car garage. The updated kitchen is thoughtfully designed to capture the beauty of the outdoors. Imagine preparing meals while enjoying the forest beyond the deck. When you're ready to dine al fresco, the large deck is steps away. Upstairs, you'll find four spacious bedrooms. The primary retreat is complete with access to an enormous closet, balcony and a private ensuite bathroom. The basement is fully finished, offering additional living space with a full bath and plenty of storage, making it an ideal spot for a home theater or gym. The location is premier as all school grades are within walking distance and it is a quick drive to downtown Ann Arbor. The best of both worlds - a peaceful sanctuary with easy access to city amenities.