1200 Brooklyn Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

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Apr 23, 2021
1200 Brooklyn Avenue Ann Arbor, MI 48104




Full/Half Baths


Square Feet
Estimate Finished Square Feet
2,314 Sq Ft Above Ground
328 Sq Ft Below Ground
Great location in leafy Lower Burns Park. Barely a mile's walk or bike to the heart of downtown, UM Main Campus, Kerrytown Farmer's Market. This lovely home has it all: beauty, brains, & brawn. 1920's quality construction, elegance & warmth, combined w/smart functionality for the way we live today. Decorative plaster walls, hardwood floors, 3 bedrooms (possible 5), 2 1/2 baths, numerous flexible spaces in a very practical layout. Charming vintage cook's kitchen with eating area, lots of cabinets & a generous, bright pantry. Gracious and cozy formal dining & living rooms, plus 2 smaller, versatile rooms on the main floor. Three bedrooms & a full bath on the 2nd floor. The third floor is a bright, open loft space with skylights & lots of built-ins, perfect for an art or crafts studio, library, offices, 4th bedroom or whatever you need. Partially finished basement has a potential 5th bedroom, offices, rustic full bath & a workshop. New boiler & gas fireplace, newer Anderson windows. Great outdoor spaces too: large front porch w/ retractable awning, numerous decks, fenced yard for outside entertaining, 2 car garage. Just a block to the bus to downtown & campus. One-Year Cinch home warranty.


  • Residential


  • Ann Arbor

Year Built

  • 1927


  • 3279119

Lot Size

  • Acres


  • Electric
  • Detached
  • Additional Parking
  • Door Opener


  • Other
  • 2.5 Story

Est. Finished Above Ground

  • 2,314 sq ft

Finished Below Ground

  • 328 sq ft

Eating Space

  • Yes

Air Conditioning

  • Wall/Window

Special Features

  • Cath/Vault Ceiling
  • Attic Fan
  • Loft/Bonus Room
  • Skylight


  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Range/Oven
  • Disposal
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer
  • Dryer


  • Wood
  • Tile
  • Other


  • Daylight
  • Full
  • Partially Finished
  • Plumbed for Bath


  • Yes
  • Blinds

Outside Features

  • Fenced
  • Cable Available
  • Deck
  • Porch

Lot Dimensions

  • 47 X 113

Road Type

  • Public


  • Yes


  • Yes

Listed By

  • The Charles Reinhart Company


  • Washtenaw

Cross Street



  • Ann Arbor


  • $7,435

Taxable Value

  • $172,569


Community - Ann Arbor Area

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.

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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!