An outstanding opportunity to enjoy independent living while having direct access to some of the fabulous four season recreation in the east central Upper Peninsula of Michigan. This remarkable 3000 sq. ft. log home is a recreational activists dream. Situated on 37.5 acres twenty miles north of Lake Michigan and thirty miles south of Lake Superior, this property has 1400 feet of the meandering and beautiful lower Stutts Creek running through. A year round county maintained road dissects the property and thousands of acres of public land surround it. The property has over a mile of nature trails within cossing bridges and winding among stands of northern white cedar with strategically placed benches to relax and enjoy its natural beauty.
An off-grid fully integrated automatic power plant with backup support supplies this home with a never interrupted source of electricity. Though the closest neighbor is over three miles away, sattelite TV and a convenient cell tower provide all the conveniences of city technology while allowing the serenity that this special property can provide.
The improvements include: a 3000 sq.ft. three level log home with dramatice views of the river, forest and quarter acre koi pond which is fed by an artesian well; a 28' by 50' two story log sided garage just ten steps from the rear entry door;and, a 30' by 48' storage barn with sixteen foothigh walls and two overhead doors, one of which is 14' high by 12' wide, ample enough to handle a large RV or watercraft with plenty of room for other toys and equipment.
The house is surrounded on three sides by a 1300 sq.ft. deck. Insideis agreat room with a twenty foot soaring ceiling covering the living, kitchen and dining areas in an open floor plan. The dramatic wood burning stone fireplace rises the heigth of the room with floor to ceiling windowson either side providing views of the river and surrounding forest land. The main level also has a guest bedroom, a full bath and a laundry/mud room. The 17' by 15' master suite on the third level overlooking the great room has a master bath with a jacuzzi tub and walk-in closet. A balcony off the suite overlooks the main road and circular entry drive. An office/third bedroom completes the third level and has its own balcony overlooking the koi pond below. Throughout the third level are dramatic views of this magnificient property. The first level is a900 sq' ft' family space with a bar, game area and dining area fronted by a gas fireplace and has a walkout entry. The first level is carpeted with a slate floor in the bar area. The second and third levels have hardwood floors except for the tiled baths and laundry/mud rooms. Exceptional and unique lighting and accents are found throughout the home.
Whether this property serves as a year round home or a northern retreat a fabulous experience awaits you, your family and friends.
For Sale By Owner Home Prices for Manistique, Michigan 49854