Just Listed! Wow! Historic Morgan School (with school bell!) in northern Platte Township, is close to Empire and Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, just down Esch Road. Specifically, beautiful Otter Creek Beach on Lake Michigan and the park’s Platte Plains trail system that runs from here all the way to the mouth of the Platte River (near Riverside Canoes and Platte River Campground). 1,250 square feet circa 1880s building (updated in 1970) is on 1.5 country acres. Features include original wood floors and a drop ceiling, a kitchen and two half bathrooms. Most windows are updated. There’s hot water heat and a well and septic. Use your imagination! Zoned RES/AG. Listed at just $265,000.
Christine just listed and sold this classic four bedroom home with 120 feet sandy beach frontage on all-sports Big Platte Lake in Benzie County. This desirable location in Lake Township is near Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and the Platte River. The home’s bright interior, views of the lake, wood floors and four-season sunroom made it a fine weekly rental in summers past. The benefits of lakefront living include panoramic lake views from the deck above the boathouse.
Benzie County countryside! Private wooded setting for this spacious ranch home on 5 acres next to thousands of acres of state land. Main level includes 3 Bedrooms, 2 baths, living area, mudroom-laundry with a half bath, and a large eat-in kitchen with a wooded view from the breakfast bar. Full walkout lower level has two more bedrooms and a family room, and is plumbed for a third bath. Repurpose a bedroom or two for your library, den, office or workout room. Check out these additional features. You can unwind in the main floor master bedroom suite with a soaking tub and custom tile surround shower. Stay comfortable indoors all year with a 90+ furnace, added economical wood boiler and central AC. Invite friends to join you on the house-length, raised back deck. The insulated, heated garage is perfect for tinkerers. A tool shed and storage sheds make it easy to stash your outdoor gear. Located just a short distance from the Betsie River for blue ribbon fishing. Close to Crystal Mountain for skiing and golf and a quick drive to Beulah for good food and fun shopping. $379,900. Room dimensions and more details HERE
Views of Crystal Lake from this ranch-style home on a bluff near lake access, shopping, golf and more. Beautifully landscaped, wooded and private, with an extra lot. Vaulted ceilings and sunroom on the main level, full unfinished walkout basement for additional living space, and a deck and drywalled two-car garage. $499,900