FOR SALE Benzie County getaway acreage

5 ACRES northeast of Thompsonville in Benzie County and along the Benzie-Manistee snowmobile trail which runs north to the Leelanau County line and south to Brethren in Manistee County. Recreational parcel has been used for deer hunting and is in a designated bird hunting area. Put your getaway cabin in this awesome spot. Acreage includes mixed hardwoods and cedars, and owner says there’s an artesian well in the NW corner. Fix up the rustic older small cabin needing your TLC.  This acreage parcel is next to STATE LAND and near Benzie  County’s wild and scenic BETSIE RIVER for kayaking and fishing and Little Betsie River for trout fishing. Close to Crystal Mountain resort’s ski hill, golf course, restaurants and award-winning spa. Thompsonville village amenities include a restaurant/bar with a great burger and the BEST RIBS around, a party store, a library, a post office and the town hall. Meet at the Betsie Valley trailhead in the village for hiking and bicycling to Benzie County’s quaint waterfront towns of Beulah, Elberta and Frankfort. $39,900. HERE

FOR SALE Bronson Lake Lot – 20 minutes to Traverse City

Bronson Lake is a serene, no-wake lake 20 minutes southwest of Traverse City and south of Lake Ann. Priced at $175,000. Call Stapleton Realty, 231-326-4000 or 231-499-2698.
Bronson Lake, 20 minutes southwest of Traverse City and close to Lake Ann.

This waterfront lot is a beautifully wooded half acre southwest of Lake Ann. 135 feet of lakefront on quiet Bronson Lake. Twenty-minute commute from this getaway location to Traverse City restaurants, wineries, events, activities and exciting nightlife. Lakefront property is all set up to enjoy with two docks, a firepit, walking paths and a spot for your camper. From here, take the pontoon up the Platte River and let the kids play on the sandbar. Bronson Lake offers swimming, fishing & no-wake boating. Near state land and the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy’s Lower Woodcock Lake nature preserve, hiking trails and canoe launch. $175,000  #1901273

 

FOR SALE – Lots near Benzie Villages

Two building sites on Moss Road, southwest of Honor.

Two Moss Road parcels are southwest of Honor. They offer 3 acres more or less with level land and some trees. Close to the Platte River, area lakes and village amenities. Call or text Stapleton Realty at 231-499-2698
Moss Road 3 acre parcels are found outside Honor near Cherry Bowl Drive-In.

Each building site is 3 acres more or less and mostly level and open with some trees. Moss is a paved county road off US-31. Lots B&C are zoned for residential use. Each lot is priced at $45,000. All are close to the Platte River and lakes, the iconic Cherry Bowl Drive-In, area golfing, Lake Michigan, and amenities — restaurants, tavern, pizza, gas station, post office, grocery store, senior center, bank located in Honor and additional village attractions and services in Beulah and Benzonia. MLS 1901629-1901631

 

PENDING SALE! Benzie County lake views

Back-up Offers Being Accepted. $675,000. Benzie County. Ridge top lake views of multiple lakes, including Loon Lake, Platte lakes, Lake Michigan and Manitou Island from this 3 bedroom, 2 bath home.  Attractive, up north-style year-round residence with detached garage features lake views, deck, patio, 4-season sunroom, craft room/office, family room, vaulted ceiling, updated kitchen, bonus space to finish above the garage and a whole house generator. More details HERE

OFFER ACCEPTED! “Mountaintop” Views of Lakes

BACK-UP OFFERS WILL BE ACCEPTED. Views reminiscent of northern California or Maine will dazzle you from this attractive and well-maintained 3 bedroom home on 2.5 acres. Wind through Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park land as you climb the drive through hardwoods to this special, private place. Prepare yourself for breathtaking views of Lake Michigan, Loon Lake, Manitou Island and the Platte lakes from the wonderfully landscaped yard, attractive patio, no-maintenance deck and the many windows of this saltbox-style home.
AnWarren Road ridgetop views of Lkae Michigan, Loon Lake, Platte lakes Up North or Western vibe prevails inside, with oak walls and vaulted oak ceilings and wainscoting. Features include a catwalk, and living room and family room woodstoves. (One is gas.) The four-season sunroom doubles as a birdwatching, reading or TV room/den. Here’s where you’ll likely spend a lot of your time.  That is, when you aren’t on the deck soaking in the sunshine and view. A cook’s kitchen includes a built-in desk for writing recipes, updated stainless appliances, granite counters, and tiled backsplash and floor. All beneath wood beams and recessed lighting. Updated bathrooms include tiled floors and tub/shower surrounds. Additional getaway spaces in the full basement include a finished family room with gas “woodstove” Benzie County home with views of Lake Michigan, Platte lakes, Loon Lake, Manitou Islandand built-in shelves and cabinets, PLUS a separate craft room or office … and plenty of storage. Natural gas heating and a whole house generator keep your indoor spaces properly maintained. A separate 28×24 garage comes with a bonus room above it for future finished space. Store all your BIG toys in the additional 32×28 pole barn. Roast marshmallows around the firepit. Watch the seasons change in all their spectacular colors, the freighters come and go, and the sun set and night sky unfold above Lake Michigan on every clear evening. For additional photos, room dimensions, price and other details, please click HERE

PENDING SALE! Traverse City west side lot for sale

Offer accepted on this building lot available for sale in a country setting on the west side of Traverse City. Level and open 0.68 acre lot along Mapleleaf Drive is ready for your dream home. Located in a neighborhood of nice homes. Off the main road but on a blacktopped neighborhood drive for quiet and privacy. Electric, natural gas, cable TV and internet available. Also a great spot for a spec house. Convenient commute to grocery store, hospital, west side schools, YMCA and all the downtown amenities such as dining, shopping, movie theaters, post office and West Grand Traverse Bay parks and beaches. Great work-from-home location or spot to unwind after a day’s work in the city. Lot dimensions and price HERE

Benzie County waterfront lot for sale

Waterfront lot view of Bronson Lake southwest of Lake Ann. For sale by Stapleton Realty of Honor.BRONSON LAKE – Lot for sale with 135 ft. waterfront on this no-wake lake southwest of Lake Ann in Benzie County. Bronson Lake is known for swimming and fishing. Half-acre lake lot is all set up for fun with two docks, a spot for your camper, paths and a firepit. Take your pontoon from here up the Platte River and let your kids play on the sandbar. Just a stone’s throw from thousands of acres of state land. Nice recreational location southwest of Lake Ann. LEARN MORE!

 

Benzie County Acreage For Sale

5 Acres For Sale by Stapleton Realty. Along the snowmobile trail, this wooded lot has been used for recreation, including hunting. Contact Christine 231-499-2698.
5 Acres, Bentley Road, Thompsonville. Offered by Stapleton Realty.

For Sale – Acreage northeast of Thompsonville in Benzie County and along the snowmobile trail which runs north to Leelanau County and south to Brethren in Manistee County. 5 acres of mixed hardwoods and cedars, and owner says there’s an artesian well in the NW corner. Fix up the rustic older small cabin needing your TLC.  This acreage parcel is near Benzie  County’s wild and scenic Betsie River for kayaking and fishing and Little Betsie River for trout fishing. Close to Crystal Mountain to ski, golf, dine and relax at the spa. Thompsonville village amenities include a restaurant, bar, library, post office and town hall. Meet at the Betsie Valley trailhead  in the village for hiking and bicycling to Benzie County’s quaint waterfront towns of Beulah, Elberta and Frankfort. $39,900. HERE

SOLD! Crystal Ridge Condo, Benzonia

Condo for sale in Benzie County. Crystal Ridge condominium unit end for privacy. For sale by Stapleton Realty. 231-326-4000.Enjoy carefree living on a ridge above Crystal Lake in Benzonia in this longtime condominium association which includes beautiful landscaping, a pool, tennis courts and walking trails. End unit lends added privacy.  Interior features include vaulted ceilings, fireplace, and an attached 2 car garage. Live on one level with a primary bedroom suite, updated kitchen, living room with fireplace, second bedroom and bath, and laundry. Full lower level includes family room, kitchen area,  2 non conforming bedrooms or office/craft rooms, plenty of storage and a 12×13 workshop area. Association fee covers lawn, exterior maintenance, snow removal, trash, water, sewer, cable tv & internet. Generator for the community water. Close to Lake Michigan, golf, skiing, & the bike trail. Photos, room dimensions and more details HERE

Sale Pending! Betsie River Getaway

Benzie County waterfront home for sale on the Betsie River. For sale by Stapleton Realty. 231-326-4000.Lots of interest in this year-round home on 1.3 acres with 200+ feet along the Betsie River outside.  Two stories, with living areas on the upper floor to catch the sunlight and a wraparound deck for the best overlook. Bedrooms on the lower level give you easy outdoor access in the a.m. and p.m., and you can put your work clothes right into the laundry when you come inside.  Located on the river’s Serenity Bend, where you’ll find your peace and quiet paddling and fishing (river’s known for BIG fish), far away from the city. Updates include central air conditioning, a whole house generator and a two-car detached garage. Landscaped yard has sunny garden spots and shade for relaxing. The Betsie River is a state-designated Wild and Scenic River and it winds it way to Betsie Lake, near Elberta and Frankfort. Price and details HERE