Estimate Finished Square Feet 2,434 Sq Ft Above Ground
Welcome to this modern era farm house on over 2 acres with 3 barns, located between Ann Arbor and Saline. This home has a remodeled kitchen, five bedrooms, study, large living and family rooms, wood burning fireplace, two laundry rooms, and great storage. Kitchen features soap stone counters, stainless steel appliances, plus natural wood bar counter, and great natural light. There is also great natural light in the large family room with fireplace, and living room. Centrally located dining room is perfect for everyday use, and entertaining. A study and powder room round out the main level. Five upper floor bedrooms are complimented with a large bathroom. One bedroom is being used as a 2nd floor laundry and can be converted to a full bath. Bedrooms have wonderful hardwood floors. Lower level with laundry, great storage and recreation room space, plus a bathroom. The 2.22 acres is a vacation from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. All this with an 80' x 45' former dairy barn, 40' x 40' utility barn, and second garage/barn. The 2.5 car garage can fit three cars, has a workshop area, and a second level. This is a perfect home for those who wish for character and location!
Saline, with a population of about 9,000, is located just 10 minutes southwest of Ann Arbor. Founded in 1832, Saline has an agricultural heritage still visible today, although most current residents are professionals working in Saline or in the Ann Arbor and greater Detroit areas.
Newcomers are attracted to Saline by its proximity to Ann Arbor and Saline Area School District’s tradition of academic excellence. They soon find that Saline is a lively community, offering the charm of small town living combined with easy access to the commerce and cultural offerings of nearby Ann Arbor. Special events are on tap in Saline throughout the year, highlighted by the annual Celtic Festival, drawing thousands of people from southeast Michigan and beyond.
Saline Area Schools has a reputation of excellence, which is a significant reason why people choose to move to Saline. In 2011 five of the six Saline schools were in the 90th percentile of Michigan schools. In addition, Newsweek named Saline High School as one of the best high schools in America. Also putting Saline on the map are the Saline Fiddlers, Saline High School students who have performed all over the U.S. over the last 13 years, including three times at the White House.
Saline’s Parks and Recreation Department includes nine parks and the Recreation Complex, featuring two pools; an indoor track; basketball, tennis and volleyball courts; weight rooms; aerobics studio, and more. A full range of fitness and recreation programs are offered by the Parks and Recreation Department throughout the year.
Saline offers a variety of housing styles, from historic frame homes in city neighborhoods to spacious executive residences on large suburban lots.