Estimate Finished Square Feet 1,828 Sq Ft Above Ground
You can have it all with this rare find; Saline schools, privacy and low Saline Township taxes. This cape cod home is over 1800+ sq ft plus 4 bedrooms 2.5 baths on a wooded acre lot nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac. This home features solid oak hardwood floors that run throughout the majority of the home, a newly remodeled 1st floor half bath and Z-wave keyless entry locks. There are Anderson windows throughout and a newer high efficiency furnace and A/C to help keep energy costs down. Distinct character is what defines this home, including a great wooden staircase and natural slate stone floors in the foyer. A one of a kind stone fireplace anchors the family room and entertaining is a breeze with the large screened back porch and natural gas line present for your outdoor grill. The spacious tree lined backyard offers a decorative pond with a waterfall feature, many raised garden and vegetable beds and beautiful mature landscaping. There is a whole house generator and 2.5 car garage with additional storage sheds on the property. The cellar door to the basement creates a walk-out basement making it easy to bring materials in and out of the available shop space in the basement. Don't miss this opportunity!
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.