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Ken Weaver

  • MLS® #: 1855818
  • 1568 River Drive

  • Traverse City, Michigan 49696
  • $550,000 REDUCED
  • 3 Beds, 3 Bath, 3615 SQ. Feet, 10.00 Acres
  • Single Family

MAGICAL RETREAT only minutes from town. Peacefully situated on the Boardman River this fabulous log home w/additional guest house & garage is nestled on 10 acres of wooded land with 220’ of frontage on both sides of the River. Sit and relax on the large deck with fire pit right at the water's edge or in your very own sauna! The main living area offers floor to ceiling natural stone fireplace, beamed ceiling and large windows & skylights to let an abundance of natural light in. The kitchen and dining area offers plenty of storage along w/ pellet stove or step out to a covered porch to enjoy the scenery while you dine with nature. Upstairs loft master suite complete with pellet stove, spa tub, sitting area w/ bookshelves, and balconies on both sides of the house for a complete panoramic view to watch the wildlife. The guest house above the detached garage has its own kitchen w/ eat-in dining and bonus room on the main level. Upper level offers living room, bath & bedroom. Also has a separate garage/workshop with frontage on its own creek. This home and property has been meticulously maintained and is ready for you to make memories with friends & family at this perfect spot to live and play in Traverse City! Quiet, wooded setting with a short commute to downtown! Don't miss out on this great opportunity to own a slice of heaven!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #1855818
  • Price$550,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Master Bedroom LevelUpper Floor
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths2
  • Square Footage3,615
  • Above Grade Footage3,615
  • Acres10.00
  • Year Built1990
  • TypeSingle Family
  • StatusActive


2 Story, Log Home, Private Water Frontage

Community Information

  • Address1568 River Drive
  • Subdivisionmetes & bounds
  • CityTraverse City
  • TownshipBlair
  • CountyGrand Traverse
  • StateMichigan
  • Zip Code49696


  • TV and InternetCable Internet, DSL, WiFi
  • Garage Capacity4
  • GaragesDetached


WATER: Private Well SEWER: Holding Tank/Pump & Haul

Additional Buildings

Guest House, Workshop, Secondary Garage(s), Sauna


  • Is WaterfrontYes
  • Body of WaterBoardman River
  • Frontage TypePrivate
  • Footage440


Priv Frontage (Wtr Side), River, Water View, Private Dock, Sandy Bottom, Vegetation to Water Edge


  • AppliancesRefrigerator, Oven/Range
  • BasementCrawl Space
  • FireplaceYes
  • FireplacesFireplace(s), Wood, Pellet

Interior Features

Jetted Tub, Foyer Entrance, Mud Room, Vaulted Ceilings


Forced Air, Wood, Geothermal, Pellet


  • ExteriorFull Log
  • Lot Description220x1980, Wooded, Level
  • RoofAsphalt
  • ConstructionFull Log

Exterior Features

Deck, Multi-Level Decking, Fenced Yard, Covered Porch, Invisible Pet Fencing, Porch

Additional Information

  • Days on Market336
  • ZoningResidential
  • Ownership TypePrivate Owner
  • OfficeColdwell Banker Schmidt-402
  • Office Address402 E Front Street

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