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Ken Weaver

  • MLS® #: 1856576
  • 9555 Fairview Avenue

  • Williamsburg, Michigan 49690
  • $1,950,000 REDUCED
  • 3 Beds, 3 Bath, 2259 SQ. Feet, 2.00 Acres
  • Single Family

Welcome to 'The Point', a one-of-a-kind property that will take your breath away. A cherished family retreat for many decades, this unique 2-acre parcel is the very tip of the Skegemog Point peninsula, boasting a generous 1,300 feet of prime, sandy frontage on both Elk Lake and Lake Skegemog, with sunrise and sunset views! Set beneath tall mature hardwoods and pines that tell tales of the rich history of 'The Point', this property is a reflection of everything that is good about waterfront living in the Traverse City area of northern Michigan. The main house offers 180 degrees of water views from it's abundant windows. Additional highlights include a knotty pine interior, beamed cathedral ceilings in the living room graced with a stone fireplace, skylights and a unique loft; and two master suites, each with a private bath, walk-in closet and fireplace. 'The Chapel', once part of a Catholic boys' camp on site, was built from site-grown virgin timber, and features a stone fireplace, knotty pine interior, loft, a charming vintage kitchen, and it will sleep 4-6 people. You'll find additional sleeping space off the over-sized garage, complete with a 3/4 bath. Additional buildings include a boathouse and the 'decoy shed', an important part of the excellent waterfowl hunting on this piece. This property is located about 15 miles from the Cherry Capital Airport, as well as the entertainment, shopping, and dining of Traverse City. Just as the waters meet at the tip of this peninsula property, so will your family long to come together at this special place, year after year.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #1856576
  • Price$1,950,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Master Bedroom LevelMain Floor
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths3
  • Square Footage2,259
  • Above Grade Footage2,259
  • Acres2.00
  • Year Built1947
  • TypeSingle Family
  • StatusActive


Ranch, 1 Story, Private Water Frontage

Community Information

  • Address9555 Fairview Avenue
  • SubdivisionMetes and Bounds
  • CityWilliamsburg
  • TownshipWhitewater
  • CountyGrand Traverse
  • StateMichigan
  • Zip Code49690


  • TV and InternetCable TV, Cable Internet
  • Garage Capacity2


WATER: Private Well SEWER: Private Septic


Detached, Door Opener, Paved Driveway, Finished Rooms

Additional Buildings

Garden/Storage Shed, Boat House, Guest House


  • Is WaterfrontYes
  • Body of WaterElk Lake
  • Frontage TypePrivate
  • Footage1,300


Priv Frontage (Wtr Side), Inland Lake, All Sports, Water View, Private Dock, Sandy Bottom, Sandy Shoreline


  • HeatingForced Air, Oil, Geothermal
  • Has BasementYes
  • BasementPartial, Unfinished
  • FireplaceYes
  • FireplacesFireplace(s), Gas, Wood

Interior Features

Skylights, Cathedral Ceilings, Built-In Bookcase, Bay Window(s), Foyer Entrance, Walk-In Closet(s), Pantry, Solarium/Sun Room, Breakfast Nook, Loft, Beamed Ceilings


Refrigerator, Disposal, Dishwasher, Microwave, Washer, Dryer, Wall Oven, Cook Top, Blinds, Drapes, Ceiling Fan


  • ExteriorWood
  • Exterior FeaturesDeck, Landscaped, Garden Area
  • RoofAsphalt
  • ConstructionFrame

Lot Description

See legal desc., Wooded, Level, Rolling

School Information

  • DistrictElk Rapids Schools

Additional Information

  • Days on Market155
  • ZoningResidential
  • Ownership TypePrivate Owner
  • OfficeColdwell Banker Schmidt-522
  • Office Address522 E Front St

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