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Ken Weaver

  • MLS® #: 1859681
  • 509 River Street

  • Elk Rapids, Michigan 49629
  • $450,000 REDUCED
  • 4 Beds, 2½ Bath, 2400 SQ. Feet, 0.17 Acres
  • Single Family

Lake Michigan right out your front door in downtown Elk Rapids! Offered for the first time in over a half century, "Whrwythal" is a beautiful Victorian with intact architecture true to it's turn-of-the-century era. Located at one of the most desirable locations in northern Michigan, this property enjoys the experience of living across the street from Lake Michigan without waterfront taxes. Within Whrwythal (wherewithal) dwells fascinating history as it is one of the few remaining historically marked structures in the Village of Elk Rapids which is famous for it's natural beauty, history, artisan community, and abundance of nautical nature. The home is spacious, comfortable, filled with natural light, and just waiting for a new steward to refurbish this one-of-a-kind treasure. Stroll to tennis courts, shops, restaurants, and of course enjoy the best beach in town directly out your doorstep! Click on virtual tour link for incredibly realistic view of the interior

Essential Information

  • MLS® #1859681
  • Price$450,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Master Bedroom LevelUpper Floor
  • Bathrooms2.50
  • Full Baths2
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage2,400
  • Above Grade Footage2,400
  • Acres0.17
  • Year Built1884
  • TypeSingle Family
  • Sub-Type2+ Story, Victorian
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address509 River Street
  • SubdivisionVillage of Elk Rapids
  • CityElk Rapids
  • TownshipElk Rapids
  • CountyAntrim
  • StateMichigan
  • Zip Code49629


  • Garage Capacity2
  • GaragesDetached
  • Additional BuildingsNone


WATER: Municipal SEWER: Municipal

TV and Internet

Cable Internet, DSL, Cable TV, WiFi


  • Has BasementYes
  • BasementMichigan Basement
  • FireplaceYes
  • FireplacesMasonry, Fireplace(s), Wood

Interior Features

Solid Surface Counters, Mud Room, Formal Dining Room, Workshop, Beamed Ceilings, Vaulted Ceilings, Drywall, Paneling, Skylights, Built-In Bookcase, Foyer Entrance, Pantry


Natural Gas Water Heater, Refrigerator, Oven/Range, Disposal, Washer, Dryer


Natural Gas, Forced Air, Baseboard


  • ExteriorAluminum, Vinyl
  • Lot Description115x66, Cleared, Level
  • RoofAsphalt
  • ConstructionFrame

Exterior Features

Landscaped, Porch, Screened Porch, Bay View, Sidewalk, Covered Porch

School Information

  • DistrictElk Rapids Schools

Additional Information

  • Days on Market209
  • ZoningResidential
  • Ownership TypePrivate Owner
  • OfficeColdwell Banker Schmidt-402
  • Office Address402 E Front Street

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