1568 River Drive, Traverse City


3 Beds
3 Baths
3,615 Sqft
10 Acres
4 Garages

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
Full Baths2
Square Footage3,615
Year Built1990
TypeSingle Family

2 Story, Log Home, Private Water Frontage

Community Information
Address1568 River Drive
Subdivisionmetes & bounds
CityTraverse City
CountyGrand Traverse
Zip Code49696
# of Garages4
Is WaterfrontYes

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


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

AppliancesRefrigerator, Oven/Range
BasementCrawl Space
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
ConstructionFull Log
Exterior Features

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

School Information

Traverse City Area Public Schools

Additional Information
Date ListedDecember 17th, 2018
Days on Market339
Listing Details
OfficeColdwell Banker Schmidt-402
Office Address402 E Front Street
Property History
Status Changed from Active U/C Taking Backups to Active
Status Changed from Active to Active U/C Taking Backups
Status Changed from Price Change to Active
Status Changed from Active to Price ChangePrice Reduced from $575,000 to $550,000
Status Changed from New to Active

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