1588 E Arbutus Lake Road, Traverse City


3 Beds
2 Baths
2,403 Sqft
4½ Acres
0 Garages

Amazing lodge style home on Arbutus Lake! Your private, secluded paradise awaits you at this ultra rare property just a short drive outside of Traverse City. In addition to the main house, there are 3 additional sleeping cabins (comfortably sleeps an additional 7 adults) + separate shower house w/ a 3rd bath & outdoor shower, & laundry/workshop. The incomparable setting of "Camp Loch Loon" boasts stunning panoramic lake views, sprawling professionally designed landscaping, + 700' of private frontage. This custom gem boasts handcrafted log timber frame, wood floors & ceilings, massive beams, + floor-to-ceiling windows framing superb lake views creating a feeling of sumptuous comfort & warmth. The home's great room with wood F/P & gas starter, dreamy chef's kitchen, covered outdoor porch w/ built-in gas grill, and water-facing deck bring families & friends together for fun, entertainment, meals and socializing. Those who enjoy a little more quiet time at night will appreciate retiring to the screened in sleep-porch or one of the delightful guest cabins, each with it's own distinct charm & unique personality for quiet time, reading, relaxing, and the best night's sleep you can imagine. Spend hours lounging in the sun on the dock, boating, kayaking, fishing (with all of your supplies tucked in the handy storage shed at the top of the lake stairs), or barbecuing on the deck while taking in the sights & sounds of the beautiful water at this private lake. The property is like your own personal resort which is set off the main road down a long, private driveway where you will appreciate the lush natural landscaping paired w/ established perennial gardens & towering mature trees that have thankfully been left intact to maintain the integrity of this enchanting location. For those wanting to experience an authentic northern Michigan lakefront w/ modern conveniences, this is truly the home to enjoy. Click on virtual tour link for an incredibly realistic view of the interior!

Essential Information
MLS® #1864432
Full Baths1
Square Footage2,403
Year Built1999
TypeSingle Family

Cottage, Private Water Frontage

Community Information
Address1588 E Arbutus Lake Road
Subdivisionmetes and bounds
CityTraverse City
CountyGrand Traverse
Zip Code49696
GaragesCarport, Paved Driveway
Is WaterfrontYes

WATER: Private Well SEWER: Private Septic


Priv Frontage (Wtr Side), Inland Lake, All Sports, Water View, Private Dock, Soft Bottom, Bluff (less than 10ft), Public Lake, Stony Bottom, Sandy Shoreline

HeatingBaseboard, Wall, Electric
BasementCrawl Space, Block
FireplacesFireplace(s), Wood
Interior Features

Foyer Entrance, Walk-In Closet(s), Pantry, Granite Kitchen Tops, Island Kitchen, Great Room, Beamed Ceilings


Refrigerator, Oven/Range, Disposal, Dishwasher, Microwave, Washer, Dryer, Water Filtration System, Freezer, Exhaust Fan, Blinds, Drapes, Curtain Rods, Ceiling Fan, Electric Water Heater, Propane Water Heater, Smoke Alarms(s), Satellite Dish

ExteriorStone, Wood
ConstructionFrame, Timber Frame
Exterior Features

Sprinkler System, Deck, Covered Porch, Invisible Pet Fencing, Landscaped, Garden Area, Built-in Grill, Porch, Screened Porch

Lot Description

see documents, Wooded-Hardwoods, Wooded, Evergreens, Sloping, Bluff Site

School Information

Traverse City Area Public Schools

Additional Information
Date ListedJuly 15th, 2019
Days on Market125

Residential, Outbuildings Allowed

Listing Details
OfficeColdwell Banker Schmidt-402
Office Address402 E Front Street
Property History
Status Changed from New to Active

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