5542 Lower Shore Drive, Harbor Springs, MI 49740-9999
A first time offering, this uniquely buffed Lake Michigan home is barely unwrapped from its recent completion. It is located just minutes from the family-friendly downtown Harbor Springs, the house sits privately along the idyll that is Lower Shore Drive. This is a forever home, a place in which to relax and repair from the rigors of life; a place to be with friends and family, generating memories. That was the intent with which it was built, designed by, River West Designs, with a meticulous eye to optimize space, light and views using beautifully harmonious, natural materials of exacting quality that dovetail seamlessly in terms of texture and tone, this 4-5 bedroom, 3.5-bath home provides 5474 sq.ft. of truly serene living space. The main level features and open floor plan including a large master-suite with enchanting views of the water; a gourmet custom kitchen where you can cook and linger in comfort around the double islands and designer appliances; a great room overlooking an expanse of ever changing waterscape with a two-sided fireplace; a fabulous home gym and a first floor laundry room. The upper level consists of 3 large bedrooms all of which have alluring and beguiling views of the beach, the Great Lake and horizon. 2 full baths, an office (or additional bedroom), and a reflective reading area at the top of the stairs. Linked to the house is a full triple garage embracing space for a collectible car, which the house seems to invite. The property lot measures 100’ along the shore, and its Southwest orientation means that you will never tire of watching the sunset over Lake Michigan. The beach side deck, accessed by newly placed oversize stone steps is almost hypnotic! With its extra wide, 1500+ sq.ft. of covered, wrap-round porch with overtures from a bygone era, this is truly an opportunity to own what is an absolutely superbly crafted home, with extraordinarily loving neighbors, in one of the most sought after resort areas in Northern Michigan.
North on Lower Shore Drive from Harbor Springs. Just beyond 5 Mile Creek.