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MLS 1107500
593 Sunset Lake Iron River, MI 49935-0000  

MICHIGAN WATERFRONT COTTAGE FOR SALE! This 690-Square Foot 2-Bedroom Cottage is located on a .428-Acre Parcel with 95-Feet of Sunset Lake frontage! Sunset Lake is an all-sports lake located in Bates Township, in south-central Iron County in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. You can find it about three miles east of the Village of Iron River. This township is located at the western end of the Menominee Iron Range, which provided employment, and much of the Nation's iron ore in the 1800s and 1900s. The range has been inactive for many decades. Logging began in the area in 1875, and many lumber mills sprang up in the area at that time. The township has evolved from a mining, logging, farming community to a bedroom community and prime destination for recreation! The Bates Township numerous lakes, ponds, and streams are known for the outdoor recreation they provide. Sunset Lake is about 530-Acres in size and reaches a maximum depth of 54-Feet. It is the largest lake in the southern rectangle of the township, and is the 2nd largest in the township. (The largest in the northern rectangle of the township is 994-Acre Perch Lake.) Sunset Lake enjoyed a rich history for recreational events. A township park and large dance pavilion has existed on the south shore of the lake since the early 1900s. Called the Bates Township Park, today you will find a pavilion with a large stone fireplace, picnic tables, grills, a baseball field, basketball court, and a children's playground with several activity areas. A great place to join family and friends for group functions! A beach, and a nice hard-surfaced boat ramp is also located there to launch your boats. There are shallows along the edge of the lake, and in the N-W corner. The State has stocked this lake with many species, and Walleye and Northern pike provide lots of action. Jumbo perch, Crappie, and Panfish are also found throughout the lake. There is even Ice-Fishing action in the winter! If you are seeking some river fishing, the Paint river, a blue-ribbon trout stream is a water body also located in this township! Not far away, south-east of the property is the George Young Golf and Recreation Complex. It is a first class golf course with two elegant golf courses with beautiful terrain. Hunting is a big part of life in Iron County. Walk in access for hunting and trapping is less than a mile away on Corporate CFA Lands. White tail deer, ruffed grouse, and bear make up the area's great hunting. Winter activities in the area includes alpine and nordic skiing, and snowboarding. Two ski locations are in the area, the Spring Valley Ski Hill, and Ski Brule, which is rated the #1 Family Resort in the Midwest. It has downhill and cross country skiing, and other fun family activities. Iron County has over 200 miles of well-marked and groomed Snowmobiling trails through scenic woods. The Iron Range Trails cover Amasa, Crystal Falls, Iron River, and Sidnaw - and connect ... Continued In Addendum
Price $143,800 Ttl Baths: 1 Frontage:  Interior Lake
Style: 1 Story,Camp or Cottage Full Baths: 0 School: West Iron County
Trailside: No Partial Baths: 1 Lot Size:
Bedrooms: 2 Waterview: Interior Lake Acres: 0.42

Ttl Sqft: 690 Garage:

Room Sizes

Fireplace:  None Garage Size:  None Living Room Size: 10x19
Year Built: 1960 County: Iron Dining Area Size: 5x7
Lake/River:  Sunset Lake Deeded Water Access: Interior Lake Kitchen Size: 8x11
Waterfront: Interior Lake Foundation: Concrete Piers Family Room Size: 
Exterior: Cedar Basement Size:    None Bedroom 1 Size: 9x13
Construction: Conventional Frame   Bedroom 2 Size: 8x9
    Bedroom 3 Size:

Addendum: Remarks Continued: with the vast trail systems of the Upper Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin. Other area Sports and Adventure Activities include cycling, hiking, mountain biking. The Cottage offered for sale is nestled between tall coniferous trees that provide shade, and give you that ever green up-north feeling. The low profile exterior design is complete with cedar shake siding, a shingled hip roof, shuttered window trimming, and two cute open entrance porches. Inside you will find an Open Concept Great Room with Living, Kitchen, and Dining Area. It features knotty pine walls and custom built cabinets, and hardwood floors. The two bedrooms are 9x13 and 8x9, and there is a 3/4 Bath. Outside you will find a shoreside fire pit-picnic area and a gently sloping approach to the lake. There is a dock to launch your boats, kayaks, and water toys - and an 8x14 storage shed. If you are seeking that special Up-North waterfront dream cottage be sure to schedule your private tour today!

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