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MLS 1108055
21805 Lower Skanee Skanee, MI 49962  

Country charm with historical elegance in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan is what this property provides. This beautiful waterfront country home is on 40 acres with a artesian well fed pond. Built in 1880, this home has been raised and expertly renovated into a modern country home adorned with character and craftsmanship. This quiet location is located on a county road that has year round access. Two bedrooms with a office that could be a third bedroom and two baths provide plenty of room for time spent with family and friends. Beautiful Sauna and full bath on the lower level. The front L shaped porch is sunny and inviting. The 25x8' screened porch facing the pond is tranquil and is a beautiful place to spend your evenings. The spring fed pond is home to rainbow and brook trout and even has perch and crappie swimming in it's cool, clear waters. Access to Lake Superior is just a few miles away. There is excellent fishing for lake trout, salmon, pike, walleye and many other species. The surrounding area offers many beautiful beaches, rivers and waterfalls to explore. The Huron River sprawls this area with multiple branches. The Main Branch of the river, which flows into Lake Superior - it is a top Steelhead destination! There are Huron River waterfalls within a few miles drive of the property - Big Eric Falls located just below the Bridge, Big Eric Falls No. 2 a 100 feet further down river, and No. 3 75-yards further down river. Seven waterfalls are on the East Branch: the East Branch Falls, East Branch Falls No. 2, No. 3, No. 4, No. 5, No. 6, and No. 7. Two more are further up this Branch. There is a Historic Fish Stocking Site at the Big Eric Bridge. The mature growth forests, mixed terrain of high rocky peaks, rivers, creeks, and ponds in the area provide a home to wildlife. Sightings of Bald eagle, Beaver, Black bear, Bobcat, Coyotes, Grouse, Pine martens, Wolves, and an occasional moose, are a given on this property. Whitetail deer migrate through this area from the Huron Mountains to browse in the old homestead fields and orchards in the Skanee area. This unique property will take you back to a quiet, restful place. See addendum for more.
Price $349,000 Ttl Baths: 3 Frontage:  Pond
Style: 2 Story Full Baths: 2 School: L Anse Area
Trailside: No Partial Baths: 1 Lot Size:
Bedrooms: 3 Waterview: Pond Acres: 40.00

Ttl Sqft: 1630 Garage:

Room Sizes

Fireplace:  None Garage Size:  Carport Living Room Size: 16x16
Year Built: 1880 County: Baraga Dining Area Size:
Lake/River:  Pond Deeded Water Access: Kitchen Size: 14x16
Waterfront: Pond Foundation: Block,Stone Family Room Size: 
Exterior: Wood Basement Size:    Full Bedroom 1 Size: 13x9
Construction: Block,Conventional Frame,Log   Bedroom 2 Size: 16x12
    Bedroom 3 Size:18x14

Addendum: This beautiful area is located 5 1/2 hours from Madison or Milwaukee. It is an hour from the Houghton airport and a little over an hour from Marquette. The beaches, rivers and waterfalls are truly spectacular.

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Copyright 2013 Upper Peninsula Association of Realtors (UPAR)
Listing provided by Upper Peninsula Association of Realtors (UPAR), database last updated Monday May 27, 2019
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