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  • Active | MLS#: 1851557
  • 5Beds
  • 3.5Baths
  • 4,560Sq Ft

8201 & 8211 Timbers Trail Traverse City, MI 49685

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Listing provided courtesy of: RE/MAX Bayshore: 12930 S West Bay Shore Dr, Traverse City, MI

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Here's a chance to own a piece of history, The Lodge,The Cottage and 3 outbuildings (Ice House, Studio and Work Shop Garage) were part of the original J. Ogden Armour Estate an American Meat Packing Magnate from Chicago. (The original land managers home (The Lodge) and chauffeurs home (Ernie's Cabin) were converted in 1962 to serve as the mess hall/infirmary for the Timbers Girl Scout Camp). The setting is incredibly extraordinary, with stone lined walkways amidst towering trees. Adjacent to the Timbers Recreational Area a 279 acre nature area with 1800' of Long Lake frontage and also encompasses all of Paige and Fern Lake. This 6 acre estate includes 2 homes, a 5 BR Lodge and 3 BR Cottage, each completely remodeled from stem to stern in 2015. Other highlights include a true 'Chefs Kitchen' ideal for family get togethers or entertaining. The main floor master suite has stunning 270 degree views of old growth forests that surround you. This is A One of a Kind Property with a truly intrinsic Up North Feel. You are only steps away to the sandy beaches of Long Lake.

General Features

  • Year Remodeled 2015
  • Approx Year Built 1920
  • Type Residential
  • Type of Ownership Private Owner
  • Town T 27N
  • Township Long Lake
  • Mineral Rights No

Building Features

  • Above Gr. FINISHED SF Apx 4560
  • Additional Buildings Guest House, Workshop
  • Appliances Equipment Refrigerator, Oven/Range, Dishwasher, Microwave, Washer, Dryer
  • Condo No
  • Exterior Finish Stone, Wood
  • Fireplaces And Stoves Fireplace(s), Wood
  • Foundation Poured Concrete, Entrance Outside, Finished Rooms, Entrance Inside
  • Garage Capacity 2
  • Heating Cooling Sources Natural Gas
  • Heating Cooling Types Hot Water, Other
  • INTERIOR FEATURES Great Room,Den/Study
  • Master Bath Private
  • # Baths: Main 2
  • # Baths: Upper 2
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Full Bathrooms 3
  • Half Bathrooms 1
  • Primary Garage Detached
  • Roof Asphalt
  • Style 2 Story, Cottage
  • TV Service/Internet Available Unknown
  • Bathrooms 3.5
  • Total FINISHED SF Apx 4,560

Room Features

  • Bedroom 1 Floor Covering Wood
  • Bedroom 1 Length Apx 18
  • Bedroom 1 Level Main Floor
  • Bedroom 1 Width Apx 18
  • BR2 Floor Covering Wood
  • BR2 Length Apx 18
  • BR2 Level Upper Floor
  • BR2 Width Apx 20
  • BR3 Floor Covering Wood
  • BR3 Length Apx 20
  • BR3 Level Upper Floor
  • BR3 Width Apx 16
  • BR4 Floor Covering Wood
  • BR4 Length Apx 14
  • BR4 Level Upper Floor
  • BR4 Width Apx 13
  • Dining Room Floor Covering Wood
  • Dining Room Length Apx 25
  • Dining Room Level Main Floor
  • Dining Room Width Apx 15
  • Kitchen Floor Covering Wood
  • Kitchen Length Apx 15
  • Kitchen Level Main Floor
  • Kitchen Width Apx 20
  • Laundry Level Main Floor
  • Living Room Floor Covering Wood
  • Living Room Length Apx 25
  • Living Room Level Main Floor
  • Living Room Width Apx 20

Property Features

  • Number of Acres 5.83
  • Water Private Well
  • Water Features Other
  • Road Gravel
  • Sewer Private Septic
  • Driveway Gravel, Private
  • Exterior Features Sidewalk
  • Construction Frame
  • Lot Dimensions See Associated Docs
  • Land Features Wooded, Level


  • School District Traverse City Area Public School

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Ted Lockwood

231-218-5186RE/MAX Bayshore

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Price & Status History

Days on Market

  • This property has been listed on the market for 116 days
  • Average days-on-market for homes between $960,000 - $1,440,000 = 80 (in zip code 49685)


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Ted Lockwood

231-218-5186RE/MAX Bayshore

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Community Demographics for Zip Code 49685 (Traverse City)

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