Estimate Finished Square Feet 2,660 Sq Ft Above Ground 600 Sq Ft Below Ground
275 S. Ann Arbor is a piece of beautiful history in downtown Saline. The historic J.H. Barr house Est. in 1873 has only had 7 families call it home. This meticulously maintained Victorian Italianate Colonial has kept the charm and detail of it's time and provides all you would expect in today's lifestyle, amenities, and upgrades throughout. Enjoy over 3200 sq.ft. of living space. The main floor has a private study/parlor, hardwood throughout living room and dining room, a centrally located wood burning fireplace, wood trim throughout, beautiful windows and doors, an updated kitchen with new counters and tiled backsplash, mud room, 1/2 bath, along with a private huge master suite with an inviting vestibule with gorgeous bookshelves and laundry closet, completely remodeled master bath, large walk in closet, and private access to the backyard. The upper level has 3 well appointed bedrooms, one with a ladder leading to a Cupola perfect for a reading hideaway. The lower level has over 600 sq.ft. of living space. The outdoor living space is spectacular with over a 1/2 acre groomed gardens, porches, patio, and screened in porch. Don't miss the over sized two car garage. Don't wait to see this one!
Saline, with a population of about 9,000, is located just 10 minutes southwest of Ann Arbor. Founded in 1832, Saline has an agricultural heritage still visible today, although most current residents are professionals working in Saline or in the Ann Arbor and greater Detroit areas.
Newcomers are attracted to Saline by its proximity to Ann Arbor and Saline Area School District’s tradition of academic excellence. They soon find that Saline is a lively community, offering the charm of small town living combined with easy access to the commerce and cultural offerings of nearby Ann Arbor. Special events are on tap in Saline throughout the year, highlighted by the annual Celtic Festival, drawing thousands of people from southeast Michigan and beyond.
Saline Area Schools has a reputation of excellence, which is a significant reason why people choose to move to Saline. In 2011 five of the six Saline schools were in the 90th percentile of Michigan schools. In addition, Newsweek named Saline High School as one of the best high schools in America. Also putting Saline on the map are the Saline Fiddlers, Saline High School students who have performed all over the U.S. over the last 13 years, including three times at the White House.
Saline’s Parks and Recreation Department includes nine parks and the Recreation Complex, featuring two pools; an indoor track; basketball, tennis and volleyball courts; weight rooms; aerobics studio, and more. A full range of fitness and recreation programs are offered by the Parks and Recreation Department throughout the year.
Saline offers a variety of housing styles, from historic frame homes in city neighborhoods to spacious executive residences on large suburban lots.