Estimate Finished Square Feet 3,223 Sq Ft Above Ground 228 Sq Ft Below Ground
Built in 1890 by Israel and Olivia Hall for their family, 905 Olivia is one of the original homes in the Burns Park neighborhood. This lovely Victorian, impeccably maintained and updated to retain the best of the old, has a gracious front lawn, alley access, and a fenced .40-acre professionally landscaped lot. The 3223 SF interior includes a fabulous updated kitchen with a Wolf gas range/oven, SS appliances, granite countertops and plentiful cabinets. Original pocket doors separate the living/family/dining rooms or open to create a welcoming space for entertaining. On the second floor, all 3 bedrooms include en-suite bathrooms. The large master suite features a study, an airy bathroom with a skylight, and laundry. The third floor has 2 bright bedrooms and a 4th full bath. There's more: a traditional wrap-around porch, back deck and screened porch capitalize on this lovely leafy neighborhood. The .40 acre lot is professionally landscaped and fenced. There is additional 228 SF bonus space in the partially finished walk-out basement and a 2-car garage. Most recent updates include main furnace & AC, water line, hardwood floors and garage roof, all a few blocks from downtown.
Ann Arbor, the hub of Washtenaw County, is the sixth largest city in Michigan. A lively downtown and charming tree-lined neighborhoods make Ann Arbor an ideal place to live, work, and raise a family.
Known for academic excellence, Ann Arbor Public Schools District is consistently ranked one of the best in the country. Ann Arbor is also home to the University of Michigan, Cleary University, Concordia University and Washtenaw Community College.
You will find a wonderful mix of city advantages and scenic beauty in Ann Arbor. Nicknamed “Tree Town”, Ann Arbor has more than 2,000 acres of tree lined city parks. Ann Arbor provides endless recreation opportunities including trails, golf courses, canoeing, tennis courts, athletic fields and more. One of the most walkable communities in the country, Ann Arbor prides itself on being environmentally friendly with a progressive recycling program and conscious effort to preserve the city’s green space.
While surrounded by all of this natural beauty, you'll also find that Ann Arbor is less than an hour from the big city advantages Detroit, Michigan has to offer. Detroit is home to the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, several museums, extraordinary shopping and professional sports team including the Detroit Lions, Pistons, Red Wings and Tigers.
Within a four-hour drive of Ann Arbor are Chicago and Toronto, or take a 25-minute trip to Detroit Metropolitan Airport and the world is at your feet. Amtrak makes several stops daily in Ann Arbor, connecting passengers to over 450 locations across the country.
There is a very broad range of major employers countywide, many of them located in and near Ann Arbor. The University of Michigan, the University of Michigan Health System, and the St. Joseph Mercy Health System are among the area's leading employers. These opportunities allow many of the county's residents to work quite close to home; other residents commute less than an hour to greater Detroit or Lansing.
Whether it's life in a college town that you prefer, or the appeal of a small town conveniently located to a larger urban area, Ann Arbor and Washtenaw County has it all. Come see why our home is well loved by so many!