224 N. Davis St.
Impeccably restored, this historical, Swedish, century-old farmhouse, located on Davis St. in Ishpeming, was renovated in 2012.
Situated on plenty of acreage, this home on Davis St. offers a quiet and serene setting. Only about a mile from downtown with quick access to US 41, this property offers the ultimate in updated amenities while maintaining historical elements. The elevation of the land allows for privacy with lit nighttime views of the surrounding city, the best of both worlds. Most noteworthy, the architect who completed this extensive work kept the original blueprint of the home, garage and barn in tact. A combination of old and new create a beautifully unique and ultra-functional family homestead. To boot, this property is one of the only in Ishpeming City on a 3 acre lot.
Maintaining all the character and exquisite detail of its 1918 build, this Davis St. home is nothing short of amazing! It boasts a kitchen extension, convenient laundry room access right from the kitchen, an addition to the garage plus a comfortable, covered front porch. Wait, there’s more! Featuring a new furnace, water heater, wiring & plumbing, everything is fully reliable. Furthermore, a new roof with a gutter system is in place as well as new siding and trim. This home is adequately updated to last many years to come. To add, wood-trimmed windows lie throughout and are double hung.
It’s all in the details.
Gorgeous wood detail is found throughout this farmhouse. The window trim, baseboards, a built-in in the dining room, front door, doors throughout and staircase all feature dark wood, while the floors are lighter and offer nice contrast. The floor between the dining room and the living room showcases a crosshatch design, adding more special character and historical value.
All of the harwood flooring throughout the home is refinished. Especially relevant, the spacious and well-equipped kitchen includes Carrera marble countertops, a center island with ample storage and maple hardwood flooring (refinished). There’s also self-closing cabinets, an eat-in area, beautiful fixtures and a farmhouse sink, fitting for a farmhouse!
4 bedrooms, 3 baths & ample space.
The main level features a convenient mud room area between the garage and kitchen. In addition to the front door entrance, there is another door leading to the outside porch from the kitchen. Among the kitchen is a dining room, living room, half bath/powder room, laundry room and master suite. The master bath features impeccable cabinetry and tile work.
Upstairs lies another bedroom equipped with a walk-in closet and a full bathroom with a separate water closet. At the end of the hall is a walk-trough bedroom with a smaller bedroom behind it. These spaces are currently used as a studio and an office, respectfully.
In addition, downstairs, the basement is spic and span and includes extra storage space.
There’s more outside the house!
Describing this all-star property doesn’t fall short of mentioning the outbuildings! There is a spotless 2.5-car attached garage boasting oversized doors and a pull down ladder for access to the attic and extra storage space. Detached from the house is an additional 2-car garage as well as the barn, remodeled with an insulated main level and a second floor storage space. As if this isn’t enough, there is electric in place plus wood flooring! This space would function perfectly as an art studio or workshop. More noteworthy features include new drain tile, buried utilities and an underground drainage system. In conclusion, the outdoor views are enough to convince one to move right in, view this property today!
Listing and 3D Tour courtesy of Darlene Martin, 906.360.9028