Estimate Finished Square Feet 1,266 Sq Ft Above Ground
Opportunity Knocks in the heart of South Lyon! Take a closer look at this property before the snow falls. Reach out to South Lyon Twp engineer to explore several possibilities. Re-zone with the possibility of up to 4 splits (15,000 sf each that translates into roughly a little more than a 1/3rd of an acre. At 37k per acre, you can easily budget to remove the farmhouse and barn and add a 26-foot-wide gravel driveway with a cul-de-sac. Or envision and build your forever home complete with a hobby farm. Be sure to wear proper footwear to explore all that the parcel has to offer. There is a grassy flat area towards the middle and the back third is wetlands. Sewer and gas hookup is available at the road. You'll enjoy popular South Lyon Schools and Lyon Township Taxes. Currently zoned residential. The property is to be sold in its AS-IS condition. Cash only.
Located north of Ann Arbor near Island Lake State Recreation Area, South Lyon is a small city with a historic village and community feel.
Why Residents Love Living Here: Residents love the historic and charming downtown area, access to green space, excellent schools, and the overall small-town, community-oriented feel.
Located about 19 miles north of Ann Arbor in the southwest corner of Oakland County, South Lyon is a city with a population of just over 11,000. Encompassing 3.5 square miles, this small city is primarily residential. Meeting at the intersection of Ten Mile Road and Pontiac Trail, the historic downtown district is home to several unique shops and restaurants, and is the heart of activity for the city and its residents. Here, you’ll find a mixture of businesses both old and new, housed in colorful, historic buildings. Downtown South Lyon hosts a number of annual events, including Pumpkinfest, the city’s largest annual festival typically held on the last weekend in September.
Residents enjoy the small-town feel of South Lyon, with the convenience of nearby highways connecting them to major airports and metropolitan areas, including Ann Arbor and Detroit. The city was originally established as an agricultural center and incorporated as a city in 1830. It has since become a center for manufacturing and has 70 acres of light industrial properties located within the city limits, providing a variety of employment opportunities for residents.
South Lyon has several excellent parks, including McHattie Park, Volunteer Park, Paul Baker Memorial Park, Andover Park, and Columbia Park. McHattie Park is home to The Witch's Hat Depot Museum and Historic Village, a historic village with six buildings: Washburn School, Queen Anne Depot, the Caboose, the Little Village Chapel, the Freight House, and the Gazebo.
Residents may easily access the nearby Lake Island State Recreation Area, a 4,000-acre park along the Huron River with several miles of hiking and biking trails, a couple of small lakes, and the only hot air balloon launch area in a Michigan park.