MLS #1854609
Type of Ownership Private Owner


City/Township: Empire

School District: Glen Lake Community Schools

County: Leelanau

Type: Residential

Lot Description: Metes and Bounds

Interior Features: Jetted Tub,Skylights,Built-In Bookcase,Bay Window(s),Walk-In Closet(s),Pantry,Breakfast Nook,Granite Kitchen Tops,Island Kitchen,Mud Room,Workshop,Beamed Ceilings,Drywall

Exterior Features:

Bedrooms: 5

Bathrooms: 5

Construction: Frame

Deeded Waterfront: No

Body of Water:

Basement: Michigan Basement,Crawl Space,Entrance Outside,Stone,Unfinished,Entrance Inside

Garage/Parking: 1

Outbuildings: Garden/Storage Shed,Other,Workshop,Greenhouse

Road: Public Maintained,Blacktop

Roof: Asphalt

Heat/Cool/Type: Forced Air,Hot Water,Baseboard,Zoned/Dual,Ductless A/C


Charming circa 1890 farmhouse, currently operated as the Sleeping Bear Bed and Breakfast, this five bedroom, five bathroom home, has been nicely upgraded over the years and would make a great family home. Two bedrooms on the main level each with private bathrooms, three on the upper level, one with a private bath, the other two share an additional one. Wonderfully appointed gourmet kitchen, Viking dual fuel range, Bosch dishwasher, 3 door refrigerator, island kitchen, granite counter tops, south facing dining room, wine cellar, new boiler system in 2107, and mini-split A/C units for cooling. Wonderful yard with beautiful gardens and outdoor living/kitchen areas, the perfect spaces to share with family and friends when you want to relax outside after a day touring the local wineries, enjoying the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, bike riding, or any number of other fun activities you may choose. Some furnishings and equipment are available for sale. Several vintage out buildings provide lots of storage, heated workshop, and "potential" other uses, former ice house doubles as a cute garden/storage shed (would make a great sauna!), newer rebuilt garage/storage building. Come and live the Leelanau dream! Also offered with The Sleeping Bear Bed and Breakfast business component, MLS#1846806.



M-72 West from Traverse City, 16 Miles on Corner of M-72 and Gilbert Road


11977 S Gilbert Road
Empire, MI 49630


Listing Agent/Agency:
Serbin Real Estate 
6675 W. Western Avenue, MI, 49636