This custom riverfront log home is nestled in the woods on the St. Joseph River less than 2 hours from Chicago, & an easy commute to Notre Dame. Set on on 17+ acres, w/1700' of private frontage, the property has an 'Up North' feel, offering great boating & fishing, & lots of wildlife. An easy walk to Niles, a town of 12,000, and shopping at big box stores is 30 minutes away in Mishawaka. The house itself is extraordinary, made with 100 yr old White Pine logs from Ontario, with a 'magazine quality' interior design. Douglas Fir floors & ceiling, two massive stone fireplaces, limestone counter tops, & high end appliances. In addition, the private guest quarters above the detached 3-stall garage offers great space for family or friends. Property has an excellent income history.
Floors and ceiling are Douglas fir. Floors are varnished, and ceilings are white washed. Main level interior doors are from a 100+ year old home in Buchanan, MI. Kitchen counter tops are from a limestone quarry in Wisconsin. Massive logs average 24 in diameter, hand hewn and full Scandinavian scribed.
Finished 1,500 square foot guest quarters are above the garage. One bedroom, one bath, and large living space, with full kitchen. Natural gas, forced air heat, and Ac.
3-Car garage has radiant heat throughout.
High speed internet & Catv, city water & natural gas. Electric and natural gas lines are buried.
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