1785 Yosemite Dr
Okemos, MI 48864 For Sale


Sq. Ft

"French Chateau!"A rare find! A beautiful timeless masterpiece, over 6,000 finished sq ft, a home built for family and entertaining with 5/6 Bedrooms, 5.5 baths & 4 fireplaces; nestled amongst towering pine trees in a private park-like setting at natures backdrop, located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac! A rich quality inspired by the refined elegance of the French countryside: plaster walls, built-in Hardwood cabinets and bookshelves in handsome Cherry wood detailing, Brazilian Walnut floors , fluted casings, 2-member wide base trim & Italian marble are some of the elevated, fine materials used.

The rusticated brick walk entrance leads visitors to the covered Front Brick veranda, the oversized entry door leads to the Grand Foyer. An appreciation of quiet elegance radiates from the polished marble flooring to the adjacent sophisticated living room, complete with embellished antique gas fireplace that marries an appreciation for modern technology and the sophistication of handcrafted art from years past, lighted built-in Cherry display cabinets & handsome bay window overlooking the towering pines that provide just enough privacy from the cul-de-sac...a perfect spot to unwind, read & relax. Steps away, beyond handsome French doors is a Gentleman's library...the perfect vignette of life that is lived with the utmost civility. Built in Cherry Bookshelves and cherry cabinetry with rich box panel cherry wainscoting completes this masculine retreat! This refined space can also transition to a first floor Bedroom as a full bath is just off the hallway! Also, directly off the Grand Foyer, the large formal dining room is enhanced by a beautiful bay window, and doubles as an elegant gallery space painted in a deep burgundy color that harkens back to the annual Paris fine arts salons, perfect for displaying your favorite framed works of art. The 2-story great room boasts an expansive wall of windows with ¬skylights...an abundance of light filtration overlooking wildlife & natures finest scenery! A fabulous floor-to-ceiling natural brick fireplace wall with built-ins for your treasured pieces & lighted accent wall to show off artwork! Adjacent to the great room is an inviting permanently screened in porch and large deck overlooking the professionally landscaped and fenced in backyard. The updated Gourmet Kitchen, modeled after the quiet elegance of a Provencal cookery, boasts high end Grabill Cabinets, top-of-the-line Wolf and Subzero appliances, incredible roll-out pantry and top of the line granite; Octagonal breakfast room also overlooks the backyard, gardens and deck! Storage abounds in the back hall, which leads to a large main floor laundry room that includes a convenient desk and built in cabinets, as well as a lovely half bath. The oversized 3 stall garage is filled with additional built in storage space. T-shaped Main Stairway with wide 2nd floor front-to-back catwalk overlook, a beautiful space for spectacular seasonal decoration or your favorite piece of statement furniture. Second floor Deluxe Master Suite boasts cathedral ceiling & French door to private treehouse deck - enjoy incredible morning bird calls! His/her walk-in closets, generous luxury spa-styled bath with vast counter space, double sinks, jetted tub, shower and separate commode. 3 additional generously-sized bedrooms with ample closet space, one Ensuite and 2 with Jack and Jill styled bath. Also, huge dormered bonus room above oversized 3 stall garage is perfect for homework/study, children's play area, or hobbies, with lots of storage cubbies and windows letting in natural light. Over-the-top lower level has direct access from garage, could be separate living quarters, boasts fully-equipped second kitchen, billiard area, home theater area, 5th bedroom or hobby room and full bath (kids will want to hang out at your house!) Many more features and updates: 4 gas fireplaces, many renovated touches throughout: curated, high grade crown and base moldings, Cherry and Mahogany built-ins, cedar closet, basement finished with same quality as above grade. Full house sound system, intercom, security system, recirculating hot water lines, front and back brick patios. Ideal location, close to high performing Okemos schools, Hiawatha Elementary and I-96, easy commute 5 miles to MSU and 6.5 miles to downtown Lansing.

Key Features of 1785 Yosemite Dr, Okemos, MI 48864

Property Type
Single Family Residence

Year Built

Air Conditioning
Central Air

Forced Air - Gas

MLS Number

Price Per Sq Ft

Time on Market
About 2 Months

Balcony, Cathedral Ceiling, Deck, Formal Dining Room, Foyer, Great Room, Home Theater, Lower Level Kitchen, Patio, Porch, Screened Porch, Vaulted Ceilings, Whirlpool Bathtub

Central Air, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Oven - Electric, Range, Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Washer

Basement: Egress Windows, Finished, Full
Bathrooms: 5 Full & 1 Half
Counters: Granite, Solid Surface
Exterior: Brick, Rough Sawn
Extras: 1st Floor Laundry, Built-In/Surround Sound, Cable Installed, Ceiling Fan(s), Dryer Hookup - Gas, Fenced Yard, Humidifier, Intercom System, Master Bath, Pantry, Smoke Alarm, Stove Hookup - Gas
Fireplace: Four, Gas, Masonry
Garage: 3 Car, Attached, Concrete Floor, Door Opener, Finished
Roof: Copper, Shingle

Flooring: Hardwood
Level: 1st Floor
Dimensions: 17.2x16.1
Dining Room
Flooring: Carpet
Level: 1st Floor
Dimensions: 13.4x15.9
Living Room
Flooring: Carpet
Level: 1st Floor
Dimensions: 16.1x23
Master Bedroom
Bath: Yes
Notes: Blinds also
Floor Level: 2nd Floor
Flooring: Carpet
Dimensions: 14.4x18.6
Window Treatments: Curtains
Bedroom #2
Notes: Blinds also
Floor Level: 2nd Floor
Flooring: Carpet
Dimensions: 14.2x13.2
Window Treatments: Curtains

Bedroom #3
Floor Level: 2nd Floor
Flooring: Carpet
Dimensions: 12.3x11.3

Bedroom #4
Floor Level: 2nd Floor
Flooring: Carpet
Dimensions: 12.3x11.3

Bedroom #5
Floor Level: Basement
Flooring: Carpet
Dimensions: 10.5x12.4

Other Room #1
Notes: Office/Bedroom
Level: 1st Floor
Flooring: Carpet
Dimensions: 17.8x13.4
Other Room #2
Notes: Breakfast Room
Level: 1st Floor
Flooring: Hardwood
Dimensions: 11.2x12.1

Driveway: Concrete
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Lot Size: 0.47 acres
Lot Dimensions: 64x184
Parcel #: 33-02-02-34-181-011
Zoning: Residential
Tax Authority: Meridian Twp
Taxes: $11,643
State Equalized Value: $319,600
Street Type: Cul-De-Sac, Paved, Public
Subdivision: None
County: Ingham

Date List Price Status
06/06/19 $724,900

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