2144 South State Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104
Charm, A+ location, pedigree – this home has it all. The Dean of the School of Architecture, Wells Bennett, designed and built 500 Highland Road for his family in 1921. Steps from the Arb on a .41-acre lot, the flavor of the home remains, enhanced with updates. A lovely porch leads to the foyer and first floor with hardwood floors, restored windows, and original staircase. The large living room has windows on three sides and connects to the ample dining room. On from here, the kitchen has been transformed, all new and featuring a lovely cherry banquette with storage. A full bath off the kitchen, and a 1st floor primary bedroom with a new bathroom are tucked to one side. The heart of the home is the original family room were the rebuilt fireplace surround features a one-of-a-kind mantle with carvings depicting all the members of the School of Architecture in 1930. A private garden and Trex and bluestone patio are accessed from here. Upstairs, find a 3rd full bath, 2 additional bedrooms and a bonus room. The basement has plentiful light, laundry, and great storage. A newer garage off the kitchen has room for 1 car and toys. A little bit of history, lots of updates, this home is a gem!