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Tim Keohane
Tim Keohane
Great Lakes and Land Real Estate Company

Sophistication in the Hiawatha

5709 Deep Lake Rd, Wetmore, Michigan 49895 - Schoolcraft County
$990,000 2 Acres
4 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms 4634 Sq.Ft.
Property ID 3178022


Upper Michigan Executive Retreat with frontage on two lakes for sale! This property is located on Deep Lake and Corner Lake in Inwood Township, in west-central Schoolcraft County in Michigan's Upper Peninsula! These lakes are part of the Corner-Straits chain of lakes, which can be located at the tri-county corner of Delta County, and Alger and Schoolcraft Counties in the Hiawatha National Forest - This is one of the best U.P. "Secret Resort" areas with stores, restaurants, fire protection and services nearby. These lakes are surrounded by the Hiawatha National Forest which provides opportunities for hiking, biking, viewing wildlife, and all kinds of Year-Round Outdoor Activities. The 477-Acre Chain consists of Skeels Lake, Corner Lake, Deep Lake, and Straits Lake. Channels with slow no-wake speed limits connect these warm water lakes to allow you to move among them easily. Corner Lake is a 151 Acre, 30 Foot Deep Lake that is known for Northern pike, Largemouth and Smallmouth bass, Bluegill, Perch, and Walleye. Deep Lake is a 44 Acre, 40 Foot Deep Lake that holds Northern pike, Walleyes, Largemouth and Smallmouth bass, and plenty of Panfish. Straights Lake is a 187 Acre Lake and Skeels is the smallest at 91 Acres. Besides boating, fishing, and swimming in Summer, the Winter provides cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, dog sledding, and ice fishing. Snowmobilers have 3,000 miles of roads, abandoned railroad grades, and special trails through hardwood stands and pine forests awaiting them. The Indian River and the Indian River Canoe Trail, a 59.1 mile long river, is a National Wild and Scenic River. This river is popular with paddlers of all skill levels. The scenery is beautiful, the trout fishing is good, and there is spawning habitat for lake sturgeon and habitat for eagles and ospreys. Bruno's Run Trail, a 9 mile loop ideal for hiking and mountain biking in spring, summer and fall and snow shoeing in winter, is located a few miles to the north. The property being offered for sale is located on a peninsula, and has 200 Feet of frontage on two lakes. The home, built in 1999, was positioned to take in the best views, and is surrounded by mature hemlock, red and white pine, maple, birch and aspens, a beautifully landscaped yard, and lakeside terraces. Lilacs, Roses, Grape Vines, and Fruit trees flourish here. A 96 Foot long Front Deck wraps around the home, and connects to a lower-level patio. Here you will find an 8x12 Bunk House, and a 16x16 Sauna complete with a Sleeping Area and Bathroom. A set of stairs brings you to another 24 Foot Landing Deck along the shoreline, and a 3-Boat covered Docking System. A custom paver driveway leads you to the 4,637 Square Foot home with impressive stone towers and exterior walls of cut field stone and cedar. The Entryway opens into an Open Concept Gathering Room/Dining/Kitchen Area with access to a lakeside balcony. A limestone faced Fireplace on this level comes up from the Lower Level, and soars up to the ceiling of this Area. The luxury Kitchen features custom Cherry Cabinetry! Off of this area is an octagonal Music Room with seating for 12, and built-in display cabinets, all finished in Oak. Completing this floor is a Main Bedroom Suite with Full Spa-Bath, and a Half Bath. An open Staircase brings you down to a massive Recreation Room with Lower-Level Fireplace, An awesome Wet Bar with seating, display cases, and lake views. Two Bedrooms, Full Bath, and a Chess Room (which could be a 4th-Bedroom), and Mechanical Room complete this floor. For additional Outdoor entertainment, you will find a Fully Decked Out Man-Cave in the attached 2.5 Car Garage, and steps away is your own Horse shoe pit. A 34x40 Pole Barn can store your vehicles and recreational toys.  Included in the sale is Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones' original private Cadillac limousine, custom made in blue and silver. This vehicle can be utilized to pick up guests from the Sawyer International Airport which is only 42 miles from the lake house. An Island located in front of the home may also be purchased separately. MLS# 1093549


From the L'Anse Welcome Sign take US-41 south 67+/- Miles to the Marquette Bypass. Take a right onto US-41 South. Go about 4.5 miles to M-28. Take a left and go 41 miles (through Munising) to Federal Forest Road 13 / Connors Road. Take a right and go 14.3 miles to Corner Lake Road. Take a left and continue to Deep Lake.

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Tim Keohane

Great Lakes and Land Real Estate Company

12 West Broad Street
L'Anse, MI 49946

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