273 Ridge Road, Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan


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About 273 Ridge Road

Located among grand estates in the heart of GPFarms, this enchanting French Norman Chateau is constructed of limestone, slate & copper with the finest materials & craftsmanship. The architecturally significant home was designed by noted architect, Alvin E. Harley and is highlighted by a central Belgian block granite courtyard w/ fountain and a classic Chateau turret. Intricately carved exterior limestone trim, elaborate hand carved crown and dentil moldings, gleaming hardwd & marble flrs, 6 fireplaces in Liv Rm, Dining Rm, handsome walnut Library, updated gourmet Kitchen, romantic primary Bedrm suite, lower level Recreation Rm. The dramatic marble staircase winds within the historic turret. Wrought iron gates, railings and metal work are by the internationally reknown artisan, Samuel Yellin. Elegant professional decor, each room featuring unique handcrafted moldings & trim. Central air. Generator services the house w/ exception of AC. Elevator from basement to 2nd flr. Slate roof w/copper gutters. Inground swimming pool. Irregularly shaped lot of over 2.5 acres. List of exceptions & stake boundary survey in associated documents. This historic property transcends the ordinary and offers a serene &private retreat from everyday life.

Features of 273 Ridge Road

MLS® # 50123267
Price $4,800,000
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms 7.00
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 2
Square Footage 8,408
Acres 2.50
Year Built 1928
Type Residential
Sub-Type Residential
Style Other
Status Active
Source MLS MiRealSource
Originating MLS MiRealSource

Community Information

Address 273 Ridge Road
Area Grosse Pointe Farms
Subdivision Joy Realty Co's Hamilton Park
City Grosse Pointe Farms
County Wayne
State Michigan
Zip Code 48236


# of Garages 4
Garages Attached, Electric
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool Yes
Pool Inground Pool


Interior Features Bay Window, Cable Internet Available, Hardwood Floors, Security System, Sump Pump, Walk-In Closet, Window Treatment(s)
Appliances Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Bar-Refrigerator, Trash Compactor
Heating Boiler, Steam, Zoned Heating
Cooling Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces BasementFireP, Living Room, Other (FireplaceFeatures), DinRoomFireP, Master Bedroom
Structure Style More than 2 Stories


Exterior Features Fenced Yard, Inground Pool, Lawn Sprinkler, Patio, Street Lights
Foundation Basement

School Information

District Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Elementary Kerby
Middle Brownell
High South

Additional Information

Zoning Residential
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

OfficeBolton-Johnston Assoc. of G.P.

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