Your Up North, Year Round, Vacation Home with water views from every room in the house. 100% turnkey where Up North living dreams come true. With panoramic views of Lake Michigan and the surrounding countryside, you will never miss a sunset and be able to enjoy pastoral views that every season brings to Leelanau County. Whether you are relaxing in the living room looking out the expansive picture windows, savoring your morning coffee on the covered porch, or watching the fireflies dance while sitting around the bonfire complete with concrete surround patio, there is much to appreciate about all the finishing touches this home offers. Bright, wide open living spaces emulate that true northern living, laidback feeling, and every custom touch was made with relaxation in mind. Wooden walkways lead you around the home allowing you to access the numerous outdoor spaces including covered porches on both levels, a lovely front patio complete with a pergola, and lower bonfire area. Additional distinctive features include tongue and groove ceilings, Bluetooth indoor and outdoor speakers, insulated and heated garage, and 40 year Certainteed Shingles. The walkout lower level, complete with kitchenette (including the wine cooler), offers a perfect space for those desiring an inlaw suite. Located in the quaint town of Empire, you are within walking distance to eateries and boutique shops and about one mile from the shores of Lake Michigan. Numerous trails to walk year round including Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore within a 10 minute drive, 15 minutes to infamous Glen Arbor, and 30 minutes to Traverse City. If you are ready to make your Up North living dreams a reality, come and see this beautiful home!