Rare opportunity to secure a 5 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath family home in the heart of one of Traverse City's most desirable neighborhoods. Personalize this jewel of a property which has been owned, well maintained and recently updated by one of TC's most treasured families for more than forty years. Home has a 10X12 raised deck entrance with built-in alarm security system and timed sprinkler system. Two car with automatic 9ft X 7ft wide X tall doors entrance into a 21ft X21ft garage. Consider Clancy Park an extension of your backyard. Send the kiddos off for the very brief walk to school at Eastern Elementary or Central High School. From your 20' x 20', elevated back deck, enjoy the visits from local deer families. The thoughtfully planned flower garden surrounding the home provides an amazing habitat for butterflys and birds. Store tools, equipment, beach gear and more in the newer back yard shed. Quiet charming neighborhood, within short walking distance to East or West Grand Traverse Bay beaches. Close to Downtown Traverse City, Northern Michigan College, Dennos Museum or just take a drive north and see spectacular views from Old Mission Point Light house; live your forever peninsula life now.