Is convenient access to Interstate 94 high on your list of priorities? If so, this neighborhood is perfect for you as it is virtually next door to I-94!
Vernon Downs is a cozy, quaint neighborhood on the west/southwest side of central Ann Arbor west of Pioneer High School on the south side of Scio Church. Living in Vernon Downs means that you have easy access to I-94 as well as a short drive to downtown Ann Arbor and the University of Michigan central campus within a few minutes. Don't forget that this easy access to I-94 means that surrounding areas of Ann Arbor are easily accessible as is the metro airport.
Vernon Downs is just a few minutes drive to shopping , restaurants and more downtown or at the mall! Living here means you can take advantage of all that the metro Ann Arbor has to offer. If you don't feel like driving and enjoy sports, then a 20 minute walk will take you to the Football Stadium where you can enjoy a game!
This neighborhood contains 411 homes which are mostly designed in the ranch style but with the occasional property being a two story or tri-level home. Houses in Vernon Downs range in size from around 1,000 square feet to over 2,000 square feet. Most of the homes here were constructed by Airey in the mid 1950's through to the early 1960's. Homes were built mostly in brick and offered quality construction with many upgrades including hardwood floors, fireplaces and in the case of many homes, a detached garage. Prices in this neighborhood range from around $100,000 to over $250,000.
Parents will be delighted that their children attend acclaimed Ann Arbor schools including Dicken elementary, which is located within the neighborhood and Slausen middle school (located close to downtown Ann Arbor), as well as the popular Pioneer High School which is situated just east of the community. After school there is always Mushroom and Dicken park to play in too!
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Ann Arbor offers great access to the expressway to get to Detroit or beyond quickly. A hop skip and a jump away is Zingerman’s Deli, Kerrytown, Kerrytown Farmers Market, Briarwood Mall, U of M campus, Medical Centerand University of Michigan football games. Drive to Veteran’s Park for figure or hockey skating, baseball, sledding, swimming, or enjoy fresh produce at Plum Market. For some specialty items be sure to visit nearby Morgan and York with video. Ann Arbor is a great place to live – convenient for all, including the Detroit metro airport, which is around 30 minutes away! Remember to be sure to visit world famous Ann Arbor Arts Fairs held every July. Click here to search Dexter Real Estate using our complimentary Ann Arbor Real Estate MLS Search service. Alternatively please contact Kathy Toth and the team if you need more specific assistance in your Ann Arbor Real Estate needs.
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