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Perry Pentiuk

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Leeward Shores Listing Featured in Detroit Free Press

By JC Reindl, Detroit Free Press May 29, 2016

Michigan House Envy in Traverse City

This ultra-modern house overlooking Traverse City’s West Grand Traverse Bay is a feat of Michigan architecture, offering visual awe without the flamboyance that can sometimes come in houses with big price tags, in this case just under $3 million.

Designed and built in 2013 by local native Michael Fitzhugh, the three-level house is situated on a high ridge and was inspired by natural elements and Eastern design philosophy.

The house’s central living area surrounds visitors with floor-to-ceiling windows and panoramic views of nearby treetops and the bay. A sitting and dining area opposite the kitchen floats through the air amid three walls of window glass.

“The biggest challenge was finding those windows,” Fitzhugh said this month. The windows ultimately were imported from the same Chinese source behind the unique and sophisticated windows of the Toledo Museum of Art’s Glass Pavilion.

There are four bedrooms, six bathrooms and a wall waterfall that gently flows down two stories. The house’s amenities include a pair of hot-and-cold plunge pools and a…read full article view video and see more photos of this amazing home!

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Perry Pentiuk

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P.O. Box 1140, Leland, MI 49654

231 631-2119231 631-2119 office

Venture Property, Inc.

PO Box 1140, Leland, MI 49654

As Managing Broker of Venture Properties: I have specialized in Leelanau County real estate sales since 1980. I have past and present real estate sales records in both Leelanau and Grand Traverse Counties. My specialty is listing and selling Leland Townships land and homes for which I have been blessed to dominate in both areas.