11600 Watkins Road
Manchester, Mi 48158

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Jan 2, 2023
11600 WATKINS Road Manchester, Mi 48158




Full Baths


Square Feet
Estimate Finished Square Feet
1,537 Sq Ft Above Ground
800 Sq Ft Below Ground
Beautiful and secluded oak log home on 11+ acres. This is the quintessential Irish Hills. Atop one of the highest elevations, this home is at 1,000 ft! Halfway between Watkins and Wamplers Lake State parks this place is directly on a bird fly way. Eagles are commonly seen. A large stream (Iron Creek) runs through it featuring the contrast between the pristine creek course to the mature wooded upland. Deer and turkeys are in the yard daily. The house is all wood, all interiors are knotty pine and oak. The south facing open main floor (20 ft. ceiling) has a wall of windows, efficient wood burning stove, and large deck. The walk out basement has another bath and rooms. Primary bedroom is an open loft with a large soaking tub, and private west side balcony to enjoy the views and take in all the nature that is drawn to the native plants, trees, mature gardens on and surrounding the property. There is a large concrete slab for your garage/pole barn. House and decks stained 2021. Located on paved road 3 miles to US 12, 11 miles to M 52, abuts Frog Holler farm. The stove, refrigerator and hot water tank have all been adapted to propane. It has an underground storage tank that has a 1000-gal capacity.


  • Residential


  • Norvell Twp

Year Built

  • 1990


  • 20221045651

Lot Size

  • 11.43 Acres


  • 2 Story
  • Log Home

Est. Finished Above Ground

  • 1,537 sq ft

Finished Below Ground

  • 800 sq ft


  • Daylight
  • Partially Finished
  • Walkout Access

Lot Dimensions

  • irregular

Road Type

  • Paved


  • Yes

Listed By

  • 3DX Real Estate-Brighton


  • Jackson

Cross Street

  • US 12 N Wampler's Lake R Wellwood S Left on Watkins to shared driveway R at 1st fork R at 2nd fork enter at rear of property


  • Columbia

Taxable Value

  • $2,463


  • At Close


Community - Manchester Area

Manchester, a village of 2,200 people, is located in southwestern Washtenaw County, about 30 minutes from Ann Arbor, along the banks of the River Raisin.  Manchester offers pleasant small town living, and features a number of special events through the year, including the renowned chicken broil and annual Riverfolk Festival, as well as evening concerts at the gazebo downtown throughout the summer months. 

Manchester offers a mix of housing styles and ages.