6494 Bay Ridge Drive, Bay Harbor


4 Beds
5 Baths
6,444 Sqft
3 Car Garage

With a perfect view of Lake Michigan’s turquoise blue waters from every room, this welcoming Bay Harbor retreat offers endless luxury and privacy. The home is nestled on 1.25 acres of land for a timeless, organic feel and a most expansive view of Little Traverse Bay. The home’s distinctive exterior combines solid stone masonry, limestone and cedar shake. The 6,500 sq. ft. floor plan offers 4 large en suite bedrooms and creative, convertible spaces for enjoying the home in any season with family and friends. The Craftsman-designed interior features walnut woodwork accented with stone walls and soaring beamed ceilings in a unique design-build project by Glennwood Custom Builders. The Great Room and Kitchen accommodate both formal and casual entertaining space with expansive views of lake and sky. The lower level Family Room features a generous 10’ beamed ceiling, two new large screen TVs with surround sound, a wine cellar, a bar and efficient kitchen. An upper level Guest Suite, with kitchen and laundry, comfortably accommodates a family in a private, self-sufficient living area. The home is constantly maintained and consistently updated, incorporating current technologies and luxury appointments. You’ll enjoy outdoor entertaining with a natural gas grill integrated into the limestone chef’s counter and buffet as well as alfresco dining and sunset cocktails on the select bluestone Veranda and flagstone Patios. Natural ledgestone walls and native plants complete a well-kept, mature landscape. An infinity edge pool/spa overlooks the 150 feet of tranquil Lake Michigan waterfront. Stone stairs accent a gentle slope to the patio and beach where you can enjoy sunbathing, swimming and sunsets. The opulence, comfort and unparalleled craftsmanship of this home are sure to create captivating memories for you, your family and friends for years to come. Offered mostly furnished.

Essential Information
MLS® #466139
Full Baths4
Half Baths1
Square Footage6,444
Community Information
Address6494 Bay Ridge Drive
CityBay Harbor
Zip Code49770
# of Car Garages3
Is WaterfrontYes
Has PoolYes

Patio, Paved Drive, Pool, Range, Refrigerator, Sprinkler System, Washer, Wood Floors, Security System, Paved Road, Cable, Cathedral Ceilings, Central Air, Dishwasher, Dryer, Garbage Disposal, Gas Fireplace

HeatingNatural Gas, In Floor Heating
Has BasementYes
BasementFull, Walkout, Finished
WindowsAluminum, Wood Sash
RoofAsphalt Shingle

Two Story +, Wood Frame/Site Built

School Information
Additional Information
HOA Fees4000
HOA Fees Freq.year
This (property or listing) is courtesy of

Kidd & Leavy Real Estate Co. LLC


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