Franklin Knolls Homes for Sale
Franklin Knolls Homes for Sale
Franklin Knolls Homes for Sale
Franklin Knolls: Farmington Hills, MI
- Approx Price Range: $40,000 to $370,000
- Square Ft Range: 1500 to 2700
- Year Built: 1954
- School District: Farmington
Franklin Knolls homes for sale on Farmington Hills, MI are located south of 14 Mile Rd and west of Middlebelt Rd. The subdivision is in 48334 zipcode. There are 155 homes in the subdivision and they are ranch in style. Homes are settled on beautiful wooded large lots. Amenities include formal living room, dining room and family room. Large kitchen has breakfast area. Homes offer 3 to 4 bedrooms and 2+ baths. Master bedrooms have private bath and large closet. Yards are also spacious and private with many mature trees and dog run. Homes have basement for additional storage. Garages are attached and can house 2 cars. Desirable location close to expressways, shopping and more. Nearby subdivisions are Woodcreek Village and West Gate Franklin Village.
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Franklin Knolls Subdivision Location
Homes for sale in Franklin Knolls, Farmington Hills, MI are located south of 14 Mile Rd and west of Middlebelt Rd.
Short walk east of the subdivision are Tomatoes APizza, Walgreens and Johnny Pomodoros Fresh Market.
1.5 miles west is Orchard Place Shopping Center. It is anchored by Bed, Bath & Beyond, T.J. Maxx, Best Buy and buybuy Baby.
Orchard Lake Plaza Shopping Center a mile south of Orchard Place Shopping Center. The shopping center is surrounded by retailers including 7-Eleven, Party City, ABC Warehouse and Patel Brothers grocery. Dining options here are Aroma Indian Cuisine, Jaws Jumbo Burgers, Krishna Catering and Restaurant, saffron, India Flavors and many more.
Botsford Hospital is 6 miles south. It is a 330-bed hospital and a verified trauma center. Patients with traumatic injuries are treated by doctors who are specialized in emergency medicine, surgery, critical care and other disciplines. Botsford Hospital is also a base teaching hospital for Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MSUCOM) and Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine (AZCOM).
7.5 miles southwest is Henry Ford Medical Center – Columbus. Walk-in clinic is available to patients of all ages in this branch. Columbus branch specifically gives Integrative Medicine/Chiropractic services. For a list of all the services offered at this location, visit their website.
Woodland Hills Nature Park is 6 miles southwest. It is a sanctuary for native plants and animals to thrive within their natural habitat. The park is managed primarily for the protection of these species and features. It also provides educational, scientific, recreational and aesthetic benefits for the community of Farmington Hills.
Heritage Park is 6 miles south. It's a 211-acre park with 4.5 miles of trails for hiking and nature study. In the winter these trails are used for cross-country skiing. A large picnic area is located at the north end of the park. It includes a splash pad, group picnic shelter, youth playground, in-ground grills, two sand volleyball courts, an in-line hockey rink and six horseshoe pits. The picnic shelter is available on a "first-come" basis, but may be reserved in advance for a nominal fee. Also located in Heritage Park are the Spicer House, Stables Art Studio, Day Camp, Nature Center and Amphitheatre buildings.
Twelve Oaks Mall and West Oaks Mall are bigger malls 10 miles west. The two malls are across each other. Twelve Oaks Mall is an up-scale shopping center with a great variety of stores but at moderate prices. It has a great layout to accommodate many people especially during holidays. Some of the restaurants inside the mall are A&W All American Food, California Pizza Kitchen, Max & Erma's, Mrs. Fields, Cafe Bistro, Lakeshore Grill, Olga's Kitchen, Starbucks, The Cheesecake Factory and Taco Bell. Ladies can shop at Armani Exchange, Aeropostale, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, Athleta, bebe, Buckle, Gap, Garage, H & M and a lot more. Department stores inside the mall are Macy's, Nordstrom, Sears, Lord & Taylor and jcpenney. Across is West Oaks Mall. Some of retailers here are Art Van Furniture, Marshalls, Brookstone, Michaels, Old Navy, DSW Designer Shoe, Gander Mountain, Kohls, Bed Bath & Beyond, Big Lots and a lot more. Restaurants are Starbucks, Novi Siam Spicy, Cherry Blossom, Carrabba’s Italian Grill, and Novi Chophouse.
Downtown Farmington is 6.5 miles south of Franklin Knolls. It is nestled in the southwest corner of Oakland County and is within easy reach of four major freeways. It has over 160 businesses that include large national retailers and small boutiques. Downtown Farmington's Sundquist Pavilion and Riley Park host the Saturday Farmers Market; Rhythmz in Riley Park, a free Friday summer concert series; and other activities. The landmark Farmington Civic Theater could also be found here. Restaurants in Downtown Farmington offer a wide variety of foods, from casual dining, to formal dining, to international cuisines. Some of the restaurants in Downtown Farmington are Burger King, Cake Luv, Bellacino's Pizza & Grinders, Cold Stone Creamery, Starbucks, RUMI, and a lot more. Other stores in the area are Beyond Salon, Chase Bank, Castle Dental, Oriental Spa, and many more. Downtown Farmington has been actively renovating since 2009. Some of the improvements are new lighting, landscaping, brick-paved sidewalk and a lot more.
Farmington Hills Ice Arena is 11 miles south. It's a 70,000 sq ft arena with 2 ice surfaces and can accommodate up to 1200 people. The arena offers concession facilities, locker rooms, lockers, meeting and party rooms as well as, administrative offices. The facility provides both recreational and competitive skating opportunities. It is home to the Farmington Hills Hockey Association.
Franklin Knolls Subdivision Freeway Access
Franklin Knolls Homes for sale in Farmington Hills, MI are located 3 miles north of I-696.
Top 3 employers of Farmington Hills are Botsford Hospital (6 miles south), Robert Bosch Corporation (7 miles southwest), and Farmington Public Schools.
Hills Tech Dr is 7 miles southwest. Several companies are settled here including The Nissan Technical Center North America, Nissan Trading Corp., Bosch Group, Calsonic Kansei North America and Autoneum North America Inc.
Franklin Knolls Subdivision School District
Franklin Knolls students attend Farmington Public Schools. Farmington Public Schools provides services for students in Farmington, Farmington Hills and a portion of West Bloomfield. The school district operates 2 early childhood centers, 9 elementary schools, 2 upper elementary schools, 2 middle schools and 4 high schools.
Beechview Elementary School is 4 miles south. It serves 294 students in grades KG-4. Beechview Elementary School has the smallest elementary school student body size in the Farmington Public School District. In 2015, Beechview Elementary School ranked better than 71.3% of elementary schools in Michigan. It also ranked 4th among 9 ranked elementary schools in the Farmington Public School District. The student/teacher ratio at Beechview Elementary School is 15.7, which is the lowest among 9 elementary schools.
Warner Upper Elementary School is a public school with 828 students in grades 5-6, located less than a mile from the subdivision. The mission of the Warner Upper Elementary School staff, parents, and community is to provide each student with a safe, supportive and engaging environment, a diverse education emphasizing excellence in achievement, and skills enabling them to become self-sufficient and respectful citizens who contribute responsibly to the world.
Located 4 miles southwest is O.E. Dunckel Middle. It has 782 students in grades 7-8. According to state standards, 65% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. In 2015, O.E. Dunckel Middle School ranked better than 90.3% of middle schools in Michigan.
Harrison High School (also known as "Farmington Harrison" or simply as "Harrison") is a four-year secondary institution, just 2.5 miles south. The schools fields students from the cities of Farmington and Farmington Hills, and a portion of West Bloomfield Township. As of the 2015-2016 school year, the school educates a student body of 1,083. Harrison High School’s Mission is "to develop students to be caring and engaged learners who make informed decisions as they become internationally minded in their stewardship of the world and its resources." Harrison's mascot is the Hawk and its colors are green and gold. In March 2016, the Farmington school board announced that the school will be closed following the 2018-19 academic year, citing lower student populations in the city of Farmington Hills.
There are also private schools near the subdivision.
Maria Montessori Center Inc is 2.5 miles west. The school uses the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test every student in 3rd-6th grades. The ITBS is one of the longest running (since 1936), most respected, standardized tests in the country. It was developed by researchers at the University of Iowa and has been administered for years with little change, providing a consistent comparison of our students against others across the country. In 2016, MMC scored in the top 10% of all schools in the nation. MMC students scored an average of 3.7 grades above their actual grade level.
St Fabian Elementary School is 3.5 miles south. It's a private school that accepts students from PK-8. Educational excellence is equally matched by their strong commitment to the teachings of the Catholic faith and the spiritual, moral and social developments of all students.
The International School is 2 miles south. Foreign language learning is a cornerstone of The International School Program. Students are accepted on the basis of previous school records, academic aptitude, interest in bilingual ability and an international program. The International School enrolls students from a wide variety of geographical, social and economic backgrounds. Upon acceptance, a non-refundable registration fee of $500.00, and the non-refundable deposit of $2,000.00 are due.
7 miles south is Country Hills Montessori along Orchard Lake Rd. The school was established in 1985. It is privately owned and operated licensed by the State of Michigan Department of Human Services Bureau of Children and Adult Licensing. It is also a member of the American Montessori Society.
Stepping Stone School is 7.5 miles south of the subdivision. It is located along Grand River Avenue. The school accepts grades PK-8 and it has 72 students enrolled. The school's Magnetic Resonance Training Center is the recipient of a Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Students graduate from the 8th grade performing in the 95-99+ percentile for academic achievement.
Mercy High School is 4.5 miles south. It's a Catholic college, all-girls preparatory school at the northeast corner of 11 Mile and Middlebelt Roads. The Mercy tradition began in 1945 when the Sisters of Mercy opened Our Lady of Mercy High School at Outer Drive and Southfield Roads in Detroit. Throughout its 70 years as an exemplary high school, over 14,000 students have graduated from Mercy.
Art Institute of Michigan is 7.5 miles southwest. This school is a branch of Illinois Institute of Art in Chicago. The school provides education in media arts, design, fashion and culinary arts. It is accredited by the higher commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The school has approximately 596 under graduates and the acceptance rate is 59%.
Oakland Community College is 4 miles south. OCC has 5 campuses and Orchard Ridge Campus in Farmington Hills is the largest. It's an award-winning Culinary Studies Institute is found in Orchard Ridge Campus. The campus is also known as the fine and performing arts campus, and offers visual and performing arts programs as well as several design programs. Throughout the year, the Wallace F. Smith Theatre offers cultural events, including theatre and dance performances open to the community and students.
South University in Novi is 9.5 miles southwest. Established in 1899, South University is a private academic institution dedicated to providing educational opportunities for the intellectual, social, and professional development of a diverse student population. The Novi, Michigan campus offers focused and balanced curricula at the bachelor's degree level in the areas of business administration, criminal justice, healthcare management, and psychology. Other degree programs offered include a Master of Arts in professional counseling and a Master of Business Administration. South University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees.
Walsh College - Novi Campus is 9.5 miles southwest. It serves the residents and students of western Oakland and Wayne counties. The Novi Campus is a technology-enriched facility that operates as a full service campus with 35,000 square foot of classrooms, open computer labs, a library, bookstore, student lounge and meeting space. Founded in 1922 and celebrating more than 90 years of business education, Walsh College offers 19 business and related technology degree programs at the bachelor's and master's levels that are responsive to student, employer, and community needs. Walsh is a private, not-for-profit institution offering courses and services at locations in Troy, Novi, Clinton Township, Port Huron, and online.
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