by Michael Perna
on Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 3:20pm.
Plymouth Real Estate Information
The City of Plymouth, nestled into the middle of the 16.6 square miles that is Plymouth Township, is conveniently located along M- 14 of western Wayne County. Plymouth has one of the lowest tax rates in Wayne County and was rated #1 place to live in Michigan in 2014 by Areavibes. Plymouth exemplifies historic charm with its Victorian-style and cape cod homes and historical markers. Access to major freeways, world-class industrial parks and high quality housing developments make Plymouth a top location for Metro Detroit buyers.
Plymouth offers senior services and is looking at expanding senior programs at the "Friendship Station", a facility for the senior population. Enjoy a walk through Kellogg Park and enjoy eats and drinks at the many bars and restaurants in the Downtown area. The Penn Theater in the heart of Downtown Plymouth opened in 1941 and has become a staple of the city and the community.
The Township contains numerous parks, baseball diamonds and soccer fields. The Plymouth Cultural Center and Ice Arena provides meeting rooms, hockey and ice skating, and the Compuware Sports Arena is home to the Ontario Hockey League Plymouth Whalers. The 80 acre Plymouth Township Park contains walking trails, sledding hills, a fish pond (with handicapped access), Sprayscape (water park) and is located adjacent to a city owned 18-hole golf course. The town also has three other privately owned courses and there are numerous golf facilities in neighboring towns. Plymouth homes are offered extensive recreation programs for all ages, and hosts many popular community events, including the Fall Festival, Ice Sculpture Spectacular (which draws over half a million people), and Art in the Park.
Plymouth MI Golf Courses
Plymouth has its share of Golf Courses.
The St. Johns Seminary and Golf Course has a golf course and golf school. This 18-hole public course is built on rolling terrain, and its undulating greens are difficult to read and well bunkered.
Hilltop Golf Course overlooks stately pines and rolling hills, and features a classical layout with some of the area's most challenging greens. This public18-hole course has tree-lined fairways and subtly contoured greens.
Brae Burn Golf Club is an 18-hole championship course renown for its fast undulating greens and is "Home of the Monster", a 617 yard, par 5, double dog leg. The course's greens are fast and somewhat contoured, and the fairways are open with sand and grass bunkers.
Fox Hills Country Club is a public, 63-hole course. It has five outstanding courses; one eighteen-hole course, three nine-hole courses that are played in eighteen-hole combinations, and an eighteen-hole par 3 course. The Golden Fox Course is its championship course, and has narrow fairways and marshlands incorporated into its design. The most challenging of the three nine-hole courses is the Lakes/Hills Course. The Strategic Fox, an eighteen-hole, par 3 course, is the most recent addition to Fox Hills.