Melrose Street Gem

La Porte, IN 46350


Build Your Lake Front Ranch Home

Welcome to this charming 1.14-acre property on Melrose Street in La Porte, IN, a perfect spot for building your dream home. With over 390 feet of paved road frontage, have have easy access and the flexibility to layout your home and yard the way you want them. The land is inviting, partially cleared with a line of trees on the southwestern border, backing right up to the peaceful Lily Lake. It’s zoned R1, all set for you to build a cozy, ranch-style home in this friendly neighborhood. Location-wise, you’re in a sweet spot – just a little over an hour’s drive from the bustling city of Chicago and a mere forty-five minutes from the vibrant community of Mishawaka, with its great job market. And for those days when you want to escape to a nature experience, you're under thirty minutes from the stunning Indiana Dunes National Park and the shores of Lake Michigan. Imagine the picnics, hikes, and beach days! This property really offers the best of both worlds: convenience for work and endless options for play. It’s not just a piece of land; it’s the starting point for your next adventure.

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Property Details

Property Details





La Porte County, IN


1.14 Acres


Flat, Partially Treed

Road Access:

City, paved-road access

Property Taxes:



Residential District (R1)

Building Restrictions:

No Specials on Deed, Restricted to Zoning

RV Living:

Not allowed, but mobile homes are allowed on property with permit

Water Source:

Contact Water Department at (219) 326-9540

Electricity Source:

Contact Northern Indiana Public Services Co. at (219) 365-0679

Septic System:

Contact the Septic Division at 219-326-6808

Waste Management:

Contact the Street Department at (219)-362-2477


You can use natural gas but you will need confirmation.


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NW: 41°36'39.41"N,86°44'6.2"W


SW: 41°36'36.88"N,86°44'4.95"W


NE: 41°36'38.02"N,86°44'4.33"W


SE: 41°36'35.47"N,86°44'3.11"W

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