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224 Fortson Drive

Athens, GA 30606
  • $1,500,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 5 Days
  • MLS #: 1019191
New On Site 5 Days Ago
UPDATED: 86 min ago
$1,500,000
  • 6
    BEDS
  • 0.45
    ACRES
  • 8
    BATHS
  • 2
    1/2 BATHS
  • 8,354
    SQFT
  • $180
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1971
County:
Area:

School Information

Elementary School:
Middle School:
High School:

Description

Welcome to 224 Fortson Drive located within the highly desirable Five Points neighborhood in beautiful Athens, Georgia. This stately and unique property offers an amazing array of amenities for an unbelievable and unmatched list price. There are 6 full bedrooms all with their own private bathrooms and enough space to accommodate any situation or need. Every inch of this lovely home has been thoughtfully renovated and meticulously maintained. Fenced and lush front yard is gated for off-street privacy and security. Inviting and generous covered from porch leads to large entry hall dividing the main floor living spaces. Study, auxiliary bar kitchen, powder room, spacious living room and formal dining room all featuring detailed, mindful millwork, beautiful and gleaming oak hardwood floors, as well as light and bright windows. Entertaining and chef's kitchen has a myriad of custom cabinetry and solid stone counter tops, island, plenty of storage as well as an adjacent scullery for overflow and clean-up. Secondary half-bath near by. Owners' suite is conveniently located on the main floor, back of house for privacy. This spacious, two-story room features a fireplace, large windows as well as detailed natural woodwork with a soaring ceiling height. Upstairs office or quiet get-away space. Spa-like bathroom has granite double vanity, separate water closet and custom tiled steam shower and soaking + jetted tub. Corner windows give this room lots of light and positive energy. Adjacent generous cedar closets with plenty of proper and thoughtful storage options. Hallway leads to walk-in housekeeper's cleaning closet and one of two big laundry rooms on-site. Upstairs has built-ins, bonus area for office or TV / reading nook and two spacious, bright bedrooms with full bathrooms and large closets. Downstairs leads to a neat mechanical room, two-car garage, comfortable family room with more custom millwork, fireplace and additional full bathroom as well as a private light-filled office with exterior access. Three additional sunny bedrooms all with en suite bathrooms also on this level. Huge eat-in kitchen and second laundry room to service this floor. Additionally, several French doors leading out to the custom stone patio and entertaining spaces featuring covered outdoor kitchen, alfresco dining and wood-burning double fireplace. Down another set of stairs connects to the terrace level gym / yoga room with full bathroom and steam shower. Exterior access leads to fantastic backyard spaces with heated, saltwater pool, jacuzzi, covered entertaining space, conversation seating area and putting green. High fence creates privacy and sense of seclusion and calm. Beautifully manicured pathways run along each side of home. This property is conveniently located just minutes from the bustling Five Points business district, Beechwood Shopping Center, local medical centers, downtown Athens and The University of Georgia campus.

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224 Fortson Drive Athens, GA 30606

  • Price: $1,500,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 5 Days
  • Updated: 86 min ago
  • MLS #: 1019191
6
Beds
8
Baths
2
½ Baths
0.45
Acres
8,354
SQFT
$180
$/SQFT
1971
Built
Neighborhood:
Fivepoints
County:
Clarke Co.
Area:
Athens
Elementary School:
Alps Road
Middle School:
Clarke Middle
High School:
Clarke Central
Property Description
Welcome to 224 Fortson Drive located within the highly desirable Five Points neighborhood in beautiful Athens, Georgia. This stately and unique property offers an amazing array of amenities for an unbelievable and unmatched list price. There are 6 full bedrooms all with their own private bathrooms and enough space to accommodate any situation or need. Every inch of this lovely home has been thoughtfully renovated and meticulously maintained. Fenced and lush front yard is gated for off-street privacy and security. Inviting and generous covered from porch leads to large entry hall dividing the main floor living spaces. Study, auxiliary bar kitchen, powder room, spacious living room and formal dining room all featuring detailed, mindful millwork, beautiful and gleaming oak hardwood floors, as well as light and bright windows. Entertaining and chef's kitchen has a myriad of custom cabinetry and solid stone counter tops, island, plenty of storage as well as an adjacent scullery for overflow and clean-up. Secondary half-bath near by. Owners' suite is conveniently located on the main floor, back of house for privacy. This spacious, two-story room features a fireplace, large windows as well as detailed natural woodwork with a soaring ceiling height. Upstairs office or quiet get-away space. Spa-like bathroom has granite double vanity, separate water closet and custom tiled steam shower and soaking + jetted tub. Corner windows give this room lots of light and positive energy. Adjacent generous cedar closets with plenty of proper and thoughtful storage options. Hallway leads to walk-in housekeeper's cleaning closet and one of two big laundry rooms on-site. Upstairs has built-ins, bonus area for office or TV / reading nook and two spacious, bright bedrooms with full bathrooms and large closets. Downstairs leads to a neat mechanical room, two-car garage, comfortable family room with more custom millwork, fireplace and additional full bathroom as well as a private light-filled office with exterior access. Three additional sunny bedrooms all with en suite bathrooms also on this level. Huge eat-in kitchen and second laundry room to service this floor. Additionally, several French doors leading out to the custom stone patio and entertaining spaces featuring covered outdoor kitchen, alfresco dining and wood-burning double fireplace. Down another set of stairs connects to the terrace level gym / yoga room with full bathroom and steam shower. Exterior access leads to fantastic backyard spaces with heated, saltwater pool, jacuzzi, covered entertaining space, conversation seating area and putting green. High fence creates privacy and sense of seclusion and calm. Beautifully manicured pathways run along each side of home. This property is conveniently located just minutes from the bustling Five Points business district, Beechwood Shopping Center, local medical centers, downtown Athens and The University of Georgia campus.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Traditional Construction Materials Brick Frame Hardi Plank Type See Remarks Exterior Features Fence Sprinkler Irrigation Lighting Outdoor Kitchen Pool Porch Patio See Remarks Gas Grill Garage YN Yes Other Structures Other See Remarks Parking Features Additional Parking Attached Garage Garage Door Opener Off Street Other Parking Available See Remarks Parking Total 4 Patio And Porch Features Covered Patio Porch Pool Private YN Yes Waterfront YN No Window Features Double Pane Windows Window Treatments

Interior Features

Appliances Dryer Dishwasher Oven Refrigerator See Remarks Wine Cooler Washer Some Commercial Grade Basement Bathroom Bedroom Exterior Entry Finished Garage Access Interior Entry Crawl Space Basement YN Yes Cooling Electric Multi Units Cooling YN Yes Fireplace Features Two Family Room Other Outside See Remarks Wood Burning Basement Fireplace YN Yes Flooring Other See Remarks Tile Wood Foundation Details Basement Crawlspace See Remarks Heating Electric Multiple Heating Units Heating YN Yes Interior Features Wet Bar Builtin Features Ceiling Fans Custom Cabinets Fireplace High Ceilings High Speed Internet Kitchen Island Other Pantry See Remarks Solid Surface Counters Cable TV Vaulted Ceilings Window Treatments Entrance Foyer Eatin Kitchen In Law Floorplan Loft Main Level Primary Storage Main Level Bathrooms 3 Main Level Bedrooms 1 Rooms Bathroom 5 Bathroom 4 Bathroom 3 Bathroom 2 Bathroom 1 Half Bath (Main Level) Full Bath (Upper Level) Full Bath (Main Level) Full Bath (Lower Level) Bedroom (Upper Level) Bedroom (Main Level) Bedroom (Lower Level) Basement Bedroom 3 Bedroom 2 Bedroom 1

Property Features

Association Amenities None Association Fee Includes None Association YN No Green Energy Efficient Insulation Home Warranty YN No Lot Features Level Sloped See Remarks Other Equipment Satellite Dish Possession Closing Property Sub Type Single Family Residence Property Sub Type Additional Single Family Residence Security Features Security System Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions None Tax Annual Amount 20201.37 Tax Year 2023 Utilities Cable Available Underground Utilities Water Source Public Zoning Description Single Family

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Classic MLS logo © 2024 Multiple Listing Service of the Athens Area Association of REALTORS®. All Rights Reserved. The data relating to real estate for sale or lease on this web site comes in part from the MLS of the Athens Area Association of REALTORS® Broker Reciprocity Database. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Signature Real Estate of Athens are marked with the Broker Reciprocity logo or an abbreviated logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing broker. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Signature Real Estate of Athens. Data last updated: 2024-07-14T17:21:19.573.
 
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