Closed by Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby\'s International
This special 4.85+/- acres of private woodlands, a quintessential classic Atlanta residence is both stately and quietly elegant. Over 300 feet of frontage! A beautiful approach to the home ends at the parking courtyard; mature boxwoods line the walkway to the front entrance. Double entry doors open to a grand foyer with 10 foot ceilings flanked by a spacious living room, formal dining room, and paneled library. The living room is anchored by a fireplace with a beautiful mantle: floor to ceiling windows and the large bay window invite the natural light in and offer views of the grounds natural beauty. The dining room and library each have a fireplace and bay window as well. A wide U-shaped hallway with floor to ceiling windows looking out to a formal manicured garden leads to the bedroom wings. Two bedrooms and two baths off the left wing and the master suite with fireplace, master bath, his/her closets off the right wing. Upstairs is a large suite with bedroom, bath, and sitting area. The pool and pool house are just steps away from the main house and overlook the expansive rear property. There is plenty of room for an addition, guest house, barn for horses. Norman Askins renovation in 2001.