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3324 Peachtree Rd. NE., Suite C. Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: 770-484-7888

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  • Cell 404.863.5667
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259 Fortson Drive, Athens, GA – $634,900

  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,745 Sqft
  • Sqft Source
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,745 Sqft
  • Sqft Source

259 Fortson Drive

Spacious and updated 5 bedroom/3 bathroom home on large, private lot conveniently located in 5 Points. This contemporary home has gleaming hardwood floors throughout all 3,745 square ft of living space! The home’s plumbing, electrical, roof, mechanicals, and more have all been updated. The main floor has an open floor plan with lots of natural light and is a perfect home to entertain in. The cook’s kitchen is sleek and modern, and features a commercial range/double oven, high-end stainless fridge, stainless dishwasher, solid surface countertops, custom cabinetry, and breakfast bar. The kitchen is adjacent to the dining room as well as a keeping room that leads to the an amazing screened porch which offers soaring ceilings with skylights and a dreamy outdoor haven to relax in. The living room has a wood burning fireplace and leads to a welcoming screened porch overlooking the front yard. The master is on the main with double closets and a lovely master bathroom complete with tiled shower, long soaking tub, and concrete floor tile. The second bedroom on main also has double closets and shares a vintage hallway bathroom with awesome tile floors. The large laundry room is complete with utility sink, lots of space for storage and/or drying rack, and large modern sliding glass door. The upstairs ceilings are 12+ in height and there is a large second living room with access to three more bedrooms and attic storage. All three bedrooms are large with lots of natural light; one bedroom has its own sitting area/study area included. The landscaping is a gardener’s dream with lots of native plants and beautiful stone walls and details. This desirable home will make somebody’s dream paradise. Call for your appointment today!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #8740987
  • Price$634,900
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths3
  • Square Footage3,745
  • Acres0.65
  • Year Built1965
  • TypeResidential
  • StyleContemporary
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address259 Fortson Drive
  • AreaCLARKE
  • SubdivisionFivepoints
  • CityAthens
  • CountyClarke
  • StateGA
  • Zip Code30606

Amenities

  • AmenitiesNone
  • Parking3 Car Or More, Off Street

Interior

  • CoolingElectric, Ceiling Fan, Central
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces1
  • Stories2 Stories

Interior

Bookcases, Cable TV Connections, Ceilings - Vaulted, Ceilings 9 Ft Plus, Foyer - Entrance, Hardwood Floors, Skylight, Tile Floors

Appliances

Dishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Microwave - Built In, Other (See Remarks), Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance

Heating

Central, Forced Air, Heat Pump, Electric, Gas

Exterior

  • Lot DescriptionNone, 1/2 - 1 Acre
  • WindowsDouble Pane/Thermo

Exterior

Deck/Patio, Other (See Remarks), Porch, Screen Porch

Exterior Features

Deck/Patio, Other (See Remarks), Porch, Screen Porch

Construction

Brick/Frame, Other (See Remarks)

School Information

  • ElementaryAlps Road
  • MiddleClarke
  • HighClarke Central

Additional Information

  • Days on Market47

Listing Details

  • OfficeChastain, Jenkins & Leathers
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Listing information last updated on April 9th, 2020 at 6:02am EDT.