567 Fortson Road, Athens, GA 30606 | 987471 | RE/MAX of Georgia

567 Fortson Road $1,700,000


    567 Fortson Road Athens, GA 30606

    • 5 Beds
    • 6 Baths
    • Single Family
    • MLS# 987471
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    Welcome to 567 Fortson Road in highly sought after Five Points. This elegant 5 BR 5.5 BA home designed by award winning architect David Matheny is situated on almost two acres of wooded land nestled off of West Lake Drive in Athens, Georgia. A long circular drive leads to this traditional and stately brick home. The open foyer leads to a formal living room and dining room featuring lovely oak hardwood floors, custom built-ins and detailed custom millwork. An expansive chef's kitchen for entertaining has solid surface countertops, custom cabinetry, island, built-ins, walk-in pantry, a solid bank of windows / door allowing light and views from the back yard. Eat-in breakfast and seating areas, access to laundry room, powder room and two-car garage beyond. Generous screened porch off back of house for almost year-round use. Sophisticated study / den with dedicated full bathroom also on this main floor as well as the private primary suite with fireplace, full bathroom and ample closet spaces. Upstairs there is a casual landing area for sitting or reading. Three large bedrooms with two full bathrooms on this level. Plenty of closet spaces as well as a storage room round out this area. Terrace level there is a sun filled office, exercise area, full bathroom and a large game / media room with kitchenette, built-ins and full-size pool table. Exterior access and light filled windows create a cheery flex space to escape on this lower floor. Voluminous storage room and mechanical room also on this level. Thoughtfully manicured grounds with walking paths and patio surround this beautiful home and allow for a lovely and tranquil in-town get-away just minutes from Beechwood Shopping Center, Five Points Business District, medical centers, downtown Athens and The University of Georgia.

    • General Features
      • Apx Age 39
      • Area 06:Five Points/University
      • Subdivision Fivepoints
      • County Clarke Co.
      • Short Sale 0
      • Year Built 1983
    • Building Features
      • Air Central Electric
      • Amenities None
      • Appliances Dryer, Standard Oven, Wall Oven, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer
      • Apx Total Heated SqFt 6148
      • Construction Brick, Frame
      • Exterior Features Covered Porch, Patio, Screened Porch
      • Extras Attic Storage, Handicap Access, Cable Available, High Speed Internet Available, Garage Door Opener
      • Fireplace 2+ Fireplaces
      • Floors Brick, Wood, Carpet, Tile
      • Foundation Basement Basement, Finished, Media/Rec Room, Other, Bath, Interior Access, Exterior Access, Kitchen
      • Garage Attached
      • Garage Carport Capacity 2.00
      • Green Features Energy Star Appliances or Guide
      • Heat Central
      • Interior Features 9 Ft+ Ceilings, Fireplace, Window Treatments, Built-ins, Ceiling Fan, Security System, Window Blinds
      • Kitchen Features Island,Solid Surface Countertop,Pantry,Other-See Remarks,Back Splash,Custom Cabinetry
      • Sewer City/County
      • Stories One and One Half
      • Style Traditional
      • Full Bathrooms 5
      • Bedrooms 5
      • Half Bathrooms 1
    • Room Features
      • Number of Basement Baths 1
    • Property Features
      • Apx Acres 1.86
      • Lot Size Acreage 1+ - 2
      • Number of Parking Space 5
      • Water City/County
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Alps Road
      • Middle School Clarke Middle
      • High School Clarke Central


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    30606 (Athens) Demographics

    32 Median Age
    1,480 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    55% College Educated
    $50,482 Estimated Median Income
    8,641 Estimated Total Home Owners
    10,361 Estimated Total Renters
    45% / 55% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    2 Estimated Average Household Size
    45,698 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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    $339,000 Median Sales Price
    52 Homes Sold
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        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $1,700,000
        4/25/2022 12:56:30 PM Price Reduced Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $1,700,000 -8.11%
        3/29/2022 10:57:00 AM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $1,850,000

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