596 Fortson Road, Athens, GA 30606 | 988312 | RE/MAX of Georgia

596 Fortson Road $1,215,000


    596 Fortson Road Athens, GA 30606

    • 5 Beds
    • 5 Baths
    • 3,985 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 988312
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    Upon entering the house you are immersed in the old world charm of this renovated Five Points home. Fortson Road is a quiet street conveniently located near Alps Plaza and right off West Lake. When you enter this expansive and remodeled home you will be enthralled by the large foyer with large cased openings to the formal dining room, keeping room and living room. You will be welcomed by the homes incredible curb appeal including a large circular driveway. This stunning home was totally renovated in 2019 with an open concept floor plan and the addition of a master suite. There is a designer kitchen with stainless steel high end appliances, large island with space for at least 4 bar stools and marble tiled backsplash throughout. Company will enjoy being a part of the kitchen activities while watching a football games in the keeping room. The natural light from the large windows of this home is beautiful. The kitchen also includes 2 dishwashers and a pellet ice maker in the bar area. The owner added a master suite with hardwood floors and a beautiful marbled bathroom with oversize soaking tub and separate shower, water closet , double vanity, make-up counter, window seat, and lots of storage space. You will have plenty of space for all your clothes in this massive master closet with attic storage as well. There is a "friends entrance" located in this area making it easy for you to bring your groceries and entering the main living spaces. This enters into a brick floor mudroom as well as a large walk in pantry with lots of natural light from a small window. You have a natural flow in this home for entertaining with no dead end rooms, a powder room tucked in a hall between the kitchen and living room, two glass French doors leading out to an oversized back deck on this 1 acre + property. The lovely open staircase takes you to the second floor with 4 large bedrooms, all hardwood floors, a second laundry room, and 3 full bathrooms. Don't forget the basement has a newly epoxy two car garage plus large utility closet with storage space as well. There are two rooms with 2 large closets that have countless uses. This could be a great space for a workout room, playroom, or office. Flooring is currently concrete but the options are endless on choices to make for this great downstairs space. Don't miss this rare opportunity to be in Five Points on one of the most desired streets!

    • General Features
      • County Or Parish Clarke Co.
      • Home Warranty Yn false
      • Property Condition Updated/Remodeled
      • Property Sub Type Single Family Residence
      • Subdivision Name Fivepoints
      • Tax Annual Amount $0
      • Year Built 1968
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Dishwasher, SeeRemarks, Some Commercial Grad
      • Architectural Style Traditional
      • Basement Exterior Entry, Garage Access, Interior Entry, Unfinished
      • Basement Yn true
      • Full Bathrooms 4
      • Half Bathrooms 1
      • Bathrooms 5
      • Bedrooms 5
      • Construction Materials Brick
      • Cooling Electric, Multi Units
      • Exterior Features Deck
      • Fireplace Features One, Family Room
      • Fireplace Yn true
      • Flooring Brick, Tile, Wood
      • Foundation Details Basement
      • Garage Spaces 2.0
      • Garage Y/N true
      • Heating Central, Electric, Multiple Heating Units
      • Heating Yn true
      • Interior Features Ceiling Fans,Custom Cabinets,High Ceilings,High Speed Internet,Kitchen Island,Pantry,Solid Surface Counters,Cable TV,Entrance Foyer,Eatin Kitchen,Main Level Primary,Primary Suite,Storage
      • Levels Two
      • Main Level Bathrooms 2
      • Main Level Bedrooms 1
      • Patio And Porch Features Deck
      • Security Features Carbon Monoxide Detector(s)
      • Sewer Public Sewer
      • Stories 2
      • Window Features Double Pane Windows
    • Property Features
      • Association Fee Includes None
      • Association Yn false
      • Lot Size Acres 0.9
      • Lot Size Area 0.9
      • Parking Features Attached, Basement, Underground
      • Parking Total 6.0
      • Utilities Cable Available
      • Water Source Public
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Alps Road
      • High School Clarke Central
      • Middle Or Junior School Clarke Middle


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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.

    Market Last 30 Days In This Postal Code

    $347,900 Median Sales Price
    53 Homes Sold
    94 New On Market

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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $1,215,000
        7/12/2022 11:01:34 AM Price Reduced Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $1,215,000 -6.47%
        5/13/2022 12:57:00 PM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $1,299,000

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