$2,250,000224 Fortson Dr

224 Fortson Dr, Athens, GA, 30606

$2,250,000

Est. Monthly Price:

6 Bedrooms
8 Full Baths, 2 Partial
8,354 SqFt
$269/SqFt
House
Schools Nearby
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Property Facts and Features

Home TypeSingle Family Residence

ParkingAttached, Garage Door Opener, Garage

Attached GarageYes

Year Built1971

HeatingElectric, Central, Heat Pump

CoolingElectric, Heat Pump

BasementYes

FireplaceBasement, Master Bedroom, Outside

MLS #10077834

Lot Size0.45 Acres

StatusActive

About 224 Fortson Dr, Athens, GA, 30606

Welcome to Fortson Drive which features a gated entrance, walkability to Five Points and the most luxurious outdoor entertaining spaces! Just minutes from Downtown Athens and The University of Georgia, this estate has meticulously maintained grounds and entertaining spaces, as well as an impeccable floor plan. Upon entering the property, you are welcomed into a foyer, with a formal living room, dining room and home office within view. These living spaces are accented by an array of wood beams, wainscoting, gleaming hardwood floors and wood accents on the ceiling. An abundance of natural light flows through the main level living, and makes for a beautiful back drop for your day to day living. The gourmet kitchen is highlighted by double wall ovens, a large island, custom cabinetry, gas stove with pot filler, and a built-in Bosch espresso machine. Catering and preparing large meals is a cinch with the prep kitchen which boasts an additional refrigerator, sink and dishwasher! Hard surface countertops span the kitchen, as well as the wet bar, which is home to an ice maker, wine cooler and custom wine rack. Entertaining is truly a breeze in this functional floor plan, which has every bell and whistle! A graciously sized, vaulted owner's suite with fireplace is located on the main level and features a stunning master bath with a wet room, steam shower with multiple shower heads and a jetted tub. The double sized, walk in cedar closet has custom shelving and hanging racks. The upper level is home to a cozy bonus room, and two spacious secondary guest bedrooms, each with an en suite bath. Downstairs, the terrace level is like another house on its own; imagine the gatherings you can have on those game day weekends! It has a large den with a gas fireplace, an office /study, a full kitchen with eating area, and three spacious bedrooms, all with en suite bathrooms. The lower terrace level has a workout room and a full bathroom with a steam shower. This space opens up to the outdoor entertaining areas, starting with the tiered stone patio with an outdoor kitchen and double sided fireplace. Guests can relax here while overlooking the heated, salt water pool and spa and putting green. The grounds are meticulously manicured and professionally landscaped. Life just doesn't get better than this! Pinch yourself, because this home really is available and won't last long! *Note: Some photos have been digitally staged or enhanced

Interior Features

  • Partial Bathrooms:

    2
  • Full Bathrooms:

    8
  • Appliances:

    Dryer, Washer, Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Indoor Grill, Microwave, Other, Oven, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
  • Basement:

    Yes
  • Flooring:

    Hardwood, Tile
  • Interior:

    Vaulted Ceiling(s), High Ceilings, Entrance Foyer, Other, Wet Bar, In-Law Floorplan, Master Downstairs, Split Foyer
  • Fireplace:

    Basement, Master Bedroom, Outside

Exterior Features

  • Attached Garage:

    Yes
  • Parking:

    Attached, Garage Door Opener, Garage
  • Architectural Style:

    Traditional
  • Exterior:

    Gas Grill, Other, Sprinkler System
  • Lot Size:

    0.45 Acres

Utilities

  • Heating:

    Electric, Central, Heat Pump
  • Cooling:

    Electric, Heat Pump

Other

  • Originating MLS:

    Georgia MLS 2
  • MLS Number:

    10077834
  • Association:

    Yes
  • Association Fee:

    $0
  • Directions:

    from Beechwood SC red light, continue on West Lake. Left on Fortson Drive. Continue 6 blocks, home on left.
  • Listing Office:

    Corcoran Classic Living
  • Listing Agent:

    Melissa Williamson
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Property History for 224 Fortson Dr, Athens, GA, 30606

Sold icon Nov 20, 2013Home Sold
$275,000
Sold icon Mar 01, 2007Home Sold
$187,500

Tax History for 224 Fortson Dr, Athens, GA, 30606

YEARPROP. TAXASSESSMENT
2021$11,145$428,662
2020$10,195$396,561
2018$10,100$361,135
2017$9,210$342,715

Info iconHistory based on county public records data.

What's it like to live at 224 Fortson Dr, Athens, GA, 30606?

Schools Near 224 Fortson Dr, Athens, GA, 30606

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Outlined schools indicate they are assigned to this listing.

Elementary

2

Alps Road Elementary School Alps Road Elementary School url

200 Alps Rd0.49 mi

Public District PK-5

5

Barrow Elementary School Barrow Elementary School url

100 Pinecrest Dr0.98 mi

Public District PK-5

7

Chase Street Elementary School Chase Street Elementary School url

757 N Chase St1.39 mi

Public District PK-5

Middle

4

Clarke Middle School Clarke Middle School url

1235 Baxter St0.37 mi

Public District 6-8

4

Hilsman Middle School Hilsman Middle School url

870 Gaines School Rd3.77 mi

Public District 6-8

4

Burney-Harris-Lyons Middle School Burney-Harris-Lyons Middle School url

1600 Tallassee Rd5.28 mi

Public District 6-8

High

4

Clarke Central High School Clarke Central High School url

350 S Milledge Ave0.69 mi

Public District 9-12

2

Classic City High School Classic City High School url

440 Dearing Ext0.36 mi

Public District 9-12

4

Cedar Shoals High School Cedar Shoals High School url

1300 Cedar Shoals Dr4.16 mi

Public District 9-12

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Frequently Asked Questions About 224 Fortson Dr, Athens, GA, 30606

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 224 Fortson Dr property is $2,250,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 224 Fortson Dr is a house located in Athens, Georgia, 30606.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 224 Fortson Dr is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 224 Fortson Dr are:
Alps Road Elementary School: GreatSchools Rating 2/10
Clarke Middle School: GreatSchools Rating 4/10
Clarke Central High School: GreatSchools Rating 4/10

What is the annual property tax for this property?

According to the records, the last property tax for 2021 is $11,145 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

When was this property sold last time and for how much?

The last sale was on November 20, 2013 for $275,000. (source: MLS/tax record).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 224 Fortson Dr has 6 bedrooms and 8 full and 2 half bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 224 Fortson Dr is 8,354 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 224 Fortson Dr is 1971.
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Rocket HomesGeorgiaClarke CountyAthens30606224 Fortson Dr

This home is located at 224 Fortson Dr in Athens, GA and zip code 30606. This 8,354 square foot home, which was built in 1971, sits on a 0.45 acre lot. Features: 6 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since August 03, 2022 and is currently priced at $2,250,000. The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $25,000.

Between July 2022 and August 2022, Athens, GA real estate market has seen decrease in the number of listings by 2.2%. In August 2022, listings were on the market for 20 days. During the same period, the median list price in this real estate market was $299,905. In August 2022, from all listings sold in Athens, GA there were more than 43 sold above asking price, over 71 sold below and more than 16 were sold right at the asked price. Typical income of Athens, GA residents is less than $35k annually. Typical family type is single, no kids. Most residents in this area have post secondary degree education.

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