247 Sunset Drive
Status: Under Contract
- 4 Bedrooms
- 3 Baths
- 1666 Square Feet
- 0.34 Acres
- Central In-Town Location with Walk/Bike Access to Downtown, Farmer's Markets, Local Parks and More!
- Cute 1 BR Guest House/Tiny House on Property
- Classic Brick Home with Retro Styling Throughout
- Open Kitchen with Bar Seating
- Located in Chase Street School District
Charming 1930s in-town 3/2 brick cottage, plus new 2016 guest cottage which has generated apx 20K YR in first 2 years of use through Airb&b. Continuing to use this ‘Tiny House’ income allows one to have a modest mortgage payment balance while living in the larger, lovely, historic home. The ‘Tiny House’ could also be used for visiting family and friends, a wonderful home office, or could be provide on-site housing for a health care provider. So many options/possibilities for use! The main, brick house has a stylishly renovated kitchen, with stainless appliances, gas stove, butcher block counters, farmhouse sink, white subway tile backsplash, and bar seating for 3-4. Kitchen has been opened to living room, which has a wood burning fireplace, and oak floors, which continue throughout the house. Both bathrooms have classic tile which provide retro styling. The central bath with traditional, period-style black and white tile, has a stacked, front loading washer and dryer. Both rear bedrooms share a full tile bath. The dining room has a stunning modern chandelier, adding charming ambiance. New HVAC in 2017 for main house.The guest house is a 1/1 with open common living area, tall ceilings, floor to ceiling bookshelves on one wall, and has a private rear patio/courtyard, with string lights and grilling area. There’s also an exterior accessed storage room off the back of the guest house. Both houses sit on a large in-town lot, and sit back a good distance off street, with a fenced back yard that has a fire pit and an abundance of parking behind main house. The backyard has a nice green buffer wrapping the perimeter of lot which provides a private setting. This unique property is located in a high demand in-town neighborhood, within the Chase School district, and is a conveniently central location. It’s a very bike/walk friendly are, with sidewalks on Sunset that lead straight to Bishop Park a few blocks away. Nearby Normaltown offers restaurants, a bakery, juice bar, live music, as well as Athens Regional hospital and the UGA Health Sciences & Medical campus. Don’t miss out on this special property, with 2 houses, in a wonderful in-town location. 24 hour notice for showings. Main house rented through July 2019, although tenants can vacate with 90 day notice. Guest cottage bookings thru Airb&b through May can be maintained or terminated.
- Elementary School: Chase St School
- Middle School: Clarke
- High School: Clarke Central