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Luke Darch

Realtor®, Buyer Partner

  • Cell 6783626796

679 Oglethorpe Ave, Athens, GA – $435,000

  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,791 Sqft
  • .12 Acres
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,791 Sqft
  • .12 Acres

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679 Oglethorpe Ave

Charming, In-Town, New Construction, 3/2.5 Cottage, overlooking 30 acre Park, in the heart of the historic Normaltown neighborhood. This very walk/bike friendly location provides easy access to all the things that makes living In-town, in Athens, so unique and desirable. One can walk across the street to enjoy the Park, which features: open fields, walking trails, swimming pool, tennis courts ( some covered ),athletic fields, and a Saturday local Farmer's & Artist's Market, often with live music. It's also located within several blocks of a 40 acre YMCA ( with abundant indoor/outdoor resources ), As well as a beautiful 58 acre campus, dating to the 1800s, which is currently the site of UGAs Health Science campus & Medical College. Additionally, one is 6 blocks from the historic Normaltown commercial district, which features an eclectic mix of local restaurants & pubs (often featuring live music), grocery store, coffee & juice shops, bookstore, Piedmont Regional hospital, & is ever-evolving. Historic Downtown Athens and UGA's main campus are a bike or bus ride away. Essentially, everything associated with creating Athens' reputation as an arts-centric, culturally diverse, college town, is conveniently accessed from this location. >> ABOUT HOME: This 2020-built Cottage has been built as part of an evolving 20 home, in-town enclave, designed to provide a low maintenance living, energy efficiency, and the best of the in-town GÇÿliving experience'. This house plan ( like all plans in the Community ) features a Master suite on the 1st floor, an open common living area with 16' vaulted ceilings, with abundant natural light, and double French doors that open to a rear screen porch, which connects to both a nice brick patio, and a 1 car garage with an electric car charging port ( accessed from a rear entry alley ). The Stylish kitchen, has quartz counters, tile backsplash, custom soft close cabinetry, stainless appliances, including gas stove, a sliding custom barn-style wooden door to pantry. There are wood floors throughout the 1st floor, excluding tile in master bath. A half bath ( with pedestal sink & wood floors ) and laundry closet are located off central hallway. Upstairs are 2 BRs & 1 Bath ( upstairs bath has granite countertops, and tub with tile surround shower ). The front door opens to a large front porch with stone flooring. There's a lushly sod lawn with irrigation system ( All lawns/landscapes and communal greenspace are maintained by HOA, including water for irrigation ). In front yard, there's a lushly landscaped terrace, and stairs that lead to the sidewalk and street bike lanes, for navigating In-town. Additionally, there are both City & UGA bus stops within several blocks. Not only is this one of Athens most desirable in-town neighborhoods, it's also in the Award-Winning Chase Street school district. In summation, this location offers the best of in-town living, in a low maintenance, energy-efficient home, with convenient access to everything that makes living in Athens distinctly unique. There are variations of 3 larger floor plans available, up to 3300', with a wide array of custom features, including indoor & outdoor fireplaces, double wall ovens, fencing, & free standing tubs, available throughout this community. 3D Video Tours are either available for each plan or will be coming soon.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #8806515
  • Price$435,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths2
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage1,791
  • Acres0.12
  • Year Built2020
  • TypeSingle Family
  • StyleBungalow/Cottage, Contemporary
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address679 Oglethorpe Ave
  • AreaCLARKE
  • SubdivisionNormaltown
  • CityAthens
  • CountyClarke
  • StateGA
  • Zip Code30606



Sidewalks, Street Lights, Underground Utilities, Walk To Schools, Walk To Shopping


1 Car, Auto Garage Door, Detached, Garage


  • HeatingCentral, Electric
  • CoolingElectric, Ceiling Fan, Central
  • Stories2 Stories


Ceilings - Vaulted, Double Vanity, Foyer - Entrance, Hardwood Floors, Tile Floors, Carpet


Dishwasher, Microwave - Built In, Range/Oven, Stainless Steel Appliance


  • Lot DescriptionNone, Less than 1/3 Acre
  • WindowsDouble Pane/Thermo
  • ConstructionOther (See Remarks)


Deck/Patio, Porch, Screen Porch

School Information

  • ElementaryChase Street
  • MiddleClarke
  • HighClarke Central

Additional Information

  • Days on Market132

Listing Details

  • OfficeChastain, Jenkins & Leathers
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Price Change History for 679 Oglethorpe Ave, Athens, GA (MLS® #8806515)

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Listing information last updated on October 27th, 2020 at 9:47pm EDT.