For years, the unincorporated community of Ellenwood had remained under the radar of most homebuyers and investors in the Metropolitan Atlanta Area. All this changed in recent times as more and more people began discovering the many perks and attractions of this tranquil community.
Ellenwood is found in four counties – Dekalb, Clayton, Henry, and Rockdale – giving residents perfect access to the sought-after features and amenities in these popular Georgia locations. Ellenwood can rightfully boast having the best of four worlds, making it an ideal choice for those looking for top value properties in Metro Atlanta.
Living in Ellenwood
Ellenwood embodies the perfect blend of laidback Southern living and a metropolitan lifestyle. Being at the heart of four counties means easy access to the many shopping centers and a wide array of restaurants these areas are known for, as well as the bountiful natural attractions in the region. There are also the numerous recreation and entertainment destinations in the city of Atlanta, which lies less than 30 minutes away.
Nearby large-scale malls include Clayton County’s Southlake Mall, Dekalb County’s Gallery Mall at South Dekalb, and Stonecrest. Top outdoor destinations nearby are Stone Mountain Park, Panola Mountain Park, and Davidson Arabia Mountain Nature Reserve.
The NASCAR track Atlanta Motor Speedway is another attraction near Ellenwood, which also offers community parks and recreation centers featuring sports courts and fields, picnic facilities, playgrounds, and venues for community events.
Ellenwood is home to the Panola Mountain Golf Course, a 28-hole golf course nestled in the foothills of Panola Mountains. With wonderful views and a rolling terrain, it promises a great experience for golfers of all skill levels.
Ellenwood is served by the Dekalb County School Systems and Clayton County Public Schools district, giving residents a host of options for their children. Some of the best schools in the area are Anderson Elementary School, Adamson Middle School, Cedar Grove High School, and Brown Mills Elementary. Clayton State University is also only minutes away. The area is also home to a number of well-regarded private schools.
Homes for Sale in Ellenwood GA
As a newly blossoming residential area and bedroom community, Ellenwood offers fantastic housing opportunities for new residents. You can find vacant lots in excellent locations, and while significant portions have been developed into smaller communities, there are still large tracts that are available as custom homesites.
New communities are also gaining plenty of traction in Ellenwood. Featuring several floor plans and charming exteriors, these homes come at very attractive prices and with generous living spaces – they’re the epitome of stylish living without the high price tag.
While a few condos and townhomes are under construction in Ellenwood, the housing stock is made up almost entirely of single-family homes with sizes ranging from around 1,500 square feet to over 4,000 square feet. Many of these homes were built only in the last 10 to 20 years, and have been recently renovated to incorporate the latest features and updated finishes. These are great value homes at very affordable prices.
Jar House offers gorgeous renovated homes in Ellenwood, GA. Call them at 470-639-8910 or send them an email at offers(at)jarhouse(dotted)com to learn about your options.