8638 Ellard Dr, Alpharetta, Georgia 30022$1,150,000 (Sold At) $1,065,000
This well-appointed stately all brick residence is located in the prestigious gated community of Ellard. You are warmly greeted by the grand curb appeal of this home. Flaring wide brick steps lead you to a brick front porch where your eyes are immediately drawn to the hand-carved solid Mahogany French door entry. The interior of this home impresses and offers exceptional mill work and detail through-out. Step into the two-story open foyer, where natural light and lustrous wood floors welcome you. To the right is a light filled entry living room that can accommodate a piano. To the left of the foyer, is the formal dining room, which will comfortably seat plus guests and still allows room for a buffet and a cabinet to show off your favorite pieces. Through the dining room, you will find a butler’s pantry with granite counter tops and glass insert cabinets that can be used for additional storage. To the right is a hallway leading to the 3-car attached garage and main level bedroom with a walk-in closet and en suite bathroom with tub and shower combo. This is an ideal room for house guests or an office. It is tucked away, providing complete privacy. This room also has doors leading out to the sundeck giving you views of the stunning pool and gorgeous, wooded, private yard. The two-story family room stuns with a wall full of floor-to-ceiling windows, allowing an abundance of light to flood throughout the family room and kitchen. A peaceful fireplace and custom mantel are flanked by built-in bookshelves to showcase your treasures. In addition to, the family room features intricate trim and molding, and decorative columns. This room opens to the kitchen which offers great flow for parties and entertaining, or just spending time with family. The chef's kitchen includes a built-in subzero fridge, Kenmore Elite dishwasher, a Dacor glass stove top, Dacor double wall ovens with convection and a stainless steel Thermador vent hood. Additional features include granite counter tops, granite back splash and a double under mount sink with garbage disposable. The kitchen also features an expansive center island with a breakfast bar, providing additional seating. The large walk-in pantry with custom shelving is sure to keep the chef in the family happy. Additionally, there is a message center desk and eat-in dining area with a large window bench overlooking the manicured and private backyard. Enjoy a lazy afternoon on the rear deck that is perfect for sunbathing and lounging while overlooking a gorgeous pool and secluded wooded area. Finishing off the main level is a powder room with custom vanity with granite counter top and glass bowl sink. A formal staircase leads you to the master and guest suites upstairs. Overlook the foyer from an open walkway as you walk through to the master suite with double tray ceilings, double crown molding, recessed lighting, and a separate sitting room with panoramic views of the backyard. The luxurious master bath is complete with stone flooring, and an extensive granite counter top double vanity sink, tons of cabinetry, a Jacuzzi tub, stand up shower stall, water closet, linen closet and an over-sized walk in closet with built in cabinetry. Just outside the master bathroom is another spacious walk-in closet, also fitted with custom shelving. Each of the three guest suites offer private bathrooms, tile flooring, tub and shower combinations, and large walk in closets. Completing the upper level is a large laundry room in the hallway complete with sink and cabinets for storage. The terrace level is fully finished and is a fantastic space to invite friends and family over. You can enjoy watching a movie in the top-of-the-line home theater with 6 leather chairs, 100” +/- Stewart Filmscreen, Sony projector, and a Marantz wireless home theater system. The terrace level also offers a dry bar with back-lit wine rack to create ambiance. There is also a full-sized kitchen, bedroom and full bathroom. In the evening, entertain in the expansive billiards room complete with built in shelving and access to the pool area. Exercise in the home gym and relax in the hot tub after your workout. Walk from the terrace to the gorgeous professionally landscaped yard right out to your beautiful pebble TEC pool. This is the perfect spot to unwind in the evening with a book or glass of wine while enjoying the outdoors. The backyard backs up to 20 acres of forest area and a creek, which you have direct access to. This outdoor oasis is a perfect spot for entertaining and family gatherings. Additional features include an irrigation system and a Nest doorbell system. There is also a secret passage to the garage for anyone with pets, perfectly out of sight but fully functional.
Ellard community impresses with a guarded front gate, tree lined streets with brick sidewalks, an amazing clubhouse with swimming pool, tennis courts, walking distance to Chattahoochee River nature trails. You are also within proximity to nearby shopping, dining, entertainment, golf courses, and easy access to highways all while being nestled in this idyllic and intimate community.
Neighborhood and Amenities
Ellard Village sits on 168 stunning acres along the historic Chattahoochee River in Roswell, Georgia. The community hosts a place for residents to not only live, but to work, and play in a private gated community with immense amenities.
Custom homes and an oversized natural setting provide an escape rarely found in one of Atlanta’s largest metro areas. Ellard's home collection includes a varied range of architectural styles from Charlestonian to Colonial and Italianate to Victorian, adding to the community's unique history.
The collection of homes is complemented by 90 acres of green space, including four interior parks. Ellard provides that refreshing feel of an intimate community where residents visit from their front porches and chat with their neighbors out for an evening wander.
Residents can walk to Ellard Village and Mercantile Exchange, steps from their front gate. In the village, a wide range of stores fronts that provide everything from beverages and dining, to dry cleaning, physical therapy and fashion.
Property Status: Sold
8638 Ellard Dr, Alpharetta, Georgia 30022
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