The Habersham Hacienda...Your private retreat in the Northeast Georgia Mountain wine country. Tranquil and private, yet close to everything. 6.29 acres, 5000 sq ft home, furnished. Available for vacations, events, retreats. sleeps 6-8
An hour from Atlanta but a world away, this modernized contemporary 60s estate home has been beautifully renovated, and tastefully furnished. A wonderful gathering spot to cook and enjoy friends and family. Lots of open space and outdoor lounging areas. Reconnect with nature and recharge your batteries.
Surrounded by woods and old growth trees on all sides, provides a buffer of privacy. The house sits in a pocket of big sky and great light.
Plenty of herb and perennial flower beds make for monthly color and the bird watching and butterfly attraction is super. Specimen Japanese maple, Hemlock, Gingko and other hardwoods abound ---oaks, Georgia native white pine, chaste berry, fruit trees, rose of Sharon, pink and white dogwood, persimmon, fig, blueberry, apple, plum. The lawns are zoysia and soft enough to walk barefoot. The property is flat to gently sloping away from the house. There are no flood zone worries as The Hacienda is on the highest point of the Southern Railways (train passes across the road, you will here the whistle) at 1300ft elevation giving it clear skies, milder temps and fewer mosquitos than neighboring Atlanta to the south.
A retired chef's retreat, the kitchen at The Hacienda is a fun and open area with great prep spaces and equipment so everyone can get involved with meals. 18ft of heart pine butcher block counters with seating, double sink with sprayer, elec/induction stove, convection/conventional oven, commercial hood, knives, fully stocked with pots and pans, utensils, crock pot, large toaster oven, microwave, stainless French door fridge/freezer, coffee maker, french press and even an outdoor kitchen with grill/smoker and wood fired pizza oven.
5000 sq ft of entertaining and creative living space on main level with 3-4 large bedrooms and 3.5 baths, open floorplan, huge soaking tubs and spa baths, 2 living rooms both with fireplaces open to terraces with sunset mountain/forest views.
Parking for over 15 cars and large enough turn around for tour buses and film crew trucks. Owner is chef and former restaurateur and can provide catering for events. Separate caretakers loft apt on second floor over 4 car garage.
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