580 West Lake Dr, Athens, GA 30606 | 8787393 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties

580 West Lake Dr $949,500


    580 West Lake Dr Athens, GA 30606

    • 5 Beds
    • 5 Baths
    • 4,388 sq. ft.
    • Single Family Detached
    • MLS# 8787393
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    580 West Lake Drive is a coveted address with the solitude of a country estate sitting in the heart of 5 Points. The property offers total privacy with a flat lot set atop a hill on West Lake Drive and a quiet backyard that is perfect for exploring or building a pool. The blank canvas that 580 West Lake offers is extremely unique for 5 Points. The home is made for entertaining or growing families. As you enter the foyer, an oversized living room welcomes you with a wall of windows overlooking the patio. The room is anchored by a fireplace and a beautiful archway leading into the formal dining room. The dining room also offers a wall of windows, bathing the room in light, and offering a view of the private, fenced-in backyard. The kitchen is always a gathering spot for friends and family and 580 West Lake is no exception. It has a breakfast room, lots of cabinet space, large counters, and a pantry. The kitchen also presents easy access to an oversized laundry room. The laundry room has an extra sink, shelving, an extra refrigerator, and, an exterior door from the backyard & making it easy to take off dirty clothes headed for the wash. As you head down a lovely hallway, adorned with charming arches, to the bedrooms, you a pass a full bath which can be easily opened to the paneled study and its wall of built-ins. There are three bedrooms on the first floor, each offering a private bath. The master has His and Her closets and a bathroom with a separate shower and tub. Upstairs offers two more bedrooms, a large walk-in closet, full bathroom with His and Her sinks, and a large walk-in attic for storage (unheard of in 5 Points). Your family and friends will enjoy abundant space in the basement with a large rec-media room with exterior access as well. For the nature lover, you will not believe the privacy this lot offers, including access to a rippling creek towards the rear of the property. For investors, this property comes with a possible extra lot, presenting entirely new opportunities for development.

    • General Features
      • Area 1
      • County Clarke
      • Subdivision Fivepoints
      • Ownership Fee Simple
      • Year Built 1963
      • Property Type Single Family Detached
      • Taxes 7785
      • Tax Year 2019
    • Building Features
      • Above Grade Finished 3888
      • Amenities None
      • Basement Bath Finished, Entrance - Inside, Finished Rooms
      • Below Grade Finished 500
      • Bedrooms - Lower Level 0
      • Bedrooms - Main Level 3
      • Bedrooms - Uppr Level 2
      • Construction 4
      • Construction Status Resale
      • Cooling Source Other (See Remarks)
      • Cooling Type Ceiling Fan, Heat Pump
      • Energy Related None
      • Fees Include None
      • Fireplace Location In Basement, In Living Room
      • Full Bathrooms 5
      • Half Bathrooms 0
      • Heating Source Other (See Remarks)
      • Heating Type Heat Pump
      • Interior Bookcases, Ceilings 9 Ft Plus, Foyer - Entrance, Hardwood Floors, Separate Shower, Tile Floors
      • Kitchen Breakfast Breakfast Area, Pantry
      • Kitchen Equipment Range/Oven
      • Laundry Type Room
      • Stories 1.5Stories
      • Rooms DR - Separate, Great Room, Library/Office, LR Separate, Master On Main Level, Rec Room, Theater/Media Room
      • Total Fireplaces 2
      • Style Traditional
    • Property Features
      • Acreage 1.81
      • Lot Size 1-2 Acres
      • Parking 2 Car, Attached, Garage
      • Lot Description Level Lot, Private Backyard, Wooded
      • Water Sewer Public Water, Sewer Connected
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Alps Road
      • Middle School Clarke
      • High School Clarke Central


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    30606 (Athens) Demographics

    32 Median Age
    1,368 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    54% College Educated
    $40,734 Estimated Median Income
    7,498 Estimated Total Home Owners
    9,136 Estimated Total Renters
    45% / 55% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    2 Estimated Average Household Size
    41,696 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

    Market Last 30 Days In This Postal Code

    $220,000 Median Sales Price
    47 Homes Sold
    87 New On Market

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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source New Value: $949,500
        6/25/2020 1:58:47 PM Price Reduced Source New Value: $949,500
        6/25/2020 1:56:21 PM Price Reduced Source New Value: $949,500 -9.57%
        5/29/2020 4:20:59 AM Status Changed Source New Value: Active
        5/29/2020 4:19:47 AM Status Changed Source New Value: Active
        5/15/2020 5:30:00 PM New in Database Source New Value: $1,050,000

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        Note: All room dimensions, including square footage data, are approximate and must be verified by the buyer. The information contained herein is furnished by the owner to the best of his/her knowledge but is subject to verification by the purchaser, and agent assumes no responsibility for the correctness thereof. The sale offering is made subject to errors, omissions, change of price, prior sale, or withdrawal without notice. In accordance with the Law, this property is offered without respect to race, color, creed, national origin, sex, familial status or disability. This is not intended to solicit property currently listed.