Situated high upon a rare triple lot with dazzling Midtown skyline views, landmark ‘Stonehurst’ is built on the largest residential property in the historic garden district. This imposing estate commands attention with its majestic gardens and lawn sloping upward from Piedmont Ave. Built in 1896, this historic treasure was meticulously renovated to combine energy efficiency and eco-conscious practices with impeccable preservation. Maintaining the majority of the original layout, historic features include intricately carved moldings, inlaid wood floors, terracotta and tiled fireplace mantles, and countless more unique details. The oversized foyer opens to the original ‘music room’ parlor with leaded glass windows and carved inglenook fireplace, and through pocket doors to the dining room with its original fireplace and built-in china cabinetry. The Southern sleeping porch offers a catbird seat view of the historic neighborhood homes. All bathrooms have been upgraded with gorgeous marble tile work into stunning jewel boxes with a European flair. Additional enviable features include a separate carriage house with 2 luxurious bedrooms and en-suite baths, as well as a guest house with full kitchen, living room, bedroom and bathroom. Relaxing outdoor spaces include an expansive front porch, original screened-in back porch, and multiple garden seating areas. Elegant stonescapes accented by lush, mature plantings surround the house. Gracious old trees are complemented by unique, colorful blooming plants, a formal parterre garden and inspired flower borders. Perfect location seconds to Piedmont Park and Beltline access, Botanical Gardens, top restaurants, shopping, Fox Theater, High Museum.
Updated on August 24, 2022 at 12:33 pm