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Sold. Love the gardens and the pool! Beautiful woodwork! Almost two acres in Georgia. $749,900

June 3, 2021

The gardens are beautiful and the pool was a surprise! The woodwork and the library is perfect! The Nix-Massey House was built in 1902. It is located on 1.9 acres in Commerce, Georgia. The home features a large wrap around porch, original hardwood floors, beautiful wood ceilings, picture rails, original mantels, gorgeous library, and an updated kitchen. The home has seven fireplaces, pocket doors, and a family room with a stacked stone fireplace. The property is like an oasis! It has a screened in back porch, gunite pool, outdoor fireplace, potting shed with sleeping porch, and a greenhouse. Four bedrooms, four bathrooms, and 4,666 square feet. $749,900

Contact Kristi Young with The Norton Agency

From the Zillow listing:


Come home to the character, charm and detail of the Nix-Massey House. Built in 1902, this renovated Victorian home has been updated for modern living while retaining the features that showcase its historical characteristics. Wonderful details such as heart pine flooring, wrap around front porch, seven fireplaces, pocket doors, grand foyer staircase and stained tongue and groove ceilings have all been restored to their original beauty while bringing in modern amenities with a chef’s family style kitchen and granite counter finishes, family room addition featuring a stack stoned fireplace as well as a new marble tile walk-in shower in the master suite. With almost two acres, have memorable outdoor living experiences in your own back yard! The fenced back yard is an oasis with features such as a screened porch, gunite pool, outdoor fireplace and patio. A potting shed with sleeping porch, raised garden beds, barn, kitchen herb garden and greenhouse add to the property’s charm along with beautiful landscaping featuring a large assortment of flowers and shrubs. Once you visit this home, you will be enchanted… *** New stainless steel appliances in kitchen, exterior painting completed in 2019, new roof in 2014 with front porch roof replaced with steel in 2019. Washer and Dryer are included in the sale. Cellar with interior and exterior access not included in square footage. Walk out attic area could be finished for additional living space. Detached 2-car garage with a loft for storage. *** Walk to schools and downtown Commerce. Easy commute to Athens, Gainesville and I-85. An hour’s drive to downtown Atlanta, airport, North Georgia Mountains and Lake Hartwell.


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