This lovely craftsman style home is in Oconee county at: 1721 Elder Mill Rd. in Watkinsville, Ga. The property is +/- 26.58 acres of land consisting of some timber; treed areas on either side of the driveway as you enter the property, then luscious, rich orchard and gardens consisting of blue berries, black berries, strawberries, muscadines, apple trees, peach trees, fig trees etc. There are a variety of fruit trees on the property with plenty of open space for a vegetable garden or pasture. The orchard is gated and fenced and protected from the deer and other elements. The seller has created the most delightful flower gardens throughout the property with walking paths lined with soft mulch, inviting benches and natural areas that lead you to meander around and enjoy the natural beauty of the property.
The home, craftsman style was built in 2011 and is approx. 5,050 sq. ft of heated and cooled space. There are tons of unfinished storage areas with lots of storage space. The home exterior is made of brick and hardy plank with a commercial, standing seam metal roof. The walls of this home are 11-inch Build Block Insulated Concrete forms, meaning they are the most cost efficient and disaster resilient building product on the market. ICFs are an insulated form for reinforced concrete that stays in place permanently, providing insulation and sound proofing. The home also has additional spray foam insulation in the attic for further insulation. The home has 3 HVAC systems and air exchange unit and stays completely tempered in all types of weather all these specialties, insulated windows and high-tech products save money - cutting utility bills by about 1/3 the cost of standard utility bills. The main floor space is approx. 2,150 sq. feet with the basement space approx. the same or mirror image of space and the upper about 750 sq. ft. The home has mainly 9 and 10 ft ceilings and all energy efficient lighting throughout. All appliances also are energy efficient making the cost of running the home much more affordable than the standard built construction and there is a backup generator for time of power outage.
From Downtown Watkinsville continue onto Greensboro Hwy to Right onto Elder Mill Rd. You will drive under the Elder Mill Covered Bridge. Property will be at the top of the hill on the Left. The property is gated.