870 Lullwater Road Ne, Atlanta


6 Beds
3½ Baths
6,569 Sqft
2 Acres
2 Garages

This magnificent English Tudor Style Home was designed by Architect Walter T. Downing and built in 1914. (Mr. Downing also designed the Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus on Peachtree Street in Atlanta, among many other important works.) This architectural gem is situated beautifully overlooking the Lullwater Conservation Gardens on approximately two acres in Historic Druid Hills. The grounds are beautifully landscaped and the home overlooks a lush forest. Yet the home is just 15 minutes from the city center and approx 25 minutes from Atlanta's International airport. The home has an elegant Brick & Limestone Exterior with Tudor Detailing and a Gorgeous Slate Roof with Copper Gutters and Exquisite Stately Chimneys. The interior is finished with a Gracious Oak Paneled Entrance Foyer, Large Library with a Wood Burning Sandstone Fireplace, a Large Formal Dining Room with Bay Windows and a Wood Burning Fireplace. There are Original Oak Floors throughout all formal rooms; Heart of Pine Floors in the bedrooms, and a total of 7 Fireplaces. In addition to the 5 bedrooms, there are two "sleeping porches" turned sitting rooms, and a Silver Quartz Tiled Solarium with Original Limestone lintels. There is also a grand veranda on the front that extends to an open air side porch for al fresco entertaining.
The 5th bedroom in the main house could be a sunny den or home office. There is also a large 1/2 bath that could easily be converted to a full bath. In addition to the main home, there is a spacious one bedroom, one bath Carriage House with a living room and kitchen which is settled beyond the interior courtyard with a view of the Herb & Flower Garden. Very charming and comfortable for guests or as an in law suite. *6th bedroom/one bath in Carriage House.

Essential Information
MLS® #6647025
Full Baths3
Half Baths1
Square Footage6,569
SqFt SourcePublic Records
Year Built1914
Community Information
Address870 Lullwater Road Ne
Area52 - Dekalb-West
SubdivisionDruid Hills
Zip Code30307
ParkingGarage, Auto Garage Door
# of Garages2

Country Club, Golf, Near Trails/Greenway, Park, Sidewalk


Cable Available, Electricity Available, Natural Gas Available, Phone Available, Sewer Available, Water Available

HeatingCentral, Forced Air
CoolingCentral Air
# of Fireplaces6
StoriesThree Or More

Beamed Ceilings, Bookcases, Coffered Ceiling(s), Entrance Foyer, High Ceilings 10 ft Main, High Ceilings 10 ft Upper


Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Range


Decorative, Living Room, Masonry, Master Bedroom

Lot DescriptionBack Yard, Landscaped
ConstructionBrick 4 Sides
Exterior Features

Walk out courtyard, Garden Area, Private Rear Entry, Private Backyard, Rear Stairs

School Information
ElementarySpringdale Park
Listing Details
Listed By:

Engel & Volkers Buckhead Atlanta

Property History
Price Reduced from $2,870,000 to $2,725,000

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Listing information last updated on March 29th, 2020 at 8:00am EDT.

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