Perched at the top of a hill, surrounded by stately hardwoods, this magnificent custom home has incredible attention to detail including hardwood floors through most of the main level and state of the art HVAC system. Relax or entertain on the oversized front porch before heading into the welcoming foyer which leads to the vaulted great room. Natural light pours through the wall of windows looking out on the flag stone patio and fully fenced back yard. A wood burning fireplace is flanked by custom built-ins. The large dining room is roomy enough for most any dinner party or family gathering. The chef’s kitchen flows from the main dining and living space and boasts, custom cherry cabinets, solid surface counter tops, stainless appliances, and plenty of storage and space to cook. There is a sunny breakfast room, as well as sitting space at the large island. Conveniently tucked to one side is the laundry room with cabinets and counter space as well as a half bath, and 3 large storage closets. The owner’s suite is on the main level and has a sitting area as well as walk in closet and a gorgeous bathroom with dual vanities, soaker tub, and separate tiled shower. Completing the downstairs is a sunroom that leads to the back patio. Upstairs are two more well sized bedrooms with ample closet space and a jack and jill bathroom as well as a walk in attic space. The basement is partially finished with a walk out patio area, family room, full bathroom, and large daylight bedroom. There is also plenty of unfinished space for storage, a workshop or potentially enlarging the living space with 10 foot poured walls. A circular driveway leads to the two car garage and offers lots of parking. This beautiful custom built home with a private setting is just minutes from downtown Athens and within walking distance of Sandy Creek Park.