Prestigious Historic Italianate Villa on Two Acre Mediterranean Landscaped Compound.
Built in 1838 this four bedroom (optional fifth bedroom), five bath residence has been impeccably restored.
All lighting and fixtures sourced in Italy specifically for this the residence; including a pair of chandeliers from the home of Jean Paul Gaultier.
Classically proportioned with beautiful symmetry.
Luxuriously sized living areas create dramatic space for relaxing and entertaining. The 12’ ceilings and 7’ windows throughout create extraordinary volume and light.
Restaurant-style kitchen features pair of free-standing pantries built & brought from Europe, stainless steel island and and top-of-the-line appliances.
Master suite on main features bronze Florentine chandelier & spa-like bath with soaking tub and over-sized shower enclosure.
The gated grounds feature a frescoed salt water swimming pool, Travertine columned portico with fireplace, hot tub and secret kitchen garden, a complete and private oasis. Olive and citrus trees, formal boxwood hedges & century old oaks create a stunning backdrop.
House retains all original 10 fireplaces, hardwood floors, windows and woodwork.
The property is in Covington’s Historic District, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and is a few minutes walk into one of Georgia’s best small downtown areas. Covington a beautifully historic storybook small city, rich in history and also extraordinarily modern. Stylish shops and contemporary restaurants and a flourishing town square that boasts concerts and holiday events throughout the year, 3115 Pennington Street enjoys a much sought after location.
Besides being a golf cart friendly town, the location is ideal for those who enjoy a walkable and outdoor lifestyle Minutes to the extensive green trail system, numerous parks, lakes and paddlers can be on the Yellow River Water Trail within 15 minutes..
27 Miles (30-40 minute drive) from Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International Airport., Newton County’s award winning theme school (Pre-K – 8 grade) is just blocks away
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