KEN & DONNA PARKER - BUSH REAL ESTATE GROUP
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SUMMERGROVE, a 2500-home community in Newnan GA is one of the best kept secrets in the southeastern United States. You can fully appreciate Summergrove only by seeing it in person. No description really does justice to this unique and beautiful southern community. What follows is an attempt to describe what makes it one of the best places to live -- anywhere!
MASTERPLAN COMMUNITY:The Summergrove community was developed by Pathways Communities, the developer of nearby Peachtree City GA which is arguably the most successful masterplan community ever built. Pathways Communities began the development of Summergrove in 1999 and today there are about 2,500 homes. See Summergrove Map to see how the community is laid out.
LOCATION:Just 7 miles due west of Peachtree City, Summergrove is entirely within the eastern city limits of Newnan, Georgia, a charming southern town. From Summergrove, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (one of the world's largest, busiest, and most efficient airports) is a 25 minute drive north. Downtown and midtown Atlanta are a 45 minute drive. Atlanta's northern suburbs are a 50-60 minute drive. A four lane divided highway connects Summergrove to the Interstate system just 2 miles away. In Summergrove, you're far away from the congestion, crime, and problems of the big city, yet you're close enough to take advantage of Atlanta's employment opportunities, shopping, culture, and professional sports.
HOMES:Summergrove homes range in price from $150,000 to $700,000 with a median price of $255,000. There is always a good inventory of new and like-new homes in Summergrove. You may check the inventory of available homes by clicking on Summergrove Homes for Sale and then entering Summergrove as the subdivision name and selecting the price range you wish to search. Summergrove also has townhouses and condos in the $150,000 to $280,000 range. You will note that home prices in Summergrove are noticeably more attractive than Atlanta's northern suburbs. More homes are pictured toward the end of this presentation.
PROPERTY TAXES:A simple rule of thumb for estimating property (real estate) taxes is to multiply the purchase price by 1.2%. Thus, a home purchased for $200,000 would have annual taxes of about $2,400. Of course, senior citizens get a tax exemption.
LOCAL SCHOOLS:Serving the community are two elementary schools within a mile of Summergrove, Newnan Crossing Elementary and the brand-new Welch Elementary School. Summergrove is served by the brand-new Lee Middle School and the East Coweta High School. Bus service is provided to all schools. See Coweta County Schools for further information.
HEALTH CARE:The brand new 143-bed Piedmont Newnan Hospital serves the Newnan area and is located on Poplar Road, just a couple of miles from Summergrove. A Cancer Treatment Center of America for the Southeastern United States is located in Newnan, one mile from Summergrove. Also nearby is the Summit Healthplex, an 82,000 sq. ft. comprehensive medical center about 1 mile from Summergrove.
AESTHETIC BEAUTY: Summergrove is very pleasing to the eye. Impressive community entrances, landscaped parkways, lake, parks, golf course, and natural vegetation, all contribute to the aesthetic beauty of Summergrove. Every attempt has been made to retain trees on building sites, creating attractive green spaces between the neighborhoods. Approximately 25% of the land within Summergrove has been devoted to recreational amenities and green space, never to be built upon. Also helping to keep the community beautiful are its Covenants and Restrictions. This is a ,pdf which can either be displayed, printed out, or saved on your computer.
AMENITIES: Detailed below and pictured here numerous amenities which enhance the quality of life in Summergrove:
SWIM AND TENNIS: Pictured above and below are the some of the swim and tennis amenities of Summergrove. The community has 3 sparkling swimming pools for your enjoyment and are open about 5 months of the year. Each homeowners is given a key to the pools so they may be enjoyed at anytime of day or night. Summergrove has 8 tennis courts, 4 of which are lighted, for its residents to enjoy.
PARKS AND PLAYGROUNDS: Within Summergrove, there are numerous parks and playgrounds for children to enjoy.
100-ACRE LAKE SUMMERGROVE: Within Summergrove, there is a 100-acre lake, Lake Summergrove, which residents may use for boating and fishing. In the boat launch area (pictured below), there is a pavilion with picnic tables, playground equipment, volley ball court, and walking trail.
SHOPPING: Pictured below is Market Square, the only commercial development there will ever be within Summergrove. There are only about 15 businesses within Market Square. Examples of the businesses include a day care center, convenience store, two restaurants, 24/7 fitness center, veterinary hospital, bank, and a doctor's offices. At one of the three entrances to Summergrove are brand-new Kroger and Publix food stores.
Just 2 miles away are numerous restaurants and truly exceptional shopping, including businesses such as Wal-Mart, Home Depot, Lowe's, Best Buys, BJ's Shopping Warehouse, T. J. Maxx, Old Navy, Tuesday Morning, Kohl's, Belk's, Dick's Sporting Goods, Dillard's, J. C. Penny, Barnes & Noble, and many more. For moviegoers, there is a new 14-screen cinema and a 10-screen cinema, both with stadium seating.
CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS: Pictured below is the Newnan Center for the Performing Arts, a city-owned facility just 1/4 mile from Summergrove. Click on The Centre for the Performing and Visual Arts of Coweta County for additional information.
MORE SUMMERGROVE HOMES: Summergrove has homes of many varied designs and at many different price points. The streets of Summergrove are lined with beautiful homes. The homes shown here were selected to demonstrate the overall look of Summergrove.
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This website is about the entire Peachtree City GA Region, Peachtree City homes and real estate, homes for sale and real estate for sale throughout all of Fayette and Coweta County, Georgia. Serving including the towns of Peachtree City, Fayetteville, Sharpsburg, Newnan, Tyrone, Senoia, and the masterplan community of Summergrove (developed by Pathways Communities). Information is provided by Ken Parker, real estate agent having over 20 years prior experience with RE/MAX Around Atlanta Results before affiliating with the Bush Real Estate Group. Return to this website often for up-to-date Georgia MLS listings, property information, homes for sale, and Peachtree City, Newnan, and Summergrove real estate related local information.