Craftsman Contemporary with a Touch of Country
Offering Gracious Home Sites and Quality Craftsman-Style Homes in this Premier Gated Community of over 200-Acres in the Foothills of the Appalachian Mountains.
Discover the Majesty of Covered Bridge Estates
Welcome to the charm and abundant natural beauty that inspired this premier gated community. Nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, enjoy modern mountain living and the magnificence of every season throughout the year.
Expansive home sites and quality craftsman-style construction deliver an abundance of lifestyle opportunities. Offering refined finishes, inviting light-filled living spaces, natural wood elements and gracious covered porches, discover the ideal location to experience mountainside tranquility.
Immerse yourself in nature at its finest– where streams and diverse wildlife, captivating vistas and dramatic foliage create the perfect backdrop for distinctive luxury living. Near recreation and endless activities, explore area vineyards and heritage orchards, golf, hike, kayak or fish. Here, there is something for every age and every stage of life, year-round.
At Home in Covered Bridge Estates
Come home to tranquil luxury in quality construction with attention to detail, flowing floor plans and vaulted ceilings, natural wood and stone appointments, along with deep covered porches. Whether indoors or out, every element is designed to embrace the stunning mountain views and amazing wildlife.
Contemporary craftsman-style interiors boast refined finishes, exposed beams and cozy fireplace features. Low-maintenance exteriors provide peace of mind and more freedom to enjoy the things you love to do most.
A sprawling 200-acre wood creates a picturesque, peaceful and private respite. Surrounded by mountains, lakes and rivers, expansive home sites are available from 1 – 3 acres, with floor plans that range from 1,600 to 2,700 square feet. Custom floor plans are also available, and our professional team is ready to assist in making your mountainside dream home a reality.
Come see for yourself. Our community and recently completed homes are available to tour. Experience the ideal mountain retreat– the perfect place to enjoy friends and family while making memories to last a lifetime.
Nature Makes It Beautiful. We Make It Home
“It’s all about quality of life,” says Owner’s Representative and General Contractor, Thomas Jackson. “We want our residents to come home to a place they love, a place to share with family and friends, a place of tranquility and comfort. It is home, after all. It should be a refuge.”
Expertly carved from the North Georgia Mountains, Covered Bridge Estates’ location offers convenience to the larger cities of Atlanta, Chattanooga and Knoxville TN, Greenville SC and Ashville NC, while Gilmer County Airport provides easy access for private aircraft.
Out & About in Ellijay
Where the Cartecay and Ellijay rivers meet to form the Coosawattee River, enjoy small town charm, a sense of community and rich history in Ellijay. Offering outdoor adventure, vineyards, orchards, antiquing and festivals, be captivated by this quaint community’s warm welcome and friendly culture.
For the adventurer, hiking trails, meandering streams, fishing, river rafting, kayaking, ziplining and horseback riding are minutes away. Hold on for the thrill of whitewater rafting at the Ocoee Whitewater Center, or explore nearby Amicalola Falls State Park, Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest and Carters Lake.
Meet the locals and get a taste of home-grown goodness at the Saturday Ellijay Farmers Market. Delight in local flavors with homemade southern hospitality at Cornerstone Café; a honey tasting at New Ground Market, wine tastings at Mountain Treasures, or craft beer at River Street Tavern. Spend a day on the green at Whitepath Golf Club, or visit Tabor House Civil War Museum. Simply stroll the shops of Main Street, or catch a performance at the George Link Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse.
Fairs, Festivals & Fun
From Ellijay’s popular Georgia Apple Festival in October and the Georgia Apple Blossom Festival in May, to Hillcrest Orchards’ season-long Apple Pickin’ Jubilee, most any time of year there’s an area celebration, fair or festival. Everything culinary awaits at the Annual Taste of Elijay, featuring local fare and live music Downtown. Or, you can start the new year off right with Wine About Winter, followed by Spring Wine Highway Week.
Home to outstanding wineries and award-winning wines, many of the local vineyards feature live music and weekend tasting events. Be transported at Cartecay Vineyards, Engelheim Vineyards (2018 Georgia Winery of the Year), or Chateau Meichtry Family Vineyard and Winery. Enjoy the Apple Season and more at the family-run Mercier Orchards, along with Reece Apple House offering fun activities and a petting farm.
For the foodies, wine enthusiasts and naturalists, the North Georgia Farm Trail highlights the myriad of adventures available in the region, from historic sites and farm-to-table dining, to apple and berry picking, selfies with a friendly alpaca, microbreweries and distilleries.
Embrace Majestic Mountainside Living
Find your perfect modern mountain retreat at Covered Bridge Estate. With a strong sense of community, recreation and adventure, surrounded by unsurpassed natural beauty, allow us to help you Make It Home. ACLM
Covered Bridge Estates Exclusively Represented by:
Nathan Fitts & Team Re/Max
Find out more or schedule an appointment to explore Covered Bridge Estates, contact:
Kylie or Tom
481 Bridge Road
Ellijay, GA 30540
Highway 5/515 in Ellijay. From the north turn
right, from the south turn left onto Howard
Simmons Road. Travel ¼ a mile. Turn left onto
Old Hwy 5 and go 1½ miles. Turn right onto
382 West and go 3.7 miles.
Welcome to Covered Bridge Estates, on the left!