Craftsmen Style Luxury Homes at Covered Bridge Estates

By on October 1, 2014

Craftsmen Style Luxury Homes at Covered Bridge Estates

Schedule an Exclusive Tour of The Carrollton

North Georgia is celebrating its 43rd annual Apple Festival this year, bringing in over 300 vendors and visitors from all over the world. Covered Bridge Estates, a staple in Ellijay’s premier gated community is excited to give Apple Festival guests an extra sweet treat this year with the release of their new model home, The Carrollton.

Less than one hour north of Atlanta and located off highway 382, Covered Bridge Estates is nestled between Carters Lake and Gilmer County Airport at the base of the Appalachian Mountains. Among the lush mountain setting, this professionally planned, gated community features 1-3 acre wooded home sites starting at $200,000.

Exclusive Look at Covered Bridge Estates New Model Home

The Carrollton is the newest in several craftsman style luxury homes available for viewing. This one-story, split bedroom design accentuates the surrounding landscape, featuring spectacular views of Carters Lake and the Blue Ridge Mountains. At almost 2100 square feet, the Carrollton boasts 3 bedrooms, a wide open great room, dining room and angular kitchen with granite counters, high-end wooden cabinetry, cathedral ceiling and generous walk-in closet in the master suite and private screened porch with multiple access points and many other features and upgrades not typically found. Existing and proposed amenities include an Open Pavilion Community Center adjacent to Flat Creek, with a park, picnic area, outdoor fireplace and tennis courts.
The Carrollton is now available for purchase and ready for your finishing touches. Contact Mike Kunkel 706. 669. 4177 to schedule an exclusive tour of The Carrollton.

Live Minutes Away from Everything, Feel like You’re Miles Away

Covered Bridge Estates is just minutes from vineyards, restaurants, golf, fishing, boating, tubing, horseback riding and over 100 miles of bicycle trails. Only 25 minutes away from Cartecay Vineyards, residents at Covered Bridge Estates can enjoy wine-tasting, live entertainment or take a stroll through nearby Ellijay’s historic downtown and visit the many outdoor cafes, antique shops and more.
For those seeking adventure, Covered Bridge Estates offers unparalleled proximity to Georgia’s most fascinating and scenic outdoor activities such as Appalachian Trails including Tumbling Waters, Oak Ridge Nature Trail and Bear Creek Trail. Visit the highest waterfall east of the Mississippi at Amicalola Falls State Park or spend the breezy day swimming, fishing or jet skiing at Carters Lake.

Join Ellijay’s Premier Gated Community

Want to start building your dream home today? You don’t have to wait until the Apple Festival to visit Covered Bridge Estates! The paved roads are installed, with underground services, including water, cable, telephone and electric already provided to each individual home site. You are encouraged to bring your own licensed and insured contractor or use one of the Ellijay’s suggested builders. Tom Jackson, President of Jackson & Associates General Contractors, Inc. located on site, is also a LEED AP© and upon request, can accommodate any additional energy efficient or “green needs” you may desire.

The original developer of Covered Bridge Estates, Ellijay Associates, LLC is pleased to report that this development is debt-free and has never had a foreclosure. The managing partners of Ellijay Associates, LLC have successfully completed many other residential projects with the most recent being Grande Bay Resort on the island of St. John in the United States Virgin Islands.

Luxury Starts With Great Design

Jackson & Associates is a licensed and insured General Contractor in Georgia and Florida and has been involved in the construction or renovation of nearly a thousand residential units. Tom Jackson and his team are capable of building dream homes such as log cabins, cottages, high-rise condos and more. Jackson insists that whenever possible, his firm prefers to work with qualified local tradesmen in the community who are vetted by the subcontractors on site.

If you are interested in constructing your craftsman style home in Covered Bridge Estates but don’t have your own architect, Georgia locals, Sydney D. Haynes of SDH Design Solutions and David Goodspeed of Goodspeed Architects, Inc. can help you make your dream home a reality with tailored design solutions that ensure every element of your home is ideal for your family.

Come explore the serenity and beauty at Covered Bridge Estates today!

Contact Mike Kunkel, Project Manager
706. 669. 4177

Covered Bridge Estates
90 Bridge Road
Ellijay, Georgia 30540
706. 669. 4177

Highway 5/515 in Ellijay: From the North turns right, from the South turn left onto Howard Simmons Road (CVS/ Chic-fil-A). Travel ½ mile until it ends at Old 5. Turn left at Old Hwy 5 and travel 1.5 miles. Turn right onto 382 West (Conoco/Greens Country Store). Travel 3.7 miles west of Old Hwy 5 and our entrance will greet you on the left.