Nature Makes It Beautiful. We Make It Home.

By on September 29, 2017

Covered Bridge Estates welcomes Apple Festival guests to this professionally planned, gated community featuring 1-3 acre wooded home sites and contemporary craftsman construction.

Contemporary Craftsman Construction

Let the journey begin in the tranquil mountain setting of craftsman-style homes at Covered Bridge Estates in Ellijay, Georgia. This private gated community, nestled at the base of the Appalachian Mountains, features elegant interiors and quality construction, modern floor plans that boast top-of-the-line finishes and timeless beauty.

Mountain homes have been popular for years as retirement or vacation homes. Covered Bridge Estates homes feature rustic stone work and covered porches, vaulted ceilings, exposed beams, grand master suites and well-appointed baths on wooded home sites of 1 to 3 acres. Technology and conservation is the huge driving force behind the design of our “contemporary rustic” approach. Lighting a cozy fire happens with the push of a button, enjoy morning cappuccino from a built-in coffee bar, floors are heated with radiant heat systems so your feet stay toasty warm and living areas are filled with music from a state-of-the-art surround sound system.

Tranquil Luxury Living

Experience luxury living in a superior planned community offering protective covenants and underground utilities, along with low HOA dues and sound HOA reserves. Welcoming numerous new neighbors to our community over the summer, four additional homes are underway and will be ready Winter 2018. If you’ve been waiting, don’t miss the special incentives available only through Fall 2017.

The professional team at Covered Bridge Estates can provide assistance to make your mountain dream home a reality. Our preferred builder, Brown Haven Homes, along with experienced interior designers and architects, assures the finest of construction quality and design of homes in Covered Bridge Estates. Brown Haven Homes has a new office and design center near Covered Bridge Estates, so please call us to schedule an appointment to meet with a Brown Haven Homes representative.

Why Covered Bridge Estates

Log home living is a treat for some, but a barrage of unpleasant surprises for those unprepared for their quirks and maintenance needs of this type of construction. From critters and pests, to annual maintenance and elevated insurance costs, our craftsman-style homes offer a welcomed alternative and provide for a low maintenance option to log home construction.
With easy access from the busy city life of Atlanta, and boasting superior beauty, outstanding recreation, quality construction and a strong sense of community – for the outdoor adventurers, wine enthusiasts, foodies and nature seekers, discover the best of small town charm and natural abundance.

Gilmer County Georgia provides a refreshing peaceful way of life; yet is filled with culture and southern charm. Home to Historic Downtown Ellijay, take in the fresh mountain air, visit the Tabor House Historical Society Museum, or immerse yourself in area festivals and wineries. The nearby Gilmer County airport provides easy access to private aircraft owners.

Adventure & Recreation

From here, take advantage of the incredible recreation options, including fishing, swimming, hiking, biking, golfing, kayaking, and boating. Enjoy nearby waterfalls and nature trails, such as Amicalola Falls, Appalachian Trails, Chattahoochee National Forest and Carter’s Lake. You will also find plenty of shopping, dining, festivals, and local vineyards to explore.

Georgia Apple Festival & Apple Arts – The biggest event of the year, the Georgia Apple Festival Arts & Crafts Show is one of the largest and most well-attended festivals in Georgia. Apple Arts, in historic downtown Ellijay, accompanies the Apple Festival and takes place in the square near shops and restaurants.

Whitepath Golf Course – North Georgia’s hidden gem is a public golf course located 5 miles north of Ellijay.

River Park – Along the Coosawattee River, and home to the Veterans Memorial Bridge & Garden, along with a three-quarter mile walking track, picnic areas, tennis courts, exercise stations and playground.

Fruitful Exploration

North Georgia is experiencing a robust winery renaissance, with over a dozen producing wineries. Indulge in a wine tasting, in a chocolate glass, at Chatueau Meichtry Winery and Vineyard, or experience Engelheim and Cartecay Vineyards. Most local vineyards host live music and tasting events weekly. For a unique experience, spend the day at Mercier Orchards and take in the sights and smells of an active apple orchard.

For more information or to schedule an appointment contact :

Kylie Jackson
(706) 669-4177

Covered Bridge Estates
90 Bridge Road
Ellijay, Georgia 30540

Highway 5/515 in Ellijay: From the North turn right, from the South turn left onto Howard
Simmons Road. Travel ½ mile — turn left on to Old Hwy 5 and travel 1.5 miles. Turn right onto 382 West and travel 3.7 miles. Our entrance will greet you on the left.