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Explore This Historic Neel Reid Home

By Lauren Finney Harden | October 2, 2020 | Home & Real Estate Home & Real Estate

A Neel Reid home is ready for its next residents.

001originalprint3841x2561failed.jpgThe historic home commands attention on Springdale Road

Built in 1918 for William Candler, the youngest son of Coca-Cola scion Asa Candler, Rest Haven is the best of both worlds for buyers looking for a historic property with modern conveniences. Historical details abound, including a grand staircase and a plaque announcing the home’s original owner. Twelve-foot ceilings on the main floor, coupled with a formal living and dining room, offer a dramatic entry into the home while nodding to its past. A separate three-car garage with a carriage house and a porte-cochere are a juxtaposition demonstrating the home’s simultaneous history and progress. It boasts five bedrooms and 5 ½ baths over 7,000 square feet and is ideal for family living. “The large open kitchen and family room opens to a spacious loggia, and the dining room has a large covered terrace, perfect for outdoor dining,” says listing Realtor Jim Getzinger. “It’s such a great blend of the original historic charm combined with today’s modern features.” The 2 acres also offer plenty of room for a pool and pool house. $3,595,000, 940 Springdale Road,

005originalprint3840x2560failed.jpgone of the living spaces. Says listing Realtor Jim Getzinger, “This home is ideal for anyone looking for complete privacy... it’s the perfect private oasis.”

Photography by: courtesy of Jim Getzinger & Co.