Tucked away along quiet, tree-lined Sycamore Street in historic Downtown Decatur, this beautiful, rambling Victorian manor is within easy walking distance of everything Decatur has to offer.
The asking price for this property is $1,189,000.
Built in 1904, 627 Sycamore Street is a timeless vision of elegance and exquisite craftsmanship. The property is brimming over with vintage charm inside and out, with turn-of-the-century detailing gracing its four bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms.
The home offers plenty of room for a family to grow. With a floor area of 4,319 sq. ft., it sits on a lush, tree-shaded half-acre lot that provides a comforting sense of seclusion and privacy. Rooms have big windows and high ceilings, giving the home a wonderfully light and airy feel.
Step up to an idyllic wraparound porch, which comes with a classic porch swing, offering endless possibilities for outdoor leisure.
Come inside and be welcomed by a parlor entryway with original fir millwork. Soaring twelve-foot ceilings, large windows, and gorgeous heart-pine floors provide an immediate feeling of space and tranquility.
Areas are divided by classically detailed wood entryways and sliding doors with muted brass furnishings.
To the right is a formal living area that looks out on the porch and adjoins a beautiful library. Each has a custom fireplace, and the many windows and spacious entryways allow natural light to flow into each room while offering great views of the lush trees outside.
The light-filled main family area is located at the back of the house. Surrounded by tall windows it encompasses the kitchen with a breakfast area, a dining area, and an office nook.
The kitchen comes fully furnished with state-of-the-art stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and beautiful matching heart-pine wood cabinetry.
Just beyond the family room and kitchen, step out onto a screened porch with plenty of space for dining, lounging, and entertaining.
The porch leads to a fenced backyard and pool with a brick patio as well as a beautiful Italian garden featuring palm and cypress trees. You’ll also find an outdoor shower.
Upstairs, the oculus window seen from the front is in the northeast-facing bedroom.
The spacious master retreat offers his and her closets as well as a bright elegantly appointed bathroom with separate glass showers, an exquisite garden tub, and stylish brass and stainless steel finishes.
The master suite also boasts its own private balcony, which overlooks the stunning forty-foot lap pool.
A two-car carport and one-car garage with workshop complete this in-town oasis.
627 Sycamore Street features an impressive WalkScore of 79/100. Its central location means you’ll have easy access to Decatur’s wide array of amenities as well as to nearby public transportation options.
You’re no more than a ten-minute walk away from the heart of town. Head south and you’ll hit East College Avenue and the shops, pubs, and restaurants at East Decatur Station. Head north if you’re dropping off the kids at Glennwood Elementary along East Ponce de Leon Avenue. Go west and you’ll find yourself at vibrant Decatur Square and its restaurants, shops, museums, and more.