Behind a white-picket fence and fanciful, fitting wrought-iron gate, this 2002 bungalow on Cabbagetown’s Pickett Street has the feel of a much older residence—and the spunk of the neighborhood it calls home.
Clad in a bright blue that previews bold colors within, the four-bedroom, two and a half bathroom dwelling stands a lime’s throw from Agave restaurant and the cafes of Carroll Street.
That location—coupled with park proximity and the Beltline leg that’s blocks away—contributes to the outstanding 87 WalkScore, indicative of a “Very Walkable” status that’s rare for most single-family neighborhoods.
Last sold for $344,000 in the spring of 2014, the property’s current ride on the market began in late August at $695,000, and has trickled downward in the three months since.
Per that listing, the interior designer owner recently updated the home, lending a few surprises beyond lively paint choices.
Property records peg the square footage at 2,395. Living space continues with a back deck above a somewhat rare, spacious parking pad.
It’s C-town’s priciest available house right now, although others of similar style are under contract for more.