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Redone 1940s cottage in Southwest Atlanta called ‘stunning,’ discounted to $319K

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The three-bedroom house near Cascade has a new floorplan and woods in the backyard

A white home on a hill with green grass in front.
The now-perky facade at 1182 Chatham Avenue SW.
Homesnap/The Real Estate Gallery of Georgia; photos courtesy of Tommy Williams

This latest reimagining of older housing stock in the Cascade area had two things in mind, per its marketers: openness and warmth.

The 1940 three-bedroom was taken down to its studs and expanded, resulting in a “stunning” reno that fuses formal and chill spaces, all leading to a back deck that overlooks serene woods.

It listed with Homesnap in early January for $329,000 and more recently underwent a $10,000 price chop.

Of roughly a half-dozen houses priced north of $300,000 in the neighborhood, it’s the cheapest, but also among the smallest. All but two of those listings have undergone price reductions.

A white living room space with a fireplace.
Off a small porch and into the living room.

Beyond an array of patios and pad parking, perks on Chatham Avenue include a marble-encased fireplace in the living room, self-closing cabinets and granite in the new kitchen, a master bedroom with nice views, and a bunker-like basement for storage. The square footage is clocked at 1,561.

The listing also notes that a four-camera security system comes with, and that 100 percent financing is available.

In marketing materials, everything from the Lee+White district and Tyler Perry Studios (10 minutes) and downtown and the airport (15 minutes) are cited as proximate attractions.

In conclusion, the listing advises: “Don’t let this one get away!”

A white living room with a ceiling fan overhead.
The new layout.
A large white kitchen with granite countertops and wood.
Entries off two patios lead into the open floorplan kitchen.
A blue and white bathroom with hexagonal flooring.
One of two redone, full bathrooms.
A master bedroom with digital furnishings including a plant and gray bed.
Master bedroom with hypothetical furnishings.
A wooden deck with white walls.
French doors to the back deck.
A patio and parking pad beside a white house.
The side-parking and patio situation.