Price Reduction - Fixer Upper
215 Hartwell Rd Lavonia, GA
$ 995,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#8860244
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyFRANKLIN
  • CityLavonia
  • AreaFrkn
  • Zip30553
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1895
  • Taxes8950
  • Price$ 995,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage5200
  • Lot Size20.54 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Elizabeth Cheek with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties.
Data Source:
Georgia Multiple Listing Service
Property Description

This park like property comprises the residence, carriage house, a converted brick power plant, 2-story barn and acreage for your children and pets to wander. The Colonial Revival-style house is the former home of Governor S. Ernest Vandiver, Jr. Built in the tradition of the early 20th century, it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The aesthetic beauty of the historic home is magnetic, as its' unrivaled architecture has withstood the test of time. It has approximately 5,200 sq ft of living space including large spaces for entertaining. Though modernized throughout the years to be completely enjoyable, the home has retained its old Southern appearance, its charm of being lived in and treasured completely. The new homeowner has the potential to build upon one of Georgia's most iconic and historically significant residences with their own unique vision.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Lavonia Elementary School Franklin County Middle School Franklin County High School
Price History
9/20/2020 Listed $1,200,000
4/24/2021 18% - $995,000

General Features

Accessibility Elevator Acc Wheelchair
Amenities Sidewalks
Basement Partial, Slab/None
Beds 4
Class Single Family Detached
Construction Wood Siding
Construction Status Resale
Cooling Ceiling Fan, Central
Cooling Source Electric
Elementary School Lavonia
Energy Related None
Fireplaces 2
Full Baths 3
Heating Central
Heating Source Gas
High School Franklin County
Interior Features Bookcases, Cable TV Connections, Ceilings 9 Ft Plus, Double Vanity, Gas Logs, Hardwood Floors, Tile Bath, Tile Floors, Walk-in Closet
Listing Area FRKN
Middle School Franklin County
Ownership Fee Simple
Possible Financing Cash, Conventional
Price Per Sq Ft 191.35
Roof Other (See Remarks)
Rooms Dining Room Seats 12+, DR - Separate, Family Room, Library/Office, LR Separate, Rec Room
Showing Instructions Appointment Agent, Call Agent Only
Special Conditions As Is, Historic
Status Active
Status Active
Stories 2 Stories
Style Colonial
Subdivision None
Tax Year 2020
Taxes 8950
Type Single Family Detached
Year Built 1895

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished 5200
Baf Main 1
Baf Upper 2
Br Upper 4
Fireplace Location In Great/Family Room, In Living Room
Kitchen Equipment Dishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Refrigerator
Kitchen/breakfast Country Kitchen, Solid Surface Counters
Laundry Location Kitchen Area
Total Finished Area 5200

Exterior Features

Acreage Source Owner/Seller
Exterior Screen Porch
Lot Description Level Lot, Open Land, Private Backyard, Wooded
Lot Size 20-50 Acres
Lot Size Area 20.54
Openparking 3 Car Or More, Carport
Water/Sewer Public Water, Sewer Connected


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 30553

AVG $610K
AVG $3,588
AVG 68
Year Built
AVG 1975

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