Ideally poised so you can pursue the fine art of “living your best life,” The Overlook at Old Atlanta is situated near the banks of the Chattahoochee and the shores of Lake Lanier. Its location between I-85 and GA 400 provide a thoroughfare to adventure, with the North Georgia Mountains to the north and Downtown Atlanta to the south.
But there’s no need to travel far in search of fun. Perfect your golf swing with several prestigious country clubs nearby, including St. Marlo Country Club, Canongate at Olde Atlanta Golf Club, Bear’s Best Atlanta Golf Club, The River Club and Laurel Springs Golf Course. Bike, jog or simply stroll the walking trails in scenic Settles Bridge and Sims Lake Parks. Adventurers and anglers alike will love the community’s proximity to Chattahoochee Pointe Park, with its 3-mile-long soft surface walking trail, picnic pavilions, 18-hole disc golf course, playground and Chattahoochee River access.
For adventures of a different sort, Suwanee’s vibrant Town Center boasts a charming collection of restaurants and shops around a sprawling town green that boasts an amphitheater for outdoor concerts, splash fountain for the grandkids and a regular rotation of big draw events. Overlook at Old Atlanta residents also enjoy convenience to the shops and restaurants of The Collection at Forsyth, Northpoint Mall and Avalon to theWest and The Mall of Georgia to the East.
Additional benefits to the positioning of this remarkable active adult community include low Forsyth County taxes and proximity to the award-winning Emory at Johns Creek and Northside-Forsyth Hospitals.
Aptly named The Overlook for the tremendous views offered at every turn, this private, gated 55+ community is tucked away off Old Atlanta Road at the heart of the best that the Cities of Suwanee and Johns Creek have to offer. Of course, with amenities like these, it’s easy to stay put as neighbors become lifelong friends in the pursuit of common interests.
Enjoy lounging poolside or get in a few laps before breakfast. Get your hands dirty in the community garden. Practice your volley on one of two lighted tennis courts that serve double duty as pickleball courts. Take your fur baby for a playdate at the dog park. Or visit the social hub of the community in the professionally decorated clubhouse that comes complete with a catering kitchen, fireplace, exercise room, meeting and gathering rooms, and an expansive front veranda for rocking your cares away on a summer breeze.
Landscape maintenance included in HOA dues ensures that the streetscapes remain pristine, as beautiful four-side brick homes dot each sidewalk-lined street. At the edge of the community, a picturesque walking trail connects The Overlook at Old Atlanta to the Chattahoochee Pointe Nature Trail.
Just inside each brick façade, Southwyck Homes delivers its signature tribute to luxury and livability with four master on the main floor plans that boast 3 to 4 bedrooms and a wealth of sought-after features.
Main levels showcase 10’ ceilings, hardwood flooring, 4’ crown molding and showplace kitchens with granite countertops, double ovens, stainless steel appliances – perfect for honing your culinary talents. As with all Southwyck Homes communities, there is an emphasis on energy efficiency that includes low E single hung double paned insulated glass windows, zoned gas heating and electric central air with programmable thermostats on each floor, and quick-recovery 50-gallon gas water heaters with recirculating pump.
While there is a focus on one-story living, each floor plan at The Overlook offers an upper level with a third bedroom and a bonus – which can be converted to a fourth bedroom for the couple who loves to entertain overnight guests. Living spaces are not limited to the indoor salon. Each Overlook plan comes complete with a covered patio, with the option to enclose as a screened porch or sunroom.