Barrow Downs Homes For Sale – Alpharetta, GA
Search below to see all of the new Barrow Downshomes for sale in Alpharetta, Georgia! Located off Rucker Road just west of downtown Alpharetta, Barrow Downs is a desirable wooded subdivision made up of 35 beautiful single family luxury homes. Homeowners in Barrow Downs enjoy living a quiet and relaxed lifestyle without sacrificing proximity to the livelier parts of the city.
For more information on Barrow Downs real estate for sale, or to schedule a private home showing, call your Alpharetta, Georgia real estate specialists – Mark Spain Real Estate at (770) 886-9000. Barrow Downs Community Information
One of the first things buyers will notice about Barrow Downs is its tranquil ambiance. With most sitting on at least half an acre, homes in Barrow Downs feel more secluded than they actually are and are perfect for those looking for a quiet spot not too far from downtown. These homes are in the traditional style and have beautiful brick exteriors that give the homes plenty of character, with the surrounding natural setting adding more to their charm. Most were built in the mid-1980s and have been well-maintained since construction, many having gone through various upgrades and renovations that give these classic homes a still brand-new feel. A typical home in Barrow Downs has four to five bedrooms, with an average list price of around $375,000.
Amenities Near Barrow Downs
To the left of the subdivision is a wonderful business park along the intersection of Crabapple and Houze Road. This area makes life for Barrow Downs very easy, with no resident having to go more than a mile away for anything they would need. There are four grocery stores in the area: Publix, Silos Corner Market Center, North Farm Market Place, and a Kroger, which is housed within Crabapple Shopping Center. Those who miss fitness amenities found in other subdivisions will be happy to know that One Life Fitness Atlanta is a 15-minute walk away. There are also more than a handful of restaurants in the area, such as Starbucks, McDonald’s and Crabapple Tavern.
Barrow Downs Area Schools
Schools serving Barrow Downs are:
- Elementary: Hembree Springs Elementary School
- Middle: Elkins Pointe Middle School
- High: Milton High School
Milton High School boasts of having the finest teachers not only in GA, but in the nation – Newsweek named Milton High in 2009 as being one of the top-ranking high schools in the nation. The school prides itself in upholding high standards that are key to unlocking its students’ potential. Built in 1921, Milton High continues to keep up with the times and continue its tradition of excellence for almost a century. The school enrolls around 2,000 students and has a student to teacher ratio of eighteen students for every teacher.