Homes in Ellard in Alpharetta range in style from Colonial to Victorian, and are reminiscent of historic Southeastern cities such as Charleston. They have charming porches and verandas, which overlook beautiful tree-lined sidewalks and the community offers 24-hour security. The neighborhood’s Georgian style clubhouse sits behind the Conservatory Park and features a full kitchen, swimming pool, gazebo, grill, large screen TV, large stone fireplaces, stone grotto with showers and changing rooms, and space for various social and business gatherings. There are also two lighted tennis courts, a fitness center, and a state-of-the-art playground in Ellard in Alpharetta.
Green space and preservation is important at Ellard in Alpharetta and the twelve acre park inside the neighborhood is proof of this. After walking the various nature trails, you and your family can enjoy a picnic next to the Chattahoochee River. If you’re lucky, you might just see a few deer cross your path or even find a musket ball or other historic relic from a Civil War battle that was fought in the area.
Ellard in Alpharetta even has its own “Mercantile Exchange.” From unique restaurants to services such as physical therapists and dry cleaners, the Mercantile Exchange looks like a historic village, but it provides both residents and visitors with modern services. As a matter of fact, the Ellard Village and Mercantile Exchange has become quite popular amongst Alpharetta and Roswell residents who live outside of the neighborhood.
The entrance to Ellard in Alpharetta is located on Holcomb Bridge Road and is just minutes from Georgia 400, making it an easy commute to Atlanta. Children living in the neighborhood have access to prestigious private schools and excellent North Fulton County public schools, including River Eves Elementary School, Holcomb Bridge Middle School, and Centennial High School. View Alpharetta school reports here. If you are looking for old-world charm in the middle of one of the biggest metro areas in the country, consider a home in Ellard in Alpharetta.
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